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: Guns N' Roses is at 1STBANK Center in December, and in January, Wilco's at the Fillmore and the Jayhawks are due at the Ogden. Air Dubai, Gauntlet Hair, Ian Cooke and Jonny Barber & the Living Deads all got some spins on local radio. And new and recent releases from Chris Isaak, Ryan Adams, Five Finger Death Punch and Wild Flag were among this week's top sellers at our local record stores. Click through for a complete rundown.

Mile Highlights: Denver/Boulder area concert news, local radio playlists and top album sales

This Just In: New Concerts and On-sale Dates

As reported yesterday, Guns N' Roses will be at the 1STBANK Center on Sunday, December 11. General and reserved tickets ($49.50-$79.50) go on sale this Friday, October 28 at 10 a.m. Wilco, who is touring in support of its latest effort, The Whole Love, will be at the Fillmore Auditorium on Thursday, January 19. Tickets ($43) go on sale Saturday, October 29 at 10 a.m. The Jayhawks founding members Gary Louris and Mark Olson are back together again with new album, Mockingbird Time and a tour that brings them to the Ogden Theatre on Friday, January 27. Tickets ($29.50) go on sale Saturday October 29 at 10 a.m.


40 oz. to Freedom (Sublime Tribute): Thu., Dec. 1, 8 p.m., $12.50/$15.

OhGr: Wed., Dec. 7, 8 p.m., $23/$25.

Split Lip Rayfield: Sat., Jan. 21, 9 p.m., $20.50/$30.


Good Gravy: Wed., Nov. 23, 9 p.m., $8.

Split Lip Rayfield: Sun., Jan. 15, 8:30 p.m., $10/$15.


Widespread Panic (acoustic): Feb. 10-12, 8 p.m., $69.50.

Wilco: With White Denim, Thu., Jan. 19, 8 p.m., $43.


Guns n' Roses: Sun., Dec. 11, 9 p.m., $49.50-$79.50.


Neverbreak: With Controlled Demise, Arise in Chaos and In Defiance, Fri., Nov. 4.


Baywood: Fri., Dec. 9, 10 p.m., $9.33/$12.


Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown: Sat., Nov. 12, 8 p.m., $10/$12.

Casey Jones: With Death Before Dishonor, Hundredth and No Bragging Rights, Thu., Jan. 19, 7 p.m., $10/$12.

The Rocket Summer: Fri., Dec. 2, 7 p.m., $17/$20.


Calling Out West: With Calibrate Me and the Most Likely, Sat., Nov. 19, 9 p.m., $5.

Fire In The Asylum: With Extreme Turbo Smash, Fri., Dec. 2, 9 p.m., $5.

No More Excuses (CD release): With the Outsiders and Allout Helter, Thu., Nov. 10, 9 p.m., $5.


The Jayhawks: Fri., Jan. 27, 8 p.m., $29.50.


Christine Lavin: With Uncle Bonsai, Larry Murante and Darryl Purpose, Wed., Dec. 14, 8 p.m., $20.

Mickey Hart Band: Featuring Dave Schools (of Widespread Panic), Sat., Dec. 10, 8 p.m., $25.

Paper Bird: Sat., Dec. 31, 10 p.m., $20-$65.

Wayne "The Train" Hancock: Sun., Nov. 13, 8 p.m., $12/$15.


Imagination Movers: Thu., March 22, 4 & 7 p.m., $21-$45.


Acoustic Eidolon: Sat., Jan. 14, 8 p.m., $18.

Maura O'Connell: Sat., March 3, 8 p.m., $24.

John McCutcheon: Sat., May 5, 8 p.m., $20.

Dave McGraw & Mandy Fer (CD release): Sat., March 3, 8 p.m., $10.

David Wilcox: Fri., March 2, 8 p.m., $28.

Click through for this week's Local Radio Playlists
Mile Highlights: Denver/Boulder area concert news, local radio playlists and top album sales

We're currently tracking the playlists from a number of different shows, including KTCL's Locals Only, Radio 1190's Local Shakedown*, 99.5 the Mountain's Homegrown Show, 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



Air Dubai - "Lights Down"

Xiren - "Deja Voodoo"

Rachel James - "Not Giving Up"

Della - "Anymore"

Dust on the Breakers - "Summer Rainstorms"

Eldren - "Starry Eyes"

Gauntlet Hair - "Top Bunk"

Le Divorce - "Under the Boxcars"

Reviving Cecilia - "Disappear (On and On)"

Carbon Choir - "Love in Third Person"

Seismic Event - "Lion Tamer"



Carolyn's Mother - "Laid"

Sheri Jackson - "Rice and Beans"

Genuine - "Ground Control"

Aldo Leopardi - "My Parade"

Aldo Leopardi - "The Villian"

Aldo Leopardi - "The Hero"

DeVotchKa - "How It Ends"

The Epilogues - "On the Radio"

David Rynhart - "A Simple Life"

The Hollyfelds - "Either Way"

Ian Cooke - "Flood"



Jonny Barber & the Living Deads "Dance All Night"

Casey James Prestwood "Different Kind of Flower"

Tennis "Tell Her No"

Roger Green "John Lennon"

Ian Cooke "Fortitude"

Hearts of Palm "Tip Your Glasses"

Bare Bones "Come In/Stay Out"

The Ghost of Michael Clark "Clear Water"

The Broken Everlys "Sweet Disorder"

Cassie Taylor "Keys"

Pat Murphy "Heart of America"

The Autumn Film "Always the Same"

Wendy Woo Band "Drunk in Love"

Ego vs Id "Landmine"

Peter Sommer "Mushi Mushi"

John-Alex Mason "Riding On"

John-Alex Mason "Gone So Long"

Signel-Z "Theme for Julienne"

Yo, Flaco! "Rent"

My Body Sings Electric "Rings"

Petals of Spain "Working 9 to 5"

Dubskin "Warrior Stomp"

Johnny Hickman "The Great Decline"

Katey Laurel "Two Birds"

Stephanie Pauline and Joe Uvegas "I Don't Dance"

Halden Wofford & the Hi Beams "Tear It Down"

Jim Stranahan "Leaves Must Fall"



Strolling Scones - Paradise

Reverend Zen - Bad Attitude

New Dialectic - Let's Go

Bedouin - First Light

Melisa Kary - Reflection

Wes & Victoria Hamil - Stranger In My House

Robert Allen Kirby - Corporation Blues

Cynthia Del'Aria - Rock Your Body

The Woodies - Tell 'Em I'm Gone

Drew Bowden 3 - She Says

Russ Griffin - The Road I Travel

Static Field - It's All The Same

Click through for this week's Top Sellers

Top Local Sellers - Albums & Downloads

Mile Highlights: Denver/Boulder area concert news, local radio playlists and top album sales

Chris Isaak's Beyond the Sun, his salute to Sun Records released last week on Vanguard, grabbed the top spot at Twist & Shout, while Ryan Adams' Ashes & Fire stayed on top at Albums on the Hill, Five Finger Death Punch's American Capitalist secured the top spot at Independent Records for the second week in a row, and Wild Flag came in first at Wax Trax.


01. Ryan Adams - Ashes & Fire

02. John Alex Mason - Juke Joint Thunderclap

03. Puscifer - Conditions of My Parole

04. Gregory Alan Isakov - This Empty Northern Hemisphere

05. M83 - Hurry Up, We're Dreaming

06. Five Finger Death Punch - American Capiltalist

07. Bon Iver - Bon Iver

08. The Sword - Warp Riders

09. Anthrax - Worship Music

10. Richmond Fontaine - The High Country


01. Five Finger Death Punch - American Capitalist

02. Lil Wayne - Tha Carter IV

03. J. Cole - Cole World: The Sideline Story

04. Everlast - Songs of the Ungrateful Living

05. Puscifer - Conditions of My Parole

06. Adele - 21

07. Evanescence - Evanescence

08. Game - The R.E.D. Album

09. Jane's Addiction - Great Escape Artist

10. Foster the People - Torches


01. Chris Isaak - Beyond the Sun

02. M83 - Hurry Up, We're Dreaming

03. Jane's Addiction - Great Escape Artist

04. Puscifer - Conditions of My Parole

05. Radiohead - TKOL RMX 1234567

06. Ryan Adams - Ashes & Fire

07. Wilco - The Whole Love

08. Feist - Metals

09. Jeff Beck - Live at B.B. King Blues Club

10. Various - Lost Notebooks of Hank Williams


01. Wild Flag - Wild Flag

02. Gauntlet Hair - Gauntlet Hair

03. We Were Promised Jetpacks - In the Pit of the Stomach

04. Mastodon - The Hunter

05. Various Arists - Rocky Mountain Low

06. Zola Jesus - Conatus

07. St. Vincent - Strange Mercy

08. Real Estate - Days

09. M83 - Hurry Up, We're Dreaming

10. Dum Dum Girls - Only in Dreams


01. Moguai and Fatboy Slim - "Ya Mama (Push the Tempo" (Moguai mix)

02. Miguel Campbell - "Something Special" (original mix)

03. Eric Prydz - "2Night" (original mix)

04. Stefano Noferini - "Fact" (original mix)

05. Basto - "Again and Again" (original mix)

06. Deep Mind - "True" (original mix)

07. Hardwell - "Cobra" (original mix)

08. Steve Aoki & Rivers Cuomo - "Earthquakey People" (The Sequel)

09. Fedde Le Grand - "So Much Love'" (original club mix)

10. Zedd - "Shave It" (original mix)



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