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Brian Howe

Bio: Brian Howe is the Managing Arts & Culture Editor at INDY Week.

Email: bhowe@indyweek.com

Twitter: http://twitter.com/Brian_Gray_Howe

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Photo courtesy of Dreamville

After Hurricane Florence put the kibosh on the September debut of J. Cole's hip-hop fest in Dix Park, Dreamville tries again with a mix of familiar bookings and fresh faces. Read more

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Photo by Paul B. Goode

This summer will bring the ADF main-stage debut of a celebrated local duo as well as a tribute to a late titan of modern dance. Read more

Stage

Distinguished on the comedy circuit, Gethard is always a nice surprise when he pops up as a character actor in TV shows such as Broad City and The Office. Read more

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You don’t want to go to New York this time of year anyway Read more

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Photo by Andrew Cenci

Abdurraqib, author of Go Ahead in the Rain: Notes to A Tribe Called Quest, appears at Kings on Sunday afternoon. Read more

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photo by Erin Breeze

The album comes out via Baddie Recordings the day before FFFOOLERY hosts a listening party at Neptunes Parlour. Read more

Features

The card-based hip-hop game Akil made with his brother is currently available for preorder before it ships this summer. Read more

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Photo by Tim Salaz

The pair brings Love Heals All Wounds, a collaboration with spoken-word poet Robin Sanders, to N.C. State LIVE on Saturday, Feb. 2. Read more

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For the next seven days, there's no shortage of comedy that won't make you queasy around the Triangle. Read more

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The executive director is leaving the institution "more-or-less immediately," he says. Read more

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The actor will take audiences behind the scenes of the iconic record-store rom-com in April; tickets go on sale this Friday. Read more

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Photo by Caitlin Penna

The best worst festival, the worst best festival, and other split hairs about our music-fest landscape. Read more

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Photo by Alex Boerner

These shows spoke to the temper of our times and the vibrancy of our local performing-arts community. Read more

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Our superlatives and our favorite local cultural products mark 2018 as a year of extremes. Read more

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photo by Atsushi Nishijima/Twentieth Century Fox

The historical dramedy with a lurid Lanthimos twist opens in the Triangle today. Read more

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Photo by Caitlin Penna

March’s Bull City Black Theatre Festival at Manbites Dog Theater was a flashpoint in consolidating the energy Black Ops had been cultivating. Read more

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We celebrate six people whom we can’t imagine life in the Triangle without Read more

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photo by Joan Marcus

I’m not going to write a review. Let's just talk. Read more

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Photos by Brett Villena

We ranged out over the Triangle streets to document some of its stylish specimens in the wild. Read more

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