If you're a Greek mythology buff, perhaps you know the fated love story of Orpheus and Eurydice. But even if you have, you've probably never heard it quite like this.
This year's Thomas Wolfe Lecture celebrated the storytelling power of songs with Thomas Wolfe Prize winner Gillian Welch.
The 11th annual Pepper Fest this Sunday will feature live music, vitamin C and peppers. A lot of peppers.
They're just a bunch of guys singing a bunch of music. But this year, Europe is getting a taste of UNC's age-old Men's Glee Club's unique sound.
Loma will be playing at Cat’s Cradle on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The Texas-based band is touring to support its self-titled debut album, which was released on Sub Pop in February. Staff writer Jackson Byrne talked to Jonathan Meiburg, who plays guitar in the band, about the band’s formation, their debut album and playing their songs live.
“A pinhole camera works just like your eye works,” local writer and curator Chris Vitiello said. At “Long Exposure,” a pinhole photography exhibit inside Durham's The Carrack, attendees can both view and try their hands at a possibly unfamiliar process.
The weather is warming up in Chapel Hill, and you know what that means: live music returns. UNC’s Center for the Study of the American South will host The Whyte Laundry Company as part of their “Music on The Porch” Series on Thursday at 5:30 p.m.
Professional writer, collector and rejection-handling extraordinaire. Meet Susan Harlan. Flyleaf Books will host author Susan Harlan to discuss her book, “Luggage,” on Wednesday at 7 p.m. Staff writer Jackson Byrne talked to Harlan about her writing process for "Luggage."
“Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it."