Shakori Fest Starts Thursday – Watching Matthew

Hurricane Matthew’s forecast track made a dramatic shift east on Wednesday and, as of Wednesday evening, the Fall 2016 Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance is set to kick off Thursday 10/06 and run through Sunday in Silk Continue reading

Flaco Jiménez, Dex Romweber free concert at Cat’s Cradle 08/23

The Southern Folklife Collection Festival this Saturday at Carrboro’s Cat’s Cradle features the Dex Romweber Duo, Flaco Jiménez, Los Texmaniacs and Sierra Hull.  Admission is free with a ticket.  Festival hours are 10am to 4pm. Accordionist Jiménez, a pioneer of Continue reading