The latest EP by local musician Miles Cramer is a collection of “songs about home, death, love and moving forward,” according Cramer’s Bandcamp page.
PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: 103.3 Asheville FM and Fine Arts Theatre join Moog Music and Echo Mountain Studios in presenting a special event screening of SYNCHRONICITY — featuring Asheville composer Ben Lovett’s critically acclaimed, retro-inspired original score — on Thursday, July 7th at 7:00 pm. An audience Q&A with Lovett will follow the film, […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM ASHEVILLE ART MUSEUM: The Asheville Art Museum invites you to unwind after a stressful day by tapping into your inner child. The Museum presents a free coloring session on Friday, July 1 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. as part of the Downtown Asheville Art District’s First Friday Art Walk. The Museum will […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: Too old for Easter Egg hunts? Perfect for an Adventure Hunt! BANGS Shoes and Blue Ridge Chair Works present Asheville’s very first Adventure Hunt! Bringing together a booty of 10 local company’s prizes, the Hunt takes place on August 6th, 2016 beginning at 10am. Borrowing tricks from a traditional treasure […]
Bartell’s shows are in support of his recent release, Light Enough, on Sinderlyn. The label also re-released Bartell’s previous record, Loyalty, which he wrote and recorded in Asheville.
The band invited in a number of friends including local musicians Aaron Woody Wood, Jon Stickley and Billy Cardine.
Asheville-based organizations Tranzmission, QORDS and COLAGE, in association with the Asheville Jewish Community Center, have collaborated to present the 15th annual local commemoration of Stonewall. All events are open to the public.
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PRESS RELEASE FROM FLAT ROCK PLAYHOUSE: The Flat Rock Playhouse 2016 season will continue with Oscar Wilde’s famous satire The Importance of Being Earnest, which will run from July 7th through July 24th at the Flat Rock Playhouse Downtown on Main Street in Hendersonville, NC. What’s the most important lesson a Victorian gentleman could learn? […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM ASHEVILLE COMMUNITY THEATRE: For the fifth year in a row, Asheville Community Theatre will hold their annual event Costume Drama: A Fashion Show, Asheville’s most unique fashion show. This eclectic evening of inventive fashion has quickly become one of the highlights of the Asheville event calendar and sells out every year! Local […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM GROVEWOOD GALLERY: There will be 3 opportunities July 16, August 20 and again on October 8 to tour Grovewood Studios, a group of 9 workshops occupied by 12 artists who work across mediums, located on the historic Grovewood grounds adjacent to The Omni Grove Park Inn. Tours are free and […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: Lesbian comics Vickie Shaw and Jennie McNulty are bringing their unique brand of clean and pointed, “Straight-friendly” comedy to First Congregational UCC of Asheville. Vickie, a recovering S.O.B. (SOuthern Baptist) and Jennie, whose comedy has taken her to Iraq and Afghanistan to entertain the troops, are serendipitously arriving just in […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM UNC ASHEVILLE: UNC Asheville’s Concerts on the Quad continue on Monday evening with the big-band rock/jazz ensemble Rational Discourse, beginning at 7 p.m. Concerts on the Quad are free and open to everyone. Attendees are invited to bring chairs, blankets and picnics to enjoy along with the music. Meals, treats and drinks […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM SART: The Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre announces its 2016 performance schedule that, this year, will feature tour de force performances by newcomers and longtime favorite actors. “Because of the continuing renovation of our historic Owen Theatre, we’re performing in Spainhour Hall of Moore Auditorium on the campus of Mars Hill University,” says […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM BLUE RIDGE BOOKFEST: It is with a mix of happy memories and regret that we must announce the demise of the Blue Ridge Bookfest. A post-event assessment made it clear that the event cannot continue. The reasons are many and varied. Below are just three. – Attendance has not lived up to […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM CHARLES JOSEF: Local Designer Charles Josef Showing at Columbia Fashion Week Saturday June 25,2016 at 300 Senate Street in downtown Columbia, SC Asheville based designer Charles Josef who is known for his bespoke bridal attire will be showing his ” Day to Night ” collection featuring a collection of men’s and women’s […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM HART THEATRE: Running at HART through July 3, an award winning comedy by master playwright Christopher Durang. “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” opened on Broadway in 2013 and starred David Hyde Pierce and Sigourney Weaver. Rave reviews made it one of the season’s most successful plays and when award time […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM UNC ASHEVILLE: Taking Another Look: New Views of the Blue Ridge Parkway, a talk by Anne Mitchell Whisnant, will be presented at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 25, in UNC Asheville’s Reuter Center. Whisnant, adjunct associate professor of history at UNC-Chapel Hill, will discuss the complicated and often contentious process that brought […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM PARKWAY PLAYHOUSE: Parkway Playhouse has announced that Grease, the popular 1950’s-based musical comedy will replace West Side Story in the theatre’s 2016 Season. Grease which is set in 1959, and follows the antics of a group of high-school students as they sort out friendships, romance, and the future- all while being swept […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM OSKAR BLUES BREWERY: Oskar Blues is bringin’ back their Burning CAN Notjusta Beer Festival (like they left something) for its third installment July 15 & 16 to their REEB Ranch at the foot of DuPont State Forest. Over fifty canning craft breweries will be pouring beers for thirsty festival goers but the […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM BLUE RIDGE BOOKS: Saturday, June 25 3:00 pm Meet the Author-Eric S. Brown Brown is a contributor to the recently published anthology, Black Tide Rising, edited by John Ringo and Gary Poole. The book boasts featuring original stories from some of the brightest star in the science fiction universe. Brown is definitely […]