The following is a news release from South Plains College:
South Plains College’s Creative Arts department will host Fest Week Dec. 3-6 (Monday through Thursday) in the Tom T. Hall Production Studio. Each night of the festival will showcase different music ensembles.
The public is invited to attend, and there is no admission charge. Doors will open at 4:30 p.m. daily with the shows starting at 5 p.m.
Country Fest kicks off the event on Dec. 3 (Monday). The evening will feature modern country, traditional country, swing, Texas and southern style country music. Performers will be Pickin’ on the Plains at 5 p.m.; South Plains Playboys at 5:45 p.m.; Murky Waters at 6:30 p.m.; SPC Youth Live at 7:15 p.m.; and Country Jukebox at 8 p.m.
Rock Fest is set for Dec. 4 (Tuesday) and will feature classic, metal, alternative rock as well as rock and roll. Performers will be School of Rock at 5 p.m.; The Kings & Queens of Wallney at 5:45 p.m.; Shark-Tato at 6:30 p.m.; Titanic at 7:15 p.m.; The Rickets at 8 p.m.; The Alvaradoz at 8:45 p.m.; and Sol Glow at 9:30 p.m.
Groove Fest is Dec. 5 (Wednesday), and will feature modern and traditional jazz, R&B and blues music. The show will feature Electric Jazz Ensemble at 5 p.m.; Real Book at 5:45 p.m.; Grammatical Correct at 6:30 p.m.; Funk Shway at 7:15 p.m.; and YaYa at 8 p.m.
Thursday Night Showcase is Dec. 6 (Thursday), and will feature performances Songwriter Listening Hour at 5 p.m.; Touring Ensemble at 6 p.m.; Alterna TV at 7:30 p.m.; and Thursday Nite Live at 9 p.m.
For more information, contact Brent Wheeler, assistant professor of Commercial Music, at (806) 716-2023.
(News release from South Plains College)