Tag Archives: George’s Majestic Lounge

The long farewell of Randall Shreve and the Sideshow

October 31st, 2014 at 1:21 pm

Halloween has always been near and dear to the hearts of the members of Randall Shreve and the Sideshow. It’s an opportunity to dress up and be silly — something the Fayetteville-based rock band has always been good at, even … Continue reading

A party two decades running

October 31st, 2014 at 11:41 am

Early in the band’s career, when the lines to see Ultra Suede were out the door and 1,500 people would flow through in an evening, vocalist Chaddie Platt says the other bands were always jealous. They would piss off all … Continue reading

The weekend in music, with Mimosa and more

October 31st, 2014 at 5:03 am

Here’s MiMosa doing “Up in the Clouds.” You can see him on ground level on Sunday at George’s. As a Midwest kid, it took me a while to learn about brunch. I’m no expert — far from it. But I’ve … Continue reading

Dress in costume, see some music

October 29th, 2014 at 12:41 pm

Maybe it’s because I refuse to grow up, but I swear Halloween just keeps getting more fun as I get older. I remember just a few of my childhood costumes. I remember all of my latter-day costumes. Perhaps that gap … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Drive-By Truckers, Oct. 28 at George’s

October 27th, 2014 at 10:51 am

Southern rockers Drive-By Truckers will motor through the area for a Tuesday night (Oct. 28) show at George’s Majestic Lounge. The Athens, Ga., act is touring behind its newest album, “English Oceans,” which was released in March 2014. Houndmouth will … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with Mark Stuart and more

October 24th, 2014 at 5:03 am

When you come back from Harvest Festival, and it takes you a couple days to get caught back up on the reality of office life, and then you sneak away for a day for some other event, the weekend comes … Continue reading

NWA’s first Metal Fest takes place Oct. 18

October 17th, 2014 at 3:27 pm

When a segment of the music-listening population runs away for a music festival, like many will for this weekend’s Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival, there’s a void left. A void those in the metal community are happy to … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with RJ Mischo and more

October 17th, 2014 at 5:03 am

I’ve spent the better part of the last week trying not to jinx the weather. You see, this is the time of year when we get a rainy spell or two — it’s Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Oct. 16 at George’s

October 13th, 2014 at 10:49 am

Better known for his work with The Black Crowes, Chris Robinson has taken his band-leading duties to his own project, the Chris Robinson Brotherhood. It’s that project that will visit George’s Majestic Lounge on Thursday (Oct. 16) for a show … Continue reading

The weekend in live music, with Phantogram and more

October 10th, 2014 at 5:03 am

It’s been quite the week for live music. I watched Santana to kick off the week. I watched J. Roddy Walston and the Business on Wednesday (Oct. 8) night. That concert got a little rowdy. Rock ‘n’ roll lives. I … Continue reading