New Faces and New Places are the Themes This Week ~ Let’s Groove

Circling Back is A Thing Now So On That Note... Marron Chaplin Returns to New Bern to Rock Faces Rocker Marron Chaplin returned to New Bern for a quick visit to rock her hometown when she took the stage at Tap That Craft Beer and Wine Bar on Saturday, March 6, 2021. The first time [...]

Live Music Options to Kick off August Around Town & Around the Region

Thursday Thrillers Getting Down Around Town New Bern, NC Captain Ratty's Seafood & Steakhouse Captain Ratty's Seafood & Steakhouse will offer live music upstairs in the piano bar. This week the offer Chuck Phillips.ย Music is offered 6-9 pm and dinner is always delicious. โ„˜โ„˜โ„˜โ„˜ City Stage New Bern Alisa Mike hosts a night of music [...]

Music Festival Season is in Full Swing Let’s Dance

This Music Business. Class is In! Establishing relationships in the music business is no different from any other life or business situation. Trust and loyalty are earned, as is respect. Let’s say you live in Oriental or Havelock, and take note that there is more going on in New Bern these days. Don’t make itContinue reading Music Festival Season is in Full Swing Let’s Dance

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 [...]

Bouncing to the Beats Around Craven County

On The Scene With Tracey Stones Tracey Stones with The Big Jim Kohler Band Bad Decisions Band at Blackbeard's Saturday night marked the return of the Bad Decisions Band at Blackbeard's. This band is just plain fun. They bring all of the party tunes you love and they feature two lead vocalist. Featuring the combined [...]

Sites to See

Here are some sites to see. Tracey Stones Productions, LLC publishes and is also available to write pages and content for your already published website, provide press releases for important events, or create sites for bands and venues. Please take moment to visit these sites that keep me writing and promoting live music. Adam [...]

Milestones Marked by Area Music Makers

A few music makers from around our region enjoy the celebration of milestones on the music scene! Let's celebrate these moments! Starting the celebration at home with our own, Bryan Mayer Band! On The Scene with Tracey Stones Though it is rare, occasionally I miss the bus. Last weekend was one of those occasions, as [...]

It’s Local Favorites, New Faces, and Grand Places

On The Scene With Tracey Stones This week offers some local favorites, new faces and grand places supporting live music. Above, blog supporter, Kathleen Forrest with Hank Barbee at The Brown Pelican on Saturday, January 12, 2019 Saturday Starts with a Pause for a Cause I caught up with The Adam Hill Band on Saturday [...]