Here's our list of this weekend's best music picks:
FRIDAY, JULY 17
Lost City Live - Wes Watkins; Jess Parsons
$50-$200, 6:30 p.m., Lost City
Float Like a Buffalo
$20-$80, 7:30 & 9:30 p.m., Lost Lake
Sandra’s Friday Night [email protected] Presents: Mary Louise Lee
$22, 7 p.m., Dazzle
$20-$80, 7 & 10 p.m., Larimer Lounge
Wellington Bullings (CD release)
$20 suggested donation, 7 p.m., online
The Muse Performance Space presents a live-stream concert to celebrate Bullings's new album, Because I Want To.
B-Side Music Fridays
Free, Online, 7 p.m.
The virtual concerts include acts like Wildermiss, Adiel Mitchell, Esmé Patterson, the Yawpers, Ella Luna, Neoma and the Grand Alliance performing live from the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver each week.
SATURDAY, JULY 18
Alejandro Castaño Quartet - Boogaloos and Vintage Jazz Funk
$19, 6:30 p.m., Nocturne
Blues N BBQ for Better Housing (also July 19)
Ft. Still the Same, Emilio Emilio, the Substitutes and more.
$20 and up, 4:30 p.m., The Venue
High Country Hustle
$20-$80, 7:30 & 9:30 p.m., Larimer Lounge
Safer Summer Music Series: The Good Kind
$40-$60, 5 p.m., Upslope Brewing, Boulder
The Miners Alley Playhouse Quarantine Cabaret Series
$5 and up, 7:30 p.m., online
John Hauser and David Nehls, who were both part of the Miners Alley Playhouse production of Once, play songs from the Beatles, Elton John and Once along with some originals.
SUNDAY, JULY 19
KGNU’s 32nd Annual Charles Sawtelle Memorial Mountain Jam — 2020 Safer-at-Home Edition
Free, 2 p.m., online
The event, named for beloved Hot Rize guitarist Charles Sawtelle, who helped start it in 1989 and was a supporter of KGNU Community Radio, includes Cody Sisters, River Arkansas and Bowregard. Online with RSVP at KGNU.org by noon, July 18.
Free, 2 p.m., Online
This Fundraiser for the second annual Medical Symposium on the Health Impacts of Oil & Gas Development is hosted by Physicians for Social Responsibility of Colorado.
Clay Rose, Jeb Bows and Adam Perry
Free, 5 to 8 p.m., Gold Hill Inn, Boulder
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