Jackie Jenkins Thorpe 
Member since Jul 25, 2012

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Re: “Habitat for Humanity of Durham Youth United Battle of The Bands

Youth United Battle of the Bands is a family friendly event featuring some of the best on-the-rise youth bands from the Triangle. Bands will battle for the top two awards on the main stage at Motorco. A panel of music professionals and the crowd will determine the winners. In addition to awesome live music, concessions including pizza and cupcakes will be sold at the event. This is a fundraiser for Youth United Habitat house builds. Durham based Merge Records and ReverbNation are helping to sponsor the event. Admission is $10 at the door and presale tickets are available for $5 at www.purplepass.com/yubob.

Posted by Jackie Jenkins Thorpe on 04/16/2013 at 12:59 AM

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Re: “Emerging Artist Series with 360, Red Iron Black, Dollar Menu, Hidden Keys, Jamie Murray

The Emerging Artist Series-Durham (EAS) is a unique addition to the Durham music scene with live music beginning at 6:00pm on a Saturday in a family friendly venue. The third show of the series includes both originals and covers from talented, experienced young performers from the Triangle area. Durham bands 360 and Rod Iron Black return to The Tavern in the EAS to bring back classic rock favorites along with originals. Two bands will make their debut in Durham's EAS, Dollar Menu playing rock mixed with blues, and the Hidden Keys adding a hip hop R&B show. Vocalist Jamie Murray will open on acoustic guitar with a set that includes covers from some of your favorite country and pop artists. Jamie is a multitalented singer, songwriter, and musician whose music is influenced by artists including the Beatles, Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson, and Adele. More information about the performers and Durham's EAS can be found at https://www.facebook.com/EmergingArtistSeriesDurham
The Emerging Artist Series-Durham is a JACS Music production.

There's something for everyone at The Tavern Food & Spirits including pool tables, darts, and video games, along with our exciting live show. The Tavern will be serving dinner, and you can't go wrong with one of their delicious hamburgers and fried pickle chips or hand sliced fried potato chips.

2 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by Jackie Jenkins Thorpe on 03/06/2013 at 10:51 PM

Re: “The Pulse, Blue Suits, Hissy Fits

Three bands! No Cover! Come out to The Tavern after work to chill, and stay for dinner and live music from 3 on-the-rise bands. The Pulse's original sound is a mix of pop, alternative rock, and punk with strong influences from the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Their newest album, "Break 3" was released in December 2012, with 13 tracks of old and new favorites. Fronted by Anna "Aimmity" Acha, The Pulse's exciting live show projects a strong combination of musical talent and stage energy--they always leave you wanting more! The Blue Suits is an indie rock band from Durham who play a fun, energized, animated show. Varying the mood from chill music to crowd pumping music, The Blue Suits deliver a great show. Hailing from Chapel Hill, The Hissy Fits deliver an interesting and exciting mixture of ska, punk, grunge and rock. The Hissy Fits' unique sound includes music perfect for chilling, and tunes that will get you up on your feet to pogo and skank!

Posted by Jackie Jenkins Thorpe on 03/06/2013 at 8:14 PM

Re: “Saturday: Hear music to build a home

Yup, showtime is 8pm. Thanks John!

Posted by Jackie Jenkins Thorpe on 01/30/2013 at 6:54 PM

Re: “Delta Rae's Carry the Fire

Wow! I must be listening to a different album. I'm not a fan of diatribe railing, and that's all this review consists of.

18 likes, 16 dislikes
Posted by Jackie Jenkins Thorpe on 07/25/2012 at 3:27 PM

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