Tag Archives: George’s Majestic Lounge

Soon in tunes: Wick-It The Instigator, March 5 at George’s

March 4th, 2015 at 12:37 pm

The music of electronica act Wick-It The Instigator may not be a staple on traditional radio, but his songs have a considerable audience. His works have been played more than 7 million times on his Soundcloud page at soundcloud.com/wick-it. The … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Greensky Bluegrass, March 3 at George’s

March 2nd, 2015 at 3:33 pm

Touring behind a September release, “If Sorrows Swim,” the quintet Greensky Bluegrass will visit Fayetteville for a show on Tuesday (March 3) at George’s Majestic Lounge. The Michigan-based band has performed at several major festivals such as Bonnaroo, Austin City … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Paper Diamond, Feb. 26 at George’s

February 25th, 2015 at 9:53 am

Update: This concert is now sold out. A frequent opening act for performers such as Bassnectar, Skrillex, Zeds Dead and Pretty Lights is coming to George’s Majestic Lounge on a solo tour. Colorado-born electronica producer Paper Diamond brings his “Rain … Continue reading

A Dividing Line: New music from Smokey & The Mirror

February 23rd, 2015 at 12:11 pm

Bryan Hembree still fields questions about 3 Penny Acre. Fans haven’t heard anything from them in a while, so they want to know what became of the roots band. The short answer: Smokey and the Mirror is what became of … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with Jeff Austin and more

February 20th, 2015 at 5:03 am

This batch of live music recommendations comes with a disclaimer. As this post goes live, it likely does so as freezing rain arrives in the area. Unless that’s not true, and the forecasters were wrong. And even if they were … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: The Wood Brothers, Feb. 17 at George’s

February 16th, 2015 at 9:49 am

Returning to Fayetteville after a two-night run of acclaimed shows during the Fayetteville Roots Festival last August are The Wood Brothers, a trio producing songs with elements of the blues, folk, classical and bluegrass. The group this time has a … Continue reading

On the way: Pallbearer (3/20) and JJ Grey (4/28)

February 10th, 2015 at 12:47 pm

Pallbearer, a metal band from Little Rock, will bring their tour to Fayetteville in March. You’ve been alerted/warned. I try to take a neutral stand on upcoming concerts. Except when I can’t because I’ve already gushed about the artists involved. … Continue reading

The weekend in music with Rochelle Bradshaw and more

February 6th, 2015 at 5:03 am

Some say a writer is only blessed with so many words in their brain bank. And when that allotment runs out, their career is over. The ideas just go away. I don’t think I’m at that point right now, but … Continue reading

A Sideshow No More: The End of Randall Shreve and the Sideshow

January 30th, 2015 at 1:37 pm

If there was a Hall of (Almost) Fame for bands from Fayetteville, Randall Shreve and the Sideshow would be a first ballot entry. It seems this town has produced a disproportionately high number of such acts — groups that got … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Groovement, Jan. 29 at George’s

January 28th, 2015 at 11:41 am

Fayetteville band Groovement launched its nearly monthlong “Wintour” last week with a show in Lawrence, Kan. The funk and soul band’s sojourn will wind through several states, including a return to Fayetteville on Thursday (Jan. 29) on the way to points … Continue reading