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From the Warren Haynes Christmas Jam at the U.S. Cellular Center in December 2013./ photo by Jason Sandford

Here’s how to enjoy Christmas Jam weekend in Asheville without the main jam

The two-day Kevn Kinny Songwriter Jam set for Jack of the Wood on Dec. 13 and 14 is just one of the ways to enjoy Christmas Jam weekend in Asheville.

by November 18, 2019 0 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News
From roller rink to R&B, Orange Peel in Asheville to open history exhibit

From roller rink to R&B, Orange Peel in Asheville to open history exhibit

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.

Punch Brothers /photo by Josh Goleman

Punch Brothers, marrying the folk and formal, set for The Orange Peel in Asheville

The Punch Brothers are coming off a big Grammy Award win earlier this year.

by March 22, 2019 0 comments Asheville Music
Comedian Hari Kondabolu to perform at the Orange Peel March 3

Comedian Hari Kondabolu to perform at the Orange Peel March 3

Kondabolu’s comedy is largely based on his genius ability to channel his heritage and upbringing into fodder that addresses racism and the current political climate.

by February 28, 2019 0 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Water outages planned for Asheville River Arts District

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Water outages planned for Asheville River Arts District

Local outfitters in the River Arts District have banded together to form the Asheville Riverfront Alliance as recreation increases along the French Broad River in Asheville.

by February 21, 2019 1 comment Asheville News
VIDEO Asheville New Year’s Eve Parties to ring in 2018

VIDEO Asheville New Year’s Eve Parties to ring in 2018

There are a ton of parties to pick from. Here’s a start.

by December 29, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO Free hug flash mob, Kinda Creepy Christmas art show, more Asheville weekend fun

VIDEO Free hug flash mob, Kinda Creepy Christmas art show, more Asheville weekend fun

A benefit to raise money for an Asheville firefighter battling cancer is Friday at Green Man Brewing, and more.

by December 15, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Holiday Hang Friday, Steep Canyon Rangers new record, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Holiday Hang Friday, Steep Canyon Rangers new record, more

Also, Bela Fleck will hold his first-ever banjo camp in the mountains, Toubab Krewe prepares to launch a new album and tour, and much more.

by December 14, 2017 0 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News
Tributes, jams and driving energy warm snowy Christmas Jam in Asheville

Tributes, jams and driving energy warm snowy Christmas Jam in Asheville

Warren Haynes with Jake Shimaburoko. Warren Haynes with the Avett Brothers. Warren Haynes with Trey Anastasio. Warren Haynes with Ann Wilson. It was an incredible night.

by December 12, 2017 1 comment Asheville Music

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New Asheville music club, Ellington Underground, opening soon

Also, the TSA has begin implementing stronger screening procedures for carry-on items at Asheville Regional Airport, and more.

by September 29, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville Area Arts Council 2017 Indigo Color Ball set for Sept. 9

Asheville Area Arts Council 2017 Indigo Color Ball set for Sept. 9

The parties will include food, music, live body painting and much more.

by August 29, 2017 0 comments Asheville events

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Manhunt in Pisgah National Forest continues

Also, the recent heat wave has given way to cooler temps, and much more.

by July 24, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
VIDEO: BEAT LIFE @ RAD Skatepark + other weekend events

VIDEO: BEAT LIFE @ RAD Skatepark + other weekend events

It’s that weekend, y’all! We’ve got a great roundup of events for you. Read on to find one that’s perfect for you. Thursday, 4/13 Stupid F*cking Bird @ Magnetic 375 Opens Thursday (through Saturday) at 7:30 The award-winning retelling of Anton Chekov’s The Seagull, penned by Aaron Posner, comes to Magnetic. The show is “furiously paced, often hilarious, irreverent, but moving, and song-filled.” Sign us up.[Read More…]

by April 13, 2017 0 comments Asheville events

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Pull-Up at the Peel coming to downtown Asheville

Also, Pizza Mind restaurant in West Asheville is now open, and much more.

by March 8, 2017 5 comments Asheville News
Orange Peel Events, Highland Brewing continue outdoor concert series

Orange Peel Events, Highland Brewing continue outdoor concert series

A Primus show has already sold out, while tickets for St. Paul and the Broken Bones and Mac DeMarco go on sale Friday.

by February 1, 2017 1 comment Asheville Music
On Lotus, longevity and the jam band scene

On Lotus, longevity and the jam band scene

Lotus will play a two-night run at The Orange Peel in Asheville this weekend.

by January 25, 2017 0 comments Asheville Music
VIDEO: What to do around Asheville on New Year’s Eve weekend 2016

VIDEO: What to do around Asheville on New Year’s Eve weekend 2016

If you’re feeling anything like we are about 2016, you’re ready to wave goodbye and turn over a new page. This New Year’s weekend, we’ve got a list of the hippest and most happening things in the area, which are guaranteed to send you into the future with a bang. We advise you to rest up Thursday and Friday so you can[Read More…]

by December 29, 2016 0 comments Asheville News, feature
WIN TIX to see Talib Kweli at The Orange Peel on New Year’s Eve

WIN TIX to see Talib Kweli at The Orange Peel on New Year’s Eve

Leave a comment on this post and you’ll be entered to win two tickets to see Talib Kweli at The Orange Peel in Asheville on New Year’s Eve, Saturday, Dec. 31. Kweli is a hip-hop artist who has been on the scene for about 20 years, and is known as much for his solo work as for his collaborations. This[Read More…]

by December 27, 2016 23 comments Asheville Music
Ashvegas 2016 Year in Review: Top 10 fastest selling Orange Peel concerts

Ashvegas 2016 Year in Review: Top 10 fastest selling Orange Peel concerts

Awolnation comes in at number 10.

by December 13, 2016 1 comment Asheville Music
GritVegas Weekend Update – 11/24/16

GritVegas Weekend Update – 11/24/16

We’re thankful for all the wonderful events happening this weekend in Asheville! Here’s our Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update – Thanksgiving style. Get out there and party off that turkey! THANKSGIVING DAY 11/24 Orphan’s Thanksgiving Potluck @ Crow and Quill A potluck for your very special Thanksgiving Day at your favorite bar. With magick from Ahnika Meyer-Wilde. Friday, 11/25 IT’S BLACK FRIDAY Y’ALL. David Wilcox Annual Thanksgiving[Read More…]

by November 23, 2016 0 comments Asheville News, feature
Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of July 28

Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of July 28

This weekend is chock-full of amazingness, from live music to art installations and the downtown LEAF Festival. Here’s our rundown of what we’re thrilled about. And we’re running a ticket giveaway! The person that hits the most spots and events from this weekend’s edition of the GritVegas Update will win two tickets to the Friday and Saturday runway shows at Asheville[Read More…]

Burlesque and circus cabaret, Teatro del Gusto, returns to Orange Peel on July 24

Burlesque and circus cabaret, Teatro del Gusto, returns to Orange Peel on July 24

It’s an evening full of comedy, acrobatics, juggling, live music and burlesque.

by July 16, 2016 0 comments Asheville arts
The Orange Peel brings Kruger Brothers show to Asheville church

The Orange Peel brings Kruger Brothers show to Asheville church

Central United Methodist Church has amazing acoustics and can seat 800 people, according to Orange Peel officials.

by May 11, 2016 0 comments Asheville Music, feature
Halloween Poster Show set for The Orange Peel in Asheville

Halloween Poster Show set for The Orange Peel in Asheville

Jenny Fares of Sound Mind Creative has produced and organized the event, which features more than a dozen Asheville artists and designers.

Way more than just cover songs, The Protomen unleash epic new album at Orange Peel

Way more than just cover songs, The Protomen unleash epic new album at Orange Peel

The Protomen kick off their East Coast tour in Asheville this weekend.

by July 9, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Orange Peel event July 30 marks 40th anniversary of Elvis shows in Asheville

Orange Peel event July 30 marks 40th anniversary of Elvis shows in Asheville

Writer and history buff Jon Elliston has put together an event that’s part historical review, part music show and all Elvis.

by July 9, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Watch the Women’s World Cup at the Orange Peel in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Watch the Women’s World Cup at the Orange Peel in Asheville

Also, there’s a slew of Asheville restaurant moves to track, and two big food drives this week.

Tallest Man on Earth show moves from Thomas Wolfe to Orange Peel in Asheville

Tallest Man on Earth show moves from Thomas Wolfe to Orange Peel in Asheville

Tickets go on sale Friday at the Peel.

by March 19, 2015 2 comments Asheville Music
HiveMind Brew House is planned for this building on the left at the corner of South Lexington and Hilliard avenues. The building is the former site of Asheville Music School. It's near Storm rum bar and restaurant, the Orange Peel music venue and Wicked Weed Brewing.

New brewery, HiveMind Brewhouse, planned for Asheville’s South Slope

HiveMind is just the latest in a wave of crafter brewers open, or planning to open, on Asheville’s Beer Slope south of downtown.

For sale: Building on South Lexington in downtown Asheville, behind Orange Peel and Wicked Weed

For sale: Building on South Lexington in downtown Asheville, behind Orange Peel and Wicked Weed

The commercial broker listing the prime location wants to hear from the public: what would you like to see here?

by February 28, 2014 17 comments Asheville News, Downtown Asheville
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Blackberry Smoke at the Peel Friday

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Blackberry Smoke at the Peel Friday

Southern rock, gospel and outlaw country. Two tickets. Now.

by November 28, 2012 3 comments Asheville Music, Contests
Special Ashvegas/Orange Peel discount for Jerry Douglas fans

Special Ashvegas/Orange Peel discount for Jerry Douglas fans

It pays to read Ashvegas: Save 50% on your tickets to see Jerry Douglas this Thursday.

by October 23, 2012 0 comments Asheville Music
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see 10 Years at the Orange Peel next Tuesday

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see 10 Years at the Orange Peel next Tuesday

Two tickets. Win now from Ashvegas and the Orange Peel.

by October 11, 2012 1 comment Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see The English Beat next Thursday at the Peel

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see The English Beat next Thursday at the Peel

Get New Wave at the Peel next Thursday.

by October 5, 2012 4 comments Asheville Music
CONTEST OVER Second chance to win two First Aid Kit tickets: Orange Peel show Weds

CONTEST OVER Second chance to win two First Aid Kit tickets: Orange Peel show Weds

First correct commenter gets two tickets to a hot new Americana act.

by September 29, 2012 8 comments Asheville Music
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Guided by Voices 9/17 at the Peel

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Guided by Voices 9/17 at the Peel

Comment now for two tickets!

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to Big K.R.I.T. at the Peel next Weds

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to Big K.R.I.T. at the Peel next Weds

We got some more tickets for y’all

by September 6, 2012 2 comments Asheville events, Asheville Music
Andrew Bird in Asheville at the Orange Peel Oct. 1

Andrew Bird in Asheville at the Orange Peel Oct. 1

Tickets are $28/$30, and go on sale Friday at noon. Monday, Oct. 1 10/1/2012 Ages 18+ Doors: 7:00 pm Show: 8:00 pm $28 advance/$30 day of show From the Orange Peel: Chicago singer/songwriter/violinist Andrew Bird updates the traditions of small-group swing, German lieder, and New Orleans jazz, mixing Gypsy, folk, and rock elements into his distinctive style. Bird‘s projects include[Read More…]

Instagram fan pics: Singer The Weeknd in Asheville at the Orange Peel

Instagram fan pics: Singer The Weeknd in Asheville at the Orange Peel

Rapper/singer/producer/R&B artist Abel Tesfaye, who performs under the name “The Weeknd,” played the Orange Peel on Saturday. Some fan pics from Instagram.

A ticket-buying tale of frenzy and frustation for Jack White show in Asheville

Tickets to the Jack White and Alabama Shakes concert at The Orange Peel in May went on sale at Friday at 1 p.m. What ensued was simply a ticket-buying frenzy, with 10,000 people vying for 1,000 tickets. At about 1:30, the Peel announced tickets were officially sold out. The unlucky ones vented their frustration online. Here’s a quick look at[Read More…]

by March 23, 2012 9 comments Asheville Music

Jack White to play the Orange Peel in May; Alabama Shakes to open; tix on sale Friday

Will be an awesome show, for sure. Here’s the announcement from the Orange Peel. We are proud to announce that Jack White will be bringing his solo tour to Ashevilleon Saturday May 19th. The tour is in support of his first solo album, Blunderbuss, which is scheduled for release April 23rd & 24th across the US. The tour kicked off in March[Read More…]

by March 19, 2012 0 comments Asheville Music