Arts & Entertainment

Chatham County ArtBrake artist tour on April 26-27

Pittsboro, NC – Artists will open their studio doors for the third annual ArtBrake during the last weekend of April 2014. Ride through the woodsy vistas and scenic beauty of Chatham County, NC and discover one of its richest resources – the artists.  Enjoy the art of eleven dedicated, locally and regionally known artists. In [...]

Northwood High School’s “Pitch Please” to perform January 25

Durham, NC – Northwood High School’s “Pitch Please” has been invited to perform at Durham Academy’s 7th annual “WISER A Cappella Jam”, hosting 8 great A Cappella groups from the Triangle and to be held at the beautiful Carolina Theatre in downtown Durham this Saturday, January 25 @ 7PM.
“Pitch Please” is Northwood High School’s premiere [...]

The Barefoot Movement performing at Bynum General Store on May 31

Don’t miss “The Barefoot Movement” at the Bynum General Store on Friday, May 31. The Barefoot Movement is a quartet of immensely talented musicians from North & South Carolina and Tennessee whose music successfully melds Americana influences with the invigoration of acoustic modern rock and jazz. Their sound simultaneously captures the rustic beauty of old Southern front porch Bluegrass improvisation while being immediately accessible to the modern era.

Bynum Summer Music series returns this Friday

Bynum Front Porch, a nonprofit community organization, begins this year’s Friday Night Music Series this Friday night, May 3, with the traditional country music sounds of Malpass Brothers. Christopher and Taylor Malpass have toured with Merle Haggard and perform a variety of traditional country music influenced by the likes of Johnny Cash, Earnest Tubb, Hank Williams, Sr., Elvis Presley, Waylon Jennings, Kris Kristofferson and Jimmie Rodgers.

Woods Charter School graduate making moves toward album

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2011 Woods Charter school graduate Matt Phillips always dreamed of making an album. He’s on the right path. With an EP recorded and produced from Manifold, 300 shows with his band Matt Phillips and the Philharmonic, and multiple music competition wins— he is closer than most. He’s also 20.