OUT OF TOWN
Saturday: Westword Music Showcase - With Dillon Francis, Matt and Kim, Cold War Kids, New Politics, Health, Brick and Mortar Black Pistol Fire, Grizfolk and local bands, noon, Golden Triangle Denver, $40 and up; westwordshowcase.com.
Saturday: Jason Aldean - With Thomas Rhett, A Thousand Horses, Deejay Silver, 6:30 p.m., Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre, Greenwood Village, $30-$89.50; AX.
Saturday: Asking Alexandria - With Shaman's Harvest, Through Fire and Victory Heights, 8 p.m., Fillmore Auditorium, Denver, $10.67; TM.
Sunday: Us the Duo - 8 p.m., Bluebird Theater, Denver, $17.50-$20; AX.
Monday: Sublime with Rome - With Tribal Seeds, New Kingston, 7 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $39.95-$45; AX.
Tuesday: Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals - 7 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $48.50-$68.50; AX.
Tuesday: Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band - 7:30 p.m., Paramount Theatre, Denver, $59.50-$149.50; AT.
Tuesday: Bad Cop/Bad Cop - With Atom Age, The Muderburgers, 8 p.m., Bluebird Theater, Denver, $13-$15; AX.
Tuesday: Blitzen Trapper -8:30 p.m., Fox Theatre, Boulder, $18-$20; FT.
Wednesday: Brand New/Modest Mouse - 7:30 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $49.95-$55; AX.
Wednesday: Peter Bjorn and John - 8 p.m., Bluebird Theater, Denver, $25; AX.
Thursday: Zeds Dead - 6 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $55-$75; AX.
July 1: Janet Jackson - 8 p.m., Pepsi Center, Denver, $59.50-$149.50; AT.
Through July 23: "Edge of Realism" - Abend Gallery, Denver; abendgallery.com.
Through July 24: "My Brush with Reality: Paintings by Tim Deibler" - Helen T. White Gallery, Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; 295-7200, sangredecristoarts.org.
Through July 26: "Raw, Cooked, Fermented" - Works by Viviane Le Courtois, Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver; botanicgardens.org.
Through July 30: "Make Your Own Friends" - Brian Bress, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, go online for ticket prices: mcadenver.org.
Through July 30: "Phantom Touch" - Laura Shill, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, go online for ticket prices: mcadenver.org.
Through Sept. 25: "Ansel Adams: Classic Images" - Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.
Through Oct. 14: "Shakespeare's Bouquet" - Norlin Library, University of Boulder, Boulder; email@example.com.
July 1: "Painting Safari" Opening Reception - 5-8 p.m., Heritage Museum, Pueblo; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday: Aurora Arts Festival - With entertainment, food and more, Fletcher Plaza; auroragov.org.
Saturday and Sunday: Blues from the Top Music Festival, - Hideaway Park, Winter Park; visitgrandcounty.com.
Saturday and Sunday: CoverRockTribute Festival - With world's best tribute bands, Nottingham Pavilion and Park, Avon; avon.org.
Saturday and Sunday: Music Arts Festival - Music, vendors and more, Civic Green Park, Highlands Ranch; hrmafestival.org.
Thursday-Aug. 21: Aspen Music Festival - More than 300 events with young adult student musicians, Aspen; aspenmusic festival.com.
COMPILED BY CARLOTTA OLSON, THE GAZETTE, 636-0221, CARLOTTA.OLSON@GAZETTE.COM