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RL Grime w/G Buck, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
December 20
WhiteWater Ramble, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Holiday for Kids, Strings Pavillion, Steamboat,
970.879.5056 X105
An Evening with @thatkevinsmith can¡¯t shut the
$@$% up!, Wheeler Opera House, Aspen, 970.920.5770
December 22
Celtic Holiday Concert w/storyteller Tomseen
Foley, Strings Pavillion, Steamboat, 970.879.5056 X105
December 26
George Winston, Two Rivers Winery, Gr Jct,
970.243.8497
Thomas Jack, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
December 27
Tanya Tucker, Club Red, Telluride, 970.369.4760
Amy Helm & the Handsome Strangers, Sheridan
Opera House, Telluride, 970.728.6363
December 28
Jewel, Sheridan Opera House, Telluride, 970.728.6363
The Beach Boys, Vilar Ctr, Avon, 970.845.TIXS
December 29
Smokey Robinson, Sheridan Opera House, Telluride,
970.728.6363
The Beach Boys, Vilar Ctr, Avon, 970.845.TIXS
The National w/Julien Baker, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
December 30
The National w/Julien Baker, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
Rhythmic Circus: Feet Don¡¯t Fail Me Now, Vilar Ctr,
Avon, 970.845.TIXS
December 31
Keller Williams & More Than a Little, Club Red,
Telluride, 970.369.4760
The Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Sheridan Opera
House, Telluride, 970.728.6363
Chromeo w/4B, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Slambovian Circus of Dreams, Wheeler Opera House,
Aspen, 970.920.5770
January 1
Chromeo w/4B, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
January 2
Head for the Hills, Hot Buttered Rum, Sheridan
Opera House, Telluride, 970.728.6363
Rufus Wainwright(7p), Knife Party w/Kayzo(10p),
Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Take 6, the JAS Cafe, Aspen, 970.920.4600
January 3
Head for the Hills, Hot Buttered Rum, Sheridan
Opera House, Telluride, 970.728.6363
The Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Crested Butte
Ctr for the Arts, 970.349.7487
BoomBox, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Take 6, the JAS Cafe, Aspen, 970.920.4600
Happenings
Concerts
December 1
B Side Players, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
December 2
Trout Steak Revival, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
December 3
Skydyed, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
December 4
Jes Grew feat. The Broccoli Bros. Horns, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
FLC Music Department Holiday Concert, FLC Concert Hall,
Durango, 970.247.7657
Dead Phish Orchestra, Agave, Vail, 970.748.8666
December 5
South of France w/Flaural & Mark Nussmeier, Belly Up,
Aspen, 970.544.9800
December 6
Durango Choral Society: A Traditional Family Christmas,
FLC Concert Hall, Durango, 970.247.7657
A Celtic Christmas: Ouray County Chorus, Ouray County
4-H Event Ctr, 970.626.3304
December 7
The English Beat, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
San Juan Symphony Youth Performance, FLC Concert
Hall, Durango, 970.247.7657
December 8
Jake McVey, Schmiggity¡¯s, Steamboat, 970.879.4100
December 9
Niykee Heaton, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
December 10
The Wood Brothers, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Jack + Jill Holiday Concert, Mesa County Library, Gr Jct,
970.243.4442
December 11
Hell¡¯s Belles w/Danielia Cotton, BellyUp, Aspen,
970.544.9800
State Street Ballet of Santa Barbara¡¯s Nutcracker w/San
Juan Symphony, FLC Concert Hall, Durango, 970.247.7657
December 12
State Street Ballet of Santa Barbara¡¯s Nutcracker w/San
Juan Symphony, FLC Concert Hall, Durango, 970.247.7657
Taarka, Crested Butte Ctr for the Arts, 970.349.7487
Grand Mesa Chorus Holiday Concert, Love Recital Hall,
Gr Jct, 970.248.1604
Ghost River(Tristate Christmas party open to public 9p),
The Hitchin¡¯ Post, Norwood, 970.327.4969
December 13
Bob Milne, Wright Opera House, Ouray, 970.325.4399
State Street Ballet of Santa Barbara¡¯s Nutcracker w/San
Juan Symphony, FLC Concert Hall, Durango, 970.247.7657
Montrose Community Band Christmas Concert, Montrose
Pavilion, Montrose, 970.596.1188
Bookcliff Barbershop Harmony Chorus Christmas Con-
cert, Northeast Christian Church, Gr Jct, 970.257.7664
December 15
Night Riots w/Wild High, Belly Up, aspen, 970.544.9800
December 16
Reverend Horton Heat w/The Bell Rays & Lords of
Altamont, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
December 17
Bar D Wranglers Christmas Jubilee, FLC Concert Hall,
Durango, 970.247.7657
40 Oz to Freedom, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
December 18
Wilson Harwood, Montanya Distillers, Crested Butte,
970.799.3206
Alan Harris, the JAS Caf¨¦, Aspen, 970.920.4996
An Evening with @thatkevinsmith can¡¯t shut the $@$%
up!, FLC Concert Hall, Durango, 970.247.7657
December 19
Scott Bradlee¡¯s Postmodern Jukebox, Wheeler Opera
House, Aspen, 970.920.5770
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Music, music everywhere. Check out these hot concerts that
are happening in your area during the months of December/
January. Always call venues to confirm concert information:
January 4
The Chris Robinson Brotherhood,
Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
MusicFest: 8 bands/40 live perfor-
mances playing Texas & Americana
music, Steamboat Ski & Resort,
themusicfest.com
January 5
MusicFest: 8 bands/40 live perfor-
mances playing Texas & Americana
music, Steamboat Ski & Resort,
themusicfest.com
January 6
MusicFest: 8 bands/40 live perfor-
mances playing Texas & Americana
music, Steamboat Ski & Resort,
themusicfest.com
The Baker¡¯s Dozen, Sheridan Opera
House, Telluride, 970.728.6363
David Starr, John Oates, The Apple
Shed, Cedaredge, 970.856.7007
January 7
MusicFest: 8 bands/40 live performances
playing Texas & Americana music, Steamboat Ski
& Resort, themusicfest.com
January 8
Nappy Roots & Blackalicious, Belly Up, Aspen,
970.544.9800
MusicFest: 8 bands/40 live performances
playing Texas & Americana music, Steamboat Ski
& Resort, themusicfest.com
January 9
The Wailers w/special guest, Mike Love, FLC
Concert Hall, Durango, 970.247.7657
MusicFest: 8 bands/40 live performances
playing Texas & Americana music, Steamboat Ski
& Resort, themusicfest.com
January 10
The Wailers, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Seth Glier(free), Wheeler Opera House, Aspen,
970.920.5770
January 13
Mountain High Music Festival, Crested Butte,
www.mountainhighmusicfest.com
Capitol Steps(comedy), Vilar Ctr, Avon,
970.845.TIXS
January 14
Mountain High Music Festival, Crested Butte,
www.mountainhighmusicfest.com
January 15
The Motet, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Tak¨¢cs Quartet, Vilar Ctr, Avon, 970.845.TIXS
Mountain High Music Festival, Crested Butte,
www.mountainhighmusicfest.com
January 16
David Starr, 4B¡¯s Brewery, Cedaredge,
970.856.7762
Mountain High Music Festival, Crested Butte,
www.mountainhighmusicfest.com
GJ Rockestra Concert, CMU Robinson Theatre,
Gr Jct, 970.243.6787
Tony Rosario, The Hitchin¡¯ Post, Norwood,
970.327.4969
January 17
Todd Rundgren, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Mountain High Music Festival, Crested Butte,
www.mountainhighmusicfest.com
January 19
Rob Garza (of Thievery Corporation) DJ Set,
Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
Who¡¯s Bad, FLC Concert Hall, Durango,
970.247.7657
January 20
Who¡¯s Bad, Belly Up, Aspen, 970.544.9800
January 21
David Starr, Heather¡¯s, Basalt, 970.927.0151