Daily Archives: April 3, 2017

Hans Zimmer announces FirstBank Center show

  Zimmer will play the FirstBank Center on Aug. 6. Ticket are $59.00 – $149.50 and go on sale April 7 at 10 a.m. (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP)
Famed Hollywood composer Hans Zimmer has announced the summer leg of his American tour, including a show at Broomfield’s FirstBank Center. Related Articles

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A compliment of musicians will join Zimmer for the concert, which will be separated into two parts: Scores from his older films like “Gladiator,” “The Lion King” and “Pirates of the Caribbean” and a second half featuring re-imagined versions of songs from Christopher Nolan films like “The Dark Knight” trilogy and “Inception.” The concert will also feature unannounced guests from the rock and pop world. Famed composer Hans Zimmer is coming to Colorado. via altitudetickets.com.

Botanic Gardens 2017 summer concerts: Herbie Hancock, Randy Newman and more

Among the notables are Herbie Hancock (Aug. 15: Bela Fleck & The Flecktones and The Chick Corea Elektric Band
Aug. See the full lineup below. (Michael McGrath, The Know)
It’s April, which means that before you know it, the hills of Denver’s Botanic Gardens will be alive with the sounds of music. 10: José González (with Darlingside)
Aug. Tickets to the concerts go on sale to members on April 10 at 10 a.m. via botanicgardens.org. 7), Buddy Guy (July 21) and a blast-from-the-past double-bill featuring Stephen Stills and Judy Collins (Aug. 7: Randy Newman
Aug. 1). 27: Lucero
Aug. Per usual, the offerings slant easy listening (the stage is in a botanic garden, remember), but the caliber of artists is remarkable, including some of modern pop and jazz music’s bonafide legends. 1: Stephen Stills & Judy Collins (with Numa Edema)
Aug. 14: Herbie Hancock
Aug. 13: Garrison Keillor’s “Love and Comedy” Tour 2017 (with Richard Dworsky, Heather Masse and Fred Newman) *
Aug. and to non-members on April 18 at 10 a.m. 14), Randy Newman (Aug. This morning, Swallow Hill let fly the lineup for this summer’s concert series. Herbie Hancock is just one of the legends booked at the Denver Botanic Gardens’ 2017 summer concert series. 30: Gipsy Kings
* = concert at Chatfield Farms 3: Dwight Yoakam
Aug. Denver Botanic Gardens 2017 summer concert lineup
June 1: Taj Mo’: The Taj Mahal and Keb’ Mo’ Band
June 13: Punch Brothers
July 12: Natalie Merchant
July 19: Mary Chapin Carpenter (with Sarah Jarosz)
July 21: Buddy Guy
July 28: The Mavericks