VOLUMINOUS: Goldie & The Screamers started playing mostly covers. But as the band began to put its own spin on soul music, original songwriting became the musicians' focus. Photo by Josh Rhinehart

Asheville’­s Goldie & The Screamers fashion soul music from disparate influences

“We were going to make Goldie its own entity,” says CaroMia Tiller, lead singer and keyboard player for local indie-soul act Goldie & The Screamers. “It didn’t work out that way. We’re all Goldie, and we’re all the Screamers.” And, adds bassist Chandler Brewer, “It was the least vulgar band name that we came up […]