Thursday, December 27, 2007

The Joker's Guide to New Year's Eve

It has been a longstanding tradition for me to always attend a live music event at New Year's Eve. To me, there is simply no other way to do it. This year there is quite a bit of music leading up to the big is what I am paying attention to:

In Denver/Boulder
Fri 28
Helle's Belles- Cervantes
Leftover Salmon/New Monsoon- Ogden Theater
The Motet/Pnuma Trio- Fox Theater

Sat 29
The Motet/Pnuma Trio- Cervantes***
Yonder Mountain String Band/G. Love- The Fillmore
RJD2- Fox Theater

Sun 30
Particle (w/new guitarist)/RJD2- Cervantes***
Yonder Mountain String Band/The Wailers- The Fillmore
Outformation- The Gothic
EOTO/Sporque/OOaH/Vibesquad- The Fox Theater
Rose Hill Drive (Performing Aerosmith's "Toys in the Attic")- Boulder Theater

Mon 31
Yonder Mountain String Band- The Fillmore***
Greyboy All-Stars- Ogden
Particle (w/new guitarist)- Cervantes
Outformation- The Gothic
Rose Hill Drive (Performing Aerosmith's "Toys in the Attic")- Boulder Theater
Zilla/Glitch Mob- The Fox Theater

***The Joker is leaning toward attending

Other Great Runs & Shows of note:

Sound Tribe Sector 9
The "Tabby" (Tabernacle) Atlanta, GA- Dec 28,29,30 and 31 (sold out!)
Watch All 4 nights on Iclips!

The Disco Bicuits
12/27 - TLA/Fillmore|Philadelphia ,PA (sold out!)
12/28 - Hammerstein Ballroom|New York,NY
12/29 - Hammerstein Ballroom|New York,NY
12/30 - Electric Factory|Philadelphia,PA (sold out!)
12/31 - "Circo Bisco" Tweeter Center|Camden,NJ

Widespread Panic
12/29- Atlanta, GA Roxy Theatre (sold out!) $125 GA Concert Ticket
$500 VIP Ticket
*Only 100 VIP cocktail party tickets were sold. VIP ticket includes: aCocktail Party with the band at 6pm featuring Heavy hors d’oeuvres catered by Nava in Buckhead, an open premium bar, early admittance to the venue and an autographed 2007 Tunes for Tots poster.

12/30 & 12/31 - Philips Arena, Atlanta, GA

Radiohead! Webcast on

Pitchfork is reporting that the webcast is going to consist of a performance of In Rainbows in full, taped at the band's Oxford studio. In America, the live show will be aired commercial-free on Al Gore's television station, Current TV. It premieres at 12 a.m. EST/9 p.m. PST. The webcast will also be re-broadcast on Jan 1 (when I will be watching).

1 comment:

Frankl said...

The Meat Puppets open for Rose Hill Drive both nights. Very tempting.