Music

I’m thankful that gospel is making a comeback. Not that it ever really left. But with each new release I can see the influence of my parents’ generation clearly. With all this new music, sounding sort of vintage-modern and having a very deep connection with gospel as well as being …

By now, locals hail South on Main as more than a quality Southern restaurant, it’s also a hub for the music scene. Through Wednesday’s free Local Live shows put on in conjunction with the Oxford American, more and more people became aware of the beauty of the restaurant’s intimate stage. …

If you spend more than five minutes with Cate Davison and Alisyn Reid, the dynamic duo behind A Rowdy Faith, it’s obvious they’ve been friends for a while. In fact, their friendship dates back to their time at Central High School, although they didn’t know then that they would later …

Glass Wands takes on The White Water Tavern tonight at 9 p.m. And before you ask, we mean Glass Wands as in the band, not the … er … sex toy. Brooks Tipton, local musician and t-shirt craftsman as well as the force behind Glass Wands, is pumped for the …

If you pay any attention to the local music scene, you’ve likely heard of Becoming Elephants. If not, sit back and open your ears. The four part prog rock group is made up of locals Jameson Burton on guitar and tenor saxophone; Logan Kennedy on drums; Zack Parham on bass …

Nashville is only a five hour drive away from Little Rock, but has much bigger chops when it comes to music. Commonly called Music City, it’s known for honky-tonks and has a  history entwined with music that goes all the way back to the first days of the Grand Ole …

If you’re not headed to Wakarusa this weekend, you probably still need some live music in your life. Add some flair to your weekend routine and head to one of the following shows: Friday Afterthought – Handmade Moments – 9:00 – $7 cover, $12 reserved seats Rev Room – Casey …

You’ve heard the buzz about the big names coming to Riverfest this year: Sheryl Crow, 311, Girl Talk and more. But what about the local talent playing in this annual shindig? We’ve highlighted them by date, stage, and time so you can pick your favorites and give our local musicians …

The Oxford American announced their upcoming concert series on the South on Main stage. The 2015-2016 series will be divided into three genres: Archetypes & Troubadours, Americana, and Jazz. The concert series begins on August 27th and runs through May 12 2016. Tickets for the entire series are available from …

While live shows and local musicians are a huge part of a healthy music scene, so are neighborhood music shops. Ask most Arkansans, and chances are good that, if they’re vinyl collectors, they’ll direct you to Arkansas Record & CD Exchange in North Little Rock. Owner Bill Eginton has been …

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