Raleigh, N.C. — A look at the bands playing this week in and around the Triangle:
Spider Bags and Gross Ghost at the Pinhoook – Both are local. (Find out more about Gross Ghost)
EMEFE, The Brand New Life, The Beast at the Cat’s Cradle – This is all more Hip Hop/Funk, but EMEFE is a lot of fun and they bring a lot of energy
Jon Spencer Blues Explosion at Cat’s Cradle - This is a bucket list band for me. The only show of the month I WON’T miss.
Peter Lamb and the Wolves at Humble Pie - Jazz
Katherine Whalen, Birds and Arrows (a person local favorite) at Tir Na Nog - Find out more about Birds and Arrows
Annuals, Lollipops and the Eschaton at Local 506 - Find out more about the Annuals
Real Live Tigers at Slims
Willie Nelson at the DPAC
Greensky Bluegrass, Carolina Still at the Pour House
Loin Cloth, Solar Halos, Demon Eye, Tomas Phillips at Kings Barcade
For more local music coverage from Greg Hutchinson, check out his blog Hear it from Hutch.