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Electronica jam band Lotus kick off the Red Rocks Amphitheater’s limited capacity concert season with a four-day run starting Thursday April 22, while electronica duo Break Science hit the headlines for two nights at the Boulder Theater. This week’s online shows include eTown’s 30th Birthday Party with Black Pumas, Nathaniel Rateliff, Sarah Jarosz, Lyle Lovett, Bob Weir, Los Lobos and more, and ARISE Online: Earth Day 2021 with Mike Love, Satsang, Mystic Grizzly and more.

Here’s what’s happening in and around town (and online) this week:

420 celebration
Tuesday, April 20, 7:30 p.m.
Herman’s Hideout, 1578 South Broadway
$ 20
DJ Dice, the official DJ for Redman and Method Man, makes headlines at 420 Festival.

Break science
Tuesday, April 20 and Wednesday, April 21, 8 p.m.
Boulder Theater, 2032 14th Street, Boulder
$ 40
The electronica duo Break Science plays two nights at the Boulder Theater, with Mikey Thunder opening on Tuesday and Brisco Jones on Wednesday.

Electronic Tuesdays
Tuesday, April 20, 7 p.m.
The Black Box, 314 East 13th Avenue
$ 12- $ 102
Dubstep producer Caspa is streaming a set while Isotheric, Among the Mist, Tempo, Shaman and Waylo play live.

Matt Fuller plays Chet Atkins
Wednesdays in April, 6.30 p.m. and 8.30 p.m.
Nocturne, 1330 27th Street
$ 15
Guitarist Matt Fuller and his trio celebrate the musical legacy of legendary guitarist Chet Atkins.

Andrew Vogt Quartet: Homage to Gerry Mulligan and Art Pepper
Thursdays in April, 6.30 p.m. and 8.30 p.m.
Nocturne, 1330 27th Street
$ 15
Andrew Vogt pays homage to saxophonists Gerry Mulligan and Art Pepper, who helped shape the jazz sound of the west coast of the 1950s.

ARISE Online: Earth Day 2021
Thursday, April 22nd, 7pm
Donations of $ 15 to $ 20
ARISE Music Festival broadcasts an Earth Day celebration featuring Mike Love, Satsang, Mystic Grizzly, Block 1750, artist John Speaker, and others.

eTown 30th birthday party
Thursday, April 22nd, 5 p.m.
The virtual concert includes Black Pumas, Nathaniel Rateliff, Sarah Jarosz, Lyle Lovett, Bob Weir, Los Lobos, Sam Bush, City and Color, War and Treaty, and Raquel Garcia. Former US Senator and environmental attorney Tim Wirth and US Representative Joe Neguse will take part in the live stream conversation. eTown is also inducted into the Colorado Music Hall of Fame.

Thursday, April 22 to Sunday, April 25, 8 p.m.
Red Rocks Amphitheater, 18300 West Alameda Parkway, Morrison
$ 45- $ 69.50
Jamtronica Act Lotus kicks off Red Rocks’ limited capacity (2,500 people) concert season with a four night run.

You can find more music events in the Westword concert calendar. Are you organizing a concert that you might want to consider for this list? Send information to [email protected]

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