Asheville arts

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
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