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Detroit’s Turn To Crime Play Winston-Salem

Glam, industrial, post-punk and pop hooks mix in this band that doesn’t dwell on feelings Maybe pie is the secret. It’s not every artist that ...
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Mesmerizer Records Keeps It Mystical

New record and book shop in Winston-Salem champions ancient ritual and community spirit Maybe 18th Century Scottish philosopher/economist Adam Smith’s famous concept of the “invisible ...
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Keller Williams And Leo Kottke Play Greensboro

Stepping away from loops and effects gives Williams a chance to spotlight his raw acoustic guitar skills Keller Williams never really needed all of those ...
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Artist and Musician Lonnie Holley to play Winston-Salem’s SECCA

The Atlanta-based artist gathers scraps and junk for his work, but his music is a meditation on America Lonnie Holley’s life story is, in many ...
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Luxuriant Sedans Plan Release Show for Double Parked

Second Album by Triad-Area Blues-Rock Excavators The band Luxuriant Sedans aren’t out to rescue the blues exactly. The blues, of course, is a venerable, now ...
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1970s Film Stock makes music that is both experimental and ...

Winston-Salem’s Eddie Garcia Digs Into Effects In Solo Guitar Project Winston-Salem-based guitarist and songwriter Eddie Garcia had been playing in his band for 10 years ...
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Here And Gone: Kurt Vile sings of 21st-Century anxieties

Kurt Vile has tapped into something. The Philadelphia-based singer, songwriter and guitarist makes music that is psychedelic and trippy, with rippling echoes, clouds of reverb, ...
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A spiritual comeback for guitarist Eric Gales

Guitarist Eric Gales was pretty stoked when I spoke to him last week, just before the snow started falling. Gales, who’s originally from Memphis, Tennessee, ...
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Highly mobile N.C. band Drag Sounds help christen new record ...

Drag Sounds make artisanal rock-and-roll. That totally made-up designation might not have much to do with their sound, which has clear debts to bands like ...
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Reflecting on local music, politics and the view of 2017

There’s a popular consensus that 2016 has been one of the worst years in recent memory. The country feels terminally divided and on the brink ...