Red Rocks Amphitheatre | Morrison, Colorado
Red Rocks presents, a limited capacity event, Diplo with Sidepiece at Red Rocks Amphitheater on Thursday, May 13th 2021. The EDM dinosaur Diplodocus will be joined by his old friends and EDM masters themselves, Sidepiece, for an enchanting, music filled night deep in the Red Rocks of Colorado. This limited capacity event of only 2500 fans is going to be super intimate so if Diplo and Sidepiece is the thing to get your feet moving and your body jumping, then reserve your space amongst the rocks now for an EDM experience that you do not want to miss.
Three-time Grammy Award winner, Diplo, otherwise known as Diplodocus, Wes Gully, or Wes Diplo, real name is Thomas Wesley Pentz. Diplo is the creator of the Hollertronix style of EDM, a super mash up of music styles such as dirty south, crunk and miami bass, influenced by American Southern Gothic and other southern literature. Additionally, world music is a strong musical influence on Diplo, especially baile funk which he encountered whilst traveling in Brazil. Diplo is the co-creator and lead member of the electronic dancehall music project Major Lazer with DJs Walshy Fire and Ape Drums, a member of the supergroup LSD with Sia and Labrinth, a member of electronic duo Jack Ü with producer and DJ Skrillex, and a member of Silk City with Mark Ronson. Diplo has worked on many production and mixtape projects with many other pop artists, such as Gwen Stefani, Die Antwoord, Britney Spears, Madonna, Shakira, Beyoncé, Ellie Goulding, No Doubt, Justin Bieber, Usher, Snoop Dogg, Trippie Redd, Chris Brown, CL, G-Dragon, Bad Bunny, Joji, MØ and Poppy. Diplo has won Grammy Awards for the songs Where Are U Now, with Skrillex and Justin Bieber, and Electricity, with Mark Ronson and Dua Lipa. Best Electronic Album, Skrillex and Diplo Present Jack U, with Skrillex.