From: Laura Harris, Director of Media Relations
(318) 342-5447, email@example.com
Spring Fever Musicfest 2008 to highlight Tracy Lawrence and other popular music artists April 17
As part of Spring Fever Musicfest 2008, various artists will perform in a free concert at ULM Thursday, April 17, beginning at 1 p.m. in the University of Louisiana at Monroe’s Bayou Park.
Gareth Asher, a “modern Motown” artist, will kick off the afternoon at 1 p.m., sharing his love of the ‘60s and ‘70s with a contemporary twist.
Following Asher will be Travis Matte and the Kingpins, a zydeco band from South Louisiana, who will play at 2:30 p.m.
The Benjy Davis Project is a Louisiana band formed out of Baton Rouge. Their music is alternative rock and will begin at 4 p.m.
Stoney LaRue, a country singer from southeastern Oklahoma, will play at 5:30 p.m.
Award-winning country music star Tracy Lawrence will be the highlight of the afternoon. Lawrence is scheduled to play at 7 p.m.
The concert, sponsored by Campus Activities Board, is free to all, including the general public.
For more information about the artists and other Spring Fever events (April 14 – 18), please visit: www.ulm.edu/springfever.