March 26, 2014 12:00
Let the Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit’s recent demise show how easily myriad factors can sweep away germinating music festivals in the blink of an eye — no matter how strong its lineup. But if 2013 was the year that Phuzz Phest’s radicle firmly took root, then its fourth year is when it will have grown tall enough to cast a real shadow....
March 26, 2014 12:00
Degree fulfillment recitals are usually unglorified academic rigors, rites of passage as rife with apprehension as they are bereft of buzz. Then some are real events, and Silver Hands sideman Aaron Bond’s might be just that....
March 26, 2014 12:00
You need to get back in the arms of Girlfriend The contest for most memorable rock riff of the ‘90s was already over when Nirvana dropped Nevermind in September of 1991, but only took a sing...
March 19, 2014 12:00
There’s a sign on the wall inside of New Orleans’ Preservation Hall that announces the customary request fee for its illustrious house band to play songs from the sprawling NOLA songbook: $5 for traditionals, $10 for others, and $20 for “When the Saints Go Marching In....
March 19, 2014 12:00
Somewhere right now there’s a playlist with both Pelican’s “Last Day of Winter” and Haydn’s “Come, Gentle Spring!” that just got it so right. Almost as right as Lenoir foursome Yaddatu, who sound like the singer from Love on Ice joined Barefoot Truth. They’re playing Turntable on Wednesday....
March 12, 2014 12:00
The barricaded photo area at the front of the stage was a first in the Haw River Ballroom’s two-plus years — co-owner Heather LaGarde confirmed it was stipulated by the tour....
March 12, 2014 12:00
Rock the Block was a dog that just wouldn’t hunt for most of its run, and it’s a win for the city of Winston-Salem that it was put it out of its misery in favor of something with a tad more ambition. If only the same could be said about Greensboro’s Fun Fourth....
March 12, 2014 12:00
Their stop at the Cat’s Cradle with New Orleans indie-folk outfit Hurray for the Riff Raff last Wednesday sold out nearly a week in advance, a development that Hearst remarked upon with uncontained delight. It was not entirely unexpected though, especially after they outshined tour mates and then-headliner Dawes almost one year ago on the same stage....

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