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PHOTOS: WKNC Benefit - Spider Bags / Lonnie Walker / Mac McCaughan at the Lincoln Theatre - 2/7/2015

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Mac McCaughan




WKNC Benefit - Spider Bags / Lonnie Walker / Mac McCaughan at the Lincoln Theatre - 2/7/2015

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WKNC Benefit with Spider Bags, Lonnie Walker, and Mac McCaughan Lincoln Theatre
2/7/2015
Every year WKNC puts together a couple of shows full of great local talent that help raise funds for the NC State radio station.  This year they were holding one here in Raleigh (this one), and another over at the Cradle in Carrboro a week later, giving at least two-thirds of the Triangle access to a great event.  Sorry Durham, you gotta drive. 

My most anticipated act of the night's bill was Mac McCaughan (of Superchunk) playing solo.  Of course, as is my way I got there way too late and only caught hi;s last three songs...what's worse is I was late because I got sucked into watching an episode of "Cops"...seriously.  Sometimes I'm stupid on a level others can't touch.  Anyways, I walked in to Mac saying "I wrote this song when 'Powerslave' was still on the charts" and then he banged out the great "Tie a Rope to the Back of the Bus.&quo…