All posts tagged "local music"

  • A Lesson in Disappointment: Black Pistol Fire ditched us, and those sad feelings will linger

    Before we get into this week’s discussion of band names, I’m going to need you to put down your torch for a moment. I know you’re upset with me. I lied to you, after all. I didn’t...

    • Posted November 29, 2017
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  • Make ‘Em Sing: Protest Songs in the Trumpian Era, A Nationwide List

    The only good thing about Donald Trump is that he has made time slow down. As we get older, every year seems to pass more quickly than the last in the rush toward death. But the Trump...

    • Posted November 8, 2017
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  • Jackson Gems: Local music is king this week in the Hole

    Call it the week of the local acts. While there may not be any national musicians coming through Jackson this week, it’s pretty clear we don’t need them. From the sweet jazz sounds of Jackson 6 to...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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  • Music Box: Blues Legend Phil Wiggins, George Kilby, Jr. & Andy Calder at the Rose

    As part of the educational program “Racism, Reconciliation and the Blues,” the Rose will be hosting a show by blues legend Phil Wiggins, recent recipient of the National Endowment for the Arts prestigious National Heritage Fellowship, along...

    • Posted October 25, 2017
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  • MUSIC BOX: Vestiges of Simplicity

    Argentinian-Swedish songwriter Jose Gonzalez sizzles at the Center and Targhee Bluegrass commemorates 30 years. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When I first laid ears on the whispery folk and nylon-stringed guitar of Jose Gonzalez, one name came to...

    • Posted August 9, 2017
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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: Rhythm of the River Rats

    Annual Guides ‘n’ Gapers Party features fluid tunes from John Wayne’s World and Canyon Kids. JACKSON HOLE, WY – For the past four years, the Guides ‘n’ Gapers Party at The Bird has served as a pied...

    • Posted May 31, 2016
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  • FEATURE: The Golden Rendezvous

    Top-notch bands set the foundation for a bustling, historical weekend as JHMR celebrates 50 years. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The lore of Rendezvous has been our lifeblood here in the Tetons for quite some time, right? This...

    • Posted March 15, 2016
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  • MUSIC BOX: ‘Record’ Year for Homegrown Sounds

    Eight local albums that are making a statement for a burgeoning scene. Jackson, WY – Now that the dust has settled into the New Year, let’s take a snapshot of local album releases over the last 12...

    • Posted January 5, 2016
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