The Oxford American
's new brick-and-mortar incarnation, South on Main,
continues upping the culture quotient of Little Rock with today's announcement that they're launching a free, Wednesday-night live music series,
underwritten by Benton car dealership, Landers Fiat.
The series kicks off at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at South on Main (1304 Main St.), with Little Rock guitarist Greg Spradlin.
According to a release, music styles in coming months will vary widely, and will "be carefully selected to fit the acoustics and aesthetic of South on Main."
The lineup so far looks very promising, especially given that it's gratis. Asterisks denote a regional artist or an artist from Arkansas:
Oct. 9 – Bluesboy Jag & The Juke Joint Zombies
Oct. 16 – Rodney Block
Oct. 23 – Amy Garland
Oct. 30 – Das Loop
Nov. 6 – Jesse Aycock*
Nov. 13 – Carper Family*
Nov. 20 – Unseen Eye featuring Chicken Dorris
Nov. 27 – Bonnie Montgomery
Dec. 4 – Mark Currey
Dec. 11 – The Package
Dec. 18 – Mockingbird