Wrapping Up the Week with Fun Jams Along the Coast and Cool Gigs Around Town

Posted on March 30, 2019March 30, 2019Categories Applaud Music Makers, Buy the Merch, Local Music, Music, North Carolina Music Scene, Rock Them Blues Away, Support Live Music, Tip Music Makers, Tip The BloggerTags , , , , , ,   Leave a comment on Wrapping Up the Week with Fun Jams Along the Coast and Cool Gigs Around Town

On The Scene with Tracey Stones Lucky as my life is, my dear friend Jim Kohler is the best he has ever been, offering music and sharing sounds around town and beyond. This week we grooved at The Brown Pelican for Blues Monday, on Wednesday they did it again at City Stage and before the week was over they rocked The Garage, last night in James City with their badass blues grooves.  Weekday Jams to Garage Gigs  Stormy Monday Blues   I … Continue reading “Wrapping Up the Week with Fun Jams Along the Coast and Cool Gigs Around Town”

Shake Your Money Maker and Dance

Posted on March 29, 2019March 29, 2019Categories Big Jim Blues, Dance, Life and Living It, Local Music, Love For Live Music, Music, Rock Them Blues Away, Tip The Blogger, Tracey Stones ProductionsTags , , , , , , ,   Leave a comment on Shake Your Money Maker and Dance

On The Scene With Tracey Stones We shake our money maker around town and around the region. We will kick things off right down the road, then we also roam around Greenville some and tour around lil Washington too before the night ends because: Saturday Night Was Made For Music Big Jim at Sara’s Big Apple For the First Course Sara’s Big Apple is offering live music a couple of Saturdays each month in the back room. She opened music … Continue reading “Shake Your Money Maker and Dance”

New Music Makes New Bern Fun To Visit

Posted on March 23, 2019March 27, 2019Categories Adam Hill Music, Applaud Music Makers, Big Jim Blues, Captain Ratty's Brings Back Music, Life and Living It, Local Music, Music, North Carolina Music Scene, Open Mic at The Pelican, Support Live Music, Support Local MusiciansTags , , , , , ,   Leave a comment on New Music Makes New Bern Fun To Visit

Behind the Scene With Tracey Stones New music was found around New Bern; making for a fun theme today!   Adam Hill Music Airs on Television and NCMZ is on the Scene   When Adam Hill posted an event for his debut television engagement, I accepted his invitation to co-host the event and then cleared my calendar so that I could be on hand, to go live if granted permission by the station. It was a thrilling way to start … Continue reading “New Music Makes New Bern Fun To Visit”

A Week Full of The Working Blues Keeps Us In New Bern

Posted on March 22, 2019March 23, 2019Categories Applaud Music Makers, Big Jim Blues, Buy the Merch, Music, NewBernStrong, North Carolina Music Scene, Support Live MusicTags , , , , , ,   Leave a comment on A Week Full of The Working Blues Keeps Us In New Bern

On The Scene With Tracey Stones On Saturday, I made my way to town to check out The Neuse River Rambles. Surf, Wind and Fire owner Danny Batten is one of the unsung heroes of our community. After Florence left him with damage to his home and business, Batten became some of the hardest working boots on the ground for this community. Actively meeting with business leaders and citizens while planning new ways to revitalize our downtown and jump-start his … Continue reading “A Week Full of The Working Blues Keeps Us In New Bern”

#DowntownNBRocks with Benefits Featuring Live Music

Posted on March 16, 2019March 23, 2019Categories Adam Hill Music, Applaud Music Makers, Local Music, Music, North Carolina Music SceneTags , , , , , , ,   Leave a comment on #DowntownNBRocks with Benefits Featuring Live Music

  On The Scene with Tracey Stones Our #DowntownNBRocks with Benefits Featuring Live Music! Let’s get Shamrocking and see!   First Stop: Pause For A Cause We get back to rocking the beats where we left off, which was taking a pause for the cause, for a local music maker. On Sunday, March 10, 2019; many in our local community came together to raise money for our beloved Janet Montero, who was recently diagnosed with an auto-immune disease that is … Continue reading “#DowntownNBRocks with Benefits Featuring Live Music”

Southport for Seafood and Wilmington for Dessert Music Along the Way

Posted on March 15, 2019March 22, 2019Categories Music   Leave a comment on Southport for Seafood and Wilmington for Dessert Music Along the Way

Behind the Scenes with Tracey Stones   It has been meeting after meeting for this girl lately, and I love it. I am meeting with so many people about bringing music to new areas. This week I took part in the Downtown Business Council’s Events Meeting on Monday morning. I gathered together with Wendy Card of New Bern Now, Ted Peterson of Wit Clothier, Danny Batten of Surf Wind and Fire, Lynne Harakal, Executive Director of Swiss Bear, Meg Wetherington of … Continue reading “Southport for Seafood and Wilmington for Dessert Music Along the Way”

Monday Thru Friday We Groove

Posted on March 9, 2019March 16, 2019Categories Adam Hill Music, Applaud Music Makers, Back To The Blues, Big Jim Blues, Buy the Merch, Captain Ratty's Brings Back Music, Dance, MusicTags , , , , , ,   Leave a comment on Monday Thru Friday We Groove

On The Scene with Tracey Stones   Big Jim Jams a Trio of Gigs this Week Big Jim Kohler was busy with jams and jives this week. Our local bluesman was found around town with his guitar in hand three times last week.   Blues at the Brown Pelican   While I am busy teaching people about blogging on Monday nights at Pamlico Community College, my best blues buddy, Big Jim is holding class on the carpet at The Brown … Continue reading “Monday Thru Friday We Groove”

Mardis Gras Madness and MUSIC Mayhem!

Posted on March 8, 2019March 9, 2019Categories Adam Hill Music, Applaud Music Makers, Big Jim Blues, Buy the Merch, Local Music, Music, North Carolina Music SceneTags , , , , ,   Leave a comment on Mardis Gras Madness and MUSIC Mayhem!

On The Scene With Tracey Stones It was Mardis Gras Madness and Music Mayhem last weekend, as we celebrated the season that ends with the start of Epiphany! We toured the scene from Beaufort to New Bern and found music all along the way! This week, I Googled “Mardi Gras” and picked an article offered by the History Channel. It was more informative than the title lets on. Did you know that Mardis Gras in America is older than the … Continue reading “Mardis Gras Madness and MUSIC Mayhem!”