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

Music of the Movement: Reuben Vincent’s picks

Rapper Reuben Vincent picks six of his favorite tracks or albums by Black artists about activism, racial and social justice, unity or inspiration.
By QCity Metro Staff | June 26, 2020

Music of the Movement: BRAVE Entertainment’s picks

BRAVE Entertainment picks five of their favorite tracks or albums by Black artists about activism, racial and social justice, unity or inspiration.
By QCity Metro Staff | June 25, 2020