NC’s Best Live Music Regional Rundown~ July 28 – July 30, 2016

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Live Music Options for Thursday, July 28, 2016~ Around The Region: Looking to the west we have a free concert in Raleigh and here is the scoop: Pickin’ In The Plaza is back  with another FREE concert at Raleigh City Plaza (400 Block Fayetteville St. Raleigh, NC) on THURSDAY, JULY 28th – featuring Old Habits with special guest The Carmonas Come downtown for a relaxed environment with roots music and enjoy local food options, wine, and beer. PineCone – Piedmont … Continue reading “NC’s Best Live Music Regional Rundown~ July 28 – July 30, 2016”

Tracey’s Weekend Run Around ~ July 26, 2016

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  I should start by telling you where I ended up closing out the weekend, last week. I stopped in to see the last band scheduled to perform at Mickey Milligan’s on Trent Road in New Bern. That band was The Bears and Sunday, July 17, 2016 marked the first time this band had the opportunity to play this venue, and they would also serve as the last band on the books, as well. It seems the bar is taking a … Continue reading “Tracey’s Weekend Run Around ~ July 26, 2016”

NC’s Best Live Music Regional Rundown~ July 21 – 27, 2016

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Live Music Options for Thursday, July 21, 2016: There are a lot of choices for the readers in the western parts of the state this evening so let’s start with this three day event that gets jumping tonight. This three day event gets underway today and runs through Saturday. Now celebrating their fifth year of bringing this festival to Mebane, NC. These are the details I found on the event page: Big Something, Possum Holler Productions, and Life is Art … Continue reading “NC’s Best Live Music Regional Rundown~ July 21 – 27, 2016”

Tracey’s Weekend Run Around ~ July 17, 2016

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  On Thursday,  July 14, 2016; I started out with a near impromptu stop at the New Bern Golf & Country Club to grab a beer with my favorite blues couple, Big Jim & Kathy Kohler. This duo  had just returned to town, earlier that day from a gig in Seattle. WA. The couple hails from Long Island, NY and has been a part of the New Bern Community since 2011. Recently, the former youth pastor from their church on Long Island reached … Continue reading “Tracey’s Weekend Run Around ~ July 17, 2016”

NC’s Best Live Music Regional Rundown ~ July 14 – 20, 2016

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Live Music Options for Thursday, July 14, 2016~ Tonight you can get a fix of live country music by Michael Ken from 6-8 pm at Prissy Polly’s BBQ located at 729 Highway 66 South Kernersville, NC. **** 4EverAll will be live at Emerald Fest in Emerald Isle, NC from 6:30- 8 pm. You can find them at the Western Regional Beach Access beside The Islander. **** Steel Shot, the Pamlico County duo featuring Shawn Mitchell on guitar and vocals and Jeremy Lowery on bongos and … Continue reading “NC’s Best Live Music Regional Rundown ~ July 14 – 20, 2016”

Tracey’s Weekend Run Around ~ July 10, 2016

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On Friday evening my dear friend Belinda and I learned that the “Magical Music Bus” is not so magical without air conditioning in 94 degree weather, so we hopped on her broom and headed to The Brown Pelican to enjoy a show brought to us by Bobby Hurff.  Nice to finally check in with this local talent who is a veteran to the New Bern music scene. When we walked in the soothing sounds of the flute grabbed me and the harmonies … Continue reading “Tracey’s Weekend Run Around ~ July 10, 2016”

NC’s Best Live Music Regional Rundown ~ July 7 – 13, 2016

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CLICK HERE to get the groove going! I wanted to start things out with a little groove by a few of our military men…I love this country and the land and freedoms they defend. I am grateful for the soldiers and their families and the sacrifices they have made for us all. It is always nice to remember the incredible fight that led to the birth of our land. I hope you all had a wonderful and safe holiday weekend. … Continue reading “NC’s Best Live Music Regional Rundown ~ July 7 – 13, 2016”

Tracey’s Weekend Run Around ~ July 3, 2016

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I wanted to start this week’s Run Around by saying thanks for all the shares and support for this effort. I am thoroughly enjoying being back in the game of covering live music. Thing is, I always did it for publications, this blogging thing was invented sometime after I left the scene to raise my son. I signed up for a premium membership so I can track readership. Each week I am getting alerts telling me when  my page is … Continue reading “Tracey’s Weekend Run Around ~ July 3, 2016”