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Folk Musician And Instructor Happy Traum Returns To MerleFest

Woodstock-based guitarist and singer first came to North Carolina in the ‘50s Happy Traum has been coming to North Carolina for over 60 years. The New York-based folk singer, writer, archivist and educator first hitchhiked ...
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Greensboro’s LeBaron Prepare Full-Length Debut

Shoegaze-y four-piece makes music that blossoms in a studio setting Clarity in music isn’t always a virtue. Sometimes a little murkiness and mud make all the crystal-clear moments stand out that much more in contrast. ...
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Quilla to launch second album

Quilla’s Album Launch The Carolina Theatre (310 S. Greene St. Greensboro) Saturday April 15 8-10:30 p.m. “Join us for a stellar evening of live electronic music at The Crown. Vocalist & producer Quilla will be ...
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The Morbid Fixations of Charming Disaster

Brooklyn duo brings a taste of death in April Is there anything more metal than the myth of Osiris? The story of the Egyptian god of the dead involves dismemberment, a golden phallus, resurrection and ...
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New Jersey’s Rock N Roll Hi Fives hit the road ...

Family Rock Band Plays Winston-Salem Guitar Shop It might be getting harder and harder to alarm one’s parents and to broadcast a sense of alienation and rebellion out into the world. Rock and roll used ...
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Winston-Salem’s True Believer Prepare Hail Bop

Shoegaze-y dream-pop trio make a lot of sound Winston-Salem’s True Believer are set to release their first album-ish thing, a digital EP, this week. When I spoke to Alexis Siebert and Scott Brandenburg, two members ...
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A Greensboro Fest Reboot

Three days of music to showcase the scope of local talent Music festivals have been multiplying lately. Sort of like craft breweries. And, as with beer connoisseurs, many music fans like to know the global ...
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The Visual Scores of Composer Anthony Braxton coming to SECCA

Noted innovator, avant-gardist and improvisor performs to kick off show in Winston-Salem Music and art fans in the area have a very rare chance to see and hear the visual scores and imagery-related music of composer ...
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A Wide-Ranging Full-Length Debut From Brother Wilson

Triad-based singer/songwriter Joel Hodnett ranges from country-rock to blues and soul The new record from Brother Wilson starts with some twang, some strumming and a country-rock song about the difficulty of changing, the battle between ...
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‘Mad Man’ is a Maestro

PHOTOS BY TODD TURNER From the Electric Rake to Bach on the Banjo: A Conversation with Eugene Chadbourne Few people realize Eugene Chadbourne is famous. That’s the paradox of Greensboro’s Secret Cult Music God. I ...