"True Moves, check out the classifieds in the back of the Creative Loafing. Also you can post there too I think. Might be a good way to hook up with folks who are like minded. There really is a lot going on if you scratch the surface. I just get…"
"I'm know here in Charlotte and I'm looking to join or form a garage rock band.
I'm 33 and I have a wife and baby, so I'm not looking to tour the world. I would like to practice regularly, play out around town, write songs and…"
Hi. Welcome aboard - I just read your post about moving to Charlotte. There are several great bands/performers locally known here... Unknown Hinson, Avett Brothers, Frankenstein Drag Queens, Belmont Playboys, Sugar Glider, Fat Camp, and more I can't think of at the moment.
Venues: The Milestone, Neighborhood Theater, Snug Harbor, Amos', Tremont, Visualite, and more.
As for Record Stores - I'd suggest Lunchbox Records and Manifest. For just vinyl: Wax Museum - specializes in mainly beach music, but you can find rare recordings as well. We're lacking in this category unfortunately.
Glad to add you as a mate!
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"Hi, I surfed in off someones blog and I'm so glad I did, since I've been waiting to be validated I've read loads and the amount of new sounds I've discovered has virtually overwhelmed me. 50 years old Geordie living in the…"
"Well, I've just read this whole thread and didn't know half the songs mentioned. However I've a few to add.
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