Kendrick Lamar brings Damn across the nation

Kendrick Lamar’s Damn Tour Kendrick Lamar is one of the most exciting and influential rappers of 2017, if I do say so myself. Having made a name for himself with his 2012 album good kid, m.A.A.d city, Lamar was a critically acclaimed rapper before he was 25 years old. The single “i” off of his […]

Primus with Clutch and a Little Rain Dancing

My Name is Rain….. Charlotte style. Photos by: Richard Thigpen Photography The other night we were drenched with sweat, rain, and rock and treated to a show with Primus and Clutch. The veteran bands came to party. We should be impartial and not even interject Shutter 16 if we were doing an impartial journalism piece […]

Giveaway: Primus + Clutch coming to the CMCUA (7/17)

Giveaway: Primus + Clutch coming to the CMCUA (7/17) What is the first thing you think about when you think Primus? Wacky album names, South Park, and improvised jam sessions? Legendary bass slaps and black rimmed glasses pop to my own mind! The last time I saw them in Charlotte, they had blow-up astronauts on […]

Fiona Apple Plays the Fillmore Wednesday Night

Fiona Apple plays the Fillmore Wednesday  night, assuming she can travel here from TX without being arrested again for that sweet hashish she is packing on her tour bus. The tour is getting rave reviews from every city it hits, with music journalists across America clamoring to heap dramatic praise on the singer/songwriter. There have been celebrity sightings in […]