Aspen Winter X brings Dinosaur Jr.
December 26, 2007
ASPEN ” The Aspen Skiing Company’s Bud Light Hi-Fi concert series continues with free events in January, February and March. The series opened earlier this month with rock band Blues Traveler playing at the base of Aspen Mountain.
Rock trio Dinosaur Jr., led by guitarist J Mascis, is set to perform Jan. 24, during Winter X Games, at the base of Aspen Mountain. The band, which emerged from Massachusetts in the late ’80s, returned this year with “Beyond,” their first CD in a decade.
On Feb. 17, the North Mississippi Allstars will play in Snowmass Village. The blues-rock trio, led by brothers Luther and Cody Dickinson, is set to release its fifth studio album, “Hernando,” on Jan. 22.
The series closes March 28 with the Core Party in downtown Aspen, featuring the Neil Diamond tribute band, Super Diamond.
For further information on Aspen Skico events, go to http://www.aspensnowmass.com.