- PULSE ON POLITICS
- OPINION: Not all desire an Equality State
- MUSIC BOX: Spooner brings Fireflies, keys
- GET OUT: A last hurrah before the frost
- CULTURE FRONT: As important as hospitals and highways
- CD REVIEW: Shelley & Kelly, Retroactive
- More than just Pretty Faces
- THIS WEEK: OCT. 15 – 21
- DEAR ROCKY LOVE: Prepare for casual sex
- PROPS & DISSES
All posts by Aaron Davis
MUSIC BOX: Rock the weekend blues
JACKSON, WYO – Supergroup combines legendary families New Orleans supergroup Royal Southern Brotherhood hit the ground running right out of the gate in 2012. Their self-titled debut album not only debuted at number five on the Billboard...
- Posted January 28, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Guthrie and Irion get Centered
It’s been a decade since husband-and-wife folk rock duo Sarah Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion put out their first album together. Sarah is the daughter of Arlo Guthrie and granddaughter of Woody Guthrie. That namesake ties together...
- Posted January 21, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Intelligent, heady hip-hop
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Besides DJs spinning hip-hop, there’s not a lot of rapping going down at Town Square Tavern—especially not the level of talent that will arrive with MURS and his crew. Thirty-five-year-old Nick Carter, a.k.a....
- Posted January 14, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Patterson Hood goes it alone
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A standout among contemporary story-songwriters, Southerner Patterson Hood is the frontman/guitarist for Drive-By Truckers. In this candid interview, you get a snapshot into the touring life, inspirations, and terrifying moments on Teton Pass....
- Posted January 7, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Country and Cabaret
Holiday, Strayhorn and string-laced ’20s cabaret JACKSON HOLE, WYO – My first YouTube stalk of singer-songwriter/actress Nellie McKay featured the London-born New Yorker sitting solo at the piano on late night television in 2006. McKay mordantly rambled...
- Posted December 30, 2013
MUSIC BOX: Sounds of the season
Ole St. Nick has delivered a nightly onslaught of music offerings for the masses this week. Beginning the day after Christmas through New Year’s Eve, the Tetons will hear some of the hottest live bands of the...
- Posted December 23, 2013
MUSIC BOX: Blues, funk, and psychobilly folk grass
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Billygoats bring gritty folk-grass to Silver Dollar. The Payette River area north of Boise is raw, rugged and at times, its currents unpredictable. The same can be said for the progressive psychobilly folk-grass...
- Posted December 17, 2013
MUSIC BOX: Dirt Road refuses to get paved
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – For every 40 or so bands that have some version of an online presence, there exists a musical project that flies completely under the radar to audiences outside of their home zip code....
- Posted December 10, 2013
MUSIC BOX: Music scene ramps up with ski season
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Wildcat Strike headlines Locals Appreciation Party Smith Optics’ Locals Appreciation Party has more-or-less taken the place of the once rowdy, lets-get-amped-for-ski-season 69 Days Til the Tram Opens Party. The difference? Ski season has...
- Posted December 3, 2013
MUSIC BOX: Wandering troubadour’s debut
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Quinn turns jail into juice Many of us have ended up in Jackson from other corners of the country, serendipitously. Singer-songwriter Kory Quinn, who spent a summer working at Colter Bay a couple...
- Posted November 26, 2013