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Vail Valley: Laughing Bones to open for Gandalf Murphy

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Special to the Vail DailyVail Valley music: Folk rockers Gandalf Murphy & the Slambovian Circus of Dreams return to the Vilar Performing Arts Center on Sept. 26. Local band Laughing Bones will open for the band.

VAIL, Colorado – Longtime Vail Valley favorites The Laughing Bones will perform an opening set for Gandalf Murphy & the Slambovian Circus of Dreams at the Vilar Center on Sept. 26. The concert gets underway at 8 p.m. with The Laughing Bones, followed by the folk rock of Gandalf Murphy. “We’re excited to play the Vilar Center for the first time, and also excited to open for Gandalf Murphy,” said Bob Masters of The Laughing Bones. “It’s definitely going to be a great night.”Tickets for the performance are $20, and are available through the Vilar Center box office at 888-920-ARTS(2787) or online at The double-header show is the first in the Vilar Center’s fall singer/songwriter series, which continues with the piano-driven pop of Vienna Teng on Oct. 24 and the insightful lyricism of Ellis Paul on Nov. 12. A special package price of $45 is being offered for access to all three shows, with individual tickets available for each show as well.”Adding The Laughing Bones to the lineup for Sept. 26 really promises to enrich that night, and hopefully draw a great local crowd to the theatre to see both this wonderful band and Gandalf Murphy as well,” said Vilar Center Executive Director Kris Sabel. “It’s a great way to kick off this singer/songwriter series, which is aimed at offering the best music at affordable ticket prices to people in this off season.”Tickets for the fall singer/songwriter series are on sale now. The package of three shows, priced at $45, must be purchased through the box office at 888-920-ARTS(2787) or in person at the venue in Beaver Creek. Individual tickets can be purchased by phone, in person or online at The box office is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, with additional hours on performance days.

..What: Gandalf Murphy & the Slambovian Circus of Dreams with special guests The Laughing Bones playing an opening set Where: Vilar Performing Arts Center, Beaver CreekWhen: 8 p.m. Sept. 26Cost: $20, with a special $45 ticket price available for the entire three-show singer/songwriter seriesMore Information: Visit

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