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Tuesday, Aug 2, 2016

Maxwell again front, center with 'blackSUMMER'Snight'

blackSUMMER'Snight, the second album in a trilogy by soul artist Maxwell has arrived a mere seven years after the first album in the series, BLACKsummer'snight. The artist himself will arrive at ...
By Alan Sculley

Friday, July 29, 2016

Jason Crabb, Point of Grace to perform concert in North Augusta

Grammy winner Jason Crabb and Grammy-nominated Point of Grace will bring The Road Home Tour to First Baptist Church of North Augusta on Thursday, Aug. 11.
By Lisa Kaylor

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

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 ...
By Diana Renee Williams

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.
By Don Rhodes

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.
By Ed Turner

Monday, July 18, 2016

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 ...
By Ed Turner

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Daya, Symon to perform at Bell Auditorium on Saturday

Pop singer Daya with guest Symon will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 9, at Bell Auditorium. 

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
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