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Asheville singer-songwriters Anya Hinkle, left, and Alexa Rose each won first place in their respective categories of the prestigious Chris Austin Songwriting Contest at the Merlefest music festival in Wilkesboro this past weekend. Hinkle won first place in the bluegrass category for her song "Ballad of Zona Abston," while Rose won first place in the general category for her song, "Medicine for Living." /photo by Martin Anderson

Asheville musicians snag top honors in Merlefest 2019 songwriting contest

First-place winners took home a $600 cash prize and were award performances at Merlefest, which draws tens of thousands of fans each year to Wilkesboro.

by April 29, 2019 0 comments Asheville Music
Gatlinburg benefit concert Dec. 17 to feature Zac Brown Band, Jim Lauderdale, Rodney Crowell, more

Gatlinburg benefit concert Dec. 17 to feature Zac Brown Band, Jim Lauderdale, Rodney Crowell, more

The free, outdoor mini-festival will raise money and awareness for victims of the devastating wildfires in Gatlinburg.

by December 9, 2016 0 comments Asheville Music, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Wicked Weed looks westward for distribution

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Wicked Weed looks westward for distribution

Also, a new business called GEARU specializing in providing outdoor gear to locals through a membership program, and more.

by August 10, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Jim Lauderdale to headline July 4th party in downtown Asheville

Jim Lauderdale to headline July 4th party in downtown Asheville

The Independence Day celebration will also feature local country music singer Joe Lasher Jr., the Ultimate Air Dogs and more.

by May 28, 2015 0 comments Asheville events