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All Them Witches

All Them Witches Return To Winston-Salem

Heavy riffs get wedded to a shamanic worldview in this American band’s music By John Adamian All Them Witches are not from Winston-Salem, but they have a connection with the city. The band, originally out ...

Twenty-One Pilots show leaves Greensboro in awe

PHOTOS BY TODD TURNER by Katie Ward The show’s first opening act was Judah the Lion who got the crowd excited with their high-energy performance. While I knew very little about this group, this group ...
2016 Gears & Guitars
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National Recording Artists to Headline 2017 Gears & Guitars

Weekend Concludes with Free Concert on Memorial Day at Bailey Park This spring’s Gears & Guitars music festival – a series of concerts performed in conjunction with the Winston-Salem Cycling Classic – will take place ...
Marvelous Funkshun

Marvelous Funkshun at Millennium Center with Perpetual Groove

Marvelous Funkshun/Perpetual Groove The Millennium Center (101 W. 5th St. Winston-Salem) Friday Feb. 24 8-11 p.m. “Marvelous Funkshun, or “The Funkshun,” as fans like to call them, released their first album Live at Ziggy’s in ...
Turn to Crime band from Detroit

Detroit’s Turn To Crime Play Winston-Salem

Glam, industrial, post-punk and pop hooks mix in this band that doesn’t dwell on feelings Maybe pie is the secret. It’s not every artist that can get away with writing a song about pie. But ...
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Mesmerizer Records Keeps It Mystical

New record and book shop in Winston-Salem champions ancient ritual and community spirit Maybe 18th Century Scottish philosopher/economist Adam Smith’s famous concept of the “invisible hand” was a mystical, occult thing. The idea helped explain ...
Keller Williams
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Keller Williams And Leo Kottke Play Greensboro

Stepping away from loops and effects gives Williams a chance to spotlight his raw acoustic guitar skills Keller Williams never really needed all of those crazy loops and multi-instrumentalist antics. Williams, who’s perhaps known best ...

Medicated Sunfish comes to Bull’s Tavern

Medicated Sunfish Bull’s Tavern (408 W. 4th St. Winston-Salem) Friday Feb. 10 9 p.m. “Having just formed in early 2014, Wilmington NC’s own Medicated Sunfish are quickly becoming one of the premier live shows in ...
Lonnie Holley
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Artist and Musician Lonnie Holley to play Winston-Salem’s SECCA

The Atlanta-based artist gathers scraps and junk for his work, but his music is a meditation on America Lonnie Holley’s life story is, in many ways, preposterous. Holley, a visual artist and a musician, who ...
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Luxuriant Sedans Plan Release Show for Double Parked

Second Album by Triad-Area Blues-Rock Excavators The band Luxuriant Sedans aren’t out to rescue the blues exactly. The blues, of course, is a venerable, now timeless, African-American aesthetic style and form, one that infuses gospel, ...