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Shakin' at the Basin May Concert Series- The Congress
Saturday, May 10, 2014
Presented by O'Dells
Evoking emotions that you thought had long passed – the feeling of your first powder run, or the way you feel listening to a worn vinyl as it warmly crackles against the sound of a summer night – The Congress is naturally compared to many names and styles of years gone by. But drawing such comparisons is, in many respects, a misguided endeavor. Misguided not because you’d be wrong, but because you’d be missing the beautiful point – The Congress are a natural evolution of more than 60 years of purely American music. With a spirit rooted just south of the Mason-Dixon Line, and now calling Denver – “The Queen City of the West” – their home, they’ve got enough soul, grit, and have spent enough time in the woodshed and on the road to call them pretty much whatever you want. But whatever words you think you need to describe their contribution to the American music tradition – save your breath. The Congress play Rock & Roll.
Playing from 1:00pm-4:00pm in the base area
Check out some of the music from The Congress: www.thecongressmusic.com
Bass: Jonathan Meadows
Guitar: Scott Lane
Drums: Mark Levy
Keys: Chris Speasmaker
FREE Transportation: The Summit Stage bus will run from Keystone to A-Basin every day through Sunday, May 31, 2014. The free bus will leave River Run, in Keystone, at :55 after the hour until 4:55pm. The last bus will leave A-Basin at 5:10pm to go back to Keystone.
The Summit Stage runs from all towns in Summit County and is a great way to save gas, save money and it is completely FREE!
For more information about catching the Summit Stage bus to Arapahoe Basin, please visit SummitStage.com.