Monthly Archives: April 2008

In the Spotlight — Junkie XL, April 12 @ The Gypsy

April 11th, 2008 at 5:03 am

Real name: Tom Holkenborg. Occupation: master turntablist. Better known by the handle Junkie XL, the Dutch musician has training in piano, guitar and drums. But he works in electronic music now, and has created soundscapes for such bands as Sepultura … Continue reading

On the Way — OneRepublic, KC and the Sunshine Band and more

April 9th, 2008 at 8:00 am

As you may have heard on the radio this morning, the Arkansas Music Pavilion is announcing several of the 12 bands who will perform at the outdoor music venue this summer. Several of those artists are familiar names to those … Continue reading

Lollapalooza announces lineup

April 7th, 2008 at 1:09 pm

Radiohead is among the headlining acts at Lollapalooza. Courtesy photo. The rumors about which bands will play at the annual Lollapalooza festival, scheduled this year for Aug. 1-3 in Chicago’s Grant Park, have been swirling about the Internet for a … Continue reading

On the way: PlayRadioPlay!

April 7th, 2008 at 1:00 pm

Haven’t heard of PlayRadioPlay!? You might soon. The one-man band from Texas is catching a lot of buzz. 18-year-old Dan Hunter started PlayRadioPlay! when he began recording electronic/pop/dance demos in his parent’s garage. With the help of MySpace — where … Continue reading

Concert Wrap — Jonathan Taylor Rose, April 4 @ The Gypsy

April 5th, 2008 at 4:19 pm

Jonathan Taylor Rose photos by KEVIN KINDER, Northwest Arkansas Times. “It’s definitely one of the best nights of my life, that’s for sure,” Jonathan Taylor Rose told the crowd gathered at The Gypsy in Fayetteville on April 4 for a … Continue reading

Concert Wrap — Dan Crary, April 4 @ GoodFolk

April 5th, 2008 at 3:57 pm

Dan Crary, posed with his weapon of choice. Courtesy photo. Before his retirement, Dan Crary was a professor of communication studies at California State University, Fullerton. But to say he no longer teaches would be a misstatement. Class was in … Continue reading

Concert Wrap — 3 Doors Down, April 3 @ Tyson Track Center

April 4th, 2008 at 10:10 pm

Brad Arnold, lead singer of 3 Doors Down, shows off his pipes and guns at the same time. Photos by KEVIN KINDER, Northwest Arkansas Times. By the time 3 Doors Down took the stage about about 10 p.m. April 3 … Continue reading

In the Spotlight — Jonathan Taylor Rose

April 4th, 2008 at 6:06 am

Just two years ago, Jonathan Taylor Rose, center, was another boy with a guitar. But inspired by full bands, Rose gathered a team of local musicians. Now as a four-piece act, Jonathan Taylor Rose will release a seven-song EP of … Continue reading

Mulberry Mountain Festival releases initial lineup

April 3rd, 2008 at 3:19 pm

Hot Buttered Rum, above, will appear as part of the Mulberry Mountain Harvest Music Festival in Ozark. We hope the bus ride here doesn’t take five months. It won’t take place until September, but the annual Mulberry Mountain Harvest Music … Continue reading

In case you've forgotten…

April 2nd, 2008 at 3:43 pm

3 Doors Down There is a concert tomorrow night. 3 Doors Down swings into Fayetteville for a performance tomorrow night (April 3) at the Randal Tyson Track Center in Fayetteville. Brad Arnold, the band’s lead singer, told the Times in … Continue reading