Kevin Kerby+Battery is Geoff Curran, guitars; Joshua Bentley, bass; and Marcus Lowe, drums and backup vocals. Kerby's previous band Mulehead was a popular stapel of the Central Arkansas indie music scene in teh '90s and was featured in the 2007 documentary "Towncraft" about the vibrant underground music movement during that period. Kevin Kerby + Battery is signed to Little Rock-based Max Recordings.
As the Creative Chair for Jazz with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Herbie Hancock joins classical sensation and 28-year-old Music Director Gustavo Dudamel for the opening of this years season at Walt Disney Concert Hall. You wont want to miss Gershwin with a jazzy spin with an outstanding symphony behind it all. Where is that keyboard going to be? Youre in luck, its there with Herbie at the realm, his first time as a professional musician playing a piece thats classical injected with jazz.Celebrating Gershwin - tons 'o fun.
Hes 28. TIME named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world. People line up just to see his musical brilliance. And Los Angeles has him for your viewing pleasure….get your eyeballs (and ears) full of this Venezuelans floppy curly hair and grand gestures and a smile that doesnt quit. Mesmerizing.
TUNE IN Friday, Jan. 6 at 6:30 p.m. for "AETN Presents: On the Front Row with Kevin Kerby+Battery" and 9 p.m. for Great Performances: Herbie Hancock, Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Phil Celebrate Gershwin."
“Agri Arkansas” - June 2016
This month, join us to take a look at the Natural State’s global reach. What are the products that Arkansas farmers sell around the world, and how are we expected to fare in a declining export market? We’ll also have an update on a farm-to-fuel initiative in DeWitt and make a visit to the Olde Crow General Store at the junction of Highways 9 and 5 in the latest “Agri Arkansas” on Sunday, June 26, at 1 p.m.
“A Deeper Look: The Poverty Divide in Arkansas” airs June 27
Arkansas is currently ranked fourth in the nation with most people in poverty: one of every five people lives below the poverty line. How does this affect our state and what resources are available to help anyone who is struggling? Find out as we further the conversation about poverty and opportunity in “A Deeper Look: The Poverty Divide in Arkansas” Monday, June 27, at 9 p.m.
Turn Up the Heat With Sunday Night Drama
The weather isn’t the only thing heating up this summer! From “Vicious” and “Endeavour” to “Dancing on the Edge” and “The Tunnel,” get ready for new seasons, new series, a special series finale and more! Masterpiece PBS is ready for summer — with plenty of romance, mystery and even murder — and June is just the beginning.
Win an “I Can Readathon!” Event Kit - Facebook Contest
Travel to new places, different times and even new worlds this summer by reading together! You can help the kids in your life fight the summer slump and win a Harper Collins “I Can Read” event kit by entering our I Can Readathon! Facebook Contest June 13-30. Learn how you can enter and host a summer reading party for 20!
PBS KIDS ScratchJr Pine Bluff - Coding for Tomorrow
Through a grant from PBS and the Verizon Foundation, AETN Early Childhood Education has been proud to partner with Pine Bluff School District elementary schools to hold the PBS KIDS ScratchJr Camp. This camp, which directly addresses the Arkansas Department of Education’s goals to integrate computing concepts into the classroom, is revolutionary because it supports critical thought processing with computational thinking and problem solving. Learn five ways that Pine Bluff is laying the groundwork for students to achieve basic computer coding after the jump!