Up Next, John Oates' First Annual Songwriter Festival

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The 7908 Aspen Songwriter's Festival kicks off this Thursday with a free show at the Wheeler Opera House! Mike Rayburn, musician and comedian, performs at 6 p.m., followed by three days and nights of concerts, clinics and gatherings with some of the nation's top artists. Featuring Tift Merritt, Sam Bush and Nashville's premier talent, with local music man John Oates at the helm. For more info and tickets, www.wheeleroperahouse.com.