While the Mile High Music Festival was announced yesterday, the Vans Warped Tour is also coming to town. Alkaline Trio, Andrew W.K., Bring Me the Horizon, Dillinger Escape Plan, Every Time I Die, Reel Big Fish, Anti-Flag, Face to Face, Dropkick Murphys, Pennywise and a ton of other bands will take part in that tour, which hits Invesco Field on Sunday, August 8. Tickets for that one go on sale this Saturday, April 10 at 10 a.m.
R&B singer Rihanna stops at the Comfort Dental Amphitheatre on Thursday, July 15, as part of her Last Girl on Earth Tour. Ke$ha and Nicki Minaj open the show. General admission lawn tickets are $19.75, and reserved seats run $29.75 to $89.75 and go on sale Saturday, April 10 at 10 a.m.
A few other shows went on sale last week, including Broken Bells (which features Danger Mouse and the Shins' James Mercer) show on Saturday, May 29, at the Gothic Theatre and MGMT's first headlining gig at Red Rocks on Friday, June 11. Below are the other shows that have already been announced or are currently on sale.
Arvada Center for the Performing Arts Asleep at the Wheel: Sun., Aug. 22, 7:30 p.m. BeauSoleil: With Buckwheat Zydeco, Sat., July 10, 7:30 p.m. Concrete Blonde: Mon., June 21, 7:30 p.m. Cowboy Junkies: Fri., June 25, 7:30 p.m. John Hiatt & the Combo: With Los Lobos, Fri., Aug. 13, 7:30 p.m. Chris Isaak: Sat., Aug. 7, 7:30 p.m. The Lettermen: Fri., June 4, 7:30 p.m. Los Lonely Boys: Sun., Aug. 1, 7:30 p.m. The Neville Brothers: Tue., Aug. 17, 7:30 p.m.
Boulder Theater Idan Raichel Project: Sat., May 15, 8 p.m., $36-$56.
Comfort Dental Amphitheatre Rihanna: With Ke$ha and Nicki Minaj, Thu., July 15, 7 p.m., $19.75-$89.75.
Dick's Sporting Goods Park Mile High Music Festival Day 1: Featuring Jack Johnson, Steve Miller Band, Slightly Stoopid, Phoenix, Nas & Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley, Keane, Cypress Hill, Derek Trucks & Susan Tedeschi Band, the Samples (all original members), Keller Williams, Rusted Root, Donavon Frankenreiter, One eskimO, Mayer Hawthorne & the County, ALO, Amos Lee, the Constellations, the Motet, Bobby Long, MyNameIsJohnMichael, Sat., Aug. 14. Mile High Music Festival Day 2: Featuring Dave Matthews Band, Weezer, My Morning Jacket, Atmosphere, Train, Jimmy Cliff, Bassnectar, Z-Trip, Drive-By Truckers, Railroad Earth, Ozomatli, Punch Brothers, Tim Reynolds & TR3, Trevor Hall, Matt Morris, BoomBox, On My Stars, Joe Purdy, the Knew and Danielle Ate the Sandwich, Sun., Aug. 15.
1stBank Center The Backstreet Boys: Tue., June 22, 8:30 p.m., $34.50-$65. Scorpions: With Cinderella, Tue., Aug. 17, 8 p.m., $34.50-$65.
Fox Theatre Conspirator: Thu., May 27, $25. Jon Gutwillig: Sun., May 30, 9 p.m., $15/$18. Octopus Nebula: With Dubskin, Fri., May 14, 9 p.m., $10/$12 One Be Lo: Thu., May 13, 9 p.m., $12.50/$15. Surprise Me Mr. Davis: Featuring Marco Benevento and Nathan Moore, Thu., Aug. 19, 9 p.m., $15.
Gothic Theatre Broken Bells: With the Morning Benders, $27.50-$30.
Invesco Field Vans Warped Tour: Featuring Alkaline Trio, Andrew W.K., Bring Me the Horizon, Dillinger Escape Plan, Every Time I Die, Reel Big Fish, Anti-Flag, Face to Face, Dropkick Murphys, Pennywise and more, Sun., Aug. 8.
Larimer Lounge Lou Barlow: Fri., June 18, 8 p.m., $13/$15. The Forecast: Mon., May 31, $8. The Heavy: Fri., May 28, 8 p.m., $15. Local H: Tue., June 22, 8 p.m., $13/$15. White Iron Band: Thu., June 24, 8 p.m., $8. Solid Gold: Fri., May 7, 8 p.m., $8/$10. Turin Brakes: Sun., May 16, 8 p.m., $12/$15
Pikes Peak Center Goo Goo Dolls: With Vedera, Mon., May 24, 7:30 p.m.
Red Rocks Amphitheatre Global Dance Festival: Featuring Deadmau5, Infected Mushroom, Pendulum, RUSKO, Ana Sia, Kraddy, Manufactured Superstars and more, July 16-17, 5 p.m., $49/$150 VIP/$80 2-day pass. MGMT: Fri., June 11, 7:30 p.m., $39.50.
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