Posts Tagged ‘ Rockygrass ’
[insertReverbPhoto id="85351" photo="2"] The sardine-packed fans of Yonder Mountain String Band gave the show a lively energy on Tuesday. Photo by Brian Carney. There’s something irrepressible about Yonder Mountain String Band. It doesn’t matter how tired you are, or how annoyed or depressed or worn down; once the upbeat twang of Dave Johnston’s banjo and Jeff Austin’s mandolin hits you, you’re dancing up a storm. Yonder Mountain kicked off their New Year’s run Tuesday night at a beyond-packed Boulder Theater. It almost seemed as though [...]
Hot Rize performed as one dozens of folk, bluegrass, roots and Americana-oriented performers at the 37th annual Rockygrass Festival in Lyons last Friday-Sunday. Photos by Brian Carney. There’s nothing quite like pulling up to the Planet Bluegrass Ranch in Lyons on a hot July day, making your way onto the grounds and stepping into the St. Vrain River for cooling wade while excellent musicians deliver the goods on the stage, filling the air with a brilliant musicianship, classic and new songs alike.