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Thursday
July
31
Midnight Plus One, See Gulls, Ye Olde Shoppe
Cat's Cradle Back Room, Carrboro
Show of the week. Midnight Plus One and See Gulls are two of the best angular/post-indie bands in town [and bonus, they're both woman-powered]. And the Cradle's Back Room space is the nicest small room in the Triangle.

photo: See Gulls, The Pinhook, May 30, 2014
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Thursday
July
31
Bob Log III, The Pork Torta
The Pinhook, Durham
Bob Log pioneered the entire weirdo lo-fi postapocalyptic blues genre back in the 90s with his band Doo Rag, and he hasn't really wavered from it since then. One look at him in his crash helmet with built-in microphone & you'll know what I'm talking about.

photo: Bob Log III, The Pinhook, May 3, 2012
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Thursday
July
31
COPE, Plastic Planets
Pour House, Raleigh


Thursday
July
31
Sibannac, 49 Short, No Brainer
Local 506, Chapel Hill


Thursday
July
31
Wesley Wolfe, T0W3RS, Cat Be Damned
Tir Na Nog, Raleigh
The longer Wes Wolfe's hair gets, the more obvious it is that he & Derek Torres of T0W3RS are separated-at-birth goth brothers.

photo: Wesley Wolfe - Troika Music Festival, November 2010
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Thursday
July
31
Pigeon John, Tanya Morgan, Napoleon Wright II, Playdough
Kings, Raleigh


Thursday
July
31
The Oblations
The Cave, Chapel Hill


Thursday
July
31
B-Side Project, Campfires and Constellations
The Station, Carrboro


Thursday
July
31
ERA 9, Revelus, Faith and Scars, Skycrest
The Maywood, Raleigh


Thursday
July
31
Pacinello, Beautiful Distraction, Shawn Deena
Deep South (The Bar), Raleigh


Thursday
July
31
Hot Water and the Bone, Karol Peril, A Bottle Volcanic, Pretend Surprise
Slim's, Raleigh


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