4th Annual Denver Steel Guitar Show ALL DAY 1-8pm
|June 30, 2013|
|June 22, 2014|
|June 14, 2015|
The finest steel guitarists in Colorado and beyond. ALL DAY LONG! Hosted by steel players, Chuck Lettes and Bob Case.
A variety of bands and players will entertain you throughout the day. Expect to hear a wide selection of musical styles, from traditional non-pedal sounds to some more modern sounds and beyond! We will showcase the versatile sounds of the steel guitar in different settings.
What is the steel guitar?
The pedal steel guitar sound has become the heartbeat of country music. You can hear it on songs by Hank Williams to George Strait, as well as in the sound of great western swing bands like Bob Wills and Spade Cooley. Check out: http://www.merriam-webster.
Some of the Players
HOST: Chuck Lettes is a featured writer for several steel guitar magazines, teacher and has performed with many touring artists from Doug Kershaw to Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown. He is the longtime sideman in Lannie Garrett’s Patsy DeCline Show and is a recent inductee into the Nebraska Country Music Hall of Fame.
HOST: Bob Case has worked with Billy Spears, Dusty Drapes and the Dusters, Junior Brown, and Doug Kershaw among others. He is currently playing with the Jim Hyatt Band.
VERY SPECIAL GUEST – Scotty (DeWitt Scott) was influenced by Jerry Byrd, Don Helms, and Little Roy Wiggins. Scotty has written eight instruction steel guitar books. A member of the International Steel Guitar Hall of Fame, he has hosted the annual Steel Guitar Convention in St. Louis for over 40 years! www.scottysmusic.com
FEATURED PEDAL STEEL PERFORMERS
Daniel Jones, Chris Kennison, Carl Johnson, George Sypert, Tom Broderick, Mike Morrison, John Macy, Jeff Rady, Paul Carestia
THE BACKUP BAND
Lonesome Rolan – piano Mr. Lynn Phipps – lead guitar
“Slim” Jim Phillippe – drummer Jim Hyatt – bass
SHOWTIME AND TICKETS
Sunday, June 14th – ALL DAY from 1-8pm
PLEASE NOTE - DOORS OPEN AT 1:00pm
We do not issue physical tickets. Once purchased, your name will be added to our reservations list, check in at our box office when you arrive.
NOTE: If you would like to be seated as a group/with friends, please include the first and last name of the agreed upon group name on the line provided: GROUP. Group seating is not guaranteed if requested within 3 hours of show-time. If a show is almost sold out, we cannot guarantee group seating. Purchase early if you can!
If you do not receive a confirmation email within 30 minutes of completing your purchase, call (303) 293-0075.
Most shows have assigned seating based on order of ticket purchase and party size, assigned front to back. The venue is intimate, no seats are far from the stage.
Once purchased, tickets are non-refundable/non-transferable to other shows/dates. (You can sell or give them to friends if you can’t make it.)
If you have special seating needs, (wheelchairs/elderly, etc) PLEASE let us know in advance.
We reserve the right to give up reserved seats after the show begins.
Doors typically open one hour prior to show-time (check website for info)
We serve appetizers, desserts, cocktails, wine, champagne and non-alcoholic beverages.
All tickets include sales tax.