All posts by Aaron Davis

  • DJ Vadim provides the glitch party
    MUSIC BOX: DJ Vadim Headlines Weekend

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Vadim: Vintage, veteran DJ The prolific and ever-evolving DJ Vadim – born in Leningrad, USSR, raised in London and currently hopping planes between New York and Berlin – is somewhat of an anomaly....

    • Posted November 5, 2013
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  • LATRX
    MUSIC BOX: Hold onto your costumes, the party scene just got rolling

    Halloween in the Hole, Round 2 The beat drops heavy. Words flow toward social and political optimism. “Those that want to see change implemented/Not just words but actions/A commitment to a brighter future/We won’t be denied, progress is...

    • Posted October 29, 2013
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  • Sir Mix-A-Lot
    MUSIC BOX: The Hole Halloween

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Well, well. It’s All Hallow’s Eve creepin’ up on us. With Halloween falling on Thursday of next week, this weekend marks the celebratory kickoff to creepy week. The big news this year is the...

    • Posted October 22, 2013
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  • Taj Mahal
    MUSIC BOX: Idaho Falls’ cup runneth over

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Isn’t Henry St. Claire Fredericks a great name for a bluesman? Taj Mahal didn’t think so. Inspired by dreams he had about Gandhi and social tolerance, Taj made the name change around the...

    • Posted October 15, 2013
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  • 100913musicbox1
    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
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  • Beats Antique, ill-esha, and SORNE will make for an out-of-the-box Sunday evening at the Pink Garter.
    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
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  • 92513musicbox
    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
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  • Shawn Mullins will perform as a duo with Chuck Cannon Thursday at the Center.
(CENTER FOR THE ARTS)
    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
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  • The control room for The Sound Up Studio, located in the Pink Garter Theatre.
(PINK GARTER THEATRE)
    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
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  • Jason Isbell returns to Town Square Tavern with an impeccable new album. (Michael Wilson)
    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
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