Chris Robinson Brotherhood welcomes improvisation, change in music

Sometimes, a musician is unmoved by fame, egoism, and commercial success. Chris Robinson, former front man of Atlanta-based band the Black Crowes, is one such guy. On Friday, July 22, Chris Robinson Brotherhood will perform at Sky City.

Wine Time: Stoller Chardonnay 2015 and Stoller Chardonnay Reserve 2014, Dundee Hills, Oregon

Stoller Family Estate has been producing first-rate chardonnay and pinot noir for more than 20 years.

The Artside: Augusta artist  'happy'  with response to documentary

A few months ago, artist Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman worked on a mural in downtown Augusta with a simple message - "Augusta, I love you." On July 16, Augusta returned the love when more than 750 people attended the premiere of Happy: The Documentary at the Imperial Theatre.

Ramblin' Rhodes: Seasons will feature tribute artists, bluegrass groups

It's that time of the year when artistic groups are formulating and announcing their new season lineups, and both Augusta Amusements Inc. and the Morris Museum of Art each have some great offerings.

Music by Turner: Here they come … two of The Monkees … to Augusta

"Here they come … Walking down Augusta's streets?" Yes, they are! The Monkees 50th Anniversary Tour invades Augusta's Bell Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, July 24.

Music by Turner: Don't miss Steve Miller's 1st stop here

Steve Miller celebrates a half-century of touring as he and his band visit Augusta's Bell Auditorium on Tuesday, July 19. Miller, a member of the Class of 2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, will be making his first visit ever to Augusta.

'Happy' is graceful film about healing, choosing happiness

Initially, Happy, a documentary about Augusta artist Leonard 'Porkchop' Zimmerman, was intended to be a much smaller film. The initial brief, in fact, was to produce a short feature focused on Zimmerman's Happy campaign.

On Stage: Ponder life itself in 'Freud's Last Session'

Explore themes of love, sex, and the existence of God when Aiken Community Playhouse presents "Freud's Last Session" or attend one of the many concerts set for this week.

Augusta Southern Nationals drag boat races to bring rumble to the river

Considered the NASCAR of boating, the 2016 Augusta Southern Nationals will bring high performance and supercharged boats to Augusta to zoom down the Savannah River for the liquid quarter-mile. The 30th annual event will be held July 15-17 at Augusta Riverfront Marina.

Dine & Dish: TRIO's enjoyable menu worth the trip

I had a slow work day one recent Friday and decided to take the drive over to Aiken for a leisurely lunch. My restaurant of choice was TRIO Bar & Kitchen.

Chris Robinson Brotherhood welcomes improvisation, change in music

Sometimes, a musician is unmoved by fame, egoism, and commercial success. Chris Robinson, former front man of Atlanta-based band the Black Crowes, is one such guy. On Friday, July 22, Chris Robinson Brotherhood will perform at Sky City.

Wine Time: Stoller Chardonnay 2015 and Stoller Chardonnay Reserve 2014, Dundee Hills, Oregon

Stoller Family Estate has been producing first-rate chardonnay and pinot noir for more than 20 years.

The Artside: Augusta artist  'happy'  with response to documentary

A few months ago, artist Leonard Porkchop Zimmerman worked on a mural in downtown Augusta with a simple message - "Augusta, I love you." On July 16, Augusta returned the love when more than 750 people attended the premiere of Happy: The Documentary at the Imperial Theatre.

Ramblin' Rhodes: Seasons will feature tribute artists, bluegrass groups

It's that time of the year when artistic groups are formulating and announcing their new season lineups, and both Augusta Amusements Inc. and the Morris Museum of Art each have some great offerings.

Music by Turner: Here they come … two of The Monkees … to Augusta

"Here they come … Walking down Augusta's streets?" Yes, they are! The Monkees 50th Anniversary Tour invades Augusta's Bell Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, July 24.

Music by Turner: Don't miss Steve Miller's 1st stop here

Steve Miller celebrates a half-century of touring as he and his band visit Augusta's Bell Auditorium on Tuesday, July 19. Miller, a member of the Class of 2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, will be making his first visit ever to Augusta.

'Happy' is graceful film about healing, choosing happiness

Initially, Happy, a documentary about Augusta artist Leonard 'Porkchop' Zimmerman, was intended to be a much smaller film. The initial brief, in fact, was to produce a short feature focused on Zimmerman's Happy campaign.

On Stage: Ponder life itself in 'Freud's Last Session'

Explore themes of love, sex, and the existence of God when Aiken Community Playhouse presents "Freud's Last Session" or attend one of the many concerts set for this week.

Augusta Southern Nationals drag boat races to bring rumble to the river

Considered the NASCAR of boating, the 2016 Augusta Southern Nationals will bring high performance and supercharged boats to Augusta to zoom down the Savannah River for the liquid quarter-mile. The 30th annual event will be held July 15-17 at Augusta Riverfront Marina.

Dine & Dish: TRIO's enjoyable menu worth the trip

I had a slow work day one recent Friday and decided to take the drive over to Aiken for a leisurely lunch. My restaurant of choice was TRIO Bar & Kitchen.