Saturday To-Do: Bob Schneider | Rock Candy

Friday, October 16, 2009

Saturday To-Do: Bob Schneider

Posted By on Fri, Oct 16, 2009 at 2:53 PM


9 p.m., Revolution. $15.

After a series of ups and downs, including being dropped by two labels, Bob Schneider has emerged an independent entity, releasing five albums and juggling three bands at the same time, the Scabs, Texas Bluegrass Massacre and Lonelyland, whose self-titled CD, remains the top seller at Austin's famous indie music store, Waterloo Records, at 25,000 units and counting. Somehow he's also found time to write a book. Shockorama Books published “I Have Seen the End of the World and It Looks Like This” in 2003. Schneider comes to town supporting his brand-new album, “Lovely Creatures,” a collection of inspired melodies that bounce from humor to tragedy to bedroom revelations. Look for him to explore a vast range of musical styles, all broadly contained within Americana-pop — blues, jazz, soul, hip-hop and barroom rock 'n' roll.

Paul Peterson

Sign up for the Daily Update email


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Lindsey Millar

  • The Wendell Griffen News Cycle Edition

    Embattled Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen, a group of UA Little Rock students repeatedly shouting the n-word while singing along to a popular song, the federal corruption trial of former Sen. Jon Woods and more — covered on this week's podcast.
    • Apr 20, 2018
  • Police arrest another suspect in Power Ultra Lounge shooting

    The Little Rock Police Department has issued warrants for a Memphis man in connection with the Power Ultra Lounge shooting.
    • Apr 19, 2018
  • Ten Commandments monument returns to state Capitol next week, Rapert says

    A new Ten Commandments monument will be erected on state Capitol grounds next week, Sen. Jason Rapert (R-Conway) reports on his Facebook page. Rapert sponsored the enabling legislation and created the American History & Heritage Foundation to pay for it.
    • Apr 19, 2018
  • More »

Readers also liked…

  • Coming Monday: Little Rock Black Restaurant Week

    MoTown Monday is Ceci's Chicken and Waffles. Tasty Tuesday is Sims BBQ and Brewster's Soul Food Cafe. Wing Wednesday is Chicken King and Chicken Wangs. Soul Food Thursday is Lindsey's BBQ and Hospitality House and Food Truck Festival Friday is @station801. It's the first Black Restaurant Week.
    • Mar 8, 2017
  • New music from Isaac Alexander

    New music from Isaac Alexander.
    • Jul 14, 2017
  • No Small Talk Ep. 8: Katy Henriksen, Springs Arts preview

    A packed episode this week of "No Small Talk": a chat with Katy Henriksen, from Of Note on KUAF; Stephanie Smittle breaks down the Spring Arts issue; and we finish up with just a tiny bit of Oscar chatter.
    • Mar 9, 2018

© 2018 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation