New Denver shows: String Cheese Incident, Blitzen Trapper, Buddy Guy, on sale this week
String Cheese Incident returns to the 1STBANK Center for a three-night New Year's run on Saturday, December 29, Sunday, December 30, and Tuesday, December 31. Tickets ($56-$80/three-day passes $180) go on sale this Saturday, September 7, at 10 a.m. Keep reading to see what other shows are on sale, what songs are being played on local radio and what's selling at local record stores.
Fresh off its appearance at this year's edition of Chipotle's Cultivate Festival, Blitzen Trapper is set to return to Denver for a gig at the Bluebird Theater on Friday, November 15, and tickets ($16/$20) go on sale Saturday, September 7, at 10 a.m.
Buddy Guy, who was also just recently recently in Denver for a date at Red Rocks with George Thorogood, is making his way back to Colorado for a show at the Boulder Theater, on Tuesday, November 12. Tickets ($39.50-$75) for this one are on sale now. Dr Ralph Stanley is also coming to the Boulder Theater on Friday, January 13, on his Man of Constant Sorrow Farewell Tour. Tickets ($30-$50) go on sale this Friday, September 6.
BELLY UP ASPEN
The Flaming Lips: Mon., Dec. 30; Tue., Dec. 31, $165-$675.
THE BLACK SHEEP
The Procussions (CD release): Sat., Nov. 2, 8 p.m., $8/$10.
Blitzen Trapper: Fri., Nov. 15, 9 p.m., $16/$20.
Cults: Wed., Nov. 20, $18/$20.
Jimkata: Thu., Nov. 21, 9 p.m., $10/$15.
Sleigh Bells: Wed., Oct. 23, 9 p.m., $25.50/$30.
Buddy Guy: With Tom Hambridge, Tue., Nov. 12, 7 p.m., $39.50-$75.
William Close & the Earth Harp: Wed., Dec. 18.
CERVANTES MASTERPIECE BALLROOM
The New Mastersounds: With Joey Porter's Vital Organ, $20-$25/2-day pass $30.
Shoe Shine 8.5: Featuring ?uestlove and MU$A, Sat., Oct. 5, $20-$30.
Sonic Blossom: Featuring Random Rab Live, the Werks, Kalya Scintilla, Desert Dwellers, Bird Of Prey and more, Fri., Oct. 11; Sat., Oct. 12, $30-$45
Zoogma: With Cosby Sweater, Sat., Oct. 26, $12/$15.
CERVANTES OTHER SIDE
Jet Life Tour: Featuring Young Roddy, Corner Boy P and Fiend. With Monstabeatz, Delasean and Russell Grande, Tue., Sept. 10, $12/$15.
Tatanka: With Jon Wayne & the Pain and Rudie Clash, Fri., Oct. 18, 9 p.m., $10/$12.
String Cheese Incident: Sat., Dec. 28, Sun, Dec. 29, Tue., Dec. 31, 7 p.m., $56-$80/3-day pass $180.
Future Rock: Wed., Oct. 23
Reno Divorce: With Wiredogs and Trade-ins, Fri., Nov. 1, 9 p.m., $10/$13.
900 lb. Girl-illa Cipher Showcase: With Koo Qua, Royalty, Bianca Mikahn, aprilFresh, Sat., Sept. 21, 8 p.m., $7/$10.
A Band of Orcs: With Vale of Pnath, Sun., Sept. 29, 7 p.m., $10.
Holy Grail: Wed., Nov. 13, $10.
Alejandro Escovedo & the Sensitive Boys: Fri., Nov. 22, 8 p.m., $20/$25.
Junior Brown: Thu., Dec. 12.
Kim Waters: Fri., Nov. 29.
Lucy Kaplansky: Sat., Oct. 26, 8 p.m., $16/$20.
I See Stars: With The Word Alive, Crown The Empire, Get Scared, Tue., Nov. 5, $18/$20.
Periphery: With Born Of Osiris, Dead Letter Circus, Twelve Foot Ninja, Sat., Nov. 2, 6 p.m., $18/$20.
Protest the Hero: With Architects, Wed., Nov. 27, 7 p.m., $16/$18.