Category Archives: Thunder on the Mountain

Thunder on the Mountain announces second round of artists

December 12th, 2014 at 12:27 pm

This song is by Carrie Underwood, and it’s called “See You Again.” We can say the same thing about Thunder on the Mountain, which returns June 26-28 on Mulberry Mountain in rural Franklin County. Underwood is on this year’s lineup. … Continue reading

First round of artists announced for Thunder on the Mountain

December 8th, 2014 at 9:47 am

It feels a little strange talking about a summer music festival this time of year, but here we are doing just that. The first round of artists, including headliner Zac Brown Band, were announced last week. Here’s that band’s “Colder … Continue reading

Thunder on the Mountain tickets on sale now

November 28th, 2014 at 12:51 pm

Luke Bryan, reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year, performs at Thunder on the Mountain in 2013. In the song, he says “I Don’t Want This Night To End.” It won’t – tickets for the 2015 version of the festival are … Continue reading

Wakarusa and Thunder on the Mountain dates announced

September 19th, 2014 at 1:57 pm

The official Wakarusa post-video contains lots of examples of drone footage, and also people jumping around. We’ve just learned the new dates for the annual festival, so mark your calendars. Wakarusa just announced the dates for the 2015 edition of … Continue reading

Thunder on the Mountain won’t take place in 2014

February 4th, 2014 at 11:52 am

Luke Bryan, singing at the first Thunder on the Mountain country music festival, said many times that “I Don’t Want This Night to End.” Sadly, Thunder on the Mountain will not take place in 2014. Yesterday, we shared the good … Continue reading

The best Northwest Arkansas concerts of 2013

December 24th, 2013 at 10:33 am

“Rock Me Mama Anyway You Feel,” Old Crow Medicine Show sing in “Wagon Wheel.” There were plenty of ways to rock in Northwest Arkansas this year. One of the great perks of being a music journalist is seeing lots of … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with Whitey Morgan and more

August 9th, 2013 at 5:03 am

It’s already the weekend, which means you should already have plans for your time away from work. If you don’t … May I suggest some live music? Dozens of bands will be playing on local stages this weekend in our … Continue reading

Harvest Festival lineup announced; tickets on sale now

June 25th, 2013 at 10:27 am

Lost in the two-weekend shuffle that was Wakarusa and Thunder on the Mountain is more exciting news for the Mulberry Mountain event grounds in Franklin County. Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival — the event that started all the … Continue reading

Thunder on the Mountain sights in photos

June 11th, 2013 at 10:37 am

I spent three days on Mulberry Mountain for the first Thunder on the Mountain country music festival. That means I watched a lot of music and saw a lot of people. Photos of the people and sights at the three-day-long … Continue reading

Courtesy of Toby Keith — Thunder on the Mountain’s final day

June 9th, 2013 at 1:48 pm

Sure, the headliner of the Friday night (June 7) festivities at Thunder on the Mountain, Luke Bryan, is surging up the charts and through the public conscious. He recently earned the Academy of Country Music’s Entertainer of the Year award, … Continue reading