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Country Picks: Delta Rae brings new tunes to Saturday’s Cat’s Cradle show

The group Delta Rae will perform at Cat’s Cradle in Carrboro on Saturday.
The group Delta Rae will perform at Cat’s Cradle in Carrboro on Saturday. ssharpe@newsobserver.com

Durham group Delta Rae has earned plaudits from National Public Radio, Bonnaroo and Forbes, which named the band to its exclusive 30 Under 30 list in 2016. On Saturday, Delta Rae will feature songs from its EP, “A Long and Happy Life,” when it performs at Cat’s Cradle, the fourth stop on its 50-show summer tour. Get more info at catscradle.com.

Other highlights

  • Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Blue Note Grill in Durham hosts “Willfest,” featuring former Bonnie Raitt guitarist Will McFarlane. For information, go to thebluenotegrill.com.
  • For the past 20 years, the North Carolina Museum of Art has featured outdoor concerts that define excellence in programming. It is fitting, then, that the “Four Voices” tour continues the celebration on Monday at the Joseph M. Bryan, Jr., Theater in the Museum Park. The evening features ’60s folk icon Joan Baez, along with Mary Chapin Carpenter and the Indigo Girls. For information, go to ncartmuseum.org.
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