Colorado Springs/Pike Peak Region Original Music and Live Performance

Weekly Top Ten March 4, 2015

7th Annual MeadowGrass Will Rock Your World, Experts Agree!

Rocky Mountain Highway is delighted to announce the first wave of performers scheduled to appear at this year’s MeadowGrass Music Festival.  MeadowGrass will take place Friday May 22 – Sunday May 24 at the beautiful La Foret Conference & Retreat Center in Black Forest, CO.

We are excited to welcome the versatile country-rock super-group Blue Rodeo from Toronto as the headliner for Saturday May 23.  Formed in 1984, Blue Rodeo has released 13 full-length albums over the past three decades.  The band has sold over 4 million records while winning 11 Juno awards (Canada’s equivalent of the Grammy).  Blue Rodeo was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame in 2012.  
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Rocky Mountain Highway Presents:

Meadowgrass 2015

May 22, 2015 8:00 am

RockyMountainHighway’s 2014 Top Album Lists

Executive director Steve Harris’ 2014 Top Ten:

  • String Cheese Incident, Song In My Head
  • Railroad Earth, Last of the Outlaws
  • Hard Working Americans, Hard Working Americans
  • Front Country, Sake of the Sound
  • Shovels & Rope, Swimmin’ Time
  • Stray Birds, Best Medicine
  • Baskery, Little Wild Life
  • Old Crow Medicine Show, Remedy
  • Ronnie Fauss, Built to Break
  • Nikki Lane, All or Nothin’

Plus these locals bands had great releases in 2014:

  • Cahalen Morrison & Country Hammer, The Flower of Muscle Shoals
  • J. Miller, One More High, One More Low
  •  Chauncy Crandall, Breakdown
  •  Woodshed Red, Rosin on the Bow
  •  Mango fan Django, valse sonnekai

 

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The talented local duo Roma Ransom will be performing at MeadowGrass this year! ... See MoreSee Less

PARKING PASS UPDATE- If you tried but were unable to select the remote parking pass option, it should be working now! We apologize! ... See MoreSee Less

Local brother due Lazer and Levi will be performing at MeadowGrass this year!! ... See MoreSee Less

Tanya Shaw Jeffrey and Colin Christie of Ginseng Creative, the company that makes all the awesome graphics for MeadowGrass, are excited to announce that Roosevelt Dime will be performing at MeadowGrass this year!

Stay tuned for more lineup announcements tomorrow!!
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Jim and the cast of Babette's Red Hot Ticket from The Millibo Art Theatre (formerly the Manitou Art Theatre) are proud to announce that Shook Twins will be performing at MeadowGrass this year! ... See MoreSee Less

Pikes Peak Concert Calendar

Events on Wednesday, March 4

KONGOS with Sir Sly, Colony House

7:00 pm-Wednesday, March 4

The Black Sheep, 2106 E Platte Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80909, United States

Events on Thursday, March 5

John Wise & Susan Rissman

6:30 pm-Thursday, March 5

Rico's Cafe & Wine Bar, 322 North Tejon Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80903, United States

Mike VanArsdale Project

7:15 pm-Thursday, March 5

Motif Jazz Bar, 2432 West Cucharras Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80904, United States

Brad Paisley with Parmalee and the Swon Brothers

7:30 pm-Thursday, March 5

World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906, United States

Adam Cayton-Holland with Ben Roy

8:00 pm-Thursday, March 5

Ivywild School, 1604 South Cascade Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80905, United States

Events on Friday, March 6

Swallowtail World Music

6:30 pm-Friday, March 6

The Margarita at Pine Creek, 7350 Pine Creek Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80919, United States

Balanced Rock

7:00 pm-Friday, March 6

Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 East Colorado Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80903, United States

JM Smith Band

7:30 pm-Friday, March 6

Jives Coffee Lounge 2 (University Village)

Acme Bluegrass

7:30 pm-Friday, March 6

Rico's Cafe & Wine Bar, 322 North Tejon Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80903, United States

The Harmaleighs

7:30 pm-Friday, March 6

Front Range Barbeque, 2330 West Colorado Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80904, United States

Shook Twins

MeadowGrass headliner Friday May 22nd

Stephen Kellogg

MeadowGrass headliner Sunday May 24th

Blue Rodeo

MeadowGrass headliner Saturday May 23