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New Denver shows: Phoenix, Five Iron Frenzy, Channel 93.3 Big Gig with Lumineers and more

Another solid batch of new shows going on sale this weekend, including Phoenix, which is coming to the Rocks with Dinosaur Jr.; Five Iron Frenzy, set to play the Ogden in August; KTCL Channel 93.3 bringing the Lumineers, Langhorne Slim and Paper Bird; and the Monkees. Keep reading for the full rundown on all those shows and to find out what's being played on the radio and what albums are selling locally.

See also: - New shows: Furthur, Bob Dylan, Wilco and My Morning Jacket, Wiz Khalifa and more - New shows: Steely Dan, the Geto Boys, Brad Paisley, Selena Gomez, Ride Festival - New shows: Kid Rock's $20 tour, Muse, 311/Blues Traveler at Red Rocks

Phoenix, which just released its fifth album, Bankrupt!, last week, headlines Red Rocks on Wednesday, August 7, with Dinosaur Jr. opening. Tickets ($44.50-$49.50) go on sale Friday, May 3, at 10 a.m.

After playing a string of local shows since reuniting, including ringing in the New Year at Casselman's, Five Iron Frenzy is slated to headline the Ogden Theatre on Saturday, August 17, with FIF offshoot Yellow Second opening. Tickets, $20, go on sale on Saturday, May 4, at 10 a.m.

Channel 93.3 has tapped the Lumineers to headline its annual Big Gig with Langhorne Slim and Paper Bird on Saturday, September 14. Tickets ($39.50-$44.50) go on sale on Saturday, May 4, at 10 a.m.

The Monkees, featuring Michael Nesmith, Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork, bring their summer tour to the Paramount Theatre on Monday, August 5. Tickets ($55-$125) go on sale on Friday, May 3, at 10 a.m.



Bob Schneider: Thu., June 20, 8 p.m., $22/$25. Hot 8 Brass Band: Fri., July 12, 9 p.m., $10/$12. Hot Buttered Rum: Fri., June 21, 9 p.m., $20/$25. Your Own Medicine (Video Release): With Dimmer Switch, Random Hero, Ashfield, Sun., May 26, 8 p.m., $10/$15.


Gregory Alan Isakov: Sun., Aug. 4. World Blues: With Taj Mahal, Vusi Mahlasela &, Fredericks Brown featuring Deva Mahal, Sat., Oct. 19, 7 p.m., $35-$50.


AmericanaramA Festival of Music: Featuring Bob Dylan & his Band, Wilco, My Morning Jacket and Ryan Bingham, Wed., July 31, $36-$90.


American Idol Live!: Featuring Amber Holcomb, Angie Miller, Burnell Taylor, Candice Glover, Curtis Finch Jr, Devin Velez, Janelle Arthur, Kree Harrison, Lazaro Arbos, Paul Jolley and Aubrey Cleland, Wed., July 10, 7:30 p.m., $33.50.


Dopapod: With Kinetix and Astronomix, Fri., July 12, 8:30 p.m., $12/$14. The Juan MacLean (DJ Set): Fri., June 28, 8:30 p.m., $12/$14. MartyParty: Fri., May 24, 8:30 p.m., $16/$18. Technicolor Tone Factory: With Koffi Togo Vibe and Royal Thunder, Sun., May 12, 7:30 p.m., $12. William Tyler: Tue., July 23, 8:30 p.m., $8/$10.


Royal Teeth: Mon., June 24, 9 p.m., $10/$15.


Jews Do Dylan - A Tribute to Bob Dylan by Jewish Musicians: Featuring Rabbi Jamie Arnold, Hal Aqua and The Lost Tribe, Rabbi Joe Black, Julie Geller, Katie Glassman, Eve Ilsen, Saul Rosenthal, David Ross, Sheldon Sands, Yaniv Salzberg, Greg Schochet, Carla Sciaky, Harry Tuft, Bryan Zive and more, Sun., Dec. 8, 7 p.m., $16. Nitin Sawhney Trio: Past, Present and Future Unplugged, Tue., Nov. 5, 8 p.m., $22.


The Almost: Wed., June 5. Cartel: Wed., June 12, 7 p.m., $15. Motive: With Jamestown Revival, Thu., June 20, 7 p.m., $10/$12. The Uncluded (Aesop Rock & Kimya Dawson): Fri., July 5.


Five Iron Frenzy: With Yellow Second, Sat., Aug. 17, 9 p.m., $20. Jimmy Eat World: Sat., July 20, 8 p.m., $30.


The Monkees: Mon., Aug. 5, 8 p.m., $55-$125. Joe Satriani: With the Steve Morse Band, Wed., Sept. 4, 8 p.m., $44-$75.


Channel 93.3 Big Gig: Featuring the Lumineers, Langhorne Slim and Paper Bird, Sat., Sept. 14, 6:30 p.m., $39.50-$44.50. Phoenix: With Dinosaur Jr., Wed., Aug. 7, 8 p.m., $44.95-$49.95.


Eliza Gilkyson: With Amy Speace, Fri., June 21, 8 p.m., $23. John McEuen & Alpin Hong: Sat., Nov. 23, 8 p.m., $25. Maura O'Connell: Farewell show and tour, Sat., Nov. 16, 8 p.m., $24

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