The experiemntal rock duo (and Vincent’s Ear alumni) return for two shows: one at The Get Down on Friday in support of Jovontaes, and one at Static Age on Saturday as part of Record Store Day.
The Secret B-Sides release Easy Magic at Asheville Music Hall this Saturday. Xpress will give away a pair of tickets today in the 1 p.m. hour.
According to a press release, the editors at The Asheville Poetry Review have names this year’s recipients of the William Matthews Poetry Prize. “Becky Gould Gibson, from Winston-Salem, NC, was awarded first prize for her poem, ‘Heading Home,’ and will receive $1000, plus publication in the next issue of The Asheville Poetry Review (Vol. 19, […]
Lace top and gathered floral skirt.
The Knoxville-based singer-songwriter returns to the Altamont Theatre this weekend. Xpress will give away a pair of tickets to this show today at 1 p.m.
This jittery video, shot from the audience at Lollapalooza Brazil, captures the band performing new material from a forthcoming album. (You can also see Tyler Ramsey’s new haircut.)
At last count there were five, but with a little bit of planning (and, perhaps, a map), you can hit them all.
Earth Day has been celebrated since 1970, but Asheville's annual Earth Day Festival has some excellent surprises in store.
The print leggings, plaid shorts and bag and burnout t-shirt all manage to go together.
Two short videos from two weekend shows. On Friday Eric Bachmann and Liz Durrett of Crooked Fingers performed at the Grey Eagle; on Saturday Ryan Barrington Cox and Emily Keebler played the Emerald Lounge.
The I Like It Wild benefit, this Wednesday at the Asheville Music Hall, benefits rain forests and puts great local music (Josh Phillips Folk Festival, Moses Atwood and Asheville Horns) on stage. Want to go? Xpress gives away a pair of tickets today at 3:15 p.m.
Long skirts, black t-shirts and red details. Seen on Broadway Street.
Weedeater, ASG and Cough share the back stage on Wednesday, April 18.
The indie-rockers (formerly based in Asheville) return to the Grey Eagle on Sunday, April 22. In advance of that show, Liz and Stuart Baker talk to Xpress about new EP, “When the Internet is Down.” Click through for audio and slideshow.
Submit original artwork to be used as awards for the winner of the workplace challenge. The deadline for proposals is April 18.
Mark your calendars for this nine-piece, brass-powered Balkan collective. They play The Lab on Tuesday, April 24.
He made his own leather vest and hat, and overdyed the coat.
Black and red and headphones, seen on College Street.
Crowell is the granddaughter of country great, Johnny Cash. She plays Jack of the Wood on Friday, April 13. Photo from Cleft Music.
The Asheville Downtown Association (celebrating its 25th anniversary) just announced the lineup for the 2012 Downtown After Five Series (held the third Friday of each month, May through September, on Lexington Avenue).
Asheville Earth Day and Xpress have teamed up on a photo contest leading up to this year’s Saturday, April 21 Lexington Avenue festival. This week’s winning photo is “Two Squirrels” by Amelia Page.