Author Omar Tyree signs autographs for fans at the Blake Hotel during last week's Charlotte Literary Festival.
More Mic Snacks
It only looks like singer Elaine Berton is going to eat the mic at last Saturday's Midwoodstock festival (which was held in Plaza Midwood). Berton -- backed by The Bossycows -- is actually singing. Got it?
No Zane, No Gain
Erotic writer/media mogul Zane, in town for the Charlotte Literary Festival, sends up a big grin for the camera. She's probably smiling so hard because she's so damn rich.
My Mic Tastes Nice
Ville Valo, singer for the Finnish rock group HIM, performs during the Projekt Revolution Tour stop at Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre on Aug. 8. The band's set included "Wings of a Butterfly" and a cover of Chris Isaak's "Wicked Game."