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Dieselbilly: Bill Kirchen, a Master of the Telecaster

@johnradmianThe Fender Telecaster may not be the most complicated instrument. But players like Bill Kirchen make the most of the guitar, exploring rarely traveled regions of twang and metallic brightness. His playing gleams like a ...

Champions of the Weird: Greensboro’s the Difficulties

In March 2015, Rachel York could not determine if she was still a musician.It had been nearly two years since York, the youngest daughter in a family of musicians, graduated from Eastern Carolina University with ...

SAM MOSS: Tone, Taste, and Tenacity

The dream is set in Rubber Soul, a now defunct Winston-Salem club and a favorite Moss haunt. My band at the time, the Liquorhouse Soul Revue, was performing. Moss had played guitar in the Revue ...


Tim Mabe was then the owner of Baity's Backstreet Music Garden on Baity Street, one of Winston-Salem's most prestigious and successful livemusic venues.

The Luxuriant Sedans Release Born Certified

The Luxuriant Sedans recorded Born Certified this past May at The Fidelitorium in Kernersville. Mark Williams, a studio veteran who worked at Reflection Sound Studio in Charlotte for 18 years, produced the album.