Fleet Foxes Announce New Tour Dates, including Memphis!
Fleet Foxes have extended their “Crack-Up” Tour into 2018 with a run of US dates. The band kicks off their run in Tampa, Florida on March 1 and finishes up in May 21 in Nashville with an evening at the Ryman Auditorium. The band will be at The Cannon... Read more
Watch Footage Of Van Halen at Mid-South Coliseum 1981
Back in 1981, Van Halen pretty much ruled the planet with their self-described “big rock.” In concert, the group delivered its hard rock bombast with deafening intensity and bacchanalian abandon. Nowhere was this power translated better than on their legendary “Fair Warning Tour” in 1981. Check out this recently released footage... Read more
That Much Further North: Lucero’s Ben Nichols Balances His New Life as a Family Man with the Old Sound of his Early Records for Upcoming Tour, Next Album
Veteran rockers Lucero return to Northwest Arkansas this week for a two-night stand at George’s Majestic Lounge. The shows kick off their 2017 November Tour. The band spent the lion’s share of this year working on the follow-up to their 2015 release All A Man Should Do at legendary... Read more
CONCERT REVIEW: Ryan Adams Delivers at Memphis’ Orpheum Theatre (Sept. 30)
Ryan Adams got cozy and comfortable in Memphis on Saturday (Sept. 30). Surrounded by a simple, visually pleasing stage set up of oversized amplifiers, old, staticky televisions stacked on top of one another, and a backdrop of projected, dimly lit stars, Adams and his backing group the Unknown Band... Read more
Ryan Adams Brings ‘Prisoner’ Tour to Memphis on Saturday [Sept. 30]
Ryan Adams’ public identity may be meek and reclusive, but he’s very self-aware and doesn’t he shy away from pouring his heart out on his records. Adams and his backing group The Unknown Band will play Memphis’s Orpheum Theater on Saturday, with the show time set for 8 p.m.... Read more
Melvins To Invade Memphis
The Melvins kicked a 12-week North American tour in support of their new double album, A Walk With Love & Death.  The double album is a special that it touches on two distinct personalities of the band. Death will be the real deal, scathing Melvins record, and the other half will be Love, encompassing the score... Read more
Fans Flock To Memphis To Honor The King
As Elvis Week kicks off, fans from across the country are heading to Memphis as Graceland marks the 40th Anniversary of the singer’s death. An estimated 60,000 die-hard fans attended the annual candlelight vigil Tuesday night to pay their respects. This year’s Elvis Week has many events planned including... Read more
Widespread Panic Donates $176k In Instruments To Two Band Programs
Two Memphis area band programs received a very generous donation from the rock band Widespread Panic. The band’s Tunes For Tots Foundation donated brand new instruments to both Cummings School and Raleigh-Egypt Middle and High School. “Our district believes in high quality arts education for all students, and amazing... Read more
Wilco Fall Tour Dates Include Tulsa, Memphis
Indie rock powerhouse Wilco has announced a 13-date fall tour in September and October, and the schedule includes Kansas City, Austin, Tulsa (Sept. 24), Memphis (Oct. 5), and Atlanta. The pre-sale at Wilcoworld (where you can see the full tour schedule and details) began today, and the general public will be able... Read more
Avett Brothers Coming To Mud Island
Folk rockers The Avett Brothers will be at Mud Island Amphitheatre on September 22. Tickets are on sell now at all Ticketmaster locations and the Mud Island Box Office. $59.50 Reserved Seating $45.50 General Admission Bleachers (plus service fees)   Read more
Foo Fighters Bring Fall Tour to Memphis, Tulsa
Foo Fighters are planning the release of their ninth studio record, “Concrete and Gold,” on Sept. 15 and have announced a set of corresponding fall tour dates in support of it. The “Concrete and Gold” World Tour — set to begin Oct. 14 in Richmond, Va., the capital city... Read more
Funky Knuckles to Bring the Groove to Fayetteville, Memphis, Little Rock This Weekend
A Funky Knuckles performance is an explosive, loud, funk-soaked live experience like nothing you’ll see anywhere else. If you’ve seen them before, you understand what we mean. If you haven’t, and you live in or around the state of Arkansas, you’ll have multiple opportunities to catch a show this... Read more