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More quarantine to-dos: Terry Border, the Internet Archive and more

More stay-at-home pursuits from Arkansas Times staff and contributors.

Trillium Salon Series goes remote with Amos Cochran concert

The album’s three solo piano tunes and five pieces for piano, violin and cello will be performed at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 11, and live-streamed from the Facebook page for Fort Smith’s SOL Studios.

Recommended reading: "The Overstory"

Powers' novel is an enthralling contradiction: It is a page-turner about trees and a story about the natural world that highlights what makes us human. It’s also really long, perfect for filling up your suddenly free hours.

Ten Arkansas records to buy during Bandcamp's revenue share waiver

On Friday, March 20, Bandcamp — a streaming platform known for paying artists a bigger share of profits than competitors like Spotify, is waiving its revenue share for all sales conducted between midnight Thursday, March 19, and midnight Friday, March 20. That means more money goes into the pockets of Arkansas musicians like the one on the list provided here.

Schedule your lunch around Argenta Reading Series' mid-day dispatches

ARS Director Guy Choate’s keeping the spirit of the public series going digitally every day at 12:30 p.m. on the ARS Facebook page, by reading work from authors who have appeared at ARS in the past.

Recommended podcast: "Surviving Y2K"

Dan Taberski’s second season of his “Headlong” podcast series (sandwiched between equally interesting seasons focusing on Richard Simmons and the “Cops” television show) is a brilliant, six-episode deep dive into this strange moment in human history, one with some obvious and not so obvious parallels to today.

The ASO's "Bedtime with Bach" series is your new lullaby

Musicians, Irvin said, are “used to this process of practice, rehearse, rehearse, concert. And it’s kind of like, we need to get our fix. We need our audience. We need to be playing for people. And we don’t have that, so hopefully we can have a new way of doing it for the time being, until we can get back in the hall.”
Big Freedia close-up in black and white

The To-Do List: May 2019

Previews of May events to-do in Arkansas, including "Native Gardens" at The Rep, Leon Bridges at The Amp, Bea Troxel at The Undercroft, Big Freedia at the Rev Room and more.

Ben Dickey returns to Little Rock

And more!

'No Tears Suite' at the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center

And much more.

"Chicago" opens at The Rep, Sumokem at South on Main, ASO plays "Ode to Joy" and more

And much more.

Big Cats return to White Water

And much more.

Jimbo Mathus and the Dirty Crooks come to White Water Tavern

And much more.

Heart Society, Dazz & Brie share a bill at South on Main

And much more!

Philip Glass: Works for Piano at Crystal Bridges

And much more.

Steve Martin and Martin Short come to Verizon

And more!

Block Friday at Rev

Plus, much more!

Ian Ethan Case comes to The Joint

Plus, much more.

Come to 2nd Friday Art Night

Plus, much more.

Fabian Almazan Trio comes to South on Main

And much more.