New shows: Foxygen, Heavyweight Dub Champion and Salt-N-Pepa
Foxygen is returning to Denver for a headlining date at the Bluebird Theater on Tuesday, September 24. Tickets for the show go on sale this Saturday, July 6, at 10 a.m. Keep reading to see what other shows are on sale this week, plus a rundown of local radio playlists and the top album sales locally.
Heavyweight Dub Champion returns to the area for a date at the Fox Theatre on Thursday, July 25, with Liberation Movement, Temple Step Project, Sasha Rose and 21 Dread. Tickets ($10-$12) are on sale now.
After headlining Jammin' 101.5's 'Twas the Jam Before Christmas a few years ago, Salt-N-Pepa are making their way back to the Mile High City for a show at Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom this fall. Tickets for the Friday, October 18, date ($30-$35) are on sale now.
Boy: Fri., Oct. 18, 9 p.m., $15/$20.
Foxygen: Tue., Sept. 24, 8 p.m., $15/$18.
Petals of Spain (CD release): With Rachel & the Kings, Megan Burtt & the Cure for Love, the Lindsey Saunders Band, Fri., Aug. 30, 8 p.m., $10/$15.
Westword Music Showcase Awards Ceremony: Featuring Mile High Soul Club, Wed., July 17, 8:30 p.m., free.
Colorado Brazil Fest Finale Show: Sat., Aug. 3, 6 p.m., $18.
A Live One (Phish tribute): Thu., Aug. 8, 8:30 p.m., $8/$10.
CERVANTES' MASTERPIECE BALLROOM
Iron Horse: Performing Pickin' On Zeppelin and Best Of Pickin' On with very special guests, Fri., Oct. 4, $15/$20.
Late Night Radio: With Marvel Years, Artifakts, Krooked Drivers and more, Thu., Aug. 15, $10.
The New Mastersounds: Fri., Aug. 23; Sat., Aug. 24, $20/$25.
Phish Pre-Party: With This Must Be The Band (Talking Heads tribute) and SHEL, Thu., Aug. 29, $5-$15.
Rebirth Brass Band: Thu., Sept. 12, $15/$20.
Remembering Mikey: A celebration of the music, memory and spirit of Michael Houser featuring Sam Holt, Tori Pater, Eric Martinez, Spanky McCluer and Andy Clapp, Roster McCabe and Don't Stop Please, Sat., Aug. 10, $10/$15.
Salt-n-Pepa: Fri., Oct. 18, $30/$35.
CERVANTES' OTHER SIDE
Fortunate Youth: With Through the Roots, Sat., Aug. 10, $10/$12.
Nigel Hall: With the Congress and Paa Kow's By All Means Band, Sat., Aug. 3, $10/$15.
Pickin' on the Dead: A bluegrass tribute to the music of The Grateful Dead featuring members of Dead Phish Orchestra and very special guests, Thu., Sept. 12, free-$10.
Snarky Puppy: Sat., Sept. 14; Sun., Sept. 15, $18-$20/2-dau pass $30.
Gravity A & MILMA: With Hot Licks, Sat., Aug. 10, 8:30 p.m., $9/$11.
Heavyweight Dub Champion: With Liberation Movement, Temple Step Project, Sasha Rose and 21 Dread, Thu., July 25, 8:30 p.m., $10/$12.
Nadis Warriors: With Eminence Ensemble, Thu., Sept. 5, 8:30 p.m., $10/$12.
Sound Remedy: With Lazerdisk Party Sex and Kommon Interests, Mon., Sept. 2, 8:30 p.m., $12/$14.
Tycho: With Beacon, Mon., Nov. 4, 9 p.m., $20/$22.
Spare Parts Battle of the Bands: Sun., Aug. 18, 6:30 p.m., $10.
Broncho: With Mozes & the Firstborn, Tue., Aug. 27, 9 p.m., $10/$13.
The Epilogues (BBQ show): Sun., Aug. 25, 1 p.m., $10/$15.
Soft Metals: Fri., Aug. 2, 9 p.m., $10-$12.
Titus Andronicus: Wed., Sept. 18, $14/$16.
Ænimus: With Sisyphean Conscience, Dissonance In Design, Harvest the Murdered, Thu., Sept. 5, $8.
The Technicolors: Sat., Sept. 7, 8 p.m., $10/$12.
Whirr: With Nothing, Fri., Aug. 23, 7 p.m., $8/$10.
MOON ROOM AT THE SUMMIT MUSIC HALL
Casket Crew: With Vital Malice, Draugar, Thu., July 18, 8 p.m., $5.
Straight Outta Luck: With Holley 750, Thu., July 25, 8 p.m., $5.
Strategem: Sat., July 20, 8 p.m., $5.