New Denver shows: Furthur, Bob Dylan, Wilco and My Morning Jacket, Wiz Khalifa and more

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The members of Furthur might as well just go ahead and buy a place here. The group, which features the Grateful Dead's Phil Lesh and Bob Weir, is in town so often, it seems, they've practically established residency at this point. Furthur, which was just here in February, is slated to return for a four-night stand at Red Rocks this fall. Keep reading for the full rundown on those dates and other new shows from Bob Dylan, Wilco, My Morning Jacket and more, as well as playlists from local radio specialty shows and top local album sales.

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Furthur returns to Denver for a four-night stand at Red Rocks. Tickets ($55-$60) for the shows, which run from Thursday, September 19, through Sunday, September 22, go on sale this Friday, April 26, at 10 a.m. Four-day passes are also available, from $200 for general admission to $220 for reserved.

Bob Dylan, Wilco and My Morning Jacket are teaming up for the AmericanaramA Festival of Music, which is slated to make a stop at Fiddler's Green on Wednesday, July 31. Tickets ($36-$90) go on sale next Saturday, May 5, at 10 a.m.

Robert Plant's Sensational Space Shifters is set to headline Red Rocks on Wednesday, July 10, as part of its upcoming North American tour. The Black Angels are slated to open. Reserved and general-admission tickets ($49.75-$59.75) go on sale this Friday, April 26, at 10 a.m.

Sublime with Rome is making its way back to Red Rocks on Sunday, August 11, with Descendents and Iration. Reserved and general-admission tickets ($39.50-$43.50) go on sale this Friday, April 26, at 10 a.m.

KS 107.5's Summer Jam hits Fiddler's Green on Friday, June 7, and the lineup will be announced on the station. KS 107.5 pre-sale starts on Thursday, April 25, at 10 a.m. while tickets ($30-$125) go on sale to everybody else this Saturday, April 27, at 10 a.m.

The Under the Influence Tour, featuring Wiz Khalifa, A$AP Rocky and B.o.B., is due at Fiddler's Green on Tuesday, July 23. Tickets for that show ($26-$65.50) go on sale on Saturday, May 11, at 10 a.m.



Krizz Kaliko: Sun., June 30.


Asleep at the Wheel: Fri., Aug. 30, 7:30 p.m., $25-$50. BeauSoleil: Sun., Sept. 1, 7:30 p.m., $20-$40. Joan Baez: Sun., June 2, 7:30 p.m., $42.50-$60. John Hiatt & the Combo: With Holly Williams, Thu., July 25, 7:30 p.m., $37.50-$55. Los Lonely Boys: Sat., Sept. 14, 7:30 p.m., $32.50-$47.50. Pink Martini: Sun., July 7, 7:30 p.m., $35-$60. Robert Cray: Wed., Aug. 21, 7:30 p.m., $27.50-$50. Toad the Wet Sprocket: Fri., Aug. 9, 7:30 p.m., $25-$45.


Gregory Alan Isakov: Sun., Aug. 4.


Elephant Revival: With members of Colorado Festival Orchestra, Tue., Aug. 6, 7:30 p.m., $15-$45. Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell: Tue., June 18, 8 p.m., $45-$75. Indigo Girls: With von Grey, Mon., Aug. 5, 8 p.m., $35-$60. Joan Baez: Sat., June 1, 8 p.m., $45-$60. John Hiatt & the Combo: Sat., July 27, 8 p.m., $37.50-$55. Mary Chapin Carpenter & Marc Cohn: Tue., July 16, 8 p.m., $32.50-$52.50. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: Mon., July 22, 8 p.m., $32.50-$55. Old Crow Medicine Show: Tue., June 25, 8 p.m., $35-$45. Pink Martini: Mon., July 8, 8 p.m., $40-$65. Ryan Bingham: Fri., May 24, 8 p.m., $22.50-$45. Toad the Wet Sprocket: Sat., Aug. 10, 8 p.m., $27.50-$45.


AmericanaramA Festival of Music: Featuring Bob Dylan & His Band, Wilco, My Morning Jacket and Ryan Bingham, Wed., July 31, $36-$90. KS 107.5 Summer Jam: Fri., June 7, 5:30 p.m., $30-$125. Under the Influence of Music Tour: Featuring Wiz Khalifa, A$AP Rocky, B.o.B., Trinidad James, Joey Bada$$ & Pro Era, Berner, Chevy Woods and more, Tue., July 23, 8 p.m., $26-$65.50.


Dead Floyd: Sat., June 8, 8:30 p.m., $10/$12. The Joy Formidable: Fri., June 7, 8:30 p.m., $22/$24.


The A-OKs: With the Potato Pirates, Be Like Max, the Last Slice and the Repercussions, Fri., July 12, 8 p.m., $10/$15. Casey Veggies & Travi$ Scott: Fri., May 31, 8 p.m., $15/$20.


Bad Veins: Tue., June 18, 9 p.m., $10/$12. Big Black Delta: Mon., June 10, 8 p.m., $10/$12. Everest: Sat., June 15, 9 p.m., $12/$15. Holy Underground Records Showcase: Featuring Real Magic, Mancub, Rumtum and CC/NN, Sat., May 11, 9 p.m., $5/$10. Jet Edison: Sat., May 25, 9 p.m., $8/$10. The Outfit: With the Wales, Sat., May 4, 9 p.m., $8/$10. Vitamins (reunion show): Fri., June 7, 9 p.m., $8/$10.


A Wilhelm Scream: Tue., June 18. Fear: Playing The Record in its entirety, Tue., June 4. Krizz Kaliko: Sat., June 29.


Black Lamb: Fri., May 24. The Echo Chamber: Thu., May 16.


1964 the Tribute: Fri., Aug. 23, 8 p.m., $30.
Furthur: Thu., Sept. 19, 7:30 p.m.; Fri., Sept. 20, 7:30 p.m.; Sat., Sept. 21, 7:30 p.m.; Sun., Sept. 22, 7:30 p.m., $55-$60.
Robert Plant Presents the Sensational Space Shifters: With the Black Angels, Wed., July 10, 7:30 p.m., $49.75-$59.75.
Sublime with Rome: With Descendents and Iration, Sun., Aug. 11, 7 p.m., $39.50-$43.50.


Ottmar Liebert: Sat., Aug. 17, 7 & 10 p.m., $30.


The Melvins: Mon., July 15.

Page down 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.



Speakeasy Tiger - "Awake" Swayback - "These Thieving Ways" Thomas Tha Franchise - "Thumbs Up" Extra Kool - "Cape & Cowel" Beats Noir - "Castaways" P-Nuckle - "Gas on the Fire" Izcalli - "Horsie Song" Knew - "Yellow Moon" Your Own Medicine - "One Man Show" Artless Bravado - "Behind the Curtain" War Over Water - "Lubbock" Hot Robots - "Rock n Roll"



Dressy Bessy - "Jenny Come On" The Apples in Stereo - "Energy" Attic Attack - "Beyoutiful Disaster" Don'ts and Be Carefuls - "The Still Favorites" Ian Cooke - "Vasoon" Post Paradise - "Digging Secrets" Lindsey Saunders - "Take Me Out" Take to the Oars - "White Noise" Monroe Monroe - "All Dirty Little Things" The Motet - "Dig Deep" Lisa Bell - "Bring the Love" Andy Palmer - "The Monk" FaceMan - "CookieMonster" Adam Stern - "Locked Up" Newcomers Home - "Texas" Katie Herzig - "Best Day of Your Life" The Piedmont Brothers Band - "I Been Dreamin' 'Bout You" feat. Rick Roberts The Congress - "Into the Mystic" Paper Bird - "Hold It Down" Beki Hemingway - "Lose My Mind" Grant Sabin - "Dreaming" Thom Chacon - "Innocent Man" Leftover Salmon - "Here Comes the Night" Joshua Novak - "The Spiller" The Czars - "Paint the Moon" OneRepublic - "Burning Bridges" Keith Oxman - "All Dudes"



Paris Luna - "Someday" Martini Shot Band - "Only For Tonight" Sons Of Zeno - "No One Wants The Wet Spot" Craig Maierhofer - "Sister Shannon" Rew - "Skeletonz" Christopher Jak - "Something" Brother Love - "Round And Round" Beto Hale - "En Tus Labios" David Booker - "Fat Man Blues" Jennifer Friedman - "Choices" Dan Dyer - "Stereosonic" Hans York - "Never Been In Love" Bishop - "Struggling"

Click through for this week's Top Sellers

Top Local Sellers - Albums & Downloads

Record Store Day releases dominated Albums on the Hill's top ten last week, with Phish's deluxe 2-LP version of Lawn Boy taking the top spot while Kid Cudi's Indicud, released last week on Universal Republic, came in first at Independent Records. Steve Earle's solo in-store performance at Twist & Shout on Record Store Day helped push his new album, Low Highway, to the top, and Flaming Lips' The Terror was on top at Wax Trax. (RSD = Record Store Day.)


01. Phish - Lawn Boy(RSD)
02. The White Stripes - Elephant(RSD)
03. G. Love - Bloodshot & Blue (RSD)
04. Blind Melon - Blind Melon(RSD)
05. Mumford & Sons - Live From Bull Moose (RSD)
06. Roots - Things Fall Apart(RSD)
07. Yonder Mountain String Band - Yonder Mountain String Band(RSD)
08. The Congress - The Loft Tapes
09. Steve Wilson - Luminol (RSD)
10. Ben Harper - By My Side (RSD)


01. Kid Cudi - Indicud
02. Imagine Dragons - Live at Independent Records(RSD)
03. Lil Wayne - I Am Not a Human Being II
04. Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge - Twelve Reasons to Die
05. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis - The Heist
06. Mumford & Sons - Live From Bull Moose(RSD)
07. Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Mosquito
08. Fall Out Boy - Save Rock & Roll
09. Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d city
10. R.E.M. - Live in Greensboro(RSD)


01. Steve Earle - The Low Highway
02. Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Mosquito
03. The Flaming Lips - The Terror
04. Page McConnell - Unsung Cities & Movies Never Made(RSD)
05. Alabama Shakes - Boys & Girls
06. Mumford & Sons - Live From Bull Moose(RSD)
07. R.E.M. - Live in Greensboro(RSD)
08. Postal Service - Give Up
09. Iron & Wine - Ghost On Ghost
10. Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell - Old Yellow Moon


01. The Flaming Lips - The Terror
02. The Knife - Shaking the Habitual
03. My Bloody Valentine - MBV
04. David Bowie - The Next Day
05. Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Mosquito
06. Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge - Twelve Reasons to Die
07. Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - Specter At The Feast
08. The Knew - Man Monster
09. Thee Dang Dangs - Stone Coast EP
10. The Postal Service - Give Up


01. Moguai, Dimitri Vegas, Like Mike - "Mammoth"
02. Tiesto, Quintino, R3hab - "Summertime Sadness"
03. Sultan, Ned Shepard, Fedde le Grand - "Long Way From Home"
04. Showtek - "Slow Down"
05. Armin van Buuren, W&W - "D# Fat"
06. David Guetta, Albert Neve - "Play Hard"
07. Hard Rock Sofa - "Rasputin"
08. Cedric Gervais, Lana Del Rey - "Summertime Sadness"
09. Gary Caos - "Soul Power '74"
10. Dusky -"Nobody Else"


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