All posts tagged "jackson hole events"

  • Alliance honors locals for 35th anniversary

            Jackson Hole, Wyoming — It’s a little scary to envision what Jackson Hole might look like if it weren’t for the watchdog efforts of the Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance. C’mon kids, the line...

    • Posted September 19, 2014
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  • Culinary charisma

      Jackson Hole, Wyoming — The wildly popular program Iron Chef nourishes our spectator tendencies. With the clock ticking, we study contestants hastily dicing, mixing and sautéing surprise ingredients. Beads of sweat dot the food slingers’ faces...

    • Posted September 17, 2014
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  • MUSIC BOX: Katchafire ignites Garter

      Jackson Hole, Wyoming — Bob Marley’s tune “Catch a Fire” is often interpreted as means to light up a spliff, but New Zealand’s pop-reggae septet knows that beneath the surface, “fire” refers to the fires of...

    • Posted September 17, 2014
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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 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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  • 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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  • 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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