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The odd moral neutrality of the early-twentieth-century folk song has drawn generations of singers to record it; Ryan Gustafson follows the likes of Bob Dylan and Doc Watson. Read more

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Cast yourself back to the early, understatedly weird days of Devendra Banhart with our premiere of a song from the Raleigh folk musician's forthcoming "Ural Mt. Valley" EP. Read more

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We're premiering a sweet, jangly track from the folk duo's second album, which comes out in May. Read more

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“Creamsicle complexion” doesn't quite rhyme with “erections,” but it does just fine to capture the groovy Chapel Hill country band's rage-grin on their Presidents Day single. Read more

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The new duo of two local-music vets performs "Floating Point for High Fives," its debut album of giant, gentle landscape music, in a release show at The Cave on Friday. Read more

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RIYL: The sad lyricism of Tycho; the idea of Ratatat doing chamber music. Read more

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The Durham rapper and producer bounces back from hard times on his "Rebellion" EP, which drops Friday, following our video premiere and a release show at The Pinhook tonight. Read more

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This classic house alarm-clock kicks off the local electronic producer's new Raund Haus album, "COLONY," which shows off his many modes. Read more

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Hard rockers: Strap on your leather pants for the outro. Read more

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Jazz and pop influences get equal air time in the Carrboro-based musician's catchy, defiant new single, and we're premiering the video today. Read more

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We’ve got the premiere of a fun-loving house cut from the forthcoming “Invocation” EP by a DJ and producer who still considers Durham their second home. Read more

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Something’s smoldering in the world of Randy Maples, who’s among the most promising beat-wizards of local collective Raund Haus. Read more

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We've got the premiere of this charming tune from "Loblolly Boogie," the forthcoming album by longtime local-music mainstay John Harrison. 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’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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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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The album comes out via Baddie Recordings the day before FFFOOLERY hosts a listening party at Neptunes Parlour. Read more

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