New Denver shows: Channel 93.3's Not So Silent Night, Janelle Monae, Phantogram and more

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This year's edition of Channel 93.3's Not So Silent Night is slated for Sunday, December 1, at 1STBANK Center. Young the Giant and Grouplove, will be joined on the bill by New Politics, Bastille, Saints of Valory and My Body Sings Electric. General admission tickets ($25-$29.95) go on sale this Saturday, August 24, at 10 a.m. Continue on to see what other shows are on sale, what songs are being played on local radio and what's selling at local record stores.

See also: Our constantly updated, super comprehensive Denver concert calendar

On Saturday, December 14, the Gothic Theatre and Moe's BBQ will be hosting Denver Black Sky, a metal fest curated by Skinless and ex-Enemy Reign frontman Sherwood Webber. The bill includes Dying Fetus, Ghoul, Exhumed, Skinless, Speedwolf, Power Trip, Mammoth Grinder, Call Of The Void, Reproacher, Weekend Nachos, Iron Reagan, Axeslasher, Primitive Man, Vimana, Of Feather And Bone, Native Daughters, Black Sleep Of Kali, Dead Temple and Flight Of Sleipnir. Tickets ($25) go on sale this Saturday, August 24, at 10 a.m.

New York-based indie duo Phantogram headlines the Gothic Theatre on Saturday, October 12. General admission tickets are $19 and a limited number of early bird tickets will be available for $15, and go on sale on Saturday, August 24, at 10 a.m.

Janelle Monáe brings her Electric Lady Tour to the Gothic on Thursday, October 24, and tickets ($24, $20 early bird) go on sale on Saturday, August 24, at 10 a.m.

Gomorrah, From Within the Trench, Sinful Flesh and Knife to a Gunfight are slated to headline Arise In Chaos on Sunday, September 8, at the Gothic Theatre. Tickets ($10) go on sale tomorrow morning at 10 a.m.



Oh Land: Sun., Oct. 13, 8 p.m., $15/$20. Vitalic: Tue., Oct. 22, 8 p.m., $20.75/$25.


Blind Boys of Alabama: Thu., Dec. 5, 7 p.m., $25-$40. Shakedown Street: Performing the Grateful Dead's Friday the 13th, 1987 show from the Greek Theatre in, Berkley, California, Fri., Sept. 13, 9 p.m., $12.50. Dancing With Boulder Stars: Thu., Oct. 17, 6:30 p.m., $35/$50. Yonder Mountain String Band: Fri., Dec. 27, 9 p.m.; Sat., Dec. 28, 9 p.m.; Sun., Dec. 29, 9 p.m.; Tue., Dec. 31, 9 p.m., $35-$65/$160 4-day passes.


Daedelus: Sat., Sept. 28, $10-$20. Flatbush Zombies: With Bodega Bamz, Tue., Oct. 22, 9 p.m., $15/$20. George Porter Jr. & Runnin' Pardners: Fri., Dec. 6, 9 p.m.; Sat., Dec. 7, 9 p.m., $15/$20.


Channel 93.3's Not So Silent Night: Featuring Young the Giant, Grouplove, New Politics, Bastille, Saints of Valory, My Body Sings Electric, Sun., Dec. 1, 6 p.m., $25-$29.95.


Cherub: With Con Bro Chill, Fri., Nov. 1, 8:30 p.m., $15/$17. Cold War Kids: Tue., Sept. 24, 8 p.m., $22/$25. MiM0SA: Sat., Aug. 31, 9 p.m., $25. SOJA: Fri., Nov. 15, 9 p.m.; Sat., Nov. 16, 9 p.m.; Sun., Nov. 17, 9 p.m., $25


Arise in Chaos: With Gomorrah, From Within the Trench, Sinful Flesh, Knife to a Gunfight, Sun., Sept. 8, 7:30 p.m., $10. Denver Black Sky: Featuring Dying Fetus, Ghoul, Exhumed, Skinless, Speedwolf, Power Trip, Mammoth Grinder, Call Of The Void, Reproacher, Weekend Nachos, Iron Reagan, Axeslasher, Primitive Man, Vimana, Of Feather And Bone, Native Daughters, Black Sleep Of Kali, Dead Temple, Flight Of Sleipnir, Sat., Dec. 14, 3 p.m., $25/VIP $50. Janelle Monáe: Thu., Oct. 24, 7 p.m., $24/$27. Phantogram: Sat., Oct. 12, 9 p.m., $19/$21.


Roniit: With Dustin Bones & the Body Stealers and Nikol & Zack, Sat., Aug. 31, 8:30 p.m., $8/$10.


The Browning: Tue., Nov. 5, $10/$12. Larry & His Flask: Fri., Nov. 8, $10/$12.


Evilive: With Captain Blood, Miss Anthropy, Discount Cinema, Thu., Oct. 31, 9 p.m., $5-$7. The Ruckus: With We Were There, Contraband, Parkview, Sat., Aug. 24, $5-$7


MONA: With the Limousines, Fri., Oct. 25, $13/$15.


Elephant Revival: Fri., Nov. 8, 9 p.m., $22. Gov't Mule: Tue., Nov. 5, 8 p.m., $38.


The GrandMothers of Invention: Playing the music of Zappa, Mon., Sept. 16, 8 p.m., $20-$30. The Winery Dogs: Featuring Richie Kotzen, Billy Sheehan and Mike Portnoy. With the SixxiS, Mon., Oct. 14, 8 p.m., $25-$28.


Red: With Filter, Wed., Oct. 9, $17.50/$20. Relient K: With Motion City Soundtrack, Sun., Nov. 24, 6 p.m., $20/$23. SuicideGirls: Blackheart Burlesque Tour: Sat., Oct. 19, 8 p.m., $20/$22.


Cheryl Wheeler: Fri., Dec. 6, 8 p.m.; Sat., Dec. 7, 8 p.m., $20. Rory Block: Fri., Nov. 15, 8 p.m., $18. Solas: Sat., Oct. 26, $22.


Humming House: Sun., Oct. 27, 8 p.m., $10.

Continue reading for this week's Local Radio Playlists.

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.)



My Body SIngs Electric - "Oceancrest" Sean Waldron - "Should've Known Better" Covenhoven - "A Love Sincere" Medic - "Everything We Have" Defy You Stars - "Eventually" Baltic - "Demise" M.O.S.S. - "Ambitious" Snake Rattle Rattle Snake - "Warning (many colored beast remix)" Sean Kennedy - "The Weekend" Rob Drabkin - "Down to Fate" Tim Hanauer - "The Hurricane Night" Raven & the Writing Desk - "Cutting the Line"



Evan McHugh - "Last Train Home" The Informants - "Stuck On You" Jason Stocker - "End and Beginning" Ten Cent Redemption - "Send In The Light" The Autumn Film - "Happenstance" Cary Fly Band - "Crazy" Missing DuFrenes - "Hanging Around" A Melodic Daydream - "Stand Alone" Ken K - "Dirty Windows" Pomeroy - "A New Reflection" Sound Rabbit - "Hazel" Blue Island Beer Club - "Eye Contact"

Click through for this week's Top Sellers

Top Local Sellers - Albums & Downloads

Gregory Alan Isakov's The Weatherman was on top at Albums on the Hill again, Tech N9ne's Something Else was number one at Independent Records while a number of Tegan & Sara's albums were in the top ten at Twist & Shout thanks to in-store appearance, and Washed Out's Paracosm came in first at Wax Trax.


01. Gregory Alan Isakov - The Weatherman
02. Queens of the Stone Age - ...Like Clockwork
03. The xx - Coexist
04. Nirvana - Nevermind(reissue)
05. Blind Pilot - We Are the Tide
06. Slightly Stoopid - Chronchitis
07. Jerry Garcia Band - GarciaLive: Volume Two
08. Washed Out - Paracosm
09. The Civil Wars - The Civil Wars
10. Gogol Bordello - Pura Vida Conspiracy


01. Tech N9ne - Something Else
02. Five Finger Death Punch - The Wrong Side of Heaven & the Righteous Side of Hell Vol. 1
03. Robin Thicke - Blurred Lines
04. Stevie Stone - 2 Birds 1 Stone
05. J. Cole - Born Sinner
06. Daft Punk - Random Access Memories
07. Jay-Z - Magna Carta...Holy Grail
08. Rich Gang - Rich Gang
09. Avenged Sevenfold - Hail to the King
10. Luke Bryan - Crash My Party


01. Tegan & Sara - Heartthrob
02. The Civil Wars - The Civil Wars
03. Tegan & Sara - So Jealous
04. Valerie June - Pushin' Against A Stone
05. Gregory Alan Isakov - The Weatherman
06. Washed Out - Paracosm
07. Tegan & Sara - Con
08. Tegan & Sara - Sainthood
09. Tegan & Sara - Get Along
10. Buddy Guy - Rhythm & Blues


01. Washed Out - Paracosm
02. The Civil Wars - The Civil Wars
03. The Cult - Electric Peace
04. Weekend - Jinx
05. Hunx & His Punx - Street Punk
06. Pretty Lights - A Color Map of the Sun
07. Boards of Canada - Tomorrow's Harvest
08. My Bloody Valentine - mbv
09. Queens of the Stone Age - ...Like Clockwork
10. Devo - Hardcore Vol. 1&2


01. Hardwell, W&W - "Jumper"
02. TJR - "What's Up Suckaz"
03. Madeon - "Technicolor"
04. T.I., Pharrell, Robin Thicke - "Blurred Lines"
05. Nicky Romero - "Legacy"
06. Vicetone - "Tremble"
07. Josh Butler - "Got a Feeling"
08. Quintino - "Puzzle"
09. Martin Garrix - "Animals"
10. Sander van Dorn -"Neon"


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