Tag Archives: Mountain Sprout

Concert review: Charlie Daniels Band, Sept. 2 at the AMP

September 3rd, 2011 at 10:23 am

The setlist was a little short. Charlie Daniels may have required a chair to sit on late in the set. And even then, there were extended moments, such as a lengthy instrumental band showcase, that afforded Daniels a break. But, … Continue reading

Charlie Daniels went down to Fayetteville…

September 2nd, 2011 at 11:09 am

There’s a lot more to Charlie Daniels than just the song “The Devil Went Down to Georgia.” He’s had songs recorded by Elvis Presley. He was a studio musician in Nashville, Tenn. He also released several other hits, including “The … Continue reading

The weekend in music, with Mountain Sprout and more

July 8th, 2011 at 5:03 am

Thanks goodness for a short week, right? We’re already back to music. Which brings us to George’s Majestic Lounge on Saturday (July 9) for what should be a bootstomping good time. Hillbilly, thrashgrass and bluegrass acts such as Mountain Sprout, … Continue reading

The weekend in music with The Pass and more

February 11th, 2011 at 6:03 am

Seems like we did this last week: Snow during the middle of the week, major cabin fever a little bit later in the week, and then something to look forward to on the weekend. Which starts now. It’s Friday, y’all, … Continue reading

The weekend in music, with The Sour Notes and more

December 31st, 2010 at 6:03 am

Um… did you realize that 2010 is almost over? I mean, really? It seems like it just got here. I’m going to have a hard time labeling documents with 2011, I think. Anyway, enough of the nostalgia… There is music … Continue reading

Concert Wrap: Yonder Harvest Fest, Day 1

October 15th, 2010 at 1:47 pm

Here’s a Yonder Mountain String Band Harvest Festival complaint: The leaves on the forested hillsides surrounding the concert venue aren’t quite at peak color capacity. It may be two more weeks before the area near the venue, which is located … Continue reading

'Mountain' men

October 15th, 2010 at 1:19 pm

This year’s Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival, in addition to the national bluegrass talent, has not forgotten about our area’s talent. Mixed in with headlining acts such as Yonder Mountain String Band, Split Lip Rayfield, Railroad Earth and … Continue reading

In The Spotlight — Mountain Sprout, Dec. 19 @ Cathouse Lounge

December 18th, 2009 at 6:01 am

As they increase their national profile, the members of Mountain Sprout have been touring with thrash grassers Split Lip Rayfield and hitting venues in Colorado, Kansas, Texas and Illinois. On Saturday (Dec. 19), they’ll play in Northwest Arkansas at the … Continue reading

Concert Wrap — Harvest Festival, Aug. 15 (and beyond)

August 16th, 2009 at 7:43 pm

Katharine Whalen of the Squirrel Nut Zippers got lost in the music. So did about 4,000 festival goers at the Mulberry Mountain Harvest Music Festival. All photos by KEVIN KINDER, Northwest Arkansas Times. Here is the chorus to the song … Continue reading

In The Spotlight — Great American Taxi, two Northwest Arkansas locations

April 3rd, 2009 at 6:01 am

While waiting for the release of their second album, “Reckless Habits,” the members of Great American Taxi aren’t just sitting around. On a tour that spans the entire country, the band will make a swing through Arkansas beginning with a … Continue reading