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MUSIC REVIEW: Eagles take 15,525 fans on memory-lane trip

posted: 07/29/2015 3:15 a.m. Discuss

History of the Eagles, they called it. Glenn Frey and Don Henley came across like college professors for a time at Verizon Arena on Monday night, teaching and explaining.

Eagles bring history, hits to Verizon Arena

posted: 07/28/2015 6:46 a.m. Comments 3

History of the Eagles, they called it. Glenn Frey and Don Henley came across like college professors for a time at Verizon Arena Monday night, teaching and explaining.

Names and faces

posted: 07/28/2015 5:04 a.m. Discuss

Bill Cosby’s lawyers on Monday appealed a judge’s decision to unseal court filings that quote him saying he obtained quaaludes to give women before sexual encounters.

Listen Up: Simone tribute fails to match singer's grit

posted: 07/28/2015 2:28 a.m. Discuss

The late Nina Simone, the fiery and eloquent singer-songwriter and civil rights activist, was a huge talent with a distinctive voice, style and presence.

Critical Mass: Super or superficial?

posted: 07/26/2015 1:53 a.m. Discuss

"Turn up the Eagles, the neighbors are listening."

ENTERTAINMENT NOTES: Jazz concert at Wildwood to fund college scholarships

posted: 07/26/2015 1:45 a.m. Discuss

Jazz saxophonist Gerald Albright will headline a concert at 8 p.m. Saturday at Wildwood Park for the Arts, 20919 Denny Road, Little Rock. The show caps the week-long fifth annual "A Work of Art," a fundraiser for Art Porter Music Education Inc., a nonprofit honoring the memory of late jazzmen Art Porter Sr. and Art Porter Jr., that promotes music education and provides scholarships for college-bound students.

Names and faces

posted: 07/24/2015 5:41 a.m. Comment 1

Dozens of emails and comments left at the Smithsonian Institution show the public appears to be sharply divided over an exhibition featuring Bill Cosby's art collection, which the museum has stood behind since the comedian admitted obtaining drugs to give to women with whom he wanted to have sex.


posted: 07/24/2015 3 a.m. Discuss

[Looks long ... potential cuts are in bold ital. They can be undone if we need more... KK]

Changing Of The Seasons

posted: 07/24/2015 3 a.m. Discuss

Walls and construction equipment currently surround the Walton Arts Center campus in Fayetteville. But when it opens again in November, the venue will be as busy as ever. Proof exists in the slate of shows unveiled by the arts organization late last week. This collection of entertainment options, including names such as Ira Glass, Diana Krall and Paula Poundstone, joins the already announced Broadway series as an option for building a season ticket package. Single tickets will go on sale in mid-August.


posted: 07/23/2015 2:04 a.m. Discuss

1 ROCKERS Lita Ford and Loverboy will perform a show at 8 p.m. Saturday in the Timberwood Amphitheater at Magic Springs, U.S. 70 East (East Grand Avenue) in Hot Springs.

Weekend Calendar

posted: 07/23/2015 2 a.m. Discuss

Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Delta Exhibition, through Sept. 20. "Inspired by Nature," David Paul Cook, Victoria Harvey, through Oct. 18.

Fast Forward

posted: 07/23/2015 1:59 a.m. Discuss

Things to do next week and next month. Next week Peach pits: Johnson County celebrates its 70th annual Peach Festival with arts and crafts, contests, children's activities, races and peaches galore, July 30-Aug. 1 in downtown Clarksville.


posted: 07/23/2015 1:57 a.m. Discuss

Elsewhere in entertainment and the arts: Film camp finale The T Tauri Movie Camp will offer a finale screening of all of the work created at the 11th annual summer camp, which offers video production workshops for kids and teens, at 7 p.m. Saturday in Independence Hall, University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, 2005 White Drive, Batesville.

Music: Ford, Loverboy ready to rock at Magic Springs

posted: 07/23/2015 1:56 a.m. Discuss

Lita Ford never ran away from fame. Indeed, as one of The Runaways, along with Joan Jett, Cherie Currie, Sandy West and Jackie Fox, Ford for a time was a part of one of the most famous, albeit short-lived, all-girl rock 'n' roll bands.

Music Scene: Rev Room gets Mystikal; track goes disco

posted: 07/23/2015 1:56 a.m. Discuss

Rapper Mystikal will perform at 10 p.m. Friday at the Rev Room. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 the day of the show and $50 for "VIP," which includes meet and greet, access to VIP lounge, a private waitress and plush seating.




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