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Thursday
April
17
Cloud Nothings, Ryley Walker
Cat's Cradle, Carrboro


Thursday
April
17
The Bronzed Chorus, No Eyes, Goodbye, Titan
Tir Na Nog, Raleigh
This week's Local Band, Local Beers brings you some titans of local post-rock.
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Thursday
April
17
Breath and Bow
Cat's Cradle Back Room, Carrboro


Thursday
April
17
Lonnie Walker, Paperhaus, Ghostt Bllonde
Kings, Raleigh


photo: Lonnie Walker - The Pinhook - July 31, 2009


Thursday
April
17
Campfires and Constellations, Sinners & Saints, Ellis Dyson and the Shambles
Local 506, Chapel Hill


Thursday
April
17
Protomartyr, Whatever Brains, Spray Paint
Slim's, Raleigh
I was literally the only person at Hopscotch last year who thought Protomartyr's first two songs were so boring that I left. Everybody else can't stop gushing about them & their new record.

photo: Rich Ivey - Whatever Brains - Layabout House - Sept. 25, 2010
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Thursday
April
17
The Ends
The Cave, Chapel Hill


Thursday
April
17
Yaddatu, Cracker and the Doctor, Casey Clark
Deep South (The Bar), Raleigh


Friday
April
18
The Zombies, Pat Sansone
Cat's Cradle, Carrboro
Like literally zombies.
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Friday
April
18
American Aquarium, Gross Ghost, Left Outlet, Paint Fumes
Slim's, Raleigh
This is part of Slim's giant 15th Anniversary week. It has also been sold out for weeks (not that difficult, given that Slim's has a capacity of 99 people).

photo: Mike Dillon, Gross Ghost - Pinhook, Sept 12, 2009
music in the groovo.org player: Left Outlet
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Friday
April
18
Dexter Romweber, Tom Maxwell, Carrie Lynn & Darion
Local 506, Chapel Hill


photo: Dexter Romweber
music in the groovo.org player: Dexter Romweber


Friday
April
18
Zambamboogee
The Kraken, Chapel Hill


Friday
April
18
Jonny Alright, Great Architect, T0W3RS
Duke Coffeehouse, Durham
This is another in WXDU's spring Local Music Series.

photo: T0W3RS at the Cave, September 1, 2011
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Friday
April
18
Ignatz, Dave Heumann, Nathan Golub
Nightlight, Chapel Hill


Friday
April
18
Hammer No More the Fingers, Lilac Shadows, Paperhaus
Cat's Cradle Back Room, Carrboro


photo: Hammer No More the Fingers - Cat's Cradle - October 6, 2007
music in the groovo.org player: Hammer No More the Fingers
video(s) on their page(s): Hammer No More the Fingers


Friday
April
18
Beautiful Distraction, Back Seat Confidential, Henbrain, Gimme Shelter
Pour House, Raleigh


Friday
April
18
Nannerhead
The Cave, Chapel Hill


Friday
April
18
The Potter's Field, The Alexander Effect, In This World, Take Heart
The Maywood, Raleigh


Friday
April
18
Behind the Wheel, Mechabull, Needlemouse, Raid the Quarry
Deep South (The Bar), Raleigh


Saturday
April
19
Enemy Waves
Slim's, Raleigh
This is the final night of Slim's marathon 15th Anniversary celebration. There are a couple of TBAs on the website, so either they haven't got it all figured out yet, or there are some surprises in store.
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Saturday
April
19
Schooner, The Curtains, Estrangers
Duke Coffeehouse, Durham
This is a release party for the new album from Curtains, who is a guy from either Asheville or Chicago, or both.
music in the groovo.org player: Schooner
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Saturday
April
19
Midnight, Shitfucker, Bandages, Gorbash
The Maywood, Raleigh
Bandages is a brand-new band with Scott Williams (ex-Double Negative) on guitar.
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Saturday
April
19
Patrick Park
Cat's Cradle Back Room, Carrboro


Saturday
April
19
Sibannac
The Cave, Chapel Hill


Saturday
April
19
Tokyo Rosenthal, Tiny and Whitey Blues Band
The Kraken, Chapel Hill


Saturday
April
19
Black Market Special, Damona Waits, Motrendus, Brandon Scott McLean
Deep South (The Bar), Raleigh


Sunday
April
20
Frank Walser’s Fear Boner, Magician's Hand Practice, Deep Sleeper
Kings, Raleigh


Sunday
April
20
The Blue Ribbon Healers, Radar's Clowns of Sedation, Pearl Van Dammit
Motorco Music Hall, Durham
God bless MotorCo for not making any stupid "420" references on their website about this show. Jesus. The rest of the Triangle venues can graduate middle school ANY DAY NOW.
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Sunday
April
20
Thomas Wynn and the Believers, Nuclear Honey
Pour House, Raleigh


Sunday
April
20
Mincemeat or Tenspeed, Spiritual Recess, Sagan Youth Boys, Daughters Goggles
Nightlight, Chapel Hill
A Very Special Easter at Nightlight, with hypnotic mid-fi beatsters Sagan Youth Boys + 3 others who may or may not exist outside of tonight's Very Special Spiritual Plane.
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Sunday
April
20
Apples and Airplanes, Six Shots Later, The Water Between, Needlemouse, Ivy Stone
The Maywood, Raleigh


Monday
April
21
Charlie Hunter, Scott Amendola
Cat's Cradle Back Room, Carrboro


Monday
April
21
Universe Contest
Slim's, Raleigh


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