Pink, Sam Smith and a country holiday
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Provocative pop-star Pink and her “Beautiful Trauma” world tour have set their sights on the Pepsi Center for a May 8 concert to promote her new album, with tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Oct. 13. ($47.45-$207.45, altitudetickets.com) Following last week’s “Saturday Night Live” appearance, U.K. crooner Sam Smith is promoting his November album “The Thrill of It All” with a tour that also takes him to the Pepsi Center next year. Tickets for the Aug. 21 show went on sale Oct. 12. ($35$125, altitudetickets.com) 98.5 KYGO’S Christmas Jam is putting the “Chris” in Christmas, with headliners Chris Young, Chris Janson and Chris Lane. Tickets for the Dec. 14 concert at Broomfield’s FirstBank Center are on sale at 10 a.m. Oct. 13. ($45-$55, altitudetickets.com) Inscrutable art-rock savant St.
Vincent returns to Colorado with a Jan. 15 concert at the Fillmore Auditorium as part of her new “Fear the Future Tour.” Tickets are on sale at 10 a.m. Oct. 13. ($33.50-$36, Ticketmaster) The Heatseekers Winter Tour will also visit the Fillmore Auditorium early next year with reggae-pop and hip-hop sets from Iration, The Movement and Tyrone’s Jacket on Feb. 3. Tickets are on sale at 10 a.m. Oct. 13. ($26.75-$30, Ticketmaster) Gifted Chicago MC Lupe Fiasco has had a tumultuous few years in the music industry — even threatening to quit entirely at one point — following public controversies and record-label difficulties. That all seems a bit distant, however, as Fiasco has announced a tour behind new album “Drogas Light,” which brings him to the Gothic Theatre on Dec. 8. Tickets for the 16-and-up show are on sale. ($30, axs.com)