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Oak City Slums and ZenSoFly Are Twin Engines Ramping Up Raleigh’s Bass Music

Oak City Slums and ZenSoFly Are Twin Engines Ramping Up Raleigh’s Bass Music

Under their alter egos, Rodney Finch and Zenaida Reyes are making major strides to elevate their scene.

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The Death of Boundary-Pushing Composer Pauline Oliveros Leaves Us a Big Lesson: Listen Deeply

Music Essay In her decades of work, Oliveros explored new ground and taught us new ways to absorb the world around us.

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With Wood Robinson’s New Formal, the Mipso Bassist Steps Front and Center for His Solo Debut

Music Feature Robinson celebrates the release of his new record Saturday night at The Station in Carrboro.

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Rhapsody in Blues: Jazz Phenom Gerald Clayton Celebrates One of Durham’s Finest Musical Exports at Duke

Music Feature This weekend marks the world premiere of Piedmont Blues, led by the renowned pianist and his band The Assembly.

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On Parallel Paths, Mandolin Orange and Hiss Golden Messenger Find Their Shared Ground at Last

Music Essay With two new records and sold-out hometown shows, the bands have more in common than ever.

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Rachel Hirsh Makes a Break for it With Bruxes

The co-leader of I Was Totally Destroying It celebrates the debut EP of her new project tonight in Carrboro.
Music Feature Fronting Triangle power-pop prodigies I Was Totally Destroying It, Rachel Hirsh drove home huge hooks with her soaring vocals and moody keyboard textures. But in

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For its Fifteenth Anniversary, mewithoutYou Finds New Meaning in its Earliest Material

The Philadelphia foursome continues its commemorative tour at Cat’s Cradle Thursday night.
Music Feature Fifteen years ago, Aaron Weiss would've imagined he'd be teaching high school by now. Instead, as the mewithoutYou frontman finished his undergraduate degree in English

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The Great Pretender: Chrissie Hynde’s Forty-Year Roller Coaster Career

The legendary rock singer brings her signature voice to Durham Sunday.
Music Feature "Precious," the first track on Pretenders—probably one of the greatest debut albums ever made—roars out of London's punk ferment with a ferocious attack that evokes

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Earth Works: A Composer and a Poet Mine Precious Ores From Thomas Sayre’s White Gold

Music Feature This weekend, …to me from the earth… premieres as an immersive musical counterpart to the sculptor’s current show at CAM Raleigh.

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Bob Dylan Won the Nobel Prize in Literature. Does He Deserve It?

Music Feature The legendary singer-songwriter stops at the Durham Performing Arts Center Friday night.

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Party Lines: Andrew W.K. Pushes Positivity in Carrboro on Election Night

Music Feature As returns roll in Tuesday night, the party apostle brings his speaking tour to The ArtsCenter.

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I've had nothing but positive experiences working with Slums, his music always seemed to me more club ready where raund …

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That entire conversation only circulated among the beat community and a few others who chimed in. Then, it was deleted. …

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Slums' comments on sexism in the industry are something of a dead horse at this point, not sure what the …

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JCD: Duke Performances dedicated a significant portion of our 2015 summer season to celebrating Music Maker's 20th anniversary. We featured …

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caab's suggestion sounds exciting. It's a shame that the original musicians didn't fit into this particular performance, but I'd pay …

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I've had nothing but positive experiences working with Slums, his music always seemed to me more club ready where raund …

by Daniel Stark on Oak City Slums and ZenSoFly Are Twin Engines Ramping Up Raleigh’s Bass Music (Music Feature)

That entire conversation only circulated among the beat community and a few others who chimed in. Then, it was deleted. …

by Eric Tullis on Oak City Slums and ZenSoFly Are Twin Engines Ramping Up Raleigh’s Bass Music (Music Feature)

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