From “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” to a jilted ex-wife, Miranda Lambert has matured into a bona fide country superstar. The seven-time Academy of Country Music Vocalist of the Year and Grammy-winning singer has earned an Opryful of fans with spunky and reflective songs such as “Famous in a Small Town” and “The House that Built Me.” Friday night, Lambert brings her aptly-named “Keeper of the Flame” tour to Raleigh’s Walnut Creek. Kip Moore and Brothers Osborne will also perform.
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- Friday and Saturday, the annual Charlie Poole Music Festival takes place in Eden. Info: charlie-poole.com.
- The Honey Dewdrops are featured Saturday at the Sertoma Amphitheatre in Bond Park in Cary.
- And on Thursday (June 16), Billy Strings and Town Mountain appear at the American Tobacco Campus' Back Porch Music on the Lawn series in Durham.