Fridays after Five

CULTURE- FRIDAYS UPDATE Kings of Fridays: Local country boys changing tune?
Published on Apr 26th, 2007
1 comments Fridays After Five is probably the most high-profile gig in town, and King Wilkie mandolin player Reid Burgess is accordingly excited about the opportunity to take the stage at the Pavilion. It's not...
CULTURE- FRIDAYS UPDATE SOBs: Sons of Bill first out of the gate
Published on Apr 19th, 2007
0 comments One should combine the words "aggressive" and "country" only with the utmost care, lest they conjure images of terrifying rednecks throwing beer cans from a passing pickup. Thank heavens for Sons Of...
Priced out: Rains, City dampen Fridays' parade
Published on Jul 3rd, 2003
0 comments With six of the first 10 Fridays After Five concerts cancelled or at least "affected" by rain, can the popular concert series survive its first season as a pay-per-view? In March, the concert series...
Pay-day: Sponsors fled from Fridays
Published on Mar 20th, 2003
0 comments As complaints mount [see letters in this issue–ed.] over the decision to begin levying an entry charge for a formerly free event, Fridays After Five organizers are blaming their financial woes...
Freebie no more: Fridays After 5 eyes admission charge
Published on Mar 13th, 2003
0 comments For 15 years, Fridays After 5 has been Charlottesville's symbol for summertime when the livin' is easy, the free concerts drawing thousands to the Downtown Amphitheater to throw a blanket on the...