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The Greg Humphreys Electric Trio plays Winston-Salem

The college rock of the mid-’80s — R.E.M., the Smiths and local bands like Let’s Active and the dBs — shaped the music Greg Humphreys made. He went on to draw on his love of ...
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Jazz festival gives back to aspiring Triad musicians

At a time when students are faced with the results of budget cuts to the art and music programs in many school systems, a select group of students in the Triad area will receive new ...
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Yestival to kick off in Greensboro

On Aug. 4 the White Oak Amphitheatre at the Greensboro Coliseum will be screaming “yes!” as the progressive rock legends and 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Yes take the stage, and kick ...
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Talented trio receives Kenan kudos

Three incoming freshmen at University of North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem are the 2017 Kenan Excellence Scholars, named for William R. Kenan Jr. (1872-1965), the esteemed business mogul and philanthropist born in ...
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Eclectic soul-pop-gospel group pays tribute to their Robeson County roots

When people talk about the melting-pot culture of America, it’s usually a cute way of signaling that something has a pleasant mix or a curious combination of components. But Dark Water Rising, a band originally ...
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Greensboro’s Magpie Thief play Winston-Salem

The Greensboro duo Magpie Thief had some hard-to-ignore, real-life events shaping the music they made last year. Singer, songwriter and banjo player Emily Stewart had a cat that was killed by a neighbor’s unrestrained, aggressive ...