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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 ...
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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, ...
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1970s Film Stock makes music that is both experimental and ...

Winston-Salem’s Eddie Garcia Digs Into Effects In Solo Guitar Project Winston-Salem-based guitarist and songwriter Eddie Garcia had been playing in his band for 10 years or so when, in 2014, he started working on some ...
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The Lilly Brothers at The Blind Tiger

The Lilly Brothers/Delta Son/Tiffany Ashton The Blind Tiger (1819 Spring Garden St. Greensboro) Friday Jan. 27 8 p.m. – 2 a.m.   “It’s undeniable that the overwhelming love for music, and all that implies, is ...
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Here And Gone: Kurt Vile sings of 21st-Century anxieties

Kurt Vile has tapped into something. The Philadelphia-based singer, songwriter and guitarist makes music that is psychedelic and trippy, with rippling echoes, clouds of reverb, almost hidden pads of organ, phantom backing vocals, hard-to-place buzzes ...
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A spiritual comeback for guitarist Eric Gales

Guitarist Eric Gales was pretty stoked when I spoke to him last week, just before the snow started falling. Gales, who’s originally from Memphis, Tennessee, has been living in Greensboro since 2012 with his wife, ...
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MerleFest adds six more artists to lineup

MerleFest, presented by Window World and slated for April 27-30, 2017, is proud to announce six more additions to the 2017 lineup: The Avett Brothers, Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, Chatham County Line Electric Holiday, ...
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Highly mobile N.C. band Drag Sounds help christen new record ...

Drag Sounds make artisanal rock-and-roll. That totally made-up designation might not have much to do with their sound, which has clear debts to bands like the Velvet Underground and Television, but it has something to ...
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Reflecting on local music, politics and the view of 2017

There’s a popular consensus that 2016 has been one of the worst years in recent memory. The country feels terminally divided and on the brink of some unknown awful new direction. Pop culture spectacle and ...