EELS will be at the Gothic Theatre on Wednesday, May 21, with Chelsea Wolfe. Tickets are $30.75 and go on sale this Saturday, March 1, at 10 a.m. Umphrey's McGee returns for two nights, the first at the Boulder Theater on Friday, July 4, (tickets are $45/$50), followed by Red Rocks on Saturday, July 5, (tickets are $39.50/$45), with the Motet and Moon Taxi. Tickets go on sale Friday, February 28, at 10 a.m. Steve Winwood returns to the Paramount on Sunday, June 22. Tickets ($49.50-$99.50) go on sale this Friday, February 28, at 10 a.m. Keep reading to see what other shows are on sale, what songs were played on local radio this past week, and what's selling at local record stores.
Danny Brown: Tue., April 29, $20/$25.
K.Flay: Tue., April 1, $10/$12. Lacuna Coil: Fri., March 28, $22/$24.
The Bronx: Fri., April 18, 9 p.m., $19/$23.
Umphrey's McGee: Fri., July 4, 9 p.m., $45/$50.
Beenie Man: Tue., April 1, $15. Flatbush Zombies: Sat., April 19, 9 p.m., $15-$25. Pato Banton & the Now Generation: Wed., April 16, 9 p.m., $10/$15.
Hometown Heroes Superjam: With members of Great American Taxi, Deadphish Orchestra, Hot Soup, Jet Edison, Smooth Money Gesture, Springdale Quartet, Technicolor Tone Factory and more, Thu., March 6, 9 p.m., $5/$7. Lil Dicky: Tue., April 1, 9 p.m., $15. Tyler the Creator: Thu., April 24, 7 p.m., $30.
Westword Music Showcase: Featuring Diplo, 2 Chainz, Cherub, Man Man, King Khan & the Shrines and 150 local artists on 12 stages, Sat., June 21, 10 a.m., $25-$75
Chuck Ragan & the Camaraderie: With the White Buffalo and Jonny Two Bags, Sat., April 12, 9 p.m., $20/$25. EELS: With Chelsea Wolfe, Wed., May 21, 8 p.m., $30.75/$35.
LetLive: With Architects, Glass Cloud, I The Mighty, Fri., April 25, $14/$16. Metalchi: Fri., June 20, $15. Warner Drive: Thu., May 1, 7 p.m., $10/$12
Steve Winwood: Sun., June 22, 8 p.m., $49.50-$99.50.
Grace Potter & the Nocturnals: With Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue and Lake Street Drive, Sat., Sept. 20, 6:30 p.m., $39.95-$46.50. Indigo Girls & Mary Chapin Carpenter: With the Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Sun., July 27, 6 p.m., $39.95-$59.50. Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa: With YG and Smoke DZA, Sun., April 20, 7:30 p.m., $59.50/VIP $100. Umphrey's McGee: Sat., July 5, 6 p.m., $39.50/$45.
Lets Glow: Spring break neon black light party, Fri., May 30, $11-$21. Paganfest 2014: With Korpiklaani, Turisas, VARG, Chthonic, Winterhymn, Thu., May 15, 6 p.m., $22/$24. You Me at Six: Wed., April 30, 7 p.m., $15/$17.
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.
The Foot - "Dark Dark Ways" Postcards - "The Next Year" FAMM - "Walkin' in Space" BLKHRTS - "Tell Me Something I Don't Know" Anchorage - "Hourglass" Gregory Alan Isakov - "Suitcase Full of Sparks" Heart & Soul Radio - "E.P.I.C." Dead End Drivers - "Save Me" Into the Hollow - "Red & White" Shel - "The Man Who Was a Circus" Jeoff Harris - "Not Crazy" Codec - "Gra"
String Cheese Incident "One Step Closer" Acoustic Junction "Goodbye World" Young Ancients "Nobody Loves You" Mollie O'Brien and Rich Moore "Sunday Street" Mama Lenny and the Remedy "Loaded Gun" My Body Sings Electric "Oceancrest" Eldren "We Just Want The World" The Motet "Rich in People" Dubskin "Warrior Stomp" Monocle Band "Falling" Jekylls "You're Probably Right" Andy Rok & the Real Deal "Second Class Citizen" Ben Haugland "Lift" Jimmy Ibbotson "Saints and Sots" C.W. McCall "Wolf Creek Pass" Katie Herzig "Walk Through Walls" Whiskey Blanket "Blatto Nox" The Fray "Hurricane" Kristina Murray "Rough Corners" Matt Skinner Band "Ashes to Ashes" Rob Drabkin "Little Steps" Devotchka "Curse Your Little Heart" Dianne Reeves "I Want You" Hazel Miller "Spider Web" Adam Stern "Locked Up"
A Melodic Daydream - Sorbet - Stand Alone Curly 'No Shoes' Jr - In Love With A Gypsy Woman Katoorah Jayne - Walkin Chewy Marble - My Monster Blue Island Beer Club - Til The Lions Come Pairadeux - Hit The Road Jack The Swayback - What A Pity Cynova - The Other Side Perpetual Motion - Monarch's Journey Reed Foehl - The Remedy Little Hercules - Cool Ride Rob Drabkin- She Comes and Goes
Top Local Sellers - Albums & Downloads
After the Disco, the new disc by Broken Bells, was number one at Albums on the Hill again as was Big Head Todd & the Monsters' new album, Black Beehive at Twist & Shout, while Yo Gotti's I Am moved back to first place at Independent Records and Dum Dum Girls' Too True was on top at Wax Trax.
01. Broken Bells - After the Disco
02. The National - Trouble Will Find Me
03. Band of Horses - Acoustic at the Ryman
04. John Butler Trio - Flesh & Blood
05. Bruce Springsteen - High Hopes
06. Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - Give the People What They Want
07. The Internet - Feel Good
08. The Glitch Mob - Love Death Immortality
09. Man Man - On Oni Pond
10. Childish Gambino - Because the Internet
01. Yo Gotti - I Am
02. Beyonce - Beyonce
03. Suicide Silence - Ending is the Beginning - The Mitch Lucker Memorial
04. Toni Braxton & Babyface - Love, Marriage & Divorce 05. Eminem - Marshall Mathers LP2 06. Juicy J - Stay Trippy 07. R Kelly - Black Panties
08. Lorde - Pure Heroine
09. Broken Bells - After the Disco
10. In This Moment - Blood
01. Big Head Todd & the Monsters - Black Beehive
02. Hard Working Americans - Hard Working Americans
03. Sun Kil Moon - Benji 04. Phantogram - Voices 05. Broken Bells - After the Disco
06. Mogwai - Rave Tapes
07. Diane Reeves - Beautiful Life 08. John Butler - Flesh & Blood
09. Neil Finn - Dizzy Heights
10. Old & In the Way - Live At The Boarding House
01. Dum Dum Girls - Too True
02. Against Me! - Transgender Dysphoria Blues
03. Sunn O)))/Ulver - Terrestrials
04. Mogwai - Rave Tapes
05. Arcade Fire - Reflektor
06. Gaslight Anthem - B Sides
07. Broken Bells - After the Disco
08. Space Lady - The Space Lady's Greatest Hits
09. Bruce Springsteen - High Hopes
10. Lorde - Pure Heroine
01. Firebeatz, Martin Garrix - "Helicopter"
02. W&W - "Bigfoot"
03. Deorro - "Five Hours"
04. R3hab - "Samurai"
05. The Chainsmokers - "*Selfie"
06. Mr. Probz - "Waves"
07. Futuristic Polar Bears - "Back to Earth"
08. Dimitri Vegas - "Feedback"
09. Julian Calor - "Typhoon"
10. Oliver Heldens - "Gecko"
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