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Con Brio - "Give It All" Live at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

Con Brio | "Give It All" Live at Blues & Brews

Con Brio's songs are about love, hope, failure, and political turmoil – life itself. A deeply talented band of seven with a horn section to keep it brassy and sassy, not only does Con Brio possess the funk, but they’ve also got love and passion covered, too. “We don’t want to walk, we don’t want to drive,” band leader Ziek McCarter says. “We want to fly. We want to levitate.” So do we.
Con Brio | "Paradise" Live at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

Con Brio | "Paradise" Live at Blues & Brews

Known for their live shows – lively, ass-shaking, throw your hands in the air pure joy, Con Brio's sound is infused with funk-rock psychedelic soul that is reminiscent of Sly and The Family Stone. Fronted by a man some swear is the second coming of none other than James Brown, Ziek McCarter moves like his back ain’t got no bone. Paradise is the name of their 2016 release and paradise is where we’re going with this exuberant band. Watch the live version of their set opener "Paradise" live from Telluride Blues & Brews Festival.
Gary Clark Jr. | "Our Love" Live at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

Gary Clark Jr. | "Our Love" Live at Blues & Brews

Gary Clark Jr is a mind-blowing guitarist, diverse songwriter, and a singer with power and soul. We were honored to welcome him back to the Colorado mountains for the 23rd Annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival. Watch the live version of "Our Love" from Saturday night at the 2016 Telluride Blues & Brews Festival.
Gary Clark Jr. | "The Healing" Live at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

Gary Clark Jr. | "The Healing" Live at Blues & Brews

There must be something in the water in Austin, Texas. It is a fertile ground for musicians and from that rich soil of tradition, legend and camaraderie arose Austin native, Gary Clark Jr. His prodigy-level skills on guitar making him welcome on Austin’s storied stages transforming the blues and R&B into rock and roll. Watch him perform "The Healing" live from Telluride Blues & Brews Festival on Saturday, September 19th, 2016.
Shakey Graves | "Word Of Mouth" at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

Shakey Graves | "Word of Mouth" Live at Blues & Brews

Shakey Graves is the performance name of Alejandro Rose-Garcia, a one-man act that defies categorization. He mesmerizes audiences with his seductive, spare hobo folk songs; songs that tell stories and transport the listener to a world populated by unseen segments of society. Watch this live recording of "Word of Mouth" from 2016 Telluride Blues & Brews Festival and be forever changed.
Shakey Graves | "Dearly Departed" Live at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

Shakey Graves | "Dearly Departed" Live at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

When Shakey Graves made his #TellurideBlues debut in 2014, to say that the gentleman from Texas was the talk of the festival would be an understatement. He was a one man band then but has since added additional musicians for both his live and recorded work. Clearly a festival favorite, Shakey's return to Blues & Brews was highly anticipated and ardent fans were treated to a intimate and powerful performance.
Israel Nash | "Rain Plans" Live at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

Israel Nash | "Rain Plans" Live at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

The country’s hippest radio stations caught on early to Israel Nash's mesmerizing sound – you can hear the Neil Young and 1970's electric folk influences. One listen to “Rain Plans” live from Telluride Blues & Brews Festival on Friday, September 16th, 2016 and you’ll see why he’s become an indie rock favorite.
Israel Nash | "Strangers" Live at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

Israel Nash | "Strangers" Live at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

Beautiful weather in the aesthetically charged box canyon of Telluride, Colorado made the perfect setting for an impressive showing by rising indie rock artist Israel Nash only to be made better by the guest appearance of Telluride Blues & Brews Festival veteran Jack O'Brien of The Bright Light Social Hour on bass.
North Mississippi Allstars | "Shake (Yo Mama)" & "Eaglebird" Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

North Mississippi Allstars | "Shake (Yo Mama)" and "Eaglebird" Live at Blues & Brews

North Mississippi Allstars featuring brothers Luther and Cody Dickinson alongside bassist Dominic Davis Telluride Blues & Brews Festival playing "Shake (Yo Mama)" right into "Eaglebird".
North Mississippi Allstars  | "Drinking Muddy Water" Live at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival

North Mississippi Allstars | "Drinking Muddy Water" Live at Blues & Brews

Veteran artists from years ago at Telluride Blues & Brews Festival (2000 and 2003), brothers Luther and Cody Dickinson returned to Telluride mid-afternoon on September 17th with a fiery set including this rendition of "Drinking Muddy Water" which Luther played on a coffee can guitar.

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