Category Archives: Concert Reminders

Soon in tunes: Dustin Prinz, multiple venue

August 4th, 2015 at 1:19 pm

  Nebraska-born songwriter Dustin Prinz will pass through the area for a series of shows this week. Prinz calls his style “parapicking,” a blend of guitar and percussion influenced by his time as a drummer. Clips of his work and … Continue reading

The Peacemaker Festival debuts today

July 31st, 2015 at 12:13 pm

Jeff Gosey guessed well. He guessed Fort Smith wanted a new music festival. The town responded with support, and the Peacemaker Music and Arts Festival debuts this weekend at the Riverfront Amphitheater in Harry E. Kelley Park in Fort Smith. … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with Water Liars and more

July 31st, 2015 at 5:03 am

The perks of this job are many. But one of the least appealing elements is making a choice. This weekend, I have the following options: See a band I adore (and have watched about a half dozen times) in a … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Kenny Chesney at the AMP

July 29th, 2015 at 3:31 pm

Country megastar Kenny Chesney brings “The Big Revival” tour to Rogers for a Thursday night (July 30) event that also features Chase Rice and Jake Owen. Chesney has recorded more than 25 country No. 1 singles and has four times … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Finger Eleven, July 27 at George’s

July 27th, 2015 at 11:13 am

Less than a week before the release of a new album, rock band Finger Eleven will perform a show at George’s Majestic Lounge. “Five Crooked Lines” is the band’s eighth studio album but first in five years. Joining in for … Continue reading

Five times the fun: Fifth Harmony invades the AMP

July 24th, 2015 at 12:41 pm

They have their own fan group, known as the Harmonizers. And they currently have a major pop hit with “Worth It.” Yes, Fifth Harmony is making a name for themselves. They’ve only gained traction since their formation on the television … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Albert Lee, July 21 at George’s

July 21st, 2015 at 10:13 am

British-born guitarist Albert Lee is instead a “Country Boy” by heart. Here, he joins other country acts such as Rosanne Cash, Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell. Listen to him tonight at George’s Majestic Lounge. There’s a chance you don’t know … Continue reading

The spread of Widespread Panic

July 17th, 2015 at 12:47 pm

John Bell thought about it for just a second. I had asked him if tonight’s Widespread Panic concert at the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion would eclipse the three-hour mark. He looked at the date, realized the start time and lack of … Continue reading

The weekend in music, with Here Come the Mummies and more

July 17th, 2015 at 5:03 am

When I interviewed Here Come the Mummies a few years ago, one of the members — they are always anonymous, so I’m not sure which — talked about how hot it was in their costumes. That was in advance of Wakarusa, … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: The Honeycutters, July 16 at George’s

July 15th, 2015 at 11:19 am

Americana act The Honeycutters, based in Asheville, N.C., visits Fayetteville on Thursday (July 16). The group’s tour in support of the April album “Me Oh My” comes to George’s Majestic Lounge for a free show that begins at 9 p.m.