The grounds crew at Denver's Infinity Park had tidied up the rugby pitch, equipment-rental trailers were packed, and the clock had long since registered the party's official end, but MINI Takes the States Festival headliners Blues Traveler were being cheered back onstage for an encore. When the band returned, frontman John Popper launched into a harmonica-fueled version of "The Devil Went Down to Georgia" - with a lyrical twist on Charlie Daniels' fiddle classic, recasting the familiar tune as "The Devil Went Down to Denver."
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Roundup: MINI Takes the States Festival in Denver, Colorado
- August 23, 2010