As Elton John prepares to start his final tour (he will play Legacy Arena at the BJCC Dec. 4) I’m looking back at my 25+ Elton concerts. The first was Sunday July 18, 1976 at Memorial Coliseum in Tuscaloosa. I was 15! Ticket price, $8.75. Here’s a picture of my Concert Program and ticket. The […]
WDJC Hosted this year’s Winter Jam last night (February 18th) at a packed Legacy Arena at the BJCC in Birmingham. Winter Jam is Christian Music’s largest annual tour with 10 of today’s top Christian Artists. There was music for every taste. Kari Jobe, Newsong, Building 429, Skillet, Jordan Feliz, Dan Bremnes and many more! Here’s […]
ARCA is happy to welcome back 97.7, the Peach, who will be doing a live remote from our Record and CD Show on Friday, March 2 from 3-5. As you come into the Record Show, please stop by and say ‘Hi.” They usually have some free stuff. Remember, the Peach plays all those great oldies […]
This is a re-print from The Zombies Facebook Page: It is with deep sadness that I learned this morning that my dear cousin and lifelong friend, Jim Rodford, died this morning after a fall on the stairs. More details are not yet known about the exact cause of death. Jim was not only a magnificent […]
Here’s a few tips for those of you attending our CD and Record Show at the BESSEMER Civic Center: Each dealer is independent–there’s no checkout like a grocery store–pay each dealer separately for your purchase. Bring cash in a range of denominations–no one likes to break a $100 for a small purchase. Some dealers can […]
ARCA has mailed information to last year’s show dealers. Returning dealers in good standing will receive table priority until January 20, 2018. We expect demand for tables to far exceed our capacity and you should respond immediately. If you are either new to the show or did not participate in our 2017 show, contact Joe Reddick at firstname.lastname@example.org to […]
The SPRING 2018 Atlanta Record and CD Show is 10 AM-4PM on Sunday, March 4, at The Marriott Century Center Hotel – 2000 Century Blvd NE Atlanta Ga. following ARCA’s show on March 2-3, 2018. This is a great opportunity to check out two great shows on the same weekend. Have a full weekend of […]
Our Record and CD Show will be held at the Bessemer Civic Center on March 2 & 3, 2018. On Friday, the Early Bird session starts at 1 pm with an admission charge of $10. The $5 general admission hours on Friday are 4-9 pm and 9 am – 5 pm on Saturday. Will this be your […]
We don’t have an official meeting in January. We will be meeting at Fred’s house on January 20th to prepare for our Record Show. Connie and Fred will be hosting the meeting. Be there at 11:00 AM if you are interested in lunch! More details will be in your January newsletter.
Legendary record producer and Fame studio owner Rick Hall, the man regarded as the “Father of Muscle Shoals Music,” died early Tuesday morning (01/02/2017), according to the Alabama Music Hall of Fame. Reportedly in declining health in recent months, Hall was 85.