Smashing Pumpkins leads this week's new show announcements. The '90s alt-rock band fronted by Billy Corgan will make its way to Colorado this October for a show at 1STBANK Center. Tickets for the show go on sale this Friday. Yonder Mountain String Band, Aesop Rock, the Faint and Mayer Hawthorne are among the other new dates that are on sale now or about to go on sale this weekend. Keep reading for the full rundown, plus get local-radio specialty-show playlists and the week's top album sales in local record stores.
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The Smashing Pumpkins, who released Oceania last June, will be at the 1STBANK Center on Tuesday, October 16 in support of the album. General admission floor and reserved bowl tickets ($34.95-$49.95) go on sale on Friday, August 31 at 10 a.m. A limited amount of VIP packages are available through the band's website.
Fresh off its Kinfolk Celebration this past weekend, Nederland's Yonder Mountain String Band has announced a four-night New Year's run at the Boulder Theater from Friday, December 28 to Monday, December 31. General admission tickets are $35 for the first three nights and New Year's Eve tickets are $65. Tickets go on sale on Friday, August 31 at 10 a.m.
In other new shows this week: Aesop Rock hits the Fox Theatre on Wednesday, October 10 with DJ Sonic & Big Wiz and Dark Time Sunshine. General admission tickets ($20) are on sale now. In support of the impending re-release of Danse Macabre, the Faint kicks off its upcoming tour in Denver at the Ogden Theatre on Thursday, November 8. Tickets ($19.50) are on sale now. Mayer Hawthorne is also headlining a date at the Ogden with Harlan. Tickets ($20) for that one are also on sale now.
Collie Buddz: Sat., Nov. 10, 9 p.m., $20.75/$25.
Kyle Hollingsworth Band: With John Brown's Body, Sat., Nov. 3, 9 p.m., $20. Yonder Mountain String Band: Dec. 28-31, 8 p.m., $35-$65.
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The Smashing Pumpkins: Tue., Oct. 16, 8 p.m., $34.95-$49.95.
Aesop Rock: With Rob Sonic & DJ Big Wiz, Dark Time Sunshine, Wed., Oct. 10, 8:30 p.m., $20. Collie Buddz: Fri., Nov. 9, 9 p.m., $20/$25. Hot Buttered Rum: With Jimkata, Thu., Oct. 11, 8:30 p.m., $13/$16. The Werks: With Good Gravy, Wed., Oct. 3, 9 p.m., $8.
Reykjavik Calling: Featuring Mugison, Petur Ben, Lay Low, Soley and more, Sat., Sept. 29, 8 p.m., free.
Generationals: With Races, Tue., Nov. 6, 9 p.m., $10. Mark Mallman: Sat., Oct. 20, 9 p.m., $10. Mr. Gnome: With Drunken Arrows and Dead Pay Rent, Tue., Oct. 30, 9 p.m., $10. The New Trust: With Instant Empire, Thu., Nov. 8, 9 p.m., $10. Wolf Gang: Thu., Oct. 11, 8 p.m., $12.50/$16. The Wooden Sky: Sat., Nov. 10, 9 p.m., $10.
The Astroids Galaxy Tour: Thu., Nov. 1, 9 p.m., $18.75/$25. Kaki King: Sat., Oct. 27, 8 p.m., $18/$20.
Prof: With Soulcrate Music, Sat., Oct. 13, 8 p.m., $10/$12.
The Band of Heathens: Fri., Nov. 30; Sat., Dec. 1, $15/$20. The Buckingham Squares: Sat., Sept. 29, $7/$10. Cornmeal: Tue., Oct. 30; Wed., Oct. 31, $20/$25. Steve Kimock: Fri., Oct. 19; Sat., Oct. 20, $20/$25.
Blood on the Dance Floor: With Jeffree Star and Vampires Everywhere, Sun., Nov. 25, 7 p.m., $17/$20. Buckcherry: With Lit, Mon., Oct. 1, 7 p.m., $27.50/$30. Falling in Reverse: With Enter Shikari, I See Stars and LetLive, Thu., Oct. 18, 6:30 p.m., $19.50/$22. Less Than Jake: With Flatfoot 56, Fri., Oct. 5, 6:30 p.m., $17/$20. Mouse on Mars: Fri., Oct. 12, 8:30 p.m., $16/$18.
Elephant Revival: Sat., Oct. 20, 8 p.m., $20.
We're currently tracking the playlists from a number of different shows, including KTCL's Locals Only, 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 this week.
Monroe Monroe - "Squeeze" Instant Empire - "Canyons" Chain Gang of 1974 - "Hold On" Sauna - "Wanting You" Ekzetro - "Downhill (Your Summer's Coming)" Heart & Soul Radio - "Bombs Away" King Tef - "Models and Mescato" Filthy T - "Just to Know" Sleep Well Destroyer - "We Take Forever" Break Thru Beautiful - "Swell" Natalie Walker - "Cool Kids" We Like Monsters - "Le Tigre"
Chris Daniels "Cabin Fever" Longest Day Of The Year "Change Our Ways" Jeff Brinkman "Look At You Now" Sofie Reed "Human Every Day" Great American Taxi "Radiation Blues" Overcasters "Storm of Crows" The Swayback "Lost Lake Woods Club" The Lovely & Talented "Subbacultcha" Bop Skizzum "Beauty Queen" Lindsey O'Brien Band "Broke My Heart" Fierce Bad Rabbit "Chasing After Things (We Don't Know The Names)" Mesita "The Coyotes" Hindershot "Dinosaur" Erik Applegate "123" Steve Taylor "Meltdown (At Madame Tussaud's)" Flobots "The Circle In the Square" SHEL "Freckles" Jeff Finlin "What's the Big Idea" Dave Sonner "Come Clean" Arliss Nancy "Pages" Tin Horn Prayer "Stumble" Danielle Ate the Sandwich "Letter to the President" The Autumn Film "Always the Same" Churchill "Made A List" The Knew "Major Nights" Houses "Me & Mr. Kelly" Jekylls "Think I Thought" Andrew Vogt "Jeep Is Jumpin'"
Tim Hanauer - Answer Me Jill Stevenson - Show You Xiren - Butterflies Mike Banta - Word Breakaway - 10,000 People Jude Johnstone - Hard Lessons Iko Iko - The Flood Brother Love - Summertime Lorraine Devon Wilke - You Say I Say Dave Preston - Alone Cheryl Branz - Flip Flops Preston Swift - Cockledoodledoo Christopher Jak - Something
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