Event: Bobby Rush at South on Main presented by Oxfo...

Bobby Rush at South on Main presented by Oxford American

Dates & Times

Fri, Oct 11, 2013 8:00 PM




South on Main
1304 Main Street
Little Rock, AR 72202


The Oxford American, the Little Rock-based “Southern Magazine of Good Writing,” is pleased to present Blues and R&B singer Bobby Rush at South on Main (1304 Main St.), Friday, October 11, 2013, at 8 pm. Doors open at 7 pm.  Tickets are $45 and go on sale Thursday, August 1, at 12 pm via www.metrotix.com. The Oxford American recently featured Rush in a web interview about his latest album release, Down in Louisiana.

Born in Louisiana, Rush spent a portion of his youth living in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, where he earned his Blues chops in local juke joints. His career spans five decades and multiple labels. He first gained national recognition on Billboard’s R&B charts in the 1970s with “Chicken Heads” followed by “I Wanna Do the Do.” 

Rush’s prolific body of work includes more than 25 albums, a Grammy nomination for his album Hoochie Mama, and multiple Blues Music Awards in the “Soul Blues” categories.  He has performed at the King Biscuit Blues Festival many times.