Live Music

Shook Twins

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Laurie & Katelyn Shook may look alike, but their sound is unique by layering acoustic instrumentation coupled with Laurie’s inventive use of a looping machine, and Katelyn’s repurposed telephone microphone.  Their technic sets their sound apart, creating an eclectic and eccentric blend.


Mountain Standard Time Band

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As a bluegrass band that’s anything but traditional, Mountain Standard Time follows in the footsteps of such Colorado greats as The String Cheese Incident and Leftover Salmon. While leading acoustically with guitar and mandolin, MST brands its own style, boasting a big, full-band sound with keyboards, electric bass, drums, and electronic effects. They performed and [...]


Roster McCabe

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Roster McCabe… mixing reggae, funk and guitar-rock… led by Steele’s searing vocals and Daum’s twisting guitar solos… [is one of] five up-and-coming jam bands that could draw audiences to the festivals of tomorrow. – BILLBOARD MAGAZINE


Marco Benevento

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For more than a decade pianist/sound-sculptor/songwriter Marco Benevento has been amassing an extensive resume of composition and collaboration. His studio albums have set forth a vision that connects the dots between Explosions In The Sky and Tortoise on one side, Brian Eno and Brad Mehldau on the other, while in the live setting his performances [...]


Steve’s Guitars, Carbondale CO

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Since 1993, Carbondale has been enjoying this eclectic, easygoing music-listening room. Steve has hosted over 500 shows and presented hundreds of talented musicians coming from all over the states and foreign lands. His mission is to promote good live music in a room where the top priority is the music. It’s a great place to [...]


Band of Heathens

Band of Heathens

Ed Jurdi, Band of Heathens – Ed Jurdi is a singer-songwriter, blues-rock guitarist and a founding member of the Americana group the Band of Heathens. The Band of Heathens are an American Rock and Roll band from Austin Texas and in 2011 they came to Carbondale, CO to perform at PAC3, where I was able to catch their show and [...]


Matt Haslett

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Above photos were taken at Matt Haslett’s Amuse CD Release Party on Saturday, January 12th, at The Blend in Carbondale CO. Below are a few videos from the same event. If you would like to learn more about Matt and The Matt Haslett Band you can visit his website www.matthaslett.com Angel http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VrX5G1eo3NE The Canyon http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E1VUnYpnjyw By The [...]


Joss Stone & Vintage Trouble

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Was able to catch one of my favorite artist Joss Stone in Boston, in October 2012 at The House of Blues. Opening for her was Vintage Trouble, a group of energetic and talent musicians. Joss was amazing and Vintage Trouble is now on my regular playlist. If you ever get a chance to take in either of these artist [...]


Rodrigo y Gabrellia

Rodrigo y Gabrellia April 10, 2012