Posts Tagged ‘march 5’

Red Dirt on a roll: Hayes Carll comes to Outland Ballroom tomorrow night

March 4, 2009

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The recent proliferation of Red Dirt country shows in Springfield really isn’t a new phenomenon; it just seems like one now that the shows have moved downtown and are filling spots all over the Outland Ballroom and Remmingtons Downtown booking schedules. The Snorty Horse Saloon (sniff) hosted just as many concerts within the genre, and perhaps even more. Exposing the downtown crowd to the shows is producing a worlds-collide effect in the local scene.

Case in point: (more…)

Thriving Ivory coming to Springfield March 5

January 28, 2009

No hard rock this time around. FM Productions and Hunt Industries are collaborating to bring piano-driven melodic pop group Thriving Ivory to Remmington’s Downtown March 5, with South By Southwest-bound Barcelona and Company of Thieves. After putting on the Disturbed/Sevendust show and the still-upcoming Clutch/Mudvayne show on Valentine’s Day at the Shrine Mosque, a lighter show could be just what the doctor ordered. Don’t expect a crowd any smaller than the aforementioned events, though; Thriving Ivory’s hit “Angels on the Moon” currently registers more than 10 million listens on the group’s MySpace page.