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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
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Scandinavian spa coming to Asheville South Slope

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Scandinavian spa coming to Asheville South Slope

Also, a new tour company in Asheville wants to operate three electric vehicles in downtown. Could electric scooters be next?

by July 10, 2018 6 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Axe-throwing bar planned for Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Axe-throwing bar planned for Asheville

Also, The Waterbird coffee shop and craft cocktail bar has opened, and more.

by April 26, 2018 3 comments Asheville News
In video series, WNCW’s Kendrick documents stories of Asheville-area musicians

In video series, WNCW’s Kendrick documents stories of Asheville-area musicians

Joe Kendrick’s ambitious “Southern Songs and Stories” series melds personal interviews, live shows and behind-the-scenes access.

by November 10, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Joe Kendrick takes reins as director of programming, operations at WNCW

Joe Kendrick takes reins as director of programming, operations at WNCW

A WNCW on-air personality for 20 years, Kendrick is ready to take on a leadership role.

by January 12, 2015 16 comments Asheville News
WNCW will mark 25th anniversary with Sept. 27 fundraising event at Pisgah Brewing

WNCW will mark 25th anniversary with Sept. 27 fundraising event at Pisgah Brewing

Acoustic Syndicate, Shane Pruitt Band and Friends and Phuncle Sam will all perform at the event to benefit WNCW, FATE and Habitat for Humanity.

by September 12, 2014 1 comment Asheville News