The Good Life @ Cat’s Cradle (Back Room)

The Good Life @ Cat’s Cradle (Back Room)

Saturday, August 29, 2015 Touring with The Good Life must be a nice change of pace for Tim Kasher. He doesn’t have to be quite as “Tim Kasher-y” as he does when he plays with Cursive. The Good Life has always been the pensive, maudlin,...
Of Montreal @ Lincoln Theater

Of Montreal @ Lincoln Theater

Of Montreal / Mothers Tuesday, August 25, 2015 Lincoln Theater, Raleigh — Art is hard. And it can also be very stupid. If you don’t have the chops to craft something as breathtaking as Monet’s Water Lilies or as haunting as Bruegel’s Triumph of...
The Australian Pink Floyd Show @ Red Hat

The Australian Pink Floyd Show @ Red Hat

The Australian Pink Floyd Show / Led Zeppelin 2 Thursday, August 20th, 2015 Red Hat Amphitheater, Downtown Raleigh — Classic Rock is terrible. I said it. For every Tom Petty, there are 20 Bachman Turner Overdrives. The odds are against our eardrums. I...
Braid @ Local 506

Braid @ Local 506

Friday, August 14th, 2015 If the world were a just place, all children would have clean water to drink, JFK would have simply had a nice ride on that day in November, and Braid would draw much larger crowds. By all rights, Braid should be playing venues larger than...
Johnny Buscemi @ Stag’s Head

Johnny Buscemi @ Stag’s Head

Johnny Buscemi Friday, August 7, 2015 Stag’s Head, Raleigh — RDU Music’s own Johnny Buscemi (aka JMikes) once again brought his acoustic guitar and well-groomed beard to Stag’s Head on Friday night for a soulful, acoustic set of covers peppered...