Tag Archives: George’s Majestic Lounge

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

Making a (second) home: Andy Frasco’s love of Fayetteville

August 22nd, 2014 at 1:21 pm

If there’s one specific thing that made Andy Frasco love Fayetteville, he won’t say. Or doesn’t say. But about six years ago as a 20-year-old musical rookie, he made a stop here at a music venue that now serves as … Continue reading

The weekend in music, with Building 429 and more

August 22nd, 2014 at 5:03 am

Sorry for the slightly sappy and vaguely political post here, but I feel obligated. It’s been a tough week for journalists, both in the United States and abroad. You’ve probably seen the news stories, and I won’t share them again. … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with Foley’s Van and more

August 15th, 2014 at 5:03 am

If you’re ever awake at the time these weekend posts go live (just after 5 a.m. CDT on Fridays), you’re a step ahead of everyone else. And you already know this important fact — it’s the weekend. To those of … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: American Aquarium, Aug. 14 at George’s

August 13th, 2014 at 10:33 am

Southern rockers American Aquarium took a brief hiatus while lead singer BJ Barham spent the summer on a solo tour. The band’s first full gig in weeks takes place Thursday (Aug. 14) at George’s Majestic Lounge in Fayetteville. The band … Continue reading

Young but ‘composed’: The annual Composer’s Showcase

August 8th, 2014 at 1:37 pm

How new is the newest band performing at the Composer’s Showcase on Saturday (Aug. 9) at George’s Majestic Lounge? So new they don’t yet have a name (or at least, didn’t have one at my deadline, that is). A group … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with Jimmy Thackery and more

August 8th, 2014 at 5:03 am

Fayettevillians, this might be your last weekend alone. Fayetteville and Dickson Street change identities when the school year starts, and we’re nearing that time of year. I, for one, like the influx of enthusiasm our town gets every fall. But … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Ray Wylie Hubbard, Aug. 6 at George’s

August 5th, 2014 at 1:41 pm

Texas troubadour and songwriter Ray Wylie Hubbard will make a return trek to Fayetteville for a Wednesday night (Aug. 6) show at George’s Majestic Lounge. His official biography describes him as a “scrapper poet with the devil-may-care wherewithal.” He currently … Continue reading

Welcome to the Toadies’ kingdom

August 1st, 2014 at 1:57 pm

Remember the song “Possum Kingdom?” You know, the strange but strangely catchy song by The Toadies? That song and the album it came from turn 20 years old later this month, and the recently reunited band is in a celebratory … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with Pepe Aguilar and more

August 1st, 2014 at 5:03 am

You know those weekends where the temperatures are warm enough to inspire outdoor activity, but the evenings cool down? The kind of weekend that makes you want to find patios, cruise the lake or camp? Looks like we’re in for … Continue reading