• By Amber Donoghue October 16, 2016 Traditional black American soul food originated in the rural South. It consists of such foods as chitterlings, pig knuckles, turnip greens, and cornbread, so says Webster. We think of soul food, in the South, as the cuisine of our...

  • By Elizabeth Thomas October 12, 2016 Brothers Oliver and Chris, along with Jano Rix make up The Wood Brothers, an American folk trio that’s rolling into town this week to play a gig at Neighborhood Theatre in NoDa. After the brothers left home and went...

  • Our favorite moments of ACL Fest 2016 Weekend Two  By Amanda Cosenza October 12, 2016 With a jam-packed lineup that drew a diverse group of music lovers and a range of experiences for all ages (read about their family friendly zone “Austin Kiddie Limits” and...

  •  By Michelle Wheeler October 11 2016 “Hey Griffin, it’s Michelle Wheeler with CLTure.org out of Charlotte, North Carolina, how’s it going?” “Great, I’m driving down the interstate in Idaho, but it should be fine to talk now.” Should be fine. House’s current tour in support...

  • By Shirley Griffith  October 5, 2016 Every time Jordan Parker Hoban performs it is special and personal. JPH doesn’t just sing his songs, he pulls them slowly and tantalizingly from the ground up, as if he knew they’d been scratching desperately at us from just...

  • By Kallan Louis October 2, 2016 Back for the second consecutive year, Breakin’ Convention brought the noise to Uptown Charlotte this past weekend. But don’t let the name fool you, the two-day event is not just about b-boys and girls. In addition to street performers,...

  • By Jonathan Shuping October 2, 2016 It’s an incredibly difficult balancing act to walk the tight rope stretched between silly and sophisticated comedy, but when it happens it’s an elating experience. Alas, along with all the other fallen, you’ll find Masterminds. The opening act actually...

  • By Erik Button  September 22, 2016 Dragon Con is a sci-fi and fantasy convention held the weekend of September 1st-5th in Atlanta, Georgia. This year marked the 29th year of the convention and it was attended by over 77,000 excited fans this year. Driving into...

  • By Elizabeth Thomas September 22, 2016 It’s very clear that Drew Holcomb has a very keen sense of self. As someone who was unfamiliar with the band walking into the show Tuesday night at Ovens Auditorium, that fact became rather apparent. Hailing from Appalachia, Holcomb...

  • A Preview of Soft Leather CLT Party with Kode9 By CLTure September 22, 2016 Johnny Love, a Chicago area electronic DJ who goes by the moniker Deathface, will bring his uniquely original underground pansexual dance party to Charlotte this week. Soft Leather is a counterculture party...