Downtown galleries held openings for new exhibits during the bi-monthly art walk on Friday, Aug. 6.
Photos by Jamie Parlier
The band’s new album, One For The Salamanders goes a long way toward reproducing the excitement and energy of a live show.
Penelope J. Stokes’ 13th novel, The Book of Peach is warm and funny, but also delves into some very real and raw issues between mothers and daughters.
Relix shares an exclusive look at Asheville-based Toubab Krewe’s TK2, set to drop on September 7.
Paris-based indie-pop band General Bye Bye embarks on its first U.S. tour (they’ll play Club 828 on Friday, August 20).
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Athens, Georgia-based of Montreal recently played The Orange Peel and their fans dressed for the occasion. Photos by Halima Flynt.
This weekend brings art (Friday is the Downtown Art Walk in Asheville), a great book sale and lots of music. Know of more events that are $5 or less to attend? Please add them in the comments field.
Even with their acoustic instruments (banjo, mandolin, guitars and a standup bass) and distinctly mountain sound, local bluegrass act Sanctum Sully feels right at home opening for jam/funk band Kung Fu Dynamite. Their grass is blue(ish): Asheville’s Sanctum Sully sounds “a little different than Tony Rice.” Photo By Briana Brough Photography "People are a lot […]
So you didn’t get tickets to The Black Keys. They swing through Asheville fairly often, and this fall brings a surprising number of rock shows sure to leave your eardrums begging for mercy. Here’s a sampling, from indie and punk to Southern rock and experimental.
Luke J-Walker, Ivy and Charlotte stroll down Haywood Street.
The local roller derby team goes up against the Texas Hell Marys on Saturday, July 31.
**UPDATE: This event has been postponed until October. Check back for a confirmed date.**
Asheville Vaudeville’s BEST OF Asheville Vaudeville! Variety show and MANNA Food Bank Benefit takes place Friday, Aug. 6 at Club 828.
A Prairie Home Companion brings its A Summer Love Tour to the Brevard Music Center on Saturday, August 14.
This weekend brings art openings, CD releases and reading events. Lots to do, tiny little cover charge.