The Colorado Music Hall of Fame is hosting an induction concert at the Paramount Theatre on Friday, January 9 with performances from original members of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Poco and Firefall, as well a tribute to Stephen Stills/Manassas. The evening will feature video tributes, interviews with inductees, celebrity speeches and performances and guest members of popular Colorado bands. The pre-concert gala (a meet-and-greet with the inductees) will also include a historic array of exhibits and archival photographs, to be relocated to the future home of the CMHOF - the Red Rocks Trading Post. Chris Hillman, Richie Furay, producer Jim Mason and comedian/banjo player Steve Martin will also be honored. Tickets ($39-$99) go on sale on Friday, November 21 at 10 a.m.
Bette Midler headlines the Pepsi Center on Wednesday, May 20 in support of her new album, It's the Girls!, her tribute to girl groups like Andrews Sisters, the Supremes, the Shirelles and TLC. Tickets ($46-$211) go on sale on Monday, November 24 at 10 a.m.
Marilyn Manson, who's set to release a new album in January, will be at the Fillmore Auditorium on Wednesday, February 11, and tickets ($49.50/$55) go on sale on Friday, November 21 at 10 a.m.
THE BLACK SHEEP
Texas Hippie Coalition: Tue., Dec. 30. The Toasters: Fri., Jan. 23, $12/$14.
Damien Rice: Fri., April 17.
Brad Paisley: With Parmalee and the Swon Brothers, Thu., March 5, 7:30 p.m., $49.50-$75.
Marilyn Manson: Wed., Feb. 11, 7:30 p.m., $49.50-$55.
Cold River City: Thu., Jan. 29, 9 p.m., $10/$12. Giant Panda: With Guerrilla Dub Squad, Thu., Feb. 12. Houndmouth: Thu., Feb. 26. Particle: Sun., Jan. 25, 9 p.m., $15/$17. Slow Magic: Fri., Jan. 23, 9 p.m., $15. Thomas Jack: Fri., Feb. 6.
Wale: Mon., Feb. 2, 8 p.m., $28.50.
American Aquarium: Sat., Jan. 3, 8 p.m., $10-$13. In Death and Decay: With Vaalbara, A World Like Ours, Bermuda Skies, Thu., Dec. 18, $8/$10. Jonny Craig: Sat., Feb. 21, $15. Moonshine Bandits: With Big B and Demun Jones, Sat., Jan. 10, $15. The Toasters: Thu., Jan. 22, $13/$15. Whitey Morgan & the 78's: Sat., Jan. 31, $12/$15.
They Call Me Hero: With The New Skeptics, The Solid Ocean, Strange Girl, Thu., Dec. 4, $8/$10.
Bush: With Theory Of A Deadman, Stars in Stereo, Thu., Feb. 5, 7:30 p.m., $45. Datsik: With ETC!ETC!, Fox Stevenson, Twine, Fri., March 6, $26. Iration: With Stick Figure, Hours Eastly, Fri., Feb. 27, 8 p.m., $22. moe.: Fri., Feb. 6, 9 p.m.; Sat., Feb. 7, 9 p.m., $30. Punch Brothers: Tue., April 7, 8 p.m., $35.50.
Colorado Music Hall of Fame Induction Concert: Featuring Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Poco, Firefall and more, Fri., Jan. 9, 7 p.m., $39-$99.
Bette Midler: Wed., May 20, 8 p.m., $46-$211.
Cannibal Corpse & Behemoth: With Aeon and Tribulation, Tue., Feb. 3, 7:30 p.m., $25/$30. Machine Head: Tue., Feb. 17, $23/$25.
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