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Reggie S. Davis

New acoustic venue – Fiddler’s Loft – opens in Water Valley

OXFORD TOWN – Our community has a vast supply of restaurants and bars that double as music venues. Guests are able to find breakfast, lunch, dinner and a plethora of drinks — not to mention, almost any musical genre. But … where’s a cool, laid back acoustic venue? Introducing Fiddler’s Loft — Water Valley’s newest musical project. Turn to Page 8 in Oxford Town No. 974 to see what’s going on in the Valley these days and learn about an exciting, new concert “barn” that’s featuring The Okratones (pictured here) as entertainment for its grand opening on April 12. (April 13, 2012, Page 8)

Elmo & The Shades return to Rooster’s Blues House

OXFORD TOWN – Elmo Lee Thomas (pictured here) and his band , Elmo & The Shades, return to Rooster’s Blues House on Friday, April 6. As always, the shows at Rooster’s are free of charge. Turn to Page 3 in Oxford Town No. 973 for information about the show featuring the popular Memphis-based band that can always be counted on for a good rafter shaking at Rooster’s. (April 5, 2012, Page 3)

EDUganda benefit set for The Blind Pig this Friday

OXFORD TOWN – EDUganda (formerly Hope for Africa established in 2007) is an organization touting a mission of providing basic opportunities to the people of Uganda — more specifically, ensuring that Ugandan children are given access to quality education. On Friday night (Feb 24), The Blind Pig will play host to a concert benefitting the humanitarian group. Local bands Aerial Attack and The Da Vincis will provide the jam. Turn to Page 12 in Oxford Town No. 967 for more information about this important event. (February 23, 2012, Page 12)

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