Hopscotch Festival http://wunc.org en Gross Ghost Haunts The Triangle http://wunc.org/post/gross-ghost-haunts-triangle <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Before Mike Dillon and </span>Tre<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Acklen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> formed the band </span><a href="http://grossghost.bandcamp.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Gross Ghost</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, they were friends and roommates.&nbsp; They lived in a rural area on the outskirts on Raleigh and&nbsp;started creating music to combat boredom and cabin fever. Five years after the start of their friendship, they are releasing their second album, Public Housing.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 15:47:12 +0000 Shawn Wen & Frank Stasio 22059 at http://wunc.org Gross Ghost Haunts The Triangle Killer Mike http://wunc.org/post/killer-mike <p>Before he even released his debut solo CD, hip-hop artist <a href="http://www.adultswim.com/music/killer-mike-rap-music/index.html" target="_blank">Killer Mike</a> scored a Grammy with OutKast for the song “The Whole World” in 2003.&nbsp; Mike’s new project, “R.A.P. Music” is his sixth studio effort and one that showcases the wisdom that has come with aging in the music business. Fri, 07 Sep 2012 14:58:00 +0000 Frank Stasio & Lindsay Foster Thomas 3867 at http://wunc.org Killer Mike Some Army http://wunc.org/post/some-army <p>The annual Hopscotch Music Festival kicked off in Raleigh yesterday, and if you were hanging around the right spot, you might have caught the band <a href="http://somearmy.bandcamp.com/" target="_blank">Some Army</a> rocking it out. The group formed in 2011, and it is releasing its first EP later this month. Host Frank Stasio talks to them about playing Hopscotch and their new album, and they play live in the studio.</p><p></p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 14:53:00 +0000 Alex Granados & Frank Stasio 3868 at http://wunc.org Some Army