Colorado Music Hall of Fame announces 2021 inductees


The Hall will maintain its induction live performance and ceremony at Mission Ballroom subsequent spring.

DENVER — The 2021 class of the Colorado Music Hall of Fame was introduced Thursday morning.

The String Cheese Incident, Leftover Salmon, Yonder Mountain String Band, Hot Rize and the Fox Theatre would be the subsequent members of the Colorado Music Hall of Fame (CMHOF).

The new members be part of practically 50 musicians, bands, music trade professionals, venues and organizations which have been inducted into CMHOF since its inception 10 years in the past.

The class of 2021 induction live performance and ceremony, initially scheduled for Dec. 6 at Denver’s Mission Ballroom, has been postponed till spring 2022. The rescheduled date will probably be introduced after the brand new year, stated CMHOF.

The Colorado Music Hall of Fame Museum is positioned on the Trading Post at Red Rocks Amphitheatre. The museum is open every day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The String Cheese Incident

The String Cheese Incident was born in 1993 in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains. The band has launched 10 albums, six DVDs and numerous reside recordings from its relentless tour schedule.

CMHOF stated The String Cheese Incident’s 20-year historical past “is packed full of surreal experiences, epic moments, groundbreaking involvement and huge accomplishments. Its members have been recognized for their commitment to musical creativity and integrity, their community spirit, their philanthropic endeavors and their innovative approach to the business of music.”

The String Cheese Incident play The Mission Ballroom

Leftover Salmon

Leftover Salmon has constructed an viewers via exhilarating reside exhibits, musicianship and an eclectic mix of musical genres for 3 many years, stated CMHOF. Providing a template for string bands, reminiscent of fellow inductee Yonder Mountain String Band, “Leftover Salmon has been one of Colorado’s most beloved musical exports with its own potent brew of bluegrass, rock and roll, folk, Cajun, soul, zydeco and jazz and blues,” stated CMHOF.

Yonder Mountain String Band

Yonder Mountain String Band has made 22 appearances in 23 years on the Telluride Bluegrass Festival, 18 New Year’s runs, 16 Red Rocks performances and too many exhibits to rely throughout Colorado. Credited with inspiring the likes of Billy Strings, Greensky Bluegrass and The Infamous Stringdusters, Yonder Mountain continues to be as Colorado because it will get, stated CMHOF.

Hot Rize

Hot Rize shortly turned the “godfathers” of Colorado’s trendy progressive bluegrass motion after its debut in 1978.

The band performed at most of the foremost festivals, produced eight studio albums and three reside albums, did numerous excursions throughout 4 continents, and appeared many occasions on tv and radio.

Fox Theatre

The Fox Theatre, an iconic music venue positioned on The Hill in Boulder, opened in March 1992. CMHOF stated the venue shortly turned a “must-play” venue for some of the perfect artists of our time.

The Fox has hosted a large spectrum of artists reminiscent of The Killers, Dave Matthews Band, Willie Nelson, Chance The Rapper, Tyler, The Creator plus Radiohead, Ween, Billy Strings, Phil Lesh Bonnie Raitt, Widespread Panic and Griz.

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