VIDEO: Hiroshi Arakawa, a young Japanese musician who came to Raleigh to learn English and bluegrass, plays in public for the first time during Beer & Banjos at The Raleigh Times Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, as Arakawa continues his recovery from a devastating Thanksgiving night car crash that killed his girlfriend and hospitalized him for 72 days.
Hiroshi Arakawa: On the mend and back to pickin'
Tift Merritt performs 'Stitch of the World"
Rhiannon Giddens jams with Giri and Uma Peters
Molly Tuttle plays The Lincoln on the IBMA Bluegrass Ramble
IBMA Soundcheck with Sierra Hull
Musician Bernie Worrell performs in the Pop-up Factory
PLAY-Sound at Moogfest in Durham
Country superstar Garth Brooks to play Raleigh's PNC Arena
Someday - A Benefit for Duke Hospice
Duke University's 'Vespers' to perform with Rolling Stones in Raleigh
Rhiannon Giddens plays "Pretty Little Girl" with Giri and Uma Peters, two kids of Indian descent from Nashville who were one of the hits of last week's World of Bluegrass festival in Raleigh. After reading that Carolina Chocolate Drops had inspired Uma to take up banjo, Giddens arranged a meeting at their home in Nashville and stayed about two hours, teaching them songs, history and musical techniques.
Someday - A Benefit for Duke Hospice features North Carolina singers and recording artists including Chuck Champion, Dexter Romweber, Harvey Dalton Arnold, Pete and Andrea Connolly (Birds and Arrows), Heather McEntire (Mt. Moriah), Rachel Hirsch (I Was Totally Destroying It), and Skylar Gudasz.
Watch as members of the NC State Wolfpack football team have fun as they jump off the diving board at Carmichael Aquatic Center in Raleigh, NC as they competed to see who could make the biggest splash during an 'Olympic' competition Sunday, August 20, 2017. Team members also participated in other events including free throw shooting and a home run derby.