Hopscotch 2018 – Day 2

Hopscotch 2018 – Day 2

Hopscotch 2018 - Day 2 Downtown Raleigh Day 2 found the staff of RDU Music remembering why we have been slowing down in recent years. We're all pushing 40 and it sure is soupy out in the Southern heat. But we soldiered on, just for you lovely readers. [All 7 of you....

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Hopscotch 2018 – Day 1

Hopscotch 2018 – Day 1

Hopscotch 2018 - Day 1 Downtown Raleigh Nothing denotes the end of summer better than Raleigh's annual Hopscotch Music Festival. Your intrepid reporters were on hand once again to bring you our own editorial slant on the festivities. H.C. McEntire | Real Estate We...

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Hopscotch 2018 is this week!

Hopscotch 2018 is this week!

Hopscotch 2018 is this week! Join RDU Music, "Raleigh's favorite music blog" [Source: The Editor in Chief of RDU Music] as we embark on another Hopscotch Music Festival! Wristbands are still available here to see some big-name acts such as The Flaming Lips, Real...

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Sugarland – Still the Same 2018 Tour

Sugarland – Still the Same 2018 Tour

Sugarland - Still the Same 2018 Tour with Brandy Clark and Clare Bowen PNC Arena - Saturday, May 26, 2018 Saturday was a night of firsts for RDU Music. We covered our first arena show at PNC with our first country act, Grammy award-winning Sugarland. [I thought this...

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Melvins @ Cat’s Cradle

Melvins @ Cat’s Cradle

Melvins Monday, May 7, 2018 - Cat's Cradle - Carrboro Lan and I have seen the Melvins open for just about every band in the late 90s but we've never been to a Melvins headlining show. Gonna see NIN? Melvins are opening. Tool? Melvins. Manson? You bet your ass Melvins...

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Of Montreal @ The Cat’s Cradle 3/23/18

Of Montreal @ The Cat’s Cradle 3/23/18

    Of Montreal playing NC is no surprise to those that are fans of their music.  In fact, they seem to play here on a yearly basis, whether they have a new album to support or not.  One of my best friends, Patrick, and I were there almost every time. While I have...

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Toadies and Local H at Motorco

Toadies and Local H at Motorco

The Toadies with Local H October 24th @ Motorco The RDU Music staff was approached about covering a Tuesday night show in Durham. That's one strike for a weeknight and another for Durham. [That shit is like 30 minutes away! - Ed.] It's a good thing that the bands in...

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Manchester Orchestra @ Ritz

Manchester Orchestra @ Ritz

Manchester Orchestra October 4th, 2017 @ Ritz Raleigh It was a busy week for RDU Music and the Ritz as we attended two shows in two nights. In the famous words of Roger Murtaugh, "I'm getting too old for this shit." It's a good thing that Manchester Orchestra is...

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