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Local viper jazz/ragtime/country blues artist Woody Pines has been keeping plenty busy. What with working on his new album (details soon!) and driving a race car for the video that accompanies his song, “You Gotta Roll”:

Okay, so maybe Pines didn’t actually time-travel back to the 1940s to take a spin around the track. He still makes retro sound all fresh on his recent EP, You Gotta Roll. And he’ll do it again, live at his Jack of the Wood show this Saturday, Dec. 15. 9 p.m., $8.

(Pines’ set follows the Christmas Jam by Day, which runs from noon-5 p.m.) Read a review of You Gotta Roll here and an interview with Pines here.

Xpress will give away a pair of tickets to show this Thursday, at noon, on Facebook. Photo by Sarah Warda.

About Alli Marshall
Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

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