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  • Rhythmic flare a la World’s Finest accompanies the mid-February flush of music offerings. (Photo credit: World’s Finest)
    MUSIC BOX: Everything under the Finest sun

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The first thing that comes to mind when a band unabashedly calls themselves World’s Finest is that they must think highly of themselves. Yet the first song on its Web site’s music player...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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    MUSIC BOX: Double da funk

      Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Is Turkuaz with Spiritual Rez the danciest, funkiest double-bill of the winter? Turkuaz is more than a funk band with a horn section. Think more David Byrne meets Sly & The Family...

    • Posted February 3, 2015
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  • Kris Lager Band is throwing a Thrift Store Funk Party on New Year’s Eve at The Trap Bar.
(Photo: Lilie Dahl)
    MUSIC BOX: Blues swagger; back to the underground

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Kris Lager Band has a sound that is instantly satisfying. A cousin to The Black Keys’s vintage swagger of blues, revivalist rock, funk and jam, this Omaha-based quartet adds another layer to the...

    • Posted December 23, 2014
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    MUSIC BOX: Ghoulish beats and bashes

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Sure, the kids are excited, but who’s ready for adult Halloween weekend? Let your alter ego take hold on one of the few nights of the year when the band is not necessarily...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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    MUSIC BOX: Spooner brings Fireflies, keys

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – “Fireflies,” the lead single from the new album of the same name from Maine’s Jason Spooner Band, is a windows-down, groovy, full-of-soul R&B track that showcases the band in its new quartet format,...

    • Posted October 21, 2014
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    CD REVIEW: Shelley & Kelly, Retroactive

      Jackson Hole, Wyoming – If you haven’t heard of Shelley and Kelly you might be new around here. The husband and wife musical team started playing gigs in Jackson in the 1970s, and the Shelley and...

    • Posted October 21, 2014
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    MUSIC BOX: Sub Pop songstress in Pinedale

    Originally a drummer who had been writing songs on guitar since high school, 39-year-old Sera Cahoone is an anomaly in the singer-songwriter world. The Sub Pop artist migrated from Colorado to Seattle in 1998 to open a...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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    MUSIC BOX: SAVOY harvests massive bass

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When a tour is dubbed “Mo Lasers Mo Problems,” its legit to guess that there’s going to be some electronic-induced dance grooves pumping from the speakers. Utilizing a dub-step, synth-triggered sub-bass sound as...

    • Posted September 24, 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: 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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