Cover Design Credit: Emily Busey, Isaac Dickson Elementary photograph by Max Cooper

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Emily Busey, Isaac Dickson Elementary photograph by Max Cooper


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    -by Jake Frankel
    In the last six months, dozens of Asheville travelers have visited Cuba, creating growing connections between the local area and the island nation. And on April 22 members of those…
  • Clubland photos

    -by Webmaster
    Underlying urgency: Total War makes melodic indie rock with an inescapable sense of movement, reminiscent of bands like Cursive (thanks to frontman Jeremy Rose's gruff and affective baritone). The local…
  • Bonus fun stuff that’s happening

    -by Webmaster
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    -by Webmaster
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  • Wear it well: Old North, Vintage Moon Modern and Ship to Shore share big apparel news

    -by Alli Marshall
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    -by Webmaster
    Three strong winds: From left, flutist Kate Steinbeck, bassoonist Rosalind Buda and clarinetist Fred Lemmons. — Photo by Frank Zipperer Photography. Spring and All A selection of Pan Harmonia concerts…
  • Smart Bets: HoveyKraft with Lil Panda and Logos

    -by Webmaster
    Local musician Ben Hovey (aka HoveyKraft) is a one-man band in the suavest sense of the word. His "musical adventures fusing EDM with soul, dub, jazz, hip-hop, and world music…
  • Smart Bets: Stephaniesid

    -by Webmaster
    Local pop-noir band stephaniesid makes an exciting promise with the release if its fifth full length: They Won’t Know What To Do With Us. While that claim may be true,…
  • Smart Bets: Rupert Wates

    -by Webmaster
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