Posted 02 Mar 2017
The incomparable Tom Jones takes the stage to perform repertoire from across his long and illustrious career in an exclusive 'Soundstage' performance premiering Thursday, March 9, at 7 p.m. on the Arkansas Educational Television Network.
The special features songs from Jones' recent critically-acclaimed albums, as well as a selection of his iconic hits, that take the audience on a musical journey across the eras and musical spectrum. Over his 50-year career, Jones has sold more than 100 million records and is a Grammy and BRIT Award winner.
Along with sustaining his popularity as a live performer and recording artist for five decades, Jones has garnered the best reviews of his career for his most recent albums, 'Long Lost Suitcase,' 'Spirit in the Room' and 'Praise & Blame.' Joining Jones is renowned bluegrass singer-songwriter and 27-time Grammy winner Alison Krauss.
'Tom Jones: A Soundstage Special Event' will repeat Sunday, March 12, at 1:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. and Monday, March 13, at 8:30 p.m.
The Arkansas Educational Television Network is Arkansas's statewide public television network that enhances lives by providing lifelong learning opportunities for people from all walks of life. AETN delivers local, award-winning productions and classic, trusted PBS programs aimed at sharing Arkansas and the world with viewers. AETN depends on the generosity of Arkansans and the State of Arkansas to continue offering quality programming. Additional information is available at aetn.org. AETN is broadcast on KETS (Little Rock), KEMV (Mountain View), KETG (Arkadelphia), KAFT (Fayetteville), KTEJ (Jonesboro) and KETZ (El Dorado).