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Springin’ into summer has been a slow process in the Sawtooths this year, but have no fear…when she comes, she come in like a mountain lion.
Yeah, the rivers are ragin’, the flowers are bloomin’ and the livin’s easy. But for a goat, to really chase the winter’s blues away, I need mountain music.
You know the kind, of pickin’ and grinnin’ that happens and gits yo’ feet stompin’ and hands slappin’ and makes you wanna whirl and twirl like a dervish… Well it’s happenin’ at the Sawtooth Hotel this summer…Startin’ this Friday, June 24.
Here’s the lineup.
Friday, June 24 Dewey, Pickette, & Howe – Frontman and local legend Dave Muscavage heads this four-piece bluegrass band. They define mountain music in this Idaho neighborhood. You can’t help but movin’ and stompin’ yo feet when these boys get a pickin’ an’ strummin’.
Saturday, July 2 Hokum Hi-Flyers – Boise’s famous old-time roots music band takes the stage in front of the Sawtooth backdrop for a return to an incredible winter performance. Scott Knickerbocker on banjo, guitar, vocals. Dave Daley on fiddle, vocals. Jonah Shue on fiddle, guitar, mandolin, vocals. Gary Shue on guitar and moandolin. Patrick Herren on harmonica. Travis Ward on upright bass, guitar, and vocals. This is the can’t-miss show of the summer.
Saturday, July 16 The Blue Trees- This is an acoustic duo from New Orleans. Megan Bloebaun is the lead guitar/vocalist.
Friday, August 20 All-Nite Diner - Local soul woman Heidi Hogan’s band from Wood River Valley is sho’ to be rockin’.
Saturday, September 10 Dewey, Pickette & Howe return for a later date to celebrate the end of summer and get ya’ swingin.
It’s LIVE MUSIC IN THE SAWTOOTHS AT THE SAWTOOTH HOTEL. It is gonna be a fun time…