Martin Sexton to Perform at Walton Arts Center

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS, March 13, 2018 – American singer-songwriter Martin Sexton is bringing his genre-blending tapestry of sound and story to Walton Arts Center on Wednesday, April 4 at 7:30 pm.

Tickets are $20 to $30 and can purchase tickets online at, in person at the Walton Arts Center Box Office or by calling 479.443.5600. 

Martin Sexton is touring in support of his ninth studio release, Mixtape of the Open Road. The Wall Street Journal andCMT premiered tracks from the album. Bothe the album and the tracks have since garnered much critical acclaim.

Sexton got his start singing in the streets and subways of Boston in the early ‘90s. Still fiercely independent, he’s headlined venues from The Fillmore to Carnegie Hall and has influenced a generation of contemporary artists. His songs have appeared in television series including “Scrubs,” “Parenthood,” “Masters of Sex” and in numerous films, though it's his incendiary live show, honest lyrics and vocal prowess that keep fans coming back for more.

"The real thing, people." — Billboard

"Outstanding taste in songwriting as well as a soul-marinated voice." — Rolling Stone

Walton Arts Center is Arkansas’ largest and busiest performing arts presenter. Each year more than 195,000 people from Arkansas, Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma and beyond attend more than 400 public events at Walton Arts Center, including performances, rehearsals, community gatherings, receptions, weddings and more. Approximately 45,000 students and teachers participate annually in arts learning programs at Walton Arts Center, and almost 200 volunteers donate 21,000 hours of time each year to its operations. Walton Arts Center presents entertainers and artists from around the world including Broadway musicals, renowned dance companies, international artists, up-and-coming jazz musicians and more. As a non-profit organization, Walton Arts Center enjoys the generous support of public sector funding, corporate sponsorship and private donors, allowing audience members to pay on average only 45% of the cost of programs offered. To learn more about Walton Arts Center, visit