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Basalt, CO 81621 United States

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June 2018

THE GOONIES: TOTALLY RAD 80S DANCE PARTY

June 22 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$14 – $19

Come celebrate big hair, pegged pants, neon, and all things 80s with The Goonies. Based in Boulder, this 4-piece rock band will rip your shirts and bras off with spot-on covers of all the 80's hits that will unravel your sense of space and time. Founded in 1985, after escaping a kidnapping by a large sasquatch, the young rockstars decided to travel through time and come light up the 21st century. While you may wake up with crimped hair, a…

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BOOM FOR REAL

June 25 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$8 – $13

The Arts Campus at Willits and Aspen Film have partnered to bring cinema that celebrates dance, art, and music to the Roaring Fork Valley. Dance, Art, & Music (DAM) Films showcase great performances, performers, musicians, and artists with acclaimed documentaries and compelling feature films. DAM Films screen every Monday night in the summer. Boom For Real is a look into the life of Jean-Michel Basquiat and the City of New York, 1978-1981. It shows how New York, the times, the…

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TATANKA

June 29 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$15 – $20

Tatanka is a three-piece act specializing in the sounds of dub, progressive reggae, and electro. Heavy Drum & Bass grooves provide the pulse for the party, and their music compels you to get down and dirty. Tatanka has shared the stage with numerous major national acts and they continue to push their sound to the next level. As an up-and-coming band, they are building an audience all over the nation and look to do so here in the valley.

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July 2018

CORB LUND

July 6 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$25 – $30

Corb Lund is an alt-country singer-songwriter from Alberta, Canada. He grew up in a ranching and rodeo family in the foothills of Southern Alberta, then spent the early years of his career writing songs and playing bass for the indie rock band “the smalls.” Lund’s music reflects his Western heritage and rock and roll roots. His distinct blend of Americana-meets-roots-meets-alt-country has attracted accolades from critics in Canada and the U.S., who have called him “one of the best contemporary country…

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BIG SAM’S FUNKY NATION NEW ORLEANS FUNK

July 7 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$22 – $27

Noladelic PowerFunk, that’s the sound Big Sam’s Funky Nation has been whipping up for more than a decade. It’s high-energy music that mixes funk, rock and roll, hip-hop, and jazz into the same pot, gluing everything together with the brassy influence and heavy grooves of New Orleans. From national performances to hometown appearances, Big Sam's Funky Nation has built their reputation onstage. The band's live performances are legendary, filled with blasts of brass and bursts of electric guitar. Five musicians…

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GRACE JONES: BLOODLIGHT AND BAMI

July 9 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$8 – $13

The Arts Campus at Willits and Aspen Film have partnered to bring cinema that celebrates dance, art, and music to the Roaring Fork Valley. Dance, Art, & Music (DAM) Films showcase great performances, performers, musicians, and artists with acclaimed documentaries and compelling feature films. DAM Films screen every Monday night in the summer. This electrifying journey through the public and private worlds of pop culture mega-icon Grace Jones contrasts musical sequences with intimate personal footage, all the while brimming with…

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WRITER IN RESIDENCE: KEVIN FEDARKO

July 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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Free

The Arts Campus at Willits has partnered with Aspen Words to bring their popular Writer in Residence series to The Temporary. These free events feature some of today's most interesting writers sharing their inspiration and process in an intimate setting. Kevin Fedarko has written for Esquire, National Geographic, The New York Times, and other publications. He studied at Columbia University and Oxford before joining the staff at Time, where he served on the foreign affairs desk, then later worked as…

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NICENESS: ISLAND REGGAE

July 13 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$12 – $16

"Our goal as a band is to spread positive vibrations with our music, sharing words of wisdom and gratitude to inspire and empower our fellow brothers and sisters to know thyself and to stand in truth and love." Niceness is rooted in the traditional sounds of island reggae; seamlessly integrating elements of soul, funk, latin and hip-hop while staying true to their authentic reggae vibes. Their lyrics embody a conscious message rarely found in this day and age; centrally focused…

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COMEDIAN CALEB SYNAN

July 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$24 – $29

Caleb Synan is one of the hottest young comics in the country. His background as a preacher’s kid from a small southern town makes him relatable to any audience in the country -- even though he’s a millennial who lives in LA. He’s performed on CONAN, Last Comic Standing, and Fuse’s “Uproarious”. He’s written and starred in two different Comedy Central web series: “Deadliest Chef” and “Wise Words” Caleb has also entertained our troops in South Korea and Japan.

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JANIS: LITTLE GIRL BLUE

July 16 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$8 – $13

The Arts Campus at Willits and Aspen Film have partnered to bring cinema that celebrates dance, art, and music to the Roaring Fork Valley. Dance, Art, & Music (DAM) Films showcase great performances, performers, musicians, and artists with acclaimed documentaries and compelling feature films. DAM Films screen every Monday night in the summer. Janis Joplin is one of the most revered and iconic rock & roll singers of all time, a tragic and misunderstood figure who thrilled millions of listeners…

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THE STONE FOXES

July 20 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$12 – $17

San Francisco rock band, The Stone Foxes, bear the torch of their predecessors with the knowledge that rock 'n roll can move a new generation. Their sound is unique with tinges of western darkness, punk, surf, and Americana, but it is all strongly tied together by their everlasting rock 'n roll core. The Stone Foxes have played in front of thousands at festivals like Outside Lands and Voodoo Fest, they’ve headlined the legendary Fillmore Theater in their hometown and they…

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BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB: ADIOS

July 23 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$8 – $13

The Arts Campus at Willits and Aspen Film have partnered to bring cinema that celebrates dance, art, and music to the Roaring Fork Valley. Dance, Art, & Music (DAM) Films showcase great performances, performers, musicians, and artists with acclaimed documentaries and compelling feature films. DAM Films screen every Monday night in the summer. In 1997, the world fell in love with a group of relatively unknown Cuban musicians when the album Buena Vista Social Club was released to critical acclaim…

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HONKY TONK WITH ZEPHANIAH OHORA

July 27 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$19 – $24

Zephaniah OHora is a New York City-based singer-songwriter and a pillar of the burgeoning NYC Country-Western music community. Zephaniah has spent years performing classic country with some of the best musicians in New York. From his Western Swing and Ray Price tributes with Honeyfingers, to his Red Simpson era truck driving country collaboration with Jim Campilongo, and weekly residency with his group The Last Roundup Boys performing three hours of Merle Haggard, OHora always delivers authentic county. The dance floor…

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RED BARAAT: THE WORLDS BEST PARTY BAND

July 28 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$27 – $32

Famously dubbed “The best party band in years” by NPR, Red Baraat is a pioneering band from Brooklyn, New York. Conceived by dhol player Sunny Jain, the group has drawn worldwide praise for its singular sound — a merging of hard driving North Indian Bhangra with elements of go-go, rock, and jazz all fueled by three master rhythm makers, the muscle of horns, a raucous guitar and a booming sousaphone. Created with no less a purposeful agenda than manifesting joy…

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August 2018

AN EVENING OF POETRY WITH BARBARA RAS AND ELLEN DORÉ WATSON

August 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$7 – $11

Join us for an evening of poetry with Barbara Ras and Ellen Dore Watson. Barbara and Ellen will be reading from their newest works and will be available to sign books after the event. Barbara Ras was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts, and has lived in Costa Rica, Colombia, California, and Texas. She is the author of The Last Skin (2010), winner of the best poetry award from the Texas Institute of Letters; One Hidden Stuff (2006); and Bite Every…

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SAMMY MILLER AND THE CONGREGATION

August 4 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$17 – $22

A native of Los Angeles, Grammy®-nominated drummer Sammy Miller has become known for his unique maturity and relentless focus on making music that feels good as a drummer, singer and bandleader. Upon completing his Master's at The Juilliard School, Sammy formed his ensemble, The Congregation. As a band, they are focused on sharing the power of community through their music -- joyful jazz. Ars Nova selected The Congregation for the 'Makers Lab' in 2017 to produce their original theater jazz…

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LIPBONE REDDING & THE MESA GROOVE UNIT

August 17 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$14 – $19

Lipbone Redding has taken his singular vocal instrumental style to a new level by playing guitar and producing all of the instrument sounds while simultaneously singing and storytelling without the use of a loop pedal. His natural human sounds of throat singing, bass and beat-boxing, and his astonishingly realistic lip-tromboning are a must-experience evening of entertainment—as he weaves his stories with intricate rhythms, catchy melodies, brash humor, soulful singing, and inventive guitar playing. Lipbone is joined in Colorado by a…

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DAVINA & THE VAGABONDS

August 18 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Temporary, 360 Market St.
Basalt, CO 81621 United States
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$25 – $30

Since exploding onto the scene in 2005, Davina and the Vagabonds have grown from a down-and-dirty blues band into one of the most exciting acoustic ensembles on the international stage. This high-energy quintet has established itself with a stellar live show, a professional look, and good old-fashioned hard work. They used to average over 300 shows a year in the Mpls/St. Paul area, and now have an ambitious full-time U.S. and international schedule. In recent years they have performed in…

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