I went to Kelela’s sold-out concert in Durham last Friday night. Her debut album, “Take Me Apart,” was released on Oct 6. She is redefining R&B with her electronic influence, and she's not afraid to delve into the themes of love and sex that are so intrinsic to R&B.
Thomas Mira y Lopez is the UNC-Chapel Hill Kenan Visiting Writer for 2017-2018 and teaches in the English department. He will be reading from his new book, “The Book of Resting Places,” Tuesday at Flyleaf Books at 7 p.m.
Allcott Gallery in Hanes Art Building will host "Footnotes (revisions)" from Nov. 9 to Dec. 5. The exhibition will display materials from the Wilson Library and student activist groups that narrate the history of Carolina Hall.
The Zine Machine Printed Matter Festival will highlight local artists this Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Durham. The festival will feature all forms of printed matter, including zines, comics, prints and books, in addition to talks by artists. This is its third year and the event is free of charge.
This Friday and Saturday night, the UNC Pauper Players will host their third annual "Rocky Horror Picture Show" at the Varsity Theatre. Each night, the first show will begin at 9:30 and the second at midnight. The tickets are now sold out.
Julien Baker, a 21-year-old singer-songwriter, made her debut in 2015 with her album "Sprained Ankle," with plans to release her follow-up "Turn Out the Lights" later this month.Her lyrics and voice are passionate, honest and unrelenting. She will be performing at Haw River Ballroom in Saxapahaw Friday.
Larry David is at it again. And he was pretty, pretty, pretty good.
Chapel Hill will be hosting the 45th annual Festifall Arts Festival from 12 to 6 p.m. this Sunday. The event will feature food trucks, local artists, performers and other forms of interactive entertainment. The festival welcomes people of all ages.
“Dancing With the Stars” hosted their 25th season premiere on Monday night. The episode was full of lively performances — some flips and some flops.