Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Moab, UT

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    Live Music

    Hodges croons a holiday concert

    Photo by Doug McMurdo The Cody Joe Hodges band played a free concert Monday evening at Aarchway Inn...

    Quicksand Soup celebrates release of 4 new CDs with free concerts

    Local Bluegrass group Quicksand Soup celebrates the release of four new CDs – The American Music Collection – on successive Wednesdays at...

    100 years later, WWI Armistice inspires music fest

    The Moab Music Festival began this week with a raft trip Monday, Aug. 26, followed by a concert down the Colorado River Thursday, Aug. 29 in its grotto location. The first festival concert to be held in town this season is Aug. 30 at 7 p.m., when musicians present Home From War, inspired by the 100th anniversary of the World War I Armistice.

    Moab Music Festival to take listeners from France to Venezuela

    27th season begins on the the 26th A musician offers open arms to the landscape overlooking canyon country....

    Coming up: Music, meteors, fee-free day at national parks

    The world-renowned Moab Music Festival returns Aug. 26 through Sept. 12. Chamber, jazz, Latin and traditional music will be performed at more than 20 events over the 17-day run at venues ranging from Star Hall to Grand County High School, from the newly constructed HooDoo to a wilderness grotto

    Groups ‘shine’ at final July free concert at the park

    The Shinyribs played the final installment of July’s Moab Free Concert Series put on by Friends of the Moab Folk Festival. An energetic audience showed up for the show, and The Times-Independent was there to capture the moment.

    Band of Brothers (and sisters) regales park crowd

    Residents and tourists attended the Utah National Guard 23rd Army Band performance at Swanny Park in the third installment of the Moab Free Concert Series Friday, July 19.

    Save the Dates

    Former New York Dolls front man Aaron Lee Tasjan will headline the first concert in the annual free series at Swanny...

    Big Weekend

    Celebrate Fourth of July; annual Moab free concert series begins July 5 Ace guitarist Tasjan and his fabulous band...

    Free piano concert Saturday at Star Hall

    Courtesy photo Ryan and Emma Welling Frazier and Hannah Frazier Peacock will perform a classical piano and vocal...

    Nick and Luke swing through Moab

    The band Nick and Luke recently stopped in at the Lazy Lizard Hostel for a house concert. Nicholas Horner and Lucas Chohany perform with a brother-style harmony that evokes the Everly Brothers.

    Piano concert to benefit food bank

    George Winston at GCHS May 8 George Winston The Moab Chamber of Commerce has invited...

    Gas prices creep up as holiday dawns

    The national average price of gasoline has risen 2 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $1.86 per gallon Monday.

    Nominees sought for Theodore Roosevelt Genius Prize Advisory Council

    It will focus on endangered species protection, invasive species management, poaching and wildlife trafficking prevention, and nonlethal solutions to human-wildlife conflicts, according to a press release from the department.

    Obituary: Michael Arehart, 1950-2020

    On Nov. 21, 1973, he married his wife of 47 years, Ann Sparks of Nephi, Utah, in the Manti Temple. To this union came four children, Teresa “Tee,” Mindee, Trevor and Monica.

    Obituary: Richard Fullam III, 1952-2020

    Richard was born in Brooklyn, New York on April 24, 1952 to Richard J. Jr. and Dorothea A. Baetz Fullam.