A little more than four years ago, I found myself on this strip of sand we call the Outer Banks, thousands of miles from my Southern Californian birthplace and what I now refer to as “back home.” Geographically and culturally they’re about as far away as one can get. But musically, not so mu…
Paleface and The Last Real Circus heads to town, plus get your open-mic on at Art's Place.
Jan. 10-12, Jan. 17-19
There’s a palpable connection between musicians who love and perform with each other. You can see it, feel it — and on the best of nights —bask in the magic it brings. I noticed it the first time I was in the same room with Michelle and Jesse Fernandez, and they hadn’t even played a note. Th…
I’ve lived in and played music in various locations in my life — from the East Coast to the West Coast.
Saturday, Nov. 2
Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 12-13
Our island — or to be accurate, our barrier island — is long and relatively thin. When Hurricane Dorian swept through, it left considerable damage on its wake.
Thursday-Saturday, Sept. 19-21
Saturday, Aug. 31
FRIDAY, AUGUST 30
Friday-Friday, Aug. 23-30
FRIDAY, AUGUST 23
FRIDAY, AUG. 16
If Scott Franson were a brick and mortar structure, he’d be considered an OBX landmark. Like a lighthouse. Not only is he talented in a plethora of ways, he’s very opinionated with respect to how he views music and his place in it — that’s because he has a story to tell. Sure, as a looper us…