Blues, Brews and BBQ series begins Friday

Three weekend events will focus on good music and good food.
By Valerie Rowell

Summer break proves 'Golden' for Lady Antebellum

Lady Antebellum, on tour to promote "Golden," will make a stop in Evans on April 29.
By Alan Sculley

Ramblin' Rhodes: Little Roy and Lizzy kick off weeks of bluegrass, more

From the Little Roy and Lizzy Bluegrass Festival to the Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival, there lots of music in store.
By Don Rhodes

Wine Time: Elizabeth Chambers Cellar Winemaker's Cuvee Pinot Noir 2011, Oregon

Oregon Pinot Noirs are hard to come by in our part of the country. Elizabeth Chambers Cellar hopes to ease the Pinot drought by starting national distribution of their gorgeous wines.
By Dennis Sodomka

Alison Krauss cancels May 18 show

Alison Krauss & Union Station has canceled its concert at James Brown Arena with Willie Nelson. Refunds for tickets to the James Brown Arena show will be available beginning Friday.
By Meg Mirshak

Dine & Dish: Simply Calvin's can be hit or miss

Chef Calvin Green is back with a new restaurant, Simply Calvin's. But call ahead to see if he's there before you go.
By Danielle Wong Moores

Quickies returns to Le Chat

This weekend and next, Le Chat Noir brings back Quickies, its annual short play festival featuring original scripts by local authors.

Pop Rocks: Masters Week music events can offer lessons for future

Two music events succeeded on their own terms during Masters Week, one by remaining reactive and adapting as issues arose, the other by drawing from a deep well of experience and organizing an event that proceeded according to an exceedingly well-thought-out plan.
By Steven Uhles

The Artside: Local artists entered ArtFields competition

Several Augusta-area artists are exhibiting in the second ArtFields competition and festival in Lake City, S.C. April 25-May 4.
By Keith Claussen

Powerfest delayed by debris

Powerfest, which has brought both national and local urban music artists to the stage for the past 14 years, will be rescheduled for later this summer.

Night at the Movies

New this week: Brick Mansions, From the Rough, The Other Woman, The Quiet Ones

Find Southern art and history

Whether you love Southern art or regional history, consider a visit to one of these spots. Some are just a few minutes' drive in Augusta, or cross the Savannah River to North Augusta.
By Staff Reports

Share talent in third annual Applause cover contest

The Augusta Chronicle and Applause invite readers to join us in celebrating the arts in our community by entering our third annual Applaud the Artist Cover Contest. The winning entry will be featured on the cover of the Applause fall arts preview edition on Sept. 4.
By Mary Frances Hendrix

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