All posts by Aaron Davis
Music Box: Lucky No. 7 for Soundcheck Fest
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Spearheaded by Tim Ruland and the Pinedale Fine Arts Council, the Soundcheck Music Fest has developed into one of the more diverse, low-key, free music fests in the area. The willingness to bring...
- Posted June 24, 2014
Music Box: Jackson Hole gets Live
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – A cultural gateway to summer here in the mountains is outdoor concerts. JacksonHoleLive kicks it all into gear this Sunday with monster rocker-meets-singer-songwriter Anders Osborne and local hard rock band Black Mother Jones....
- Posted June 17, 2014
Music Box 5.14.14
JACKSON, WYO – Music Box 5.14 Guitar shop fills niche Last November, Melody Creek Guitars opened its doors in Jackson after part-time JH resident Karen Langenberg and newcomer Jack Hoagland spent a year packing up Hoagland Brothers...
- Posted May 13, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Over 30 years of getting Trapped
JACKSON, WYO – Hooligans co-founders Tom Garnsey and Rich Robiscoe have been playing après-ski shows at Grand Targhee since 1983, when the old Trap Bar was in the basement. In their early twenties at the time, Garnsey...
- Posted April 15, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Harmonious through Harlem
JACKSON, WYO – When a musical entity has performed for three U.S. presidents, two popes and Nelson Mandela while traveling much of the world over the last 25 years, there’s reason to believe it delivers something particularly...
- Posted April 8, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Traveled country blues and old-time on tap in Moose
JACKSON, WYO – One can gather a substantial amount of troubadour knowledge from a folk musician as well versed as Charlie Parr. Parr is seemingly from a simpler bygone era free of electronic distractions, social media and...
- Posted April 1, 2014
MUSIC BOX: JH Rendezvous celebrates 10 years of free music
JACKSON, WYO – It’s a genuinely cool event for our valley. The reinvented Jackson Hole Rendezvous will mark the 10th annual celebratory end of ski season with an even bigger bang. Billed as Jackson Hole Mountain Fest...
- Posted March 25, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Meet psych rock up-and-comers New Madrid
CORRECTION: THE PRINT EDITION INCORRECTLY STATED THAT THURSDAY’S MARTIN SEXTON CONCERT IS AT THE CENTER THEATER. THE CORRECT VENUE IS THE PINK GARTER THEATRE. TICKETS HERE: JACKSON, WYO – After stops at South by Southwest and Treefort...
- Posted March 18, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Rap icons De La Soul headline JHSM Party
If you grew up with a trusty jam box like I did, it’s likely that De La Soul flowed from the speakers at some point. Twenty-five years ago, De La Soul’s seminal debut LP, 3 Feet High...
- Posted March 12, 2014
MUSIC BOX: Get some legendary Bishop blues
JACKSON, WYO – Elvin Bishop simply knows how to boogie and have a good time with an audience. The humble, good-souled 71-year-old is one of the most respected guitarists in blues-rock history, and the feel of his...
- Posted March 4, 2014