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Monday, October 31, 2011

Monday, October 31, 2011 - 16:47:20

morph the org, says Fayetteville Underground

Gallery remaking itself.

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Monday, October 31, 2011 - 14:57:22

What's in your cornbread?

Kat found Andouille sausage in the sweet cornbread being offered at the State Fair of Louisiana. What's weird in your cornbread? Time to share your recipe.

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Monday, October 31, 2011 - 12:57:00

See a slideshow of pics from Mud Run 2011

Times photographer Brian Chilson got down and dirty at the Mud Run at Two Rivers Park on Saturday.

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Monday, October 31, 2011 - 12:55:47

'Arkansas Shorts' looking for short film entries

Arkansas Shorts 2012 is looking for entries.

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Monday, October 31, 2011 - 12:01:11

New 607: 'Yik3s!

Just in time for his favorite holiday of the year, 607 has a new album.

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Monday, October 31, 2011 - 11:58:12

Enter the 2012 Times Musicians Showcase

The Arkansas Times is accepting entries for the 2012 Musicians Showcase.

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Monday, October 31, 2011 - 10:52:00

Review: 'Shrek the Musical'

New York critics weren’t wild about the 2008 stage incarnation of “Shrek the Musical.” But, outside of “The Lion King,” theater critics have pretty much walled off their hearts to popular film cartoons being made into high-priced, Great White Way entertainment. Then again, it’s a tricky business to turn the intricately animated into singing and dancing flesh-and-blood.

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Monday, October 31, 2011 - 10:00:24

How does your Halloween costume compare to Boo Bash winners'?

See pictures of the winners of the Peabody's Boo Bash Halloween costume

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Sunday, October 30, 2011

Sunday, October 30, 2011 - 21:47:59

Trick or Treat!

What do you give out to trick-or-treaters on Halloween night? Is there a specific time you should turn on your light? These are the sort of questions parents ask on a night like this.

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Friday, October 28, 2011

Friday, October 28, 2011 - 10:30:07

MONDAY: Renaud Bros. on arming the Mexican cartels

Little Rock filmmakers The Renaud Brothers — Brent and Craig — cut their teeth making insightful, powerful documentary in some of the world's most dangerous places, including Iraq and earthquake-ravaged Haiti.

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Friday, October 28, 2011 - 10:12:19

"Al Allen: A Retrospective" is open

His hard-edged paintings of light-draped windows and clapboard are among the best recognized in Arkansas.

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Friday, October 28, 2011 - 08:20:32

Pieday: Peanut Butter Meringue at South End Grill

An unusual custardy type peanut flavored pie topped with a mountain-peak type meringue, at a restaurant that serves extraordinarily large dinners.

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Thursday, October 27, 2011

Thursday, October 27, 2011 - 16:59:00

Saturday To-Do: Pretty Lights

If you're any kind of snob when it comes to band names, Colorado-native Derek Vincent Smith's performance name — Pretty Lights — might, at first glance, sound phoned-in.

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Thursday, October 27, 2011 - 16:50:21

Saturday To-Do: Halloween Cover-Up

White Water Tavern is the only game in town for locals impersonating bands you know and, as usual, this year's line-up holds a lot of promise.

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Thursday, October 27, 2011 - 16:08:00

Saturday To-Do: Boo Bash

The Peabody RiverTop Parties continue into the fall with the city's biggest Halloween celebration. Local DJ Brandon Peck is spinning and Epiphany is emceeing at the voodoo-themed extravaganza. Plus, $5,000 in cash and prizes are being given away for the best costumes

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Thursday, October 27, 2011 - 15:52:00

Saturday To-Do: Mud Run

Mud, you know, has positive therapeutic and dermatological properties; people pay a lot of money to dip themselves in it at fancy spas when Neutrogena won't do the trick. Some of my earliest experiences with mud probably came on an elementary school playground and involved proto-scatological pranks. Most recently, I slipped on it in the rain. The Mud Run is a convenient combination of all these qualities: restorative, regressive and downright mucky.

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Thursday, October 27, 2011 - 15:30:00

Friday To-Do: 'The Allman Brothers'

The players include most of Amasa Hines (and formerly The Natives and Romany Rye): Whitman Bransford (keys), Ryan Hitt (bass), Judson Spillyards (guitar) and Joshua Spillyards (drums). Plus Arkansas guitar god Greg Spradlin and Velvet Kente's polyrhythmic drummer Jamal.

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Thursday, October 27, 2011 - 15:27:00

Weekend To-Do: 'Shrek the Musical'

But for the fact that he died in 2003, two years after the first Shrek movie kicked off the franchise, New Yorker Cartoonist William Steig would today be rolling around in royalties today. He is, after all, the original creator of the green ogre who has appeared in four movies, various fast food and theme park tie-ins, and now a Broadway musical based on the earliest Shrek film.

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Thursday, October 27, 2011 - 11:39:43

Thursday: Herman's Hermits, Lydia Loveless, The Big Boo!-seum Bash

Herman's Hermits, Lydia Loveless and more perform tonight.

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