Wilco opens up Jazz Aspen Snowmass on the right note

By Real Aspen
OpinionReal AspenSeptember 3, 2010

Jeff Tweedy of WIlco
Troy Hooper
Wilco put on a strong performance at the Jazz Aspen Snowmass Labor Day festival Friday night in Snowmass Village.

Also performing on Friday were The Calexico, Devotchka and The New Mastersounds.

"Don't even think of yelling 'Free Bird.' You can wait another 24 hours," singer Jeff Tweedy joked to the crowd.

Wilco on the Jumbotron
Troy Hooper

On Saturday, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings play at 3 p.m., the Court Yard Hounds play at 5 p.m., and Glenn Frey & Joe Walsh of the Eagles return to their old Aspen stomping grounds to headline at 7:15 p.m. In between main stage acts, Lubriphonic will play at the Aspen Music Club.

On Sunday, Truth & Salvage Co. warms the crowd up beginning at 3 p.m., then The Black Crowes take the stage at 5 p.m. followed by Lynyrd Skynyrd at 7:15 p.m. The Stone Foxes will be playing in between the main stage acts on the side stage, aka the Aspen Music Club.

To purchase tickets, click here.

Wilco guitarist Nels Cline put on a string-shredding clinic at Jazz Aspen Snowmass on Friday.
Troy Hooper


comments: 0 Comments on "Wilco opens up Jazz Aspen Snowmass on the right note"

Be the first to comment below.

COMMENT
Comment Form Info  Comment Information
Real Aspen encourages you to post comments on our articles and blogs. Logged in email is required for monitoring purposes. Your email will not be published and will not be distributed to any third-party. Abusive, obscene, profane, threatening, libelous or defamatory comments are prohibited. By posting a comment, you agree to this policy and our terms of use. To report an abusive posting, please contact us.

To make a comment, please log in or create an account. This helps us prevent spam and other malicious attacks.

Please log in to comment

 

Create a user account to comment

Snow Report

  24hr snow mid dpth snow cond.
A-Basin n/a n/a
Aspen n/a n/a closed
BC n/a n/a closed
Breckenridge n/a n/a closed
Buttermilk n/a n/a closed
Copper n/a n/a closed
Crest. Butte n/a n/a closed
Eldora n/a n/a closed
Heavenly n/a n/a closed
Highlands n/a n/a
Howelsen n/a n/a closed
Keystone n/a n/a closed
Kirkwood n/a n/a closed
Loveland n/a n/a
Monarch n/a n/a closed
Northstar n/a n/a closed
Powderhorn n/a n/a closed
Purgatory n/a n/a closed
Silverton n/a n/a closed
Ski Cooper n/a n/a closed
Ski Granby n/a n/a closed
Snowmass n/a n/a closed
Steamboat n/a n/a closed
Sunlight n/a n/a closed
Telluride n/a n/a closed
Vail n/a n/a closed
WinterPark n/a n/a closed
Wolf Creek n/a n/a closed
More Weather Reports
VIDEO GALLERY
A teaser to the Winter X Games in Aspen
Methane from Bill Koch's coal mine powers Aspen Skiing Company
'Circle of Corduroy'