Category Archives: Concert Reminders

NWA’s first Metal Fest takes place Oct. 18

October 17th, 2014 at 3:27 pm

When a segment of the music-listening population runs away for a music festival, like many will for this weekend’s Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival, there’s a void left. A void those in the metal community are happy to … Continue reading

Yonder Mountain String Band — Traditional and new

October 17th, 2014 at 12:41 pm

This isn’t the same Yonder Mountain String Band you once knew. And that’s never more obvious than in the lineup of the band itself. In April, the band announced a split with founding mandolin player and vocalist Jeff Austin. The … Continue reading

A recap of Thursday activities at Yonder’s Harvest Fest

October 17th, 2014 at 11:34 am

Ben Kaufmann, bass player for Yonder Mountain String Band, might have jinxed us all. He mentioned the unspeakable — the weather at the Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival. In previous years, it always seemed to rain, and I … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with RJ Mischo and more

October 17th, 2014 at 5:03 am

I’ve spent the better part of the last week trying not to jinx the weather. You see, this is the time of year when we get a rainy spell or two — it’s Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival … Continue reading

The 10 bands you must see at this year’s Harvest Festival

October 15th, 2014 at 9:47 am

Music festivals feature a never-ending assortment of choices. If you haven’t thought about what to pack, what to wear and what to eat and drink while at Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival, well, you haven’t spent as much … Continue reading

What you need to know about Harvest Fest 2014

October 14th, 2014 at 12:19 pm

As we near the beginning of Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival, I really don’t know what else to say. If you like Americana and bluegrass music, you should go. If you like camping, you should go. And if … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Oct. 16 at George’s

October 13th, 2014 at 10:49 am

Better known for his work with The Black Crowes, Chris Robinson has taken his band-leading duties to his own project, the Chris Robinson Brotherhood. It’s that project that will visit George’s Majestic Lounge on Thursday (Oct. 16) for a show … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with Phantogram and more

October 10th, 2014 at 5:03 am

It’s been quite the week for live music. I watched Santana to kick off the week. I watched J. Roddy Walston and the Business on Wednesday (Oct. 8) night. That concert got a little rowdy. Rock ‘n’ roll lives. I … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Foster the People, Oct. 9 at the AMP

October 8th, 2014 at 9:33 am

The California-based indie pop act Foster the People caught fire in 2011 after the release of the song “Pumped Up Kicks.” The group’s debut album “Torches” earned acclaim, and the 2014 followup, “Supermodel,” debuted at No. 3 on the Billboard … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Beth Stockdell, Oct. 8 at Arsaga’s at the Depot

October 7th, 2014 at 11:29 am

Fayetteville harpist Beth Stockdell will celebrate her debut album, “A Priceless Meadow,” during a release party from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday (Oct. 8) at The Arsaga’s Depot location in Fayetteville. The CD contains a mixture of originals and traditional … Continue reading