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.
The Steep Canyon Rangers host this annual festival, which benefits the Cindy Platt Boys and Girls Club of Transylvania County.
Tellico will play The Altamont Theatre on Friday.
The days have been gorgeous, the nights are getting cooler, and the calendar is buzzing with all varieties of fantastic events. Our beloved mountain town is increasingly the site of some of the best in arts ...
Asheville has incredible musical talent. Here's a sampling.
Also, a new business called GEARU specializing in providing outdoor gear to locals through a membership program, and more.
Music for the event includes members of Tellico and Rod Picott.
Merlefest on the Road kicks off Thursday at The Isis Music Hall in West Asheville.
Joe Kendrick's ambitious "Southern Songs and Stories" series melds personal interviews, live shows and behind-the-scenes access.