All posts by Aaron Davis
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
MUSIC BOX: Local Lady Showcase
Teton Serenade at Dornan’s, Pam Phillips and Jazz Foundation pay tribute to Sinatra. Jackson Hole, WY – For eight years beginning in 2002, there was the annual Women of Jackson concert produced by the now inactive nonprofit,...
- Posted December 1, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Resorts Represent, Afroman Returns
The Ghee’s Trap Bar releases concert schedule, Rendezvous Fest to bring top-notch acts and Afroman smokes down the Tavern. Get Trapped and love every minute It’s generally a sure bet. Whatever band is performing when you decide...
- Posted November 24, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Ghoulish Music
From down-home to luxurious, here’s your Halloween party menu. Jackson, WY – Costume parties are the true hidden agenda for many Teton County bargoers. With the density of adventure-seeking personalities, Halloween weekend is an open invitation for...
- Posted October 27, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Brotherly Rock
Salt Lake City folk-rock quintet returns to the Silver Dollar Showroom. Jackson, WY – Akin to Bob Dylan going electric, the subtle emotion of a lone folk singer-songwriter being acclimated to four additional individuals weaves a more...
- Posted October 20, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Music Money; Murs Returns
Jackson Hole Live offers cash awards for teens; underground emcee hits the Tav Jackson, WY – Hendrix started playing guitar at age 15 after seeing Elvis, while Ludwig van Beethoven composed his first piece at age 12....
- Posted October 13, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Vinyl Vivacity
The Rose hosts weekly vinyl night; Andy Hackbarth at the Colonial Jackson, WY – A long with reel-to-reel audio tape recording, FM radio and better amplifier designs, the advent of the 33 1/3 rpm long play microgroove vinyl...
- Posted October 6, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Storytelling Songs and Synth
Folk troubadour hits Dornan’s, Garter gets the bass Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When I first interviewed folk hero Bill Staines in 2006 (from the road, of course), the ever-touring musician explained how playing at Dornan’s the same...
- Posted September 29, 2015