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Happy New Year from Imurj

Happy New Year From Imurj

Our first full year of promoting local art and music was an amazing experience made possible by the enthusiastic response of the local artists and musicians themselves!  As of today, we now have 1,182 vested members, 1,127 recordings uploaded to Imurj Radio (“locals only Spotify”),...

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Featured Recording: The Big Strong Arms

"Sloth" by The Big Strong Arms   Sloth is a song about exactly what it sounds like – laziness, lethargy… sloth, basically. It started life, like most of our songs, as just a random jam. Over time, our songs just tend to become whatever genre they need...

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Imurj Artist Member Spotlight Series

Imurj presents another Artist Member Spotlight featuring CLINE, Francis Patrick, and Ashlar Sargent. Kicking off the show, Francis hit the stage with his alternative singer-songwriter sound. He combines acoustic pop-punk with a country flair, and is constantly experimenting with as many styles as possible. With...

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Featured Artist: Cheryl McCardle

I sat down with Cheryl McCardle to learn a little more about her work and her experience in the Member Mayhem gallery…   1- How would you describe yourself and your artistic style?  I have been seriously creating art through painting and sculpture for over 20 years. I...

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Featured Recording: Carrie Marshall

[gmedia id=6]   Chestnuts roasting on an open fire…  This is the first line of “The Christmas Song”, which is on Carrie Marshall’s just-released EP “Songs for Christmas Volume 1”.  Carrie brings sultry vocals colored with blue-eyed soul to her arrangements of this and the 4 other...

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Pseudo Cowboys Lincoln Theatre Performance

The Pseudo Cowboys Video Premier and Patreon Launch Party

Imurj will be hosting the Pseudo Cowboys Video Premier and Patreon Launch party, Saturday December 15th. The Pseudo Cowboys are a Raleigh-based band with a “captivating blend of raucous original rock and roll, channeling the classic sound of great 70’s rock-era bands and coupling it...

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Imurj Artist Member Spotlight Series

Imurj presents another Artist Member Spotlight featuring Dustin Buck, Spur, Jenny Lyden with Brian Jones, and For Good Measure. Opening the show, Dustin Buck hit the stage with his “guitar forward, alternative rock sound.” Influenced by musicians like The Beatles, Tame Impala, and Rex Orange...

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Featured Recording “Anthem” by Sound System Seven

Thomas Szypulski (aka Ski) wrote Anthem in 1993. He explains, “Except for a couple key changes to suit vocalists, it has stayed pretty stable for a quarter century, with the last verse becoming a toast in its most recent iteration. I'm happy to write songs but I'm...

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Imurj Artist Member Spotlight Series

Kicking off another one of Imurj’s Local Artist Spotlight shows, Heads Up Penny hit the Imurj stage with their soulful rock sound. No strangers to Imurj , Heads Up Penny recently held their EP release party after October’s First Friday event. The 5-piece band speaks...

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