Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Jan. 17, 2011 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
Bridging the Gap: Rhythms, Rhymes and Race in America at Harvey B. Gantt Center
The Lesser Pauls at Snug Harbor
Find Your Muse open mic at The Evening Muse
Boss Jones and Friends at Thomas Street Tavern
Open Mic Night at Bad Fish Bar & Billiards