BROAD CONCEPTS, UNIVERSAL LANDSCAPES: Walter Salas-Humara plays Cuban, African and rock ‘n’ roll sounds at Satellite on Saturday

encore asked Walter Salas-Humara to share more about his current works and influences Wilmingtonians will hear on Saturday at Satellite. Continue reading BROAD CONCEPTS, UNIVERSAL LANDSCAPES: Walter Salas-Humara plays Cuban, African and rock ‘n’ roll sounds at Satellite on Saturday

CELTIC, BLUEGRASS, PUNK MISH-MASH: The Tan and Sober Gentlemen play Alt-Zalea and Shakori Hills

Putting the “alternative” in Alt-Zalea, The Tan and Sober Gentlemen are going throw every ounce of strings and foot-stomping energy they have at this Saturday’s performance at Brooklyn Cafe, 4 p.m. Continue reading CELTIC, BLUEGRASS, PUNK MISH-MASH: The Tan and Sober Gentlemen play Alt-Zalea and Shakori Hills

CARNAL, NATURAL, WILDE… Chelsea Wilde’s Minor Birds build stories, characters and scenery in music, heads to Juggling Gypsy

Minor Birds, along with Dutch Carson, will play Juggling Gypsy on February 28 after a “teaser show” at Wrightsville Beach Brewery on February 26. Continue reading CARNAL, NATURAL, WILDE… Chelsea Wilde’s Minor Birds build stories, characters and scenery in music, heads to Juggling Gypsy

UNPOLISHED AND RAW: Ethan Driskill talks ‘Love, Dreams & Foolish Things,’ release party at Waterline on Feb. 23

Driskill cites The Avett Brothers’ early years of college touring and unpolished tracks of early albums as a heavy source of inspiration for combining Driskill’s own elements of punk, bluegrass and quick-spitting lyrics. Continue reading UNPOLISHED AND RAW: Ethan Driskill talks ‘Love, Dreams & Foolish Things,’ release party at Waterline on Feb. 23

FRESH PERSPECTIVE: Stuart McLamb talks moving on with The Love Language’s ‘Baby Grand,’ playing V-Day at Reggie’s

The Love Language frontman Stuart McLamb promises an upbeat Valentine’s Day show for lovers and singles alike at Reggie’s. Continue reading FRESH PERSPECTIVE: Stuart McLamb talks moving on with The Love Language’s ‘Baby Grand,’ playing V-Day at Reggie’s