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 from Radiohead, Roger Waters, the Descendents and Los Lobos were announced; Nautical Mile, Tennis, Churchill and Dressy Bessy got spins on local radio; and new and recent releases from Tom Waits, Wale and Florence and the Machine 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

It's been a pretty damn stellar week for concert announcements, namely Radiohead, which will be hitting the 1STBANK Center on Tuesday, March 13. Tickets ($69) go on sale to the public through TicketHorse on Saturday, November 12, at 10 a.m. Roger Waters brings The Wall back to the Pepsi Center on Monday, May 7. Tickets ($54-$203) go on sale Monday, November 14, at 10 a.m. Punk legends the Descendents will be at the Fillmore Auditorium with Hot Water Music and Endless on Saturday, January 28. Tickets ($26/$30) go on sale Friday, November 11, at 11 a.m. Finally, Los Lobos will give a rare acoustic performance at the Boulder Theater on Friday, March 9. Tickets ($25-$45) go on sale Friday, November 11, at 10 a.m.


The Christmas Revels: Sun., Dec. 11, 1 & 6 p.m.; Sat., Dec. 17, 1 & 6 p.m., $18.50-$39.50.

Face Holiday Show: Wed., Dec. 14, 7:30 p.m., $10-$25.

Ignite Boulder 17-Fall Ball: Wed., Nov. 30, 6 p.m., $10.

Los Lobos (acoustic): Fri., March 9, 7 p.m., $31.50-$53.50.

The Movement: One Man Joins an Uprising: Wed., Dec. 7, 5:30 p.m., $12/$VIP $44.


Descendents: With Hot Water Music and Endless Monster, Sat., Jan. 28, 8 p.m., $26/$30.

Gigantour 2012: With Megadeth, Motorhead, Volbeat and Lacuna Coil, Tue., Feb. 28, 6:30 p.m., $44.50.

Rebelution: With The Green and Pep Love of Hieroglyphics, Sat., March 17, 8 p.m., $22.50/$25.


Radiohead: With Other Lives, Tue., March 13, 7:30 p.m., $69.


Borgore: Wed., Dec. 14, 8:30 p.m., $20/$22.

Jedi Mind Tricks: Sat., Jan. 21, 8:30 p.m., $20.

Perpetual Groove: Sat., Feb. 11, 8:30 p.m., $13/$15.

The Pimps of Joytime: Fri., Jan. 13, 8:30 p.m., $10/$12.


Zach Heckendorf: With Rocky Mountain Funk, Thu., Dec. 29, 8 p.m., $12/$15.

Purple Reign: Sat., Dec. 31.

Wednesday 13: With Aiden, Modern Day Escape, Glass Delirium and AIM 2 MISS, Sat., Jan. 14, 8 p.m., $13/$15.


Cherub: Thu., Dec. 15, $8.

Gauntlet Hair: Sat., Dec. 31, $10.

Lukas Nelson & the Promise of the Real: Fri., Dec. 2, 9 p.m., $12/$15.

Allen Stone: Thu., Dec. 8, 9 p.m., $10/$12.


Ghost: Fri., Jan. 27.


Art Out Loud: Denver Public Art University benefit with Atomga Groove Alliance, James & the Devil, Twine!, Minor Note Orchestra, Hot Cheeze Soup and So Star, Sat., Dec. 3, $20/$25.

Stellar Corpses: With Captain Blood and Thee S.O.B.'s, Tue., Dec. 6, 9 p.m., $5.


Lady Antebellum: Wed., Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m.

Roger Waters: The Wall: Mon., May 7, 8 p.m., $54-$203.


In Flames: With Trivium, Fri., Feb. 10.


Il Divo: Sun., Aug. 19.

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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



Nautical Mile - "Face You"

My Body Sings Electric - "Living Proof"

Aloft in the Sundry - "Tell Me How to Answer"

Rose Hill Drive - "Psychoanalyst"

Last Castrato - "Body in the Basement"

Joshua Novak - "The Heart Hits the Wall"

Autumn Film - "Ship on the Ocean Floor"

David James Band - "Napoleon"

Mouthful of Thunder - "Don't Tread on Me"

From Slaves to Kings - "Born Again"

A-OK's - "Rebellion"

Genre Theory - "Alone"



Wovenhand - Aeolian Harp

Tennis - Waterbirds - Cape Dory

Super Band - Acid Indigestion

Sun Red - Glitch in Animal Programming

St. Elias - Icarus II

Snubluck - Nightosphere

Popcult - One Reward

Planes Mistaken For Stars - To All Mothers

King Mob - Body Mob

Vitamins - Vimanas

Shaky Molars - Danielle Marie Miller

Paper Bird - Sounds Like Rain

Glass Hits - Battleground States

Lightlooms - Signs

Vices I Admire - Sweetest Girl

The Swayback - Just Like The Old Days

Epilogues - Adieu

Caleb Slade - Hands to Reach For

The Knew - Purple Raincoat

Nathaniel Rateliff -You Should've Seen the Other Guy

The Photo Atlas - Jealous Teeth

Take To The Oars - Monster Eats Pilot



Petals of Spain - "Lady Luck"

Rob Roper - "Misfit"

Air Dubai - "Lights Down"

Rachel James - "We Don't Care"

Novus Folium - "Knight's on Fire"

Honey Gitters - "Diamonds in a Bag"

Whiskey Bottles - "Blackjack Betty"

Ben Lewis - "Devil's Train"

Spires - "Blue Occupation"

Fingers of the Sun - "The Leaves Were So Green"

Carmelita's Lovers - "Haunted"

The Dirty Lookers - "Cry On"

FaceMan - "BigHead"

Peter Sommer - "Times They Are a-Changin'"

Jami Lunde - "Some Place Tonight"

Gary Bragg - "Locked and Loaded"

Fierce Bad Rabbit - "Live and Learn"

John Common and Blinding Flashes of Light - "The Dreamers"

Monroe Monroe - "A Place to Start"

Paul Russell - "Our Beautiful Crime"

Elephant Revival - "Barefoot Friend"

Churchill - "Miles"

Full Belly - "Too Blessed to be Stressed"

Juno What?! - "Whatcha See Is Whatcha Get"

Tennis - "Marathon"

Jim McTurnan & the Kids That Killed the Man - "Don't Count Me Out"

The Don'ts and Be Carefuls - "The Still Favorites"

Adam Bodine Trio - "From the Button on My Heart"



Xiren - Ship of Fools

Hazel Miller - Do Go On

Andy Ard - Wonderful

Ash Ganley - Smoke Signals

Dressy Bessy - Pretty Pleaze

Roots and Fire - Pass My Way

Ken K - Breathing Hard

Kirsten Price - Magic Tree

John DiBiasi - Free Yourself

Kim Ciara - The Mountain The Rainbow and You

Tim Yunker - A Mile Away

Cody Montoya - Get Out of Town

Treva Blomquist - Love Abounds

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Top Local Sellers - Albums & Downloads

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

For the second week in a row, Tom Waits's Bad as Me, claimed the top spots at Albums on the Hill, Twist & Shout and Wax Trax, while Wale's latest effort, Ambition, came in first at Independent Records. Florence & the Machine's Ceremonials, released last week on Universal, debuted at the second spot at Twist & Shout and at the number-four slots at both Albums on the Hill and Independent Records.


01. Tom Waits - Bad As Me

02. Ryan Adams - Ashes & Fire

03. Coldplay - Mylo Xyloto

04. Florence & the Machine - Ceremonials

05. Primus - Green Naugahyde

06. Rachael Yamagata - Chesapeake

07. Tinariwen - Tassili

08. Mastodon - The Hunter

09. Yo-Yo Ma/Stuart Duncan/Edgar Meyer/Chris Thile - The Goat Rodeo Sessions

10. Dave Alvin - Eleven Eleven


01. Wale - Ambition

02. Lil Wayne - Tha Carter IV

03. Megadeth - Th1rt3en

04. Florence & the Machine - Ceremonials

05. Adele - 21

06. Tyrese - Open Ivitation

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

08. Five Finger Death Punch - American Capitalist

09. Insane Clown Posse - Featuring Freshness

10. Puscifer - Conditions of My Parole


01. Tom Waits - Bad As Me

02. Florence & the Machine - Ceremonials

03. The Beach Boys - Smile Sessions

04. Coldplay - Mylo Xyloto

05. Rich Robinson - Through a Crooked Sun

06. Tony Bennett - Duets II

07. Decemberists - Long Live the King

08. Ryan Adams - Ashes & Fire

09. Mike Doughty - Yes and Also Yes

10. Chris Isaak - Beyond the Sun


01. Tom Waits - Bad as Me

02. Void - Sessions '81-83

03. Bonnie Prince Billy - Wolfroy Goes To Town

04. Ryan Adams - Ashes & Fire

05. Snake Rattle Rattle Snake - Sineater

06. Skinny Puppy - Handover

07. Decemberists - Long Live the King

08. David Lynch/Chrysta Bell - This Train

09. Russian Circles - Empros

10. St. Vincent - Strange Mercy


01. Fedde Le Grand, Coldplay - "Paradise'" (Fedde Le Grand remix)

02. Avicii - "Levels" (original mix)

03. Bingo Players - "Rattle" (original mix)

04. Eric Prydz, Digitalism - "Circles" (Eric Pryd remix)

05. Moguai, Fatboy Slim - "Ya Mama (Push the Tempo)" (Moguai mix)

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

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

08. Dirty South, Those Usual Suspects - "Walking Alone" (original mix)

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

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



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