Calendar

Feb
17
Fri
George McConnell acoustic solo live at Champy’s Chicken in Muscle Shoals, Alabama @ Champy's Chicken
Feb 17 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
George McConnell acoustic solo live at Champy's Chicken in Muscle Shoals, Alabama @ Champy's Chicken

Saturday, February 17, 2017
George McConnell acoustic solo live at 
Champy’s Chicken in Muscle Shoals, Alabama
(George has special permission to cross the border!)
with Cary Hudson

Oct
7
Sat
George McConnell & The Nonchalants at the Loblolly Festival in Laurel, Mississippi – October 7, 2017 @ Loblolly Festival
Oct 7 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
George McConnell & The Nonchalants at the Loblolly Festival in Laurel, Mississippi - October 7, 2017 @ Loblolly Festival

There are so many reason to look forward to fall in the south… a break from summer’s temperatures, football, pumpkin spice everything, and LOBLOLLY FESTIVAL!  This year’s festival will be held on Saturday, October 7th and will feature live music, craft demonstrations, vendors and food trucks from across the south.

Let Us Entertain You!

Our music lineup offers something for everyone!

From 9:00 -10:00 a.m., Pinebelt musician and artist, Thomas Jackson, will take the stage. At 10:20 a.m.Scott Chism & the Better Half will bring their traditional country style to the stage.  You’re sure to be entertained by their blend of traditional country and hillbilly bluegrass!  During the lunchtime hours (11:55-1:00 p.m.) you’ll enjoy the unique mix of originals plus covers styled by Galen Martin & the Crutches.  Be sure to stick around for the cutting edge sounds of award-winning bluesman, Lightnin Malcolm, beginning at 1:35 p.m.  This one-man-band has rocked juke joints across the south combining elements of Funk, Soul, Rock, Reggae, Hip Hop, West African World Beat, Gospel and Country.  Rounding out our performers this year is southern rock guitarist, George McConnell & The Nonchalants.  You might recognize McConnell from his time as lead guitarist in the bands BeanlandKudzu Kings and Widespread Panic.  McConnell’s style blurs the lines between classic rock, jazz, soul, blues, and country, and creates a sound all his own.  With two decades of stage experience, you’re sure to be entertained by this Mississippi native!

 

Official 2017 Loblolly Festival Music Lineup

9:00 a.m. – Thomas Jackson

10:20 a.m. – Scott Chism & the Better Half

11:55 a.m. – Galen Martin & the Crutches

1:35 p.m. – Lightnin Malcolm

3:30 p.m. – George McConnell & The Nonchalants

Nov
25
Sat
George McConnell solo acoustic Saturday, November 25 at Smith’s in Corinth, Mississippi @ Smith's
Nov 25 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
George McConnell solo acoustic Saturday, November 25 at Smith's in Corinth, Mississippi @ Smith's

George is back this Saturday night at Smith’s in Corinth, Mississippi!

Jul
5
Thu
George McConnell Solo Acoustic show at Proud Larry’s in Oxford, Mississippi @ Proud Larry's
Jul 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

George McConnell
Solo Acoustic show
at Proud Larry’s
in Oxford, Mississippi
Thursday, July 12, 2018
7:30-9:30

Jul
12
Thu
George McConnell Solo Acoustic show at Proud Larry’s in Oxford, Mississippi @ Proud Larry's
Jul 12 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

George McConnell
Solo Acoustic show
at Proud Larry’s
in Oxford, Mississippi
Thursday, July 5, 2018
8:00 pm

Oct
24
Wed
George McConnell Acoustic Solo live at Blue Canoe in Tupelo, Mississippi @ Blue Canoe
Oct 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
George McConnell Acoustic Solo live at Blue Canoe in Tupelo, Mississippi @ Blue Canoe

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
George McConnell acoustic solo live at 
Blue Canoe in Tupelo, Mississippi
7:30-9:30 pm