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Gabriela la Foley with Derrick Kirkman

Gabriela la Foley with Derrick Kirkman Doodad Farm (4701 Land Rd. Greensboro) Thursday Nov. 10 6:30-9:30 p.m. “We happened to catch Gabriela la Foley performing recently and just HAD to pull her in for a ...
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GTCC band Mightier Than Me releases record shaped by the ...

Wes Frank Norman hasn’t always gotten the best advice about being a musician. As a teenager, after approaching an older gentleman who he knew played some guitar, the older player asked: “Do you have any ...
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Rolling Stones sideman and go-to keyboardist Chuck Leavell talks trees ...

Chuck Leavell was at his chainsaw guy’s place earlier this week when he called me. People who make a living with the subtle musculature of their fingers and the fine-boned dexterity of their hands have ...
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Carrie Paz at the Tasting Room

Carrie Paz The Tasting Room (901 S. Chapman St. Greensboro) Friday Nov. 4 7 p.m. “Carrie Pazdziora was born in northeastern North Carolina, where the grass is always green but the blues are at your ...
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Dance From Above Halloween 2016 The Crown at Carolina Theatre (310 S. Greene St. Greensboro) Thursday Oct. 27 9 p.m. “The time has come! Come out to celebrate our third Halloween Edition of Dance From ...
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Multi-talented Greensboro performer/producer Imani Pressley lets the sound dictate

Submitting to the Music Imani Pressley — a singer, multi-instrumentalist and producer — got her first thrill from music-making by tinkering around with a drum machine when she was nine. Pressley’s parents both make music; ...
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Sean Patrick and the Newgrass Revolution Bull’s Tavern (408 W. 4th St. Winston-Salem) Thursday Oct. 20 9 p.m. “One day not that long ago Sean-Patrick found a sound repeating in his head. It did not ...
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Filmmaker assembles documentary about Greensboro soul and funk from the ...

Filmmaker Doug Klesch wants people to appreciate Greensboro’s rich musical history, and the human stories behind that history, particularly within the realm of soul. In the ‘60s and ‘70s, the city was a crossroads on ...
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Hope Nicholls and Aaron Pitkin stay true to free-form with ...

Playing the drums is often thought of in terms of raw caveman sensibilities — getting in touch with some primal pulse, pounding out patterns on animal skin, generating vibrations that have an almost concussive force. ...
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Greensboro rapper Seers celebrates new release

Seers is a rapper. He grew up in Brevard, North Carolina, a sleepy, rainy and woodsy place outside of Asheville. At the moment, Seers isn’t eager to give out the name on his birth certificate. ...