From golden-era hip-hop to indie folk, Burton U.S. Open brings a slew of free concerts to Vail

By Melanie Wong

there are few sports that seem so deeply bonded with music as snowboarding. Think about it: A tennis match is dead quiet except for the grunts of the competitors. Golf? They even have signs telling attendees to hush up. Football and basketball have tunes to pump you up, but they’re not integral to the competition. Then there’s snowboarding. From the beats that pump in the parks to the tunes that are personally piped into eardrums while riding, snowboarding seems almost inexorably linked to music, with the one influencing the other in a perfect synergistic relationship. It should come as no …

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