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Concert review: Steely Dan, Aug. 11, Idaho Botanical Garden

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Near the end of Steely Dan’s two-hour set at the Idaho Botanical Garden, singer-keyboardist Donald Fagen finally acknowledged what most of the 3,579 fans already knew: That he and musical partner Walter Becker had never performed in Boise during their

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CONTEST OVER: Win tickets to Widespread Panic at the Idaho Botanical Garden

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Congrats to Ryan M., who won the tickets. —- Yo, jam-band fan. Stop twirling that hula hoop for a sec and win yourself some tickets. I’m giving away a pair to Widespread Panic’s gig July 10 at the Idaho Botanical

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CONTEST OVER: Win tickets to Garrison Keillor’s show at the Idaho Botanical Garden

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Congrats to Justin N., who won the tickets. — You an NPR listener? A fan of Garrison Keillor’s “A Prairie Home Companion”? Then chances are, you’ve heard about Keillor coming to the Idaho Botanical Garden on July 9. I have

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CONTEST OVER: Win tickets to the Barenaked Ladies concert at the Idaho Botanical Garden

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Congrats to Nick S., who has managed to win tickets for the second time on this blog. Those are some long odds. Rock on. – Pop-rockers Barenaked Ladies are bringing their pals Ben Folds Five and Guster to the Idaho

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Photos: Imagine Dragons open summer concert season at the Idaho Botanical Garden

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The sold-out Imagine Dragons show at the beautiful Idaho Botanical Garden created a temporary nirvana on the grass. Here are photos from the Idaho Statesman’s Katherine Jones:  

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CONTEST OVER: Win tickets to the Imagine Dragons/Nico Vega concert in Boise

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Hot rock band Imagine Dragons and up-and-comer Nico Vega will kick off concert season at the Idaho Botanical Garden’s Outlaw Field on May 21. The show is sold out. Want a pair of free tickets? Between now and noon Friday,

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Ticket alert: Concerts that go on sale this weekend in Boise

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Red Line Chemistry: 7:30 p.m. June 7, Knitting Factory, 416 S. 9th St., Boise. $14. TicketWeb. On sale at 10 a.m. April 19 Ted Nugent: 8 p.m. July 11, Knitting Factory, 416 S. 9th St., Boise. $30. TicketWeb. $33 day

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Steely Dan is coming to Boise for an outdoor concert

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Let’s hope they don’t “Do It Again.” One-of-a-kind classic rock/jazz fusion act Steely Dan — which disappointed fans by canceling on Boise more than a decade ago — has been booked at the Idaho Botanical Garden for a concert Sunday,

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Ticket alert: Boise concerts that go on sale this weekend

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Brit Floyd: 8 p.m. May 17, Revolution Center, 4983 Glenwood St., Garden City. $19.50, $39.50 and $59.50; $69.50 VIP. Ticketfly. On sale at 10 a.m. April 12 MASSV, Music & Arts Showcase Sun Valley: Headliners include Krewella and Gramatik with

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Ticket alert: Concerts that go on sale this weekend in Boise

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Diego’s Umbrella: 8:30 p.m. April 12, Visual Arts Collective, 3638 Osage St., Garden City. $10, at The Record Exchange, Egyptian Theatre box office, 387-1273, or egyptiantheatre.net. $15 at the door. On sale at 11 a.m. March 22 Dropkick Murphys: 8

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