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~ Live Music for Tuesday, February 14, 2017 ~
♥ Love is the Theme of this Day ♥
Happy Valentine’s Day Lovers
Gettin’ Down Around Town, New Bern
Live music and dinner are the offerings at The City Laundry, located at 901 Pollock St., New Bern, NC. They are offering the talents of two talented singers to serenade you through a fine dinner which they will be serving from 6 – 10 pm. Here are all of the details I learned from the Facebook event page:
We are creating the perfect date night for Valentines. It’s a classic movie romance theme! Sweet music with our own favorites Alisa Mike and John Van Dyke. And we’ll be serving up some dreamy specials to enhance Amor.
The evening will begin with your choice of soup or salad. The main entrée will be Honey Butter baked Chicken with two sides. Your choice of sides are: maple mashed sweet potatoes, hasselback baked potatoes, glazed carrots, bacon wrapped asparagus. The dinner will conclude with a new York style cheesecake with your choice of either blueberries, cherries or caramel chocolate topping. Soft beverages are included (tea, coffee, sodas). Alcohol and gratuity are not included.
See our website this month for full details and to reserve seating. https://liveattcl.com/
6pm – 10pm No Cover
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~ Rockin’ Around the Region ~
There is some great blues in store for the couples attending the show at the Isis Music Hall, located at 743 Haywood Rd., Asheville, NC . They are offering a special Valentines show featuring the music of Gina Sicilia. Music starts at 7 pm and there is a $10 cover charge payable at the door.
Richard Gibson’s Acoustic Jam takes place tonight at Catawba Brewing Co~Biltmore Village, located at 63 Brook St., Asheville, NC. This weekly event boasts some great players from the Asheville area and offers some fine jams each week. Come out and enjoy the vibe and the music from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. It is even cool to bring your date tonight. ♥
It is Jim Moody & Friends are the featured guests each week at Bull’s Tavern, located at 408 W 4th St., Winston-Salem, NC. Music starts at 9 pm and lasts til 2 am. Come out and enjoy the jams with your lovely this Valentine’s Day and dance.
It is going to be A Night of Intimacy with Wingo from Jagged Edge, taking place this Tuesday at Big Winston Lounge located at 740 N Trade St. Winston-Salem, NC. This show is $50 per person or $90 per couple and it includes food, booze and a memorable performance that will get you in the mood. Call the number in the ad above to reserve your seat now!
Tasting Room GSO, located at 901 S Chapman St., Greensboro, NC, offers Live Jazz 7-10 pm with Joey Barnes and Dave Fox!
Live tonight at Snug Harbor, located at 1228 Gordon St., Charlotte, NC, is where you can check out Shindig (Vol. IV), offering up all the punk, rock, soul and psych music they know throughout the night. Music starts at 10 pm and the rock til 2 am come out and rock your sweetheart right! This event is F R E E!
McLovins are on tour and they are coming to Charlotte for a Valentine’s Day performance at The Rabbit Hole, located at 1801 Commonwealth Ave., Charlotte, NC. Music starts at 8 pm and they will rock you til the midnight hour. Here is what I learned on the FB event page:
Come celebrate Valentine’s Day at The Rabbit Hole with a great band. The Mclovin’s bring a style of music that is their own and is fun for couples and singles alike.
Doors at 8pm
For those looking for laughter instead of music to share with your love, I have a couple of comedy options for you. First up in the Queen City we have Jodi White, who will be offering her skits tonight and tomorrow at 8 pm at The Comedy Zone, located at 900 NC Music Factory Blvd., Charlotte, NC. Here is more on this entertaining comedian which I learned from the Facebook event page:
February 14, 2017 – 8:00PM
February 15. 2017 – 8:00PM
Three times divorced relationship expert Jodi White started her comedy career in Sarasota, Florida (i.e. God’s waiting room) and is now based in Louisville. Everyone can relate with her stories of life, love and heart-break. Jodi keeps it real about failed marriages, middleaged dating, men, children and competing with younger women. “… one of our new favorites Jodi White… Jodi is a beautiful lady with reality based humor that can be a little edgy, slightly self-deprecating, but so in tune with the here and now…” McCurdy’s Comedy Theatre
Performing every week in a new city her comedy adventures have taken her from little Podunk bars in the middle of nowhere to the stage at the Historic Tennessee Theatre. She was featured at the Dirty South Comedy Festival & The Laughing Skull Comedy
Tickets & more info: http://bit.ly/JodiWhiteCLT
Over in the Capital City they are offering a Valentine’s Day show tonight at Goodnight’s Comedy Club, located at 861 W Morgan St., Raleigh, NC. For tonight they offer the comic relief of Owen Benjamin whose show starts at 7:30 pm.
Here are more details from the Facebook event page:
Tue @ 7:30pm
Laughter is the key to any solid relationship. Enjoy a night of laughter with that special someone at goodnight!
About Owen Benjamin:
Comedian and actor Owen Benjamin has made audiences around the country howl with laughter thanks to his unique blend of stand-up and musical comedy. He’s opened for the likes of Nick Swardson and Dave Attell; appeared in a number of films including “The House Bunny”, “Jack and Jill,” and “Staten Island Summer”; and performed stand-up on “Inside Amy Schumer,” “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” and “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”.
Coming around to the RDU area there are three bands set to take the stage at Pour House Music Hall, located at 224 S Blount St., Raleigh, NC. On the bill for this Valentines Day come out and enjoy the sounds of Durty Dub, who will play for all the lovers, plus shows from Ages of Sages and Trike. Tickets are $5 in advance and $8 at the door the night of the show. Doors open at 8 pm and the music starts at 9 pm.For your advance tickets and more information on the show check out the link below:
Tuesday always means Beer & Bangos at Raleigh Times Bar located at 14 E Hargett St., Raleigh, NC. This is a free show with music playing from 7:30 to 10:30 pm with music by Kate Rhudy.
For those who relish in wine and love Jazz music this is a good pick for you. Tonight at Uncorked Retail Wine & Tasting Shop, located at 10511 Shadowlawn Dr.
Offering the music accompaniment this evening will be jazz vocalist Stella Jones. Here is more information for this event found on the Facebook page:
#ValentinesDay JazzClub14 February
#AmazingStellaJones on Vocals
Optional Prix Fixe menu…
Singles come and mingle
1 Bottle of Donati Claret
all for $30.00
Live tonight at Vilma’s Curryblossom Café, located at 431 W Franklin St., Ste. 415, Chapel Hill, NC, you can enjoy the romantic melodies of Violet Bell who will be performing from 7 – 9 pm this evening.
The Poppyseed Market, located at 8801 Lead Mine Road, Ste. 107. Raleigh, NC, will be offering a special Valentine’s Day menu and the sounds of entertainer and singer Thelonius. Seating starts at 5 pm and music plays til 9 pm. For reservations please call (919) 870-4997.
Tropical Picken Chicken, located at 109 Capcom Ave Ste 10, Wake Forest, NC, they are offering a Latin Jazz offering with live music from PM Trio. Seating is limited so reservations are recommended. Call (919) 435-6812. Music begins at 7 pm and concludes about 9 pm.
Mad Boar Live presents Randy Oglesby live at Mad Boar Restaurant, located at 111 River Village Pl., Wallace, NC. He will be offering the tunes from 7 – 10 pm for the lovers that are out for dinner.
Parks Boyd will be the music being served up at Tavern 125, with dinner this evening from 7-10 pm. Seating starts at 5 pm. Tavern 125 is located at 25 E Main St., Murfreesboro, NC.
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~ Cruisin’ Along the Coast ~
February 14 – 2016
208 Market Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
Crank It Loud Booking presents
$30 Day Of
$40 VIP Balcony (skip the line, 1st entry, 2nd floor balcony access – limited tickets available – first come, first serve stool seating)
It is a romantic night of music for those in attendance at Rush Hour Concert Series: French Classical Flute, Piano, & Voice.
This event starts at 5:30 pm and will be held at UNCW, located at 601 S College Rd., Wilmington, NC. Tickets are just $10 each and this is what I learned on the Facebook event page.
This performance is our Valentine edition, so bring your loved one to see this wonderful performance! Rush Hour Concert Series present: “Nicholas Duchamp, Elizabeth Loparits, and Nancy King: French Classical Flute, Piano, & Voice”
Nicolas Duchamp is an internationally acclaimed performer and respected teacher, in the tradition of the Paris Conservatory French school of flute playing, of which Philippe Gaubert was among the most famous. Born in Bordeaux France, ( as Barrere and Taffanel ) he received directly the tradition of the French flute playing from his teachers in his native city.
Mr. Duchamp has served for many years as principal flutist for the National Opera Comique in Paris and toured extensively in his native France as well as Europe, Japan and North America. Nicolas has performed internationally in solo recitals, chamber music ensembles and as orchestra soloist in prestigious concert halls including Salle Pleyel, Cité des Arts, Salle Gaveau and Salle Cortot in Paris, Claude Champagne Hall in Montreal, the Zitadelle Spandau in Berlin, Olympia Hall in Munich, Spivey Hall in Atlanta and Weill Recital Hall in New York.
Duchamp’s active international career takes him regularly throughout Europe, North America and to Japan. He has been featured in numerous international festivals, including the Belle Ile Festival, Radio France Broadcast Festival, Switzerland’s Crans-Montana Festival, and the American Music Festival, to name a few.
See Nicolas Duchamp’s performance on February 14 at UNCW Kenan Auditorium. All Rush Hour Concerts are at 5:30PM with $10 tickets for general admission, and $5 tickets for all UNCW students with a valid student ID. Tickets can be purchased here: https://goo.gl/OEb1bd or at Kenan Box Office at 910.962.3500. Beverage and concessions will be available at the performance.
Boro Restaurant & Bar, located at 109 Front St., Swansboro, NC, will offer a special menu and great music with the loving duo 4EverAll, featuring husband and wife Chris & Allie Whitaker. Music will play from 6 – 9 pm and here is a special menu being featured:
Justin Castellano will be performing at Hooter’s, located at 5050 Highway 70 W St, Morehead City, NC, where is it a Shred Your Ex party with great music from 7 – 10 pm. Here is the deal of the day:
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That is what I found for music options for your dancing pleasure for tonight. I hope you get out and enjoy the sounds of live music sometime soon. I am dedicated to making sure you know where to go to find it. If you like this blog please sign up and get an email each time we publish. I appreciate my readers, the musicians and the venues who all do a part in keeping live music alive! Thanks for keeping me informed!
Please take kindness with you today and hug strangers. Don’t forget that life is short and could end in a moment, so make sure you take time to enjoy the dance.
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