Asheville Music

Swannanoa Solstice concert arrives Sunday

Simply beautiful music. From press materials: At winter’s arrival Asheville audiences come together for this holiday celebration filled with holiday songs old and new, religious and secular, joyful and poignant, in a warm and intimate winter concert. A Swannanoa Solstice’s Asheville performance is presented in partnership with The Swannanoa Gathering at Warren Wilson College and is made possible by Performance[Read More…]

by December 16, 2011 0 comments Asheville Music

Tuning up: Derin Togar of Asheville is singing her song

Derin Togar has really never stopped singing. As a little 3-year-old, Togar wouldn’t stop singing. Would. Not. Stop. There was so much singing, in fact, that Togar’s mom thought there was something seriously wrong. Turns out there wasn’t anything amiss. The tot just loved to belt out tunes, and that’s pretty much all she’s been doing since. Now 23, the[Read More…]

by December 14, 2011 5 comments Asheville Music

Missing the Xmas Jam? Check out the art show up at Satellite Gallery

The Christmas Jam show at Satellite Gallery is amazing. Here’s a note I received from Joshua, one of the artists on display: Hi Jason, Just wanted to extend an invite to the Satellite Gallery X-Mas Jam Art show opening tomorrow night (Fri) from 4-7. I will have my new Grateful Dead poster up. I was hired to do the poster[Read More…]

by December 12, 2011 0 comments Asheville features, Asheville Music

Christmas Jam 2011 in photos

A few photos from Christmas Jam 2011. Photos by Taryn Gentry

by December 11, 2011 1 comment Asheville Music

Christmas Jam 2011 wows Asheville crowd

The 2011 version of the Warren Haynes Christmas Jam wowed a sold-out crowd at the Asheville Civic Center on Saturday night and into early Sunday morning. Here’s a sampling of some of what’s out there: Listen to Gov’t Mule’s set here as you read on. A slew of great Christmas Jam 2011 videos for you to check. A few of[Read More…]

by December 11, 2011 0 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News

Club Metropolis opens in Asheville

Club Metropolis held its grand opening last weekend. The joint appears to be the former Club 828, which shut down suddenly last year. Anyone got any details?

by December 5, 2011 4 comments Asheville Music