Category Archives: Concert Wrap

Concert review: Kenny Chesney, July 30 at the AMP

July 31st, 2015 at 7:09 pm

We were unable to comes to terms with Kenny Chesney’s management company regarding a photo-taking agreement at the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion. Here’s a picture of his tour bus I shot on the way into the venue. Let’s put this … Continue reading

Concert Review: Fifth Harmony, July 24 at the Walmart AMP

July 25th, 2015 at 7:13 pm

If you are a girl between the ages of roughly nine and 18 and attended last night’s Fifth Harmony concert at the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion in Rogers, you likely had an awesome time at what could be considered one huge … Continue reading

Concert review: Widespread Panic, July 17 at the AMP

July 18th, 2015 at 11:49 am

“Do you like Widespread?” I was asked more times last night (July 17) than I could count while at the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion. I’m a walking target, with my camera bag and notebook giving away my intentions and purpose. … Continue reading

Concert review: Lady Antebellum, June 14 at the Walmart AMP

June 15th, 2015 at 2:29 pm

Pardon the sentimental start. My sister got married Saturday night. She and her husband picked “One Great Mystery” by Lady Antebellum as their first song. They knew the song well; it obviously means something to them. The song, on Lady … Continue reading

Photos from Wakarusa

June 8th, 2015 at 11:57 am

Have you looked at our Wakarusa photos yet? I sent out a link to them yesterday, but I think they deserve a little more attention. Credit for the majority of them goes to intrepid photographer Michael Woods, who took time … Continue reading

Guest from near and far: Wakarusa day 3

June 7th, 2015 at 8:03 pm

Let me talk about the thing I will remember from Wakarusa 2015 for longer than any other solitary moment. It was right about noon on Saturday. My friends and campmates and I were finishing a late breakfast in our mountainside … Continue reading

A warm welcome, continued

June 6th, 2015 at 2:12 pm

Let me tell you about the worst part of my day yesterday (June 5), the second day of Wakarusa. I had to carry 30 pounds of ice three quarters of a mile up a steep hill to my campsite. This … Continue reading

The grand entrance: Day one coverage of Wakarusa 2015

June 5th, 2015 at 12:00 pm

As a part-time Fayettevillian named Andy Frasco opened up the main stage activities at the Wakarusa music festival on Thursday (June 4), dancers with sign boards ran around behind him and his band. The message contained on those signs gave … Continue reading

Concert review: Lynyrd Skynyrd at Bud Walton Arena, June 3

June 4th, 2015 at 10:07 am

How does Lynyrd Skynyrd translate across the globe? Or, asked another but similar way, how does one of America’s most “American” rock bands translate when presented in front of the most diverse audience the band is likely to see? The … Continue reading

Concert review: Third Eye Blind and Dashboard Confessional, June 2 at the AMP

June 3rd, 2015 at 1:42 pm

Not long ago, online music magazine Pitchfork considered the growing millennial nostalgia movement. Yes, nostalgia for the past, from people who are at most 35 years old. It should be noted that, depending on which definition and timeline of millennial … Continue reading