Kevin Kerby + Battery will perform a free concert at the Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) studios Thursday, March 24, at 7 p.m. for an upcoming episode of "AETN Presents: On the Front Row."
The public is invited to this free performance, which will be taped for broadcast at a later date. Anyone interested in being part of the audience is asked to R.S.V.P. at www.aetn.org/rsvp and arrive at the studio by 6:15 p.m. on March 24. AETN is located at 350 South Donaghey in Conway.
Kevin Kerby + Battery features entertaining, energetic rock 'n' roll and the honest songwriting style of lead singer, Kevin Kerby. The band often uses on-stage antics to help draw in the audience with a feeling of familiarity. Battery consists of Geoff Curran, guitars; Joshua Bentley, bass; and Marcus Lowe, drums and backup vocals.
Kerby's previous band Mulehead was a popular staple of the Central Arkansas independent music scene in the '90s and was featured in the 2007 documentary film "Towncraft" about the vibrant underground music movement during that period.
Kevin Kerby + Battery is signed to Little Rock-based Max Recordings.
AETN Presents features a variety of arts and cultural subjects. Previously included in the series have been the Arkansas Acoustic Festival; performances by the Cate Brothers, Trout Fishing in America, Dale Hawkins, Wayland Holyfield and Friends, Shannon Boshears Band and Epiphany; and On the Same Page with authors Buzz Bissinger, Billy Collins, John T. Edge and Kenneth L. Smith.
The Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) is Arkansass statewide public television network that enhances lives by providing lifelong learning opportunities for people from all walks of life. AETN delivers local, award-winning productions and classic, trusted PBS programs aimed at sharing Arkansas and the world with viewers. AETN depends on the generosity of Arkansans and the State of Arkansas to continue offering quality programming. For more information, visit www.aetn.org, or follow the AETN blog at www.aetn.org/engage. AETN is broadcast on KETS (Little Rock), KEMV (Mountain View), KETG (Arkadelphia), KAFT (Fayetteville), KTEJ (Jonesboro), and KETZ (El Dorado).