All posts by Aaron Davis
MUSIC BOX: Brother Mule reunites at Dornan’s
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Renaissance man Ben Winship has performed nearly every year on Dornan’s stage since 1988, when his mainstream bluegrass group Loose Ties began playing annual Christmas shows at the intimate venue in Moose. He...
- Posted November 25, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Days of digital free ride may be over
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Do you enjoy free music streaming, digitally, via a service such as Spotify, Beats (owned by Apple), AT&T, Google, or Pandora? A major shift in the music industry over the last few weeks...
- Posted November 18, 2014
MUSIC BOX: You bring the Shovel, I’ll bring the Rope
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When they were throwing back a beer in Charleston, South Carolina, at the Tin Roof in 2010, Shovels & Rope was not yet the chosen band name for Cary Ann Hearst’s project with...
- Posted November 11, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Teton Artlab inspires new recording
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Dusty Nichols-Schmolze and Bo Elledge (formerly of Elk Attack) are collectively known as Canyon Kids. Along with The Flannel Attractions’ singer-songwriter Pat Chadwick, the trio has embarked on a DIY recording project housed...
- Posted November 4, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Ghoulish beats and bashes
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Sure, the kids are excited, but who’s ready for adult Halloween weekend? Let your alter ego take hold on one of the few nights of the year when the band is not necessarily...
- Posted October 29, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Spooner brings Fireflies, keys
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – “Fireflies,” the lead single from the new album of the same name from Maine’s Jason Spooner Band, is a windows-down, groovy, full-of-soul R&B track that showcases the band in its new quartet format,...
- Posted October 21, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Shady Rill, Alex and the XO’s hit town
Shady Rill expands the folk tradition Jackson Hole, Wyoming – It’s the low water time of year when a rill, or brook, percolates though a canyon or babbles along the valley floor, emptying the high elevation snowpack...
- Posted October 14, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Sub Pop songstress in Pinedale
Originally a drummer who had been writing songs on guitar since high school, 39-year-old Sera Cahoone is an anomaly in the singer-songwriter world. The Sub Pop artist migrated from Colorado to Seattle in 1998 to open a...
- Posted October 8, 2014
Talkin’ tunes with ‘Morning Music’ host
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The glue to Wyoming’s music scene is Wyoming Public Radio, reflecting the colorful character of the state yet keeping a finger on the national pulse. WPR program director and Morning Music host Grady...
- Posted October 1, 2014
MUSIC BOX: SAVOY harvests massive bass
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When a tour is dubbed “Mo Lasers Mo Problems,” its legit to guess that there’s going to be some electronic-induced dance grooves pumping from the speakers. Utilizing a dub-step, synth-triggered sub-bass sound as...
- Posted September 24, 2014