Category Archives: Concert Announcements

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

Summer music in Northwest Arkansas

May 27th, 2015 at 1:23 pm

Memorial Day just concluded, and that always marks the semi-official start of the summer season. Which means its time to start looking into the summer music series that take place in Northwest Arkansas. My colleague Becca Martin-Brown had the story … Continue reading

Announcing the Walmart Shareholders concerts

May 26th, 2015 at 12:25 pm

Lynyrd Skynyrd performs “Freebird” live. Tickets to their concert on June 3 in Fayetteville were also free, if you were lucky enough to get one. Each year, Wal-Mart hosts concerts leading up to the retail giant’s Shareholders Meeting. The meeting … Continue reading

On the way: Kid Rock, Sept. 25 at the Walmart AMP

May 26th, 2015 at 10:50 am

Kid Rock remembers his “First Kiss.” He’ll perform in September at the Walmart AMP, it was just announced. Kid Rock seemed like a good fit for the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion. His summer tour included many similarly sized outdoor amphitheaters. … Continue reading

Phases of the Moon announces first Arkansas lineup

May 26th, 2015 at 10:41 am

Several months ago, I asked two members of the organizational team about how the annual music and camping event we’d come to know as Harvest Festival would change after combining with the Phases of the Moon Music + Art Festival. Harvest … Continue reading

On the way: Jackson Browne, Oct. 17 at the AMP

May 22nd, 2015 at 12:41 pm

Tired and run down before the long weekend begins? Jackson Browne knows the feeling. He will visit the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion in October. There’s still room at the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion this fall, apparently. The website of songwriter … Continue reading

Bentonville Film Festival announces musical acts

May 5th, 2015 at 8:27 am

I’ve written a lot about the Bentonville Film Festival in the print edition of the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. But not here, because the focus is always live music. You can read my latest story, if you like, which details how … Continue reading

On the way: Hank Williams Jr., Aug. 22 at the AMP

May 4th, 2015 at 11:45 am

All of Hank Jr.’s rowdy friends are coming to play. And he’s coming to play the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion this summer. [Update at 12:32 p.m. May 4: Within minutes of getting this post up, official confirmation reached my inbox. … Continue reading