BOULDER, CO (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — On March 6th, 1992 the Fox Theatre opened its doors in Boulder, Colorado with a performance by the Meters.
On March 1st, The Fox Theatre will welcome The Funky Meters who will return to lead the celebration to kick off the venue's 20th anniversary month.
Boulder based "Polyethnic Cajun Slamgrass" band Leftover Salmon will perform on March 6th & 7th.
Over the past 20 years more than 10,000 artists graced the stage at The Fox, many on their way to international stardom.
Radiohead, The Dave Matthews Band, Phish, The Black Keys, Bon Iver, The String Cheese Incident, Ray LaMontagne, 311, Jack Johnson, My Morning Jacket, Deadmau5, Taj Mahal, Coldplay, Run DMC, Moby, The Killers, Wilco, John Fogerty, Bonnie Raitt, Common, Willie Nelson, Dr. John, Gilberto Gil, Femi Kuti, Skrillex, The Black Crowes, Ben Harper, Atmosphere, Counting Crows, Burning Spear, Widespread Panic, Ween, Social Distortion, Michael Franti and Spearhead, The Flaming Lips, Warren Zevon, Kings of Leon, Big Head Todd and the Monsters, The Fray, 3oh!3, Pretty Lights, Ryan Adams, Modest Mouse, The Shins, Gil Scott Heron, John Butler, Robert Palmer, Death Cab for Cutie and No Doubt are just a snippet of the performers who started their careers at The Fox.
"For the past two decades, The Fox has tirelessly worked to create the best environment to see live music. It’s a true honor for The Fox to celebrate this milestone and we look forward to another 20 years of incredible experiences with the Colorado community we cherish," according to a spokesman for Fox Theatre.
— Crystal Lynn Huntoon