For the latest in local arts-and-entertainment news, check out the current section of Oxford Town, The Oxford EAGLE's weekly entertainment guide. It's published every Thursday.
Legendary Austin, Texas, singer-songwriter Jon Dee Graham, along with Mike June, will perform in a special concert at the former Masonic Hall meeting space above the B.T.C. Grocery in downtown Water Valley on Sunday (March 9). (more…) (March 6, 2014, Page 5)
Here’s a list of the artists, including biographical information and video, who are scheduled to play at the 2014 Double Decker Arts Festival in Oxford on April 25-26. A special broadcast of Thacker Mountain Radio featuring Rosco Bandana and The Bo-Keys is set for 7 p.m. on the Square. (more…) (February 21, 2014)
Wiley Cash’s debut novel was an award-winner and best-seller, and Editor Don Whitten writes that his follow-up effort, “This Dark Road to Mercy,” could be headed to similar heights. Cash is slated to visit Oxford and Square Books on Tuesday promoting his newest novel. (February 17, 2014, Page 4)
Friday may be the day of love, but those looking for broken hearts and sad stories are sure to get their fix when Water Liars take the stage at Proud Larry’s later that night. (more…) (February 13, 2014, Page 6, 7)
Organizers of this year’s Oxford Film Festival say the festival brought in $2,000 more in tickets prices this year. Having three celebrities may have helped increase the numbers. Read about the festival and the winners in today’s EAGLE. (February 10, 2014, Page 1)
Drawing on influences of the likes of John Prine and Steve Earle, Americana singer-songwriter Chris Knight will take the stage at Proud Larry’s tonight (Thursday, Jan. 23). (more…) (January 23, 2014, Page 6, 7)