Category archives: Music

Shania Twain to Perform in Little Rock

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Shania Twain announced Thursday that she'll stop at Verizon Arena next summer on her Shania Now Tour. Twain will play in North Little Rock on June 12, 2018. Tickets for the show go on sale at the Verizon Arena box office Friday, August 25 at 10 a.m. Prices range from $29.95 to $149.95. To purchase tickets, call 800-745-3000 or visit ticketmaster.com. T[...]

Live Music in Northwest Arkansas

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Northwest Arkansas never really takes a break when it comes to entertainment, but things are about to get turned up now that the students are coming back to Fayetteville. Here’s a rundown of what to look for this week. Fayetteville GEORGE’S MAJESTIC LOUNGE  August 15: MONTU, a jamtronica group out of Norman, Okla. Cover is $7. Show is 18+. Starts at 9 p[...]

The "Oxford American" Celebrates 25 Years

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Party with the folks at the Oxford American magazine as they celebrate 25 years of Southern literature. The nonprofit literary magazine will host its 25th anniversary fundraising gala, Books, Bourbon & Boogie, at 6 p.m. on Thursday, November 2, according to a news release. The party will be at CHARTS Theatre on the UA – Pulaski Tech campus at 3000 Wes[...]

Tim McGraw, Faith Hill Cancel Verizon Arena Concert

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The Tim McGraw, Faith Hill and Devin Dawson concert that was scheduled for Thursday, August 3 has been canceled, according to a news release. "Under doctor’s advisement, Faith Hill has been put on two days of vocal rest and unfortunately, the Soul2Soul show in North Little Rock, Arkansas at the Verizon Arena tomorrow night is being cancelled," a release f[...]

Symphony of Northwest Arkansas Announces New Season

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The Symphony of Northwest Arkansas will present its 2017-18 season at the Walton Arts Center’s Baum Walker Hall beginning in October, according to a news release. Tickets for the shows at 495 W. Dickson Street in Fayetteville are on sale now. The first concert of the season, directed by Music Director Paul Haas, will take place Saturday, October 14. The s[...]

The Unexpected Returns to Fort Smith for Third Year

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Over the last three years, Fort Smith has come alive artistically with the Unexpected, a collaboration between 64.6 Downtown and Just Kids, to bring the top names in street art to town. World-famous artists like D*Face, Vhils and Maser have revitalized the forgotten walls of Garrison Avenue with gorgeous works of art that draw inspiration from the region’s f[...]

Arkansas State Fair Announces Concert Lineup

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The 78th Annual Arkansas State Fair will take place from October 12-22. General Manager Ralph Shoptaw said in a news release that the state fair tries to include lots of different musical acts during the event. “We are excited about our headliner concerts this year,” Shoptaw said in the release. “We’re bringing in some great classic rock performers, so[...]

Hot Springs Music Festivals Set for Labor Day Weekend

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Labor Day weekend in Hot Springs will contain not one, but two, music festivals, according to a news release. Donít miss the 26th annual Hot Springs JazzFest and the 21st annual Hot Springs Blues Festival. JazzFest is set for August 31 to September 4. Some JazzFest events are free; for the paid events, tickets may cost up to $35. Concerts and events will [...]

Riverfest Suspended After 40 Years

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Little Rock’s annual music festival, which celebrated its 40th anniversary in June, has been suspended, officials say. “We can no longer deliver the experience that Riverfest fans have come to expect,” DeAnna Korte, Riverfest’s executive director, said in a news release. “Rising costs of performers’ fees, coupled with a greater number of competing festiva[...]