Asheville arts

WIN TIX To see Sarah McLachlan at the US Cellular Center in Asheville

WIN TIX To see Sarah McLachlan at the US Cellular Center in Asheville

The show is a benefit to support local pediatric cancer patients in the Asheville area.

by September 21, 2018 21 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: The Resonant Rogues, One More Saturday Night

Asheville Music Weekend: The Resonant Rogues, One More Saturday Night

For all you West Asheville hippies, don’t forget the Dirty Dead at UpCountry Brewing.

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
American Idol Caleb Johnson honors his Asheville roots with new single

American Idol Caleb Johnson honors his Asheville roots with new single

Johnson has just announced that he’ll be releasing a new album in February.

by September 18, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Colby Deitz, Aaron Price, more

Asheville Music Weekend: Colby Deitz, Aaron Price, more

Also, Spiro and Nicole Nicolopolous are hoping to help create a scene of sober music fans to support each other while enjoying live music.

by September 14, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
WIN TIX To see Jason Isbell at Asheville’s Memorial Stadium on Sept. 21

WIN TIX To see Jason Isbell at Asheville’s Memorial Stadium on Sept. 21

Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit will play outdoors at Memorial Stadium, a rarity for the sports stadium.

by September 10, 2018 129 comments Asheville Music
The husband-and-wife duo 5j Barrow, performing a set at the Asheville Regional Airport in August as part of the Music on the Fly pop-up concert and podcast series. /photo by Jason Sandford

Chance encounter at Asheville airport connects small band, big festival

Woody Platt offered the duo a slot at this weekend’s Mountain Song Festival after seeing them performing at the Asheville Regional Airport’s monthly music series called Music on the Fly.

by September 7, 2018 1 comment Asheville Music
WIN TIX To see Shawn Mullins w/ Jane Kramer, Jeff Thompson at Asheville Masonic Temple

WIN TIX To see Shawn Mullins w/ Jane Kramer, Jeff Thompson at Asheville Masonic Temple

Revelry: Unique Downtown Events is presenting the show in the intimate setting of the historic theater at The Asheville Masonic Temple.

by September 6, 2018 28 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: The Snozzberries, The Screaming J’s, more

Asheville Music Weekend: The Snozzberries, The Screaming J’s, more

Saturday night The Rahm Squad, featuring Jaze Uries, is playing at One World West, and more.

by August 31, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Sarah McLachlan concert in Asheville to support children battling cancer

Sarah McLachlan concert in Asheville to support children battling cancer

The Asheville-based Green Side Up Foundation is hosting the show.

by August 27, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Jam in the Trees, Hoot and Holler, more

Asheville Music Weekend: Jam in the Trees, Hoot and Holler, more

Jam in the Trees pacs some great music into Friday and Saturday at Pisgah Brewing.

by August 24, 2018 0 comments Asheville film, Asheville News
WIN TIX to Mountain Song Festival, feat. Steep Canyon Rangers, Taj Mahal Trio, Robert Earl Keen

WIN TIX to Mountain Song Festival, feat. Steep Canyon Rangers, Taj Mahal Trio, Robert Earl Keen

The Steep Canyon Rangers host this annual festival, which benefits the Cindy Platt Boys and Girls Club of Transylvania County.

by August 22, 2018 51 comments Asheville Music
Yacht Rock Revival at Salvage Station, more upcoming Asheville shows

Yacht Rock Revival at Salvage Station, more upcoming Asheville shows

Yacht Rock Revival is part tribute band, part comedy act.

by August 20, 2018 2 comments Asheville Music
Music at Aloft Asheville: Bea Miller, The Bergamot to perform Aug. 21

Music at Aloft Asheville: Bea Miller, The Bergamot to perform Aug. 21

Bea Miller, who has appeared on The X Factor, released her second album earlier this year.

by August 16, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Night Circus, Freeway Revival, Asheville Opry and More

Asheville Music Weekend: Night Circus, Freeway Revival, Asheville Opry and More

Also, Styrofoam Turtles are singlehandedly building a new grunge scene in Asheville, and they’ll be playing with Sane Voids over at the Sly Grog on Friday night.

by August 16, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News
Asheville Music Weekend: LEAF Downtown, Taylor Martin album release, more

Asheville Music Weekend: LEAF Downtown, Taylor Martin album release, more

Also, The Bywater is the perfect place to while away a Sunday afternoon, especially with mandolin wizard Drew Matulich leading a bluegrass jam there.

by August 1, 2018 1 comment Asheville Music
Music on the Fly celebrates second anniversary at Asheville Regional Airport

Music on the Fly celebrates second anniversary at Asheville Regional Airport

Music on the Fly brings live, local music to the Asheville airport once a month.

by July 27, 2018 1 comment Asheville Music
Jahman Brahman/ photo by Sandlin Gaither

Asheville Music Weekend: Jahman Brahman, Jane Kramer and Ben Phan, more

Also, Alexa Rose at Catawba South Slope, The Resonant Rogues at The Mothlight in West Asheville, and much more.

by July 26, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Sanctum Sully, Modern Strangers

Asheville Music Weekend: Sanctum Sully, Modern Strangers

Also check out Keegan Avery on Thursday night at One World West.

by July 19, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Sculpture fabricated at UNCA to be displayed in Times Square this week

Sculpture fabricated at UNCA to be displayed in Times Square this week

A large sculpture, conceptualized by artist Mel Chin and fabricated at the UNC Asheville STEAM lab by a group of students, professors and volunteers, is being installed on Times Square in New York City this week. The 21-foot tall figure of wood and fiberglass will move by way of interior mechanical and electrical systems and stands in front of giant[Read More…]

by July 11, 2018 1 comment Asheville arts
Asheville Music Weekend: Natural Born Leaders at Salvage Station, new Brevard music venue, more

Asheville Music Weekend: Natural Born Leaders at Salvage Station, new Brevard music venue, more

The Pilot Cove amphitheater in Brevard is one of the most picturesque settings for live music in Western North Carolina.

by July 5, 2018 3 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: River Rats album release, Emmylou tribute, Pisgah Sunday Jam

Asheville Music Weekend: River Rats album release, Emmylou tribute, Pisgah Sunday Jam

The new River Rats album has the feel of young local rockers all grown up.

by June 28, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Drayton and Friends, Empire Strikes Brass, Indigo De Souza

Asheville Music Weekend: Drayton and Friends, Empire Strikes Brass, Indigo De Souza

Check out some of the great music that’s on tap in Asheville this weekend.

by June 21, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Remembering the filming of ‘Bull Durham’ in Asheville 30 years later

Remembering the filming of ‘Bull Durham’ in Asheville 30 years later

The Asheville Tourists will give away 1,000 Crash Davis bobbleheads on Saturday to mark the 30th anniversary of the release of “Bull Durham.”

Secret Agent 23 Skidoo celebrates new album release in Asheville at Better Dads Festival

Secret Agent 23 Skidoo celebrates new album release in Asheville at Better Dads Festival

On the playful concept album, your conscious and subconscious are DJs and songs are dreams.

by June 14, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music