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
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
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
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
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
Jane Kramer

Xpand Fest unfolds into second year as Asheville’s downtown celebration

Xpand Fest encapsulates the idea the idea that nothing like this can ever happen without an entire community coming together.

by June 12, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
WIN TIX To the Cold Mountain Music Fest featuring Shovels and Rope, Mandolin Orange, River Whyless, more

WIN TIX To the Cold Mountain Music Fest featuring Shovels and Rope, Mandolin Orange, River Whyless, more

The music line-up also includes The Steel Wheels, Jon Stickley Trio, The Broadcast, Kenny George Band and more.

by June 5, 2018 53 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Off With Your Radiohead, Phuncle Sam, Fritz Mashup, more

Asheville Music Weekend: Off With Your Radiohead, Phuncle Sam, Fritz Mashup, more

A special event on Tuesday at the Sly Grog is also not to be missed.

by May 26, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Hoot and Holler, Metaphonia, Jorden Okrend, more

Asheville Music Weekend: Hoot and Holler, Metaphonia, Jorden Okrend, more

Also, Styrofoam Turtles have a gig coming up at Pulp.

by May 17, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
David Byrne choreographs searing Asheville show with his progressive music, political activism

David Byrne choreographs searing Asheville show with his progressive music, political activism

David Byrne has taken us to another level.

by May 9, 2018 5 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Natural Born Leaders, Screaming J’s, French Broad River Fest

Asheville Music Weekend: Natural Born Leaders, Screaming J’s, French Broad River Fest

Also, Jane Kramer and Free Planet Radio play the Diana Wortham Theatre.

by May 3, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
From left, Nikki Reid, Billy Sheeran and Hannah Furgiuele of the band Honey Be Nice.

Honey Be Nice blends ‘orchestral folk’ sound on first album

The three musicians pull from their varied backgrounds to mix together elements such as old-time fiddle tunes with jazz and piano to create their unique sound.

by May 2, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
2018 Music Video Asheville winners: Midnight Snack, TEYG, Carly Taich, more

2018 Music Video Asheville winners: Midnight Snack, TEYG, Carly Taich, more

Other winners included Josh Blake of IamAVL and kid-hop artist Secret Agent 23 Skidoo.

by April 26, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Earth Day at Straightaway Cafe, Toubab returns, more

Asheville Music Weekend: Earth Day at Straightaway Cafe, Toubab returns, more

Toubab Krewe plays two nights at the Ellington Underground in celebration of a long-awaited third album.

by April 20, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: SIYAH talks AVL hip-hop, more

Asheville Music Weekend: SIYAH talks AVL hip-hop, more

Also, check out the Travers Sunday Jam at Pisgah Brewing in Black Mountain.

by April 13, 2018 2 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News
Music Video Asheville 2018 announces selections for April 25 event

Music Video Asheville 2018 announces selections for April 25 event

A panel of judges narrowed a field of 86 submissions down to 27 music videos that will be up for awards this year.

by April 11, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Ashley Heath, Chuck Lichtenberger, Papadosio

Asheville Music Weekend: Ashley Heath, Chuck Lichtenberger, Papadosio

Also The Meadow, the outdoor venue at Highland Brewing, opens this weekend with a full slate of music.

WIN TIX to Songsmith Gathering feat. The Wood Brothers, Nicki Bluhm, more

WIN TIX to Songsmith Gathering feat. The Wood Brothers, Nicki Bluhm, more

Other performers include: Beth Wood, Darrell Scott, Aaron Burdett, Sarah Siskind, Mia Rose Lynne and Clint Roberts.

by April 4, 2018 28 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Sister Ivy, Emma’s Lounge, Alive Poets Society, more

Asheville Music Weekend: Sister Ivy, Emma’s Lounge, Alive Poets Society, more

Every month, the Alive Poets Society aims to empower others in the community to come out and read their writing.

by March 28, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
VIDEO: With Max Gross Weight, a bluegrass picker turns to rock

VIDEO: With Max Gross Weight, a bluegrass picker turns to rock

Max Gross Weight, a rock trio that includes Bradley J. Carter, Dakota Waddell and Cody Britton, plans to issue a new EP this summer.

by March 26, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Modern Strangers, Music Works benefit, Grey Eagle metal showcase

Asheville Music Weekend: Modern Strangers, Music Works benefit, Grey Eagle metal showcase

Temptation’s Wings, Dissent and Horseflesh will be in the spotlight at the Grey Eagle on Sunday.

by March 22, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Jon Stickley Trio, Phuncle Sam, Hannah Kaminer

Asheville Music Weekend: Jon Stickley Trio, Phuncle Sam, Hannah Kaminer

The Jon Stickley Trio’s show this weekend is their first local gig featuring a band’s new drummer, Hunter Deacon.

by March 15, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Insane Clown Posse/ photo by David Simchock

Insane Clown Posse at the Salvage Station in Asheville: Faygo, face paint and catharsis

I crash to the ground and bounce up, elbows in, shoulders out, and dive back into the mosh pit.

by March 13, 2018 18 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Dr. Bacon, Bella’s Bartok, The Paper Crowns and more

Asheville Music Weekend: Dr. Bacon, Bella’s Bartok, The Paper Crowns and more

The Paper Crowns have been playing together for nearly a decade, and when you listen to them, you begin to understand why longevity matters.

by March 8, 2018 1 comment Asheville Music
Asheville Music Weekend: Stephanie Morgan, RBTS Win, Double Benefits

Asheville Music Weekend: Stephanie Morgan, RBTS Win, Double Benefits

It’s shaping up to be another great weekend on the Asheville music scene.

by March 2, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
In Brevard, Songsmith Gathering celebrates craft of songwriting

In Brevard, Songsmith Gathering celebrates craft of songwriting

The Wood Brothers, Nicki Bluhm, Greg Brown, Beth Wood, Darrell Scott and Aaron Burdett is just some of the songwriting talent that will be on stage for the event.

by March 2, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
New West Asheville music and event venue, Ambrose West, opens Thursday

New West Asheville music and event venue, Ambrose West, opens Thursday

The Haywood Road venue will be focused on weddings and events, as well as being a neighborhood listening room.

by February 14, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music
Head-banger Josh Foster rocks West Asheville bus stops

Head-banger Josh Foster rocks West Asheville bus stops

For Josh Foster, his love of metal music is part performance art and part therapy session.

by February 13, 2018 0 comments Asheville Music