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SCATTERED HAMLET ANNOUNCE SUMMER US TOUR

SCATTERED HAMLET ANNOUNCE SUMMER US TOUR

Scattered Hamlet, the Honky tonk metal road warriors are pleased to announce a summer US tour to continue supporting their new album “Swamp Rebel Machine.”  With strong critical praise from press and Billboard Heatseeker Chart status, the album has spawned...

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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 Obsessed.  ...

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TBT: Clutch @ Memorial Auditorium 2016

TBT: Clutch @ Memorial Auditorium 2016

Clutch 2016 Way Back Wednesday October 7, 2016 - Memorial Auditorium - Raleigh, North Carolina What was original scheduled to be a street show at the Lincoln Theater, was moved over to Memorial due to Hurricane Matthew. As usual, I was excited for my...

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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 our collective appetite...

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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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Hopscotch Music Festival 2016 – Day 1

Hopscotch Music Festival 2016 – Day 1

Hopscotch Music Festival 2016 Day 1 - Thursday, September 8th, 2016 Downtown Raleigh As another muggy North Carolinian summer begins to wind down, the town of Raleigh begins to amp up for the annual Hopscotch Music Festival. I got the call from my partners...

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King Buffalo @ Slim’s

King Buffalo @ Slim’s

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] 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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Upcoming Events

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8:00 pm American Aquarium, Bombadil, Lon...
American Aquarium, Bombadil, Lon...
Oct 20 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 21 @ 7:59 pm
This is the annual “Groove in the Garden” outdoor festival at the outdoor amphitheatre in the rose garden next to Raleigh Little Theatre. The complete lineup includes American Aquarium, Toubab Krewe, Bombadil, Lonnie Walker, Rebekah[...]
8:00 pm Cool John Ferguson
Cool John Ferguson
Oct 20 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 21 @ 7:59 pm
 
8:00 pm Drag Sounds, Wing Dam, Sunnyslop...
Drag Sounds, Wing Dam, Sunnyslop...
Oct 20 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 21 @ 7:59 pm
If you’re looking for a bona fide rock and roll good time Saturday night, this is your best bet.
8:00 pm Fleshtones, Chuck Prophet, Dave ...
Fleshtones, Chuck Prophet, Dave ...
Oct 20 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 21 @ 7:59 pm
This is the second night of the big Yep Roc Records 20th Anniversary party.
8:00 pm Gerald Clayton, Ben Wendel
Gerald Clayton, Ben Wendel
Oct 20 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 21 @ 7:59 pm
This is part of the Duke Performances Monk at 100 series.