Mile Highlights: This week's concert news, local radio playlists and top album sales
Here's what's good in the Mile High City this week: In concert news, TV on the Radio is slated to perform two nights at the Ogden in September, Furthur is making its way back to Colorado for three nights at Red Rocks and blink-182 and My Chemical Romance headline KTCL's Big Gig in September. On local radio, Gauntlet Hair, I'm with Her and the Sunshine House got some spins. Meanwhile, at our local record stores, Lady Gaga's Born This Way continued to sell well, and My Morning Jacket, Young Widows and Death Cab for Cutie all entered the charts. Click through for a full rundown.
This Just In: New Concerts and On-sale Dates
TV on the Radio, who canceled its Ogden Theatre show last April due to the death of bassist Gerald Smith, will be at the venue for a two-night stand on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 20 and 21. Broken Social Scene open both night. Tickets ($35/$40) go on sale Saturday, June 11 at 10 a.m.
Furthur, which features Grateful Dead's Phil Lesh and Bob Weir, return to the area again for a three-night stand at Red Rocks Amphitheatre from Friday, September 30 through Sunday, October 2. Tickets ($54.50-$59.50) go on sale Friday, June 10 at 10 a.m.
Blink-182 and My Chemical Romance will be at Comfort Dental Amphitheatre on Sunday, September 4 as part of Channel 93.3's Big Gig. Tickets ($25-$69) go on sale Saturday, June 11 at 10 a.m.
Badfish (Sublime tribute): With Pacific Dub, Wed., Oct. 12, 8 p.m., $15.50/$20. Cookie Monsta: Sat., Sept. 3, 9 p.m., $23-$25. The Dwarves: With Nashville Pussy, Fri., Sept. 23, 9 p.m., $18/$20. Electric Six: Fri., Sept. 30, 9 p.m., $15-$18. Got Bass Free Show: Fri., July 29, 8:30 p.m., $12.25. NiT GriT: Fri., Sept. 2, 9 p.m., $25/$30. Rebirth Brass Band: Thu., July 21, 8 p.m., $15/$20. William Topley: Fri., Sept. 9, 9 p.m., $32.50/$35. Yo Mamma's Big Fat Booty: Fri., Aug. 19, 9 p.m., $14/$15.
Bright Eyes: Tue., Aug. 9, 7:30 p.m., $30/$35
Channel 93.3's Big Gig: With Blink-182 and My Chemical Romance, Fri., Aug. 5, 7 p.m., $19-$63.
Badfish (Sublime tribute): Tue., Oct. 11, 9 p.m., $13.50/$16. The New Deal: Final Colorado performance, Sat., July 2, 11:30 p.m., $25. O.A.R.: With Kelley James, Sat., July 30, 7 p.m., $27.50. William Topley: Sat., Sept. 10, 9 p.m., $32.40/$35 Reggie Watts: Sun., Aug. 14, 8:30 p.m., $20/$22.50.
Official Bassnectar Late Night: Featuring Freq Nasty, Welder, Sidecar Tommy and David Satori (of Beats Antique), Raw Russ and Seed, Sat., June 18. Sundown Social (FKA Undercover): Fri., July 29. Tribal Seeds: Wed., Aug. 10.
Judy Collins: With Amy Speace. Benefit for Love Hope Strength, Fri., Sept. 16, 8 p.m., $45/$50
Cass McCombs: Fri., July 29.
Kittie: Wed., Sept. 21.
Stray From the Path: Sun., July 31.
Frank Turner: Fri., Oct. 7.
Lola Black: With Blister 66 (reunion). A remebrance for Kellie Highland McVay, Sat., July 16. Mira Loma & the Bad Vibes: Featuring members of the Netherfriends. With Tulip Wars, Wed., July 20. New Years Day: With It's Boys! and the Material, Thu., July 14. Slothpop: With Interstate Stash Express, Pealrs For Breakfast, Thu., July 7.
"Abraham Inc.": Featuring David Krakauer, Fred Wesley and Socalled, Sat., Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m. Brad Mehldau Trio: With Timothy Andres, piano, Fri., May 11, 7:30 p.m. Jane Monheit: Tue., Oct. 18, 7:30 p.m. Chucho Valdés & the Afro-Cuban Messengers: Tue., Feb. 14, 7:30 p.m.
Opeth: With Katatonia, Tue., Oct. 25, 8 p.m., $25. TV on the Radio: With Broken Social Scene, Sept. 20-21, 8 p.m., $35/$40.
Furthur: Sept. 30-Oct. 2, 7:30 p.m., $54.5-$59.50. Incubus: Wed., Aug. 17, 7:30 p.m., $54.50-$59.75.
Acoustic Alchemy: Sat., Oct. 8. Marion Meadows: Fri., Sept. 9. Kenny Passarelli & Friends: Fri., June 24. Spyro Gyra: Fri., Oct. 28.
Filter: With Saliva and ANew Revolution, Thu., July 21, 7 p.m., $20/$24. Kottonmouth Kings: With Kingspade, the Dirtball, Johnny Richter, D-Loc and DJ Bobby B, Mon., Aug. 15, 7 p.m., $20/$24. Kyuss: Tue., Oct. 4.
Butch Hancock: Fri., Aug. 19. Oakhurst: With Shannon McNally, Fri., July 1. Tuck & Patti: Sun., Sept. 18.