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8:33 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Phuzz Phest Features LA-Based Band No Age

The band No Age.
Sub Pop Records

The Los Angeles, California based band No Age has been redefining the lines between melody and noise since the band formed in 2005. Drummer/vocalist Dean Spunt and guitarist Randy Randall formed the band initially as a change of pace from the hardcore punk bands they had been playing in. Embracing an experimental collage approach, and supported by a strong DIY community (in the form of the underground art & music space known as “The Smell,”) No Age quickly developed a following and critical praise.

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Arts
10:51 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

Arts Council Makes Push For "City of Arts and Innovation" Slogan

Credit Image courtesy of the City of Winston-Salem

Will Winston-Salem’s unofficial “City of Arts and Innovation” slogan finally become official? The Arts Council hopes so.

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Food Insecurity
10:38 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

Community Kitchen Fights Hunger One Meal at a Time

F.A.R.M. Cafe mural painted by several Boone area artists.
F.A.R.M. Cafe

There’s a place in the Piedmont where you can enjoy a good meal and pay for it with a little elbow grease.

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Children
5:19 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

Winston-Salem Will "Light It Up Blue" For Autism Awareness

Krispy Kreme headquarters will illuminate with blue light through the month of April to commemorate Autism Awareness Month.
T. Odom Photographics

April is National Autism Awareness Month and Wednesday, April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day. Several Winston-Salem landmarks will be illuminated with blue light to draw attention to this condition that affects millions of children and adults nationwide.

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Arts
8:30 am
Tue April 1, 2014

Must Be the Holy Ghost to Perform at Phuzz Phest 2014

Jared Draughon is Must Be the Holy Ghost.
Beth Mandel for triangle.com

Winston-Salem based Jared Draughon  has been traveling the sonic seas since high school, playing in all sorts of bands in North Carolina and Brooklyn, New York. His latest musical project finds him playing in a band of one – but lest you think he’s lonely, have no fear – he’s surrounded himself with a wall of amplifiers, a sea of layered vocals, and an army of looping guitars – and he calls it Must Be The Holy Ghost.

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