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NewSong Music performance and songwriting contest moves to Asheville

NewSong Music performance and songwriting contest moves to Asheville

The contest is tonight, Friday, Dec. 14, at Isis Music Hall.

by December 14, 2018 2 comments Asheville Music
With ‘Flight Patterns,’ Asheville electronic musician Marley Carroll soars

With ‘Flight Patterns,’ Asheville electronic musician Marley Carroll soars

Marley Carroll is this weekend’s unofficial musical emcee; he’s got an album release show Friday at The Mothlight and he’s DJing an annual hometown dance party Saturday at Grey Eagle.

by December 13, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Warren Haynes, left, and Ray Sisk at the 30th anniversary Christmas Jam. / photo by DAVID SIMCHOCK for Ashvegas.com

Christmas Jam 2018 recap 2: Haynes, Potter, James and ‘I Shall Be Released’

After four nights of incredible music, where do we go from here? Wherever the hell Warren Haynes wants to take us.

by December 11, 2018 2 comments Asheville Music
Christmas Jam 2018 recap 1: Grohl, Abby the Spoon Lady, Dark Side of the Mule, more

Christmas Jam 2018 recap 1: Grohl, Abby the Spoon Lady, Dark Side of the Mule, more

For all the attention on big national acts, the annual Christmas Jam is a giant spotlight on local talent.

by December 11, 2018 1 comment Asheville Music
Asheville singer-songwriters honor iconic female artists with Women in Music show

Asheville singer-songwriters honor iconic female artists with Women in Music show

Tickets are on sale now for the Women in Music show on Jan. 6 at Isis Music Hall in West Asheville.

by December 11, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Malcolm Holcombe has a new record out, and he’s got something he wants to say

Malcolm Holcombe has a new record out, and he’s got something he wants to say

Malcolm Holcombe says he’s upset by what he sees happening around him, but by the grace of his fans and his wife’s mashed potatoes, he perseveres.

by December 10, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Expansive Asheville metal band Bask celebrates fifth anniversary in style

Expansive Asheville metal band Bask celebrates fifth anniversary in style

Bask, a stoner metal band based in Asheville, just signed on with an independent label and is planning to release a new album in March 2019.

by December 10, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Ashvegas celebrity sighting: Grohl at Bull & Beggar, Buxton Hall

Ashvegas celebrity sighting: Grohl at Bull & Beggar, Buxton Hall

Rocker Dave Grohl and his crew stopped by a couple of Asheville’s awesome restaurants this snowy weekend to fuel up for his big Christmas Jam performances.

by December 10, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Desmelik organizes Asheville-area musicians into Army of Love for benefit

Desmelik organizes Asheville-area musicians into Army of Love for benefit

The show is set for Dec. 9 at The Grey Eagle, and will feature Amanda Anne Platt, Shannon Whitworth, Laura Blackley, Jane Kramer and many more.

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Asheville musicians come together for Feed the Need benefit show

Asheville musicians come together for Feed the Need benefit show

Ashley Heath, Lyric and Juan Holladay are just a few of the musicians set to play this benefit for MANNA FoodBank.

by November 30, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
5 things we’re psyched to see at Christmas Jam 2018

5 things we’re psyched to see at Christmas Jam 2018

Here’s one: Dave Grohl playing “Play” live, for the first time ever.

by November 21, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Warren Haynes Christmas Jam set to celebrate 30th anniversary in Asheville

Warren Haynes Christmas Jam set to celebrate 30th anniversary in Asheville

The two-day Christmas Jam is set for Dec. 7 and Dec. 8 at the US Cellular Center.

by November 1, 2018 2 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Fall LEAF 2018

Asheville Music Weekend: Fall LEAF 2018

Brothership is back running the Open Mic at Pisgah on Sunday.

by October 19, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: RADfest at Grey Eagle on Saturday, Sunday

Asheville Music Weekend: RADfest at Grey Eagle on Saturday, Sunday

On Saturday, both The Fritz are Emma’s Lounge will be playing great shows in support of new music.

by October 11, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Emma’s Lounge breaks down their new single, ‘Get Out of Your Own Way’

Emma’s Lounge breaks down their new single, ‘Get Out of Your Own Way’

Emma’s Lounge will celebrate the release of their latest album on Saturday at the Asheville Music Hall.

by October 10, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Town Mountain/ photo by Sandlin Gaither

Asheville Music Weekend: Town Mountain at The Orange Peel, Marcus King Family Reunion

Also, the Marcus King Family Reunion will be held Friday and Saturday at Pisgah Brewing.

by October 4, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
The Weight Band, featuring former members of The Band, at Isis Music Hall on Friday

The Weight Band, featuring former members of The Band, at Isis Music Hall on Friday

The gig in West Asheville is The Weight Band’s only North Carolina stop on its current national tour.

by September 26, 2018 1 comment Asheville Music
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 22 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