The Morning After Touring NC This Week


Courtesy:  The Morning After

Courtesy: The Morning After

Raleigh based folk/rock band The Morning After is making a run across the Old North State this week.  The band—Rachel Koontz (vocals), Shawn Chase (mandolin), Jamie Dawson (mandolin, bass, vocals), Pattie Hopkins (fiddle, vocals), Mike Rosado (percussion), and Hank Smith (banjo, guitar, vocals)—kicks off its NC tour with a stop at The Saloon at the NC Music Factory in Charlotte this Wednesday, May 29th.  The sextet will be joined by Philadelphia, PA’s own The Royal Noise for the show.  This week’s show marks the first time that the band has performed at The Saloon.  So expectations are high for the show. Admission for the show is $5.  More information on the NC Music Factory is available online at and

Next up, the band returns to the Coastal Plains with a performance at Peasant’s Pub in Greenville.  The band will play Thursday night, May 30th at 10pm.  More information on Peasants Pub is available online at and

Next up after the band’s Eastward swing, the band returns home to Raleigh to finish off the week.  It will return to perform once again at Raleigh’s Pour House Saturday night at 10:00pm.  Tickets for the show are $10 online and $12 at the door.  Tickets for the show can be purchased online at the Pour House website at

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