Tag: blues music

CALS Arkansas Sounds presents Chris Smither

CHRIS SMITHER. Songwriter. Guitarist. Performer. Bluesman.

Honing a synthesis of folk and blues for 50 years, Smither is truly an American original. Reviewers and fans from around the world, including Rolling Stone and The New York Times, agree that Chris continues to be a profound songwriter, a blistering guitarist, and intense performer as he draws deeply from the blues,


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Gifts With Literary Flair and Humor at the CALS Bookstore

Our Bookstore at Library Square is a gold mine for gift seekers, offering affordable delights for the book lover, the science buff, and the humorist.

From Jane Austen lip balm to Edgar Allan Poe candles to Mr. Rogers magnetic playsets or political joke mugs, these quirky gifts can make anyone on your list smile.


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“Pass the Biscuits!”: The King Biscuit Blues Festival and Arkansas Blues

On view in the Concordia Gallery

Since 1986, the annual King Biscuit Blues Festival has assembled the world’s best blues artists to perform in historic downtown Helena-West Helena, Arkansas. For this exhibition, King Biscuit Blues Festival posters and other musical artifacts provide a visual timeline to tell the festival’s story and to celebrate the past,


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