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The call of Death Cab For Cutie

I’m a major fan of Death Cab For Cutie. I can recite the lyrics to most of their songs and reference the album/EP they appeared on off the top of my head. I can even recall the first time I heard them, these musical stalwarts influencing the 2000’s indie rock scene and summarizing most of my… Read More ›

The three surviving Monkees (from left) include Michael Nesmith, Micky Dolenz, and Peter Tork

Hey, Hey It’s The Monkees … Finally

When the NBC sitcom “The Monkees” premiered, I was already a freshman at East Carolina College (now University) in Greenville, NC; and I wasn’t watching much television in the dorm. But I did listen to music — a lot of music — and I followed America’s answer to The Beatles, the Rolling Stones, and the… Read More ›

“A Midsummer’s Night with The Monkees” Stars Michael Nesmith, Micky Dolenz, and Peter Tork

The three surviving original band members — guitarist Michael Nesmith, drummer Micky Dolenz, and bass player Peter Tork — will star in A Midsummer’s Night with The Monkees, presented by AC Entertainment and Broadway Series South, at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, July 23rd, in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing… Read More ›

Bill Maher's waspish social commentary is often "Politically Incorrect"

Bill Maher Returns to Raleigh on April 21st

For the last 15 years, Bill Maher has set the boundaries of where funny, political talk can go on American television. First on “Politically Incorrect” and for the last seven years on “Real Time,” Maher’s combination of unflinching honesty and big laughs have garnered him 21 Emmy nominations.