Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016

Students to gain from stars' talents

Two acclaimed classical performers will bring their talents to Augusta this weekend to raise money for the Jessye Norman School of the Arts.
By Charmain Z. Brackett

Music by Turner: Hot concerts are close to home

The "holiday trio" of Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas are quickly approaching. That means the concert season is heating up big time even as the leaves and temperatures fall.
By Ed Turner

Ramblin' Rhodes: Big & Rich concert kicks off music, football weekend

Millions of viewers of the ESPN cable network for almost a decade have heard Big Kenny (Alphin) and John Rich's rocking recording Comin' To Your City as the theme for the network's College GameDay ...
By Don Rhodes

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016

ZZ Top fans get live album before Augusta show

This September, ZZ Top fans got the chance to enjoy something the group has rarely done in a career that now stretches more than 40 years - a live album. On Oct. 26, Augusta-area fans will get to ...
By Alan Sculley

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016

Duo to perform Irish music

Make a reservation now to be at Fat Man's Mill Cafe, 1450 Greene St., Thursday, Oct. 27, to hear Irish traditional and folk music.

Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016

Blues Traveler's story told through music, new book

Blues Traveler will perform Oct. 14 at Columbia County Amphitheater in Evans. The band will be supported by two up-and -coming acts, The Marcus King Band and Cranford Hollow.
By Diana Renee Williams

Music by Turner: Hear the best of Elton John, Billy Joel at Face2Face show

Each Augusta Amusements season brings a terrific smorgasbord of musical talent to Evans. "Face to Face" is the next production to be offered, and it's a major winner!
By Ed Turner

Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016

Ramblin' Rhodes: Mountain Faith brings bluegrass from Smokies to Augusta

This weekend will see the second offering of the Morris Museum of Art's Budweiser True Music Southern Soul & Song series in Augusta and the first offering of a new fall series in Edgefield.
By Don Rhodes

Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016

Relive '90s with Vanilla Ice, Coolio

If you love '90s music, then you are in luck when the "I Love the '90s Tour" brings a heavy does of nostalgia to James Brown Arena at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10.
By Diana Renee Williams

Yonder Mountain String Band adds players, holds onto roots

Yonder Mountain String Band is set to perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, at Sky City.
By Alan Sculley

Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016

Guitarists Loren & Mark to start off Augusta Amusements season

If you love the smooth guitar picking styles of Merle Travis and Chet Atkins, you are going to love the playing of Mark Mazengarb and Loren Barrigar. The duo will launch the 2016-2017 season of ...
By Don Rhodes

Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016

Guitar Pull tickets, acts announced

Officials have announced the lineup for November's annual Guitar Pull concert, which go on sale next week.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

2016-17 Arts Preview: A season full of art, music, theater, dance and more ...

The 2016-17 season is upon us with a schedule that's filled to the brim with visual arts, music, theater, dance and then some.

Linda Hardy wins fifth annual Applaud the Artist contest

The cover design created by Augusta artist Linda Hardy was selected as the winner of the fifth annual Applaud the Artist Cover Design Contest.
By Mary Frances Hendrix

Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016

Garden City Jazz lines up events throughout Labor Day weekend

Garden City Jazz has hosted an annual one-day Labor Day jazz event for six years, but this year marks the first multi-day event with activities Sept. 2-4.

Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016

Ramblin' Rhodes: Marty Stuart will share music and photographs on this visit

Grand Ole Opry star Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives, will launch the new season of the Morris Museum of Art's Budweiser True Music Southern Soul & Song series at 7:30 p.m. Friday, ...
By Don Rhodes

Monday, Aug 29, 2016

Country duo Big & Rich to perform Nov. 4

Country music duo Big & Rich will perform in concert this November when Columbia County presents Game Day @ Lady A.

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016

Perfect practice makes perfect for saxophonist Boney James

Boney James has been playing saxophone since he was 10. And as he reaches his 55th birthday on Sept. 1 and his 32nd year as a touring musician, he still spends anywhere from three to six hours a ...
By Alan Sculley

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016

Le Chat brings back Black Cat Picture Show

Film artists from Australia, Italy, the Netherlands as well as cities all across the United States will be in attendance for the second annual Black Cat Picture Show at Le Chat Noir planned for ...
By Diana Renee Williams

Music By Turner: With break in local concerts, it's time for some road trips

Whew! What a great season it has been for major music acts that have recently come to Augusta.
By Ed Turner
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