Monthly Archives: March 2010

Dub-bling the fun

March 31st, 2010 at 12:33 pm

Work doesn’t seem so hard when you play music for a living. I’m jealous. The headliner of tonight’s (March 31) show at George’s Majestic Lounge, Philly’s G. Love and Special Sauce, have been in this part of the country a … Continue reading

In The Spotlight: Switchfoot, tonight (March 30) at George's

March 30th, 2010 at 1:21 pm

Less than two weeks after playing on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” the California-based Christian rock outfit Switchfoot will play in Fayetteville. The group, which had early success with hits such as “Dare You To Move” and “Meant To … Continue reading

Two new shows for the AMP?

March 30th, 2010 at 8:09 am

A music-industry Web site indicates that Rick Derringer, above, is coming to the Arkansas Music Pavilion. No word if he will be wearing a red jump suit when he does. Two more shows for the AMP? It sure looks that … Continue reading

On The Way: Ted Nugent, July 2 @ The AMP

March 29th, 2010 at 4:32 pm

Ted Nugent is a bit of a ‘Free for All’ himself. But there’s no mistake about his ability to play guitar and play well. The Motor City Madman is coming to Fayetteville. Guitarist, songwriter, reality television star and hunting advocate … Continue reading

Concert Wrap: Joe Bonamassa, March 27 @ WAC

March 29th, 2010 at 3:20 pm

Joe Bonamassa looked human. Once, and for just a few moments. Late in his Saturday (March 27) set at the Walton Arts Center, he invited his girlfriend onstage to sing with him on his cover of Leonard Cohen’s track “Bird … Continue reading

On The Way: Blue Man Group, Sept. 2-11 @ WAC

March 26th, 2010 at 9:44 am

The Blue Man Group do their thing. P.S. I would like to own a confetti cannon. The Walton Arts Center rolled out their latest Broadway Series this morning, and since this is a music blog, we won’t go into details … Continue reading

Joe Bonamassa's got the blues (and other genres, too)

March 26th, 2010 at 9:39 am

“Stop” what you’re doing and have a listen. Joe Bonamassa, who comes to the Walton Arts Center on Saturday, can play the guitar. He swears his concerts are not all guitar, all the time. But one listen to a Joe … Continue reading

On The Way: Goo Goo Dolls, June 11 @ The AMP

March 25th, 2010 at 2:57 pm

I’ll tell you the ‘Name’ of the band coming to the AMP on June 11. It’s the Goo Goo Dolls. We were promised more artists were on the way for the Arkansas Music Pavilion, and some of those names seem … Continue reading

Local music and a local video

March 25th, 2010 at 11:19 am

We’ve talked about Wade Ogle and his newest music before, so we won’t rehash all the details here. However … That was before he released his latest music video, for “Blues For The Tigress 1,” which is contained on the … Continue reading

Live tonight (March 24): Jonathan Byrd @ Greenhouse Grille

March 24th, 2010 at 10:33 am

Songwriter Johnathan Byrd, who won one of the prestigious Kerrville Folk Festival New Folk awards, will be in town for a show tonight (March 24) at the Greenhouse Grille in Fayetteville. The performer has earned numerous accolades for his folky, … Continue reading