Nine Inch Nails, KISS, Def Leppard and more have all announced Denver shows

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Trent Reznor and pals will play betwixt the monoliths in Morrison in July with grunge hero Soundgarden. Red Rocks's summer calendar continues to fill out -- Daughtry, Goo Goo Dolls and Blues Traveler also announced shows there this week.

The rest of the concert calendar updates follow.

See also: All upcoming concerts in our constantly updated Denver Concert Calendar

Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden team up for a co-headlining tour this summer that stops at Red Rocks on Monday, July 21. Death Grips opens. Tickets ($49.50-$99.50) go on sale on March 21 at 10 a.m.

KISS and Def Leppard, two of the world's biggest rock bands, co-headline the Pepsi Center on Wednesday, June 25 as part of their 40-plus city tour through North America. Reserved tickets ($41.50-$159.50) go on sale on March 21 at 10 a.m.

Goo Goo Dolls and Daughtry also co-headline a summer arena and amphitheatre tour that hits Red Rocks on Tuesday, July 15. Plain White T's open. Reserved tickets ($35-$59.50) go on sale on Saturday, March 22 at 10 a.m.

Blues Traveler will be at Red Rocks again for its annual Fourth of July gig. This time John Popper and company are bringing '90s rockers Sugar Ray, Smash Mouth and Uncle Kracker. Early bird tickets ($27.50) are on sale this weekend only (tickets go on sale on Friday, March 21 at 10 a.m.) and after this weekend tickets are $38.50-$44.75.



Dave Rawlings Machine: Wed., June 18, 7 p.m., $35/$40. Matt Nathanson: Wed., July 2, 7:30 p.m., $27.50/$30. Victor Wooten: Fri., May 30, 7:30 p.m., $25/$30.


The Music of Led Zeppelin: With the Colorado Symphony Orchesta, Sun., June 8, 7:30 p.m., $20-$50.


Eminance Ensemble: With Jaden Carlson Band, Wed., May 7, 8:30 p.m., $10/$12. J. Roddy Walston & The Business: Wed., April 9, 8:30 p.m., $14/$16.50. The Ringers: Featuring Jimmy Herring, Wayne Krantz, Michael Landau, Etienne Mbappe and Gary Novak, Thu., May 8, $20.50/$22. Ty Dolla $ign: Tue., May 13, 8:30 p.m., $15.50/$17. The Zimmermans: With Danny Shafer & the 21st Century and Gipsy Moon, Sat., May 31, 8:30 p.m., $10/$12.


My Life With the Thrill Kill Kult: With DJ Toxic Rainbow, Tue., June 24, 8 p.m., $19. Victor Wooten:Sat., May 31, 9 p.m., $25.


Authority Zero: Thu., May 29, 7 p.m., $12/$14. KONGOS: Fri., April 4, $20/$22. The Menzingers: With Lemuria and PUP, Fri., June 13, $15. Saint Vitus: With Songs of Huns, Wed., May 21, 7 p.m., $16/$18. Shai Hulud: With One Year Later, the Burial Plot, Flagship, Mon., May 26, $8/$10.


Fitz & the Tantrums: Wed., July 2, 8 p.m., $28.50. Snarky Puppy: Sun., Aug. 3, 9 p.m., $25.


Under the Streetlamp: With Gentleman's Rule, Thu., May 8, 7:30 p.m., $29.50-$49.50.


KISS and Def Leppard: Wed., June 25, 7 p.m., $49.50-$159.40.


Matt Nathanson and Gavin DeGraw: With Mary Lambert, Mon., June 30, 7 p.m., $35-$55.


Alabama: Sun., Sept. 14, 8 p.m., $39.50-$89.50. Blues Traveler: With Sugar Ray, Smash Mouth and Uncle Kracker, Fri., July 4, 6 p.m., $38.50-$44.75. Goo Goo Dolls and Daughtry: With Plain White T's, Tue., July 15, 6:45 p.m., $35-$50.50. Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden: With Death Grips, Mon., July 21, 7 p.m., $49.50-$99.50.


Pop Evil and Escape the Fate: With Avatar and Glamour of the Kill, Wed., May 28, $20/$22.


Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis: Sat., July 19, 8 p.m., $20. George Winston: Sat., June 21, 8 p.m., $32.

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