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Winston-Salem Label Does Grassroots Hip-hop

Hip-hop has its centers of gravity. New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, Houston and  Memphis all have thriving scenes and names associated with their sounds. North Carolina may not be linked with a lot of ...
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Vote for ArtsGreensboro to Receive Levitt AMP Greensboro Grant for ...

Fifteen small-to-mid-sized cities will receive funds to produce their own 10-week, outdoor Levitt AMP Music Series in 2018  Online voting is open November 1 through November 20, 2017 at LevittAMP.org  Greensboro, N.C., October 30, 2017 ...
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Modern Robot Puts New Life into the Living Dead

Forty-nine years ago, director George Romero and co-writer Richard Russo created the modern flesh-eating zombie, even though the ghouls of Night of the Living Dead weren’t called that Creole-derived word.  But as soon as they ...
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Chapel Hill’s Jphono1 to Play at on Pop of the ...

Chapel Hill-based musician John Harrison performs and records under the name jphono1. In a 21st century kind of digital-native spin on the whole band-name game, jphono1 is, as you might guess, a part of Harrison’s ...
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Florida Duo Fuse Spirituality, Performance Art and Dance Music in ...

Time is an experimental electronic performance duo that blends performance art, dance and devotion from Florida. I spoke to the pair, Michael and Madhava Collins, both 32, who are a married couple, by phone last ...
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Upcoming Fundraiser for Fellow Americans Impacted in Puerto Rico

*Editor’s note: This story was updated since it has been published. Layton Johnston’s quotes were added along with some changes with the participants of the fundraiser. By: Jessica Clifford After hitting landfall weeks ago, Hurricane ...
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Spider Bags Play Pine State Holiday Music Festival

Rock ‘n’ roll can save your soul. If it’s not a religion, it’s at least a viable organizing principle or a mode of being. Dan McGee, the singer and songwriter and frontman behind Chapel Hill’s ...
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ArtsGreensboro Announces 17DAYS Arts & Culture Festival Schedule for 2017

More than 100 events and performances will take place in dozens of venues across Greensboro during 17DAYS, now entering its seventh year Greensboro, N.C., October 5, 2017 — ArtsGreensboro announced details for the seventh annual ...