Tag Archives: Smoke and Barrel Tavern

The weekend in live music, with Silo and more

July 3rd, 2014 at 2:31 pm

For years now, I’ve been posting weekend music guides. They go up on Friday mornings, like clockwork. But what if the weekend starts early? As in the Fourth of July takes over Friday and everyone gets a head start? Welcome … Continue reading

The weekend in music, with the Casey Donahew Band and more

May 2nd, 2014 at 5:03 am

The first weekend of May last year brought a surprise snow storm. The first weekend of May this year will bring warmth and sunshine. And live music as a soundtrack. I’ll take it. And you should take some cues from … Continue reading

The weekend in music with Bonnie Montgomery and more

April 25th, 2014 at 5:03 am

Welcome to the weekend. Let’s face it — you’re going to be out and about these next few days. It’s feeling very spring-like, what with the warming temperatures and the threat of strong thunderstorms on Sunday. And there’s plenty to … Continue reading

The weekend in music with Joe Nichols and more

January 31st, 2014 at 5:03 am

I suspect I know your Sunday (Feb. 2) plans. If they are anything like mine, they will include game watching, wing eating and other excesses. But that also leave plenty of time this weekend to see some local live music. … Continue reading

The weekend in music, with Abram Shook and more

January 17th, 2014 at 5:03 am

Hello, sweet weekend. I promise to enjoy your out-of-office comforts. And I suspect I’ll see a little live music, too. What’s happening on the stages in Northwest Arkansas this weekend? Here’s a few choices: Perhaps better known as the touring … Continue reading

The weekend in music, with Grand Funk Railroad and more

November 29th, 2013 at 5:03 am

Just because you have a turkey hangover (or other hangover) does not excuse from seeing some live music this weekend. Now, go pick yourself up and get out there. What should you see? Classic rock stalwarts Grand Funk Railroad will … Continue reading

The weekend in music, with Moon Taxi and more

November 15th, 2013 at 5:03 am

Didn’t catch Moon Taxi on Letterman on Tuesday (Nov. 12)? No worries. The clip is above, or you can catch them live at George’s Majestic Lounge tonight. In one of those fun tricks of Arkansas weather, it was brutally cold … Continue reading

Soon in tunes: The Blind Pets, Nov. 14 at Smoke & Barrel

November 12th, 2013 at 10:38 am

Austin, Texas, rockers The Blind Pets make a return to Fayetteville, performing Thursday (Nov. 14) at Smoke & Barrel Tavern. The trio has been described in various media outlets as having an explosive, rambunctious and psychedelic sound. Admission to the … Continue reading

The weekend in music, with the Gift of Gab and more

October 18th, 2013 at 5:03 am

Unfortunately, Fayetteville doesn’t get as much hip hop and rap as it should. So what’s happening tonight (Oct. 18) at Smoke and Barrel Tavern should be a treat. Praised for both his creativity and style, Los Angeles-based rapper Gift of … Continue reading

The weekend in music, with Afroman and more

October 4th, 2013 at 5:03 am

By the time the weekend makes its inevitable return, it seems like I’m nearly worn down. And then I remember I have fewer obligations, and live music to watch. Then things look a little better. So, it’s the weekend, or … Continue reading