All posts by Aaron Davis

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    MUSIC BOX: A triple at the Tavern

    MUSIC BOX: A musical feast for St. Patty’s By Aaron Davis Roll up your sleeves and grab a stein of your favorite brew – it’s a green weekend in the Hole. Saturday begins the pre-holiday celebration with...

    • Posted March 12, 2013
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  • Booty call: Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band.
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    MUSIC BOX: Wailers mark Garter’s 1-year anniversary

    The world’s most storied reggae band will usher in a significant milestone in the timeline of our local music scene—the revival and one-year anniversary of the Pink Garter Theatre and its sweet sister bar, The Rose. Also...

    • Posted March 6, 2013
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    MUSIC BOX: Salmon-heads start swimming

    Last February’s Leftover Salmon show was a sell-out, and one of the more raucous shows I’ve seen at the Pink Garter (sometimes the crowd was unfortunately as loud as the band). That aside, Boulder, Colorado’s favorite sons...

    • Posted February 26, 2013
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  • Galactic
    MUSIC BOX: 10 acts in 7 days

    Are you prepared to enter an extremely dense week of shows worthy of spreading one’s self as thin as an East Coast snow base? Ready, set, go…   Galactic Yeah, they’ve played the Tetons a lot, but...

    • Posted February 19, 2013
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  • Photo credit: Scotty Hall
Photo cutline: Fresh, acoustic Hot Tuna Friday
    MUSIC BOX: Tight lines for Tuna

    Originally a spin-off from Jefferson Airplane, Hot Tuna’s career dates back to early 1969 when Rock & Roll Hall of Fame members guitarist/vocalist Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Cassidy decidedly combined acoustic and electric sets to explore traditional...

    • Posted February 12, 2013
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  • Zion I at JH Snowboarder party. - courtesy Zion I
    Jackson Hole Snowboarder Magazine party

    Jackson Hole, Wyo.-From an impromptu Justin Timberlake stage appearance to last year’s blow out with Yelawolf, the annual issues of Jackson Hole Snowboarder Magazine are linked to legendary sold-out parties. The event that continues to reinvent itself...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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    Bus Driver Tour unloads at Silver Dollar

    Jackson Hole, Wyo.-Topping out at 58 miles per hour behind the wheel of a 1991 Chevy Aristocrat must build character. Plenty of downhome charm is what you get on The Bus Driver Tour – a new trio...

    • Posted February 5, 2013
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  • Steven Roth to rock the town this week. - courtesy photo
    Retro and raw

      Jackson Hole, Wyo.-Opening an arena show for The Who before a debut album has even hit the streets is a surefire way to jumpstart a career. Singer-songwriter/keyboardist Steven Roth will have that tremendous opportunity on Jan....

    • Posted January 23, 2013
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  • Civil Twilight
    Center steps out of comfort zone with Civil Twilight

      Jackson Hole, Wyo.-The Center for the Arts has never staged a band like Civil Twilight. Not even close. Elements of early U2, Coldplay, Radiohead, and a Bono-esque falsetto courtesy of lead vocalist/multi-instrumentalist Steven McKellar, Civil Twilight...

    • Posted January 16, 2013
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  • Ruthie Foster - courtesy JON Carrico
    Ruthie to Foster the people

    Jackson Hole, Wyo.-Where has my life been without Ruthie Foster? The 49-year-old, two-time Grammy nominee and four-time Blues Music Awards recipient is often compared to Ella Fitzgerald and Aretha Franklin, though I gravitate to her Susan Tedeschi...

    • Posted January 9, 2013
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