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The Gatekeeper Celebrates a Real-life American Heroine

The Gatekeeper: Missy LeHand, FDR, And The Untold Story Of The Partnership That Defined A Presidency by Kathryn Smith. Published by Touchstone. 368 pages. $16.99 retail. Until now, Marguerite Alice “Missy” LeHand (1896-1944) has been ...
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2017 COLTRANE JAZZFEST ANNOUNCES STELLAR SATURDAY LINEUP

High Point, N.C. — Multi-instrumentalist and contemporary saxophone giant Gerald Albright will make his second appearance at the John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival, performing with guitar and vocal sensation Jonathan Butler on Saturday, September ...
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The Little Big String Band to Perform at Muddy Creek ...

The Little Big String Band is performing at Muddy Creek Music Hall in Winston- Salem, North Carolina on July 9 at 2:00 p.m. This four piece band composing of David McGuirt, vocal and guitar; Sharon Fogarty, ...
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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. ...