SPC to host Fest Week May 1-4 in Tom T. Hall Studio


LEVELLAND – South Plains College’s Creative Arts department will host Fest Week May 1-4 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. Monday through Wednesday (May 1-3) with the shows starting at 5 p.m. On Thursday (May 4) the doors will open at 5:30 p.m. with the show beginning at 6 p.m. 

Country Fest kicks off the event on Monday (May 1). 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.; the Black Water Revival at 7:15 p.m.; All the Fixin’s at 8 p.m.; and Country Jukebox at 8:45 p.m. 

Rock Fest is set for Tuesday (May 2), and will feature classic, metal, alternative rock as well as rock and roll. Performers will be School of Rock at 5 p.m.; Queen of Saigon at 5:45 p.m.; Captain Geech & the Shrimp Shack Shooters at 6:30 p.m.; SPC Youth Live at 7:15 p.m.; Lead Foot at 8 p.m.; The Kings & Queens of Wallney at 8:45 p.m.; Tatebeat at 9:30 p.m.; Halle & The Reids at 10:15 p.m.; and Mousse Abuse at 11 p.m. 

Groove Fest is Wednesday (May 3), and will feature modern and traditional jazz, R&B and blues music. The show will feature Electric Jazz at 5 p.m.; Real Book at 5:45 p.m.; Blue Plate Special at 6:30 p.m.; The Closers at 7:15 p.m.; The Road Less Traveled at 8 p.m.; and Stank Face at 8:45 p.m. 

Thursday Night Showcase is Thursday (May 4), and will feature performances by SPC’s ensembles Funky See – Funky Do at 6 p.m.; Thursday Nite Live at 7:30 p.m.; and Alterna TV at 9 p.m. 

All shows will be broadcast live NTS on Cable Channel 64 and streamed live over the Internet. Go to https://new.livestream.com/SPCCreativeArts for the link to watch the shows live via the Internet. 

For more information, contact Stuart Moody, chairperson of the Creative Arts department, at (806) 716-2276.