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Aida Victoria, Nash Hall – Hopscotch Music Festival

Originally from Spartanburg, South Carolina, songwriter and guitar player Adia Victoria now lives in Nashville. Rolling Stone describes her as “PJ Harvey covering Loretta Lynn at a haunted debutante ball” but fans of Skylar Gudasz and Jack White would like this, too. Why? ‘Stuck In The South’ from Beyond The[…]

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VIP Treatment: The Official VIP Hotel: The Durham Hotel.

An independent hotel inhabiting the newly resurrected mid-century Home Savings Bank, The Durham is instilled with the energy and entrepreneurial spirit of its namesake city. The hotel, designed by acclaimed firm Commune, is a cultural hub for the vibrant and engaged downtown community and a perfect backdrop for the festival experience. 53 guest rooms feature[…]

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Art of Cool Festival Opposes House Bill 2 and Welcomes All People Regardless of Gender or Sexual Orientation

In response to the Charlotte, NC ordinance that shielded the LGBT community from discrimination in housing and public accommodations, Republican Governor Pat McCrory tweeted the following: This explanation resulted in the approval of the infamous House Bill 2. Receiving wide spread rebuke from the NCAA, NBA, PayPal, Dow Chemical, Apple,[…]

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