Tag Archives: Fayetteville Town Center

The Roots Fest adds some Punch (Brothers)

February 9th, 2015 at 10:17 am

It’s festival lineup announcement season. Which is a better season than winter, if you ask me. The Fayetteville Roots Festival added their voice to the fray recently, naming many of the artists who will perform during the 2015 edition of … Continue reading

Counting down the year, slowly

December 22nd, 2014 at 10:17 am

If this post could be compared to a social gathering, we’re at the handshake and hug portion of the evening. You know, the part of the evening where you’re getting ready to leave, but you want to make sure to … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: STS9, Nov. 5 at Fayetteville Town Center

November 4th, 2014 at 12:21 pm

Instrumental electronic rockers STS9 are on a headlining tour for the first time in more than a year, and the cross-country jaunt comes to Fayetteville on Wednesday (Nov. 5). The California-based band took some time off from the road with … Continue reading

A final Roots Festival recap

September 2nd, 2014 at 3:21 pm

Changes were aplenty at this year’s Fayetteville Roots Festival. The main stage activities originally scheduled for the Walton Arts Center were moved at nearly the last minute to the Fayetteville Town Center because the first venue needed emergency roof repairs. … Continue reading

A recap of the third day at the Fayetteville Roots Festival

August 31st, 2014 at 9:55 am

Go on, try and define “Americana” music. Or “roots” music of the type that played on several stages in Fayetteville during the Fayetteville Roots Festival, which logged another great day Saturday (Aug. 30). The best descriptions you’ll find probably say … Continue reading

A recap of the Fayetteville Roots Festival’s second day

August 30th, 2014 at 3:43 pm

Here’s how the first official day of the Fayetteville Roots Festival kicked off — with a line out the door for a free concert. I’ve written before that I could never understand why the (free!) live taping of KUAF’s “Ozarks … Continue reading

The Top 7 shows at the upcoming Fayetteville Roots Festival

August 28th, 2014 at 9:39 am

The Fayetteville Roots Festival is great on many levels, not the least of which is how little competition is present. What do I mean by that? Aside from after about 11 p.m. each evening, there isn’t much in the way … Continue reading

Still growing — The Fayetteville Roots Festival returns Aug. 28

August 27th, 2014 at 12:29 pm

Moving the Fayetteville Roots Festival main stage from its recent home at the Walton Arts Center would take effort in any circumstance. Moving it to a smaller venue with just a month’s notice is an even bigger ordeal. But that … Continue reading

On the way: STS9, Nov. 5 at Fayetteville Town Center

August 11th, 2014 at 11:07 am

Here’s a clip of STS9 performing at the Wakarusa Festival earlier this year. The lights, man. In case you didn’t get to see instrumental electronic rockers STS9 at Wakarusa, you’ll now have a second chance. The band’s first tour (aside … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Eli Young Band, Feb. 7 at Fayetteville Town Center

February 6th, 2013 at 2:41 pm

Slowly but surely, Texas-based country group Eli Young Band are working up the ranks in their genre. The band, which debuted in 2002, has charted two No. 1 Country hits — “Crazy Girl” and “Even If It Breaks Your Heart” … Continue reading