This Week In Concerts – 888, Annie Booth, Spectacle, Black Pistol Fire and More

There are so many more concerts to see this month as we head into the second full week of January. This week in concerts includes shows that tackle everything from jazz to EDM which means there’s bound to be something out there for everyone. Below is an extensive list for you to use at your disposal to get out and explore all the music that Denver has to offer.

Monday, January 7

Cervantes’ Other Side is hosting a stacked line up to kick this week in Denver concerts off on Monday. The Burn Unit along with a plethora of other guests from big-name bands including DJ Williams of Karl Denson’s band, Jeremy Salken from Big Gigantic and Eric Luba from Analog Son are taking over The Other Side at Cervantes’ in what will be one hell of a show. On top of the already heavy line up mentioned above, fellow artists Jessica Jones, ScHratcH, AJ Salas, Brisco Jones, Brant Williams and Eric Imbrosciano are on the line up for Monday night as well.

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Motown On Mondays @ Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox

Mystery Mondays: Buckdancer’s Choice @ Be On Key Psychedelic Ripple

Live Jazz Night @ The Meadowlark

Vlad Girshevich Jazz w/ Special Guests @ Herb’s

Tuesday, January 8

On Tuesday night, Gestalt will be taking over Larimer Lounge. Gestalt is an indie-rock band out of Denver whose sound is groovy and falls more on the heavy side of the indie genre. The gents of Gestalt sent 2018 off the right way on December 31 with their most recent three single release titled do i look lovely, which includes some great recommended listening to get yourself familiar with their work. Fellow artists Riley!, Meliora and Tonguebyte are also on the bill for Tuesday evening as well.

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Tom Amend Jazz Organ Trio @ Nocturne Jazz

Open Mic Jam Band w/ Nic Jay @ Goosetown Tavern

Open Jam @ Be On Key Psychedelic Ripple

Sleeper w/ Kali, December Battle Winner’s Showcase, Counterfeit Rainbow, Jang, BEX, Tyrant b2b Max Mischief, Dimethyldreamz @ The Black Box + The Black Box Lounge

Open Mic Night w/ Bobert @ The Meadowlark

B3 Jazz Project w/ Laura Newman, Jill Fredericksen, Vlad Girshevich, Daryl Gott, Special Guests @ Herb’s

Wednesday, January 9

On Wednesday night, local jazz icon Annie Booth is headed over to Nocturne. Booth has been on the Denver jazz scene for many years and is not only a name that keeps popping up around the city but is one of the best working jazz musicians in the scene today. On Wednesday night, you have the chance to see her in action along with her trio as they pay tribute to The Beatles at Nocturne.

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Re:Search ft. Vibesquad w/ LYFTD, Mikey Thunder, Jordan Polovina, Special Guests @ Cervantes’ Other Side

Lost Aliens w/ Black Market Translation, Indra’s Net @ Larimer Lounge

Remember Sports w/ Nadine, Backseat Vinyl @ Lost Lake

STEAM Wednesdays w/ Washed Out DJ Set @ Bar Standard

Goth Night @ Milk Bar

Malik Burgers w/ Left Lung, Luvsicc, More TBA @ Seventh Circle Music Collective

Sammy Miller & The Congregation @ Soiled Dove Underground

Jack Canaan w/ Polaroid Antarctica, David Alexander @ Herman’s Hideaway

Femme Fatale w/ Reidy, Cyoti, Kautious, Bea Bleu @ The Black Box Lounge

The Swallow @ The Meadowlark

Laura Newman Group w/ Wendy Fopeano, Vlad Girshevich, Jill Fredericksen (Night Set) @ Herb’s

Hump Day Funk Jam (Late Set) @ Herb’s

Thursday, January 10

If you’re looking for some local EDM this week, we’ve got just the show for you to check out. On Thursday night, local EDM trio Spectacle is taking over The Bluebird. Spectacle, comprised of Jessica Borth, Michael Mahan and Rob Brandon, are known for their diverse skills as musicians and bring some really unique elements to the playing field. Fellow artists Beak Nasty, Jordan Polovina and Tortuga are joining Spectacle as they gear up for their show on Thursday night.

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Kris Lager Band w/ Winston Ramble, Extra Gold @ Cervantes’ Other Side

The Dollhouse Thieves w/ Nina and The Hold Tight, Moses, Mlady @ Larimer Lounge

Nekrofilth (Album Release) w/ Phallic Meditation, Keef Duster @ Hi-Dive

Bear and The Beasts (Single Release) w/ Los Mocochetes, The Interesting Times Gang, Knuckle Pups @ Lost Lake

Hip-Hop Thursdays @ Club Vinyl

CO Underground @ Milk Bar

Latin Jazz All Stars @ Dazzle Jazz

Mingus and Mariano by The Ron LeGault – Harry Drabkin Quintet @ Nocturne Jazz

A.J. Fullerton w/ Grant Sabin and the Juke Joint Highball @ Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox

Sorry, No Sympathy w/ Hemingway Hero, More TBA @ Seventh Circle Music Collective

Motown Thursday @ Goosetown Tavern

Phishin Thursdays: Aphishionados @ Be On Key Psychedelic Ripple

Meat & Potatoes w/ Cool Accent, PHIE, Xenia Dunford @ Herman’s Hideaway

Mean Mug Music Takeover @ Your Mom’s House Denver

Mark Cormican @ Quinlan Cafe at Swallow Hill Music

Sub.Session w/ Faith in May, Jen Ese’, Norse Dubz, Safire, Halfrican, Siren, Bex, Synchronicity @ The Black Box Lounge

Eazybaked + Prophet w/ Dalek One, Fathomless @ The Black Box

The Interesting Times Gang 001 w/ DJ Couchman @ The Meadowlark

Dave Randon Trio @ Herb’s

Friday, January 11

To wrap the work week up on Friday, we’ve got some rock music in store for you. Black Pistol Fire is headed into the Mile High City to take over The Gothic Theatre. Earlier this month, Black Pistol Fire released a new single titled “Level” which is a great song to stream if you’re completely new to their sound. Fellow artists The Guestlist and Pink Fuzz are joining Black Pistol Fire as they make their way to The Gothic Theatre this Friday night.

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Mustard Plug w/ Younger Than Neil, The Dendrites @ The Bluebird Theater

A Tribute to Aretha Franklin ft. Kim Dawson (Matador Soul Sounds), Jeremy Salken (Big Gigantic), Adryon de León (Orgone), Such, JoFoKe, Gabe Mervine, Mike Tallman (Eufórquestra), Nick Gerlach, Peter Stoltzman, Connor Groscurth w/ Space Orphan @ Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom

Drew Emmitt (Leftover Salmon) + UllrGrass All-Stars ft. Members of Rapidgrass w/ Coral Creek, Pick & Howl @ Cervantes’ Other Side

Hellgrammites w/ It’s Just Bugs, Giardia, False Report @ The Marquis Theater

Dream Feed w/ SYCDVK, Scotty & The Late Nights @ Larimer Lounge

OFF THE WALL Reunion! w/ DJ Jason Heller @ Hi-Dive

Richard Vission @ Bar Standard

Fiesta Fridays @ Club Vinyl

Ritual Fridays @ The Church

Roberta Gambarini @ Dazzle Jazz

Reckless Kelly @ The Grizzly Rose

The Pharcyde @ Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox

Product Lust (Tour Kickoff) w/ Goon, Herse, Candy Apple @ Seventh Circle Music Collective

Alright, Alright w/ TheThread, Holly Lovell @ The Walnut Room

Dead Zone @ Be On Key Psychedelic Ripple

Tatted Up Friday @ Herman’s Hideaway

Dulcimer! @ Tuft Theatre at Swallow Hill Music

Hillbilly Demons @ The Venue

The Solution w/ DJ Low Key + Lazy Eyez @ The Black Box Lounge

AU5 w/ Kyral x Banko, Krushendo, Prismatic, Phocust @ The Black Box

Good For Health Bad For Education w/ Kahlil Cezanne, Sullyvn @ The Meadowlark

Wash Park @ Herb’s

Temple Fridays @ Temple Denver

Saturday, January 12

Even if you wait for the week to be over, there is still some more killer local talent lined up for you this weekend. On Saturday night, local pop-rock band 888 is gearing up to headline The Marquis Theater. In 2018, 888 released their debut album titled Everybody Can’t Complain which includes seven tracks to give you a taste of what their sound is like. Fellow bands Nightlove and Kill Paradise are on the bill for Saturday night as well, so grab some tickets while you still can and treat yourself to some Denver based talent this weekend.

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Desert Dwellers w/ Bluetech, BogTroTTer, Living Light @ The Ogden Theatre

Pink Hawks + ATOMGA w/ Roka Hueka @ The Bluebird Theater

Cypherpalooza ft. Theycallhimap, Nathan Palmer w/ Koo Qua, Ransteez, Riaga, BMG Show, Drama Tone, Pac, Toussaint Lorenz, Maleman, MiKEMiNDED, Jelie, Nakira, Tre Ridah, Cash Gas Rod, Ell @ The Gothic Theatre

Xavier Wulf w/ Idontknowjeffery @ Summit Music Hall

Steveland Swatkins & The Positive Agenda w/ A Special Tribute to Erykah Badu & D’Angelo ft. Kowan Turner, Will Trask, Ladamion Massey, Africano, Luba, Scott Flynn, Vlad Colesnicov, Michelle Sarah, Devon Parker, Matt Rossman, Sasha Brown, Brionne Wright @ Cervantes’ Other Side

Horseshoes & Hand Grenades w/ Part & Parcel, Morsel @ Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom

Dreamerz Delight + Guggenz w/ Melody Lines @ Larimer Lounge

NightWraith (Album Release) w/ Glacial Tomb, BleakHeart @ Hi-Dive

Hugh Manatee + Zagriculture w/ Wonderlic, Mr. Specific @ Lost Lake

Bass Ops: Blankface, Recondite @ Club Vinyl

Noches en la Catedral: Latin Nights @ The Church

Mixtape Saturdays @ Milk Bar

Kottonmouth Kings w/ Hex Rated, Weedkend Warriors, Dirty Rotten Rhymers @ The Oriental Theater

Jack Hadley (Morning Set) @ Dazzle Jazz

Roberta Gambarini (Night Set) @ Dazzle Jazz

Drew’s Blues & Jazz Boogaloos @ Nocturne Jazz

Ned Ledoux @ The Grizzly Rose

El Javi (Morning Set) @ Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox

The Pharcyde (Night Set) @ Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox

1000 Miles of Fire w/ Cauldron Point, The Backseaters, Birdhouse View @ Seventh Circle Music Collective

Denver Vintage Reggae Society @ Goosetown Tavern

Freddy Jones Band w/ Jesse Valenzuela (of The Gin Blossoms) @ Soiled Dove Underground

Brock Butler (Perpetual Groove) w/ J. Wail Live Band ft. Nic Thornsberry (of Dynohunter) @ Be On Key Psychedelic Ripple

Jermo Jones w/ TDank Jefferson, Benny Bugz @ Herman’s Hideaway

Miguel Espinoza w/ Michele Castro @ Daniels Hall at Swallow Hill Music

Thunder and Rain @ Tuft Theatre at Swallow Hill Music

Z Man’s 50th Birthday Party w/ Grace’s Period @ The Venue

Luke Vibert w/ Seied, Kanyon Walker @ The Black Box

Angry Neighbor Takeover w/ DropTalk, Uptone, Jarymane x Split Trip, Boyo, Dak-Atak @ The Black Box Lounge

Soul 4 You w/ Miggy Camacho & Friends @ The Meadowlark

Alive On Arrival @ Herb’s

Young Bombs @ Temple Denver

Broke Down Nuns @ BarFly

Sunday, January 13

To wrap this week in concerts up, singer-songwriter Laura Gibson is headed into Denver to take over Larmier Lounge. Gibson is no stranger to the music scene as the singer-songwriter has been on the rise since 2006 with her debut album If You Come to Greet Me. Late last year, Gibson released another full-length album titled Goners which features ten stellar tracks that display this musician’s talent. Fellow artist Stelth Ulvang is joining Gibson on her stop at Larimer Lounge.

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Afton Showcase w/ DJ Panda $tyle, Anomalous, High Kaliber Entertainment, TOWER, Fuego James, JayTheWest, DVSH, KG Prince, DJ Archie Jenks, GlassesDaMartian, Feral, TakuM16, Awaximus, The RMXKNG, KingTAE FTV, RicoLaw, FLAWLE$$ @ Cervantes’ Other Side

Mad Pow w/ Kaepora, Last Rhino, Bad Britton @ Lost Lake

Beatles v.s. Stones – A Musical Showdown @ The Oriental Theater

The Adam Bodine Trio (Morning Set) @ Dazzle Jazz

Brunch Oddity: The David Bowie Brunch w/ DJ Boyhollow (Morning Set) @ Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox

Crushed!? w/ More TBA @ Seventh Circle Music Collective

Special EFX All Stars ft. Chieli Minucci, Regina Carter, Nelson Rangell, Lao Tizer @ Soiled Dove Underground

Bear’s Choice ft. Dave Hebert (of JGB) @ Be On Key Psychedelic Ripple

The wRap Up: Big Bang 2019 @ Your Mom’s House Denver

Turner Jackson Presents @ The Meadowlark

The Pocket Junkies @ Herb’s

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