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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

Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016

Music by Turner: Cool concerts will help us get through winter months

Last year was chock-full of fine shows both locally and regionally, and the first two months of this year are no exception.
By Ed Turner

Ramblin' Rhodes: Aside from Futurity expo, Bell holds history of music

This week, Bell Auditorium next to James Brown Arena will be a fairly quiet place with the Western Expo taking place inside the building during The Augusta Futurity. The Expo is open through ...
By Don Rhodes

Friday, Jan. 15, 2016

Couple's focus fuels Tedeschi Trucks' success

When blues rock guitarist Derek Trucks ranked in the top 20 greatest guitarists by Rolling Stone magazine, he did something most musicians would never dream of doing: he wrote a letter to the ...
By Diana Renee Williams

Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016

Stink Bamboo offers a taste of TEDxAugusta

Stink Bamboo is among the break performers for TEDxAugusta, set for Jan. 29. Get a sneak peek at their act from 6-9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 15, at The Book Tavern.

Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016

Number 9, symphony join forces for music outreach

Next up, Ed Turner and Number 9 will perform with Symphony Orchestra Augusta on Saturday, Jan. 9, at Bell Auditorium. The concert will benefit the symphony's Education & Community Outreach ...
By Diana Renee Williams

Ramblin' Rhodes: New year offers nice spread of country music events

Augusta Amusements Inc. resumes its series with its Live From Nashville country music show at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 8, in Evans, Ga.
By Don Rhodes

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015

Opera tenor Panuccio returns for holiday concert

Through music, Marco Panuccio formed a strong bond with the Augusta community, and on Dec. 17, the lyric tenor returns to the area to perform his signature holiday concert.
By Charmain Z. Brackett

Ramblin' Rhodes: Asleep at the Wheel, Berry shows have holiday twist

The year is winding down for concerts but in the coming days you can catch Texas swing king Ray Benson with his Asleep at the Wheel band and Georgia's own John Berry performing their Christmas shows.
By Don Rhodes

Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015

2015 Holiday Events

There are plenty of holiday events in store to help the season be merry and bright.

Music by Turner: Hear Elvis hits with full orchestra

Kentucky native Terry Mike Jeffrey is regarded by many as one of the finest interpreters of Elvis' material. Tonight, Jeffrey, in conjunction with Symphony Orchestra Augusta's Pops! Series, will ...
By Ed Turner

Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015

Ramblin' Rhodes: Collin Raye to perform country hits in acoustic set

Country music star Collin Raye, who was racking up hit after hit single in the 1990s and performed at the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center (now James Brown Arena), returns to the area to ...
By Don Rhodes

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015

Jacobs Concert Series to present German pianist Alexander Schimpf

German pianist Alexander Schimpf will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, at Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre on Augusta University's Summerville campus.

Hagar, bandmates come full circle playing their hits

After decades in the trenches of arena rock, the members of the all-star Sammy Hagar & the Circle decided a good way to move forward was to look back. The group will perform at 8 p.m. ...
By Steven Uhles

Monday, Nov. 9, 2015

Tedeschi Trucks Band to play Bell

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 13, for the Tedeschi Trucks Band concert in January.

Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015

Kentucky Headhunters will bring on the Southern rock

The Kentucky Headhunters make their first appearance on behalf of the Morris Museum of Art's Budweiser True Music Southern Soul & Song Series at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13, at the Imperial Theatre.
By Don Rhodes

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015

Mike Farris to perform in Waynesboro

You can catch Grammy Award-winning performer Mike Farris in Waynesboro, Ga., on Thursday, Nov. 5.
By Don Rhodes

Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015

Music by Turner: 38 Special is among Jubilee treats

Halloween weekend this year in North Augusta is full of treats as the 31st annual Jack-O-Lantern Jubilee takes over downtown with plenty of great musical artists, food, and carnival rides.
By Ed Turner
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