The history of the Orange Peel location begins with its 1946 construction as a roller rink and extends through its time as a soul and R&B club, an auto parts warehouse and current-day.
For all the attention on big national acts, the annual Christmas Jam is a giant spotlight on local talent.
Rocker Dave Grohl and his crew stopped by a couple of Asheville's awesome restaurants this snowy weekend to fuel up for his big Christmas Jam performances.
Here's one: Dave Grohl playing "Play" live, for the first time ever.
The two-day Christmas Jam is set for Dec. 7 and Dec. 8 at the US Cellular Center.