Category Archives: Concert Announcements

On the way: Michael McDonald, Dec. 1 at WAC

September 2nd, 2015 at 12:51 pm

It’s too early to think about Christmas. (Please don’t be thinking about Christmas!) But it’s not too early to think about Christmas concerts, apparently. Michael McDonald will being his “This Christmas — An Evening of Holiday and Hits” tour to … Continue reading

Phases of the Moon announces additional artists

August 10th, 2015 at 9:21 am

The Phases of the Moon Festival, scheduled for Oct. 16-18 on Mulberry Mountain north of Ozark, has announced several more acts for its first year in Arkansas after a debut last fall in Illinois. Former Allman Brothers band member Warren … Continue reading

Walton Arts Center announces new shows for 2015-16

July 28th, 2015 at 2:21 pm

Have you driven by the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville recently? It’s stunning to see how much work is going on right now. Familiar parts of the facade and entrance ways are missing, and dirt work has removed all of … Continue reading

UAFS announces upcoming Season of Entertainment

July 22nd, 2015 at 1:23 pm

Even though the heat of summer is still upon us, students’ time off for the break is nearing its end. Among its preparations for the upcoming school year, the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith has unveiled the acts that … Continue reading

On the way: Bryan Adams, Sept. 19 at the AMP

July 14th, 2015 at 8:17 am

Bryan Adams will “Run to You.” You’re going to want to run to the Walmart AMP box office on Friday if you’re a Bryan Adams fan. Or call or go online. Those work too. With more than 65 million albums … Continue reading

On the way: TobyMac, Oct. 4 at the Walmart AMP

July 13th, 2015 at 11:33 am

Here’s TobyMac’s lyric video for “Backseat Driver,” featuring Hollyn, who will join him on the “This is Not a Test” tour coming to the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion on Oct. 4. As far as Christian hip hop artists go, TobyMac is … Continue reading

On the way: Leon Russell, Sept. 19 at George’s

July 7th, 2015 at 8:43 am

Leon Russell isn’t such a stranger to these parts. He’s from the Tulsa area, and he visits here to play every once in a while. Above, he performs the song “Stranger in a Strange Land.” He performs a club show … Continue reading

On the way: Pedro Fernandez, Sept. 5 at the Walmart AMP

June 29th, 2015 at 9:39 am

Pedro Fernandez performs “Si Tuviera Que Decirlo,” which Google Translate tells me means “If I Had to Say.” I’ll say this now — Fernandez is scheduled for a concert in Rogers this fall. Unfortunately, I’m not very well versed in … Continue reading

An alternative to the storm: Music on the Mulberry

June 24th, 2015 at 1:17 pm

Backroad Anthem performs “Dixie Coast.” They’ll be part of a party on the river this weekend. Understandably, there were many upset ticketholders left in a lurch when country music festival Thunder on the Mountain, scheduled for June 26-28, was canceled. … Continue reading

On the way: Buckcherry, July 22 at George’s

June 22nd, 2015 at 9:23 am

Buckcherry may be “Lit Up” right now. They are definitely touring, including a stop in Fayetteville. Hard rock act Buckcherry went away for a few years, but they’ve returned with a vengeance, releasing new profanity-laden material and touring the country. … Continue reading