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Photos: Ten miles of music

December 29, 2018 — When walking on Frisco's Main Street at night in the winter, it seems the town is quiet with plenty of empty parking spaces. But upon entering the new 10 Mile Music Hall, lights and sounds from the live bands bring gray scenes back to life

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Split Window opens for Anthony B on New Year’s Eve

December 28, 2018 — Park County band Split Window doesn't want to see anyone standing still on the floor. The 10-piece band has been playing their unique jazz-reggae-blues fusion jams since 2012. "If at least half the crowd isn't dancing, our speakers must be broken," said Jodi Messa, co-founder,

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Infamous Stringdusters play at 10 Mile Music Hall this weekend

December 27, 2018 — Closing out a banner year, critically acclaimed The Infamous Stringdusters come to Frisco to play their signature progressive bluegrass this weekend. The sold-out, back-to-back concerts put an exclamation point on their recent mainstream success. January's 60th annual Grammys saw the quintet walk home with their

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After a year off, Eminence Ensemble return home to Summit County for Sunday concert

December 27, 2018 — Success often means making sacrifices. For eight years in a row the Denver-based jam band Eminence Ensemble returned to their childhood home of Summit County for an end-of-year celebration. Yet last year they had to cancel after getting the opportunity to open for the rock

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Boulder-based Amoramora performs Saturday in Keystone

December 20, 2018 — The young jam band from Boulder is only about 3 years old, but Amoramora has already played over 100 shows in 70 cities across the country. Having just come off of an East Coast tour along with performances in Chicago and Peoria, Illinois, the group

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Keller Williams returns to Warren Station for four performances in two nights

December 20, 2018 — December in Keystone can only mean one thing: Keller Williams and his Compadres have rolled into town. For the seventh year in a row, the two-night event will mix genres and band members. First, Williams will perform a solo set with his signature, eclectic looping

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The Motet returns to Breckenridge for Dew Tour performance

December 13, 2018 — Twenty years. Nine albums. Seven members. One founder. Over the years Denver-based funk group The Motet has been performing their signature sound for audiences around the country. This weekend, as part of the Dew Tour, they'll return to the Riverwalk Center for the first time

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Carly Pearce to perform at Dillon’s Mountain High Jam on Saturday

November 15, 2018 — It's been five years since the last Hibernation Hoedown in Dillon and with the new amphitheater coming off of a lucrative season, it's now time for a spiritual successor in the Mountain High Jam concert. Sponsored by Denver county radio station 98.5 KYGO and Mountain

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Summit Music and Arts announces 2018-19 season

October 8, 2018 — There's only a few weeks to wait before the 2018-19 Summit Music and Arts season begins. On Sunday, Oct. 28, jazz band The Hennessy Six will perform at 455 Nottingham Ranch Road, Avon, in collaboration with the Eagle River Presbyterian Church. The show starts at

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Alpenglow Chamber Music to perform four times in September

August 30, 2018 — Alpenglow Chamber Music Festivals' twenty second fall season starts Sept. 7 with a soirée at a private home and a concert on Sept. 8 at Lord of The Mountains Lutheran Church in Dillon. Musicians Rieko Aizawa, Jesse Mills, Igor Begelman and James Wilson will perform

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‘The Music and Poetry of Love’ piano concert on Sunday

August 23, 2018 — Local pianist Peter Simon returns to Colorado Mountain College in Breckenridge after a year of touring for his annual concert. Called "The Music and Poetry of Love," the program will include piano music and a recital of romantic poetry. The audience can expect to hear

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From chemo to cannabis: Beloved longtime local uses marijuana to battle leukemia

April 26, 2018 — Follow your bliss. This mantra by writer Joseph Campbell has guided Leon Joseph Littlebird throughout his 67 years on Earth. Littlebird is fortunate in the fact that he has always known what his bliss is and has had the passion to let it guide him

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Battle of the Bands rocks Riverwalk Center in Breckenridge on Saturday; proceeds support Domus Pacis

March 21, 2018 — Attendees at the Tri-County Battle of the Bands are going to get a little bit of everything this year. Maybe even during just one set. The showdown, sponsored by the Summit Daily News, will feature four Colorado bands, and takes place this Saturday at the

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Battle of the Bands rocks Riverwalk Center in Breckenridge on Saturday; proceeds support Domus Pacis

March 21, 2018 — Attendees at the Tri-County Battle of the Bands are going to get a little bit of everything this year. Maybe even during just one set. The showdown, sponsored by the Summit Daily News, will feature four Colorado bands, and takes place this Saturday at the

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LA comedian and Breckenridge native Monte Montepare returns to Summit County for two performances

March 19, 2018 — Los Angeles comedian Monte Montepare is no stranger to Summit County, and he will return to his old stomping ground this week to perform improv and serve as Master of Ceremonies for the annual Summit Community Care Clinic's Soup for the Soul fundraiser at the

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Eagles Tribute Concert to benefit Domus Pacis Family Respite

February 27, 2018 — On Saturday, March 3, the Riverwalk Center will host a tribute to one of the most iconic bands of the '70s — the Eagles. Flashback to such great hits like "Hotel California," "Life in the Fast Lane" and "Take it Easy" with Colorado's very own

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Dog-friendly breweries in Breckenridge, Frisco and throughout Colorado

February 18, 2018 — It's no secret that Colorado loves their dogs, and in Summit County and throughout Colorado, pet owners don't have to leave their four-legged friends in the car to grab a craft beer after a day out on the trails. There are two breweries in Summit

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Summit Music and Arts presents Hennessy Six Jazz Sextet at Colorado College in Breckenridge

October 12, 2017 — Traditional jazz standards go out the window Friday as Summit Music and Arts brings six accomplished performers to Colorado Mountain College to deliver, as a group, an all-original jazz concert featuring a little bit of everything done differently. The Air Force influence with the Hennessy

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Who’s Who at the Jazz Aspen Snowmass Labor Day Experience

August 31, 2017 — You may have thought the Jazz Aspen Snowmass Labor Day Experience was peaking last year, as the long-running pop music festival booked the legendary Stevie Wonder for one of his few concerts of 2016. But it turns out that the festival, founded in 1991, was

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Copper Mountain’s Guitar Town brings top acoustic, electric guitarists

August 10, 2017 — Guitar Town returns to Copper Mountain Resort Aug. 11-13. Among the many marquee names featured this year is Guitar Army, which consists of three world-class musicians: John Jorgenson, Lee Roy Parnell and Joe Robinson. Jorgenson is a Grammy award-winner who has performed with musical legends,

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