Mile Highlights: Shows announced/on sale this week, local radio playlists and top local sellers
Here's what's good in the Mile High City this week. On the concert front: Peter Gabriel and Widespread Panic are coming to Red Rocks in June, while Sade is due at the Pepsi Center in August. Meanwhile on local radio, My Body Sings Electric, Pacific Pride, the Sunshine House and String Cheese Incident got spins. And finally, the Strokes, Chris Brown, Willie Wright and OFF! topped the charts at our local record stores. Click through for a full rundown.
Widespread Panic returns to Red Rocks for another three-night run that kicks off on Friday, June 24 and runs through Sunday, June 26. Panic's tour this summer marks the band's 25th anniversary. Tickets ($47.50) for this one go on sale on Friday, April 1.
Peter Gabriel will visit Red Rocks on Monday, June 13 as part of 12-city North American tour with the New Blood Orchestra. Gabriel will be digging into classics but re-interpreted with the orchestra. Reserved tickets ($54.50-$149.50) go on sale Monday, April 4 at 10 a.m.
Sade, who is releasing the 28-track two disc setThe Ultimate Collection in May, teams up with John Legend at the Pepsi Center on Thursday, August 11. Reserved tickets ($49.50-$149.50) go on sale Saturday, April 2 at 10 a.m.
Here's a rundown of other recently added shows that are either on sale now or go on sale this week.
"It's Always Sunny in Colorado": Thu., April 28, 8 & 10:30 p.m., $8/$10.
Noah and the Whale: Sat., June 4, 9 p.m., $15/$17.
Slammin' Salmon: Fundraiser for Mejia for Mayor: With the Pamlico Sound, the Atoll, and Suzanna Champion and the Delivery, Wed., April 13, 7 p.m., $10/$22.
eTown with Arlo Guthrie & Reed Foehl: Wed., April 20, 7 p.m., $22.
Umphrey's McGee: Mon., July 4, 8 p.m.
Owl City: With Mat Kearney and Unwed Sailor, Sun., June 12, 6 p.m., $25/$28.
Pretty Lights: Fri., Aug. 12, 7 p.m., $37.50.
Statewide Emergency: With the Photo Atlas and West Water Outlaws, Sat., May 28, 8:30 p.m., $8/$10.
Cormeal: Sat., May 7, 8:30 p.m., $12.50/$15.
The Pharcyde: With Hypnautic and Tef, Fri., April 29.
Invesco Field at Mile High
Vans Warped Tour: With Against Me!, Less Than Jake, Relient K, August Burns Red, Asking Alexandra, the Devil Wears Prada, A Day to Remember, Attack Attack!, Gym Class Heroes and more, Fri., Aug. 5, noon, $34.50.
Dax Riggs: Fri., June 24, $12/$15.
Young Widows: Fri., June 3.
Sade: With John Legend, Thu., Aug. 11, 7:30 p.m., $49.50-$149.50.
Pikes Peak Center
Steve Martin & the Steep Canyon Rangers: Fri., July 29, 8 p.m., $39.50-$59.50.
The Temptations: Fri., May 6.
Jimmie Van Zant: Fri., April 29.
Red Rocks Amphitheatre
311: With Sublime with Rome, Tue., Aug. 16.
Peter Gabriel: Featuring Gabriel classics arranged With the New Blood Orchestra, Mon., June 13, 8 p.m., $54.50-$149.50.
My Morning Jacket: With Amos Lee, Thu., Aug. 4, 7:30 p.m., $36.50-$43.50.
Pretty Lights: With Skream, Big Krit, Micheal Menert and Gramatik, Sat., Aug. 13, 6:30 p.m., $37.50.
Steve Miller Band: With Buddy Guy, Sat., July 23, 7:30 p.m., $54.50-$64.50.
Thievery Corporation: With Ghostland Observatory, Sun., Aug. 14, 6:30 p.m., $42.50.
Widespread Panic: June 24-26, 7 p.m., $47.50.
Soiled Dove Underground
Ryan Shupe & the Rubber Band: Thu., June 2.
Click through for a rundown of local radio show playlists