July 23, 2014 12:00
an hour away atop a Virginia plateau with a fish-eyed view of the Blue Ridge Parkway, optimal conditions at FloydFest rival that of any festival in the world. Unfortunately, last year revealed the kind of inhospitable place it can become when thye’re less than optimal....
July 23, 2014 12:00
byRyan Snyder The first three days of Merge 25 are as sold out as sold out can be, but Saturday is still wide open and Whitney Baker will have a pair of tickets for her at the gate to see Neutral Milk Hotel, Caribou et al....
July 23, 2014 12:00
Today, four members of the “classic” Feat lineup still form the core of the band along with Tackett, but it’s spawned multiple iterations....
July 16, 2014 12:00
The impending shift of North Carolina’s film industry from verdant economic incubator to political martyr presents a grim forecast for the more tangible columns on a balance sheet, but there’s at least one intangible asset that could also be deemed unrecoverable....
July 16, 2014 12:00
Contrary to what the image on the Blind Tiger’s website might suggest, Wednesday night’s Morning Lights show will not feature the Steel City piano pop might-have-beens. They’ve been broken up for five years with no plans for that to change....
July 16, 2014 12:00
The fourth and biggest night, the daylong Aug Saturday, 13 July 26 concert outside of Wed the Cat’s Cradle headlined by Neutral Milk Hotel (pause for a moment; drink in the fact you’re about to read about a concert ticket giveaway for Neutral Milk Hotel in 2014), is not, and YES! Weekly....
July 9, 2014 12:00
Still one of the most potent, if underrated combinations in rap, 8Ball and MJG scratched out an indelible imprint through a raunchy, uncompromising lyrical style that asked no quarter and gave no quarter. Two decades ago, their full-length debut Comin’ Out Hard did for West Tennessee what UGK’s Too Hard to Swallow was doing for East Texas....
July 9, 2014 12:00
Wednesday presents the third opportunity in the past four months to catch the Canadian neo-folk fusionists the Duhks, as they bring their partially reconstituted classic lineup to the Roots Revival Stage in Winston-Salem to play their first new material in six years....
July 9, 2014 12:00
Bit Brigade don’t just live-score time trials of 8-bit classics like “Ninja Gaiden” and “Castlevania”, they create double-edged spectacles of laser-precise gaming and brain-freezing prog shredfests....

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