Concert Photos Archive
View pictures of your favorite bands and artists playing in venues around the Triangle.
Justin Timberlake brought his 20/20 Experience tour to the PNC Arena on Nov. 13, 2013. (Photos by Kathy Hanrahan)
Bon Jovi played the PNC Arena on Nov. 6, 2013. (Photos by Kathy Hanrahan)
Garner native and country music singer Scotty McCreery performs Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at the North Carolina State Fair. (Photos By Anthony Barham)
The band that brought the summer's "Cruise" performed before a sold out crowd Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, at the NC State Fair.
fun. played the Red Hat Amphitheater in downtown Raleigh on Sept. 25, 2013.
The 2013 Triangle Corporate Battle of the Bands rocked in Durham on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, to raise money for the East Durham Children's Initiative. Photos by Adam Kissick.
Classic rock band Steely Dan played Red Hat Amphitheater in Raleigh Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013. Photos by Chris Baird.
Taylor Swift, with special guests Casey James and Ed Sheeran, played the PNC Arena in Raleigh on Sept. 13, 2013.
A look at day parties on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013. (Photos by Kathy Hanrahan, Caitlin Zanga and Scott Clevenger)
Hopscotch Music Festival continued on Friday, Sept. 6, in downtown Raleigh.
Hopscotch Music Festival continued with a series of free shows during the afternoon on Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, in downtown Raleigh.
Hopscotch Music Festival kicked off Thursday, Sept. 5, with a night of music and partying in downtown Raleigh.
Hopscotch 2013 kicked off Thursday, Sept. 5, with day parties in venues around downtown Raleigh.
John Mayer swooned and rocked the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013 in Raleigh. Photos by Jack Morton
Iron Maiden and Megadeth visited Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013.
The Carnival of Madness is an annual hard rock/alternative rock tour founded in 2010. The festival has a Carnival theme and a family friendly atmosphere. Artist signings, giveaways, circus performers, fire breathers, and more are also part of the show's activities
The final Oak City 7 concert of 2013 was Thursday, Aug. 29, featuring Captain & The Keels, Catie King, and Matt Phillips & the Philharmonic.
Country superstar Miranda Lambert rocked the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, in Raleigh. (Photos by Jack Morton).
The Backstreet Boys performed at Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013. DJ Pauly D and Jesse McCartney opened the show.
Motorco Music Hall, Casbah and The Pinhook in Durham hosted the annual Durham Hip Hop Summit on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. It showcased some of the best hip hop, freestyle, breakdancing and battling. (Photo by Wes Hight)
The Embers were at North Hills Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013 for the Midtown Beach Music Series.
Matchbox Twenty and the Goo Goo Dolls played Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek in Raleigh on Aug. 7, 2013. (Photos by Kathy Hanrahan)
Sheryl Crow rocks the Durham Performing Arts Center on Aug. 3, 2013.
The Silversun Pickups visited the Red Hat Amphitheater in downtown Raleigh on Friday, Aug. 2, 2013.
The Jonas Brothers played to an enthusiastic crowd at Red Hat Amphitheater in Raleigh Wednesday, July 31, 2013.
The Barenaked Ladies and Ben Folds Five played the Red Hat Amphitheater in Raleigh on July 28, 2013. (Photos by Kathy Hanrahan)
Lil' Wayne, T.I. and 2 Chainz perform at the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek in Raleigh on Saturday July 27, 2013.
Keith Urban played Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion in Raleigh July 26, 2013.
Billboard chartbuster O.A.R. played at Red Hat Amphitheater in downtown Raleigh on Sunday, July 21, 2013.
A steamy evening brought crowds to Raleigh's North Hills shopping center for song and dance July 18, 2013.
Country music star Luke Bryan played the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek in Raleigh on Saturday, July 13, 2013. Photos by Wes Hight.
The Black Keys and the Flaming Lips played the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek in Raleigh on July 11, 2013.
Daughtry headlines a summer concert line-up that includes Halestorm and 3 Doors Down at Red Hat Amphitheater in Raleigh N.C., on July 3, 2013. (Photos by CHRIS BAIRD)
The Band of Oz played the Midtown Beach Music series at North Hills in Raleigh on June 27, 2013.
Heart, a 2013 inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, rocked Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek on Saturday, June 22, 2013 in Raleigh.
The 2013 Summer Showcase features 40 of the region's most talented high school and college students, accompanied by a live band, performing choreographed group selections and individual spotlight solos. What's been described as a homegrown version of the television show "Glee" took place Saturday evening at Fletcher Theatre in Raleigh.
Jason Michael Carroll and his band performed live at Norris Creek Saturday for the Carolina Country Jam in Louisburg.
Old school rap and hip hop performers including Ice Cube and LL Cool J rock the DPAC.
The Lumineers, opened by Cold War Kids, played a sold out show at Koka Booth Amphitheatre Thursday, June 13, 2013. Photos by Chris Baird.
Brad Paisley performed at the Time Warner Pavilion in Raleigh on Saturday, June 8, 2013. (Photos by Jack Tarr)
Widespread Panic performs at Red Hat Amphitheater in downtown Raleigh on Sunday, June 9, 2013. (Photo by Jack Tarr)
Mary J. Blige rocked the stage and delighted fans at the PNC arena in Raleigh on June 7, 2013.
Formerly known as "On the Lawn," the first installment of the Center Stage Concert Series was held on Friday at Diamond View Park in Durham. Photos by Jim Green
Fans enjoy the sounds of Liquid Pleasure during the Midtown Beach Music Series at North Hills in Raleigh on May 16, 2013.
The band Imagine Dragons was in Raleigh Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at the Red Hat Amphitheater.
The Smashing Pumpkins visited Raleigh's Red Hat Amphitheater Tuesday, May 7, 2013.
County superstar Tim McGraw performed Saturday, May 4, 2013, at Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek.
Lyle Lovett headlined this year's Band Together North Carolina concert at Koka Booth Amphitheatre on Saturday, May 4, 2013. Proceeds from the show benefit the Tammy Lynn Center for Developmental Disabilities.
The Carolina Rebellion festival was held in Charlotte May 4-5, 2013. It featured acts including Bush, Soundgarden, Limp Bizkit and Alice in Chains.
Browse images from MerleFest 2013, a music festival which honors the life of musician Eddy Merle Watson, son of American music icon Doc Watson.
TOW3RS visited Kings Barcade in Raleigh Friday, April 19, 2013.
The Embers opened up the Midtown Beach Music Series at North Hills in Raleigh on April 18, 2013.
NEEDTOBREATHE rocked the Durham Performing Arts Center Wednesday, April 10, 2013.
Four local bands battled in the Last Band Standing competition on Saturday, March 2, 2013, at the Lincoln Theater in Raleigh. Photos by Scott Clevenger
The Real Laww played MotorCo in Durham on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, in a benefit concert for the Wounded Warriors Project.
Images from the Double Barrel concert benefiting WKNC 88.1 on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. Photos by John Goodwin
Dave Matthews Band, with opening act the Lumineers, played PNC Arena on Dec. 12, 2012.
Jason Michael Carroll, Josh Thompson, Kix Brooks, Gloriana, Scotty McCreery, and Lee Brice perform during 94.7 QDR Country for Kids at the DPAC, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012 in Durham.
Garner's Scotty McCreery sold out two shows at Dorton Arena during the 2012 NC State Fair.
Yep Roc Records 15th anniversary played out in three nights of concerts at Carrboro's Cat's Cradle featuring Fountains of Wayne, Tift Merritt and Jukebox The Ghost.
Indie rock bank Florence + The Machine play the Red Hat Amphitheater Sept. 21, 2012.
Chapel Hill alt-rockers Ben Folds Five entertained under cloudy skies Sunday at Koka Booth Amphitheater.
Photos from Tuesday's Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival at Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek. (Photos by Jed Gammon)
The Bull Durham Blues Festival was held in downtown Durham on Sept. 7-8, 2012.
Images taken Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at Hopscotch Music Festival in downtown Raleigh.
Images taken Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, at Hopscotch Music Festival in downtown Raleigh.
Images taken Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, at Hopscotch Music Festival in downtown Raleigh. (Photos by Scott Clevenger and Greg Hutchinson)
Brad Paisley entertained the crowd at Walnut Creek in Raleigh singing country lullabies Friday, Aug. 24.
Singer-songwriter Jason Mraz was in Raleigh Aug. 19, 2012 to play at Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion.
The final Midtown Beach Music Series of the summer was held at North Hills in Raleigh on Aug. 16, 2012. As a special treat, fireworks closed out the night.
Rascal Flatts rocked Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek on Friday, August 10, 2012 in Raleigh.
Crowds headed to North Hills in Raleigh to party with the Embers during the Midtown Beach Music Series on Aug. 9, 2012.
The band O.A.R. played the Raleigh Amphitheater on Aug. 8, 2012.
Lynyrd Skynyrd entertained a lively crowd at Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012, in Raleigh.
Crowds headed to North Hills in Raleigh on Aug. 2, 2012, to listen to the sounds of Liquid Pleasure.
After a rain delay, Train delighted Friday in downtown Raleigh.
Rock legends KISS entertained a lively crowd at Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek on Sunday, July 22, 2012 in Raleigh.
Crowds headed out to see Jim Quick and the Coastline Band at the North Hills Beach Music series on July 19, 2012.
Everclear and Sugar Ray headlined the Summerland Tour when it hit the Raleigh Amphitheater on Saturday, July 14, 2012.
Barenaked Ladies, Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Blues Traveler and Cracker entertain the crowd at the Raleigh Ampitheater on Thursday.
Roger Waters performed "The Wall" Monday, July 9, 2012 at PNC Arena in Raleigh.
Alice Cooper visited Raleigh Friday, June 22, 2012 and played to a packed house at the Raleigh Amphitheater.
Drake and J. Cole visited Raleigh Wednesday, June 20, 2012.
The band Sleeping Booty performed at The Midtown Beach Music event on June 14.
Gavin DeGraw and Colbie Caillat played to a passionate crowd at the Raleigh Amphitheater on Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Raleigh.
Country group Lady Antebellum visited Raleigh Friday, June 8, 2012 at the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion.
The band North Tower performed at The Midtown Beach Music event on May 24.
A colorful day of art, music and sunshine in Cary was capped by the B-52s, all to benefit Urban Ministries of Wake County.
The Zac Brown Band played the Time Warner Pavillion at Walnut Creek in Raleigh on May 11, 2012.
Our lens on the Beach Music Series at North Hills on May 10, 2012. Craig Woolard took the stage.
Merlefest was held on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro April 26-29, 2012.
DayGlow, the epic paint party and music fest, came to Raleigh on April 21, 2012. Photos courtesy of Lazyday.com
Garner native and "American Idol" Scotty McCreery performed at the North Carolina Azalea Festival in Wilmington Friday, April 13.
Switchfoot, the 2011 Grammy winner for Best Rock Gospel Album, headlined the spring concert at Campbell University Friday.
The Embers kicked off the North Hills beach music concert series Thursday, April 12, to a large audience. WRAL.com sponsors the free weekly outdoor concerts each Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m.
Chris Daughtry returned to North Carolina for a concert in Greensboro on Saturday, April 7, 2012.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers performed at PNC Arena in Raleigh on April 4, 2012.
Elton John and his band played the PNC Arena in Raleigh on March 16, 2012.
Kelly Clarkson and opening act Matt Nathanson played the Durham Performing Arts Center on Jan. 31, 2012.
The WWE, Nickelback and Mary J. Blige performed for the troops in Fayetteville on Dec. 11, 2011.
Taylor Swift performed at the RBC Center in Raleigh on Nov. 17, 2011.
Local high school bands compete in the Bands of America Grand National Championships in Indianapolis on Nov. 12, 2011.
The Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance is a family-friendly four-day festival of music, dance, art, and community in the rolling hills of Chatham County.
Scotty McCreery performed a special concert at Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek in Raleigh on Oct. 8, 2011, to celebrate his album release and 18th birthday.
Brad Paisley, Blake Shelton and Jerrod Niemann played the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion in Raleigh on Sept. 25, 2011.
A look at the acts who performed Friday, Sept. 9, 2011, during Hopscotch Music Fest.
A look at the acts who performed Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011, during Hopscotch Music Fest.
The Embers entertained a big crowd Thursday night at North Hills in Raleigh.
Thirteen heavy metal bands rocked Raleigh's Walnut Creek amphitheater as part of the Mayhem Festival on Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011.
Despite temperatures near 100, a crowd came out to dance to beach music from the Craig Woolard Band at North Hills, Thursday, July 28. WRAL.com is a sponsor of the weekly summer music series, which runs through Aug. 25.
Sixteen acts, including Willie Nelson and Lady Antebellum, performed in the first Rapids Jam in Roanoke Rapids June 16-18, 2011.
Mumford & Sons and other bands performed at the Raleigh Ampitheater on June 8, 2011.
Twelve bands performed in a free concert Friday, June 3, 2011, that encouraged listeners to donate to four nonprofits helping Raleigh residents recover and rebuild in the wake of the tornadoes that struck the city April 16.
The Embers kicked off the North Hills beach music concert series Thursday, April 28, to a large audience. WRAL.com sponsors the free weekly outdoor concerts each Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m.
Snoop Dogg performed a free concert for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill students on April 23, 2011, at the Raleigh Amphitheater. UNC students won the concert through a Facebook contest promoting the new Electronic Arts' video game "Bulletstorm."
Rush performed Saturday night at the Greensboro Coliseum.
Diana Ross entertained at Durham Performing Arts Center Friday, March 11, 2011.
Rock legend John Mellencamp performed at the Durham Performing Arts Center on Tuesday evening, March 1, 2011, in Durham.
Bon Jovi with opening act Billy Falcon hit the RBC Center in Raleigh on Feb. 21, 2011.
A look at the Bon Jovi show at the RBC Center on Feb. 21, 2011.
Sugarland performed at Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek on October 2, 2010.
The Black Crowes performed in Raleigh on Sept. 17, 2010.
The Embers performed at North Hills on Aug. 26, 2010.
Sheryl Crow performed at Cary's Koka Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park on Sunday evening.
The band Paramore hit the Raleigh Amphitheater on July 23, 2010.
Liquid Pleasure at the North Hills Midtown Beach Music Concert Series
WRAL.com's Kathy Hanrahan photographed John Mayer and Train, who performed at the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek on Saturday.
Bret Michaels performs at the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek on Friday, June 18, 2010.
The Eagles played the RBC Center on June 17, 2010.
The Backstreet Boys performed for a delighted audience Sunday in the new downtown Raleigh amphitheater.
The Raleigh Amphitheater opened on Friday, June 4, 2010, with a free concert.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame held a benefit concert Saturday, May 1, 2010, in Cary's Koka Booth Ampitheatre.
Country superstar Taylor Swift took the stage at the RBC Center in Raleigh on May 1, 2010. Gloriana was the opening act.
Alice in Chains performed in Raleigh on April 21, 2010.
The band Daughtry performed at Fort Bragg on Sunday, April 11, 2010.
Three Days Grace performed Saturday, April 10, 2010, at the RBC Center in Raleigh.
The Black Eyed Peas played the RBC Center in Raleigh on Feb. 19, 2010.
Kiss performed at Hampton Coliseum Friday, Oct. 16, 2009.
The iconic band U2 performed at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh on Oct. 3, 2009.
The North Carolina Symphony's Pops in the Park concert.
The bluegrass tradition is alive in Snow Camp where more than a dozen bands entertained over the Labor Day weekend.
Coldplay played the Time Warner Cable Pavilion at Walnut Creek on Aug. 6, 2009.
Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp and The Wiyos jam at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park on Tuesday, July 28, 2009.
The Catalinas perform at the June 25 Midtown Concert Series at North Hills in Raleigh. The free music concerts, sponsored by WRAL.com, are held each Thursday through Aug. 27 On The Commons. Pets are welcomed.
Grammy Award winner Keith Urban, and multi-platinum superstars Sugarland, performed Friday at the RBC Center.
No Doubt played the Time Warner Cable Pavilion at Walnut Creek on June 8, 2009.
The Embers perform at the May 21 Midtown Music Series at North Hills in Raleigh. WRAL anchor Pam Saulsby was a special guest singer.
The Castaways entertain at the Midtown Music Series at North Hills on April 23. The free outdoor concerts are held On The Commons each Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. and are sponsored by WRAL.com.
The Dave Matthews Band and Concord's own Avett Brothers performed Wednesday at Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion.
WRAL's Pops in the Park concert was held at the Koka Booth Amphitheatre Sunday evening, Aug. 31.
Jack Johnson performed along with Rouge Wave and Neil Halstead in Raleigh on Tuesday, Aug. 12 at the Time Warner Music Pavilion.
The Jonas Brothers performed in North Carolina.
Sara Bareilles, The Counting Crows and Maroon 5 performed at the Walnut Creek Amphitheater in Raleigh Tuesday, July 29, 2008.
Snoop Dogg, 311 and Fiction Plane performed July 23, 2008 in Raleigh.
Images from the Dave Matthews Band show Wednesday, July 2, 2008, at the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek.
The Bonnaroo music festival was held June 12-15 in Manchester, TN, and featured performances from several North Carolina based bands.
R.E.M performed along with Modest Mouse and The National at the Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek Tuesday evening.
Ben Folds performed at the outdoor Koka Booth Ampitheatre in Cary's Regency Park on Friday, May 30.
Lifehouse and the Goo Goo Dolls played Sunday, July 15th at Walnut Creek in Raleigh. Get a up-close look at these bands in action.
Clay Aiken performed Friday night at Booth Amphitheater with the Raleigh Symphony Orchestra. See images from the show!