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A dispatch from Facebook jail in the aftermath of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Read more

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“It’s about keeping your audience in the moment,” said Phonte Coleman, formerly half of the hip-hop duo Little Brother and currently the lead singer of soul outfit The Foreign Exchange. Read more

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The stern majesty of Scott Walker, softened by the syrupy ache of Roy Orbison, on this premiere from the forthcoming Sketches EP. Read more

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“We used to say, if you saw someone downtown after eight p.m., they were heading to Slim’s. It was just us.” Read more

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

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Lucid and otherworldly, A Million and One is like a hazy glimpse into a parallel universe where Laurie Anderson is Robyn’s producer. Read more

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"My manager called me and was like, “Hey Tim, are you making a record with My Morning Jacket?” I told him I didn’t know what he was talking about." Read more

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By almost any metric, the debut of J. Cole’s Dreamville Festival in Raleigh’s Dix Park was a smashing success. Read more

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Backed by members of Drag Sounds, McHenry rages through thirteen tight rockers about the many ways that love falls apart. Read more

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We’ve got the premiere of a stone-faced but blissed-out track from Double Image, coming soon from Durham's Raund Haus label. Read more

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The Detroit rock supergroup has a new record, Help Us Stranger, due out in June. Read more

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Relive the dream with our recap, analysis, and photos of Raleigh hip-hop star J. Cole's groundbreaking debut festival in Dix Park. Read more

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As we tweet the scene at Dix Park, don't forget to also follow our Instagram for photos as the festival unfolds. Read more

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The who, the what, the why, and the Nelly of the latest festival to enter the Triangle fray. Read more

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Raleigh's William Peace University hosts The Hip Hop and Higher Education Symposium, an academic counterpart to J. Cole's new music festival. Read more

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Mayo Supreme is an in-your-face wrestling match with the white supremacy embedded in the structure of not just America, but of the world. Read more

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"Punk is gay as shit, queer as shit, brown as shit, all of these different things." Read more

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The highlights from twenty-five years of stark, elegant storytelling by Wu-Tang Clan’s inseparable dart experts. (No OBFCL, because that would be too easy.) Read more

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We’re sorry to be forward, but this is a sexy song about sex. Read more

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We've got the premiere of the second single from No Dados, due out in April, and it's a scorcher. Read more

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    Outer Heaven

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    The former site of The Music Loft in Carrboro