Smart Bets: Scott H. Biram

It's not every day that a performer spikes his show with a yodel or two. But a quick glance at the bio of self-proclaimed "Dirty Old One Man Band" hillbilly/blues/country/punk artist Scott H. Biram reveals he’s no run-of-the-mill troubadour. He released his first album in 2000. But it was his '03 recording, Rehabilitation Blues EP. — made while he was bedridden following a head-on collision with a tractor-trailer — that cemented his staying power. He returns to the Grey Eagle on Thursday, Jan. 31, with Black Eyed Vermillion and Whiskeydick. 9pm. $10/$12.

About Alli Marshall
Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

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