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.
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.
With Trivium, Fri., Feb. 10.
Il Divo: Sun., Aug. 19.
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