Arts

Arts
11:26 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Triad Arts Weekend: June 21, 2013

Jay Gonzalez, Patterson Hood, Mike Cooley, Brad Morgan, and Matt Patton of the Drive-By Truckers.
Drive-By Truckers

Today we delve into a great hour of summer music.  First up: the unique sound that is the Darnell Woodies.  Their fusion of bluegrass, punk, rock, jazz, and more comes to Studio A.  Then it's Durham-based MC Taylor and Hiss Golden Messenger.  MC is one of the finest songwriters in America today. David Bowie described MC's latest LP Poor Moon as, "...mystical country, like an eerie yellowing photograph."  And then, it's the Grammy Award winning Athens, Georgia based singer/songwriter, producer and front man for the Drive-By Truckers, Patterson Hood.

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Arts
12:45 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Meet the Artist: Barbara Lister-Sink, Pianist and Educator

Educator and Pianist Barbara Lister-Sink.
www.salem.edu

Renowned pianist and educator, Barbara Lister-Sink is a world leader in teaching injury preventive-technique. She has taught at Duke University, the Eastman School of Music, and Salem College. Currently, she is the Director of the School of Music, Artist in Residence, and Professor of Piano at Salem College.  For many years, Barbara was the keyboardist for the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam. Barbara spoke with David about her memories from playing with this group.

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Arts
9:47 am
Thu June 20, 2013

Estrangers Release New Album

Estrangers
Matt Groce

Winston-Salem based band Estrangers has just recorded a new album, and they did it old-school, to analog tape with Ryan Pritz at El Guapo Recorders on the Southside of Winston.  Season of 1000 Colors was released Friday, June 14th.  Triad Arts Weekend's own Technical Producer and guitarist, vocalist, songwriter Eddie Garcia caught up with Estrangers' vocalist and guitarist Philip Pledger and drummer Drew Braeden.      

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Arts
8:42 pm
Wed June 19, 2013

Rebranding Effort Hopes to Spark More Interest in Greensboro Arts Community

A new website was also unveiled for ArtsGreensboro at a press conference on Wednesday.
Credit Sheila Thrower

The United Arts Council of Greater Greensboro has a new name.

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Arts
9:03 am
Wed June 19, 2013

Percussionist Bill Smith Provides "Gong Meditation Sound Immersion"

Percussionist Bill Smith in Studio A.
Bethany Chafin

Triad Arts as Broadcast at 8:35am and 5:44pm
Today we take a sonic journey with percussionist Bill Smith.
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