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Saturday, July 2, 2016

T.I.'s July 23 concert rescheduled

The July 23 concert by Atlanta rapper T.I. has been rescheduled to Saturday, Sept. 24.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Brown eager to sing for hometown for Star Spangled Fourth Concert

Russell Joel Brown has experienced many magical moments in his 26 years of professional theater. He's performed at the famed Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City and at the John F.
By Charmain Z. Brackett

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Music by Turner: Make short trip for chance to see Steely Dan, Steve Winwood

It's the perfect double play of timeless classic rock. In less than one week, locals can enjoy a pair of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame members in concert playing within easy driving distance of Augusta.
By Ed Turner

New Edition to play '80s hits, plus new tunes

New Edition's trip to Augusta this Thursday, June 23, will kick off the group's most recent return to the road - their highly anticipated 2016 "This One's For Me and You" Tour.
By Timothy Cox

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Ramblin' Rhodes: Relive thrill of hearing Elvis in 1956

Cody Ray Slaughter, an Elvis Presley tribute artist, has been barnstorming the nation since June 2015 with his Elvis '56 show. The production will wrap up at Augusta's Imperial Theater at 7:30 ...
By Don Rhodes

Singer Valli offers advice: Do what you love

The secret to Frankie Valli's success is simple. "I love what I do," said the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, who will be in concert at 8 p.m. Friday, June 17, at Bell Auditorium.
By Charmain Z. Brackett

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Live music: Cody Webb

Cody Webb is making a stop at The Country Club this Friday, June 10. 

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Southern Drawl Tour features Alabama, Charlie Daniels Band

The Southern Drawl Tour - with country music legends Alabama, above, and special guest Charlie Daniels Band - is headed for James Brown Arena at 7 p.m. Friday, June 3. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Things to Do: Summer Beach Blast

Play in the sand, have a fruity beverage and hear beach music at the Summer Beach Blast on June 3 in Evans.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Blitzen Trapper will bring its variety of sounds to Banjo-B-Que crowd

Eric Earley, the main songwriter in Blitzen Trapper, feels he's always written the kind of album he's wanted at whatever time it was during the band's 12-year, eight-album history. The band is ...
By Alan Sculley

Old Crow Medicine Show stays true to roots as it touts new work

A decade and a half ago, Old Crow Medicine Show got its first big break from one of the band's biggest musical heroes, Doc Watson. The group will perform during the seventh annual Papa Joe's ...
By Alan Sculley

Ramblin' Rhodes: Hear songs from Jarosz's most intimate album at Banjo-B-Que

Just five days after turning 25 on May 23, bluegrass and Americana artist Sarah Jarosz will be performing on Saturday, May 28, at the Papa Joe's Banjo-B-Que Music Festival in Evans, Ga. Admission ...
By Don Rhodes

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Ramblin' Rhodes: Sara Evans leads two lives: the normal one, the singer one

Sara Evans will perform her many hit singles at the Imperial Theatre at 8 p.m. Friday, May 20.
By Don Rhodes

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Celebrate armed forces at Thunder Over Evans

The Thunder is coming to Evans Towne Center Park on Saturday, May 21.The ultimate celebration of Armed Forces Day, Thunder over Evans will descend upon the park beginning at 11 a.m. and will offer ...
By Abbigail Lennon

On Stage: Performing arts events range from Accordionaires to Elmo

Performing arts events planned for this weekend and beyond cover everything from pop music and accordion hits to choral music and Elmo from Sesame Street.
By Lisa Pham

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Isbell saddened by Haggard's loss, but will go on with show

What seemed a natural musical match - the master Merle Haggard and his fast-rising acolyte Jason Isbell - fell through when Merle Haggard, the country outlaw whose tales of common men dealing with ...
By Steven Uhles

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Ramblin' Rhodes: Aiken Bluegrass Festival faves returning, bringing friends

The 12th annual Aiken Bluegrass Festival this weekend promises to be the best yet, according to organizer Christian Schaumann. "We are not only having several of the best bands touring today," he ...
By Don Rhodes

Friday, May 6, 2016

Punk rock-Americana sound means The Devil Makes Three

The Riverwalk Revival, hosted by Friends with Benefits Fund, will give people a chance to hear The Devil Makes Three when it opens for Trampled By Turtles on May 8 at Jessye Norman Amphitheater.
By Diana Renee Williams

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Ramblin' Rhodes: Bluegrass, gospel fans should head to Lewis Family's

Lovers of great bluegrass and Southern gospel music will want to be at the eighth annual Jeff & Sheri Easter Homecoming Mother's Day Weekend Festival.
By Don Rhodes

Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival is back this Saturday

On May 7, the 23rd edition of the Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival, which honors the blues legend and Georgia Music Hall of Famer, takes place.
By Don Rhodes
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