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Durham, NC 27701 United States
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August 2019

Oso Oso with The Sidekicks and Future Teens at Motorco

August 27, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Oso Oso with Special guest The Sidekicks, Future Teens Tuesday Aug 27, 2019 Doors: 7:00 PM Show: 8:00 PM All Ages $13 Advance/ $15 Day of the show Tickets: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1851627?utm_medium=bks Oso Oso Oso Oso is the latest project of Jade Lilitri out of Long Beach, New York. After a couple of early records, the band self-released their first fully realized album The Yunahon Mixtape on Bandcamp in early 2017. Despite this low key release, the album quickly gained traction across…

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KINDO w Sirintip, Adrian Bellue and Rocco of the Snow at Motorco

August 28, 2019 @ 7:15 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Kindo with Sirintip, Adrian Bellue and Rocco of the Snow at Motorco Music Hall Wednesday Aug 28, 2019 Doors: 7:00 PM Show: 7:15 PM All Ages $12 Advance/ $15 Day of the show Kindo Kindo (The Reign Of Kindo) has become one of the most unlikely phenomenons to infiltrate the modern music world. Almost ten years since their debut EP hit #5 on the Billboard Middle Atlantic Heatseekers chart in 2007, this band has only just begun to emerge from…

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VALLEYS w/ Discoveries, Infirma and More at Motorco

August 31, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Crank It Loud presents VALLEYS w/ Discoveries Infirma Through All This Time Seeking Solace Doors 6:00pm Show 6:30pm $10 Advance $15 Day Of All Ages www.crankitloud.com www.motorcomusic.com  

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September 2019

4th ANNUAL LABOR DAY SHRIMP BOIL and OKTOBERFEST KICKOFF at Motorco Music Hall

September 2, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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4th ANNUAL LABOR DAY SHRIMP BOIL & OKTOBERFEST KICKOFF at Motorco Music Hall OPEN AT NOON & WE’LL KEEP SELLING UNTIL WE RUN OUT! Includes: A Pound of NC Shrimp New Potatoes Corn on the Cob LOTS & LOTS OF NAPKINS! $20 Want to guarantee Your Boil in Advance & Save $5? Buy a ticket here for $15! OKTOBERFEST IS COMING ON SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 14TH WITH THE LITTLE GERMAN BAND, A FULL GERMAN MENU & LITERS UPON LITERS OF DUCK…

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Supersuckers “The Evil Powers of Rock and Roll” 20th Anniversary

September 5, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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SUPERSUCKERS "The Evil Powers of Rock and Roll" 20th Anniversary Tour with The Hangmen Supersuckers will be playing “The Evil Powers of Rock and Roll" from front to back plus the classics! Thursday Sep 5, 2019 Doors: 8:00 PM Show: 9:00 PM All Ages $15 Advance / $18 Day of the show Tickets on sale now! Supersuckers “You’ve heard our name, you’ve seen our records, our t-shirts and our stickers. We’re probably the favorite band of someone you know and…

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Sophomore Slump Fest 2019

September 6, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until September 7, 2019

Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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FBT Entertainment Presents: Sophomore Slump Fest 2019 September 6 & 7, 2019 Sept 6: Grayscale Belmont Scowl Brow Bearings Unturned bloom. Nominee Paperback Rich People Boys of Fall YOUNG CULTURE City Mouth Harm RARITY propersleep I The Victor World War Me Sept 7: Silent Planet MADBALL Chamber Vatican Shame Spiral Green Fiend The Worst of Us Violent Life Violent Death AVOID Keep Flying Circle Back Insvrgence DISSENT S'efforcer Never I Feverwar Deadland Fever Strike Paid in Full Motorco Music Hall…

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Sophomore Slump Fest 2019

September 7, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until September 7, 2019

Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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FBT Entertainment Presents: Sophomore Slump Fest 2019 September 6 & 7, 2019 Sept 6: Grayscale Belmont Scowl Brow Bearings Unturned bloom. Nominee Paperback Rich People Boys of Fall YOUNG CULTURE City Mouth Harm RARITY propersleep I The Victor World War Me Sept 7: Silent Planet MADBALL Chamber Vatican Shame Spiral Green Fiend The Worst of Us Violent Life Violent Death AVOID Keep Flying Circle Back Insvrgence DISSENT S'efforcer Never I Feverwar Deadland Fever Strike Paid in Full Motorco Music Hall…

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BoDeans with Andrew Winter at Motorco Music Hall, Durham

September 8, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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BoDeans at Motorco Music Hall Sunday Sep 8, 2019 Doors: 7:00 PM Show: 8:00 PM All Ages $20 Advance / $25 Day of the show / $30 Seated Tickets on sale now! https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1861385?utm_medium=bks BoDeans Those who have followed BoDeans’ remarkable 30-year musical career know that their blend of compelling songs and high energy performances have retained an unpretentious rock & roll loyal following like no other.Best known for their catchy single, “Closer To Free,” the band’s accessible adult alternative sound…

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The Arc of the Heart with Haider Warraich at Motorco

September 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Periodic Tables: The Arc of the Heart at Motorco Music Hall The Arc of the Heart: What the Heart Teaches Us About the Future of Humanity Advances in heart disease have fundamentally changed what it means to be a human being, allowing many to survive long after their own hearts have stopped beating. The science of the heart also mirrors the history of science at large, punctuated by setbacks and reversals. Haider Warraich will explore the merger of man and…

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Subhumans with Fea, Drugcharge and No Love at Motorco

September 12, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Subhumans with Fea, Drugcharge and No Love at Motorco Music Hall Thursday Sep 12, 2019 Doors: 7:00 PM Show: 8:00 PM All Ages $15 Advance / $18 Day of the show Tickets on sale now! Subhumans Subhumans are one of the most influential bands from the UK Anarcho-Punk scene of the 80’s, filed right alongside Crass and Conflict, and just as relevant today as they were during the darkest days of Thatcher’s Britain. Take your choice in how to label…

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Sinkane with Flash Car at Motorco Music Hall

September 13, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Sinkane with Flash Car at Motorco Music Hall Friday Sep 13, 2019 Doors: 8:00 PM Show: 9:00 PM All Ages $15 Advance / $17 Day of the show Tickets on sale now! https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1855211?utm_medium=bks Use the promo code EARLYSINKANE to get a token worth $5 toward food and drinks at the show. Sinkane https://www.sinkane.com/ It’s easy to be angry in moments like now. And that’s OK. But it takes courage to turn that anger into productive energy. The previous Sinkane album,…

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8th Annual Durham Oktoberfest at Motorco Music Hall

September 14, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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8th Annual Durham Oktoberfest at Motorco Music Hall German Kitchen Takeover: Pretzels, Brats Schnitzels& More! Liter Biers! featuring The Duck Rabbit Oktoberfest Doors/ Open at 12pm till close! Little German Band & Dancers 1p-5p and 6pm - 10pm  

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Bleached with The Paranoyds

September 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Cat's Cradle Presents: Bleached with The Paranoyds at Motorco Sunday, September 15 7PM Doors / 8PM Show Adv: $15 / Day Of: $17 Tickets: http://bit.ly/Bleached-Sept15 BLEACHED - DON’T YOU THINK YOU’VE HAD ENOUGH? “Don’t you think you’ve had enough?” is a sharp reprimand, a gentle chiding; it trails from a parental rebuke during childhood sweetness to coming from concerned friends during adolescent recklessness. Or, in Bleached’s case, it’s what Jennifer Clavin asked herself when she hit a turning point in…

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The Midnight Hour w/Ali Shaheed Muhammad + Adrian Younge -Durham

September 17, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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The Sol Kitchen presents The Midnight Hour with Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Adrian Younge Tuesday Sep 17, 2019 Doors: 7:30 PM Show: 8:00 PM All Ages $25 GA Advance/ $30 GA Day of the show / $35 Seated advance/ $40 Seated Day of  

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Tameca Jones at Motorco Music Hall

September 19, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Tameca Jones at Motorco Music Hall Thursday Sep 19, 2019 Doors: 7:00 PM Show: 8:00 PM All Ages $10 Advance / $12 Day of the show Taméca Jones Austin Soul Queen Tameca Jones Is Catching Fire (Austin, TX) Acclaimed Austin singer Tameca Jones brings her Texas sized talent to Motorco Music Hall on September 19th. “The Queen of Austin Soul” has played prestigious shows at Austin City Limits Festival, SXSW, Apollo Theater, NFL Draft, and sold out shows in legendary…

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Ones To Watch Presents: flor

September 20, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Crank It Loud presents September 20 - 2019 Motorco Music Hall 723 Rigsbee Avenue Durham, NC Ones To Watch Presents: FLOR w/ Joan lostboycrow Doors 6:30pm $18 Advance $20 Day Of All Ages EARLY BIRD tickets on sale Wednesday May 8 at 10am. Use the password 'FLOR2019' - Don't wait. General admission tickets on sale Friday May 10 @ 10am!  

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Boy Harsher and Olivia Neutron-John at Motorco

September 21, 2019 @ 10:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Boy Harsher and Olivia Neutron-John Saturday Sep 21, 2019 Doors: 9:00 PM Show: 10:00 PM All Ages $13 Advance/ $15 Day of the show Motorco Music Hall 723 Rigsbee Ave Durham, NC Boy Harsher Olivia Neutron-John Olivia Neutron-John’s self-titled debut full length OLIVIA NEUTRON-JOHN is the artist's first recorded output since 2014’s INJURY TRAIN AND I'M NEVER GETTING OFF IT b/w VULNERABILITY. Emerging with this album, their sound remains transcendent and meticulous with a newly articulated focus and even bolder…

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This Wild Life with The Happy Fits + Rome Hero Foxes at Motorco

September 22, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 11:25 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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This Wild Life "Little Light Tour 2019" with special guest The Happy Fits Sunday Sep 22, 2019 Doors: 6:30 PM Show: 7:30 PM All Ages $16 Advance / $18 Day of show Tix: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1867742?utm_medium=bks Motorco Music Hall 723 Rigsbee Ave Durham, NC  

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River Whyless with Lowland Hum at Motorco Music Hall

September 26, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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River Whyless at Motorco Music Hall Thursday Sep 26, 2019 Doors: 8:00 PM Show: 9:00 PM All Ages $15 Advance/ $18 Day Of/ $23 Seated Use promo code WHYLESS on Standing room tickets to get a token worth $5 toward food/drink at the show. Limited to the first 25 tickets purchasers. River Whyless Singer-guitarist Ryan O’Keefe remembers an early brainstorm session that saw all four musicians seated in his living room, each passing around their phones to hear rough sketches…

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Cat’s Cradle Presents: The Regrettes

September 29, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Cat's Cradle Presents: The Regrettes at Motorco Sunday, September 29 7PM Doors / 8PM Show $15 Admission Tickets: http://bit.ly/Regrettes-Sept29  

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Cat’s Cradle presents Generationals w/ Neighbor Lady

September 30, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Cat's Cradle Presents: Generationals with Neighbor Lady at Motorco Monday, September 30 Adv: $15 / Day Of: $17 7PM Doors / 8PM Show Tickets: http://bit.ly/Generationals-Sept30 From their inception Generationals have existed at the convergence of classic style and contemporary technique. Students of an analog school actualized in a digital medium, Grant Widmer and Ted Joyner have always felt most comfortable reveling in this juxtaposition. Grounded in a catalog of infectious pop hooks that feel both familiar and radically new all…

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October 2019

The Way Down Wanderers at Motorco Music Hall

October 3, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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The Way Down Wanderers at Motorco Music Hall THE WAY DOWN WANDERERS: The Way Down Wanderers are from the very heartland of America – central Illinois, Peoria, to be exact – which is reflected in their distinctive sound, which draws on elements of bluegrass, but also touches on classic rock influences including the multi-part harmonies of the Beach Boys and The Band’s hybrid soul, as well as the roots qualities of The Avett Brothers and Jason Isbell and the 400…

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Sheer Mag with Tweens and Sensual World at Motorco

October 4, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Sheer Mag with Tweens and Sensual World at Motorco Music Hall Friday Oct 4, 2019 Doors: 8:00 PM Show: 9:00 PM All Ages $14 Advance / $16 Day of the show Tickets > https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1858010?utm_medium=bks SHEER MAG A Distant Call opens with Halladay’s measured scream before “Steel Sharpens Steel” kicks in. It’s a prologue that foreshadows our protagonist’s journey from feeling down-and-out and destitute to self-actualization. “It’s a chain reaction/ When you turn the other cheek/ Remember if you’re looking for…

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SOLD OUT WKNC pres Kero Kero Bonito/Negative Gemini at Motorco

October 6, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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WKNC presents Kero Kero Bonito and Negative Gemini at Motorco Music Hall THIS SHOW IS SOLD OUT Motorco Music Hall has partnered with Lyte to give our fans a way to get official tickets after sell out. All tickets are issued by our ticketing provider, Eventbrite. Looking for Tickets? Request a ticket now. As soon as tickets are available, we'll complete your purchase automatically at the price offered. Plans Changed? You’ll get a fair market offer and another fan gets…

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SOLD OUT Team Dresch with Des Ark at Motorco

October 7, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Team Dresch with Des Ark at Motorco This show is SOLD OUT Doors at 7pm/ Show at 8pm Team Dresch Listening to Team Dresch’s 1990s albums and singles two decades later, I’m struck by the way in which they’ve gained, not lost, power. Combining the brazenness of Riot Grrrl with the angst dirge of grunge, Team Dresch didn’t just raise the stakes of queercore: They created two near-perfect albums about longing, freedom, and belonging over guitar riffs as epic and…

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White Denim with Abram Shook at Motorco Music Hall, Durham

October 8, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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White Denim with Abram Shook at Motorco Music Hall White Denim A freewheeling indie rock combo from Austin, Texas, White Denim is built around core members James Petralli (vocals, guitars) and Steve Terebecki (bass). Drawing from psychedelic/garage rock, punk, funk, jazz, blues, and prog rock influences, the group fashioned a hard-hitting sound with crunchy guitar riffs and frantic energy. After making their recording debut as a power trio with the Let's Talk About It EP in 2007, they expanded their…

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Blackalicious: Nia 20th Anniversary Tour with ROWDY at Motorco

October 10, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Blackalicious: Nia 20th Anniversary Tour at Motorco Music Hall with ROWDY Blackalicious Imani, Vol. 1 lives up to the beloved California-bred duo's hard-won reputation as one of hip-hop's most progressive, forward-thinking creative forces. Acclaimed for the sublime combination of Gab's verbal dexterity and lyrical eloquence, and X's bracing beats and distinctive soundscapes, Blackalicious has earned widespread respect, both inside and outside of the hip-hop community, for the wildly inventive, personally charged innovations of its first three albums, 1999's Nia, 2002's…

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Warbringer at Motorco Music Hall – 10/11/19

October 11, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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October 11 - 2019 @ Motorco Music Hall Crank It Loud presents WARBRINGER w/ Enforcer WoR Sentry Doors 7pm Show 8pm $15 Advance $18 Day Of All Ages www.crankitloud.net www.motorcomusic.com https://www.facebook.com/events/394575111370699/

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Sonata Arctica at Motorco – 10/13/19

October 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Sunday, October 13 - 2019 Motorco Music Hall 723 Rigsbee Avenue Durham, NC Crank It Loud presents SONATA ARCTICA w/ special guests Doors 6:00pm Show 6:30pm $22 Advance $25 Day Of $60 VIP Meet & Greet Want to perform? Email: [email protected] www.crankitloud.net www.motorcomusic.com www.ticketfly.com https://www.facebook.com/events/369145410296838/

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Flash Chorus Sings “Good As Hell” by Lizzo + “I Feel Good” by James Brown

October 14, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Flash Chorus Sings "Good As Hell" by Lizzo & "I Feel Good" by James Brown Doors at 6:30pm, Starts at 7pm. Seated Show $7 Advance / $10 Door Bring a friend and get 1/2 off admission Children 12 and under free with adult ticket purchase. Limit one free child admission per adult admission purchase FLASH CHORUS If you sing in the car, shower, kitchen, or anywhere else, Flash Chorus needs you! Want to join a choir, but dread commitment? We…

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The Hook Screening & Saltbox Seafood Joint Cookbook Launch

October 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Celebrate the Publication of SALTBOX SEAFOOD JOINT COOKBOOK and watch THE HOOK with Chef Ricky Moore before its Broadcast Premiere!* TICKET LINK: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-hook-screening-and-saltbox-seafood-joint-cookbook-launch-tickets-73792867453?aff=bandlink Join Chef Ricky Moore (Saltbox Seafood Joint) at Motorco Music Hall on Tuesday October 15th for a special preview screening of “The Hook,” a half-hour television special that will air on UNC-TV on Thursday October 17, 2019 at 10pm --and to celebrate the publication of his inaugural cookbook, “Saltbox Seafood Joint Cookbook” (University of North Carolina Press)…

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WXDU presents (Sandy) Alex G w/ Tomberlin and Arthur at Motorco

October 18, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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WXDU presents (Sandy) Alex G with Tomberlin, Unofficial Arthur SANDY Alex G There’s hardly a second when Alex Giannascoli’s voice can’t be heard in “Walk Away,” the opener of his latest album, House of Sugar. The distended, pitched-up wail that introduces the track gives way to cascading layers of his more familiar intonations. “Someday I’m gonna walk away from you,” he sings; “not today.” These are the song’s only words, repeated again and again for more than four minutes. In…

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An Evening with Griffin House at Motorco

October 25, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Seated Show: Griffin House "Rising Star" is not a phrase one would normally use to describe an artist like Griffin House, who has been touring for over 15 years and has recorded 12 studio albums. The title of Griffin House’s upcoming release,”Rising Star,” references the first track on the album, which tells the story of a character who moves to Music City, like so many do, with a guitar and a dream. Although not intended to be auto-biographical, the listener…

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Fleetmac Wood presents Rhiannon’s Revenge – A Halloween Disco

October 26, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Fleetmac Wood presents Rhiannon’s Revenge Tickets on sale now: http://bit.ly/fmwrrdurtix “It’s as close as you’ll get to raving with Stevie Nicks” Time Out London 2019 A Halloween Disco with remixes and edits of Fleetwood Mac, crafted for the dance floor with Fleetmac Wood DJ’s Roxanne Roll and Smooth Sailing Dress Code: Horrifically Inspiring and Other Worldly A divine Queen returns to dance among us this Halloween. Her hovering birds sing a song that wakes the dead and lulls the living…

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Haus Of Horrors / Raund Haus Halloween Party

October 31, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Haus Of Horrors /Raund Haus Halloween at Motorco Music Hall $5 DJ SETS MC's LIVE BEATS COSTUME CONTEST featuring Kir & Swung Ebz the Artist Trandle Jooselord Murad Dubreka Duo Calapse FootRocket Treee City www.raundhaus.com [email protected] https://www.facebook.com/events/372813820264184/

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November 2019

Russian Circles with Windhand at Motorco Music Hall

November 1, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Russian Circles with Windhand at Motorco Music Hall Russian Circles Perhaps the most immediately apparent characteristic of the fifth Russian Circles album, Memorial is its wide range of emotion. Vacillating from somber-yet-soaring melodies on one track to pummeling metal heft on the next, Memorial sounds like an album with split personalities. Where one song showcases guitarist Mike Sullivan, drummer Dave Turncrantz and bassist/keyboardist Brian Cook's mastery of lush melancholic melody, the next exhibits their most abrasive underground metal leaning sound,…

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Superchunk “Foolish” A 25th Anniversary Shows with Torres

November 2, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - November 3, 2019 @ 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Superchunk Plays “Foolish”: A 25th Anniversary Acoustic Performance at Motorco Music Hall (2 SHOWS) with TORRES solo About SUPERCHUNK The urgency of current events after the demoralizing 2016 election gave Mac, Laura, Jim, and Jon of Superchunk the momentum to make something new sooner than later. “It would be strange to be in a band, at least our band, and make a record that completely ignored the surrounding circumstances that we live in and that our kids are going to…

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Nile w/ Terrorizer at Motorco – 11/3/19

November 3, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Crank It Loud presents November 3 - 2019 @ Motorco Music Hall NILE w/ Terrorizer False Prophet Extinction Level Event Doors 6:30pm Show 7:00pm $20 Advance $25 Day Of All Ages www.crankitloud.net www.motorcomusic.com https://www.facebook.com/events/1146178652208208/

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La Migración es Hermosa – A Benefit for the Border

November 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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LA MIGRACIÓN ES HERMOSA - MIGRATION IS BEAUTIFUL a benefit for the border Join with us for an evening of Music, Circus, and Solidarity with the migrants and refugees affected by recent US border policies. Featuring the music of: ***Crystal Bright and the Silver Hands ***Quilla ***David Wimbish of the Collection Special performances including: **Poetry **Paperhand Puppet Intervention **Variety performance **Fire Spinning **A few words from a local Dreamer and activist Plus: *Face painting *Fairy Hair *Henna *Tarot *Raffle Prizes…

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Leftover Crack with Days N Daze, Cop/Out and Sibannac at Motorco

November 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Local 506 Presents: Cracktoberfest 20! LEFTOVER CRACK with Days N Daze and Cop/Out and Sibannac at Motorco Music Hall Friday, November 8 Door Time: 7p Show Time: 8p Tickets: $18 adv/$20 DOS On Sale: September 6th at Noon Leftover Crack https://leftover-crack.bandcamp.com/ Days N Daze https://daysndaze.bandcamp.com/ Cop/Out https://copoutpunx.bandcamp.com/ SiBANNÄC https://sibannac.bandcamp.com/ https://www.facebook.com/events/406170076697940/

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The Japanese House with Our Girl at Motorco

November 9, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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The Japanese House About The Japanese HouseThe Japanese House is an English indie pop act from Buckinghamshire consisting of solo artist Amber Bain. She has released four EPs; Pools to Bathe In, Clean, Swim Against the Tide, and Saw You in a Dream, through Dirty Hit. She has also released one full-length LP Good at Falling. Our Girl At first, it’s difficult to pinpoint exactly what makes Our Girl so special, or why the Brighton-formed, London-based trio’s music stands out…

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Cat’s Cradle Presents: TR/ST at Motorco with SRSQ

November 12, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Cat's Cradle Presents: TR/ST at Motorco with SRSQ Tuesday, Nov. 12 Adv: $17 / Day Of: $20 7PM Doors / 8PM Show Tickets: http://bit.ly/TRST-Nov12 "The giant agaves outside my home only bloom every 20 or 30 years. Being around that was a powerful lesson in slowness. And in tenacity." Robert Alfons says that accepting a radical change of pace was key in making The Destroyer, his new album under the moniker TR/ST. In the five years since releasing Joyland, TR/ST's…

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G YAMAZAWA with DJ Paradime and Gemynii at Motorco

November 15, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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G YAMAZAWA with DJ Paradime/ Gemynii at Motorco Music Hall Doors 8PM/ Show 9PM $15 Advance/ $20 Day of G YAMAZAWA BORN IN DURHAM. National Poetry Slam Champion. Cultural Diplomat for the Department of State. Kundiman Fellow.G YAMAZAWA has been featured on ABC, NBC, NPR, PBS, and has toured over 200 universities both domestic and internationally. With notable performances at the Sundance Film Festival and the Pentagon, G continues to challenge the American perspective of race & culture, poetry &…

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WKNC presents Chastity Belt with Strange Ranger at Motorco

November 16, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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WKNC presents Chastity Belt with Strange Ranger at Motorco Music Hall - November 16th,2019 Chastity Belt A few years ago, while in a tour van somewhere in Idaho, the members of Chastity Belt—Julia Shapiro, Gretchen Grimm, Lydia Lund, and Annie Truscott—opted to pass the time in a relatively unusual fashion: They collectively paid one another compliments, in great and thoughtful detail. This is what we like best about you, this is why we love you. This June marks the release…

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With Confidence with Seaway at Motorco – 11/17/19

November 17, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Crank It Loud presents WITH CONFIDENCE w/ Seaway, Between You And Me, Doll Skin Doors 6:00pm Show 6:30pm $16 Advance $20 Day Of All Ages https://www.facebook.com/events/457939674937998/

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PERIODIC TABLES: Under Pressure: Environmental Policy in Perilous Times

November 19, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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PERIODIC TABLES Under Pressure: Environmental Policy in Perilous Times with special guest speaker ALEX PFAFF What has happened to Earth’s biodiversity and global ecosystem over the last 50 years? Duke’s Alex Pfaff will discuss the findings of a recent international panel that he helped write and that tried to answer that enormous question (spoiler alert: most of the news ain’t good). He will then turn to what we have tried to do about it so far and what else we…

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Fruit Bats with Joyero at Motorco Music Hall, Durham, NC

November 20, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Fruit Bats at Motorco Music Hall, Durham, NC About Fruit Bats When Fruit Bats announced its new album and signing to Merge Records late last year, singer/songwriter Eric D. Johnson did so by “Getting in a Van Again.” The 15-minute mockumentary presented a surrealist view of the music industry, while teasing the very real themes explored on Gold Past Life—due out June 21, 2019. Gold Past Life marks both an end and a beginning. Johnson’s falsetto still shines atop the…

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Songs From The Road Band with South Hill Banks at Motorco

November 21, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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SONGS FROM THE ROAD BAND at Motorco Music Hall Show 8:00 PM/ Doors 7:00 PM $12 advance/ $15 day of SONGS FROM THE ROAD BAND Songs From The Road Band is a North Carolina based supergroup featuring Mark Schimick, Charles Humphrey, Ryan Cavanaugh, Sam Wharton, and James Schlender.Collectively, they have received top accolades in the bluegrass, Americana, and jazz genres. Humphrey is an IBMA award & Grammy recipient. He has also garnered a spot in the NC Music Hall of…

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Com Truise with altopalo and Beshken at Motorco

November 22, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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COM TRUISE with altopalo and Beshken Friday, Nov 22, at Motorco Music Hall Com Truise At the album's heart is an elaborate narrative, one full of longing, hope, anxiety, and triumph. Iteration illustrates the last moments Com Truise spends on the perilous planet Wave 1, before he and his alien love escape its clutches to live in peace. Album opener ."..Of Your Fake Dimension" launches the interstellar drama with its anthemic swells and widescreen sound design, before lovesick songs like…

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Flynt Flossy and Turquoise Jeep at Motorco, Durham

November 23, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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FLYNT FLOSSY AND TURQUOISE JEEP "The Lemons to Milkshakes Tour" at Motorco Music Hall Saturday 11/23/2019 SHOW 9:00 PM/ DOORS 8:00 PM $12 Advance/ $15 Day Of FLYNT FLOSSY AND TURQUOISE JEEP Besides being the rapper behind the viral hits "Did I Mention I Like to Dance" and "Treat Me Like a Pirate," Flynt Flossy is also head of the strange, fun, and mysterious Turquoise Jeep record label/collective.Flossy claims the TJ crew were born on the Internet and not based…

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Mikal Cronin with Shannon Lay at Motorco- Durham NC

November 24, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Mikal Cronin with Shannon Lay at Motorco Music Hall, Durham NC Mikal Cronin Mikal Cronin is a songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from Los Angeles, CA. Since 2011 he has released three full length albums under his own name, alongside contributions to various recordings with artists such as Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees, King Tuff, Shannon & the Clams and many more. He has been playing bass in Ty Segall’s touring band for the past 8 years. Mikal lives in Los Angeles…

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Flash Chorus: Sing Billie Eilish and Billy Idol at Motorco

November 25, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Description: Monday, November 25th, it's an all-new episode of Flash Chorus, season 5. We'll learn and sing Billie Eilish's hit "Bad Guy" and Billy Idol's 80s hit "Dancing With Myself." No auditions, no multi-week rehearsals. If you sing in the shower, car, or kitchen, you're exactly the kind of singer we need! Tell all your friends and come ready to sing. Tap the links below to listen to the songs and look over the lyrics. IMPORTANT INFO 6:30pm - Doors…

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The Monti StorySLAM: Mortified

November 26, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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The Monti StorySLAM is an open storytelling event, where anyone with a story on a certain theme has a chance to tell it. This is a competitive event, so there will be judges in the audience. At each event, there will be eight storytellers chosen at random; each story is five minutes long; one winner will be declared at the end of the night. This show's theme is "Mortified."

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Dubsgiving with Young Bull, Africa Unplugged and Ebz the Artist at Motorco

November 29, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Dubsgiving with YOUNG BULL/ Africa Unplugged/ Ebz the Artist at Motorco Music Hall November 29th, 2019 9pm show/8pm doors $10 adv/ $12 day of Young Bull Young Bull is a North-Carolina based hip hop and soul collective founded by former high school basketball teammates Mique and Solomon Fox. After a chance meeting through SoundCloud, the talents of Christian Sinclair were added to the group in 2016. Though these three members write the majority of the music, Young Bull comprises a…

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December 2019

Bright Spirits Holiday Market 2019

December 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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We’re a holiday craft market in Durham, NC. A place to shop for handmade crafts from local vendors. We’re looking forward to meeting some amazing local artists and introducing them to folks wanting a little something more out of their holiday shopping experience. Vendor applications are open from October 9th through October 27th here: https://festi-val.herokuapp.com/vendor/58 While you’re shopping and visiting local craft vendors and artists, you’ll be able to enjoy food and drink available for purchase at the bar or…

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Oyster Roast presented by Motorco and Oysters Carolina

December 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Motorco and Oysters Carolina present OYSTER ROAST. PLUS BRIGHT SPIRITS HOLIDAY MARKET inside Motorco's Showroom. Sun, Dec 1, 2019 12:00 PM - 6:00PM Motorco Music Hall Ryan Bethea’s farm, Oysters Carolina will be providing these fresh (harvested that morning) oysters grown on his farm off the waters of Harkers Island. These deep cup award winning oysters are known as some of the saltiest in the state. TAP TAKEOVER FROM WILMINGTON BREWERIES PLUS BRIGHT SPIRITS HOLIDAY MARKET inside Motorco's Showroom. We’ll…

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Keenan McKenzie: “A Bull City Holiday” Album Release Show -Motorco

December 3, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Keenan McKenzie: "A Bull City Holiday" Album Release Show at Motorco Music Hall $12 Advance/$15 Day Of Doors: 7pm/ Show; 8pm Dec. 3rd Keenan McKenzie regularly travels around the US with dance-oriented swing ensembles like The Mint Julep Jazz Band, Michael Gamble & The Rhythm Serenaders, and The Jonathan Stout Orchestra. In the past year, he has performed in New York, Austin, San Francisco, South Korea, and Bordeaux, France. Keenan frequently plays straight-ahead jazz with the North Carolina Jazz Repertory…

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Amigo The Devil, King Dude and Twin Temple at Motorco

December 4, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Amigo The Devil Danny Kiranos, better known to the masses as his musical counterpart Amigo The Devil, has been challenging the expectations of traditional folk, country music purists, and rock/extreme metal fans alike with his morbid, yet oddly romantic, take on folk that has amassed a dedicated and cult like fan-base. Despite being armed with only his vocals and a banjo/acoustic guitar, the live show is worlds away from what people expect of a folk show. Loaded with sing-alongs and…

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Phutureprimitive / An-Ten-Nae at Motorco

December 5, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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PHUTUREPRIMITIVE / AN-TEN-NAE Phutureprimitive and an-ten-nae team up to bring you the Altered Frequency Tour. The two California Bay Area acts will be bringing their unique fusion of west-coast bass music across the US on a comprehensive national tour. Phutureprimitive Phutureprimitive is the moniker of Bay Area producer and songwriter Rain. Early childhood photos reveal Rain sitting at the piano plinking keys, grinning from ear to ear… a true sign of things to come. Continuing his early fascination with music,…

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Postponed (New date TBA): Jen Kirkman with Tim Murray at Motorco

December 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Jen Kirkman, A Night of Comedy with a little Christmas at Motorco, Durham, NC with special guest Tim Murray Early show - Doors: 6 PM / Show: 7 PM Late show - Doors: 9 PM / Show: 9:30 PM Buy Tickets - https://www.motorcomusic.com/?q=jen%20kirkman Jen Kirkman Jen Kirkman is in town with stories and jokes that you have not already seen on Netflix! And since it’s almost Christmas there will be some Holiday themed stuff, giveaways, and good cheer!! Jen will…

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Carolina Wave 2019 Year-End Mixer at Motorco Music Hall

December 8, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 11:29 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Carolina Waves Year End Mixer at Motorco Music Hall 7:30- Doors/ Show 8 $10 adv/ $12 day of Carolina Waves Year End Mixer Hosted by Mir.I.am/ Feat. DJ RNB It's time to end the year with a bang and reflect on all Carolina Waves has accomplished in 2019! Headliners & featured acts to be announced soon! Sponsored by Terrenzo Brands There will be live cyphers, performances, prizes, open mic, and tons of local music throughout the night! Radio personalities, program…

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Periodic Tables: One Giant Leap: 50 Years of Apollo at Motorco

December 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Duke Science & Society presents Periodic Tables: One Giant Leap: 50 Years of Apollo DESCRIPTION : In 1969, we did the impossible--humans landed on the moon and returned safely to earth. As the 50th anniversary year of the first moon landing draws to a close, join us for an evening of pictures and stories from Project Apollo. We will examine key moments of each mission from Apollo 1 to Apollo 17. The program is appropriate for all ages of people…

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The Monti StorySLAM—Mortified

December 11, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Mortifying? Bewildering? Compromising? Shameful? Uncomfortable? Perfect! For a night, we honor your tales of awkward first kisses, uncomfortable bodily noises and many of the other silly and improper things that make us human. As a community, we’re going to get cringey and revel in the hilarity of our stories about our most mortifying moments. About The Monti StorySLAM (18 & up event) The Monti StorySLAM is an open storytelling event, where anyone with a story on a certain theme has…

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Redeye presents Garcia Peoples with Deeper and Sammus at Motorco

December 12, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - December 13, 2019 @ 11:59 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Redeye presents Garcia Peoples with Deeper and Sannus at Motorco Music Hall 8pm doors/ 9pm show $12 advance/ $15 day of show GARCIA PEOPLES Though the "Garcia" in the name of New Jersey cosmic indie jam band Garcia Peoples isn't an implicit reference, it's clear that the band has spent some time listening to Jerry & co.'s deeper catalog. Starting up in the late 2010s, the band took notes from a canon of classic acid-washed searchers, including pillars like the…

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Street Corner Symphony at Motorco Music Hall

December 13, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Street Corner Symphony (Seated Show) at Motorco Music Hall Street Corner Symphony Street Corner Symphony is a contemporary a cappella group based out of Nashville, Tennessee, founded on 28 May 2010 to compete in NBC's all-vocal competition, The Sing-Off. These southern gents quickly won over Sing-Off judges Ben Folds (Ben Folds Five), Shawn Stockman (Boyz II Men), and Nicole Scherzinger (The Pussycat Dolls), and--most importantly--millions of NBC primetime viewers after demonstrating their unique, laid-back-yet-dynamic style of a cappella. Since their…

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Crank It Loud pres Thunder Jackson at Motorco

December 15, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Crank It Loud presents Thunder Jackson at Motorco Music Hall $12 Advance/$14 Day Of Doors 7pm/ Show 8pm THUNDER JACKSON Who is Thunder Jackson?  

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Eric Roberson MFF 10th Anniversary Tour at Motorco

December 20, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Eric Roberson performing LIVE In Concert celebrating the 10th Anniversary of his BIGGEST album Music Fan First, including his 2 Grammy Nominated songs "Tale Of Two" & "Still".  

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The Wusses with Beauty Operators at Motorco Music Hall

December 21, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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THE WUSSES / Beauty Operators at Motorco Music Hall 8:00 PM Show/ 7:00 PM Doors $10 The Wusses The Wusses One speaks of the majesty of the Wusses--in hushed, reverent tones--the same way one speaks of someone of great power and prestige--like members of the school board or a guy who owns his own tux. In fact, one of the central problems of language is that there is no better way to describe the Wusses than to just go outside…

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M8alla, The Beast, G Yamazawa & Special Guests

December 28, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Sarah Shook & the Disarmers

December 29, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Inspired by artists such as the Sex Pistols, Elliott Smith and Hank Williams, Sarah sings with confidence, control, and, at times, a hint of menace. The Disarmers match her on every track, coloring the tales of resilience and empathy with as much urgency as ever as well as a broader sonic sweep. With Severed Fingers.

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Raund Haus x Runaway – New Years Eve 2020

December 31, 2019 @ 8:30 pm - January 1, 2020 @ 2:00 am
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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NEW YEARS EVE 2020 Presented by RAUND HAUS  x RUNAWAY ~featuring~ Made of Oak KIR Oak City Slums Chaos Control2d Wave Tony G Marv Krown   Champagne Toast @ Midnite Visuals by Cool Boy 36   PRESALE TIX AVAIL NOW

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January 2020

Crank It Loud pres. Integrity/Fuming Mouth/Raw Hex/Joy/Blood Ritual-Durham

January 3 @ 7:15 pm - 10:15 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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INTEGRITY w/ Fuming Mouth, Raw Hex, Joy, and Blood Ritual at Motorco presented by Crank It Loud Doors 7pm/ Show 7:15pm $20 Adv/ $25 Day Of INTEGRITY jIntegrity is a hardcore punk band originally founded in 1988 by vocalist, musician, lyricist and visual artist, Dwid Hellion. Integrity relocated to Belgium in 2004. The band has a rich history in underground hardcore and metal-related music, appearing on nearly fifty recordings since 1988 (including 12 full-length albums and several EPs, reissues and…

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Funny Girl A Night of Funny Femmes! at Motorco

January 4 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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FUNNY GIRL: A Night of Funny Femmes! at Motorco Music Hall presented by SHIFT NC and The LGBTQ Center of DurhamShow 7:30PMFunny Girl, A Night of Funny Femmes starring Hilliary Begley, hosted by Vivica C. Coxx and Lauren Faber, with Stormie Daie, is an evening of comedy and drag from four hilarious femmes. It's also a fundraiser for the LGBTQ Center of Durham and SHIFT NC. Tickets are $17

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Art Alexakis of Everclear (solo) with Andrew Winter at Motorco

January 8 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Art Alexakis of Everclear (solo) at Motorco Music Hall with special guest Andrew Winter   Show 8 PM/. Doors 7 PM$20 adv/$25 day of/ $30 Seated (plus Tax)   ART ALEXAKISAs the singer/guitarist/songwriter of Everclear, Art Alexakis penned some of the most popular alt-radio hits of the late '90s ("Santa Monica," "Everything to Everyone," "Father of Mine," etc.) 2002 saw Alexakis form another record company, Popularity Records, and sign on to produce the next release of the label's first signing,…

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Shred for Music Ed 3 at Motorco

January 10 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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The 3rd Annual Shred for Music Ed is here and promises to be the best one yet! Five incredible Carolina heavy hitters are banding together to help raise funds for Millbrook High School's new Audio Engineering program! The program doesn't even have a dedicated classroom yet so they are in desperate need so we need YOUR help!   This fantastic line-up includes: Raimee - https://raimee.bandcamp.com/ (performing a special acoustic set)   Knightmare - https://knightmarenc.bandcamp.com/   Stellar Circuits - https://stellarcircuits.bandcamp.com/  …

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Magic City Hippies w/ argonaut&wasp, presented by Cat’s Cradle

January 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Cat's Cradle Presents:Magic City Hippiesat MotorcoSaturday, January 118PM Doors / 9PM ShowAdv: $17.50 / Day Of: $20 If you’re playing in Miami, you’ve got to get bodies moving.   Over the years, the city has been home to Latin pop royalty and ascendant Soundcloud rappers; played host to bass-booming EDM fests and the golden years of disco legends. It’s also why Miami’s latest genre-defying dynamos, Magic City Hippies, are primed to take their infectious indie-funk around the world.“We’re always out…

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Periodic Tables: Money Changes Everything: The Warped Incentives in America

January 14 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Duke Science & Society presents Periodic Tables: Money Changes Everything: The Warped Incentives in American Healthcare   DESCRIPTION : In the US, we spend more on healthcare than any other developed country, but somehow our health is worse. Despite major changes in our healthcare system over the past 25 years, Americans continue to both sink further into medical debt and face worse health outcomes. So what’s keeping us from reforming healthcare? Dr. Yousuf Zafar is a gastrointestinal medical oncologist and…

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The Monti StorySLAM: Resolutions

January 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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The Monti StorySLAM is an open storytelling event, where anyone with a story on a certain theme has a chance to tell it. This is a competitive event, so there will be judges in the audience. At each event, there will be eight storytellers chosen at random; each story is five minutes long; one winner will be declared at the end of the night. This show's theme is "Resolutions."

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WXDU presents Michal Menert and Late Night Radio at Motorco

January 16 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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WXDU presents Michal Menert / Late Night Radio at Motorco Music Hall9:00 PM showtime/ 8:00 PM doors $17advance/ $20 Day of Jan. 16,2020 MICHAEL MENERT With From the Sea, Gualala, California based artist and producer Michal Menert has crafted a musical salve for those suffering from the relentless stream of contemporary reality. The record churns at the intersection of jazz, hip hop, and electronic music; following its own internal rhythm, it ebbs and flows between crystalline clarity and swirling opacity.…

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Carbon Leaf with Red Wanting Blue and The Alternate Routes at Motorco

January 17 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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CARBON LEAF / Red Wanting Blue / The Alternate Routes Doors: 6:30 PM / Show: 7:30 PM All Ages $23 Advance / $26 Day of the / $31 Seated ROAD TO THE ROCK BOAT   Carbon Leaf Blending rock, folk, Celtic, bluegrass and Americana traditions into a high-energy style the group calls ether-electrified porch music, the Virginia quintet’s poetic songs are brought to life with acoustic & electric guitars, mandolin, fiddle, bass, drums, cello, banjo, penny whistle, pedal steel, accordion…

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Blackalicious: Nia 20th Anniversary Tour with Rowdy

January 21 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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California-bred duo known as one of hip-hop's most progressive, forward-thinking creative forces.

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Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana

January 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 pm, repeating until January 25, 2020

One event on January 25, 2020 at 2:00 pm

Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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In Andalucía the cool nights sizzle and crackle with energy from its famous tablaos. These café-style venues showcase flamenco at its most raw, creative, and authentic – where performers create by instinct and improvisation – showcase unbelievable technique – and create living art through the interplay between dancers, musicians, and audience. Now you can experience this type of Andalucían evening at Motorco – featuring live music – an international cast of world-class dancers – and a full selection of great…

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Flamenco Vivo at Motorco: Jan 23-25

January 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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In Andalucía the cool nights sizzle and crackle with energy from its famous tablaos. These café-style venues showcase flamenco at its most raw, creative, and authentic – where performers create by instinct and improvisation – showcase unbelievable technique – and create living art through the interplay between dancers, musicians, and audience.   Now you can experience this type of Andalucían evening at Motorco – featuring live music – an international cast of world-class dancers – and a full selection of…

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Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana

January 24 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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In Andalucía the cool nights sizzle and crackle with energy from its famous tablaos. These café-style venues showcase flamenco at its most raw, creative, and authentic – where performers create by instinct and improvisation – showcase unbelievable technique – and create living art through the interplay between dancers, musicians, and audience. Now you can experience this type of Andalucían evening at Motorco – featuring live music – an international cast of world-class dancers – and a full selection of great…

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Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana

January 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 2:00 pm, repeating until January 25, 2020

One event on January 25, 2020 at 2:00 pm

Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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In Andalucía the cool nights sizzle and crackle with energy from its famous tablaos. These café-style venues showcase flamenco at its most raw, creative, and authentic – where performers create by instinct and improvisation – showcase unbelievable technique – and create living art through the interplay between dancers, musicians, and audience. Now you can experience this type of Andalucían evening at Motorco – featuring live music – an international cast of world-class dancers – and a full selection of great…

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Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana

January 25 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 pm, repeating until January 25, 2020

One event on January 25, 2020 at 2:00 pm

Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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In Andalucía the cool nights sizzle and crackle with energy from its famous tablaos. These café-style venues showcase flamenco at its most raw, creative, and authentic – where performers create by instinct and improvisation – showcase unbelievable technique – and create living art through the interplay between dancers, musicians, and audience. Now you can experience this type of Andalucían evening at Motorco – featuring live music – an international cast of world-class dancers – and a full selection of great…

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Dishoom – A Global Dance Party!

January 26 @ 2:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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On January 26th at 2pm, UNC-TV presents DISHOOM - A Global Dance Party!Join us for this action-packed afternoon, featuring:- Bollywood/Bhangra Dance lessons by Aditi and Ameer- A sneak peek of PBS's show "No Passport Required"- International street bites catered by Motorco- A global dance party featuring DJ Rang, KidEthnic, and G2 Singh MusicNo cover. This event is all ages, bring the family!https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dishoomglobal-dance-party-with-dj-rang-no-passport-required-from-pbs-eater-tickets-86398964629Motorco: 723 Rigsbee Ave - Durham, NC 27701RSVP does not guarantee entry. This event is open to the public…

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GRAYSCALE/ Hot Mulligan/ WSTR/ Lurk/ The Second After

January 28 @ 6:30 pm - 11:25 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Crank it Loud Pres. Grayscale/ Hot Mulligan/ WSTR/ Lurk/ The Second Afterhttps://www.facebook.com/events/2450863608486591/

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Over The Rhine with Willy Tea Taylor at Motorco

January 30 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Over The Rhine with Willy Tea Taylor at Motorco Music Hall Doors 7pm / Show 8pmAdv $25/ Day of $30. This is a Seated Show.   OVER THE RHINE. When you listen to Over the Rhine, the supremely talented musical couple comprised of Karin Bergquist and Linford Detweiler, you quickly fall under the spell of Karin’s timeless voice “which has the power to stop the world in its tracks” (Performing Songwriter). But then the songs start hitting you. Paste magazine…

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February 2020

Lost Dog Street Band with special guest Casper Allen at Motorco

February 1 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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LOST DOG STREET BAND with special guest CASPER ALLEN at Motorco Music Hall Feb. 1, 2020 Showtime 9:00 PM/ Doors 8:00 PM $20 LOST DOG STREET BAND “I wanted to dig under the darkest impulses of humanity for this album, and that is violence, selfishness, and destruction,” says Benjamin Tod, guitarist, vocalist, and primary songwriter of Americana trio Lost Dog Street Band. The Muhlenberg County, Kentucky-based group’s latest album, its fifth overall, Weight Of A Trigger, out March 29th, is…

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Regulator Presents Great Durham Pun Championship at Motorco

February 4 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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2020 Great Durham Pun Championship at Motorco Music Hall. Tickets are for general admission to this event. Some seating is available on first come basis. Please arrive early. About Announcing the 2020 Great Durham Pun Championship!An evening of fun and games! Come to be amazed, to laugh, to groan, to boycott POTUS’s “State of the Onion” address which will be happening the same night!Get your tickets early--the last five pun contests were sell-outs!

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AJJ, Taco Cat and Emperor X at Motorco Music Hall Durham

February 5 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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AJJ at Motorco Music Hall - Wed, Feb 5th 7pm doors/8pm show Advance: $20 + 7.5% sales tax Day Of: $25 + 7.5% sales tax AJJUse promo code LUCK to unlock a food & drink token worth $5 to use at the show when you buy tickets before Sunday at Midnight. While supplies last. AJJ frontman Sean Bonnette can summarize the band’s new album, Good Luck Everybody, in a single sentence: “Sonically, it’s our least punk record, and lyrically, it’s…

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Jason Ringenberg (of Jason & The Scorchers) at Motorco Music Hall

February 7 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Blockhead with Arms and Sleepers and il:lo at Motorco Music Hall

February 8 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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BLOCKHEAD with Arms and Sleepers and il:lo at Motorco Music Hall Advance $15 / Day Of $18 (+ 7.5% sales tax) Doors 8pm/ Show 9pm Blockhead returns with a tour featuring special guests Arms and Sleepers & il:lo, and showcasing music from his new album ‘Bubble Bath’. The internationally renowned NYC producer has released 10 albums over the past 15 years, including four acclaimed records for Ninja Tune and numerous production jobs including notable works with Aesop Rock. He is…

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Motorco Madness 2020

February 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Organized by the Powe PTA, Motorco Madness is a family-friendly concert, featuring The Beast and Beauty World, for the Durham community to come together and enjoy local talent while raising money to support our public elementary school. Brunch Specials to be announced. 10% of food sales between 11:30 and 5:00 will also go to benefit E.K. Powe Elementary Lunch at Parts & Labor starts at 11:30. Doors open at 1:00. Come early for a free custom Poetry Fox poem!

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We Were Promised Jetpacks with Slaughter Beach, Dog

February 11 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Cat's Cradle Presents:We Were Promised Jetpackswith Slaughter Beach, Dogat Motorco Tuesday, February 117PM Doors / 8PM Show Adv: $15 / Day Of: $17 The More I Sleep The Less I Dream marks a new chapter in We Were Promised Jetpacks’ career. It’s about going back to the heart of who they are, a high school band that never stopped. It’s about four people who have grown up together, making a conscious choice to keep writing music and seeing where that…

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Great Dane with StayLoose at Motorco

February 14 @ 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Great Dane with Stayloose Motorco 8pm doors/9pm Show

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Crank It Loud pres While She Sleeps, He Is Legend and Savage Hands -Motorco

February 15 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Crank It Loud presents WHILE SHE SLEEPS / He Is Legend / Savage Hands at Motorco Music Hall (Durham) Doors 6pm/ Show 7pm $17 Advance/ $20 Day Of While She Sleeps The Sheffield quintet have made a career of confounding expectations, be it through a blend of crushing metal, guttural hardcore and arena-worthy hooks, or how they’ve carried themselves over an explosive 13-year career 2017’s You Are We was a testament to self-belief and determination; crowdfunded and released on the…

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While She Sleeps

February 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Crushing metal, guttural hardcore and arena-worthy hooks. With He Is Legend, Savage Hands.

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David Wilcox at Motorco Music Hall

February 16 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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DAVID WILCOX at Motorco Music Hall Feb 16th, 2020 Seated show $20 dav/ $25 day ofDoors 7pm/ Show 8pm David Wilcox Music More than three decades into his career, singer/songwriter David Wilcox continues to push himself, just as he always has. Wilcox, by so many measures, is a quintessential folk singer, telling stories full of heart, humor, and hope, substance, searching, and style. His innate sense of adventure and authenticity is why critics and colleagues, alike, have always praised not…

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