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Music To Hear 8/01 – 8/07: TEDESCHI TRUCKS BAND, JEFF BECK, DICK DALE & More…

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/01/16

Avogadro’s Number- The Haymarket Squares                  6 p.m.                       $5

Hodi’s Half Note- ‘Stand-Up Comedy’ @ 7 p.m.; ‘Funk Jam’ @ 10 p.m.

DENVER AREA 8/01/16

Denver Botanic Gardens- Martin Sexton w/ Eilen Jewell                   6:30 p.m.                $54-59

Quixote’s True Blue*- ‘Jerry’s Birthday Show’ w/ Imagine feat. Melvin Seals (JGB), Ray White (Frank Zappa) & Damon Wood (James Brown) w/ Fleeb (Octopus Nebula) + Darren Hahn (Ani DiFranco)                             9 p.m.                      $10

Red Rocks Amphitheatre* (Morrison)- ‘Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration’ feat. Warren Haynes & Colorado Symphony w/ special guest Melvin Seals                    7:30 p.m.
$39.95-45

BOULDER AREA 8/01/16

Chautauqua Auditorium*- Ryan Bingham w/ The Americans                  7:30 p.m.
$28-43

Fox Theatre- Museum Of Love Live feat. Pat Mahoney (DFA/ LCD Soundsystem), Dennis McNany (DFA/Jee-Day) & Nancy Whang (DJ set)(DFA/ LCD Soundsystem, The Juan Maclean) w/ Falcon Punch                      8:30 p.m.                     $26

Owsley’s Golden Road*- Owsley’s Acid Jazz Trio feat. Paul Murin (DeadPhish Orchestra) & Edwin Hurwitz (Shakedown Street)                          7 p.m.                      $1

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/02/16

Avogadro’s Number- ‘Open Mic’ feat. Tom Gregory                           7 p.m.

Hodi’s Half Note- ‘EDM Tuesdays’                     Free-$5

Oak Street Plaza- ‘Noontime Notes’ feat. The Seers               11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Pourhouse (Loveland)- ‘Open Jazz Jam’ feat. The Pourhouse Jazz Trio                 7:30 p.m.

DENVER AREA 8/02/16

Larimer Lounge- Honne w/ Jones                     $15

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- LCD Soundsystem w/ Savage + Museum Of Love
7 p.m.                      SOLD OUT!!!!

BOULDER AREA 8/02/16

Chautauqua Auditorium*- ‘Mash Up’ w/ Paper Bird                      7:30 p.m.              $12-45

Fox Theatre- Wavves w/ Steep Leans + Partybaby                  8 p.m.                    $26.50

Owsley’s Golden Road- Jalbatross feat. Ryan Jalbert (The Motet)             7 p.m.

Pioneer Inn (Nederland)- ‘Open Mic’                        9 p.m.

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/03/16

Avogadro’s Number- ‘Patio Music Series’ feat. Ginger Whale                 5-7 p.m.

Avogadro’s Number- Mason Street Bluegrass                   7 p.m.

Avogadro’s  Number- ‘Open Bluegrass Jam’                     8:30 p.m.

CSU Lagoon*- Danielle Ate The Sandwich                    6-8:30 p.m.               FREE!!!!

Hodi’s Half Note- ‘Grass For That Ass’ feat. Sneaky Pete & The Secret Weapons w/ FunkMa$ter + Cloud Kickers International                           Free-$15

DENVER AREA 8/03/16

Bluebird Theatre- Hayes Carll w/ Luke Bell                     8 p.m.                            $25-27

Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom*- ‘Herbie Hancock Tribute’ feat. Dave Watts (The Motet), Dominic Lalli (Big Gigantic), Joey Porter (The Motet), Garrett Sayers (The Motet) & Dan Schwindt (Kyle Hollingsworth Band) w/ Space Orpan                                    $15-20

Dazzle Jazz*- ‘Artist In Residence’ w/ Adam Bodine Trio                       9 p.m.                   FREE!!!!

Hi Dive- Deerhoof w/ Blankspell + deCollage                 8:30 p.m.                            $15-17

Oriental Theatre- Danielle Nicole (Trampled Under Foot) + Too Slim  & The Taildraggers
(*two headlining sets)                                          8 p.m.                                   $22

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- LCD Soundsystem w/ Savages + Museum Of Love
7 p.m.                  SOLD OUT!!!!

BOULDER AREA 8/03/16

Fox Theatre*- King Sunny Ade                         8:30 p.m.                         $32

Owsley’s Golden Road- Flash Mountain Flood                           7 p.m.                     $??

Pioneer Inn (Nederland)- ‘Blues Night’                            10 p.m.                    FREE!!!!

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/04/16

Avogadro’s Number- Cosmic Mesa + Canyon Collected                        8 p.m.               $5

Boardwalk Park (Windsor)- Rusty 44              6:30-8:30 p.m.             FREE!!!!

Foote Lagoon- ‘Tribute To The Beatles’ feat. The Fab 4 Mop Top + The Fab 4 Sgt. Pepper
7-9 p.m.            FREE!!!!

Old Town Square*- Pandas & People                   7-9 p.m.                  FREE!!!!

DENVER AREA 8/04/16

Cervantes’ Other Side- Mike Love w/ FunkMa$ter                  /// Policulture     on patio
$12-15

Denver Botanic Gardens- Chris Isaak w/ Brent Cowles                    6:30 p.m.             $51-64

Quixote’s True Blue*- Play Dead + Great Blue                         $10

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- ‘Hard Red Rocks’ feat. RL Grime w/ Savoy, Keys N Krates, Graves + Drezo                          6 p.m.                     $49.50-90

Walnut Room*- Yarn w/ Another Afternoon                       8 p.m.                   $15-20

BOULDER AREA 8/04/16

Dickens Opera House (Longmont)- ‘Open Mic Night’ w/ Brian Rezac                7 p.m.
FREE!!!!

Pioneer Inn (Nederland)- ‘Open Jam: Boogie Nights’                     10 p.m.            FREE!!!!

St. Julien- Mountain Meadow String Band                      6:30-9:30 p.m.

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/05/16

Aggie Theatre- The Covz w/ Prestor John (CD Release)               Free-$10

Avogadro’s Number- Pouder River Irregulars                     4 p.m.               $10

Centerra @ Chapungu Sculpture Park (Loveland)- The Commoners                  7-9 p.m.
FREE!!!!

Monroe’s (Loveland)- Ryan Fourt Combo                   7 p.m.

Swing Station (LaPorte)- The Hooten Hallers w/ Burt Reynolds Mustache Ride            9 p.m.
$10

DENVER AREA 8/05/16

Gothic Theatre*- Rebirth Brass Band                           $19.99-40

Marquis Theatre- American Aquarium w/ Ol Hickory + Smokestack Relics
8 p.m.                 $5-15

Oriental Theatre- Jen Korte & The Loss w/ Clarence Tilton                   9 p.m.
$10

Quixote’s True Blue*- Play Dead + Ethan J. Perry                       $10

Red Rocks Amphitheatre* (Morrison)- Tedeschi Trucks Band w/ Los Lobos + North Mississippi All Stars                      7 p.m.               SOLD OUT!!!!

Soiled Dove- Marcus Miller                       7 p.m.                 $35-40

Soiled Dove- Marcus Miller                     10 p.m.                $35-45

Walnut Room- Jus’ Sayin’  w/ Von Disco                  8:30 p.m.                      $8-10

BOULDER AREA 8/05/16

Dickens Opera House (Longmont)- Nina Storey w/ Matthew Moon              8:15 p.m.
$20-25

Louisville*- Junior Brown                  6:30-9 p.m.                     FREE!!!!

Nissi’s (Lafayette)- Liz Barnez                    7:30 p.m.                 $12-14

St. Julien- Quemando                         6:30-9:30 p.m.

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/06/16

Aggie Theatre- Sevendust w/ Crobot, Against Himself + Red Tide Rising                   7 p.m.
$28-32

Hodi’s Half Note- American Aquarium                $15-23

Moxi Theatre (Greeley)- The Epilogues ‘The Farewell Show’ w/ Slow Caves, Quentin, They Call Me Hero + Implicit Whispers                        $10

DENVER AREA 8/06/16

Arvada Center*- Reverend Horton Heat w/ Doug Kershaw                     7:30 p.m.            $20-35

Cervantes’ Other Side*- The Lonely Heart String Band w/ Mile High Express               $5-12

Dazzle Jazz- ‘Blues Night’ w/ Delta Sonics                      10:30 p.m.                       $5

Hudson Gardens* (Littleton)- Weird Al Yankovic                   7 p.m.                              $46

Larimer Lounge- Mitis w/ Toy Box + Mosis                         $12-15

Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox- ‘Brunch’ feat. Lost Dog Trio (Tom Waits tribute)
10:30 a.m.                 No Cover!!!!

Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox*- Dick Dale w/ Kerry Pastine & The Crime Scene                 9 p.m.
$30-95

Oriental Theatre- Michael Hornbuckle Band /w Emilio Emilio + Michael Lee Clemmer Band                     8 p.m.                      $12

Quixote’s True Blue*- New Speedway Boogie w/ Intrepid Travellers + Home Fried Boogaloo                   9 p.m.                         $??

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- Slightly Stoopid w/ SOJA, Zion I, The Grouch & Eligh
7 p.m.                     $44.99

BOULDER AREA 8/06/16

Boulder Theatre*- Loudon Wainwright III + Iris Dement                          8 p.m.            $25-32.50

Fox Theatre- Melvins w/ Helms Alee                     9 p.m.                      $26.50

Owsley’s Golden Road*- Play Dead                          7 p.m.                       $1

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/07/16

Aggie Theatre*- Reverend Horton Heat + The Melvins w/ Helms Alee                     8 p.m.
$22-25

Mishawaka Amphitheatre (Bellvue)- The Railbenders w/ Goatz + Liz Barnez                 5 p.m.
$15-17.50

Swing Station (LaPorte)- Jay Stott              4 p.m.                  FREE!!!!

DENVER AREA 8/07/16

Arvada Center- Asleep At The Wheel w/ Hot Club Of Cowtown               7:30 p.m.
$29-49

City Park- Chris Daniels & The Kings w Freddi Gowdy                  6-8 p.m.                  FREE!!!!

Fiddlers Green*- Jeff Beck w/ Buddy Guy                      7:30 p.m.                 $39.50-79.50

Larimer Lounge- ‘Sunday BBQ Series’ w/ Reno Divorce, Straight Outta Luck, Wake The Bat, Granny Tweed + Landgrabbers                     2 p.m.                     $9

Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox- ‘Brunch’ feat. Lost Dog Trio (Tom Waits tribute)
10:30 a.m.                 No Cover!!!!

Paramount Theatre- Culture Club                   8 p.m.             Tickets Starting @ $49.50

Pepsi Center- Slipknot w/ Marilyn Manson + Of Mice & Men                6:30 p.m.
Tickets Starting @ $29.50

Red Rocks Amphitheatre* (Bellvue)- Michael Franti & Spearhead w/ Zella Day            6 p.m.
$54.95

BOULDER AREA 8/07/16

Boulder Theatre- Ms. Lisa Fischer & The Grand Baton w/ Dan Treanor’s Afrosippi Band feat. Erica Brown & MJ                       8 p.m.                   $25-35

Homemade Liquids & Solids (Longmont)- ‘Bluegrass Pick’                   12-3 p.m.

 

FESTIVALS ALONG THE FRONT RANGE & BEYOND 8/01 – 8/05:

8/05-06 HINTERLAND MUSIC FESTIVAL @ Avenue Of The Saints Amphitheatre in St. Charles, IA.                                       2 Day Passes $95

  • 8/05 feat. Ray Lamontagne, Cold War Kids, Houndmouth + San Fermin
  • 8/06 feat. Willie Nelson, Grace Potter, Lake Street Dive, Shovels & Rope, Turnpike Troubadours, Hayes Carll, Pokey Lafarge, William Elliott Whitmore + Field Division

8/05-07 TELLURIDE JAZZ FEST @ Telluride Town Park
3-Day Pass $145       (camping and parking permits also available)

  • 8/05 feat. Jon Cleary & The Absolute Monster Gentlmen, Marcus Miller, Galactic, Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton, John Scofield & Jon Cleary Duo, Jeff Coffin & The Mu’tet, Kermit Ruffins & The BBQ Swingers, Rebirth Brass Band, Caleb Chapman’s Crescent Super Band w/ Jeff Coffin, Nigel Hall Band, Veronica Swift & The Eric Gunnison Trio, Sobredosis Del Sabor, Kevin McCarthy Trio, USAF Academy Band Falconaires, Telluride Student All-Stars Jazz Ensemble + Stillwater Allstars

8/05-07 VERTEX FESTIVAL @ Cottonwood Meadows in Buena Vista, CO.
Base Camp tickets $249.75

  • 8/05-07 feat. Odesza, Alabama Shakes, Trey Anastasio Band (2 Sets), Gramatik, Lettuce, Anderson.Paak & The Free Nationals, BadBadNotGood, Big Wild, Classixx, Dawes, Dopapod, Duke Dumont, Emancipator Ensemble, Fruition, Graham Nash, Hiatus Kaiyote, Houndmouth, Jai Wolf, Robert Delong, Rufus Du Sol, Ryan Hemsworth, Seven Lions, The Claypool Lennon Delirium, The Revivalists, Gold Room, Imagined Herbal Flows, Buckwheat Zydeco, Head For The Hills, Zach Heckendorf, The Drunken Hearts, Trout Steak Revival, Dreamers Delight, Eminence Ensemble, Jaden Carlson Band, Evanoff, Mama Magnolia, The Runnikine, Tortuga, Pizkil + Other Worlds

8/05-07 ARISE MUSIC FESTIVAL @ Sunrise Ranch in Loveland
$181.50      (Camping passes available)

  • 8/05-07 feat. Jurassic 5, Ziggy Marley, Hardworking Americans, Wildlight, The New Mastersounds, Del The Funky Homosapien, Phutureprimitive, The Travelin’ McCourys, Bluegrass Generals (feat. Chris Pandolfi & Andy Hall), Jeff Austin Band,  Fortunate Youth, Everyone Orchestra, Mike Love, Dirtwire feat. members of Beats Antique & Hamsa Lila, Govinda, Dimond Saints, The Expanders, Bridget & Bonnie (Elephant Revival), Euforquestra, Jennifer Hartswick, Natalie Cressman, Bass Physics, Ayla Nereo, SHEL, CloZee, Yamn, Gipsy Moon, Dynohunter, Dead Floyd, Musketeer Gripweed, Samuel J, T Sisters, Skydyed, Living Light, Earth Guardians, Supaman, Xerephine, Transition Theater, Chimney Choir, MIRAJA, We Dream Dawn, The Sweet Lillies, Blue Grama, DJ Taz Rashid, Lineage Music Project, Buddha Bomb, The Heartifact, Tierro, Totem, Fractal Tribe, Lunar Fire, Bibi McGill,  (3 more Headliners) + more…

8/06 CARBON VALLEY MUSIC & SPIRITS FESTIVAL @ Centennial Field in Dacono

  • 8/06 feat. Cracker, The Railbenders, Kerry Pastine & The Crime Scene, Goatz!, William’s Reserve, Mojo Academy Kids + more…                  2-10 p.m.

 

The first week of August will provide us with an eclectic mix of live music to hear along the Front Range. From free concerts to mountain festivals, there is something for everyone on this week’s list. As usual, I have marked the shows I recommend with an * after the venue’s name. Besides this list, check-out the Coming Attractions and Festival Time pages for a more extensive look at what’s happening over the next few months. That’s What I Know, So That’s What You Know!! Enjoy!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

Music To Hear 8/25 – 8/31: Phish, Melissa Etheridge & More…

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/25/14

Hodi’s Half Note- Free Comedy @ 7 p.m. ; ‘Funk Jam’ presents Talking Heads ”
@ 10 p.m.                Free- $5

DENVER AREA 8/25/14

Quixote’s True Blue*- Joey Porter’s Vital Organ         9 p.m.        $5

BOULDER AREA 8/25/14

Homemade Liquids & Solids (Longmont)- ‘Electric Blues Jam’      7-10 p.m.

Tasty Weasel* (Longmont)- ‘Open Stage’ w/ Danny Shafer        6-8 p.m.

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/26/14

Monroe’s Lounge (Loveland)- ‘Singer/Songwriter Open Mic Night’     7 p.m.

Pourhouse (Loveland)- ‘Open Jazz Jam’ w/ Pourhouse Jazz Trio     
7:30-10 p.m.

DENVER AREA 8/26/14

Paramount Theatre*- Melissa Etheridge       8 p.m.      tickets starting @ $39.50

Quixote’s True Blue- ‘Open Stage’        9 p.m.

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- John Legend       7:30 p.m.
$49.50- 119.75

BOULDER AREA 8/26/14

Dickens Opera House (Longmont)- The Prairie Scholars      6 p.m.     FREE!!!!

Oskar Blues Grill & Brew (Lyons)- ‘Bluegrass Pick’     8-11 p.m.

St. Julien Hotel*- Kort McCumber       6:30- 9:30 p.m.

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/27/14

Aggie Theatre*- Earphunk w/ Genetics         $7

Monroe’s Lounge (Loveland)- ‘Jazz Band Night’       7:30 p.m.

DENVER AREA 8/27/14

Armoury- ‘Hump Day Funk Jam’       10:30 p.m. – 1 a.m.

Denver Botanic Gardens- Colbie Caillet w/ Alex & Sierra        7 p.m.
$64-69

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- Robyn & Royskopp           CANCELLED!!!!

BOULDER AREA 8/27/14

Dickens Opera House* (Longmont)- Danny Shafer     6 p.m.       FREE!!!!

Nissi’s (Lafayette)- Nelson Rangell         7:30 p.m.      $10-12

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/28/14

Hodi’s Half Note*- ‘Pre-Phish Party’ w/ Punch Drunk Munky Funk + Miscommunicado
8 p.m.          Free- $5

DENVER AREA 8/28/14

Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom*- ‘A Special Pre-Phish Party’ w/ Dumpstaphunk w/ Earphunk            $15-20

Cervantes’ Otherside*- Everyone Orchestra feat. John Kadlecik (Furthur), Eddie Roberts (New Mastersounds), Jans Ingber (Motet), Jason Hann (String Cheese Incident), Steve Molitz (Particle), Jenn Hartswick (Trey Anastasio Band), Natalie Cressman (Trey Anastasio Band) + more… w/ Sunliner feat. Travis Book (Infamous String Dusters)      9 p.m.     $20-40

Quixote’s True Blue*- Dave Watts & Friends + Eminence Ensemble      4:15 p.m.      $20

BOULDER AREA 8/28/14

Chataqua Auditorium*- Ziggy Marley      8 p.m.        SOLD OUT!!!!

Dickens Opera House (Longmont)- ‘Thursday Open Mic’        7 p.m.

Homemade Liquids & Solids* (Longmont)- Danny Shafer      5:30- 8:30 p.m.

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/29/14

Aggie Theatre- ‘End Of The Summer Party’ w/ Wendy Woo Band, The Shaley Scott Band +
The 14ers         FREE!!!!

Avogadro’s Number*- Maxwell Hughes + Danielle Ate The Sandwich      8 p.m.      $12-15

DENVER AREA 8/29/14

Bluebird Theatre- The Revivalists w/ Dragondeer       $20

Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom*- ‘Phish After-Show’ w/ Everyone Orchestra feat. John Kadlecik (Furthur), Eddie Roberts (New Mastersounds), Jans Ingber (Motet), Jason Hann (String Cheese Incident), Steve Molitz (Particle), Jenn Hartswick (Trey Anastasio Band), Natalie Cressman (Trey Anastasio Band) + David Murphy (formerly STS9)      11:30 p.m.       $20-40

Cervantes’ Otherside*- Touchpants feat. Christopher Friday, Colby Dix, Aram Bedrosian & John Fishman w/ special guests         $15-20

Dick’s Sporting Goods Park* (Commerce City)- Phish           7:30 p.m.       tickets starting @ $49.95

Oriental Theatre- Winehouse (an Embodiement of Amy Winehouse) w/ Alpha Schoolman Orchestra       $5-7

Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison)- Atmosphere w/ The Grouch & Eligh, Prof, Get Cryphy + Dem Atlas         7 p.m.          SOLD OUT!!!!   

BOULDER AREA 8/29/14

Fox Theatre*- Shakedown Street feat. Melvin Seals       $15-17

Nissi’s (Lafayette)- Liz Barnez              7:30 p.m.       $10-12

Homemade Liquids & Solids* (Longmont)- Delta Sonics       8- 11:30 p.m.

Oskar Blues Grill & Brew (Lyons)- Nolarado (from New Orleans)       8:30-11:30 p.m.

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/30/14

Avogadro’s Number- Futaba      $10

Civic Center Park*- ‘Tour De Fat’ feat. Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, A. Tom Collins, Burroughs, Musketeer Gripweed, In The Whale, The Reals Band, Ambassador Wolf + more…
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.                     FREE!!!!

Mishawaka Amphitheatre* (Bellvue)- Shakedown Street feat. Melvin Seals w/ Dr. Phil Good + Better Than Bacon         8 p.m.       $15

DENVER AREA 8/30/14

Bluebird Theatre- The Revivalists w/ Rowdy Shadehouse      $20

Cervantes’ Otherside*- Touchpants feat. John Fishman w/ Jakubi       $15-20

Dick’s Sporting Goods Park* (Commerce City)- Phish          7:30 p.m.      tickets starting @ $49.95

Soiled Dove- Ramblin’ Jack Elliott        8 p.m.       $20-25

BOULDER AREA 8/30/14

Boulder Theatre- The Oh Hellos w/ Blake Brown & The American Dust Choir
9 p.m.          $20-22

Nissi’s (Lafayette)- Eclipse (A Tribute to Journey)        7:30 p.m.         $10-12

Oskar Blues Grill & Brew (Lyons)- Burle & The No-Brainers       8:30-11:30 p.m.

FORT COLLINS AREA 8/31/14

Avogadro’s Number*- Shelley King + The Young Ancients         8 p.m.       $15

Mishawaka Amphitheatre (Bellvue)- Who’s Bad (The Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute Band)
6 p.m.        $20-27

DENVER AREA 8/31/14

Dick’s Sporting Goods Park* (Commerce City)- Phish          7:30 p.m.      tickets starting @ $49.95

Red Rocks Amphitheatre* (Morrison)- Joe Bonamassa         7 p.m.        $73.70- 109.75

BOULDER AREA 8/31/14

Homemade Liquids & Solids (Longmont)- ‘Bluegrass Pick’      12-3 p.m.

Homemade Liquids & Solids* (Longmont)- Bonnie & Taylor Simms       6-9 p.m.

Oskar Blues Grill & Brew (Lyons)- Giddyup Kitty        6-9 p.m.

These are most of the best shows happening along the Front Range over the next week. There is a ton of great music to hear from jam to bluegrass, jazz to blues and more. As usual, I have marked the shows I recommend with an * after the venue name. With all this great music coming to the area, there is no reason not to get out and hear some of it. That’s What I Know, So That’s What You Know!! Enjoy!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉