Music and Concert Reviews, Opinions, and Photography for Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill

Deftones at Red Hat Amphitheater

Deftones at Red Hat Amphitheater

Deftones with Rise Against, Thrice, and Three Trapped Tigers Sunday, June 18th, 2017 - Red Hat Amphitheater You know it is summertime when RDU Music finally puts on shorts and ponies up the $12 for Yeungling tall boys at Red Hat. This time just so happened to be for...

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The Obsessed at The Pour House

The Obsessed at The Pour House

The Obsessed with Karma to Burn, Lo Pan, and Lightning Born Sunday, May 14th, 2017 - The Pour House RDU Music is back to kick off the 2017 summer concert season with coverage of the venerable Scott "Wino" Weinrich's first love, The...

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Red Fang @ Motorco

Red Fang @ Motorco

Red Fang with Torche and Whores. Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 - Motorco - Durham The crisp autumn air reminds me that RDU Music is approaching the end of another concert season. Sure, bands still swing through in the winter but...

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Hopscotch Music Festival 2016 – Day 3

Hopscotch Music Festival 2016 – Day 3

Hopscotch Music Festival 2016 Day 3 - Saturday, September 10th, 2016 Downtown Raleigh I say it every year, but this year it might actually be true: This is my last Hopscotch. It's not that Hopscotch is anything other than the best curated and executed music festival...

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Hopscotch Music Festival 2016 – Day 2

Hopscotch Music Festival 2016 – Day 2

Hopscotch Music Festival 2016 Day 2 - Friday, September 9th, 2016 Downtown Raleigh I am really proud of myself for my Hopscotch 2016 - Day 1 recap. I paid attention, took insightful notes, and came away with a solid piece. Then I threw all that out the window for Day...

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King Buffalo @ Slim’s

King Buffalo @ Slim’s

King Buffalo with The Hell No and Emerson Boozer Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 - Slim's Downtown I tried to do you a solid, Raleigh, but you let me down. I told you that King Buffalo was the cat's pajamas and yet a whopping 15 of you...

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