Unique performance opportunities give musicians a chance to keep playing.
Fayetteville, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Local musicians now have some extra help surviving the COVID-19 pandemic.
Zac Archuleta and his band Arkansauce had a big summer planned.
“We were booked out through this whole year,” he said.
All those shows are now canceled or postponed.
“We were actually two days into an east coast tour when we heard the news about everything shutting down so essentially just long enough to drive out there and drive straight back,” Archuleta said.
Those shows are how bands like Arkansauce make most of their money. So The Walton Arts Center started Hearts to Homes; an online variety show.
“The whole idea was to keep our audience engaged in the arts during this time period when