Charlotte, North Carolina music news, interviews, previews, reviews, and giveaways

  •  By Delaney Clifford February 23, 2018 Every year, Charlotte is afforded bigger and better opportunities. As the city grows, culture follows. Whether it be art, business, bars, food or music, there’s never a shortage of something to do on any given night. It seems that...

  •  By CLTure Writers February 21, 2018 Even if you’re a hardcore music fan, it’s always a tedious task to keep track of notable music releases early in the year. Your twitter feed is probably loaded with album and tour announcements, so our music writers have...

  •  By Dan Cava February 19, 2018 “I need y’all’s help with something,” Marc Broussard informed us from the stage of the McGloghon Theater last Saturday. Broussard, it turns out, has a cousin in the Charlotte area who was in attendance at the show, and since...

  •  By Delaney Clifford  February 14, 2018 Just in time for Valentine’s Day, 25-year old Charlotte-based R&B artist Deion Reverie has brought us his latest release: a four-song EP entitled Sex Tape. The EP is full of longing, craving, and lust, as the young artist has...

  •  By Patrick O’Boyle  February 12, 2018 Waiting in line outside of Ovens Auditorium, fumes hit me like a wall. It might be Independence Boulevard, but it could be all these Zeppelin fans in line with me to see Robert Plant, who smell like air freshener...

  •  By Jose Mujica February 10, 2018 If you’re not aware of the musical duo known as Big Gigantic yet, you may be one of the last holdouts in Charlotte. The line stretched down Hamilton St. as fans lined up to enter The Fillmore last night,...

  •  By CLTure February 1, 2018 (Updated) Festival season is upon us! It’s that time of year where we praise the lesser-known and lower-billed bands to flex our musical knowledge, we debate over the best lineups and make fun of the ones that have awkwardly placed...

  •  By Jose Mujica Photo: @kittycatbanks February 1, 2018 Keys N Krates brought the bass to Buzz City last night with The Cura Tour at The Underground. The Canadian EDM trio’s infectious, funkadelic, hip-hop-influenced dance music can make even the stiffest wallflower bloom to life with...

  •  By Patrick O’Boyle February 2, 2018 As the house lights go down in the McGlohon Theatre, Taj Mahal ambles his way from the back of the stage and sits in the center of a circle of stringed instruments, as the crowd rises to their feet....

  •  By Delaney Clifford January 31, 2018 Every generation of music has a group that redefines the industry standard. When it comes to rap and hip-hop, the predecessors are clear. Wu-Tang Clan set the bar for a rap collective, and they set it high. The years...