Thanks to the seven bands who played Eddiefest 2017 for their originality and creativity. It's so nice when bands forge new horizons and bring us music that is not mainstream conformity.
Bruce delighted audiences young and old at the Carolina Theatre on April 13th. Here are just a few of the reasons why you should keep your ears open for the noise they are making!
The Pretenders/Stevie Nicks show at PNC began with Chrissie Hynde and friends feeding the fans some electric, punkified rock and roll. Stevie Nicks followed with a two and one half hour testimonial that paired story with song, sharing songs from the vault as well as giving us her classic gold.
This indie folk duo that formed in Tucson in 2004 has got the stuff: Originality, cleverness and talent tightly loop for some solid melodic storytelling.
Just when I thought I knew Shovels & Rope, they delighted me with an amazing evening that's even better than I remembered.
Everything is a little nicer. The humor is a little smarter. The music is more sophisticated. The setting is more formal. The food and beverages are better. And somehow, I got a pass to level up to the grown-ups' table last weekend.
John Scofield's latest expedition Country For Old Men, opened its winter tour at the cozy ArtsCenter in Carrboro, NC paying homage to American country music.
Aussie Day is celebrated and elevated by the music of the Darrel Darnell Experience at Patrick Jane's Restaurant in the Shoppes of Kildaire in Cary, NC.
Wakefield High School's Choruses, Choirs, Ensembles and Chamber Singers presented "A Season of Hope and Dreams" on Friday, December 9, 2016.
Can you recall the days of running to join your friends on the playground? It looked so fun you just jumped right in until you were dragged out of there, practically kicking and screaming by some adult? Welcome to Karl Denson’s Tiny Playground. The fun’s just begun.
Three local bands unite for a night of heavy metal and hard rock to help a brother in need. The "Do It For Dylan Fund" fund raiser at the Korner Pocket in Raleigh was made possible through hard work by a virtual Who's Who in the local Raleigh Music scene. Motrendus, Mechabull, and Ivy Stone gave it their all at the Benefit For Dylan concert.
Chris Robinson Brotherhood presided over the Sunday night service at the Lincoln Theatre, holding hostage the inner souls of those in attendance as they got their psychedelic blues groove on.
Lianne La Havas and Leon Bridges exposed their souls to Durham on Sunday night; they took us to church, provided their own version of service, and in Bridges’s case, danced with reckless abandon.
Down East natives Unknown Tongues brought Cajun Zydeco down by the White Oak River in Swansboro, NC. Visitors to the Crystal Coast should include a Swanfest Series show in their plans when visiting the area.
Sunday's Farmhouse Jam showcasing "Musicians Honoring Musicians" was held in memory of Tony Avery. The annual event was a major musical highlight of the Labor Day weekend.
The Dixie Chicks are talented musicians and songwriters with big voices and an even bigger, beautiful stage presence.
Joe Walsh chronicles his magical musical journey playing songs from his years with the James Gang, Barnstorm, The Eagles, and his solo endeavors. Trust me folks, Joe Walsh is no "Ordinary Average Guy".
Whiskey Myers, Black Stone Cherry, and Shinedown bring some of the best Southern Rock to the Triangle at Red Hat Amphitheater.
Weaving dreams is easy at Floydfest 2016.
Weaving dreams is easy where the Music and the Mountains make Magic. That place is FloydFest 2016 in Southwestern Virginia.