Music News and Interviews

Call and Get ‘Em—Giveaways!

Well hot damn. It’s that time again. Every week at WKNC, we try to provide you with the chance to win tickets to great shows around the Triangle. Deejays should always be doing giveaways, even if you haven’t seen what’s available via this blog… you can always listen in to your favorite show and win tickets!

Things to look forward to this week:

2/16: Greil Marcus (former writer for Rolling Stone magazine) listening party @ The Pinhook

Buzz*oven @ Casbah

2/17: Deicide @ Volume 11

GWAR @ Lincoln Theatre

2/18: Missy Raines and the New Hip with Onward, Soldiers @ Casbah ** my personal pick

Punch Brothers @ Lincoln Theatre (Grammy Nominated!)

Schooner @ Kings

Nominated for 2 Grammys in Best Country Collaboration with Vocals and Best Country Instrumental Performance, the Punch Brothers are sure to have a great show!

2/19: Old Habits @ Kings

Rooney @ Cat’s Cradle **my high school self’s personal pick

Budos Band @ Cat’s Cradle

Rooney, a favorite band of mine from 9th grade, is Beatles-esque pop that has been featured on iconic TV shows like the OC

Movies: Paul (special screening Thursday at midnight) @ Campus Cinema

Hall Pass (special screening Wednesday, 2/23) @ North Hills 14