The time has finally arrived after surviving the many long months of winter, finally, festival season. “I grabbed my sleeping bag from behind the couch and headed out the door on a path that’s free to walk”. It’s time to celebrate the life and music of one the greatest writers of the 20th century, time for the John Hartford Memorial Festival, year III.
Great American Taxi
Preparations are underway for the 3rd Annual John Hartford Memorial Festival being held in the hills of southern Indiana at the Official Bean Blossom & Bill Monroe Music Park in beautiful Brown County, May 30–June 1. This is the third of what the festival’s creator, John Hotze, and co-promoter, Dan Dillman, hope to see as an event to preserve the legacy and music of the late John Hartford, one of America’s most beloved songwriter/performers and musicians.
For the last two months, SoulFax Sessions has brought together a staggering group of talented musicians from some of the best up-and-coming bands Denver’s vibrant music scene has to offer. Each Thursday night features a diverse line-up of players culled from a roster over over 30 local musicians who currently are involved in the project. The Park House has been bumping every week as these great musical minds bring live music and dancing to a part of Denver that has been craving a scene just like this for years.
Park House and Listen Up Denver! are teaming up to present SoulFax Sessions every Thursday Night at Park House. Park House is a restaurant and bar that opened a few months ago in the old PS 1515 Catering House at the corner of Colfax and Madison, and the music loving owners have remodeled the place beautifully.
JAMericana favorites, Great American Taxi, announce their Great American Snowball Tour 2013. On the heels of a successful west coast tour with friends Poor Man’s Whiskey, GAT is strapping on their skis and heading north for a three night stand in Girdwood, AK at the Alyeska Resort and then heading back home to Colorado for eight dates including Denver, Boulder and plenty of ski towns. Taxi will welcome their new friends, Poor Man’s Whiskey to Colorado for both the Fox Theatre show in Boulder and the show at Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom in Denver. The Boulder show will also have Shanno
Z2 Entertainment is proud to present Great American Taxi & Poor Man's Whiskey at the Fox Theatre on Friday, January 25th. Tickets go on sale Friday, November 30th for $12.00 in advance and $15.00 day of show.GREAT AMERICAN TAXI"I believe in the power of music and songs that can generate the energy to do something," explains He
Come back to this page just before 8pm, on 11/7/2012, to view the show in the player below.
Americana/Jamgrass acts Great American Taxi and Poor Man’s Whiskey have announced a cooperative tour that will cover most of northern California and Oregon.The two bands have played a lot of the same festivals but have never shared the same stage until this Halloween when they set out for 9 dates starting in Santa Cruz, CA at Moe’s Alley.Each band will play a full 90 minute set and collaboration between the two
As I arrived at the festival grounds Sunday, August 26th, I regrettably walked in right as Grant Farm was playing their closing chords. I heard their forward-flowing jamgrass sound from the walk down. This Nederland and Front-Range mainstay band led by National Flatpicking Champion Tyler Grant is one of the hottest local bluegrass acts to catch.