Crushed Out returns to Asheville for a show at Tiger Mountain

Photo courtesy of the band

It hasn’t been that long since Crushed Out was last in Asheville. The surf/blues/rock duo — guitarist Franklin Hoier and percussionist Moselle Spiller — not only live out of their van but also run an independent record label from the road, as Xpress reported in December. “We’re a true mom-and-pop outfit,” says Hoier. “We do everything ourselves. We’re in our own little world, so anytime anyone reaches out, it means so much.” Crushed Out’s most recent album is Teeth; the band’s current tour has taken them from Portland, Me. to Denver, Co. and from Toronto to Omaha, Ne. They wrap in North Carolina with a show at Tiger Mountain on Friday, May 29. 9 p.m. show time; Pleasure Chest also performs.

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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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