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

Here's what's hot this week in music on the Front Range: On the concert front, shows from Social Distortion, Nickelback, Rodrigo y Gabriela and Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros were announced; Swayback, Hindershot and Hillbilly Hellcats got spins on local radio; and new releases from the Black Keys and Young Jeezy continued to be the top sellers at our local record stores. Page down for a complete rundown.

This Just In: New Concerts and On-Sale Dates

As just reported, Social Distortion is coming back to Colorado for a show on May 10 at the Boulder Theater. Tickets for the show go on sale this Friday, January 20 at 10 a.m. Nickelback, meanwhile, will be at the Pepsi Center with Bush, Seether and My Darkest Days on Sunday, June 10. Tickets ($44.50-$84.50) go on sale on Saturday, January 21 at 10 a.m. Rodrigo y Gabriela and C.U.B.A. visit the 1STBANK Center on Tuesday, April 10, and tickets go on sale this Friday, January 20, at 10 a.m. Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros will be in the area for two shows, including Tuesday, March 20 at the Boulder Theater and Wednesday, March 21 at the Ogden Theatre.


Fanfarlo: Tue., April 3, 8 p.m., $15.50/$18. The Foot (CD release): With Eldren, Sat., March 3, $10/$12. Gemini: With Koan Sound, Fri., March 23. Good Old War: Sat., April 7. The Heartless Bastards: Sat., April 14. J Flash: With Sorry for Partying, Thu., March 29.


Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros: Tue., March 20. eTown with Elephant Revival and Jimmy LaFave: Sun., Feb. 12, 7 p.m., $17. Social Distortion: Thu., May 10.


Korn: With Kill the Noize, Mon., Feb. 27.


Rodrigo y Gabriela: With C.U.B.A, Tue., April 10, 8 p.m., $35-$49.75.


Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks: Wed., Feb. 15, 8:30 p.m., $22.$25.


Anchorage: With I Am, Navigator, Envisions, Fri., Feb. 17, 9 p.m., $10/$12. Bridges Left Burning: With Broken Image, Memory Down, A Midnight Run, Sun., Feb. 26, 8 p.m., $8/$10. Rusted Root: With Skinny Lister and Mr. Right, Sat., April 14, 9 p.m., $18/$22.


Aeroplane: Tue., Feb. 14, 9 p.m., $12.50/$15. The Boxer Rebellion: Tue., May 8, 9 p.m., $15.50/$18. Chairlift: With Nite Jewel, Tue., April 3. Futurebirds: Feb. 17-18, 9 p.m., $15/two-day pass $28. Sleepy Sun: Thu., March 22, 9 p.m., $10/$13. Sole: With Time, Go Star and Greencarpetstairs, Sat., Jan. 28, 9 p.m., $8/$10. YACHT: Sat., March 3.


Black Dahlia Murder: Thu., March 29. The Chain Gang of 1974: With Miniature Tigers, Tue., April 3. Comeback Kid: Fri., April 6. Parachute: With Ashtree, Tue., Feb. 7, 7 p.m., $13/$15.


The Belle Jar: With Bear Antler, You and Me Apollo, Sat., Feb. 25, $5. Safe Boating is No Accident: With Shaky Molars, Cougar Pants, Handsome Grandsons, Fri., Feb. 24, 9 p.m., $5. Tripp Wire Music Showcase: Featuring Lula Granji, Benny Loco, Kappa, Tue., Feb. 7, $5.


Brother Ali: With the Reminders and Get Cryphy, Thu., Jan. 26, 9 p.m., $20/$25. Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros: Wed., March 21, 8 p.m. Elephant Revival: Fri., April 27, 9 p.m., $20.75/$25.


Nickelback: With Bush, Seether and My Darkest Days, Sun., June 10, $44.50-$84.50.


Big Head Todd & the Monsters: With Barenaked Ladies, Sat., June 9, 7:30 p.m., $45-$70.


Kevin Seconds (of 7 Seconds): Sun., April 1. Re:Creation featuring Vibesquad: Sat., March 10, 8:30 p.m. Say Anything: Fri., March 30.

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