The slow lull of summer is beginning to ramp gradually back up toward fall. Here are some live music offerings this week in Oxford.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 13
Shannon McNally and Garry Burnside — Snackbar
A Hill Country hero and heroine continue their summer residency at Snackbar.
Aaron Hall — Proud Larry’s
The soulful Aaron Hall returns, abetted by Jace Hughes, and Dave Woolworth, and American Idol‘s Keith Sanders.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 14
Shannon McNally and Garry Burnside — Proud Larry’s
The duo provides dinner music from 5 to 7:30.
Moon Pie Curtis & the Fixins — Proud Larry’s
Oxford songwriter Moon Pie Curtis, usually a solo or duo act with Will ” Mister Will” Smith, debuts a full quartet, the Fixins, featuring Smith, Chip Burr, and Jason Ball.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 15
A Mighty Voice — The Library
This fundraiser for the Thisbe & Noah Scott Foundation helps a very important but unsung pediatric cause. Providing entertainment are the Kudzu Kings and Rocket 88.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 16
Durty Crooks featuring Jimbo Mathus — Proud Larry’s
Captain Catfish himself, Jimbo Mathus, never disappoints.
Leo “Bud” Welch — Lamar Lounge
Leo “Bud” Welch proves it’s never too late. The 82-year-old bluesman is back at Lamar Lounge Saturday night.