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Friday
April
29
M. Ward, NAF
Haw River Ballroom, Saxapahaw
music in the groovo.org player: M. Ward


Friday
April
29
Pipe, Lud, Blue-Green Gods
The Kraken, Chapel Hill
On the one hand, yeah, all of these bands got their start somewhere around the dawn of the 90s. On the other hand, they're also all still utterly wonderful.

photo: Pipe - XXMerge - Cat's Cradle - July 24, 2009
music in the groovo.org player: Pipe, Lud, Blue-Green Gods
video(s) on their page(s): Lud
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Friday
April
29
Tonk, Clear Spots
Kings, Raleigh
This is a release party for the 2nd Tonk album.
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Friday
April
29
Teardrop Canyon, Bad Balloon
The Station, Carrboro
Bad Balloon features Lee Waters (Panzer, Cobra Khan, Work Clothes).
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Friday
April
29
Just the Right Height No Bucket Required, Secret Boyfriend, Chula, Bary Center
Nightlight, Chapel Hill
music in the groovo.org player: Secret Boyfriend


Friday
April
29
John Brown's Body, Jonathan Scales Fourchestra
Pour House, Raleigh


Friday
April
29
Kawehi, The Weekend Riot
Cat's Cradle Back Room, Carrboro


Friday
April
29
Greaver, Youth League, Goodbye, Titan, Civilian
Local 506, Chapel Hill
This is a release party for the new Greaver album, "The Faun."
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Friday
April
29
Vanilla Envelope, Dollar Signs, Corporate Fandango, The North Americans
The Cave, Chapel Hill


Friday
April
29
Dumpster Babies, Shake it Like a Caveman
Slim's, Raleigh


Friday
April
29
Atma Weapon, Cold Comfort, Convicted Fate, Aeonic
Deep South (The Bar), Raleigh


Saturday
April
30
ABSU, Suppressive Fire, Dreaded, Bloodwritten
Pour House, Raleigh
Absu played the Maywood last time they came through; it was one of the best metal shows I have ever seen in my life. Truly outstanding. I'm beyond psyched for this show.
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Saturday
April
30
Essex // Muro, Black Market, Crete
Slim's, Raleigh


Saturday
April
30
The Residents
Cat's Cradle, Carrboro
This will be preceded by "Theory of Obscurity: A Film About the Residents." I saw the Residents the last time they came through the Triangle. It was kind of disappointing. Too much of Randy's dirty-old-man shtick, which was neither amusing nor artful.
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Saturday
April
30
SkyBlew, (J)Rowdy and the NightShift, Tracy Lamont, Konvo the Mutant, UNC Cypher
Local 506, Chapel Hill
This packed lineup of local hip-hop is a benefit for the UNC Cancer Center.
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Saturday
April
30
Orchid Sun, The Nitrogen Tone, Patrick Turner
The Cave, Chapel Hill


Saturday
April
30
Tim Barry, Red Clay River
Cat's Cradle Back Room, Carrboro


Saturday
April
30
DJ Taye
Kings, Raleigh
DJ Taye is part of the Chicago Teklife crew,
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Saturday
April
30
Walpyrgus, Jehovah's Witness Protection Program, Knightmare
Deep South (The Bar), Raleigh


Saturday
April
30
Screaming for Silence, Enemy In Disguise, Chaos by Candlelight, Soapbox Arson
The Maywood, Raleigh


Sunday
May
1
Vetiver, Kacy and Clayton
Cat's Cradle Back Room, Carrboro
music in the groovo.org player: Vetiver


Sunday
May
1
Jamie Kilstein
Local 506, Chapel Hill


Monday
May
2
Lee Bains and the Glory Fires
Neptunes, Raleigh


Monday
May
2
Vomit Stain, Penal Catheter, Origin of Disease
Slim's, Raleigh


Monday
May
2
Citizen Cope
Cat's Cradle, Carrboro


Tuesday
May
3
Wild Belle, James Supercave
Motorco Music Hall, Durham


Tuesday
May
3
Kurtzweil, Joy on Fire, Paper Dolls
Pour House, Raleigh


Tuesday
May
3
Jay Nash
Local 506, Chapel Hill


Wednesday
May
4
Chelsea Wolfe, A Dead Forest Index
Cat's Cradle, Carrboro


Wednesday
May
4
Kim Richey
Cat's Cradle Back Room, Carrboro


Wednesday
May
4
Peelander-Z, Midnight Plus One, Blood Red River
Local 506, Chapel Hill
music in the groovo.org player: Peelander-Z, Blood Red River


Wednesday
May
4
Zephyranthes, Stammerings, Tangible Dream
Pour House, Raleigh


Wednesday
May
4
Delicate Steve
The Pinhook, Durham


Wednesday
May
4
Shooter Jennings & Waymore's Outlaws, Colter Wall
Motorco Music Hall, Durham


Thursday
May
5
The Damned: Don't You Wish We Were Dead
The Pinhook, Durham
This is a screening of a documentary about the Damned. It starts sometime around 7pm.
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Thursday
May
5
Greg Brown
ArtsCenter, Carrboro


Thursday
May
5
Parachute, Jon McLaughlin
Cat's Cradle, Carrboro


Thursday
May
5
Jonny Craig, Tilian, Kurt Travis, Victory Heights, Messenger Down
Local 506, Chapel Hill


Thursday
May
5
Senior Fellows, Squall, Shadows
Slim's, Raleigh


Thursday
May
5
Stephen Kellogg, Brian Dunne
Cat's Cradle Back Room, Carrboro


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