Talking Tunes

This weekend's music offerings are marked by the opening of a new art museum and performing arts space in Bentonville, some returning folk favorites to the area and a number of rock and roll shows .

Wed, Feb 19

  • Ben Harris at Six-Twelve Coffeehouse (Fayetteville) - 6 p.m.
  • Front Country at Guisinger Music House (Fayetteville) - $20, 7 p.m.

Thu, Feb 20

Blue Lion

Ann Hampton Calloway is bringing her voice and style to the Blue Lion in downtown Fort Smith. Becca Martin Brown, features editor at the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, says the Febrtuary 18th performance is a highligh tof the entertainment available this week.

Arkansas Music Business Conference

This weekend, musicians in northwest Arkansas will have the opportunity to learn more about making money at their craft. The Arkansas Music Business Conference will be held Friday through Sunday in various cities throughout the area. We hear from of the conference’s organizers about the event.

There are an abundance of live music opportunities for Valentines Day and throughout the weekend.

Wed, Feb 12

The next several days feature not one but two Grateful Dead tributes in the region, a concert honoring Charles Mingus and his connection to Arkansas, and plenty of blues, folk and more.

Wednesday, Feb. 5