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While there has been a number of concerts at the Red Rocks Amphitheater over the past month, there won’t be any this week as the venue is hosting high school graduation ceremonies. Los Angeles Roots Reggae Act Arise Roots will play two unplugged shows at HQ on Thursday, while Fireside at Five’s Gin & Jazz Series continues on Wednesday with the Tenia Nelson Trio. Here’s what happens in and around the city this week:
Tuesday, May 18, 7 p.m.
The Black Box, 314 East 13th Avenue
$ 20- $ 120
EDM artist Fenx headlines; ReSpeakr, Skinny Limbs, Skopik and GRADI3NT are also on the program.
Gin & Jazz with the Tenia Nelson Trio
Wednesday, May 19, 7:30 p.m.
Tracks, 3500 Walnut Street
Denver jazz pianist Tenia Nelson and her trio, which includes bassist Brendan O’Donoghue and drummer Alex Tripp, will perform as part of Fireside’s Five’s Gin & Jazz Series, which promotes and celebrates artists who make the Five Points Embodying and continuing the jazz legacy.
Wednesday, May 19, 1:30 p.m.
Lone Tree Arts Center, 10075 Commons Street, lone tree
Acoustic swing combo The Hoagies have been playing music from the 1940s and 50s in Denver for nearly two decades.
Roise Roots (not connected)
Thursday, May 20th, 7pm & 9.30pm
Headquarters, 60 South Broadway
$ 34- $ 68
Los Angeles Roots Reggae Act Arise Roots plays two unplugged sets with Karim Israel and Chris Brennan.
Clay Street Unit
Thursday, May 20th, 7pm and 9.30pm
Globe Hall, 4483 Logan Street
$ 36- $ 108
The American Street, Folk, and Bluegrass Act Clay Street Unit plays two sets.
Kyle Moon & the Misguided
Thursday, May 13th, 8 p.m.
Oriental Theater, 4335 West 44th Avenue
The San Antonio band Kyle Moon & the Misled plays Americana, which is influenced by outlaw country and rock.
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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