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New Denver shows: Passion Pit, Umphrey's McGee and Tech N9ne on sale this weekend

Passion Pit, still touring on the strength of last year's Gossamer, is making its way back to the 1STBANK Center on Tuesday, October 15, for a show with the Joy Formidable. General-admission tickets ($29.75-$36.50) go on sale this Friday, July 19, at 10 a.m. Keep reading for more on the shows going on sale this weekend, along with the word on which local songs are being played on the radio and the top album sales locally.

See also: - New shows: KBPI's Locura Festival, Thirty Seconds to Mars - New shows: Foxygen, Heavyweight Dub Champion and Salt-N-Pepa - New shows: Rusko, Tame Impala, Gary Clark Jr. and Goblin

Umphrey's McGee, which is wrapping up its fifteen-year anniversary at the end of the year, will return to the Fillmore Auditorium for a three-night New Year's run on Saturday, December 28, Sunday, December 29, and Tuesday December 31. Tickets range from are $35 (December 28 and 29) to $65 (New Year's Eve), and go on sale this Friday, July 19, at 10 a.m.

Tech N9ne headlines the Fillmore on Saturday, September 19, in support of his new album, Something Else, which hits the streets on July 30. ¡MAYDAY!, Prozak, Stevie Stone and Ces Cru are set to open the show. Tickets ($39.50/$45) go on sale this Friday, July 19, at 10 a.m.



Dizzy Wright: Mon., Sept. 23, $12/$14. The Rouge: Mon., July 29, $10/$12.


CocoRosie: Mon., Oct. 21, 8 p.m., $25/$30. Dir En Grey: With Dagoba, Tue., Nov. 19, 8 p.m., $22.50/$30. Eldren: With the Yawpers, the Foot, Pull the Alarm, Fri., Aug. 16, 9 p.m., $10/$15. The Helio Sequence: With Menomena, Thu., Oct. 24, $17/$20. Jason Isbell: With T. Hardy Morris, Wed., Sept. 4, 8 p.m., $18.50/$20. Morbid Angel: Performing Covenant, Fri., Nov. 22, 9 p.m., $21.50/$25. Poliça: Tue., Nov. 26, 8 p.m., $18.75/$20. Saints of Valory: Sat., Aug. 10, 9 p.m., $9/$13. SoMo: Sun., Oct. 27, 8 p.m., $15-$45. Todd Snider: Sat., Oct. 19, 9 p.m., $25/$28. Tom Odell: With Vance Joy, Mon., Sept. 30, 8 p.m., $12/$15.


Lamb of God: With Killswitch Engage, Testament and Huntress, Tue., Nov. 5, 6:30 p.m., $30/$35. Tech N9ne: With Mayday, Prozak, Stevie Stone, Ces Cru, Sat., Sept. 14, 8 p.m., $39.50-$45. Umphrey's McGee: Sat., Dec. 28, 8 p.m.; Sun., Dec. 29, 8 p.m.; Tue., Dec. 31, 8 p.m., $35/$65.


Passion Pit: With the Joy Formidable, Tue., Oct. 15, 8 p.m., $29.75-$36.50.


Astronomix: With Tiger Party (feat. members of Octopus Nebula, Eminence Ensemble and Dynohunter) and Intuit, Thu., Aug. 29, 8:30 p.m., $9/$11. The Goonies: With Issovee and Slanted Jack, Fri., Aug. 2, 8:30 p.m., $9/$11. John Brown's Body: With Stick Figure, Thu., Sept. 19, 8:30 p.m., $16.50/$19. Pickin' on Phish: Featuring Andy Thorn (Leftover Salmon), DeadPhish Orchestra and The Railsplitters, Wed., Oct. 16, 8:30 p.m., $10/$12.


Finch: With Dance Gavin Dance, Tue., Oct. 29, 8 p.m., $22. Leon Russell: With Amanda Shaw, Sat., Aug. 17, 8 p.m., $30. Man Man: Thu., Oct. 10, 8 p.m., $17.75. Sick Puppies: Tue., Sept. 3, 8 p.m., $22.75.


Har Mar Superstar: Mon., Oct. 7, $10/$12. To the Wind: Mon., Aug. 12, $8. Travis Garland: Wed., Sept. 18, $13/$15. Wilson: With the Greenery and American Fangs, Sat., Aug. 31, 7 p.m., $10/$12.


The Black Lillies: Wed., Aug. 21, 9 p.m., $12-$15.


The Broadway (EP release): With Cobraconda, Saving Verona, Sat., Aug. 17, $5.


The Neighbourhood: With Ghost Loft, Fri., Oct. 25, 9 p.m., $16.75. Streetlight Manifesto: With Mike Park, Dan Potthast, Wed., Oct. 30, 8 p.m., $22.50/$25.


Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt: Mon., Nov. 4, 8 p.m., $51-$67.


Balkan Beat Box: Sat., Nov. 23, 8 p.m., $17/$20.


Glenn Tilbrook: Sat., Oct. 5, 8 p.m., $20-$25.

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.



Vices I Admire - "It Is" John Common - "Go to Hell (With Me)" Joshua Novak - "Informaniac" Flashlights - "Scarves" Omens - "Look Away" Katey Laurel - "Hurricane" Something Underground - "She's on Fire" Royal - "My Name" Shel - "The Man Who Was the Circus" Caleb Slade - "Always on My Mind" Lionized - "Far Away" Hindershot - "Rainfare" Navy - "Something Good"



Acoustic Junction - "Goodbye World" Kip Winger - "Sure Was A Wildflower" AdrienneO - "Innocence" Monroe Monroe - "Adore" Lion Drome - "Curve of the Earth" Gristle Gals Band - "Jukie's Ball" Halden Wofford & the Hi Beams - "Beaver Hat Boogie" Cary Morin - "Live A Little" Whiskey Bottles - "Baby, Your Bad Luck" Rossonian - "Garuda" Varlet - "Eastern" Rose Hill Drive - "Baby Don'tcha Know Your Man" Jon Wirtz - "Watching The World Wake Up" String Cheese Incident - "Sirens" Kyle Hollingsworth - "The Way It Goes" Leftover Salmon - "High Country" Cassie Taylor - "Again" Joe Johnson - "Who's Gonna Go Your Bond" Achille Lauro - "Hard Pressed" Fierce Bad Rabbit - "Everything's Alright" John Gunther's Safari Trio - "Sisters (featuring John Hadfield)"



Faces Of Radio - "Burn It Down" Static Field - "It's All The Same" Robert Alan Kirby - "Peace Love & Life" Just Jinjer - "What He Means" Tim Yunker - "Plastic World" Mickey & Kathe Gasbarre- "Come To Papa" The Smackers - "I Go Blind" Encompass - "Steam Wagon " Vegas With Randolph - "Buses Trains & Planes" David Michael - "Low Bid On A Dream" Paris Luna - "Someday" Clobber Jaw - "Something Very Near"

Click through for this week's Top Sellers

Top Local Sellers - Albums & Downloads

Jay-Z's Magna Carta...Holy Grail, released last week on Universal, debuted at the number one spots at Independent Records and Twist & Shout while Pretty Lights' A Color Map of the Sun was on top at Albums on the Hill and Boards of Canada came in first at Wax Trax.


01. Pretty Lights - A Color Map of the Sun
02. Gregory Alan Isakov - The Weatherman
03. Queens of the Stone Age - ...Like Clockwork
04. Son Volt - Honky Tonk
05. Portugal. The Man - Evil Friends
06. Phosphorescent - Muchacho
07. Steve Martin & Edie Brickell - Love Has Come For You
08. Daft Punk - Random Access Memories
09. Smith Westerns - Soft Will
10. Iration - Automatic


01. Jay-Z - Magna Carta...Holy Grail
02. Wale - The Gifted
03. J. Cole - Born Sinner
04. Ciara - Ciara
05. Black Sabbath - 13
06. Daft Punk - Random Access Memories
07. Imagine Dragons - Live At Independent Records
08. Kanye West - Yeezus
09. Rittz - The Life and Times of Johnny Valiant
10. Joe - Doubleback Evolution of R&B


01. Jay-Z - Magna Carta...Holy Grail
02. Gregory Alan Isakov - The Weatherman
03. Pretty Lights - A Color Map of the Sun
04. The National - Trouble Will Find Me
05. DeVotchKa - Live With the Colorado Symphony
06. Vampire Weekend - Modern Vampires of the City
07. Daft Punk - Random Access Memories
08. Queens of the Stone Age - ...Like Clockwork
09. Sigur Ros - Kveikur
10. Churchill - Change


01. Boards of Canada - Tomorrow's Harvest
02. The National - Trouble Will Find Me
03. Pretty Lights - A Color Map of the Sun
04. Surfer Blood - Pythons
05. Sigur Ros - Kveikur
06. Queens of the Stone Age - ...Like Clockwork
07. Tricky - False Idols
08. Melvins - Everybody Loves Sausages
09. Public Image Ltd. - First Issue (Reissue)
10. Oblivians - Desperation
07. Daft Punk - Random Access Memories


01. Martin Garrix - "Animals"
02. Sultan, Ned Shepard - "No Good"
03. Lil Jon, Alvaro - "Welcome to the Jungle"
04. Purple Disco Machine - "My House"
05. Josh Butler, Pleasurekraft - "Got a Feeling"
06. Hardwell - "Three Triangles"
07. Paris & Simo, 3LAU - "Escape"
08. David Guetta, Glowinthedark - "Ain't a Party"
09. Michael Woods - "Clanga"
10. MAKJ -"Springen"


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