All posts tagged "jackson hole music"

  • 091714musicbox.katchafire
    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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  • 091014musicbox.lead
    MUSIC BOX: ODESZA thumps TGR; Rowdy Foxes at Tav

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When Harrison Mills (a.k.a. CatacombKid) and Clayton Knight (a.k.a. BeachesBeaches) graduated from Western Washington University in Bellingham in 2012, it was unfathomable that in the near future they would be performing as ODESZA,...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • 091014getout.lead
    GET OUT: Diving into the Phish bowl

    Editor’s note: Chatting the other day with the writer of this Get Out dispatch, I learned she was gearing up for what has become a source of divisiveness here in Jackson Hole: a Phish concert. It’s difficult...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • Brent Moyer plays at Town Square Tavern on Thursday.
    MUSIC BOX: Crying ‘Tennessee Tears’ in Jackson Hole

    Jackson Hole, Wyo. – Having moved from Jackson Hole to Nashville in 1986, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Brent Moyer makes a pilgrimage each year to reconnect with the Jackson music scene. Known to many as the Global Cowboy,...

    • Posted September 3, 2014
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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 07014classicalnotes.lead
    CLASSICAL NOTES: A game of ‘Haydn Seek’

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Each summer Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute brings together 120 of the brightest young players in the country to form the National Youth Orchestra of the United States. On Wednesday, local audiences will...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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