The following list was part of a Charlotte (NC) visitor’s bureau ad that appeared in the Travel section of USAToday.
2 » Scarowinds
5 » Discovery Place
6 » Belk Theater
10 » The Fillmore
Original source: Ad in the Travel section of 9/11/09 USAToday page 8D.1) Billy G
Art & Culture— 14 September 2019
The Beatles may the world’s biggest band ever. Musically from the early 1960s to the end of their career, they covered an array of different music styles from the jangly pop of their early days to the psychedelia of their latter albums. To cover all these different sounds they needed a broad range of instruments….
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Odds & Ends— 20 August 2019
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