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September 2014

Whiskey Shivers

Saturday, September 27, 2014 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Levitt Pavilion – Arlington, TX, 100 W. Abram St.
Arlington, TX 76010 United States

A freewheelin', trashgrassin', folk tornado Hatched in the twilight months of ought nine, five young men came from all corners of the United States looking to do one thing: knock the dust off roots music. A freewheelin', trashgrassin', folk tornado, Whiskey Shivers takes traditional instrumentation, soaks it in gasoline and sends it into outer space. Their breakneck speeds, killer grooves and impeccable musicianship is enough to make Bill Monroe himself do a double-take as he spins in his grave. With…

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Marcia Ball

Sunday, September 28, 2014 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Levitt Pavilion – Arlington, TX, 100 W. Abram St.
Arlington, TX 76010 United States

Southern boogie and rollicking roadhouse blues! Four-time Grammy nominee, singer/pianist Marcia Ball knows how to raise roofs and tear down walls with her infectious, intelligent and emotional brand of southern boogie, rollicking roadhouse blues and heartfelt ballads. Over the course of her four decades in music, Marcia has earned a loyal following all over the world. Her exquisite piano playing and passionate, playful vocals fuse New Orleans and Gulf Coast R&B with Austin's songwriting tradition into a sound that’s been…

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May 2015

Graham Wilkinson

Friday, May 22, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Levitt Pavilion – Arlington, TX, 100 W. Abram St.
Arlington, TX 76010 United States

Pithy love songs and feel-good rhythms After becoming a regular all over the Austin music scene and venues across the country from 2006 to 2011, Graham Wilkinson took a hiatus from touring the past few years to focus on his twin daughters. During that time, Graham never stopped writing, painting, recording and playing shows. Last year brought many exciting things his way, from rock 'n' roll side projects to a regular Wednesday song swap with fellow Austinite, Shawn Nelson, calling…

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Taylor Craig Mills

Saturday, May 23, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Levitt Pavilion – Arlington, TX, 100 W. Abram St.
Arlington, TX 76010 United States

Indie folk with a Bob Dylan influence Fort Worth's Taylor Craig Mills has been dubbed "another feather in Cowtown's creative cap" by Preston Jones, music critic for DFW.com and was nominated for Best Male Vocalist in the 2011 FW Weekly music awards. Taylor's 2012 debut album, Don't Ever Look Back Twice, showcases his classic Americana/folk style with a powerful sound and clean, unobtrusive guitar work. His songs have a strong Bob Dylan influence that are crisply and neatly arranged with a…

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The Dirty River Boys

Saturday, May 30, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
South Street Patio, 400 W. South St.
Arlington, TX 76010 United States

A hard-scrabble package of folk, rock and bluegrass The Dirty River Boys concert has moved to South Street Patio, 400 E. South St. Please do not bring alcohol to South Street -- TABC regulations. Alcohol is sold at South Street. Please be aware that space is limited. Lawn chairs are welcome on the patio areas and the parking lot, but not inside the building. Children are welcome. You can tell a lot about a group of musicians by the name they give…

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July 2015

Dawn & Hawkes

Sunday, July 12, 2015 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Levitt Pavilion – Arlington, TX, 100 W. Abram St.
Arlington, TX 76010 United States

Signature harmonies in an Indie/folk sound   Due to unforeseen circumstances -- Jonathan and his wife are having a baby, and the delivery date got moved up to this weekend! -- Jamestown Revival regretfully had to cancel their concert at Levitt Pavilion Arlington this Sunday, July 12. We truly appreciate everyone's understanding, and we hope to have Jamestown Revival return at the earliest possible opportunity. In their place, we hope you'll enjoy two crowd-pleasers from last year, Dawn & Hawkes, with hometown singer/songwriter Chris Hawkes!…

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September 2015

Jimmy LaFave

Friday, September 11, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Levitt Pavilion – Arlington, TX, 100 W. Abram St.
Arlington, TX 76010 United States

A red-dirt romantic with a touch of Woody Guthrie Jimmy LaFave is a native Texan from Wills Point, a small town 30 miles east of Dallas. He began school down the road in Mesquite, and by junior high, was making music perched behind his Sears & Roebuck drum kit. It wasn’t long before his mother traded a drawer full of green stamps for his first guitar, and the transformation to singer/songwriter began. His family later moved to Oklahoma, where he…

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Luke Wade

Friday, September 25, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Levitt Pavilion – Arlington, TX, 100 W. Abram St.
Arlington, TX 76010 United States

Folk/rock music with meaning from a finalist on The Voice Luke Wade makes a return visit to the Levitt hot off the heels of landing in the top five finalists on the seventh season of NBC's The Voice, where he was part of Team Pharrell. That's a long way from growing up in a sultry little Texas town known for being the home of sugar cane Dr Pepper. Luke's Dublin home cultivated creativity. The youngest of four children, his insightful…

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June 2016

The Dirty River Boys

Saturday, June 11, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Levitt Pavilion – Arlington, TX, 100 W. Abram St.
Arlington, TX 76010 United States

A hard-scrabble package of folk, rock and bluegrass The Dirty River Boys make music with the type of sound and texture that's soaked in the realities of the hard-scrabble city they call home in the far west Texas desert. They're known for their rousing live shows that feature winning four-part harmonies and stout acoustic instrumentation. Fans clamored for the release of the band’s first two EPs, Long Cold Fall and Train Station, and buzz for their self-titled first full-length recording…

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September 2016

Seryn

Friday, September 16, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Levitt Pavilion – Arlington, TX, 100 W. Abram St.
Arlington, TX 76010 United States
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A folk/pop canvas of sound and harmonies Seryn, a four-piece band from Denton, found its strength in their vast musical talent and understanding the dynamics of how to layer the textures of guitars, ukulele, accordion, bass, viola, banjo and various percussion. Their beauty is gracefully displayed through chilling harmonies. What may at first appear as straight folk songs transcend into menacing walls of sound. Since the Star-Telegram described Seryn as "fast becoming a must-see. One of Denton's hottest bands in…

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