Concert Reviews

John Common and the Blinding Flashes of Light, The Knew at Mile High Music Festival, day two

John Common and the Blinding Flashes of Light, 1:15 p.m. on the Cougar Stage John Common and the Blinding Flashes of Light didn't let the early hour or the high temperatures derail their sense of decorum.

The band emerged for their early afternoon set decked in suits and dress wear, a touch that added a degree of formality and theatricality to their set. As far as the music, the group delivered a well-honed performance, one marked by the ensemble's trademark blend of soaring vocals, blues and folk structures and rich contours.

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