Music Scene: Classic rock and a bit of country in Breckenridge
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Music Scene is a series of briefs that runs in the Summit Daily News every Friday, highlighting live music from around the county. If you are a band or venue that would like to have your shows featured in the newspaper, email arts and entertainment editor Krista Driscoll at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Friday, Nov. 7
The MotherLoaded Tavern in Breckenridge welcomes Mineshaft Moonshine on Friday, Nov. 7. The band plays mostly really popular classic rock from the ’60s through the ’90s, including Pink Floyd, Bob Seger, Jimi Hendrix, Tom Petty, Queen and more, plus some new rock and grunge, pop, reggae, oldies and a bit of old and outlaw country — all popular, all cool and all rocking. The music starts at 10 p.m., and there’s no cover. For more information, call (970) 453-2572 or visit http://www.motherloadedtavern.com.
Fun, grassroots rock at the Snake
Union Gray will take the stage at the Snake River Saloon in Keystone on Friday, Nov. 7. Union Gray is a fun, grassroots, rocking little four-piece band that will play anything that feels good. From country to Southern rock and classic rock, as well as their great original material, Union Gray has a blast with it all. Union Gray loves playing and connecting with its audience. It will be obvious from the first song that they love what they do. Doors open at 4 p.m., and the music starts at 9:30. Call (970) 468-2788 for more information.
Free music at Alma’s Only Bar
Alma’s Only Bar hosts a free show with Technicolor Tone Factory on Friday, Nov. 7. Over the past three years, Technicolor Tone Factory has become one of Boulder’s premier rock bands. The band has shared the stage with notable acts such as Moe, Snarky Puppy, Wycleff Jean, Dopapod, Jimkata, Leanne Rhymes, Tauk, Turkuaz, Perpetual Groove, and Twiddle and plays a wide variety of genres ranging from jam, funk and rock to country, bluegrass and techno, giving fans a full-spectrum music experience. The music starts at 9 p.m. Call (719) 836-2214 for more information.
Breck musician plays hometown venue
Josh Galvin, an acoustic guitar player, singer-songwriter and recording artist from Breckenridge, will perform on Friday, Nov. 7, at Ridge Street Wine & Cheese. Galvin will be playing original songs from his “Ten Mile Ranger” CD, as wells as eclectic cover tunes. His original songs, ranging from humorous country Western to heartfelt ballads delivered in an interactive and relaxed style, will have you coming back for more. The music runs from 5:30 to 8 p.m., and there’s no cover. Ridge Street Wine & Cheese is located at 304 S. Main St. in Breckenridge. Visit http://www.joshgalvin.com for more information.
Saturday, Nov. 8
Meniskus returns to the Snake River Saloon
Meniskus will play the Snake River Saloon in Keystone on Saturday, Nov. 8. The music of the Colorado trio is informed by the extensive classical training of Cris Ryt and Eric Ostberg, as well as the unique sound Bardusco brings from his experience as a self-taught guitarist growing up in Venezuela. The influences of popular rock bands, as well as the rhythms of Latin grooves and European techno-house music have found new life in the music of Meniskus. Doors open at 4 p.m., and the music starts at 9:30. Call (970) 468-2788 for more information.
Smooth jams at The Barkley
New Vintage comes to The Barkley Ballroom in Frisco on Saturday, Nov. 8. New Vintage has a sweet sound, a fusion of rock that’s part jazz, part funk; this quintet has soothing improvisational jams. The free show starts at 9 p.m. Visit http://www.barkleyballroom.com for more information.
MotherLoaded hosts Dave Connelly
Dave Connelly will bring classic rock, country and top-40 hits to the MotherLoaded Tavern in Breckenridge on Saturday, Nov. 8. The music starts at 10 p.m., and there’s no cover. For more information, call (970) 453-2572 or visit http://www.motherloadedtavern.com.
Wednesday, Nov. 12
RockyGrass winners at The Barkley
The Barkley Ballroom in Frisco welcomes Caribou Mountain Collective to the stage for Bluegrass Wednesdays on Nov. 12. Fresh off their first-place win in the RockyGrass band competition, this dynamic bluegrass quartet from Nederland returns to Frisco. Drawing on the current revival of roots music and breaking new ground in mountain musical traditions, these young musicians perform high-energy shows that keep the house moving all night. The free show at 9:30 p.m. Visit http://www.barkleyballroom.com for more information.
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