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Young Guitarist Nathan Pope Plays Blues Festival

A lifelong obsession with the instrument started when he was a toddler Nathan Pope has been carrying around a guitar since about the time he started talking, bonding with the instrument in the way that ...
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The Fruitful Anarchy of Crown Larks

Chicago band to play its arty psychedelic post-punk in Winston-Salem Jack Bouboushian sometimes does a funny thing when he’s working on music with his bandmates in the psychedelic post-punk avant-blurt Chicago outfit Crown Larks. Bouboushian ...
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Friday Night Music Club Shakes up Winston-Salem

Friday Night Music Club (FNMC) hit the Winston-Salem music scene in early 2017, and it’s quickly grown from one man’s passion project into a team effort that could aid many groups within the Triad, from ...
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Yarn’s Roots Country Connects New York And North Carolina

Singer/songwriter Blake Christiana and his four-piece make a virtue of constant motion Place looms large in American music. Being from California or New York can set expectations about how a band or artist might sound. ...
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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 ...