All posts by Aaron Davis
MUSIC BOX: Get blitzed at MoM
Music on Main hosts electronic-folk sensibilities of Blitzen Trapper The experimental, Americana indie-rock foundation of Blitzen Trapper is arguably some of the most intriguing music of the last several years. The writing is personal. The live show...
- Posted July 7, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Freedom of sound
July Fourth weekend is heavy on live music offerings Jackson Hole, Wyoming – There’s no better holiday to celebrate our country’s phenomenally massive development of American roots music than Independence Day. Homeland compositions have been harvested through...
- Posted June 30, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Alt-country is coming
Two hot bands and more summer series lineups Texas country titillates the Tav It’s not easy bringing acts like Randy Rogers Band—that often plays amphitheaters and arenas—to a room like Town Square Tavern, but that’s exactly what...
- Posted June 23, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Two tuneful benefits
Ailing local guitar legend Kelly Rubrecht needs a little help from his friends Jackson Hole, Wyoming – As a part of the formative years of the Jackson music era in the early 1970s, Kelly has unquestionably been...
- Posted June 9, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Soul and country coming to the Hole
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – “I’ve tried so hard to make it in America. Why is it so hard to make it in America? A land of milk and honey, a land supposed to be built with love. It...
- Posted May 27, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Silver Dollar Bar shines with makeover
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – These are electrifying times at the historic Silver Dollar Bar in The Wort Hotel, where the construction phase of a remodel has been in the works since mid-winter. The space itself has grown...
- Posted May 19, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Never Sweat at Songwriter’s Alley
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Born and raised on a dude ranch in Moran while performing in plays at the family-operated Jackson Hole Playhouse, Jess Camilla O’Neal now lives in Dubois where she performs with her band, The...
- Posted May 13, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Upcoming mega music fest is labor of love
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – With the inaugural Contour Music Festival just seven weeks away (June 11 to 14), featuring more than 35 national acts – from Thievery Corporation and Deltron 3030 to Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires...
- Posted April 23, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Get weird with Peelander-Z
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Introducing, from Planet Peelander, the Japanese action comic punk band: Peelander-Z. Based in New York City, it’s highly unlikely Jacksonites have seen any such act with Japanese-style theatrics and constant crowd interaction coupled...
- Posted April 14, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Sodapop’s Bottomless Well
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Seventeen-year-old guitar slinger and rockabilly minstrel Wyatt Lowe has the goods of a seasoned musician that would lead you to believe he has been a performing bandleader for decades. The evidence is his...
- Posted April 7, 2015