SPC to host Fest Week April 29 through May 2 in Tom T. Hall Studio


LEVELLAND – The annual Fest Week musical extravaganza hosted by South Plains College’s Creative Arts department is slated for April 29 through May 2 in the Tom T. Hall Production Studio. Each night of the festival showcases the musical talents of SPC ensembles. 

The public is invited to attend, and there is no admission charge. Doors will open at 4:30 p.m. daily with shows starting at 5 p.m. 

Country Fest kicks off the event on Monday (April 29). 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.; Country Jukebox at 6:30 p.m.; SPC Youth Live at 7:15 p.m.; Highway 114 at 8 p.m.; Murky Waters at 8:45 p.m. and Special K & Lil Mo at 9:45 p.m. 

Rock Fest is set for Tuesday (April 30), and will feature classic, metal, alternative rock as well as rock and roll. Performers will be The Holey Donuts at 5 p.m.; Marcus Walmart & His Sale Associates at 5:45 p.m.; Rated T for Tate at 6:30 p.m.; Results May Vary at 7:15 p.m.; The Kings and Queens of Wallney at 8 p.m.; and Mechanism at 8:45 p.m. 

Wednesday (May 1) is Groove Fest, and will feature modern and traditional jazz, R&B and blues music. Performers are Electric Jazz at 5 p.m.; Real Book at 5:45 p.m.; Fat Dawg at 6:30 p.m.; Grammatical Correct at 7:15 p.m.; Hot Pockets at 8 p.m.; and Soul Pox at 8:45 p.m. 

Thursday Night Showcase is Thursday (May 2), and will open with a songwriters listening hour from 5 to 6 p.m. The performances will start at 6 p.m. with SPC’s Thursday Nite Live; Top Rock at 7:30 p.m. and the Touring Ensemble at 9 p.m. 

For more information, contact Brent Wheeler, assistant professor of Commercial Music, at (806) 716-2023.