All posts by Aaron Davis

  • Harlem Gospel Choir has logged over two million travel miles around the world since forming in 1986 Photo: HARLEM GOSPEL CHOIR
    MUSIC BOX: Harmonious through Harlem

    JACKSON, WYO – When a musical entity has performed for three U.S. presidents, two popes and Nelson Mandela while traveling much of the world over the last 25 years, there’s reason to believe it delivers something particularly...

    • Posted April 8, 2014
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  • Betse Ellis
    MUSIC BOX: Traveled country blues and old-time on tap in Moose

    JACKSON, WYO – One can gather a substantial amount of troubadour knowledge from a folk musician as well versed as Charlie Parr. Parr is seemingly from a simpler bygone era free of electronic distractions, social media and...

    • Posted April 1, 2014
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  • Karl Denson
    MUSIC BOX: JH Rendezvous celebrates 10 years of free music

    JACKSON, WYO – It’s a genuinely cool event for our valley. The reinvented Jackson Hole Rendezvous will mark the 10th annual celebratory end of ski season with an even bigger bang. Billed as Jackson Hole Mountain Fest...

    • Posted March 25, 2014
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  • New Madrid brings a fiery energy akin to My Morning Jacket.
    MUSIC BOX: Meet psych rock up-and-comers New Madrid

    CORRECTION: THE PRINT EDITION INCORRECTLY STATED THAT THURSDAY’S MARTIN SEXTON CONCERT IS AT THE CENTER THEATER. THE CORRECT VENUE IS THE PINK GARTER THEATRE. TICKETS HERE:  JACKSON, WYO – After stops at South by Southwest and Treefort...

    • Posted March 18, 2014
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  • Rap icons De La Soul headline JHSM Party
    MUSIC BOX: Rap icons De La Soul headline JHSM Party

    If you grew up with a trusty jam box like I did, it’s likely that De La Soul flowed from the speakers at some point. Twenty-five years ago, De La Soul’s seminal debut LP, 3 Feet High...

    • Posted March 12, 2014
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  • Elvin Bishop (left), founding member of Paul Butterfield Blues, plays the Center Sunday
    MUSIC BOX: Get some legendary Bishop blues

    JACKSON, WYO – Elvin Bishop simply knows how to boogie and have a good time with an audience. The humble, good-souled 71-year-old is one of the most respected guitarists in blues-rock history, and the feel of his...

    • Posted March 4, 2014
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  • Scott H. Biram
    MUSIC BOX: Happy Mardi Gras from Jackson Six

    Biram: A hard act to follow A 21st century bluesman that has lived a daredevil existence, Austinite Scott H. Biram, is the “dirty old one-man band” that you want to keep your daughter away from, unless she...

    • Posted February 25, 2014
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  • Cover art (by Kelly Halpin) from Maddy & The Groove Spots’ self-titled debut EP.
    MUSIC BOX: Maddy & The Groove Spots release debut

    JACKSON, WYO – There’s an undercurrent of burgeoning young music talent in this town that’s not only making a presence on stage, but in the studio. Formed less than a year ago, Maddy and The Groove Spots...

    • Posted February 18, 2014
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  • The Shock Twins
    MUSIC BOX: Heart-shaped music box

    JACKSON, WYO – There’s a little extra musical love in the air with the Feast of Saint Valentine falling on Friday. You and your sweetie will find pulsing, horn-laced Dixieland band Jackson Six at the Silver Dollar...

    • Posted February 11, 2014
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  • Keller Williams
    MUSIC BOX: Swinehearts Ball brings in Stringdusters

    JACKSON, WYO – Infamous Colorado grass harvests ‘Let it Go’ By now, if you haven’t caught a set of the high-energy propelled jamgrass that is the Infamous Stringdusters, it’s safe to say that it’s time to crawl...

    • Posted February 4, 2014
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