Category Archives: Concert Announcements

On the way — Hozier, Sept. 15 at the Walmart AMP

April 20th, 2015 at 12:57 pm

“Take Me to Church,” says Hozier. Take yourself to the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion if you want to see him this fall. The song “Take Me to Church” crossed many platforms, and radio stations adjusted in kind. The song by … Continue reading

Announcing the Peacemaker Festival in Fort Smith

April 15th, 2015 at 11:17 am

Tired of “Traveling Alone?” Well, grab a friend and head down to Fort Smith this summer, which is when Jason Isbell will perform at a new event called the Peacemaker Festival. Festivals always catch my attention. Festivals that book acts … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: HoneyHoney, April 14 at George’s

April 13th, 2015 at 9:47 am

HoneyHoney sings “Burn Me Out.” Don’t burn yourself out on their music before they arrive on Tuesday. Folk and alternative country duo HoneyHoney will return to this area for a concert on Tuesday (April 14) at George’s Majestic Lounge. When … Continue reading

Announcing a pair of new music festivals

April 3rd, 2015 at 1:53 pm

Dumpstaphunk performs “Do You Want My Love.” Do you want a pair of music festivals? Here you go… Last week, we posted news of the return of the Highberry Festival, scheduled for the Fourth of July weekend at Byrd’s Adventure … Continue reading

Lineup announced for UA music festival

March 31st, 2015 at 12:25 pm

[Update at 4:49 p.m. March 31: Students can reserve tickets starting at 10 a.m. Wednesday (April 1) through osa.uark.edu. Tickets for the general public go on sale at noon Wednesday through tickets.waltonartscenter.org and will be $30 for a one-day pass or … Continue reading

On the way — Whitesnake, Aug. 15 at the Walmart AMP

March 31st, 2015 at 10:39 am

Here’s a preview of the new “The Purple Album” track “Stormbringer” by Whitesnake. The band is coming to the Walmart AMP on Aug. 15. The paths of British bands Deep Purple and Whitesnake will forever be intertwined. David Coverdale got … Continue reading

Highberry music fest announces 2015 lineup

March 24th, 2015 at 8:38 am

Keller Williams covers the Grateful Dead tune “Birdsong.” This sounds like exactly the kind of song he’ll play during the upcoming Highberry Music Festival. The Grateful Dead-loving Highberry Music Festival won’t let something like an actual Grateful Dead concert get in … Continue reading

On the way: Lady Antebellum, June 14 at the AMP

March 13th, 2015 at 8:33 am

In the video above, country group Lady Antebellum needs the services of a “Bartender.” Perhaps what you need is the knowledge Lady Antebellum is coming to the area in June. Slowly, names for the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion‘s 2015 season … Continue reading

AMP announces two shows: Widespread Panic and Third Eye Blind

March 9th, 2015 at 6:37 pm

“For What It’s Worth,” this is one of the greatest songs written in the last 50 years or so. Widespread Panic give it the cover treatment in the video above. Widespread visits Rogers on July 17, it was announced today. … Continue reading

On the way: Joe Nichols, April 2 at Riverfront Park in Fort Smith

March 3rd, 2015 at 8:39 am

Is Joe Nichols coming back to the area? “Yeah,” he is. Rogers native — and country music star — Joe Nichols likes coming back home, and he’s a frequent guest in the area. He brings his live show to Fort … Continue reading