Yonder Mountain String Band, Railroad Earth & Leftover Salmon
Presented by Relix
DATE: Saturday, June 24 2023
DOORS OPEN: 4:30 PM
SHOW STARTS: 6:00 PM
*Chair rentals available while supplies last
TICKETS NOW ON SALE
Come see three legendary bands together each playing full sets. The order of the bands changes every night and is not announced in advance, so be sure to get there early!
Innovative and exuberant, controversial and uncompromising, Yonder Mountain String Band spearheaded a musical movement in Colorado and carried its new language of progressive roots music to countless fans worldwide in a 25-year career that shows no signs of slowing down. With one foot in the bluegrass world and the other in the jam-band world, the band has weathered the scrutiny of the bluegrass establishment and come full circle with a Grammy Nomination for Best Bluegrass Album for their 2022 release, "Get Yourself Outside."
Artistic collaboration and musical discovery are a thick thread of inspiration and ambition within Yonder Mountain and in recent years, the band has tapped into an energy, reminiscent of the early years, when they changed the bluegrass landscape. No one band can be said to have invented jam-grass, but the movement and sound - the most commercially successful vein of bluegrass music over the past 25 years wouldn’t exist as it does today without them.
For over two decades, Railroad Earth has captivated audiences with gleefully unpredictable live shows and eloquent and elevated studio output. The group introduced its signature sound on 2001’s "The Black Bear Sessions." Between selling out hallowed venues such as Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, CO, they’ve launched the longstanding annual Hangtown Music Festival in Placerville, CA and Hillberry: The Harvest Moon Festival in Ozark, AR—both running for a decade-plus. Sought after by legends, the John Denver Estate tapped them to put lyrics penned by the late John Denver to music on the 2019 vinyl EP, "Railroad Earth: The John Denver Letters." Beyond tallying tens of millions of streams, the collective have earned widespread critical acclaim from David Fricke of Rolling Stone, American Songwriter, Glide Magazine, and NPR who assured, “Well-versed in rambling around, as you might expect from a band named after a Jack Kerouac poem, the New Jersey-built jam-grass engine Railroad Earth has let no moss grow under its rustic wheels.”
Few bands stick around for thirty years. Even fewer bands leave a legacy during that time that marks them as a truly special, once-in-lifetime type band. And no band has done all that and had as much fun as Leftover Salmon. Since their earliest days as a forward thinking, progressive bluegrass band who had the guts to add drums to the mix and who was unafraid to stir in any number of highly combustible styles into their ever evolving sound, to their role as a pioneer of the modern jamband scene, to their currentstatus as elder-statesmen of the scene who cast a huge influential shadow over everyfestival they play, Leftover Salmon has been a crucial link in keeping alive the traditional music of the past while at the same time pushing that sound forward with their own weirdly, unique style.
Measuring 16 x 16 or smaller
BEACH TOWELS & YOGA MATS
30” x 60” or smaller are allowed at this show.
REUSABLE WATER BOTTLES & CANTEENS
AN INDIVIDUAL CLEAR PLASTIC, VINYL or PVC TOTE BAG
No larger than a 12” x 6” x 12” tote bag or pack with a single compartment and/or small clutch bag (6”x 9”)
PERSONAL CAMERAS without DETACHABLE LENSES
NO Chairs of Any Kind
NO Strollers or Wagons
NO Weapons of Any Kind Including Pocket Knives
NO Smoking of Anything
NO Outside Beverages or Food
NO Golf Umbrellas
NO Fireworks or Projectiles
NO Hula Hoops or Poi Spin Balls
NO Pets Including Emotional Support or Companion Animals
NO Selfie Sticks or iPads
NO GoPros or Professional Grade Cameras
We will ask you to check any items that are typically not brought to concerts and deemed inappropriate by our staff at our concierge tent for a small fee during the show.