Category Archives: Concert Reminders

Soon in tunes: North of Nashville, Oct. 2 at Smoke and Barrel

September 30th, 2014 at 10:41 am

The county music duo called North of Nashville hails from Maine, actually. But their sound owes more to the country music capital and also to artists such as Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson. North of Nashville performs a set at … Continue reading

A celebration of old and new: 25 years of The Lightbulb Club

September 26th, 2014 at 1:19 pm

My history at The Lightbulb Club is a short one, relatively speaking. I moved to Fayetteville in the summer of 2006; the old JR’s Lightbulb Club had already closed and moved next door, rebranded as just The Lightbulb Club. It … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Dr. John, Sept. 28 at the WAC

September 26th, 2014 at 11:37 am

Dr. John joins The Band for “Such a Night.” You will have such a night if you attend Dr. John’s show on Sunday at the Walton Arts Center. The first show of the Walton Arts Center‘s new season is one … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with The Avett Brothers and more

September 26th, 2014 at 5:03 am

Let me put my desire to see The Avett Brothers show that takes place tonight (Sept. 26) in Rogers in a context you can understand right now. I live and work in downtown Fayetteville. My car is parked in prime … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Bikes, Blues and BBQ bands

September 24th, 2014 at 11:47 am

In the past few weeks, I’ve talked to several people who have relatively recently moved to Fayetteville. Two different friends wanted the lowdown on the event coming to a street near you — Bikes, Blues & BBQ, which starts today … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Pat Green, Sept. 26 at the Arkansas-Oklahoma State Fair

September 23rd, 2014 at 1:17 pm

Pat Green worked hard “All Just to Get to You.” He’ll get to Fort Smith on Sept. 26 for a show there. The Arkansas Oklahoma State Fair pulls in a lot of entertainment. During the next week or so, there’s … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Colony House, Sept. 23 at George’s

September 22nd, 2014 at 2:07 pm

Tennessee trio Colony House will perform in Fayetteville on Tuesday (Sept. 23) in support of the 2014 full-length debut, “When I Was Younger.” The indie rock band takes its name from an apartment complex in their hometown of Franklin. Joining … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Bear Hands, Sept. 22 at George’s

September 22nd, 2014 at 10:51 am

Indie rock up-and-comers Bear Hands will perform today (Sept. 22) at George’s Majestic Lounge. The four-piece electro/indie pop act from New York has released two albums. The latest, “Distraction,” contains the indie rock radio hit “Giants.” The band’s performance on … Continue reading

The weekend in music, with DJ Chicken George and more

September 19th, 2014 at 5:03 am

If you don’t like live music, find another website where you can waste your time on a Friday morning. I know that’s what you’re doing — you’re killing time until 5 p.m., when you can officially leave the office. Until … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Sept. 18 at the Rib Room

September 17th, 2014 at 9:57 am

Popular 1990s blues rockers Big Head Todd and the Monsters are back on the tour circuit. The platinum-selling band released hits such as “Bittersweet” and “Circle” and has continued recording throughout the years, including a Robert Johnson tribute album in … Continue reading