All posts by Aaron Davis
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
MUSIC BOX: Canyon Kids Tap American Poets
Duo delves deep with second album and steps in as featured artist for open mic night “Out where the sun is a little brighter/Where the snows that fall are a trifle whiter, Where the bonds of home...
- Posted September 22, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Earthy Appalachian Folk
Sister songstresses’ sound birthed from urban-meets-mountain upbringing Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The history of the Appalachian region is rich with old-time music. From the pre-banjo and pre-guitar era of the early 1800s, when solo fiddle tunes kept...
- Posted September 15, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Double-bill of legends
John Hiatt & Taj Mahal team up with respective trios Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The onslaught of free outdoor music has dried up. The good news is that mind-blowing indoor show offerings are plentiful this week, including...
- Posted September 8, 2015
MUSIC BOX: Finest tunes
Grand Targhee hosts bands, bikes booze and more Jackson Hole, Wyoming – On paper, the drifting imagination may have a hard time relating to a sound that claims “ska-Americana-dub-grass.” The equation of folksy guitar strumming, skanky dance...
- Posted September 1, 2015