50/50 Tour Stop: # 43 (Concert # 44)
Date: December 4, 1981
Venue: The Library Club (aka The Library). 422 West Dickson St. Fayetteville, AR. 72701.
Find it on Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/8RrcWu4CsY22
I have not been able to find a photo of the inside of the Library Club as it looked circa 1981. Please get in touch if there is a picture from the 50-50 tour era that you can point me to.
Opening Act: Southern Fried.
Poster / Flyer / Handbill: I have not come across a poster, flyer or handbill for the Arkansas 50-50 show to date. Please get in touch if you have a scan that you can share.
Press & Promotion:
Source: Northwest Arkansas Times. December 2, 1981. Pg. 31.
Ticket Price: Unknown.
Ticket Stub: I have not seen a ticket stub from this show to date. Please contact me if you have a ticket stub from this concert for sale.
Attendance: In a March 2016 radio interview, George Thorogood recalls that The Library Club held 125 people.
Thanks to blog reader James G. for the info!
Set List: Unknown.
Was the Concert Recorded? Unknown. Please get in touch if you have any information.
Concert Photos: I have not seen any concert photos for the Destroyers’ Fayetteville 50-50 concert to date.
Concert Reaction: I have not come across a concert review for this show thus far.
Other Notes: None.
Fate of the Venue: The Library Club had a major fire in 1982, but re-opened in 1983. The venue closed for good in 1993.