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The singer and songwriter balances familiarity with subtle twists

Coco Hames was driving around Arkansas helping dogs. When I called her last week, the singer and songwriter was doing good deeds, assisting with rescue dogs, reducing canine suffering, making sure formerly neglected or abused ...
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On Pop of The World hosts Television’s founder and Winston-Salem ...

By: Matty Sheets  Television, along with Patti Smith and the Talking Heads, got their start in the mid-‘70s playing at the now famous East Village venue, CBGB. These musicians changed the face, the ears, the ...
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First-ever Porchfest rocks the Dunleath Historic Neighborhood

Twenty-three front porches in the Dunleath Historic Neighborhood spread out over five streets hosted a free community-centered and family-friendly music festival on June 10 from noon to 5 p.m. The festival was called Porchfest and ...
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Quartet explores NC pride on their new album

If you’re smart, talented, creative, cool and you live in North Carolina, Terrance Richard really wants you to stay here. Richard, frontman and singer of Charlotte indie-rock quartet Junior Astronomers, has seen too many interesting ...
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Praise Band Converts Psalms to Music Using Numerology

Grace Baptist Tabernacle in King is the home of a unique musical project “I don’t look like your typical Bible-thumper,” says Chris Graham. He’s right. He looks a little more like an avid gamer who’s ...
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Susto Play Gears & Guitars Festival with Barenaked Ladies

South Carolina band supplies jolts of lyrical honesty The South Carolina band Susto take their name from a Spanish word for a kind of spiritual crisis or rupture. A state of panic and feeling lost. ...
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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 ...