Alison Krauss, Chris Isaak, Indigo Girls coming to Beaver Creek
BEAVER CREEK – The most recent additions to the Vilar Performing Arts Center’s (VPAC) 2011 summer concert series are veteran musician Chris Isaak and Grammy-winning recording artists the Indigo Girls, Travis Tritt and Alison Krauss & Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas. Tickets for those shows go on sale Monday at 11 a.m. MST online at vilarpac.org, by phone at 888-920-ARTS(2787) or in person at the VPAC Box Office in Beaver Creek or Marketplace Box Office in Vail Village. Isaak, known for his vintage rock ‘n’ roll sound, movie star looks and hit songs “Wicked Game,” “Baby Did a Bad, Bad Thing” and “Somebody’s Crying” will make his Vilar debut on July 6 at 8 p.m.Grammy award-winning folk rock duo the Indigo Girls bring their harmonies, superb voices and socially conscious lyrics to the Vilar on July 17 at 8 p.m.A leading country music singer from the ’90s and Grammy award-winner, Tritt, performs on July 27 at 8 p.m. Tritt’s music is a blend of country with southern rock and honkytonk. Krauss has sold in excess of 12 million albums and garnered 26 Grammy Awards, the most for any female. Krauss effortlessly bridges the gap between roots music and country, rock and pop and will perform at the ViklarC, along with her band Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas, on Sept. 3 at 8 p.m. Already announced acts for the summer season include Keb’ Mo’ on Aug. 4 and Peter Frampton on Aug. 18. An Evening with Sheryl Crow on June 27 sold-out in a record-breaking 37 minutes. Tickets are still available for Keb’ Mo’ and Peter Frampton and are on sale now. Additional acts for the Vilar’s 2011 summer concert series will be announced in May.