All posts tagged "jackson hole events"

  • 082714musicbox.lead
    MUSIC BOX: Jackson turns 100, Skynyrd turns 40

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Anthemic and hard rocking, slow burning and lyrically meditative while often threading excessive triple-guitar assaults, the music of Lynyrd Skynyrd defines hard Southern rock. Even beyond the biggest hits (“Free Bird,” “Sweet Home...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • 082714culture.aw1
    CULTURE FRONT: Wallis returns to da streets

    Planet Jackson Hole: You’ve transitioned from making work about rappers to creating prints of drug dealers and gangsters. Tell me why. Aaron Wallis: I felt that, to a certain extent, some rappers are actors glorifying a gangster...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • Black Mother Jones
    MUSIC BOX

    Nasty phunk in the Commons Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Drawing on mastery of all of the tools that make funk music what it is, Dumpstaphunk is a self-assured, borderline supergroup that is at least supercharged. The term...

    • Posted August 20, 2014
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  • 082014culturefront.lead
    CULTURE FRONT: Play publicizes local plight

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – You were kicked out of your apartment because the landlord wouldn’t wait the extra few days for the rent check. Your small children are cold and hungry. Nights are getting colder, and you...

    • Posted August 20, 2014
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  • Author, travel junkie and 'experience hog' Pam Houston speaks in Jackson Wednesday, Aug. 27 at Teton County Library. Photo: Adam Karsten.
    Author talks richness of the road

    What is it that makes travel so addictive? Is it the promise of new experiences and the opportunity to meet people who are distinctly different than us? Or is it the hope that being pried from our...

    • Posted August 20, 2014
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  • Trombone Shorty
    MUSIC BOX: Shorty, swagger and a celebration of life

    Feel good brass of Trombone Shorty Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Growing up in the Treme neighborhood of New Orleans – the cultural hub of modern brass band tradition and culture – Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews fronted his...

    • Posted August 13, 2014
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  • Chris Isaak takes the Tetons.
    MUSIC BOX: Summer music scene red hot

    By my acute calculations, the climax of summer music offerings is this week. Get it while it’s hot! Targhee Bluegrass celebrates No. 27 Jackson Hole, Wyoming – If you’re not juiced for this year’s Targhee Bluegrass Festival...

    • Posted August 6, 2014
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  • "All right, all right, all right." Profound words from Matthew McConaughey's character, Wooderson in Dazed and Confused.
    Summer daze at the People’s Market Bike-In movie

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When my best friend in junior high gifted me with a copy of Dazed and Confused, I behaved as if she had just handed me a bag of weed straight from the film....

    • Posted August 6, 2014
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  • 073014musicbox.lead
    MUSIC BOX: Get Reckless in the Commons

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Despite the Braun brothers being born in Idaho and having founded the band Reckless Kelly in Bend, Oregon, before moving to Austin in 1997, they more or less define the “Texas country” tag....

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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  • 073014kincaid.lead
    Sense, science of place

    New work by Andy Kincaid hangs at The Rose. Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The relationship we have with our natural environment is akin to the connection we share with friends and partners; it ebbs and flows, sometimes...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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