Lila Brown's smooth classic rock rhythms and impeccable style drew a large crowd to the stage at the 20th annual Carrboro Music Festival on Sunday. Brown is a member of Secret Monkey Weekend, alongside her stepdad and sister. "My mom tells me that one of the most important parts of playing music with people is having fun," she said.
Theatre Raleigh presents "Rock of Ages" the musical at Koka Booth Amphitheatre Sept. 7 to 10. With its emphasis on '80s glam, complete with a band on a stage, the musical will have a bit of a concert feel.
ArtsNow's Mike Williams chatted with New-York based and international artist, Olek, ahead of her crochet workshops in Raleigh, where members of the community will be working on the 40 feet wide, 20 feet high artwork.
Welsh singer Bonnie Tyler belted out her 1983 hit "Total Eclipse of the Heart" in a duet with pop band DNCE during the solar eclipse Monday. Tyler performed on Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas as the ship passed into the eclipse's path of totality at about 3 p.m.