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“You don’t pick the music, the music picks you,” says the Sudanese-American bandleader, who comes to Motorco on Friday, September 13. Read more

Features

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It might seem kitschy to make the case for small, homespun labels in 2019, but they're still a vital way to find music that exists beyond streaming platforms, rooted in specific social contexts. Read more

Features

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“Pastoral” is easily one of the most over-slapped descriptors in all of music, but for Reid Johnson’s charred folk, the term feels accurate and useful. Read more

Reviews

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This October marks twenty years since the 1999 release of the Finnish DJ's “Sandstorm,” one of the most culturally significant electronic dance singles of all time. Read more

Features

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Considering the postmortem rock stardom of one of the year's most polarizing bands as it heads for Raleigh. Read more

Music

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Photo by Colin Medley

"Everyone is about self-mythologizing these days,” says Remy, calling from backstage at Coachella. Read more

Festivals

The Charlotte producer's new album is the first release of the year from Durham's Raund Haus. Read more

Reviews

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Photo by Brian Livingstone

Dibia$e headlines Raund Haus's anniversary party at The Pinhook on Saturday, Feb. 23. Read more

News

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Sinistarr plays Party Illegal with Oliver Long, DJ Jules, and Treee City on Saturday, Feb. 16. Read more

Features

The band celebrates the album's release Saturday night at Kings. Read more

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