Category Archives: Concert Reminders

Wakarusa announces stage schedule

April 22nd, 2014 at 1:45 pm

“Do You Realize” that The Flaming Lips and Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes will both perform during Wakarusa? Here’s a video of them collaborating on a slowed down, hipsterized version of “Do You Realize.” WARNING: There’s an incident of … Continue reading

Artosphere delivers the tunes, too

April 21st, 2014 at 9:39 am

On cue as warmer weather begins, the Artosphere Festival — an exploration of arts and nature — kicks off in the coming days. The Walton Art Center‘s two-month-long event contains many elements, including visual arts, dance and children’s events. We … Continue reading

Contest winner: Split Lip Rayfield ticket giveaway

April 18th, 2014 at 1:47 pm

Thanks to all of those who participated in our ticket giveaway. A random drawing awarded tickets to tonight (4/18)’s Split Lip Rayfield show at George’s Majestic Lounge to Justin Keller. Congratulations, Justin. For those of you who didn’t win tickets, … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with Catherine Russell and more

April 18th, 2014 at 5:03 am

It’s Spring. How do we know, other than the calendar date? Well, Springfest arrives this weekend. And according to my most recent check of the Weather Channel, every day in the 10-day forecast gets into the 70-degree range. Speaking of … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Backroad Anthem, April 17 at Powerhouse

April 17th, 2014 at 9:31 am

Country pop band Backroad Anthem, back in the area fresh off a regional tour, will open the Party on the Patio season at Powerhouse Seafood and Grill with a 7:30 p.m. show today (April 17). The outdoor Thursday night series … Continue reading

Women rock — and make pop, folk, blues and more

April 11th, 2014 at 2:17 pm

Local folk/blues/rock/many other genres band Big Bad Gina have rounded up some of their touring friends and brought them to Fayetteville. The second annual Amazon Music Festival takes place Saturday at the Guesthouse International Hotel in Fayetteville. Emceed by Trish … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with Blue October and more

April 11th, 2014 at 5:03 am

Last weekend, Northwest Arkansas had the blues. This weekend will be ‘blue’ as well, but in a much different way. Texas-based modern rock band Blue October has released modern rock radio hits such as “Hate Me” and “Into the Ocean” … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Joe Nichols, April 8 at the Walton Arts Center

April 8th, 2014 at 1:17 pm

Country musician Joe Nichols started his career more than a decade ago. He’s renewed it with the recent success of the song “Sunny and 75.” The Rogers-born musician will return to the area for a Tuesday night (April 8) show … Continue reading

Get some blues. In Arkansas.

April 4th, 2014 at 12:27 pm

If you can’t find blues music this weekend in Fayetteville, you aren’t trying hard enough. The annual Blues in the Natural State festival continues from this afternoon (April 4) through the early morning hours of Sunday (April 6). During the … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with Elephant Revival and more

April 4th, 2014 at 5:03 am

Welcome to the weekend. Nice to see you here. Shall we begin with the watching of some live music? A frequent guest in Northwest Arkansas has two local gigs taking place in short order. Colorado band and Americana outfit Elephant … Continue reading