Sunday, September 20, 2020

Arts & Entertainment

Music in the Hall Gospel Series

Oxford gospel groups hoist harmonies Heavenward The Music in the Hall Gospel series included Oxford gospel groups Anointed Faith Singers, the Harmonious Harmoneers, and the...

Video: Tacky Townie Christmas 2012

Raising funds and glasses of nog Oxford, Mississippi, musicians performed on December 7, 2012, at Proud Larrys' to raise funds for the Northwest Mississippi Red...

Townies Get Tacky 'Round the Tannenbaum

Garish garb and live music benefit local Red Cross chapter By Tad Wilkes tad.wilkes@hottytoddy.com Christmas parties with a decidedly "tacky" dress code are all the rage of...

Treasured Trash

Readings and music celebrate anniversary of Found Magazine By Tad Wilkes tad.wilkes@hottytoddy.com Many people's trash is Davy Rothbart's treasure. Found Magazine creator Rothbart comes to Oxford as part...

Hannah Book Launch Today, Dec. 4

Authors converge to share perspectives and tales By Tad Wilkes, Nightlife & Lifestyles Editor tad.wilkes@hottytoddy.com VOX Press invites the public to Off Square Books at 5:30 p.m....

Photo Gallery: Oxford Art for Your Tree

Annual ornament auction a focal point in local arts, Dec. 6, with food, wine, and cocktail tastings By Tad Wilkes tad.wilkes@hottytoddy.com The Yoknapatawpha Arts Council has a...

John Tesh Brings Christmas Show to Ford Center (with video)

Big Band Christmas celebrates the season on December 16 By Tad Wilkes, Nightlife & Lifestyle Editor tad.wilkes@hottytoddy.com Many know him from Entertainment Tonight and his myriad other...

Barry Hannah Friends Refuse to Have a Bad Day

Writer's comrades recount tales in A Short Ride: Remembering Barry Hannah By Emily Gatlin emilygatlin@bellsouth.net I did not always love Barry Hannah. In fact, there was a...

Show Review: Sufjan Stevens

Sufjan Stevens’s Christmas Sing-A-Long Seasonal Affective Disorder Yuletide Disaster Pageant On Ice unites Lyric crowd in yuletide cheer By Ben Hurston, Student, Meek School of...

'Art!' the Herald Angels Sing

Live art auction at Southside benefits UM Department of Art By Tad Wilkes, Nightlife & Lifestyles Editor tad.wilkes@hottytoddy.com Southside Gallery is hosting the University of Mississippi Department...

Must Read

Oxford Artists Spruce Up Local Bus Shelters

The city of Oxford has partnered with local artists for a new pop-up public art project entitled “The Shelter Show.”

Lawrence Wells: Willie Morris and The Ole Miss Magazine

This is an excerpt from Lawrence Well's new book "In Faulkner's Shadow: A Memoir" (University Press of Mississippi, Fall 2020), available for purchase as of September 15, 2020.

Thacker Mountain Radio Hour Expands Into Memphis, Chattanooga

The Thacker Mountain Radio Hour will start its fall 2020 season with more listeners than ever.

Allen Boyer: Review of “In Faulkner’s Shadow: A Memoir,” by Lawrence Wells

This Friday, September 18, 2020, at 5 p.m. Central Time on Zoom, Square Books is hosting Larry Wells in conversation with Bill Dunlap to discuss “In Faulkner’s Shadow.”