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This weekend at CFBG’s!

Apr 26th, 2012 | By

ShareTweetSome people may remember Hope For Agoldensummer from last October’s CoHill Fest (in the neighborhood of College Hill, of course) along with their countless other Greensboro shows. The band is comprised of two sisters – Paige and Claire Campbell – who make beautiful, folky tunes. The girls harmonize together to make angelic, almost ethereal sounds
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Events : April 26 – May 3

Apr 26th, 2012 | By

ShareTweetPlease add your shows in the comments! We’ll edit this with more shows as the week progresses. THURS APRIL 26 -Perpetual Groove @ The Blind Tiger, 9pm FRI APRIL 27 -The Old One-Two and The Village Tricycle @ The Dogwood Brewery, 10:30pm -The Brand New Life @ The Green Bean, 8pm -Hope For agoldensummer and
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Events : April 19 – 28

Apr 21st, 2012 | By

ShareTweetTHURS APRIL 19 -Dark Water Rising, Small Houses, and Deonte Goodman @ The Green Bean, 7pm FRI APRIL 20 -WUAG and Electrofunk Fridays present: an evening with Bootz Durango @ Artistika Nightclub, 10pm -Keller Williams @ The Blind Tiger, 9pm SAT APRIL 21 -Triad College Music Festival with The Old One-Two, J Cole, and more @
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Rewards and Deals at CFBG for Record Store Day

Apr 20th, 2012 | By
Bonney Prince Jack at Artistika

ShareTweetThe good folks at CFBG have announced several Record Store Day exclusive release guarantees plus several exciting giveaways for folks who hit their shop on Chapman this Saturday from 11am until 9pm. “It’s gonna be a great day and we look forward to seeing each and every one of you. This is all about supporting
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Events : April 12 – 21

Apr 12th, 2012 | By

ShareTweetTHURS APRIL 12 -Melodime and Steve Everett @ The Green Bean, 8pm FRI APRIL 13 -Midtown Dickens, Romantic Animal, and Laila Nur @ The Green Bean, 8pm -Friday the 13th themed art show featuring works by Magena Morris and Arrington West @ CFBG, 7pm -Hi-Rollers, Fifty Bird Step, Arvid Noe, and Black Santa @ CFBG
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Events : April 5 – 14

Apr 5th, 2012 | By
Flickr The Consortium

ShareTweetTHURS APRIL 5 -Khan, Systems, and TBA @ Karate Dungeon 9pm -Benefit for Mayan Solidarity: Jeffrey Lewis, Other Colors, Kasper Hauser, and Piedmontsmen @ The Blind Tiger 8pm -Time Sawyer, Backwater Opera, and Alleghany Street @ Green Bean 7:30pm -Phuzz Phest (Winston Salem): Drag Sounds, The Hive Dwellers, Birds & Arrows, Blue on White, and
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Events : March 29-April 7

Mar 29th, 2012 | By

ShareTweetAll shows are in Greensboro unless otherwise specified. Thursday March 29th -Bearded Folk, Stephen Murray + Robert Benjamin @ The Green Bean, 8pm -Lazy Cat Arts Benefit show feat. Village Tricycle, Laura Boswell, Matty Sheets & The Blockheads, Laila Nur, Molly McGinn, Painted Skulls, Emily Stewart and the Baby Teeth, and Megan Jean and the
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Greensboro Cash Mob

Mar 26th, 2012 | By
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ShareTweet The first ever Cash Mob ascended on downtown Greensboro Saturday, March 24.  Folks met up at the McGee/Greene roundabout  (near M’Coul’s and The Carolina Theatre.) Armed with a mission of spending at least $10 at a local shop, meeting at least three strangers, and then meeting for drinks at a local eatery, the mob
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Greensboro Writer to Cover Cannes Film Festival

Mar 19th, 2012 | By
Cannes Film Festival Coverage

ShareTweetOne of Greensboro’s national journalists, Budd Wilkins, has just received accreditation to cover the Cannes Film Festival for Slant Magazine this May. Wilkins regularly contributes reviews – spanning all genres of cinema, new and old – for the online magazine. Here is one of our favorite reviews of his, this time for Belle de Jour.
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Carolina Beard and Moustache Competition

Mar 8th, 2012 | By
Carolina Beard and Moustache Competition

ShareTweetThis weekend the Blind Tiger, as well as the larger Greensboro area, will be beset on all sides by the hairy, the moustached, and the bearded. Like a sea of sasquatches, the hairy ones will descend upon our humble town for one reason and one reason only, the first annual Carolina Beard and Moustache Competition!
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