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Afghan Whigs, Amanda Palmer, Aimee Mann and Seether lead this week's new shows

The Afghan Whigs return to Denver on Tuesday, October 30. Presale tickets on sale now. General on sale this Saturday, July 14.
The Afghan Whigs return to Denver on Tuesday, October 30. Presale tickets on sale now. General on sale this Saturday, July 14.
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Oh, man, what a fall we have to look forward to. Not only will the weather resemble the refreshing coolness we've been experiencing in the Mile High City for the past few days, but the shows on tap already are stupendous. This week's most exciting announcement has to be the Afghan Whigs, who return to Denver for the first time in at least a dozen years on the night before Halloween. New dates have also been announced featuring Amanda Palmer, Aimee Mann and more. Page down for the full rundown on those shows, as well as local radio playlists and the area's top album sellers.

Catch Amanda Palmer at the Gothic Theatre on Friday, September 21.
Catch Amanda Palmer at the Gothic Theatre on Friday, September 21.

Afghan Whigs, Amanda Palmer, Aimee Mann and Seether lead this week's new shows

We're currently tracking the playlists from a number of different shows, including KTCL's Locals Only*, The Colorado Sound, an independently produced show that is broadcast all over Colorado, and The Colorado Wave, which is syndicated on a number of stations across the country. Here's what the area's local-centric specialty radio shows were spinning this week. *Playlist not available this week.


LOCAL'S ONLY (KTCL)

7.08.12

Swayback - "What Death Cares About"

Pretty Sure - "One Eyed Woman"

Something Underground - "It All Comes Down to Love"

Be Brave - "Medicine for Mistakes"

Hydrogen Skyline - "Monosphere"

Centennial - "You Don't Get to Say"

Bare Bones - "Hope & Feather"

Ashtree - "I'm Sure"

Shoot to Please - "Sleep Alone"

T-Shirts 4 Tomorrow - "Nights on the Roof"

Mister Mistress - "Nobody Moves (Just Like You)"

Kinetix - "Mr Sinister (live)"

THE COLORADO SOUND

07.07.12

Firefall - "Mexico"

Nathen Maxwell & the Original Bunny Gang - "Working for the Man"

Katie Herzig - "Best Day of Your Life"

Places - "Honesty"

My Body Sings Electric - "Rings"

The Congress - "Minutes"

The Raven and the Writing Desk - "Tiny Terrors"

Bad Weather California - "I'll Reach Out My Hand"

Rose Hill Drive - "Speed Dial"

Jekylls - "You're Probably Right"

Flash Cadillac - "Good Times Rock & Roll"

Otis Taylor - "I Can See You're Lying"

Big Head Todd & The Monsters - "Broken Hearted Savior"

Jim Stranahan - "Upside Down and All Around"

Earth, Wind & Fire - "Reasons"

Hazel Miller Band - "Spider Web"

Head for The Hills - "One Foot In the Grave"

Oakhurst - "I'll Be Alright"

Fierce Bad Rabbit - "Rich Man"

Kinetix - "Can't Undo"

Le Divorce - "Under the Boxcars"

The Samples - "My Town"

Coles Whalen - "Beautiful Without Me"

Acoustic Junction - "Oh Me Oh My"

Chris Daniels - "Medical Marijuana"

Halden Wofford & the Hi Beams - "Hippie In My House"

Raincheck - "Shadow Valley"


THE COLORADO WAVE

07.09.12

Gregory J Bachman - "Positive Flow"

JP White - "Trailer Queen"

Breathing Eve - "Just Be"

Greg Nuebel - "Like Falling Through A Hole"

The Informants - "Stuck On You"

Reverend Zen - "Don't Try To Tell Me"

Kinch - "Rapture"

Angie Mattson - "Too Much"

Dan Dyer - "Stereosonic"

Ken K - "Give In To Love"

Beehive - "Pretty Little Thieves"

The Hollyfelds - "Stars At Night"



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Top Local Sellers - Albums & Downloads

Afghan Whigs, Amanda Palmer, Aimee Mann and Seether lead this week's new shows

Fiona Apple's The Idler... stayed at the top spot at Twist & Shout while Chris Brown's new release, Fortune, came in at number one at Independent Records, Die Antwoord's $O$ was first at Albums on the Hill and A Place to Bury Strangers Fortune came in first at Wax Trax.


ALBUMS ON THE HILL


01. Die Antwoord - $O$

02. Various Artists - Moonrise Kingdom Soundtrakc

03. Chris Daniels - Better Days

04. Pat Metheny - Unity Band

05. Langhorne Slim - Way We Move

06. Nile - At the Gate of Sethu

07. Thurston Moore - Demolished Thoughts

08. Regina Spektor - What We See From the Cheap Seats

09. Die Antwoord - Tension

10. Joe Walsh - Analog Man


INDEPENDENT RECORDS


01. Chris Brown - Fortune

02. MMG - Self Made V. 2

03. Usher - Looking 4 Myself

04. E-40 - Block Brochure Volumes 1, 2 &3

05. Linkin Park - Living Things

06. R. Kelly - Write Me Back

07. C-Bo - Orca

08. Drake - Take Care

09. Gotye - Making Mirrors

10. Curren$y - Stoned Immaculate


TWIST & SHOUT


01. Fiona Apple - Idler Wheel

02. Lumineers - Lumineers

03. Alabama Shakes - Boys & Girls

04. The Walkmen - Heaven

05. Jack White - Blunderbuss

06. Beachwood Sparks - Tarnished Gold

07. Neil Young - Americana

08. Metric - Synthetica

09. Alabama Shakes - Boys and Girls

10. Patti Smith - Banga


WAX TRAX


01. A Place to Bury Strangers - Worship

02. Ty Segall - Slaughterhouse

03. Beach House - Bloom

04. Tallest Man on the Earth - There's No Leaving Here

05. Off! - Off!

06. Smashing Pumpkins - Oceania

07. Bouncing Souls - Comet

08. Melvins Lite - Freak Puke

09. Liars - Wixiw

10. Big K.R.I.T. - Live From the Underground


BEATPORT.COM


01. Avicii, Lenny Kravitz - "Superlove" (original mix)

02. Steve Angello, Max Vangeli, AN21 - "H8RS" (original mix)

03. Nicky Romero, ZROQ - "WTF!?" (original club mix)

04. Lee Cabrera, Thomas Gold, DJ PP - "Shake It (Move a Little Closer)" (DJ PP 2012 Terrace mix)

05. Keane, Alesso - "Silenced by the Night" (Alesso remix)

06. EDX, John Williams - "Give It Up for the Love" (original mix)

07. Sander Van Doorn - "Nothing Inside" (original mix)

08. Basto - "I Rave You" (original mix)

09. Phunk Investigation - "Critical" (original mix)

10. Finnebassen - "Touching Me" (original mix)


RELATED LINKS


Angelo's

Black & Read

Atomic Records (formerly Cheapo Discs)

Vinyl Collective