Tag Archives: George’s Majestic Lounge

Soon in tunes: Joe Purdy, Sept. 16 at George’s

September 15th, 2014 at 9:27 am

Prolific songwriter and one-time Arkansas resident Joe Purdy returns to this state for a gig at George’s Majestic Lounge in Fayetteville. Purdy, who has recently been working on a project with acclaimed British songwriter Billy Bragg (and brought him to … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with The Airplanes and more

September 12th, 2014 at 5:03 am

The Airplanes, from Fayetteville, perform the song “Paper Hearts.” They perform this weekend at George’s Majestic Lounge. The video is pretty cool, too, creating a little paper art along the way. Art is everywhere. That’s the theme of a story … Continue reading

George’s books a few new shows

September 8th, 2014 at 10:59 am

Here’s Bear Hands performing a song called “Giants,” and the accompanying video has … images? I’m not sure what I just saw. It looks like a party. They play in Fayetteville in a few weeks. The Hogs — both academic … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with Tomten and more

September 5th, 2014 at 5:03 am

I don’t make it to every show I write about here, you know. It’s a lot of music, and people have to sleep sometimes. But I at least try to make it to something every week, and I usually do. … 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

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