The Starlight Series Returns September 11, 2013: A New Facility, Dates, and Mind Blowing Musicians!
The Starlight Series is back!!! R. Landry's and it's co-owner Dori Colston is once again working with teamed up with her other business, The Indie-pendent Agency, to bring Fort Smith, AR it's second year of intimate music series from the Starlight Series. Differing from last years Live Music and Food Series held and co-produced by The Movie Lounge, R. Landry's, and The Indie-pendent Agency, this years series' is just a Live, intimate Music Series. Also new this year is the locale. The Starlight Series has moved to The Five Star Building at 100 N. "8th" Street, in downtown Fort Smith, AR. Previous music series like The 803 Music Series by Dick Renko have been held in the same location.
It's hard to believe, but this year's line up may just be better than last years! Last year's shows were indeed stellar, featuring a dizzying cast of Independently represented musicians that included Susan Gibson(songwriter of "Wide Open Spaces" recorded by the Dixie Chicks), Patrice Pike(Top 10 Billboard charted), and Brett Jones(7 time #1 billboard charted songwriter).
The first of the two Starlight Series events is to be held on September 11th, 2013 with Jimbo Mathus. Surely you recall how Jimbo "masterminded the hyper-ragtime, jump blues act Squirrel Nut Zippers, something that started as a fun little art project but eventually sold a million-plus CDs in the 1990s, with a standout hit single "Hell" that went gold."http://www.highroadtouring.com/artists/jimbo-mathus/ Opening for Jimbo Mathus will be local greats Tyrannosaurus Chicken comprised of Smilin' Bob Lewis and Rachel Aamons. Tyrannosaurus Chicken is quickly lining themselves out to hit huge National and possibly international status as well.
The second and last show of this series, will be held on October 16, 2013. Live Music "buffs" can see The Legendary Folk Singer-songwriter Mary Gauthier performing Live! Ms. Gauthier is multi-award winning, Grand Ole' Opry featured, and more! Just one of the countless accolades to her credit include the following quote: "Mary's songs have been praised by both Bob Dylan and Tom Waits and recorded by Jimmy Buffet, Blake Shelton, Boy George, Tim McGraw, Mike Farris, Candi Staton and others." - http://www.marygauthier.com/press-quotes/
Opening for Mary will be another stunning song-writer out of Austin, TX, Robyn Ludwick. Robyn Ludwick is yet another incredible musician that has a common tie with Mary. They were both produced by all star musician and producer Gurf Morlix whom many recognize for producing Lucinda Williams. Tickets for each event will be available online for a special pre-sale price of $30 at www.starlightseriestickets.com. Tickets will also be for sale at the door for $35, and drinks available for sale the night of the event. Both the September and October event tickets will be available for a pre-sale combination price(online only) for a combined price of $60. #####
If you'd like more information on this subject or to talk to Dori Colston, email Dori Colston email@example.com or call Dori at 479-739-4199. To speak with Jimbo Mathus or Mary Gauthier email their agent Meredith Aleandri at firstname.lastname@example.org. Artist information is available upon request.
Five Star Productions (View)
100 N. 8th Street
Fort Smith, AR 72901