Live Music

Caravanserai: A Place Where Cultures Meet

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Staff Report A Caravanserai was once a place in Southern Asia and Northern Africa where knowledge and understanding of cultures spread. They were a type of inn that provided lodging and shelter where travelers from across the continents would stop to rest, and in the meantime trade goods, stories and learn about the far-off humans…

23 Years of Little Oprey

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Little O Oprey in West Fork.

Staff Report A unique brand of music has been taking place every Saturday night for over 20 years at The Little O’ Oprey, where musicians and music fans have enjoyed a family-friendly musical environment of country gospel, bluegrass and ’50s style Rock ‘N Roll. The Oprey will celebrate its 23rd anniversary on Oct. 13, with…


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TODAY George’s Majestic Lounge, Fayetteville: Randy Rogers Band JJ’s Grill, Fayetteville: Darren Ray JJ’s Grill, Rogers: TJ Scarlett Mojo’s Pints and Pies, Fayetteville: Two & 1/3 Men Pesto Cafe, Fayetteville: Sarah Hughes Rowdy Beaver, Eureka Springs: Karaoke with Tiny Smoke & Barrel Tavern: Many Mansions   FRIDAY Arsaga’s Crossover, Fayetteville: Waoka The Bayou, Rogers: The…

Bluegrass Festival Offers More than Music

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By Clay Payne Bluegrass fans descended on the Ozarks of Arkansas at Mulberry Mountain last week for four days of ideal camping weather, southern string music and wholesome family fun. Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Festival, (formerly Mulberry Mountain Harvest Festival) began on Thursday in Ozark and continued until Sunday evening with the nation’s top…

Unique Duet Between Prose and Song

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By Clay Payne TFW Contributing Writer On a lazy Sunday afternoon, moments before the evening storm fell, patrons of Nightbird books on Dickson Street in Fayetteville caught an intimate concert/reading by folksy pop singer/songwriter and author David Berkeley. Berkeley has been touring the country to promote his fourth and most recent studio album — “Some…