Tag Archives: Thunder on the Mountain

Thunder on the Mountain won’t take place in 2014

February 4th, 2014 at 11:52 am

Luke Bryan, singing at the first Thunder on the Mountain country music festival, said many times that “I Don’t Want This Night to End.” Sadly, Thunder on the Mountain will not take place in 2014. Yesterday, we shared the good … Continue reading

The best Northwest Arkansas concerts of 2013

December 24th, 2013 at 10:33 am

“Rock Me Mama Anyway You Feel,” Old Crow Medicine Show sing in “Wagon Wheel.” There were plenty of ways to rock in Northwest Arkansas this year. One of the great perks of being a music journalist is seeing lots of … Continue reading

Thunder on the Mountain bands: A photo gallery

June 11th, 2013 at 1:41 pm

During the course of the three-day Thunder on the Mountain country music festival, I took about 1,000 photos. Obviously, not every one of them can be used. We already shared several photos via our Thursday (June 6), Friday (June 7) … Continue reading

Thunder on the Mountain sights in photos

June 11th, 2013 at 10:37 am

I spent three days on Mulberry Mountain for the first Thunder on the Mountain country music festival. That means I watched a lot of music and saw a lot of people. Photos of the people and sights at the three-day-long … Continue reading

Courtesy of Toby Keith — Thunder on the Mountain’s final day

June 9th, 2013 at 1:48 pm

Sure, the headliner of the Friday night (June 7) festivities at Thunder on the Mountain, Luke Bryan, is surging up the charts and through the public conscious. He recently earned the Academy of Country Music’s Entertainer of the Year award, … Continue reading

Entertained by country’s reigning entertainer of the year – A day at Thunder on the Mountain

June 8th, 2013 at 12:49 pm

All eyes were on Luke Bryan last night as he headlined the Friday night (June 7) edition of the ongoing Thunder on the Mountain country music festival last night in Franklin County. And that’s a quite literal assessment — not … Continue reading

A last word on Wakarusa

June 7th, 2013 at 11:21 am

In this morning’s What’s Up! section, I recap the Wakarusa festival that was. Which means I focused on the weather, from the rain to the mud that resulted. Courtesy of a recent phone conversation with festival director Brett Mosiman, I … Continue reading

Thunder hits Mulberry Mountain as new country festival debuts

June 7th, 2013 at 10:55 am

Upon arrival at the Mulberry Mountain event grounds north of Ozark on Arkansas 23, you could immediately tell something was different from the previous weekend. The clothes — camo instead of tie-dye — were different. The beverages — Bud Light … Continue reading

The Thunder rolls…

June 5th, 2013 at 6:13 pm

Scared of a little rain? Luke Bryan isn’t. We’ve posted this video before, but it seems very appropriate, considering the storms from last weekend. With Wakarusa mud still caked on my tent and mud boots and car, it’s hard to … Continue reading

Thunder on the Mountain announces stage schedule

April 9th, 2013 at 11:01 am

Here, Luke Bryan sings “Buzzkill.” I have to imagine the country artist, who performs this summer at the Thunder on the Mountain festival, is feeling pretty high right now though after winning the Academy of County Music’s Entertainer of the … Continue reading