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It's a drive to Winston-Salem, but it's your only chance to see legendary art/punk Mekons frontman, Jon Langford, with his raucous alt-country band, The Waco Brothers, and get to check out Langford's new country-inspired art series, The Death of Country Music. The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) is sponsoring the concert to coincide with minutiae, an exhibit of 10 artists that includes Langford's series of paintings and granite tombstones. Portraits like his "Unknown Fiddler" (pictured) pay tribute to the legendary country and western artists of America, and reflect the former art-school rocker's dry sense of humor. The Waco Brothers--doing songs from their new release, Electric Waco Chair--will be joined by Mekons singer Sallie Timms performing her "Cowboy Sallie" material. The show is Saturday, Jan. 13, 8 p.m., at the McChesney Scott Dunn Auditorium, 750 Marguerite Dr., SECCA, Winston-Salem. (336) 725-1904. $12; $10 members. --Angie Carlson

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