N’awlins flavor, country sensibility at 2014 JacksonHoleLive

By on May 30, 2014

Summertime…and the livin’ is easy, at least in Jackson Hole. JacksonHoleLive, the anticipated free, all-ages concert series held at Snow King Ball Field, recently announced its 2014 lineup. Did we mention it’s free?? Here’s a quick list.

Organizers will be announcing a fifth show soon.

New Orleans guitar guru and soulful songster Anders Osborne will kick off the JacksonHoleLive concert series on Sunday, June 22. The Jackson Hole Mountain Games will also be in full swing and Black Mother Jones opens the show.

Photo by Mark Millman.

Anders Osborne brings N’awlins heat June 22.

The second show, on Thursday, July 3, will feature the Jackson debuts of sultry pop-folk duo Johnnyswim of Nashville and the global roots music of Playing for Change.

Johnnyswim

Nashville husband-wife duo Johnnyswim headline on July 3.

Teton County Fair and JacksonHoleLive are teaming up this year to bring country singer Craig Campbell and Americana roots outfit The Black Lillies on July 25. The annual fair concert will relocate to Snow King’s Ball Field, promising more space and food and booze options from local vendors.

The black lillies

The Black Lillies bring Americana swagger for the Teton County Fair-JacksonHoleLive collabo concert. Country singer Craig Campbell headlines.

A brass favorite, also hailing from the Big Easy, Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue make an appearance in the valley for the August 13 installment. Local funk-rockers Sneaky Pete and The Secret Weapons open the show.

Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue bring Nawlins brass-funk energy August 12.

Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue bring N’awlins brass-funk energy August 13.

All shows begin at 5:30 p.m.


About Robyn Vincent

Robyn is the editor of Planet Jackson Hole Weekly and Jackson Hole Snowboarder Magazine. When she's not sweating deadlines, she likes to travel the world with her notebook and camera in hand. Follow her on Twitter @TheNomadicHeart

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