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Trigger Hippy to play Grey Eagle in Asheville on Wednesday

Trigger Hippy to play Grey Eagle in Asheville on Wednesday

Joan Osborne on lead vocals, guitarist Jackie Greene, drummer Steve Gorman, bassist Nick Govrik and guitarist Tom Bukovac.

by October 27, 2014 3 comments Asheville Music
Asheville’s first food truck lot rebranded, ready for new amenities

Asheville’s first food truck lot rebranded, ready for new amenities

The food truck lot has been renamed 51 Coxe and will eventually have a bathroom, commissary and new seating.

by October 27, 2014 12 comments Asheville food and drink
Review: Both endearing and revolting, Steve-O’s show in Asheville doesn’t disappoint

Review: Both endearing and revolting, Steve-O’s show in Asheville doesn’t disappoint

Steve-O autographed boobs, butts and pregnant bellies after the show.

by October 27, 2014 1 comment Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Steve-O’s selfie in Asheville is a big hit

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Steve-O’s selfie in Asheville is a big hit

Vortex Doughnuts is open, Avery’s Hot Dogs rocks, the Resonant Rogues launch a Kickstarter, and much more.

by October 27, 2014 0 comments Asheville News

Asheville beer event of the week: Burnpile at Burial Beer

Beers from 25 breweries. Chef Elliot Moss cooking on site. Tunes by Hermit Kings and The Nude Party. South Slope rock.

by October 27, 2014 2 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: SECU Plaza debate, Buncombe DA digest, Tillis and the empty chair, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: SECU Plaza debate, Buncombe DA digest, Tillis and the empty chair, more

Also, Democratic challenger Brian Turner and N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt are going fighting it out with a week to go until Election Day.

Update: Asheville business owner apologizes for anti-Muslim FB rant

Update: Asheville business owner apologizes for anti-Muslim FB rant

Harden says he was exploring whether or not people “like complaining more than appreciating.” Commenters call bullshit.

by October 26, 2014 35 comments Asheville News
STS9 concert in Asheville cut short as emergency workers treat whacked-out concert-goers

STS9 concert in Asheville cut short as emergency workers treat whacked-out concert-goers

Updated with information about four arrests made at the concert on Saturday night.

by October 26, 2014 14 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News
Asheville City Council to consider selling naming rights to downtown plaza for $1.5 million

Asheville City Council to consider selling naming rights to downtown plaza for $1.5 million

How does SECU Plaza hit you?

by October 24, 2014 9 comments Asheville News
Justin Townes Earle return to Grey Eagle in Asheville on Nov. 22

Justin Townes Earle return to Grey Eagle in Asheville on Nov. 22

JTE is receiving acclaim for his new “Single Mothers,” and he just announced a companion release, “Absent Fathers,” coming in January.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Wicked Weed in Asheville goes Halloween crazy with 15% ABV Dark Arts stout

Wicked Weed in Asheville goes Halloween crazy with 15% ABV Dark Arts stout

The Dark Arts, a bourbon barrel-aged (for a year) wild imperial stout, is North Carolina’s first beer brewed to the state’s 15 percent ABV cap.

by October 24, 2014 1 comment Asheville News
Jeff Daniels and the Ben Daniels Band perform at DWT in Asheville on Jan. 24

Jeff Daniels and the Ben Daniels Band perform at DWT in Asheville on Jan. 24

A talented musician, Jeff Daniels stars in HBO’s “The Newsroom.”

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Asheville Music
One-woman puppet show ‘Jug-Baby’ coming to The Odditorium in West Asheville

One-woman puppet show ‘Jug-Baby’ coming to The Odditorium in West Asheville

The Nov. 17 show is part of an East Coast tour that ends in New Orleans, where it will be performed as part of the New Orleans Fringe.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Asheville arts
Asheville’s Smiling Hara asks public for $20,000 to help it make tempeh from hemp seeds

Asheville’s Smiling Hara asks public for $20,000 to help it make tempeh from hemp seeds

The organic, soy-free tempeh will be made with hemp seeds grown by veterans.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Asheville business
Empire Strikes Bass, doggie costume contest Sunday at Aloft Hotel in Asheville

Empire Strikes Bass, doggie costume contest Sunday at Aloft Hotel in Asheville

For the last time this year, the public is invited out to the party on the pool deck of the Aloft Hotel. Proceeds benefit Charlies Angels Animal Rescue.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Asheville events
New wave of rooftop venues planned in Asheville

New wave of rooftop venues planned in Asheville

There’s been a serious lack of accessible rooftop venues in Asheville for years. That’s about to change.

Asheville celebrity spotting: The dudes from ‘American Pickers,’ Shailene Woodley of “Fault in Our Stars’

Asheville celebrity spotting: The dudes from ‘American Pickers,’ Shailene Woodley of “Fault in Our Stars’

Woodley was grabbing a smoothie in south Asheville.

by October 24, 2014 1 comment Celebrities in Asheville
The Isis in West Asheville to host Appalachian Trail Conservancy fundraiser on Nov. 6

The Isis in West Asheville to host Appalachian Trail Conservancy fundraiser on Nov. 6

Pleasure Chest and Blind Boy Chocolate and the Milk Sheiks will perform, and attendees are encouraged to dress in their best “hiker chic.”

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
Ashvegas movie review: St. Vincent is predictable, hokey, lovable

Ashvegas movie review: St. Vincent is predictable, hokey, lovable

Bill Murray stars alongside Melissa McCarthy.

by October 23, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Stu Helm, Food Critic: On Hole and hot dogs at King James Public House, Greenlife

Stu Helm, Food Critic: On Hole and hot dogs at King James Public House, Greenlife

Once upon a time, a wee shop was built over the river in West Asheville, and it had a well-executed logo and Hole donuts opened its wee doors for all. As usual, f-words abound.

by October 23, 2014 7 comments Asheville food and drink
Oskar Blues Osktoberfest party returns to Brevard on Saturday

Oskar Blues Osktoberfest party returns to Brevard on Saturday

The party includes a great music line-up (including The Broadcast from Asheville) and Oskar Blues’ rare specialty beer, Osktoberfest Marzen.

by October 23, 2014 0 comments Asheville beer, Asheville events
Review: Girl power and the perfect song for ex-boyfriends at Tiny Ruins/Sharon Van Etten show in Asheville

Review: Girl power and the perfect song for ex-boyfriends at Tiny Ruins/Sharon Van Etten show in Asheville

Perfect yodels, too, at the Grey Eagle show.

by October 22, 2014 3 comments Asheville Music
Steve-O, on hating roller coasters, fake teeth, real tattoos, being vulnerable and more

Steve-O, on hating roller coasters, fake teeth, real tattoos, being vulnerable and more

Steve-O will bring his stand-up show to The Millroom in Asheville on Oct. 26.

by October 22, 2014 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom of the future: New faces abound post-layoffs

Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom of the future: New faces abound post-layoffs

Also, former Asheville Citizen-Times reporter Joel Burgess is set to return the newspaper on Monday.

by October 22, 2014 8 comments Asheville News