Home is where the heart is: Ryan Anderson's Minorcan is a relatively new addition to Asheville (by way of Austin, Texas), but his bouncy lo-fi folk rock is oozing with an infectious energy that’s sure to make the project a local favorite in no time. Minorcan headlines a free show at The Mothlight on Thursday, Nov. 21.
Memphis grit: Lucero's rough, hard-hitting rock creations are colored with the inescapable country and soul sounds of Memphis, where the group got its start more than a decade ago. Catch the "country punk" mainstays at The Orange Peel on Thursday, Nov. 21.
Hip-hop hooray: Asheville-based hip-hop collective Gurp City South brings its talent to Asheville Music Hall for a showcase on Friday, Nov. 22. Performers include Foul Mouth Jerk (pictured), TOPR, Fist Fam and more.