All posts tagged "jackson hole music"

  • 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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  • 072314musicbox.lead
    MUSIC BOX: Delta Reverend takes you South

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Raw and gruff and all that hillbilly stuff, Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band’s new album Between the Ditches debuted at number one on the iTunes Blues Chart. Americana and Delta blues is pushed...

    • Posted July 23, 2014
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  • 071614classicalnotes.lead
    CLASSICAL NOTES: Violin virtuoso, fantasy and Fantasia

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – This week Grand Teton Music Festival begins its third week of the summer season’s seven-week residency. Thursday’s Chamber Music concert is a feast of delicious virtuoso delights. Duo for Violin and Cello, op....

    • Posted July 17, 2014
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  • 071614music.leadttb
    MUSIC BOX: Ten years of Targhee Fest

    For its eclecticism, access to National Forest activities, family-friendly vibe, and overall intimate environment in which to experience some of the top touring acts in the world, Targhee Fest is arguably the most anticipated regional festival of...

    • Posted July 15, 2014
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  • The Harlem Quartet makes a stop in the valley thanks to Grand Teton Music Festival.
    CLASSICAL NOTES: Music Fest shakes with Harlem Quartet

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The Grammy Award-winning Harlem Quartet is the featured artist for tonight’s first GTMF Presents concert of the season. Composed of an ensemble of first-place laureates of the Sphinx Competition for Black and Latino...

    • Posted July 9, 2014
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