2018 A Year In Review

Posted on December 31, 2018January 2, 2019Categories Music   Leave a comment on 2018 A Year In Review

January 2018 Anyone that takes the time to look back and reflect, on any year, they will find many things change, while many others stay the same.  As I scroll through a year of memories with music makers, I see that so much has changed in the life of these artists but the music still plays the key role in their souls. At the start of 2018, I still enjoyed the perks of bringing music to our community. Something I simply … Continue reading “2018 A Year In Review”

Never Lose Hope and Always Dream Big

Posted on December 31, 2018January 3, 2019Categories Life and Living It, Love For Live Music, Music, North Carolina Music Scene   Leave a comment on Never Lose Hope and Always Dream Big

Personal Happiness Is Something Only You Can Create True story: I have been seeking HAPPINESS, with utter dedication to the cause for 6 years. Fact is, I get closer with each year. My message to everyone in this is, please don’t give up. I nearly died in 2012, so at the start of 2013, I stood before an altar, still sick, surrounded by friends, (Jan Stelma, Tim Stelma, and Troy Pennington to name a few.) For one month we had … Continue reading “Never Lose Hope and Always Dream Big”

Saturday Night Specials

Posted on December 29, 2018December 29, 2018Categories Music   Leave a comment on Saturday Night Specials

♥  ♥  ♥  ♥ ~ Live Music Options ~ Saturday, December 29, 2018 ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥ Getting Down Around Town ℘℘℘℘ BrUtopia Live music tonight at BrÜtopia will be offered by singer and stringer from the Crystal Coast region, Sabre Mason. This talented singer will offer many familiar favorites and some original selections as well. This show is free with music being served from 7-10 pm. Nest Café Food Truck will be on site and serving up the best tasty treats around … Continue reading “Saturday Night Specials”

Welcome to the Weekend

Posted on December 28, 2018December 28, 2018Categories Buy The Concert Ticket, Buy the Merch, Dance, Local Music, Music, Support Live Music, Support Local Musicians   Leave a comment on Welcome to the Weekend

♥  ♥  ♥  ♥ ~ Live Music Options ~ Friday, December 28, 2018 ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥ Getting Down Around Town ℘℘℘℘ BrUtopia Live music tonight at BrÜtopia will be offered by singer and stringer from Wilmington, NC, Gene Gregory. This show is free with music being served from 7-10 pm. Maris Hella Fat Food Truck will be on site and serving up the best sliders around town. ℘℘℘℘ The Pamlico County duo Steel Shot will be rocking tonight at The Bruin Craft Beer and … Continue reading “Welcome to the Weekend”

Finding Music in New Places Is Always Refreshing

Posted on December 22, 2018December 22, 2018Categories Music   Leave a comment on Finding Music in New Places Is Always Refreshing

On The Scene With Tracey Stones ℘℘℘Last Saturday I found music in new and unusual places. The first show took place in the grocery store. The second show was one that I set up at the Community Center at Fairfield Harbour. ℘ ℘ ℘ ℘ Harris Teeter Moves into the Biggest Store in Company History  On Saturday afternoon the new Harris Teeter hosted an afternoon of music, featuring the talents of Greg Lilley on guitar and vocals and Dave Vergato on … Continue reading “Finding Music in New Places Is Always Refreshing”

Building Dreams with Live Music

Posted on December 15, 2018December 22, 2018Categories Applaud Music Makers, Buy The Concert Ticket, Buy the Merch, Dance, Music   Leave a comment on Building Dreams with Live Music

Behind the Scenes with Tracey Stones On Friday morning I saw a Facebook post that announced Bryan Mayer was going to be a guest in the studio at Charles Tendell Studios, for an appearance on New Bern Live. When I saw the post, I mentioned that I wanted to be there. New Bern Live’s Cheryl McCarthy talks with promoter Kim Briele and Country Artist Bryan Mayer and Party Crasher Tracey Stones joined the conversation! About 12 minutes into the show,  I stopped … Continue reading “Building Dreams with Live Music”

Live Music and More Meetings Greet the Week

Posted on December 14, 2018December 15, 2018Categories Applaud Music Makers, Buy the Merch, Local Music, Music, North Carolina Music SceneTags , , , ,   Leave a comment on Live Music and More Meetings Greet the Week

On the Scene With Tracey Stones ♥  ♥  ♥  ♥ Open Mic Madness at The Crystal Coast On Monday, December 10, 2018 I headed out to Shortway Brewing Company to enjoy the talents that come out to take part in the Singer-Songwriter Open Mic hosted by Tiffany Elaine and her band Now or Never. Tiffany Elaine does a great job at seeking out venues that will host open mic nights for area artists along the crystal coast. She hosts as … Continue reading “Live Music and More Meetings Greet the Week”

We Can Build the Platform that Heals the Community

Posted on December 8, 2018December 15, 2018Categories Back To The Blues, Dance, Local Music   Leave a comment on We Can Build the Platform that Heals the Community

Behind the Scene with Tracey Stones The Platform of Music It can’t be denied! Music is a powerful thing. It moves people. All people. It is an innate part of our being. Music is natural because we keep beats with the universe. Our world offers us music, nature offers songs. For some people, music is as essential as air and water. We can do so much with music. It seems we are at a pivotal point in our society. We … Continue reading “We Can Build the Platform that Heals the Community”