Concert Reviews

Macklemore at the Ogden Theatre, 12/6/12


All Macklemore has to do is pose dramatically to induce the same frenzied reaction from an audience that a slightly lesser MC would draw with their signature song. Granted, a very sizable portion of his Denver audience comprised easily riled high school girls, but that should truly take nothing away from the fact that the stories he tells are utterly compelling, and his performance at the Ogden was not one iota short of exhilarating. His stories are deeply personal, universally relatable and delivered with such poignancy that it becomes impossible not to be moved.

See also: - Slide show: Macklemore and fans at the Ogden - Macklemore on what rap album he'd take with him on the mothership - Macklemore on taking his time to put out something he's truly proud of." - Winter on the Rocks: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Major Lazer, the Grouch & Eligh

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Noah Hubbell