Rockin’ The Region

Rockin’ the region with Dazed & Defrosted
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April 19, 2017

Rockin’ the region with Dazed & Defrosted

Five great bands, one great DJ. That is what is in store at the 3rd annual Dazed & Defrosted concert at Killington Resort this Saturday, April 22, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. The best part is, it’s free! Enjoy Earth Day with soft bumps, cold brews, on-snow…

Rockin’ the region with Start Making Sense
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March 29, 2017

Rockin’ the region with Start Making Sense

If you’re a fan of the Talking Heads like I am, you’ll want to head to the Pickle Barrel Thursday night to see the awesome tribute band, Start Making Sense. Even if you’re not a fan, they’ll turn you into one because of their musicianship….

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March 22, 2017

Rockin’ the region with Bloomer

Bloomer returns to Killington this weekend and you can see his duo with Stuart Slocum Friday and Saturday, 8:30 p.m. at Outback Pizza. Bloomer also will be playing solo at The Foundry Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m. Bloomer plays acoustic guitar and Slocum plays drums…

Rockin’ the region with Low Country Funk
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March 8, 2017

Rockin’ the region with Low Country Funk

Make sure you head to Outback Pizza on Saturday night at 9 p.m. to see Low Country Funk (LCF). I first saw them in December at the memorial tribute concert for Steve Audsley. I had already seen most of the acts on the bill, but…

Rockin’ the region with The Heavily Brothers
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February 22, 2017

Rockin’ the region with The Heavily Brothers

I’m fortunate to be able to call Duane Carleton and Rick Redington good friends. We’ve shared many a stage and many good times together. I’ve written articles on each of them but this one is special. Why? Most of my interviews are one-on-one, but the…

Rockin’ the region with Men of Horses
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February 15, 2017

Rockin’ the region with Men of Horses

Make sure you head to the Wobbly Barn this Friday night for an awesome new band, Men of Horses. It’s one night only, but they’ll be back there March 10-11. They are so good that you’ll want to see them all three nights. Expect something…

Rockin’ the region with Bow Thayer
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February 8, 2017

Rockin’ the region with Bow Thayer

If you live in the Killington region, you have probably heard of the awesome musician I interviewed this week. If you’re not, get to know him here. Either way, you should head to the Pickle Barrel this Thursday night, Feb. 9 and see Bow Thayer…

Rockin’ the region with Annie in the Water
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February 1, 2017

Rockin’ the region with Annie in the Water

Every Tuesday night at 9:30 p.m., head over to JAX Food and Games to check out Annie in the Water. Don’t be surprised when you don’t see Annie but you’re welcome to all the water you want, free of charge. I had heard some good…

Rockin’ the region with Michael Glabicki
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January 18, 2017

Rockin’ the region with Michael Glabicki

By Dave Hoffenberg

This Thursday, don’t miss Michael Glabicki at the Pickle Barrel Nightclub at 8 p.m. You may know Glabicki as the front man of Rusted Root. The band played the Pickle last February as part of its 25th anniversary tour. This time, he’s…

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January 11, 2017

Rockin’ the Region with the Mean Waltons

Every second Friday night of the month at 7 p.m., you need to head to Taps Tavern in Poultney  to see the Mean Waltons. They’ll be nice to you and your ears as you listen to some great folk covers. The Mean Waltons are Wayne…