- Preserving Yellowstone
- CULTURE FRONT: Winter art season takes flight
- GET OUT: Desert dose before the snow
- WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Casualties of Ambition
- PROPS & DISSES
- THEM ON US
- REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Chisler 348 death causes outrage
- MUSIC BOX: Days of digital free ride may be over
- THIS WEEK: Nov. 19-25
- Models of Diplomacy
All posts by Aaron Davis
MUSIC BOX: Ukulele maestro at Center Theatre
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Unsung indie-rock heroes: Built to Spill In the mid ’90s, Built to Spill (one of the best band names of all-time) picked up just as Dinosaur Jr. was beginning to fade, joining a...
- Posted October 8, 2013
MUSIC BOX: Alluring triple bill this Sunday
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Exotic electronic pop, world fusion and ambitious, nonconformist production is the underlying foundation for an inquisitive triple bill hitting town on Sunday: Beats Antique, ill-esha, and SORNE. Beats Antique It’s hard to...
- Posted October 1, 2013
MUSIC BOX: DSO: Keeping the Dead alive
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – It’s an amazing feat to ponder: Dark Star Orchestra (DSO) has played more than 2,200 shows in 15 years. That is only a hundred or so shy of the number that the Grateful Dead...
- Posted September 24, 2013
MUSIC BOX: Mullins brings more than ‘Lullaby’
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – “Everything is gonna be alright, Rockabye … ” You remember those lyrics from 1998 pop radio, right? Written and recorded by Shawn Mullins, Grammy-nominated “Lullaby” went straight to number one on the Billboard Top...
- Posted September 17, 2013
MUSIC BOX: Sounding up for live show recordings
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – There’s a new studio in town, but not in the traditional sense. A joint venture between audio engineers Noah Waldron, Marshall Davis, and Capsicum Pro Audio Visual, The Sound Up Studio is utilizing...
- Posted September 10, 2013
MUSIC BOX: Isbell turns a sober Southeastern leaf
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – The last time Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit performed at Town Square Tavern, there was a liter-size bottle of Jack Daniels placed on Isbell’s guitar amp to start the show. That bottle...
- Posted September 3, 2013
MUSIC BOX: Saucy Seattle double bill
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – As a sextet of skinny-jeaned, semi-nerdy song scientists strolled onto the stage in Gillette, Wyoming, for the Donkey Creek Music Festival, I remembered this was to be a neo-soul band out of Seattle. I...
- Posted August 27, 2013
MUSIC BOX: Over yonder with Jeff Austin
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Yonder Mountain String Band’s Jeff Austin is sidestepping his main touring unit and coming to town with a few friends this week including banjoist Danny Barnes (Bad Livers), bassist Eric Thorin (Matt Flinner Trio,...
- Posted August 20, 2013
MUSIC BOX: Rock, indie, folk, world-tunes assortment
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – 1-Man Aussie Band In addition to being nominated for the “World’s Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrity” award in 2007 (you can’t make this stuff up), Australian native Xavier Rudd brings a lot to the table....
- Posted August 13, 2013
MUSIC BOX: Bluegrass takes Targhee for 26th year
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – It’s hard to imagine an atmosphere with more pickin’ and grinnin’ than at Targhee Bluegrass Festival, celebrating its 26th birthday this weekend. The stage will be stacked with precision players, including headliners (Sam Bush...
- Posted August 6, 2013