Xpress A&E reporter Alli Marshall talks to 98.1 The River DJ Ashley Davis about what’s coming up, entertainment-wise.
From ethereal waltzes to anthemic stomps, Nikki Talley’s third album, Beautiful Charmer, aptly covers the spectrum of country sounds. Add polished production, some of the areas best backing musicians and stellar writing, and you’ve got eight well-rounded tracks.
View works like “Untitled” by Aspen Hochhalter (seen here) at the December downtown art walk, tomorrow.
Skew Records and a group of local electronic musicians release Asheville Beat Tape Volume 1. You can download it for free.
The Southern rockers pull out due to illness, leaving a hole in the Warren Haynes Christmas Jam lineup. Xpress wants to know what you think about this year’s remaining Jam roster.
Sweater, stripes, leggings, boots and pink cap on Lexington Ave.
For most people, a year in Paris — art, wine, romance — sounds like a dream. For Anna Oliphant, it's a nightmare. Because Anna (the heroine of debut novel Anna and the French Kiss by local author Stephanie Perkins) is being forced by her image-obsessed, nouveau-riche dad to spend her senior year abroad at the […]
Sometimes it’s hard to know what to get for that special someone with particular tastes. But before you pony up for yet another Amazon gift card or Dog Treat of the Month Club membership (yes, it exists), we’ve rounded up a bunch of locally made and/or sourced gifts geared toward discriminating tastes. The bookworm Booksellers […]
Cozy headwear on Lexington Ave.
Two sweaters are better than one, on Walnut Street.
Handling sales and customers and t-shirts at Minx on Lexington Ave.
The surfer/singer/songwriter came to The Orange Peel last night on tour for his new album, Glow.
Colorful outfits with eye-catching footware on Lexington Ave.
How old were you the first time you heard "Girls Just Want to Have Fun"? Or, better yet, saw the video on MTV — Cyndi Lauper with her asymmetrical, multi-colored hair and party dress leading a conga line of oddballs, misfits and wallflowers? With the release of She's So Unusual and the first notes of […]
Last Saturday, the Symphony performed a dynamic concert including collaborations with NC Stage and the Asheville Symphony Chorus.
The award-winning novelist signs copies of his newest book, My Reading Life, at the Captain’s Bookshelf on Sunday, Nov. 28.
Just in time for the holidays, a sequined jacket. Seen on Lexington Ave.
Winter shorts and all black, outside Cornerstone Minerals on Lexington Ave.
November 20 is one of those days when everything is happening all at once. Lots of good stuff, too, so you’ll probably have to pick and choose. Or ace your time management skills. Offerings include a parade, a rare Stephaniesid (pictured) performance, singer/songwriter E-S Guthrie (formerly of The New Familiars) playing solo and steampunk at the Boiler Room. And more. So much more.
Her aqua Go-Go boots are actually a new reproduction of the vintage style.
The Nova Echo’s Evan Bradford with a friend on Wall Street.