Linkin Park, RJD2, Medeski, Martin & Wood shows announced. Tix on sale this weekend

It's been a few years since Linkin Park toured the States, but the band, which recently finished a European tour, is gearing up for a North American jaunt that kicks off in January and wraps up at the Pepsi Center on Saturday, February 26. The band's set list is slated to include its biggest hits, as well as material from its most recent effort, A Thousand Suns. The Prodigy opens the show. Tickets ($42.50-$72.50) go on sale this Saturday, December 4, at 10 a.m.

DJ/producer RJD2, who seems to make it out to these parts at least once a year, returns to the Gothic Theatre on Saturday, January 26, in support of his latest effort, the mostly instrumental Inversions of the Colossus. Tickets go on sale Saturday, December 4, at 10 a.m.

Medeski, Martin & Wood returns to Colorado for dates at the Boulder Theater on Friday, March 4, and at the Ogden Theatre on Saturday, March 5. Tickets for the Boulder Theater show go on sale Friday, December 3, at 10 a.m. and on Saturday, December 4, at 10 a.m. for the Ogden show. See the other recently announced shows and those that are already on sale below. Bluebird Theater Emilie Autumn: Mon., Feb. 21, 8 p.m., $17.50/$20. Deicide: Wed., March 2, 8 p.m., $25-$30/$52 VIP. Justin Townes Earle: Wed., Feb. 16, 8 p.m., $14-$16. Excision: With Downlink and Antiserum, Fri., March 4, 10 p.m., $25/$30. Jackie Green: Fri., Jan. 14, 9 p.m., $17.50/$20. Jason Boland & the Stragglers: With Cory Morrow, Wed., Jan. 12, 8 p.m., $14.50/$17. One Night in Queen: Tue., Feb. 22, 8 p.m., $30/$35. Ryan Bingham & the Dead Horses: Fri., Feb. 25, 9 p.m., $20/$25. Trombone Shorty & Los Amigos Invisibles: Tue., Feb. 15, 8 p.m., $22.50/$25.

Boulder Theater Acoustic Africa: Featuring Habib Koite, Oliver Mtukudzi and Afel Bocoum, Wed., March 16, 8 p.m., $34.50/$42.25. eTown with Brett Dennen and Razia: Wed., Jan. 19, 7 p.m., $15. Medeski, Martin & Wood: Fri., March 4, 9 p.m., $25/$27.

Fox Theatre Big Gigantic: Fri., Jan. 28. Jackie Green: Thu., Jan. 13, 9 p.m., $15. Mac Miller: Thu., Feb. 3, 9 p.m., $13/$16. Soja: Fri., Feb. 18, 9 p.m., $15.

Gothic Theatre RJD2: Sat., Jan. 29.

Marquis Theater Authority Zero: Wed., Jan. 5. The Battleship Agenda: Wed., Dec. 29. In This Moment: Sun., Jan. 9. Rooney: Fri., Feb. 25. The Toasters: Sun., Feb. 13.

Ogden Theatre Big Boi: With Eligh and Scarub from the Living Legends, Fri., Jan. 28, 9 p.m., $30/$35. Medeski, Martin & Wood: Sat., March 5, 9 p.m., $25/$28 Grace Potter & the Nocturnals: Fri., Feb. 11, 9 p.m., $20. Robert Randolph & the Family Band: Sat., Jan. 22, 9 p.m., $25. Symphony X: With Nevermore and Soilwork, Wed., May 4, 8 p.m., $27.50/$30.

Pepsi Center Linkin Park: With the Prodigy, Sat., Feb. 26, 7:30 p.m., $42.50-$72.50.

Summit Music Hall Wale: Fri., Dec. 31.

Swallow Hill Music Hall Rory Block: Sat., April 30. Marshall Crenshaw & Ellis Paul: Fri., March 4. Laurence Juber & Peppino D'Agostino: Fri., Feb. 18. Leon Redbone: Fri., April 15