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.
Work by local artist Lydia Lewis Myers is on display now at The Frame Up-Basement Gallery. An opening reception for the exhibit, which includes close to 20 abstract pieces, is planned for Friday (May 16). (more…) (May 15, 2014, Page 6, 7)
Lauded as “one of America’s finest young chamber groups” by Strad Magazine, the Claremont Trio will perform Saturday (May 3) at the Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts. (more…) (May 1, 2014, Page 6, 7)
New York Times best-selling author and Mississippian Greg Iles will return to Oxford on Wednesday (April 30) to read from, sign and discuss “Natchez Burning,” the Penn Cage series and other subjects at Off Square Book (more…) (April 24, 2014, Page 5)
Texas artist Tim Kerr’s exhibit, “Tim Kerr: In Progress,” will be on display starting Friday (Arpil 11) at Yalo Studio in Water Valley. An opening reception is planned for Friday night from 6-9 at the gallery. (more…) (April 10, 2014, Page 6, 7, 8)
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…) (April 3, 2014)
Grammy Award-winning artist Nelly will perform in the Grove on the University of Mississippi campus on Friday night (April 4). Joining Nelly are special guests Travis Porter and Fly Panda. (more…) (April 3, 2014, Page 6, 7)
Author Holly George-Warren gives readers an inside look into Alex Chilton’s life with her newly released biography “A Man Called Destruction: The Life and Music of Alex Chilton, From Box Tops to Big Star to Backdoor Man.” George-Warren will be in town next week to take part in the Music of the South Symposium, as well as Thacker Mountain Radio. (more…) (March 27, 2014, Page 5, 6, 7)