The ten best concerts this weekend: Dec. 28-30

As we gear up for the New Year's Eve weekend, it's looking like an epic line-up for shows, including Yonder Mountain String Band's four-night stand at the Boulder Theater, String Cheese Incident's three-night run at the 1STBANK Center, the Lumineers' two-nighter at the Odgen Theatre, the Black Angels' two-nighter at the Bluebird Theater and Slim Cessna's Auto Club's two nights at the Oriental Theater. While we've got all of the shows this weekend listed in our concert calendar, keep reading for the ten best concerts this weekend.

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