Do you need a big dose of live music? We have just what the doctor ordered, there's all kinds of entertainment to catch around our area this week.

Tonight, September 10, at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colorado it's the Carnival of Madness Tour featuring Shinedown, Skillet, Papa Roach, In This Moment and We As Human.The Midtown Tavern presents their 2nd Annual Midtown Hoedown this Saturday, September 14, at 5 p.m. Another Perfect Circus kick off the music and then BeatGrass take the outdoor stage. This is an all ages show held in the vacant lot next to The Midtown Tavern, so bring the family, some chairs and blankets and your appetite. Food will be available for $7 a plate featuring your choice of chicken wings with dipping sauces, celery and carrots or pulled pork sandwiches with bbq sauce and side dishes including baked beans, cole slaw and brownies for dessert. Yummy!

On Wednesday, September 11, a singer from Seattle, Ian McFeron will play a free show in Laramie at the Coal Creek Coffee Shop, 110 East Grand Avenue, starting at 8 p.m.

In Cheyenne Avenue 7 play at the American Legion Post 6, 2001 East Lincolnway from 7 to 10 p.m. on Friday, September 13. Dinner is also available between 5:30 and 7 p.m.

Also on Friday, September 13, Ott entertains at The Mishawaka Amphitheatre beginning at 8 p.m.

In Fort Collins, catch Jalan Crossland, out of Tensleep, Wyoming, playing at Avogadro's Number, 605 South Mason Street, at 8:30 p.m.