All posts tagged "pjh"

  • 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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  • 082714carley.lead
    GET OUT: Equal exposure in the Equality State

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – An ordinance in Jackson Hole prohibits people over the age of 12 from showing  “the human female breast” in public unless they are breastfeeding. I’ve been testing this out in California, where it’s...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • Governor Matt Mead
    Ice Bucket Challenge met locally

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The gasp of air after being doused with ice water has breathed new life into ALS research by raising more than $70.5 million in less than a month this summer. ALS Association reports...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • 082714culture.aw1
    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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  • 082714POPlead
    Power to the pedestrian

    The POP experiment hijacks Deloney Street. Jackson Hole, Wyoming – For many of us, Jackson Hole encapsulates an air of possibility. But while our natural arenas unleash potential for individual progress, we’re left with few public spaces...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • 082714skynrd.lead
    Don’t Ask Me No Questions

    Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Gary Rossington answers all before playing JH’s centennial.     Can a song be bigger than “Sweet Home Alabama?” From the opening strains of the instantly recognizable riff – it’s a simple D-C-G progression with...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • 082014filmlead
    Film series rides French New Wave

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – At a time when Hollywood was adhering to a safe blueprint of cookie cutter endings and straightforward cinematography, a renegade film style was surfacing in France. Employing unconventional narrative methods, French New Wave...

    • Posted August 20, 2014
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  • The Secretary of State’s office recently released pre-primary reports detailing 2014 Wyoming campaign contributions. Photo: WyoFile.
    WyoFile special: Who bankrolls Wyo.’s top-funded primary candidates?

    Editor’s Note Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Although the primary election will be old news by the time the ink dries on this issue, this article contains relevant information for voters trying to better grasp the role that...

    • Posted August 20, 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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  • Author, travel junkie and 'experience hog' Pam Houston speaks in Jackson Wednesday, Aug. 27 at Teton County Library. Photo: Adam Karsten.
    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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