All posts by Aaron Davis

  • MUSIC BOX: A Mushroom Jazz Dance Party

    Iconic DJ Mark Farina at the Garter, Cure for the Common + horns and Nicki Bluhm joins Lucas Nelson. JACKSON HOLE, WY – There’s acid jazz, cool jazz, big band jazz and then there’s mushroom jazz—a psychedelic-minded...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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  • MUSIC BOX: The Holiday Psyche

    Be merry with jazz, polka, saxy beats, and preschool carolers. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Whether you’re a fan or not, Christmastime and holiday music stirs up memories and nostalgia. The recycling and updating of the great Americana...

    • Posted December 20, 2016
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  • MUSIC BOX: Boundless Beats and Jams

    From après to late night, a dense winter of offerings is redefining the local music milieu.      JACKSON HOLE, WY – “This is the most stacked winter lineup I’ve seen since living here,” declared longtime local...

    • Posted December 13, 2016
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  • MUSIC BOX: Potent Trio and a SAR soiree

    The Wood Brothers and Ben Sollee perform, Search and Rescue finds time to party. JACKSON HOLE, WY – “I think we have a nice balance now in our show now of broken-down, stripped-down acoustic, more intimate subtle...

    • Posted December 6, 2016
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  • MUSIC BOX: The Groove Within and The Pig

    Particle and Kung Fu bring jamtronica fusion, One Ton Pig celebrates 10 years of Bluegrass Tuesdays. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Insistent dance floor thumping, prog-rock and disco-flavored sounds were not always a staple in the jamband scene....

    • Posted November 29, 2016
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  • MUSIC BOX: From SLC to NYC

    Folk-blues songwriter Charles Ellsworth and an electronic double bill at the Tavern. JACKSON HOLE, WY – There are songs that live in dark alleys, with pain-stricken lyrics of human struggle laid over minor tonality. This kind of...

    • Posted November 22, 2016
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  • MUSIC BOX: Jackson’s Still Got It

    Benefit for Teton Literacy Center holds more weight this year as org confronts cuts. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Back in September, reality TV series America’s Got Talent crowned its Season 11 winner: Grace VanderWaal, a twelve-year-old ukulele...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
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  • MUSIC BOX: For The Greater Good

    The Wort and Rotary party down for a cause on their 75th anniversaries. JACKSON HOLE, WY – A casual stroll through the hallway that parallels the remodeled Silver Dollar Bar and Showroom paints a vibrant gambling parlor...

    • Posted November 1, 2016
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  • MUSIC BOX: The Halloween Motherload

    Dean Ween Group with The Meat Puppets, Ben Folds, Moon Hooch, Teton Serenade, Sneaky Pete, Chanman Roots Band and more happen this week. JACKson HOLE, WY – The music offerings for this Halloween weekend are unprecedented… this...

    • Posted October 26, 2016
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  • MUSIC BOX: Tales of Adventure and Death

    Wyoming troubadour brings moody sounds and stories to Songwriter’s Alley. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Laramie singer-songwriter J Shogren has solidified his brand of “catawampus American music” with the release of his fifth full-length album in the last...

    • Posted October 18, 2016
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