All posts by Aaron Davis
MUSIC BOX: Bright Lights and Sounds
Austin quartet brings profound, textured songs to the Tavern. JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Ready for fists-up rock ‘n’ roll with a statement? There’s a philosophical depth to Austin quartet Bright Lights Social Hour. Just take a gander at...
- Posted February 9, 2016
MUSIC BOX: Potter Plunges into Pop
The rock songstress returns with a new band, and a new sound. Jackson, WY – Artists reinvent themselves for a slew of reasons, wise and unwarranted. David Bowie’s long career was constantly fluid. Robert Plant went Americana....
- Posted February 2, 2016
MUSIX BOX: Wild for John Wayne’s World
Instrumental jazz-funk-soul project expands scope with vocalist. Jackson, WY – Drummer John Wayne Harris, Jr. has been the backbone in several local music projects since moving to the valley a handful of years ago—Elk Attack, Mandatory Air,...
- Posted January 26, 2016
MUSIC BOX: The Social Animals Persevere
Portland indie-rock/pop band will make their Jackson debut. Jackson, WY – In the current age of indie act touring, bands fighting for your attention with every inkling of an opportunity to step it up to the next...
- Posted January 19, 2016
MUSIC BOX 2: Eleven is for Expression
JH Snowboarder Magazine’s 11th annual party features Blackalicious, Phutureprimitive. Jackson, WY – “No snowboards allowed!” The more those words become a faint recollection in the history of snow sports, the less obvious it is that snowboarding is...
- Posted January 12, 2016
MUSIC BOX: Standout Synergy
Musical luminaries come together for a onetime performance that promises to be one of the most memorable shows this year. Jackson, WY – It’s audacious to call this Friday’s concert—billed as an evening with Luther Dickinson, Rich...
- Posted January 12, 2016
MUSIC BOX: ‘Record’ Year for Homegrown Sounds
Eight local albums that are making a statement for a burgeoning scene. Jackson, WY – Now that the dust has settled into the New Year, let’s take a snapshot of local album releases over the last 12...
- Posted January 5, 2016
MUSIC BOX: Rock-In the New Year
Welcome 2016 with lots of funk, a little bit of country-grass, some R&B and a couple of hopping DJ parties. Jackson, WY – Picking a New Year’s Eve party to ring-in sweet ’16 will be a fun...
- Posted December 29, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Funky Hoofers
Rhythmic Circus’ tap dancers, brass band and beatboxer all take on the Center. Jackson, WY – Spirited tap dance and brass band funk are rarely mentioned in the same context. Add another curveball that is a human...
- Posted December 22, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Play that Funky Western
Decorated songwriter reinvents eclectic at Pink Garter. Jackson, WY – It’s evidence of genuine versatility when an artist’s current album defines his sound. The latest snapshot for Canadian roots-country singer-songwriter Corb Lund is “Things That Can’t Be...
- Posted December 8, 2015