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Weekly Scoop of Imurj

Next Thursday July 18th, Imurj presents Artist Member Spotlight with Himtai, Kerry Long, and Franklin Boone. This free event starts at 8, with doors at 7. You definitely don't want to miss this!   Check out other great events Imurj has to offer here! ...

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Featured Visual Artist: Frank Kreacic

[caption id="attachment_59586" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Tuskegee by Frank Kreacic[/caption] Resin-ance In the heart of downtown Raleigh, Frank Kreacic combines his passion for art with passions for science fiction, history, comic books, and film to create a new art form: Resin-ance. Working at Moore Square Middle School as an...

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Featured Recording: June Again by Faster on Fire

The One That Got Away There’s something so compelling about a “one that got away” story, undoubtedly because so many of us have been there. “June Again” was inspired by a friend I met in college, who, after so many years, still texts me every year...

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Weekly Scoop of Imurj

New house band for Local Jam, First Friday, and the 95.7 Independent Music Showcase! The Moon Unit is the house band for Tuesday night Local Jams for the month of July! Join us on Tuesdays at 9pm to collaborate with musicians you might not get the...

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David Rubin – Creating Order Out of Chaos

June Gallery Artist: David Rubin Creating Order out of Chaos As a child, David Rubin felt connected to The Art Institute of Chicago because of its accessibility and the impressionist art featured in the collection. When he had children of his own, Rubin wanted to encourage them...

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Weekly Scoop of Imurj – June 14

Serving up a fresh scoop of Imurj news every other Friday!     Last Week at Imurj THIS PAST WEEK AT IMURJ, WE HAD A LOT OF GREAT EVENTS FOR EVERYONE TO ENJOY. HERE’S A RUNDOWN OF WHAT YOU MISSED!     Local Jam featuring The Kids Downtown For the first time, the...

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Featured Recording: Better Every Day by Icarus Airline

BEHIND THE SONG   Better Every Day started off simply enough with me wanting to incorporate a southernism I am fond of into a song: "If you chase two rabbits you don't catch either." I figured it was the perfect ground on which to construct a feel-good...

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Exploris Middle School Raleigh

Exploris Middle School Kids Write, Record, and Mix Song

Imurj hosted a group of Exploris Middle School students last month for a class elective - The Anatomy & Recording of a Song.  Michelle Parkerson, Associate Director of Exploris Middle School, said, "As a downtown school, we are able to extend learning beyond our walls...

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Weekly Scoop of Imurj – May 29

Last Week at Imurj THIS PAST WEEK AT IMURJ, WE HAD A LOT OF GREAT EVENTS FOR EVERYONE TO ENJOY. HERE’S A RUNDOWN OF WHAT YOU MISSED!   Marc Rebillet - SOLD OUT SHOW   Marc Rebillet, a described "artist, actor, musician, composer, humorist, philosopher and phone psychotherapist who explores...

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