Music Scene: Summit County live music roundup, May 20-26 |

Music Scene: Summit County live music roundup, May 20-26

The Railsplitters will play Arapahoe Basin Ski Area's Shakin' at the Basin concert series on Saturday, May 21. The free music will be from 1–4 p.m.
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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 A&E editor Heather Jarvis at for more information.

Friday, May 20

The Brown Hotel in Breckenridge hosts Cody Wayne on Friday, May 20. Local musician Cody Wayne is a singer/songwriter. His shows bring in local artists to paint, build or create live onstage. The show is from 9 p.m. to midnight, no cover. Check out The Brown’s Facebook page for more information.

Split Window plays in Fairplay

Split Window is playing at Park Bar Friday, May 20 in Fairplay. Split Window is a seven-piece band from the real South Park, Colorado. Known for their upbeat dance music, they play an array of original and cover music ranging in genres from reggae, blues, pop, classic rock and much more. You are guaranteed to dance the night away at any of their shows. Show starts at 8:30 p.m., and there is no cover.

Live music in Breckenridge

Mark Schlaefer will play the Blue River Bistro in Breckenridge on Friday, May 20. Hebrings his delta blues to the restaurant from 5-10 p.m., and there’s no cover. Visit for more information.

Saturday, May 21

The Railsplitters hit the Basin

Arapahoe Basin’s Spring Concert Series welcomes The Railsplitters on Saturday, May 21 from 1–4 p.m. outside in the Base Area Plaza.

The Colorado natives, The Railsplitters, are fresh off the success of their first album and taking first place in Rockygrass’ Best New Band Competition.

Though they operate with the instrumentation of a bluegrass band, The Railsplitters are making music totally unlimited by tradition.

This is music for the open road, the open dance floor and open ears- music of the American West, made for all. The shows are always free.

The Brown hosts Zuma Road

Local band Zuma Road will play The Brown Hotel in Breckenridge on Saturday, May 21. Zuma Road is a new local band formed in September featuring longtime locals Ryan Emmett on guitar, Dan Brewer on bass and vocals, Molly Brown on vocals, Pat Fitzgerald on drums and Max Parson on piano. The band will play a mix of original music and funky covers. Check out The Brown’s Facebook page for more information.

Live music at Starbucks in Frisco

Local musician Josh Galvin will be performing at the Starbucks in Frisco from 5:30-7:30 p.m. located at 980 N. Tenmile Drive. Starbucks is now offering craft beer, wine, small plates and live music at select flagship stores. Call (970) 668-5144 for more information.

Jerry Weiss Duo plays in Breckenridge

The Blue River Bistro hosts free live music with Jerry Weiss Duo on Saturday, May 21. The music runs from 5-10 p.m., and there’s no cover. Visit for more information.

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