Entries by tess

The Making of an Award Show (Sonic Pie Productions Style)

When Sonic Pie Productions was awarded an event production/management contract from the City of Raleigh and Raleigh Arts, for their annual Raleigh Medal of Arts Award show, we knew it needed to be a hybrid event. But this time, not hybrid in the sense we all became used to the past 2 1/2 years (part […]

Don’t miss Grammy-nominated Tuareg guitarist Bombino JUNE 2

“THE WORLD’S BEST GUITARIST™” – NOISEY It’s not every day you get to experience something like this. Sonic Pie Productions, in partnership with The ArtsCenter in Carrboro, and Raleigh-based Friends of World Music presents BOMBINO, Thursday, June 2, 8 p.m. Tickets are $29.  Omara “Bombino” Moctar, whose given name is Goumour Almoctar, was born on […]

What’s Going On? Punk, Flowers & Fashion!

MAY, our favorite month, is when the busy came back to Sonic Pie Productions, LLC. Here’s some of the debut performance of Deep Fog (North Carolina Museum of Art asked us to engineer and multitrack–engineer Jasmine Battle at the helm.) This is #PUNK #INDIE from Laura King (Bat Fangs, Speed Stick, Moaners), H.C. McEntire (solo, Mount Moriah, Bellafea), Nora Rogers (Solar Halos, […]

Etching the Days Into the Wall Since You Last Saw a Live Concert?

This week, Cardinal & Pine published an extensive feature about Covid’s impact on North Carolina’s music industry and economy, including part of a candid interview with Sonic Pie Production’s founder & CEO, Tess Mangum. From IBMA, J. Cole and Amythyst Kiah to Ramseur Records and PineCone, you’ll want to read the entire piece, by Jesse […]

Durham From The Heart Season 2 Livestream Series

Durham from the Heart is back, for a second season! Don’t let your week blur together–reclaim your Wednesday and mark the middle day with these 1-2 p.m. online performances at https://www.facebook.com/DowntownDurham Comment in real time or just hang out. Sponsored by Downtown Durham Inc., curated by Sonic Pie Productions. If you live or work in […]

Sonic Pie Productions Announces Partnership with Three Attic Entertainment

Through our partnership with Three Attic Entertainment, Sonic Pie Productions is prepared to handle all video needs for your event. Keep your YouTube, Instagram and other social media accounts fresh and reach worldwide viewers with concert videos, livestream, event videography, live conference panels, meet and greets, virtual real estate tours and historic site tours. Email […]

The $25K phone call, Whippoorwill Arts Festival, Duke Performances and Rolling Stone–a smokin’ hot August for Kamara Thomas!

Duke Performances presented Kamara Thomas (represented exclusively by Sonic Pie Productions) as a part of Music in Your Gardens, a free eight-week online concert series showcasing nationally renowned artists who call Durham and the surrounding area home. The series brilliantly shifted Duke Performances’ longtime summer series, Music in the Gardens, normally held outdoors at Sarah P. Duke Gardens on […]