All posts tagged "live music"

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    MUSIC BOX: Get weird with Peelander-Z

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Introducing, from Planet Peelander, the Japanese action comic punk band: Peelander-Z. Based in New York City, it’s highly unlikely Jacksonites have seen any such act with Japanese-style theatrics and constant crowd interaction coupled...

    • Posted April 14, 2015
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  • Wyatt Lowe & the Mayhem Kings just returned from a run of shows in Chicago. (Photo credit: Zac Rosser.)
    MUSIC BOX: Sodapop’s Bottomless Well

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Seventeen-year-old guitar slinger and rockabilly minstrel Wyatt Lowe has the goods of a seasoned musician that would lead you to believe he has been a performing bandleader for decades. The evidence is his...

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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  • JHMR closing weekend throws down with Moonalice, Mandatory Air, Head to Head, John Wayne’s World, and Naive Melodies: Tribute to the Talking Heads. (Photo credit: Moonalice)
    MUSIC BOX: Beam up to planet Moonalice

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Moonalice. The name alone suggests an Alice-in-Wonderland-esque psychedelic trip through a Jetsons-era mind warp. Certainly Grateful Dead-inspired, the music of Moonalice is carefree and occasionally cheesy through its free spirit (“It’s 4:20 Somewhere”),...

    • Posted March 31, 2015
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  • A wave of top-notch talent hits town theaters and listening rooms this week. (Photo credit: TV on the Radio)
    MUSIC BOX: TV on the Radio: Imaginative as the name

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The formula of art + rock + soul = TV on the Radio—a beacon of light in a tidal wave of bands that don’t fit neatly into any one box. The Brooklyn quartet’s...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • Sneaky Pete & The Secret Weapons
    MUSIC BOX: The Rendezvous Fest takeover

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When the man behind the crime-spree song “The Road Goes on Forever (and the Party Never Ends)” tells you that he’s “had some killer times in Jackson” and “had the worst hangover of...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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  • Talib Kweli has crafted an inimitable sound that continues to evolve. (Photo credit: Talib Kweli)
    Talib Kweli, Immortal Technique celebrate 10 years of JH Snowboarder Mag

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – From Brother Ali to The Beatnuts, Jackson Hole Snowboarder Magazine parties have sown a legacy for hosting exemplary names in hip-hop. Last year, for the magazine’s ninth anniversary, De La Soul delivered what...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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    MUSIC BOX: March Radness at the Vill

    Even if powder days haven’t been stacked within our weekly schedule as of late, come early March there’s always reprieve with Music Under the Tram (March 7 – April 5) and the accompanying Rendezvous Fest (March 19...

    • Posted March 3, 2015
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  • One of the few late shows this winter at the Trap Bar will be a high-energy dance party with Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds this Thursday. (Photo credit: Sister Sparrow)
    MUSIC BOX: Dirty Birds late night at The Trap

    Soul queen Arleigh Kincheloe, a.k.a. Sister Sparrow, commands the stage with body language that is both sly and stirring, coupled with a boundless voice that draws you into her infectious smolder. Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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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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  • Screen Door Porch debuts their latest album with a party at Dornan’s. (Photo credit: Stephen Williams)
    MUSIC BOX: Screen Door settles in

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – With the release of their third album, Modern Settler, Screen Door Porch has attained the sonic comfort of something as familiar as a perfectly worn pair of leather boots. With 10 distinctive tracks,...

    • Posted February 10, 2015
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