The indie-rock trio may not have been with winning act, but their Wednesday, June 23 performance is worth revisiting.
Yes, the whole week kind of funnels toward the 4th of July, with its sparklers and hot dogs and patriotic brass bands. But there’s also plenty to do before hand. Art openings, a local social and free music top this Weekend on a Shoestring top 10 list. Know of more $5 and under events? Add them below.
Photo by Halima Flynt.
A little history for ya: Though America's autonomy from Britain was declared on July 4, 1776, Independence Day wasn't an official holiday until 1870. But government-sanctioned or not, celebrations of the signing of the Declaration of Independence (which most delegates actually signed on August 2, 1776, according to The Declaration of Independence: A Study in […]
Photo by Halima Flynt.
The internationally acclaimed singer/singwriter and long-time Montreat resident returns to WNC after a hiatus in (among other places) southern India. He’ll play a concert at The White Horse. And — get this — he’s shaved his head.
Local author of paranormal fiction, Susan Blexrud, writes about sexy, contemporary vampires in her latest novel, Love Fang.
Morgan Geer, formerly of Asheville and known for playing in The Merle and The Unholy Trio, currently lives in Portland. He’ll make the trip back east next month, playing a series of WNC shows throughout July.
This actually happens in Asheville’s Pritchard Park every Tuesday afternoon during the warm months.
In advance of the July 16 fashion show at The Orange Peel, PUSH interviews a local boutique owner, an apparel designer and a jeweler.
Five graffiti artists paint the inside of Ananda this Saturday; the public is invited to watch.
He bleached his own jeans:
The Death Vine by this new-to-Asheville trio is both wildly experimental and pleasantly pretty.
A top-10 round up of budget-friendly performance around WNC this weekend.
"Staycation" sounded smart and savvy and almost fun when we were all faced with economic demise. Not to belittle that terrifying year: A vacation seemed like crazy-talk when banks were collapsing. But now that the dust is settling and the tourist droves are, once again, returning to Asheville's streets, it's hard not to be in […]
"We were originally planning to move to New York, but after spending some time there, we realized we'd be like a needle in a stack of needles," says Stuart Baker. So he moved his group — The Baker Family Band — to Austin, Texas. In the moment: Stuart Baker makes records to represent "our current […]
In advance of the July 16 fashion show at The Orange Peel, PUSH interviews Union owners Tiffany and Orlando Hernandez.
Her sandals, her bracelets and her dress: fun!