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The Grasshopper Grill: Country artist Denny Kuller returns

   November 5, 2018   

Thursday, November 8th, The Raven Sisters make a return appearance in the Grasshopper lounge. These real sisters, Jo on guitar and Nora on the cajon drum, roll out an eclectic mix of standards, rock, country, R&B, and even dig into the swampy sounds of the Delta Blues. Dressed and rehearsed to a tee, The Raven Sisters hang their hats on innovative arrangements, audience appeal, a tight show, and well-honed vocal harmonies. With The Raven Sisters, let this Thursday be your new Friday.

The Music in the House presents Devin Angelet and Yarrow

   November 5, 2018   

The Music in the House performance series is hosting its third concert of the 2018/2019 season at the Sedona Hub, a return double show of Devin Angelet and indie folk trio Yarrow, Friday, November 9th at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.). Tickets are $10 at the door.

Sugar & the Mint Bluegrass band extraordinaire Telluride Bluegrass Winner Comes to OTCA

   November 5, 2018   

The Old Town Center for the Arts is hosting a special Encore Evening with Sugar & the Mint Concert at the Old Town Center for the Arts on Saturday, November 10th at 7:00 p.m.

Cornville’s Old Corral- Classic rock with The 11th Hour Band

   October 31, 2018   

Among the Verde Valley’s favorite local watering holes and center of Cornville’s social scene, the Old Corral Bar offers a great lineup of fun for almost any taste. From a casual afternoon chat with friends to a top-notch live music dance and show, the Old Corral delivers. Known for its weekly Saturday night live music scene, the dance floor fills fast, beginning at 8 p.m. in what can be well described as the Cornville Community Dance.

Navajo Blues Guitarist Sir Harrison rocks Sound Bites Grill

   October 31, 2018   

Born and raised in Tucson, Harrison Begay is a full-blood Dine’ (Navajo), who started playing the guitar at the age of thirteen. Experimenting with the sounds of heavy metal, rock, and classical, it would be the soulful melodies of blues music that would capture his attention.

Weekend dance party with DJ ill.Ego, Thunderhorse Band at Cottonwood Main Stage

   October 31, 2018   

Friday, Nov. 2, Main Stage hosts its monthly “First Friday’s Dance Party” with DJ ill.Ego. DJ ill.Ego’s performance roots began at Cottonwood’s Main Stage and have seen him garner a thriving and ever-growing fan base not just in the Verde Valley but throughout Arizona.

9 String Theory: International music duo comes to OTCA

   October 29, 2018   

The Old Town Center for the Arts is presenting the renowned international music duo, 9 String Theory, in concert Saturday, Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. 9 String Theory joins the musical talents of Russian Domra virtuoso Angelina Galashenkova - Reed with the award winning American classical guitarist John Huston.

Family of freaks: The Naughty Bits talk upcoming shows for Halloween, their family holiday

By Kelcie Grega    October 27, 2018   

The band originally began as the costume-clad theatrical group, Yin Yang & Zen Some. Over the years, they were booked more under the moniker, The Naughty Bits – Yin Yang only appearing on Halloween. Now, they’re sticking to The Naughty Bits.

Electrifying, Mind-Blowing Quebéc Traditional-Folk Groove Les Poules à Colin

   October 21, 2018   

The exciting, fresh band with an electrifying, mind-blowing groove, the Folk-Traditional Sensation, from Quebec, Les Poules à Colin are at the Old Town Center for the Arts on Saturday, October 27th at 7:00 p.m.

‘Moment of Truth’ Smooth Jazz with Neamen Lyles at Steakhouse 89A

   October 21, 2018   

Sedona Smooth Jazz, Sedona Jazz in the Country and Steakhouse 89 are excited to announce the pre-concert teaser performance of Neamen Lyles Friday, October 26, 8:30 p.m. starting at Club89 at Steakhousee89 in Sedona.

Sneak peak of band practice with The Naughty Bits

By Kelcie Grega    October 19, 2018   

Pick up this Sunday's Verde Independent or next Wednesday's Kudos to learn more about The Naughty Bits' future in the Verde Valley as well as some of their upcoming projects.

14 million YouTube viewers can’t be wrong; EmiSunshine comes to Old Town Center for the Arts

   October 18, 2018   

The exceptional talents of critically-acclaimed teen music prodigy, EmiSunshine has captured the nation’s attention. EmiSunshine, now on tour, will appear at The Old Town Center for the Arts, Saturday, Oct. 20, 7 p.m. This singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist continues to enchant audiences with her musical wizardry, “salt-of-the-earth” mountain melodies, and lyrics from classic country, blues and folk music.

Enjoy magical music of Meadowlark and William Eaton’s Earth Speak at Sedona Arts Festival

   October 8, 2018   

Continuous live music is an integral part of the 28th annual Sedona Arts Festival Oct. 13-14.

Music In The House at Sedona Hub presents Michael Kollwitz and Jo B. & Walton

   October 8, 2018   

Join Sedona’s Top Ten Billboard-charting New Age Artist Michael Kollwitz and his Chapman Stick along with folk/jazz fan favorite artists Jo B. & Walton from Prescott for a special two-set Music in the House show at the Sedona Hub, Friday, October 12.

Camp Verde Blues Project features blues band The Sugar Thieves

   October 8, 2018   

The Phillip England Center for the Performing Arts Foundation has announced that the inaugural Camp Verde Blues Project will take place on October 13 at 7 p.m.

October, November bring international, national, regional stars to Old Town Center for the Arts

   October 8, 2018   

The Old Town Center for the Arts is pleased to announce a preview of some of the upcoming performances scheduled for October and November 2018. International, regional and local talent will highlight OTCA’s 11th year of presenting music, theater, comedy, art, entertainment and cultural events.

Anthony Mazzella ‘Legends of Guitar concert at Mary D. Fisher Theatre Oct. 18

   October 8, 2018   

Guitar wizard Anthony Mazzella will be performing his “Legends of Guitar” concert at the beautiful Mary Fisher Theater on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 7:30 p.m. Check out his brand new show, including some new song additions.

Chamber Music Sedona opens season with rare violin-guitar duo concert

   October 1, 2018   

Chamber Music Sedona is having its first concert of the 2018-19 season, featuring Grammy Award-winning guitarist Jason Vieaux and rising-star violinist Kristin Lee.

 “Shenanigans and Skullduggery” at the Museum

   October 1, 2018   

The Sedona Heritage Museum presents Michael Peach in a performance of his new original show “Shenanigans and Skullduggery” on Saturday, October 6 at 1:30 p.m.

Student Singer-Songwriter raising funds for Children with Kidney Disease

   October 1, 2018   

Riley Whittaker, a 14-year-old Freshman at Sedona Red Rock High School is raising money for The National Kidney Foundation of Arizona’s Talent Slam in support of Children with Kidney Disease.

Camp Verde Blues Project Features No. 1 Blues Band: The Sugar Thieves

   October 1, 2018   

The Phillip England Center for the Performing Arts Foundation has announced that the inaugural Camp Verde Blues Project will take place on October 13 at 7:00 p.m.

decker. Celebrates new album, ‘Born To Wake Up’

   October 1, 2018   

Sedona-based artist Brandon Decker—who performs solely under the name decker.—will perform a going away concert at Vino di Sedona on Thursday, October 4 at 7 p.m. 

Steakhouse89 dishes up great music all week long

   September 24, 2018   

The following is the live-music schedule from Wednesday, Sept. 26, to Tuesday, Oct. 2, at Sedona’s Steakhouse89:

Classic rock with 11th Hour Band at Cornville’s Old Corral

   September 24, 2018   

Cornville’s Old Corral Bar offers a great lineup of fun for almost any taste. From a casual afternoon chat with friends to a top-notch live music dance and show, the Old Corral delivers.

Thunder & Lightnin’ returns home to Cornville’s Grasshopper Grill

   September 22, 2018   

The Grasshopper Grill, at the corner of Page Springs and Cornville Roads, this week features live entertainment Tuesday, Friday and Saturday.