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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Toadies Release

Toadies Release

Toadies To Release 'The Lower Side of Uptown' on September 8th Cross-Country Tour With Local H In The Fall June 20th, 2017 Ft. Worth, TX: Toadies will release their next album The Lower Side Of Uptown September 8th via Kirtland Records. This will be the...

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Raleigh Hopscotch Music Festival 2017 Part Two

Raleigh Hopscotch Music Festival 2017 Part Two

Downtown Raleigh I think I finally figured out the key to surviving my...6th?...Hopscotch festival: Leave early. Not like "early bird special" early but maybe early enough that you can get to bed by about 1am because you have at least 2 more days of drinking, walking,...

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