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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.
Moreland & Arbuckle "Long Did I Hide It" // Gondola Sessions

Moreland & Arbuckle Video with Gondola Sessions

"Long Did I Hide It" is a song from Moreland & Arbuckle's 2016 Alligator Records release Promised Land Or Bust. The lyrics speak of empathy, frustration and suppression, which complement the wailing harmonica on this quick blues track. Our friends Gondola Sessions captured this intimate recording live in Telluride on board the breathtaking Telluride Gondola.
Jonathon Boogie Long "Pray For Me" (acoustic) // Gondola Sessions

Jonathon Boogie Long rides with Gondola Sessions

Jonathon Boogie Long held nothing back during his Gondola Sessions at the 2016 Telluride Blues & Brews Festival. Jonathon Boogie Long brought his southern blues on the gondola for this take of "Pray For Me," recorded on the Gondola. Boogie Long is known for his quick fills and solos and, despite using an acoustic guitar for the session, he did not disappoint.
Steve Itterly "Coraline" // Gondola Sessions

Gondola Sessions in Telluride with Steve Itterly

Steve Itterly lost the brass slide, put a capo on his National Guitar and slowed things down to end his the last of his session with Gondola Sessions. The song "Coraline" still has a great acoustic blues feel to it, and the lyrics really cut into the feeling of heartache.
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.
Steve Itterly "I'm Gonna Find My Way Home" // Gondola Sessions

Watch the 2016 Telluride Blues Challenge Winner Steve Itterly with Gondola Sessions

Steve Itterly takes a ride with Gondola Sessions for an acoustic version of his original song "I'm Gonna Find My Way Home". Itterly competed against five other finalists at the festival's Telluride Blues Challenge which earned him a premium Martin D-1GT guitar provided by Telluride Music Company, plus a Blues Stage spot next year's Telluride Blues & Brews Festival.