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For Thirty Years, Cult Hero Syd Straw Has Stood Strong on the Cusp of Fame

For Thirty Years, Cult Hero Syd Straw Has Stood Strong on the Cusp of Fame

From The Golden Palominos to The Adventures of Pete & Pete and hundreds of other peoples’ records, she’s never quite hit it big.

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After a Bout with Rheumatoid Arthritis, The Bronzed Chorus’s Adam Joyce Renews His Musical Mission

Music Feature The instrumental duo from Greensboro celebrates its new LP, Summering, in Raleigh Thursday night.

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A Famous Novelist and a Duke Composer Combine Their Powers in Project Orfeo

Music Feature Scott Lindroth shares his new work, which was inspired by a Richard Powers’s novel, Sunday afternoon.

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Durham’s Beats & Bars Festival Looks to Bring Blackness Back to Main Street

Music Feature Crystal Taylor and Donald Salmon Jr. discuss their weekend-long hip-hop festival at The Pinhook.

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Put a Ring on It: N.C. Opera Takes on Wagner’s Formidable Masterwork

Music Feature The young Raleigh company presents Das Rheingold as its season opener Friday night.

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Sound Factory Splits the Difference Between DIY Grit and Professional Clubs

Music Feature The new all-ages, alcohol-free venue opened in Cary this summer.

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Back to the Future with Milemarker, Chapel Hill’s Inimitable Post-Hardcore Heroes

Music Feature With a new LP in tow, the reunited roustabouts return to its their former home Saturday night.

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Five Words with Zoocrü’s Christian Sharp

Five Words with... On its debut LP Lucid, the young ensemble bends together black music traditions of the past and present.

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Durham’s Sharp 9 Gallery Keeps the Triangle’s Jazz Scene on Point

Music Feature Dave Finucane and Valerie Courreges are using their out-of-the-way space to build a better jazz community.

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Hell Is Hot: How Squirrel Nut Zippers Accidentally Sold a Million Records

Music Feature An oral history of how Carrboro oddballs Squirrel Nut Zippers sparked a mainstream movement they wanted no part of.

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Score One for Disney: Daniel Hart Discusses His Biggest Musical Project Yet

Music Feature With Pete’s Dragon, the formerly Chapel Hill-based violinist makes his major movie debut in theaters this weekend.

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See her sing live! It's transcendent

by Andrew 1 on For Thirty Years, Cult Hero Syd Straw Has Stood Strong on the Cusp of Fame (Music Feature)

The Bronzed Chorus rawk!!! They're gonna be the next Aerosmith!!! …

by Shamus Johnson on After a Bout with Rheumatoid Arthritis, The Bronzed Chorus’s Adam Joyce Renews His Musical Mission (Music Feature)

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