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Roger Waters shakes up Greensboro Coliseum with politically charged, beloved ...

The Greensboro Coliseum Complex hosted Roger Waters’ “Us + Them Tour” on July 18, after almost two months and 23 shows on the road across the United States. Waters’ band included Lucius vocalists Jess Wolfe and Holly Laessig, saxophonist Ian ...
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Making Greensboro nasty again at New York Pizza

One band is frustrated with the Greensboro scene because of its alleged “lack of good rock ’n’ roll.” Aaron Coker and Jeremy Fountain are Spider Bitch, the self-proclaimed “blend of dirty, greasy, heavy, garage rock ...
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Ani DiFranco-approved folk singer/songwriter Chastity Brown comes to Greensboro

The singer and songwriter Chastity Brown was raised playing music in a Pentecostal church in western Tennessee. But she didn’t stay focused on the church for too long. She got kicked out of seminary school ...
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Eclectic soul-rock outfit returns to the Triad

A tent revival is supposed to be boisterous. It’s not a quiet, introspective, monastic situation. It’s rowdy. It’s about embracing the spirit and bringing it to the people, maybe jump-starting an electrifying conversion experience. So, ...
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Building community through Latin dancing

If you are near the 512 S. Elm St. on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday evenings, it is likely that you will hear Latin tunes that may intentionally or unintentionally put a skip into your ...
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Hyper-productive, experimentalist Gary Heidt makes Greensboro his creative lab

Gary Heidt is a wide-ranging dude. Heidt, who moved to Greensboro in 2015 from New York City, is a guitarist, a D.J. on college radio, a poet, an artist, a songwriter, an independent scholar, a ...
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Eclectic soul-pop-gospel group pays tribute to their Robeson County roots

When people talk about the melting-pot culture of America, it’s usually a cute way of signaling that something has a pleasant mix or a curious combination of components. But Dark Water Rising, a band originally ...
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LOCAL TALENT: Triad’s Best winner shares his passion for suicide ...

Chris Hathcock was the Triad’s Best winner of Best Songwriter, Best Bassist, Best Guitarist, Best Percussionist, Best Musician in the Triad and his band, The Reticent was named the Best Live Triad Music Show of ...
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Greensboro’s Magpie Thief play Winston-Salem

The Greensboro duo Magpie Thief had some hard-to-ignore, real-life events shaping the music they made last year. Singer, songwriter and banjo player Emily Stewart had a cat that was killed by a neighbor’s unrestrained, aggressive ...