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“How Much Does It Cost to Book Your Favorite Band?” asks Priceonomics (May 16) — and by golly it has the answers, thanks to a booking-agency list provided by an anonymous source. These numbers don’t include expenses and seem only ballpark-reliable, but of course the North Carolinians caught my eye…. James Taylor:  $1 million plus […]

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– The case against pardoning Gov. Holden. — How “Chicken” Stephens was named and claimed. — Pine, ‘shine and the decline of Buffalo City. — Avett Brothers on Flatt and Scruggs: “We wouldn’t even recognize their music.” — Mary Ann McQueen, Lucy Bryant and the tangled skein of racial identify.

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–How  Avett Brothers survived heckling at Sadlack’s Heroes. — In search of North Carolina’s lost kaolin mines. — “Doonesbury’s 200 Greatest Moments” cite Krispy Kreme and RJR’s  indefatigible Mr. Butts. — Him sign funny today: Looking over the shoulder of David Sedaris.

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