Rendezvous Music Fest in Beaver Creek mingles old with new in an eclectic lineup

Rendezvous Music Fest in Beaver Creek mingles old with new in an eclectic lineup
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By Melanie Wong

Somewhere, somehow, Cary Pierce thinks music festivals lost sight of the music. As one half of Jackopierce, his longtime acoustic duo with Jack O’Neill, Pierce has seen festivals grow and expand until they’re almost unpalatable. The scene is hardly enticing: It’s a young couple huddled for warmth in a grimy, mud-strewn field, surrounded by thousands of fans clamoring to catch a far-off glimpse of one or two bands. “I keep threatening to do this, but I want to create a picture of a guy and girl, standing under a sleeping bag in the pouring rain, that says, ‘Is this your …

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