See photos and hear music from Carthage and Maness Potter and Music Barn. Photos and audio by staff photojournalist Ted Richardson.
See photos from the career of Les Paul, the guitarist and inventor who changed the course of music with the electric guitar and multitrack recording.
See and audio slide show of former UNC point guard Quentin Thomas as he lays down hip hop tracks. Photos and audio by News & Observer staff ... more
See photos from Chapel Hill artist Scott Nurkin's mural of N.C.-born musicians. Photos by staff photojournalist Harry Lynch.
See photos from the Elvis Costello concert at Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary. Photos by staff photojournalist John Rottet.
See an audio slide show of the group Invisible, playing experimental music using instruments partly made from industrial junk and found objects.
See video of John Montgomery talking about his craftsmanship. Video by staff photojournalist Takaaki Iwabu
See photos from a surprise gift of new musical instruments for young musicians. Photos by staff photojournalist Chris Seward.
DURHAM - The spiffy new Durham Performing Arts Center has a lot of stand-up comedy acts on its upcoming schedule, including Lewis Black, Robin ... more
The Rev. Ron Poythress, pastor of Triangle Baptist Church, performs the song he wrote for the opening session of the New Baptist Covenant Celebration.