Summit County live music calendar, Aug. 5-11
August 5, 2016
Friday, Aug. 5
Band of Heathens; 7–9 p.m., Dillon Amphitheater, Dillon. Hailing from Austin, Texas, the three original principal songwriters formed the band almost by mistake — Colin Brooks, Ed Jurdi and Gordy Quist — shared the bill at Momo's an Austin club. Free.
Dewey Paul Band duo; 9 p.m.; The Cala, Dillon. Dewey Paul Moffitt & Jess Rose Moidel will play for free.
Great Blue; 9:30 p.m.; The Brown Hotel, Breckenridge. A reggae rock 'n' funk group from Wilton, Connecticut. Each performance contains masterful improvisation, a unique song list and new surprises to keep the audience on their toes. Free.
Keith Synnestvedt; 7–9 p.m.; The Brown Hotel, Breckenridge. Performing in the Lounge with free champagne for all ladies from 7–8 p.m. Free.
Sneaky Pete and The Secret Weapons; 9 p.m.; The Barkley Ballroom, Frisco. Their diverse web of inspiration flows from the raucous street parades of New Orleans to smoky jazz dives, exotic Latin ballrooms, intergalactic spaceships and late night laser-filled clubs. Free.
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Woodshed Red; 9:30 p.m.; The Snake River Saloon, Keystone. Comprised of guitar, fiddle, stand-up bass and drums from varying musical backgrounds; the group came together in 2013 and began covering a huge variety of genres. No cover with dinner.
Saturday, Aug. 6
Cycles; 9:30 p.m.; The Brown Hotel, Breckenridge. Cycles is a three-piece band that blends several musical genres including rock, jazz, hip-hop, soul, funk and more. Based out of Denver, the band has an ever-developing sound making no two performances alike.
Doug Roessel; 3–5 p.m. (weather permitting); Keystone Lodge and Spa., Keystone. Poolside Happy Hour with local musician.
Harmonious Junk; 9:30 p.m.; The Snake River Saloon, Keystone. Denver-based rock group fusing jazz, funk, progressive and improvisational styles led by former James Brown lead guitarist Damon Wood. No cover with dinner.
Jubilingo; 8:30 p.m.; The Barkley Ballroom, Frisco. The Denver-based quartet melds soul, funk gospel and jazz with roots rock and improvisation. Free.
Nora Jane Struthers; 7–9 p.m., Dillon Amphitheater, Dillon. An American singer-songwriter based in Nashville, Tennessee, who is notable for her critically-acclaimed Americana and roots rock. Free.
Sunday, Aug. 7
DooWop Denny; 4–7 p.m., Blue Spruce, Frisco. A lifelong musician, he draws from a deep vein of '50s/'60s/'70s rock 'n' roll history to deliver an authentic, high-energy show. Free.
Wednesday, Aug. 10
Arkansauce; 9 p.m.; The Barkley Ballroom, Frisco. Arkansauce is a genre-hopping, four piece string band from northwest Arkansas, bending the rules and blurring the lines between bluegrass, newgrass, folk, Americana and country. Free.
Live Karaoke Kings; 9 p.m.; Motherloaded Tavern, Breckenridge. Choose from a catalog of over 50 songs and sing karaoke with a live band as backup. Free.
Randall McKinnon; 4:30-6:30 p.m.; Next Page Books & Nosh, Frisco. Local musician plays Living Room Concert. Free.
Thursday, Aug. 11
Selasee & The FaFa Family; 9 p.m.; The Barkley Ballroom, Frisco. Born in Accra, Ghana, Selasee grew up exposed to the colorful and energetic sounds of Highlife Music. With this exposure Selasee created his own style — a unique blend of reggae, West African Highlife and American pop music. Free.
The Sweet Lillies; 5:30–7:30 p.m.; Frisco Historic Park, Frisco. Skyrocketing to the top of the jamgrass scene, The Sweet Lillies' high-energy, melodic tunes have quickly captured the hearts and music souls of fans in Colorado and beyond. Free.
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