Tag : Amphitheater

Modest Mouse performing at Koka Booth Amphitheater in Cary, North Carolina

Brand New & Modest Mouse @ Koka Booth

Brand New / Modest Mouse Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - Koka Booth Amphitheater RDU Music braved the steamy, near-ceaseless heat of a North Carolinian summer day in order to attend our second outdoor amphitheater show of the season: a co-headlined affair between transcendental post-pop-punkers, Brand New, and weirdo-indie-rock darlings, Modest Mouse. Photographer extraordinaire Lan was able to secure a photo pass for the night which turned out to only be valid for Modest Mouse's portion of the evening. We, as [...]

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 can’t think of any genre where the cream has such an immense distance to travel before rising to the top. But once you hit that upper echelon, you achieve a state of nirvana. Apparently, a couple thousand […]

Marilyn Manson @ Red Hat Amphitheater

Marilyn Manson & Smashing Pumpkins at Raleigh Red Hat Amphitheater

The End Times Tour Smashing Pumpkins / Marilyn Manson Sunday, July 26. 2015 Red Hat Amphitheater, Downtown Raleigh — I pulled into a parking garage near Red Hat Amphitheater on Sunday night in downtown Raleigh (or DTR if you’re nasty) with the entire RDU Music staff in tow. I was hungover from a party in Clayton the night before (don’t ask) but I was honestly giddy for the prospect of seeing two bands who played such integral parts of my […]

Faith No More Promo

Faith No More coming to Red Hat

1998 was a rough year. President Bill Clinton was impeached for perjury and obstruction of justice. The Soviet ruble lost 70% of its value against the US dollar in 6 months. U.N.I.C.E.F. reported there were approximately 250 million child laborers worldwide. We lost Phil Hartman. Faith No More and Refused both broke up. Never in our wildest dreams did the then-teenage staff of RDU Music think that in the year of our Lord 2015, we would be in possession of […]