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Presented by the Mt. Crested Butte Town Center Community Association The Live from Mt. CB music series will return for the summer of 2016 with an exciting lineup of amazing musicians. Join us Wednesday evenings for free music at the base of Mt. Crested Butte.
All shows will take place at the Red Lady Stage in Mt. Crested Butte from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
2016 Lineup goes from June 29 -- August 17
June 29: Magic Giant - An L.A. indie-folk band that is a high-energy group, "blending folk instruments with big drums and dance rhythms." A perfect season opener for Live! at Mt. Crested Butte!
July 6: Honey Honey - An alternative folk group based out of L.A. combines the soulful voice of front woman Suzanne Santo with music that's a little folky, a little country, a bit of pop and bluesy rock.
July 13: The Hip Abduction - A 7-piece group that delivers high energy music with a unique sound based in West African and early Jamaican reggae/dub music.
July 20: Polyrhythmics - An 8 piece funk/horn band that's sure to get the crowd moving with "melodic hooks and soaring solos from the horn section."
July 27: The Black Lillies - This bluegrass/Americana band out of Knoxville, Tennessee blends influences from rock, country, blues, bluegrass and jazz.
August 3: Peter Rowan with opening act, the Slocan Ramblers, Peter is a Grammy award winning musician, and 6-time Grammy nominee, and has a bluegrass music career spanning 6 decades. The Slocan Ramblers hail from Canada and have "quickly become a leading light of Canada's roots music scene." A show not to be missed!
August 10: The Sheepdogs - With a rock and blues sound, and self-described as “Pure, simple, good-time music.”
August 17: The Record Company - A band hailing from California that writes and plays “raw, sincere rock n’ roll.”