On the Beat Blog
Posted by David Menconi on March 5, 2014
Annie Clark has come a long way since she was in the madding crowd, as guitar player in Polyphonic Spree and Sufjan Stevens’ touring band. Nowadays she is leading the band herself as St. Vincent, and she played Tuesday night at Saxapahaw’s Haw River Ballroom. N&O photographer Scott Sharpe was there and did this very nice photo gallery of shots from the show.
Posted by David Menconi on February 24, 2014
Twenty years ago, Kelly Holland seemed on the verge of stardom with Cry of Love. He died early Monday morning.
Posted by David Menconi on February 15, 2014
A look at how musicians and artists are faring during the Affordable Care Act health-insurance rollout.
Posted by David Menconi on February 14, 2014
DPAC and Carolina Theatre do what they can to weather the storm
Posted by David Menconi on February 10, 2014
Bruce Springsteen's "High Hopes" tour will play Raleigh's PNC Arena on April 24. Springsteen's Raleigh show is one of 15 US tour dates just announced, supporting his just-released album, also called "High Hopes." Charlotte is also on the schedule for April 19.