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: Tyler, the Creator himself confirmed the two local Odd Future dates in October we mentioned, we also got word of the official onsale date for the three Ween shows we told you about, and learned Duran Duran is coming to the 1STBANK Center. On local radio, Gauntlet Hair, Pictureplane, Hollagramz and Bright Channel got some spins. Meanwhile, at our local record stores, Little Dragons, Kelly Rowland and Washed Out were this week's top sellers. Click through for a full rundown.
This Just In: New Concerts and On-sale Dates
As reported here last week, Odd Future, we've confirmed, is indeed coming to Colorado for one night at the Fox Theatre on Saturday, October 8, followed by a date at the Ogden Theatre the next night, Sunday, October 9. Tickets for the Fox ($25) and tickets for the Ogden ($25.75-$28) both go on sale this Saturday, August 6.
We also told you about a trio of dates Ween will be playing at the Fillmore Auditorium for New Year's weekend, beginning on Thursday, December 29 and culminating on Saturday, December 31. Tickets for the December 29 and 30 shows are $37.50 in advance and $40 at the door while the New Year's Eve show is $75 in advance and $80 at the door. There's also a three-day VIP ticket available for $250. Tickets go on sale Friday, August 5 at 10 a.m.
Finally, we've received word that Duran Duran is coming to the 1STBANK Center with Neon Trees on Tuesday, October 4. Reserved seats ($39.50-$125) go on sale on Friday, August 5 at 10 a.m.
The Boxer Rebellion: With Canon Blue, Wed., Nov. 2, 8 p.m., $15. Imelda May: Fri., Oct. 14. Mates of State: Sun., Nov. 13. Stephen Kellogg & the Sixers: With Jon McLaughlin and Graham Colton, Fri., Dec. 2.
eTown with Abigail Wiashburn and Jimmie Dale Gilmore & The Wronglers: Wed., Sept. 7, 6 p.m., $20. Poor Boyz Triple Threat Tour: Featuring the Grand Bizarre. With DJ Hathbanger and Daywalker, Tue., Oct. 4, 7 p.m., $14/$17. Rocky Mountain Grateful Dead Revue: Featuring Rob Eaton of Dark Star Orchestra, Fri., Aug. 26, $12.50.
Cecilo & Kapono: Thu., Sept. 8. Stones Throw 15th Anniversary Party: With Peanut Butter Wolf, Mayer Hawthorne and J Rocc, Fri., Aug. 26.
"Weird Al" Yankovic: Tue., Sept. 20, 7:30 p.m., $29.75-$49.75
The Airbone Toxic Event: Sun., Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m., $22.50/$25. Ween: Dec. 29-31, 9 p.m., $37.50-$80/VIP 3-day $250.
Blitzen Trapper: With Dawes, Mon., Nov. 7. The Magic Beans: With Eminence Ensemble and Technicolor Tone Factory, Sat., Aug. 27, 8:30 p.m. Alexi Murdoch: Wed., Oct. 26, 8:30 p.m., $20/$25. Murs: With Tabi Bonney, Ski Beatz & The Seneis, McKenzie Eddy, Sean O'Connell and Da$h, Sat., Nov. 5, 9 p.m., $18.50/$20. Odd Future: Sat., Oct. 8, 8:30 p.m., $25. OTT: Thu., Oct. 13, 9 p.m., $16.50/$20. Stephen Kellogg & the Sixers: With Jon McLaughlin and Graham Colton, Thu., Dec. 1, 7:30 p.m., $16/$18.
Tab Benoit: Sat., Nov. 5, 9 p.m., $20/$24. Nathaniel Rateliff: With Fairchildren, Fri., Nov. 25, 8 p.m., $15.
MC Type: Sat., Aug. 27. Devin Townsend: Sat., Oct. 22, 8 p.m., $15.
Michael Monroe: Wed., Oct. 12, $10/$12
Odd Future: Sun., Oct. 9, 9 p.m., $25.75-$28.
Zac Brown Band: Mon., Sept. 5, 7:30 p.m., $44.50-$59.50.
Guitar Masters: Featuring Andy McKee, Stephen Bennett and Antoine Dufour, Wed., Oct. 12. Shelby Lynne: Tue., Oct. 25. Over the Rhine: Oct. 6-7. Ian Tyson: Fri., Sept. 30.
The AP Tour: With Four Year Strong, Gallows, Title Fight, the Swellers and Sharks, Sat., Oct. 29, 6 p.m., $15. Down: Tue., Sept. 6, 7 p.m., $25