Thank you for voting New Raleigh Best Local Blog in the Triangle

June, 06, 2012
Thank you for voting New Raleigh Best Local Blog in the Triangle

Next month, New Raleigh will celebrate a big milestone, five years in publication. In 2007, when New Raleigh started, hyper-local city blogs were all just getting off of the ground in cities across the country.

Independent Weekly Publication Sold to Willamette Week

August, 22, 2012
Independent Weekly Publication Sold to Willamette Week

Rumors started swirling earlier this week that the Indpendent Weekly was being sold. We reached out to a few Indy employees, all of which said ‘no comment’ and so it seemed imminent.

Hopscotch Fest 2011 Lineup With Flaming Lips, Guided By Voices, Drive-By Truckers and More

April, 20, 2011
Hopscotch Fest 2011 Lineup With Flaming Lips, Guided By Voices, Drive-By Truckers and More

Hopscotch announces their 2011 Lineup with Flaming Lips, Guided By Voices, Drive-By Truckers, Superchunk, Dodos and more.

Raleigh-Durham Featured in NYTimes Winter Travel Magazine

November, 21, 2010
Raleigh-Durham Featured in NYTimes Winter Travel Magazine

Raleigh-Durham is officially (according to the NYTimes) North Carolina’s Axis of Cool. We’ll take it.

Hopscotch Music Fest Venue Schedules

July, 09, 2010
Hopscotch Music Fest Venue Schedules

If you weren’t excited about Hopscotch Festival, wait until you see these show lineups.

Hopscotch Tournament Tonight at Foundation

July, 02, 2010
Hopscotch Tournament Tonight at Foundation

Play hopscotch for a chance to win 2 of the sold-out VIP passes.

A Few Hopscotch Show Previews Including Fucked Up, Future Islands and Bowerbirds

June, 24, 2010
A Few Hopscotch Show Previews Including Fucked Up, Future Islands and Bowerbirds

We have a preview of a few of the upcoming shows at September’s Hopscotch Music Festival in Downtown Raleigh.

Thank You for Voting Us a Finalist in Indy Week Best of Local Blog

June, 09, 2010
Thank You for Voting Us a Finalist in Indy Week Best of Local Blog

New Raleigh would like to thank all of our readers who voted for us in the first Local Blog Category in the Indy Week’s Best of the Triangle Awards.

Raekwon, Bowerbirds, Woods and More Added to Hopscotch Music Festival

May, 19, 2010
Raekwon, Bowerbirds, Woods and More Added to Hopscotch Music Festival

The already massive September festival gets even bigger with a few more notable names added to the mix.

Hopscotch Music Festival Gets Previewed in NYTimes

May, 09, 2010
Hopscotch Music Festival Gets Previewed in NYTimes

Hopscotch gets a mention from the NY Times.

Hopscotch Music Festival Lineup Part 2 - More Bands Announced for Sunday

April, 01, 2010
Hopscotch Music Festival Lineup Part 2 - More Bands Announced for Sunday

Vampire Weekend, Owl City and 311 to headline an all star cast of bands that will play a fourth day of Hopscotch Music Festival.

Independent Weekly’s Hopscotch Music Festival Lineup, Ticket Info and More

March, 31, 2010
Independent Weekly’s Hopscotch Music Festival Lineup, Ticket Info and More

Hopscotch Director Greg Lowenhagen and Curator and Independent Weekly Music Editor Grayson Currin have been working for months on getting a lineup that includes a good mix of local and national groups. The lineup is here and it is worth the wait.

Hopscotch Music Festival Coming to Downtown Raleigh in September 2010

January, 05, 2010
Hopscotch Music Festival Coming to Downtown Raleigh in September 2010

The local independent paper which focuses on events throughout the Triangle has decided to focus their attention in Downtown Raleigh for a large scale, multiple day music festival.