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Radio listeners have loved going 'on the beach' with DJ Charlie Brown for decades, enjoying music and making memories. Brown is now 67 and has worked in radio since he was 21.
The North Carolina Museum of History just recently reopened its doors to guests. And a new exhibit offers a fresh look at the cross-racial dynamics that formed beach music and its mark on the Carolinas. Hear from Ken Howard, the museum's director about the new exhibit.
But if you lived in North Carolina in the 1970s, you may remember a little high school band called 'The Avengers' that evolved into a nationally-known beach music band - homegrown in the soil of Greenville - known today as the Band of Oz.
Heather Leah, WRAL multiplatform producer
You might recognize him from NBC's America's Got Talent. Tyler Butler-Figueroa, a violinist from Raleigh who earned Simon Cowell's golden buzzer, is returning for a performance in his hometown tomorrow.