Shindigmusic Podcast Episode 22: Caleb Ryan Martin
On this episode, Kim and Travis meet up at Puritan Coffee on Dickson Street in Fayetteville, AR to chat with Caleb Ryan Martin about his musical escapades and hitting the road playing music at a young age. Caleb is one of the hardest working musicians we know, thanks or coming... Read more
The Hawk Turns 83: Celebrating the Life and Music of Ronnie Hawkins
Today Ronnie “The Hawk” Hawkins turns 83. This article celebrates the life and sound of Fayetteville’s most prodigious son (sorry Bill). So crack open the crown and drink to the man who gave this city rock n roll.   The Man Most of us know Ronnie ‘The Hawk’ Hawkins from... Read more
Holy Smokes! to Release “Framework” in February
The release of their much anticipated full-length debut studio album, Framework, next month will be a big moment for Holy Smokes!. The Fort Smith indie-punkers have performed a run of shows and released a couple of singles and accompanying videos to build excitement for the follow-up to their 2016... Read more
Dig These Four Songs with The Wirms
At a New Year’s Eve bash at Backspace, The Wirms released their new EP, titled Dig These Four Songs with The Wirms. The heavily anticipated release comes pressed on a pretty sweet purple 7-inch. The EP is a follow up to 2017’s Make America Squirm Again. It was recorded... Read more
The Vine Brothers Featured Artists Series Presents: Grassfed “Barnstormer”
The Vine Brothers latest installment of their Featured Artist Series features Grassfed (Kansas City). Check out the video below which was filmed in Monte Ne, Arkansas. Read more
Stream Drawing Blanks New Single “Blood On My Hands”
Fayetteville’s Drawing Blanks have released a brand new single titled Blood On My Hands on Soundcloud. You can stream it below. Read more
Last Night Fayetteville Unveils Activity Map
Last Night Fayetteville, Arkansas’s largest New Year’s festival, unveiled its activity map for the downtown Fayetteville celebration. The seventh annual event takes place at the downtown square on December 31 and will feature 11 stages of entertainment and feature more than 100 local performers. The Main Stage at the Fayetteville... Read more
Stream The New Inner Party Single “Djingo Unchained”
Fayetteville rockers The Inner Party have unleashed the first single from their upcoming album Darker. Check out “Djingo Unchained” below. Djingo Unchained by The Inner Party Read more
Ozark Mountain Music Festival Announces Its Full 2018 Lineup
The 2018 Ozark Mountain Music Festival, better known as OzMoMu, has just added 10 bands to its two headliners to fill out the lineup for its January 18-21 event.  This popular event features what is called Ozark Mountain Fusion of Bluegrass, Folk, and Americana Roots music.  Headlining this year’s... Read more
Terra Nova Kings Release Debut EP
Bentonville rockers Terra Nova Kings have released their debut EP titled To New Worlds. You can check it out below. To New Worlds by Terra Nova Kings Read more
The Phlegms / The Phlegms
Check out the latest EP from Fayetteville rockers The Phlegms below. The Phlegms by The Phlegms Read more
Inner Party Releases Video From ‘Darker’ Recording Sessions
Fayetteville rockers, The Inner Party, have released a teaser video for their upcoming album titled Darker. You can check out the clip below. Read more
Kesha and Macklemore to Perform at the Walmart AMP
The Walmart AMP is excited to announce another addition to the 2018 Cox Concert Series. The Adventures of Kesha and Macklemore at the Walmart AMP on Monday, June 25, 2018. Gates open at 5:30 pm, and the show starts at 7 pm. Tickets go on sale Friday, Dec. 15 at noon. Ticket prices range from... Read more
Welles Debuts New Song On Facebook
Welles has debuted a brand new song titled “Rock n Roll Times” on Facebook. The video features guest guitar from Microwave Mountain’s Jamie Timm. You can check out the new tune below. jamie of microwave mountain plays rock n roll times with welles in the living room Posted by Welles... Read more
Watch Ashtyn-Nilsen Barbaree Record in the Third Man Record Booth
On Record Store Day in 2013, Jack White unveiled the Third Man Recording Booth. A refurbished 1947 Voice-o-Graph that allows visitors of Third Man Records in Nasvhille to record up to two minutes of audio, be it a song or a simple message which is then dispensed in the form of... Read more
Stream The New Sad Palomino Album
Check out the full-length debut from Fayetteville’s Sad Palomino.  Sad Palomino by Sad Palomino Read more
The Othello Syndrome Release Video for “Dark Cloud”
The Othello Syndrome have released a brand new video for “Dark Cloud” from their upcoming self titled EP “The Othello Syndrome” set for release in March, 2018. You can check out the video below. Read more
Moores Outdoor Benefit Set For George’s Majestic Lounge
Emerg Entertainment and Shindigmusic have come together to host a benefit concert for Kerry and Debbie Moore of Moore Outdoors (Dover, Arkansas). Since 1978, Kerry and Debbie Moore have been renting canoes, rafts, and kayaks on Big Piney Creek. The couple also started Creekfest, a benefit concert for a local... Read more
Jason Mraz Brings Solo Acoustic Tour to Walton Arts Center
Grammy Award winning Jason Mraz, has announced plans for a 17-city live tour which includes a stop at Walton Arts Center on Friday, March 30, 2018. The dates – dubbed “An Evening With Jason Mraz, Solo Acoustic” – begin Thursday, March 8 in Raleigh, NC and continue through the... Read more
Shindigmusic Podcast Episode 19 – Drawing Blanks
On this week’s episode, Kim Smootz has a chat with Fayetteville, AR-based rock-and-roll band Drawing Blanks! Definitely a fun-filled episode, be sure to check those guys out! Drawing Blanks Don’t forget to rate and subscribe! The Podcast is available on iTunes, Sticher, PlayerFM and also on Pocketcast and Google Play (Search within... Read more