Monthly Archives: August 2007

Mo Pair – Aug. 31 @ Arsaga's on Crossover

August 31st, 2007 at 10:07 am

When he isn’t performing as the lead singer of his two Austin, Texas-based bands, Grass and Groovin’ Ground, Mo Pair likes to try something different. As a solo performer, Pair blends guitar, bass, recorder, American Indian drums and vocals into … Continue reading

Wade Ogle – Aug. 30 @ George’s Majestic Lounge

August 30th, 2007 at 10:15 am

Wade Ogle’s voice was once a familiar one in Northwest Arkansas’ music scene. He performed as the frontman of many groups, including Dali Automatic, Delta Spacemen and Honey Died. But it has been seven years since the owner of The … Continue reading

Farewell, Hilly

August 29th, 2007 at 10:13 am

Hilly Kristal probably didn’t know he would become a major player in the American music scene when he opened a small bar and music club in New York City in 1973. In fact, his venue was called CBGB because he … Continue reading

Dr. Manhattan – Aug. 24 @ The Music Hall

August 23rd, 2007 at 10:16 am

Before embarking on a national tour opening for bands such as Saves the Day, Senses Fail and New Found Glory, Chicago-area rockers Dr. Manhattan will headline a local show. The band will join Nightlife for Superheros for a 7 p.m. … Continue reading

Rock ‘n’ roll welcome – Aug. 23 @ George’s

August 20th, 2007 at 5:57 pm

Classes began Aug. 20 for most schools, including the University of Arkansas, thus spawning events with back-to-school themes that are geared toward introducing the next crop of students to life in Fayetteville. Here, then, is some Rock 101: Fayetteville’s own … Continue reading

Happy birthday to…

August 17th, 2007 at 1:17 pm

The compact disc. It was 25 years ago Aug. 17 that the first CDs rolled off the assembly line. A story about the anniversary appears here. Although CDs are still the recording industry’s No. 1 moneymaker, the speed at which … Continue reading

Want to see yourself in a movie?

August 17th, 2007 at 9:17 am

During the Nace Brothers Band‘s happy hour concert Aug. 17 at George’s Majestic Lounge, a Kansas City-based filmmaker will capture video and audio for an upcoming project. The band said that five cameras are being used in the process, so … Continue reading

Rhonda Vincent – Aug. 15 @ the Tontitown Grape Festival

August 15th, 2007 at 10:07 am

After another sweltering day, it sounds like a perfect time to treat yourself to some grape-flavored ice cream and the just-as-sweet sounds of one of the country’s best bluegrass musicians. Tonight at the Tontitown Grape Festival, mandolin player/fiddler/guitarist/uber-talented vocalist Rhonda … Continue reading

This time for real?

August 13th, 2007 at 2:42 pm

Fans of Van Halen – and not Van Hagar – can hope this time is the one. Because after a few false starts, the hair-metal titans have announced that this time, for sure, they will be touring with lead singer … Continue reading

Noah Earle – Aug. 10 @ Pied Piper

August 10th, 2007 at 9:51 am

Not so long ago, Noah Earle was in Hollywood, Calif., working for a subsidiary of Disney. But the pop songs he was asked to created weren’t a good fit for the Kansas native who was raised on gospel and the … Continue reading