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Friday, March 18, 2016

Ramblin' Rhodes: A lucky few to hear Tritt play acoustic show at Imperial

The lucky ticket holders to Travis Tritt's sold-out acoustic concert at the Imperial Theatre on Saturday, March 19, paid about half of what the people did to see the two sold-out acoustic shows ...
By Don Rhodes

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

A Day In The Country music festival canceled

The thousands of country music fans who have been spending the first Sunday of every May at the A Day in the Country music festival for the past 30 years will have to find something else to do ...
By Don Rhodes

Yuchikiokee Festival is a music, art celebration

The second annual Yuchikiokee Arts and Music Festival starts March 17 with a free concert by Drivin N' Cryin, then performances by Wycliffe Gordon and Eric Lee Beddingfield.
By Diana Renee Williams

Monday, March 14, 2016

Gross to share music, insight about life with fans

Henry Gross hit it big in the 1970s, but he's not stuck there. And the show he'll bring to Evans on Friday, March 18, isn't just about the good old hard-rocking days of Plug Me Into Something. ...
By James Folker

Steve Miller Band to perform in Augusta on July 19

Tickets for Steve Miller Band's show in Augusta go on sale March 18.
By From Staff Reports

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Boyz II Men sees success for the second time

Boyz II Men may no longer dominate radio, sell albums by the millions or command attention as one of R&B's most popular groups. But band member Nathan Morris has no complaints about the ...
By Alan Sculley

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Lecrae's message blends hip-hop, Christian music

With his past two albums, hip-hop star Lecrae has gone where no other artist in the Christian hip-hop genre has gone. His Higher Learning tour stops at Bell Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 4.
By Alan Sculley

Monday, Feb. 29, 2016

Babyface to headline Mother's day concert in Augusta

Eleven-time Grammy Award-winner Babyface will headline The Ultimate Mother's Day Celebration at Bell Auditorium on May 8.

ZZ Top tour to stop in Augusta on May 4

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees ZZ Top will bring their Hell Raisers Tour to Bell Auditorium on May 4.

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016

Augusta darts association seeks new blood

The Savannah River Dart Association is accepting new members as part of a local steel-tip dart league. The league involves competition team play in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
By Diana Renee Williams

Music by Turner: Hear Beatles, Sir Paul hits live

Those of you who are in need of an affordable Paul McCartney and Beatles fix are in for a treat Friday, Feb. 26, when The McCartney Years show visits the Jabez S. Hardin Performing Arts Center in ...
By Ed Turner

Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016

R5 reveals true self on 'Sometime Last Night' tour

R5's second full-length album, Sometime Last Night, arrived last July. A new album is notable, but the bigger news is that the group came close to releasing an entirely different album as its ...
By Alan Sculley

Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016

Pop Rocks: 12th Rock Fore! Dough will bring more rock this year

Brace yourselves. It's time, once again, for what has become an annual rite of spring. I'm not talking about the tournament or stocking up on Allegra. I mean the inevitable Rock Fore! Dough backlash.
By Steven Uhles

Willie Nelson and Family, Old Crow Medicine Show to play 7th Banjo-B-Que Music Festival

Weekend passes are on sale now for the seventh annual Papa Joe's Banjo-B-Que Music Festival on Memorial Day weekend.

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

For this Winter Jam, For King & Country is a co-headline act

This year's Winter Jam tour could be considered a symbol of just how quickly For King & Country has risen through the ranks of the Christian music scene.
By Alan Sculley

Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016

Travis Tritt to perform at Imperial Theatre in March

The March 19 perfomance will include personal stories and anecdotes about Travis Tritt's life and musical influences as well as some of his biggest hits.
By From Staff Reports

Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016

Brantley Gilbert steps up as headliner with Blackout Tour

With a string of chart-topping country hits and a pair of hit albums under his belt, Brantley Gilbert has become a bona fide headliner in the genre. He brings The Blackout Tour to James Brown ...
By Alan Sculley

Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016

Ramblin' Rhodes: Kit & The Kats brings 'goldie oldies' to stage in Aiken

Dancing to and singing along with late 1950s and early '60s hits simply are just pure fun whether you grew up in that era or not. And one person who knows that for sure is California singer Laura ...
By Don Rhodes

Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016

Things to Do: An Evening of Irish Traditional Music

Vocalists Tommy and Saundra O'Sullivan will perform Feb. 3 in Augusta.

Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016

Glenn Miller Orchestra, Turtle Island Quartet to perform in Evans

Two well-known and varied musical acts will perform in Evans this weekend.
By Valerie Rowell
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