Posts Tagged ‘ CFBG ’

The Underscore Orkestra Talk Klezmer, Songwriting, and Belly Dancing

Apr 5th, 2012 | By

ShareTweetIn conjunction with the events post about their upcoming show at CFBG, I conducted an interview with The Underscore Orkestra’s Jorge Kachmiri. Jorge is only one of eleven (!) members that play in the band. The Underscore Orkestra is an interesting combination of ‘Klezmer-gypsy-jazz’ music with a unique sound. You can catch them  at CFBGs Saturday,
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CFBG’s Third Anniversary!

Feb 28th, 2012 | By
CFBG Third Anniversary

ShareTweetOne music venue in Greensboro is breaking traditions in the best way. This weekend, we salute the breaking mold. “A lot of venues only last a couple of years,” remarked Max Benbassat, owner of CFBG, Greensboro’s cherished record co-op/venue/chillest spot with wifi to drink a cold one within walking distance of UNCG. Max is absolutely
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Photographs & Music at CFBG

Feb 7th, 2012 | By

ShareTweetCFBG (Campaign For a Better Greensboro) provides not only a music venue and a record co-op, but also gallery space for local and regional artists. This Friday, it will open its walls to local photographer Toni Tronu. Also on the walls will be work by Christopher Lubinksi, Anna Elizabeth Deringer, and Angelo Romano. While you view
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CFBG’s: Record Co-Op Grand Opening

Jan 20th, 2012 | By

ShareTweetGreensboro has been desperately in want of a record store, and that need has recently been filled. CFBG (Campaign For a Better Greensboro) has recently given us just that. Their record co-op has over 8,000 new and old records, along with CDs by local artists and listening stations.  Some of you may recognize one of
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CFBG: DickWölf, The Leeves, & Big Attack

Jan 20th, 2012 | By

ShareTweetIf you know me, chances are you’ve heard me say it – The Leeves are my favorite band. They played this weekend, along with Jerrod Smith’s (of The Leeves) other band, DickWölf, and Big Attack, who are originally from Philadelphia but have been adopted by Greensboro. Big Attack! also played as Elvis Costello and the Attractions. Three
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CFBG: Fake Mustache, The Raving Knaves, and The Old One-Two

Nov 18th, 2011 | By
The Old One-Two at CFBGs 11-11-11

ShareTweetOne of the cool things about Greensboro is the music scene. It is diverse and expansive, covering many genres. You can catch a good show nearly every weekend. This weekend was no exception, featuring a show at CFBG. Fake Mustache, The Raving Knaves, and The Old One-Two brought the weekend in with their upbeat songs.
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Art, Music, A Feast for the Senses

Nov 17th, 2011 | By

ShareTweetI am constantly amazed at the vital and happening creative scene in Greensboro. Here’s a gallery show opening you simply do not want to miss. Take note… Artists: LazyCatArts (Christopher Lubinski) On Stage: Laura Boswell, The Painted Skulls and Amelia’s Mechanics. Friday at 9:00pm – November 19 at 1:00am CFBG 930 South Chapman Street, Greensboro,
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