Monthly Archives: February 2010

The (mostly) new TunedIn

February 26th, 2010 at 3:16 pm

See anything different on this site? Thought so. While we didn’t do anything drastic, we’ve spent some time cleaning up TunedIn and making it a little bit more user friendly. Which, we think, starts with the new URL: We’ll … Continue reading

Many AMP tickets on sale now

February 26th, 2010 at 11:13 am

With the tickets to the Indigo Girls (for May 26), captured above singing “Galileo,” scheduled to go on sale today, let this serve as a friendly reminder that seats are available for several of the shows coming to the Arkansas … Continue reading

In the Spotlight — Reckless Kelly @ George's

February 26th, 2010 at 9:03 am

With the band’s newest album, the Feb. 9 release “Somewhere in Time,” Reckless Kelly pay tribute to one of its musical heroes. The album features songs by — and including vocals from — Pinto Bennett of the group the Famous … Continue reading

We're under construction

February 25th, 2010 at 4:42 pm

Just to let you know, we’re making some much-needed updates to this blog. We don’t anticipate this happening, but there is a chance Tuned In will go away for a few moments tomorrow morning. When it does come back, it’s … Continue reading

Hiromi hammers away

February 25th, 2010 at 3:07 pm

Watching her perform, it seems that Hiromi attacks the keys. The pianist tells Northwest Arkansas Newspapers that it’s a matter of feeling, and of connecting with her instrument. “I know which keys are wanting me,” she says by phone after … Continue reading

Rocklahoma just wants to rock

February 24th, 2010 at 10:20 am

Perhaps you needed some RAAWK this morning. Perhaps you did not need some RAAWK this morning. You are getting some regardless. This blog doesn’t stray across state line very often, except for the occasional post about the casino in West … Continue reading

The last show at the Feel Good Lounge?

February 22nd, 2010 at 1:49 pm

The band Elephant Revival talks about the “Ring Around The Moon.” According to a press release, the band’s show at Opal Fly’s Feel Good Lounge in Fayetteville will be the venue’s last. Just two months after opening, it appears that … Continue reading

Here's what will be showcased at The Showcase

February 20th, 2010 at 11:21 am

For the past several months, local music man Dan Robinson (known as Dr. Dan on 104.9 FM on his Sunday night radio station) has been quietly working to turn a former movie theater into a music venue. That new venue, … Continue reading

Concert Wrap — One Night of Queen, Feb. 18 @ WAC

February 19th, 2010 at 2:06 pm

In tribute shows, either you have it or you do not. In Gary Mullen’s case, he most certainly has it. An appearance — and victory — on the British reality television show “Stars in Their Eyes” may have given him … Continue reading

RJ Mischo, a self-professed 'blues freak'

February 19th, 2010 at 9:51 am

RJ Mischo had seen other live music shows. But when he saw legendary bluesman Muddy Waters live, it changed his life. Mischo, then living in Minnesota, stopped listening to popular songs. All he did from that point on was listen … Continue reading