Mile Highlights: Denver/Boulder area concert news, local radio playlists and top album sales
Here's what's happening in music on the Front Range this week: On the concert front, shows Tech N9ne, Lucinda Williams and Jimmy Buffet were announced. On local radio specialty shows, Monroe Monroe, Air Dubai, Spires and Popcult all got some spins. Meanwhile, at our local record stores, new and recent releases from the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Lil Wayne, Beirut and Ry Cooder were among this week's top sellers. Click through for a complete rundown.
This Just In: New Concerts and On-sale Dates
Tech N9NE has hit the area so many times in the last few years, we're starting to think the Kansas City based rapper lives here. Last time he played the Fillmore, he packed the place and he'll back at the venue on Saturday, November 12 with Krizz Kaliko, Kutt Kalhoun, Jay Rock, Flawless and Denver's own BLKHRTS. Tickets ($32.50/$35) go on sale this Friday, September 9 at 10 a.m. Lucinda Williams will also be in town on Saturday, November 12 at the Paramount Theatre as part of KBCO's Holiday Concert Series. Tickets ($30.50-$45.50) go on sale Saturday, September 10 at 10 a.m. Finally, Jimmy Buffett & the Coral Reef Band will be at the Pepsi Center on Tuesday, October 18. Tickets go sale Monday, September 12 at 10 a.m.
Cavalera Conspiracy: Thu., Oct. 27.
Family Force 5: Tue., Nov. 8.
The Freddy Jones Band: Sat., Nov. 26.
Miami Horror: Thu., Nov. 3.
Peter Murphy: With She Wants Revenge, Mon., Nov. 28.
Slim Cessna's Auto Club: Dec. 30-31.
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue: Dec. 28-29, 8 p.m., $27-$32/2-day pass $54.
Tyler Ward & Crew: Wed., Nov. 23.
Anvil: Tue., Oct. 25.
Hollywood Undead and Asking Alexandria: With Borgore, We Came As Romans, D.R.U.G.S. and more, Fri., Nov. 4, 5:30 p.m., $29.50/$30.
Karl Denson's Tiny Universe: Performing the Rolling Stones' Sticky Fingers. With Rose Hill Drive performing The Who's Who's Next and Anders Osborne, Mon., Oct. 31, 7:30 p.m.
Lupe Fiasco: With Tinie Tempah and Sara Green, Fri., Oct. 7, 8 p.m., $34.50/$40.
Tech N9NE: With Krizz Kaliko, Kutt Kalhoun, Jay Rock, Flawless and BLKHRTS, Sat., Nov. 12, 8 p.m., $32.50/$35.
Drop the Lime: With 2Dubaii, Thu., Oct. 27.
The Sounds: With Natalia Kills and The Limousines, Wed., Oct. 19.
Jesse Sykes & the Sweet Hearafter: Fri., Nov. 25, $10.
Gringo Star: With Milagres, Thu., Oct. 20, $8/$10.
Arsis: Sun., Oct. 30.
Blessthefall: Sat., Nov. 19.
The Bouncing Souls: Nov. 2-5, $18-$20.
Reno Divorce: Sat., Oct. 29.
Senses Fail: Tue., Nov. 8.
Vast Black: With As Nations Rage, the Deceived and Morbid Sanctuary, Fri., Sept. 16, $8.
Yeah Great Fine: With Mr. Right and Popcult, Fri., Oct. 7.
Leftover Salmon: With Head for the Hills, Nov. 25-26, 8 p.m., $35.25.
Ministry: Sun., June 17, 8 p.m., $69.69-$110.
Lucinda Williams: Sat., Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m., $30.50-$45.50.
Jimmy Buffett & the Coral Reefer Band: Tue., Oct. 18, 8 p.m.
Dick Prall & Dave Tamkin: Thu., Oct. 13.
John Common & Blinding Flashes of Light: Sat., Sept. 24.
Stanley Jordan: Sat., Nov. 12.
Tommy Malone (of The Subdudes): Sat., Nov. 5.
Rich Robinson: Fri., Nov. 4, 8 p.m., $15/$20.
Steve Forbert: Thu., Nov. 3.
Anthrax: With Testament and Death Angel, Wed., Oct. 19, 7 p.m. Of Mice and Men: Sat., Nov. 5. Pierce the Veil: With Miss May I and LetLive, Sun., Dec. 11, $15/$17. Youth of Today: With DYS and Before We're Done, Thu., Nov. 10, 7 p.m., $16/$20.