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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 07:30:00

Wednesday To-Do: CALS screens “Sister Rosetta Tharpe: The Godmother of Rock & Roll” doc

On what would be Sister Rosetta Tharpe's 104th birthday, AETN and Central Arkansas Library System's Arkansas Sounds screens the American Masters documentary "American Masters “Sister Rosetta Tharpe: The Godmother of Rock & Roll."

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 13:52:00

Mavis Staples, Rhiannon Giddens, John Fullbright among performers for Fayetteville Roots Fest

Mavis Staples, Amy Helm, Rhiannon Giddens, Joe Purdy, Yola, Rising Appalachia and The Milk Carton Kids are among the performers on the Fayetteville Roots Fest lineup.

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 11:12:00

Little Rock Advertising & Promotion Commission files lawsuit against Uber Eats

"We work to keep a level playing field in Little Rock," LRCVB President and CEO Gretchen Hall said in the release, and Uber Eats is no exception."

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Monday, March 18, 2019

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 10:24:15

"Set It Off" Tuesday night at Arkansas Times Film Series

"Set It Off" goes up on the big screen tonight for the Arkansas Times Film Series.

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Friday, March 15, 2019

Friday, March 15, 2019 - 16:57:00

Architect magazine lauds Walton-inspired design efforts in NW

Architect magazine goes to Bentonville to check out the placemaking efforts of the Walton Family Foundation.

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Friday, March 15, 2019 - 14:44:00

Cantrell Gallery features Paul Caldwell

Cantrell Gallery is hosting an opening reception for an exhibit of recent photographs by Paul Caldwell, “Flow."

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Friday, March 15, 2019 - 14:30:00

Art Walk in Argenta: 'Spring Show' at Thompson, art auction for Seis Puentes

Tonight (March 15), galleries in Argenta are open 5-8 p.m. for the monthly Art Walk and The Latino Art Project is hosting an auction for Seis Puentes.

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Friday, March 15, 2019 - 08:02:00

Valley of the Vapors kicks off today

Fourteen years in, the staff at Low Key Arts is still throwing what's very possibly the best fest in the state.

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 13:57:00

Whoa: Kari Faux reveals that Ball Jones is her biological father

Maaaaaaan: Kari Faux, Little Rock's biggest musical export since I don't know who, dropped a biographical bomb in an interview with Sway Calloway as part of the promotional tour for her new "Cry 4 Help" EP: Though she grew up knowing she was adopted, she told Sway that she learned when she was 20 that Ball Jones, widely considered the king of Little Rock rap in the early aughts, is her biological father.

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Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 10:58:00

Thursday To-Do: The Yarn's "True Stories of Resilience from Our House" and organ jazz trio (Peter Bernstein, Larry Goldings and Bill Stewart) at South on Main

Catch The Yarn's storytelling partnership with Our House tonight at Cranford & Co., or some choice organ jazz from Oxford American Presents at South on Main.

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 16:06:00

Wednesday To-Do: Marcella & Her Lovers at South on Main

Marcella & Her Lovers, a Memphis-based outfit fronted by swamp soul accordionist/vocalist Marcella Simien, is taking the stage at South on Main tonight as part of the venue's "Sessions" series.

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 18:05:00

Drink up to feed the hungry at the Rail Yard Food Truck Party

Seven food trucks, four craft beer breweries, vendors and live music will gather from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, March 16, at The Rail Yard at 1212 E. Sixth St. for the "First Annual Rail Yard Food Truck Party." A portion of alcohol sales will benefit the Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance.

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 08:00:00

Tuesday To-Do: Esther Rose at Stickyz

Esther Rose performs at Stickyz Tuesday night.

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Monday, March 11, 2019 - 16:51:00

ASU's Melissa Wilkinson named 2019 Artist Award

Melissa Wilkinson, associate professor of art teaching painting at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, has won the 2019 Artist Award of the Arkansas Committee of the National Women in the Arts.

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Monday, March 11, 2019 - 11:42:00

2019 Women to Watch touring; next at HSU

The Arkansas Committee of the National Museum of Women in the Arts, the arbiter of "women to watch" in various media, is touring its fifth group of distinguished Arkansas artists, women who work in metal to produce mixed media jewelry, sculpture, conceptual pieces and small constructions.

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Monday, March 11, 2019 - 09:41:00

Fishing, floating, the rural scene: the "Arkansas Territory Collection"

A juried exhibition of 78 works by 63 artists that opens March 28 at John Brown University commemorates the 200th anniversary of the Arkansas Territory.

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Saturday, March 9, 2019

Saturday, March 9, 2019 - 09:57:00

Saturday To-Do: Descendents at Rev Room

Descendents descend on the Rev Room Saturday, March 9.

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Friday, March 8, 2019

Friday, March 8, 2019 - 09:53:00

Saturday To-Do: The Libras do Wilbury Roulette for PHE Elementary

The Libras return to their tribute roots for a fundraiser for the Pulaski Heights Elementary PTA. The plan is for the band to do a set of Traveling Wilburys songs, and then a set dictated by a giant roulette wheel with the names of all the Wilburys members. That means songs from Tom Petty, Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Jeff Lynne and Roy Orbison.

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Friday, March 8, 2019 - 08:00:00

New music from The Salty Dogs, Kari Faux, Go Fast

Two tales of disillusionment from some favorites of the Arkansas Times staff.

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 17:35:00

To-Do Friday: 2nd Friday Art Night features art by women at HAM, CALS

March is not just what women do. It's the month dedicated to them, and galleries are taking note.

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