“It’s impossible to make money”: Middle C Jazz owner discusses pandemic challenges and alliance petition
Middle C Jazz partially reopened under North Carolina's Phase 2. But to "Save Charlotte Stages," a new alliance is looking for help from local government.
By Sarafina Wright | September 8, 2020
P-Valley’s J. Alphonse Nicholson, from North Carolina to The Pynk
The Greensboro native talks about his acting career, including his start at a North Carolina HBCU, how he prioritizes fatherhood and his journey through show business.
By Katrina Louis | September 7, 2020
University City Wine Fest returns with boutique events
After being postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, University City Wine Fest returns with five days of socially distanced wine-loving activities.
By QCity Metro Staff | August 27, 2020
At the Charlotte Art League, a new exhibition inspired by today’s political climate
In addition to about a dozen paintings, the show includes spoken word, improv acts, and music. Organizers hope it will spark conversations.
By Olivia Todd | August 14, 2020
‘We Are Hip Hop’: Blumenthal launches new fall festival
The four-day event will feature national and local artists and dancers, DJs, spoken word poets, graffiti artists and more.
By Glenn Burkins | August 13, 2020
Donald Lawrence and Jermaine Dupri among 2020 NC Music Hall of Fame inductees
Music legend Roberta Flack will also receive lifetime achievement award.
By Katrina Louis | August 9, 2020
What’s there to laugh about in these days of pandemic? Plenty, says comedian Burpie
The Concord native who has opened for some of the biggest names in stand-up will perform Friday on an outdoor stage at Charlotte's Spirit Square.
By Olivia Todd | August 6, 2020
1CLT Film Fest celebrates film community and highlights diversity
Twelve local film groups organized the two-day virtual event featuring over 20 projects from regional, national and international filmmakers.
By Kallan Louis | July 21, 2020
Reuben Vincent reflects on his coming-of-age story and ‘Boy Meets World’ EP
The 19-year-old east Charlotte native continues to show promise as a rising hip-hop artist.
By Kallan Louis | July 14, 2020
Rapper Lute showcases Black Lives Matter movement in new music video
The Charlotte native drops timely perspective on his new single, “Life.” The tribute video was dedicated to last month's victims of gun violence.
By Kallan Louis | July 6, 2020