Delta Rae en Durham's Delta Rae to Play DNC <p><span>It's not just politicians speaking at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte this week. Organizers have lined up a range of musicians to help keep attendees entertained and fired up. Tonight's performers include the Foo Fighters, Mary J Blige, Earth, Wind and Fire and James Taylor. But Taylor isn't the only North Carolinian playing tonight. Thu, 06 Sep 2012 13:10:00 +0000 Eric Hodge 2008 at Durham's Delta Rae to Play DNC Delta Rae <p>Durham-based band Delta Rae utilizes simple instrumentation and soulful harmonies to create a sound that the members call “gospel pop.” In their short existence, they have crafted an eclectic catalog of songs that showcase influences ranging from Fleetwood Mac to Coldplay. With a successful self-titled EP of Southern-tinged pop songs, and sold-out shows on both coasts behind them, they started out this year with their “Graet Mondays” series, releasing free new music on their website every week. Fri, 01 Jul 2011 13:00:00 +0000 Frank Stasio & Nasir Abbas 8182 at