Here's what's happening in music on the Front Range this week: On the concert front, shows from T-Pain and David Grisman Bluegrass Experience at the Ogden Theatre were announced; Bop Skizzum, Overcaster, Breakaway and Lion Sized got spins on local radio; and new releases from the Black Keys, Young Jeezy and Sunn 0))) were among this week's top sellers at our local record stores. Click through for a complete rundown.
This Just In: New Concerts and On-Sale Dates
As we announced last week, Lenny Kravitz will be at the Buell Theatre on Friday, February 10, and T-Pain hits the Ogden Theatre on Friday, February 24. David Grisman is also coming to the Ogden on Saturday, February 4; tickets ($26.50/$30) are on sale now.
The Band of Heathens: With Ryan Montbleau Band, Fri., March 16. Eliot Lipp: Sat., Feb. 11. Mux Mool & B. Bravo: With Cloud-D, Wyatt Lamond and Hot Box, Thu., Feb. 16. See-I: Featuring members of Thievery Corporation. With Zach Deputy, Thu., March 15
Bop Skizzum (video release): With Broken Tongues, Della and Wheelchair Sports Camp, Fri., Feb. 10. Gungor: Sun., March 18.
Rehab: Sat., March 31. Saul Williams: Sat., March 17.
The David Grisman Bluegrass Experience: Sat., Feb. 4, 8 p.m., $26.50/$30. T-Pain: Fri., Feb. 24, 9 p.m., $30/$35.
The Kingston Trio: Sat., Feb. 18, 7 p.m., $40.
Chuck Loeb: Fri., March 23, 7 & 10 p.m. Leigh Nash (of Sixpence None the Richer): Wed., Feb. 15. Scars on 45: Tue., Jan. 31, 8 p.m. Darrell Scott: Thu., March 22, 8 p.m.
Less Than Jake: With the Gamits, Fri., March 9, 7 p.m. Passion Pit (DJ set): With Boyhollow, Option4, London Dungeon, Sat., Feb. 4, 8:30 p.m. Wish We Were Floyd: Fri., Feb. 24.
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
Bop Skizzum - "Still Time" Natalie Walker - "Cool Kids" Overcasters - "Vertigo" Lion Sized - "Great Moderation" Serious Moonlight - "It's Not Like You Did Anything Wrong" Ashtree - "I'm Sure" Gregory Alan Isakov - "Evelyn" Boulder Acoustic Society - "Where Have the Good Ones Gone" Bare Bones - "Hope & Feather" Achille Lauro - "No Brakes"
The Morning Clouds - A Walk Home - Wasted Youth Blues 200 Million Years - Ma - Ma EP The Photo Atlas - I Can't Sleep - Friendship EP Monroe Monroe - Adore - This Ain't No Cowtown Comp. Cerealman - Levitation Bike Theft - Finally Happy The Chain Gang of 1974 - Undercover (Twin Shadow Remix) John Common & the Blinding Flashes of Light Achille Lauro - Low Cha Cha Tennis - Baltimore - Baltimore Sauna - Croctopus Bop Skizzum - Still Time Lion Sized - Lost Limbs Action Friend - Aren't You Scrumptious Gauntlet Hair - Top Bunk Gauntlet Hair - Out, Don't... Health - Lost Time (Pictureplane RMX) Pictureplane - Trance Doll The Knew - National Icon FaceMan - CookieMonster Moon Tides - Swimming
Rachel James - "My Favorite Time of Year" Cabaret Diosa - "Merry Mambo Christmas" Chris Daniels - "Cool Yule" Freddi Henchi Band - "Let It Snow" Liza Oxnard & Wendy Woo - "Little Drummer Boy" Mollie O'Brien - "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" Rare Silk - "Christmas Time Is Here" Opie Gone Bad - "The Christmas Eve Song" Opie Gone Bad - "Silent Night" Opie Gone Bad - "Put a Little Love In Your Heart" Opie Gone Bad - "Baby It's Cold Outside"
Breakaway - Driving Into Bayville Radius - There She Goes Wendy Woo - Bird In A Cage Luke Thinnes - Valascargue Lotus - You Are My Heaven Scott Von - That Old Song Julian Bryan Band - Love Is Encompass - Steam Wagon Nicholas Alan - Cigarettes In Snowmen Ring Of Truth - Smile The Munks - I Believe On Second Thought - Wait Up