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South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

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November 2017

Into The Mystic: A Tribute to Van Morrison at Higher Ground

November 24 @ 8:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

Sierra Nevada and Farrell Distributing welcome Into The Mystic to Higher Ground! https://www.justinpaniguttimusic.com/ Spanning over 5 decades, the musical catalogue and work of Van Morrison has been a steady stream of inspiration for musicians and countless others who choose to include them in the soundtracks of our their lives. “With one of the most revered catalogues in music history and his unparalleled talents as composer, singer and performer Morrison’s past achievements loom large. But, as throughout his extraordinary career, how…

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Quadra w/ Phil Abair Band & Mr. French at Higher Ground

November 25 @ 8:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

Formed in late 1982, with their first gig in early 1983, the Quadra boys are rocking and rolling better than ever. Tight is the word generally used to describe these 2 sets of musical brothers…Rock solid harmonies, great musicianship, just like listening to the album....unless they decide to take a musical adventure mid-song! Rock from the 70’s right through the rock of today, Quadra will have you dancing, drinking, and down right misbehaving. So break out your bell bottoms, dig…

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The Barr Brothers w/ Bwahaha at Higher Ground

November 28 @ 8:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

Narragansett Beer and Farrell Distributing welcome The Barr Brothers at Higher Ground! http://thebarrbrothers.com The Barr Brothers are a group out of Montreal fronted by the poly-rhythmic, jocular drumming of Andrew Barr, the songs and guitar playing of brother Brad Barr, and the innovative harp wizardry of Sarah Pagé—who has single-handedly redefined the instrument and its context. Bass, pedal steel, keyboards, and horns come in and out of the mix freely. Equally at home in solemn Arcadian ballads, swampy North African…

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SonReal w/ Blaque Keyz at Higher Ground

November 28 @ 8:30 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

http://sonreal.ca/ SonReal is a new school leader. With a 2013 Juno and MMVA nomination, this young artist has independently put all eyes on him through consistently putting out interesting innovative material. Notorious for releasing mixtapes that have an album feel, it is easy to see why SonReal is at the forefront of not only Vancouver's hip hop scene, but the music industry as a whole.

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Zoso: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience at Higher Ground

November 30 @ 8:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

http://www.zosoontour.com Zoso - The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience formed in 1995 to perform the most accurate and captivating Led Zeppelin live show since the real thing. For Zoso, it's much more than just being a tribute. It's about touching a golden era in music. Zoso embodies Page, Plant, Bonham and Jones in their spirit, tightly-wound talent and authenticity. Their passion, musical ability, showmanship and precise attention to detail earned them critical acclaim, name recognition and a loyal national following. The…

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December 2017

An Evening with David Rawlings at Higher Ground

December 1 @ 8:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

14th Star Brewing Company and Farrell Distributing welcome David Rawlings to Higher Ground! http://www.daverawlingsmachine.com/ Guitar man David Rawlings leaves the Machine moniker behind for his third album, Poor David’s Almanack, a wry mixture of acoustic and electric performances rich in ageless American vernacular. Gloriously captured on analog tape by studio wizards Ken Scott and Matt Andrews, the ten new songs took shape in a rollicking weeklong session at Woodland Sound Studios in Nashville, Tennessee where Rawlings and longtime compatriot Gillian…

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Ripe w/ Big Sip at Higher Ground

December 1 @ 8:30 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

http://www.ripetheband.com Ripe is a Funk/Pop band out of Boston, MA that was born as a result of its seven members' uniting over one belief: with enough passion and honesty, music can still make the earth shake. With one eye looking back to the inception of both funk and psychedelic music, and the other looking forward with a modern concept of what makes people move, Ripe seeks both to honor musical history as well as to make it. The perfect fruit…

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The Ballroom Thieves w/ The Harmaleighs at Higher Ground

December 2 @ 8:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

http://www.ballroomthieves.com Life on the road is easily glamorized: the joy of playing shows, the wonder of new places, the stories. Yet the lifestyle is also a trying one: the suffocating isolation, the misery of being separated from loved ones, the unspoken tensions. If unprepared, this life can become your downfall. For Boston’s The Ballroom Thieves, it became their sophomore album, Deadeye. The harmony-rich folk on the Thieves' debut, A Wolf in the Doorway, led to guitarist Martin Earley, cellist Calin…

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Colin Quinn: One In Every Crowd at Higher Ground

December 2 @ 9:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

http://colinquinn.com/ From the old MTV days to SNL to Comedy Central to Broadway, CQ is apparently refusing to leave the business. So if you enjoyed his other one man shows, or you just are at a place in your life where you are lost and you need intelligent laughs, come see his new show. One In Every Crowd. -- General admission seated show. All available seating is first-come, first-served.

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Enter The Haggis w/ Adam Ezra at Higher Ground

December 3 @ 7:30 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

14th Star Brewing Company and Farrell Distributing welcome Enter The Haggis at Higher Ground! http://www.enterthehaggis.com Since 1995, Enter The Haggis have led the charge among Celtic Folk Rock bands, delighting fans with their memorable performances, inspired songwriting, musical proficiency and high quality recordings. The Toronto-based band has released eight acclaimed studio albums, the most recent debuting at #9 on the U.S. national Billboard Heatseekers charts. Their original songs such as “One Last Drink”, “Down With The Ship” and “Gasoline” have…

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Front Country at Higher Ground

December 6 @ 8:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

http://www.frontcountryband.com An acoustic band born in the land of tech innovation, Front Country was never going to be accepted as an authentic American roots band out of the gate. Cutting their teeth in progressive bluegrass jams in San Francisco’s Mission District and rehearsing in the East Bay, they learned to play roots music their own way, with the tools they had on hand. A mandolinist with a degree in composition and classical guitar. A guitarist trained in rock and world…

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SOLD OUT: Spoon w/ White Reaper at Higher Ground

December 6 @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

Narragansett Beer & Farrell Distributing welcome Spoon at Higher Ground! http://www.spoontheband.com/ Hot Thoughts, Spoon’s 9th album, is the bravest, most sonically inventive work of their career, though keep in mind, Britt Daniel has already overseen a number of other reincarnations. With all due respect to earlier efforts that have made the band both critically acclaimed and a commercial contender, preconceptions about Spoon are about to be obliterated. That’s not to say Hot Thoughts doesn’t have a requisite supply of infectious…

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Northern Faces, OWEL at Higher Ground

December 8 @ 7:30 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

http://northernfaces.com/ Offering impossibly catchy hooks and melodies, unparalleled harmonies, blues influenced instrumentation and a modern pop sensibility, Northern Faces has crafted an impressive standout sound that is all their own. The Albany, NY based indie rock outfit showcases their sonic prowess on their self titled, debut full length, which was released in April 2015 via Equal Vision Records. Northern Faces has also received over 6 million plays on Spotify and has been featured on the Alternative Top 100, Hot Alternative,…

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The White Buffalo w/ Suzanne Santo at Higher Ground

December 9 @ 8:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

http://www.thewhitebuffalo.com "I've always taken great pleasure in being difficult to categorize," says the White Buffalo's big-voiced frontman, Jake Smith. Since releasing his first album in 2002, Smith has explored the grey area between genres, carving out a sound rooted in dark folk, countrified soul, cinematic storytelling and roadhouse-worthy rock. He keeps things unclassifiable on the White Buffalo's sixth album, Darkest Darks, Lightest Lights, the most hard-hitting, electrified album of his career. Although recorded in Smith's hometown of Los Angeles, where…

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The Machine performs Pink Floyd at Higher Ground

December 9 @ 9:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

http://www.themachinelive.com/ THE MACHINE, America’s top Pink Floyd show, has forged a 25 year reputation of excellence, extending the legacy of Pink Floyd, while creating another legacy all their own. Over the years, The Machine has touched the hearts and souls of many, selling out theaters, large clubs and casinos across North and Central America, Europe and Asia. They have also appeared at renowned music festivals such as Bonnaroo, Riverbend, Gathering of the Vibes, Buffalo's Artpark, and Germany’s Rock of Ages.…

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The Victor Wooten Trio at Higher Ground

December 11 @ 8:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

Zero Gravity Craft Brewery and Farrell Distributing welcome The Victor Wooten Trio at Higher Ground! http://www.victorwooten.com/ Five time Grammy Award winning musician Victor Wooten has been called the most influential bassist since Jaco Pastorius. He is a master innovator of the bass guitar, gifted composer, arranger, producer, vocalist, multi instrumentalist and founding member of BĂ©la Fleck & The Flecktones. Never satisfied with the status quo, Vic is always growing as a person, artist, teacher and always willing to share his…

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Fast Romantics at Higher Ground

December 12 @ 8:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

http://fastromantics.com What does it mean to fall in love in the 21st century? American Love, the aptly titled forthcoming album from Toronto indie-rockers Fast Romantics, is a nod to the type of cinematic storybook romance Hollywood has conditioned us to search for. But in real life, love is often subject to chaos beyond our control, and American Love doesn’t deny the social and political turmoil we’re living through. “I was falling pretty hard in love when we started the record,”…

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Bear Grillz w/ Phase One, Dirt Monkey & Kompany at Higher Ground

December 13 @ 8:30 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

http://www.soundcloud.com/itsbeargrillz Proving that opposable thumbs or a basic grasp of the human language are not necessary prerequisites for EDM domination, allow us to introduce to you Bear Grillz. He's certainly not your standard 28 year-old grizzly bear... Hailing from Yosemite national park, Grillz's story begins on a typical afternoon spent growling at marmots and eating tourists. While busy trying to digest one particularly tricky mountain climber, he discovered amongst his possessions something called a 'MacBook Pro'. Fast forward 9 months,…

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Fully Completely Hip: Tragically Hip Tribute at Higher Ground

December 15 @ 8:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

Fully Completely Hip w/ Near North at Higher Ground - 12/15/17 Just a stones throw from the birthplace of Canada’s most iconic band, Fully Completely Hip hail from the small town of Cornwall Ontario, Canada After leaving his full time band the Trench Town Oddities in late 2016, frontman Sean Harley knew he wanted to do something new and exciting. He’d been toying with the idea of putting together some type of tribute act but was torn as to which…

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January 2018

Tennis at Higher Ground

January 20, 2018 @ 8:30 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

http://www.tennis-music.com/ Tennis continue their extensive North American tour in celebration of their fourth full-length album, Yours Conditionally. After a cross country tour in the Spring/Summer supporting artists including Spoon, The Shins and Father John Misty the band is primed to head out on a Fall Headline tour crisscrossing the United States; their largest to date. Yours Conditionally -- out now on Mutually Detrimental via Thirty Tigers and available at all record stores as well as via iTunes and Spotify --…

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February 2018

Winter Is A Drag Ball 2018 at Higher Ground

February 10, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Higher Ground, 1214 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT 05403 United States

Join The House of LeMay for the twenty-third annual Winter is a Drag Ball. It all benefits the Vermont People With AIDS Coalition and is always the best social event of the winter season. Save the date and stay tuned for schedule announcements!

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