Monthly Archives: March 2009

The National Symphony Orchestra arrives

March 30th, 2009 at 12:33 pm

After a weeklong jaunt through our state, the National Symphony Orchestra has arrived in Northwest Arkansas. And if you’re looking at this entry within a few hours of its Monday afternoon (3/30) post time, its musicians are spread out throughout … Continue reading

On the Way — Jenny Lewis, July 7 @ George's Majestic Lounge

March 30th, 2009 at 12:01 pm

Jenny Lewis does “You Are What You Love” from her solo debut. She’s coming to Fayetteville again. Although Jenny Lewis has performed here before, she was an opening act then. But with her solo work outside of indie rock darlings … Continue reading

Making it matter in Alma

March 27th, 2009 at 6:06 am

The tour is called Make It Matter, and its headliner, Gospel Music Association Dove Award-winning artist Natalie Grant, hopes audience members take that message home. Grant, along with “American Idol” finalist Chris Sligh, Meredith Andrews and Evan Milby, will perform … Continue reading

Listen Here First — Cletus Got Shot: A long time coming

March 27th, 2009 at 6:05 am

It was only a matter of time before local alternative bluegrass band Cletus Got Shot released its first CD. Having formed in the fall of 2007, the band waited until this past January to lay down a collection of tracks. … Continue reading

In The Spotlight — Dana Falconberry, April 1 @ RZ's Coffeehouse, UA Campus

March 27th, 2009 at 6:01 am

A product of Michigan, Dana Falconberry always had a passion for dance. But while attending Hendrix College, Falconberry began to play guitar, too, learning Beatles songs and composing tracks of her own. Drawn to the bustling music scene there, she … Continue reading

Willie Nelson reschedules Springdale date

March 26th, 2009 at 4:40 pm

According to a Web site decided to the concert, a performance by Willie Nelson is back on the books. The concert was originally scheduled for March 22, but a respiratory illness forced the country icon to cancel the performance. The … Continue reading

On The Way — Marshall Tucker Band, Sept. 25 @ The AMP

March 25th, 2009 at 2:47 pm

Who doesn’t like a little flute with their Southern rock ‘n’ roll? The Marshall Tucker Band is coming to Fayetteville, two Web sites are reporting. Above, they sing “Can’t You See.” While this concert wasn’t formally announced at a party … Continue reading

On The Way — Peter Frampton, July 21 @ The AMP

March 25th, 2009 at 8:40 am

Peter Frampton, minus a lot of the hair he used to sport on his album covers. He’s coming to Fayetteville in July. P.S. Is anyone better with a talk box? Anyone? Come July, there will be a lot of people … Continue reading

Froggy's shows on the move

March 23rd, 2009 at 10:20 am

So, what happened to all those shows that were scheduled for Club Froggy’s but obviously can’t happen there because the venue suddenly closed? Well, some of that is still up in the air. But the Taproot and Spineshank shows have … Continue reading

An update on Club Froggy's — Eviction appealed

March 21st, 2009 at 9:52 am

We first alerted everyone yesterday that Club Froggy’s had closed, at least temporarily. Today, Northwest Arkansas Times reporter Scott F. Davis has the legal side of the story. A judge has ordered club owner Rod Hall out of the building at … Continue reading