Friday, May 16
DJ Rudeboi at the Snake in Keystone
DJ Rudeboi plays your favorite top-40 hits at the Snake River Saloon in Keystone on Friday, May 16. Doors open at 4 p.m., and the music starts at 9:30. Call (970) 468-2788 for more information.
Saturday, May 17
Shakin’ at the Basin with Funky Johnson
The Arapahoe Basin Shakin’ at the Basin May Concert Series presents Funky Johnson on Saturday, May 17. Funky Johnson is a soulful blend of old and new that moves audiences to their feet. From Summit County comes a funk outfit with tasty vocals, virtuosic guitar grooves, solid bass and tight drumbeats, playing originals and covers ranging from Stevie Wonder and Earth, Wind and Fire to James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Prince, The Funky Meters and many more.
The free, family-friendly show runs from 1 to 4 p.m. in the base area and is sponsored by Odell Brewing Co. Visit www.arapahoebasin.com/events for more information.
Wednesday, May 21
Barkley welcomes ‘foot stomping slamgrass’
Whiskey Tango will play a free show at The Barkley Ballroom in Frisco on Wednesday, May 21. This band isn’t just Bluegrass, it’s “foot-stomping slamgrass.” Since July 2009, the Denver-based quintet Whiskey Tango has been motivating Colorado crowds to move their feet with their high-energy shows and high-octane attitude. At the forefront of Denver’s bluegrass and jam-band scene, Whiskey Tango embraces sounds from many genres and brings it all to a boil with mind-blowing live improvisation. The show starts at 9 p.m. Visit www.barkleyballroom.com for more information.
Thursday, May 22
Local hip-hop at The Barkley in Frisco
Local hip-hop act Mikey P ’N’ Key are taking the nation by storm. Catch their new material every month on their home stage at The Barkley Ballroom, starting Thursday, May 22. Mikey P ’N’ Key have been performing and recording with each other for just shy of two years. With each of them being unique in his own way, they bring a new sound to hip-hop. They have performed with Skee Lo, Q Dot, Playa Rae & Trey C, Top Flite Empire, Souls of Mischief and many Denver artists. The show starts at 10 p.m., and there’s no cover. Visit www.barkleyballroom.com for more information.