Elephant Revival plays New Mountain Amphitheater, Oct. 7

Photo by Lisa Siciliano

“Colorado-based Elephant Revival believes strongly in the interconnectedness of all living things, which has inspired them to take a stand,” says a press release for the band’s new video, “When I Fall.” The imagery is simple — a family walking though a stunning if bleak landscape. But the message meant to “raise awareness and understanding of the current refugee and immigrant crisis happening around the world and in our own country,” is palpable.

The group is currently on tour for new album Petals and will perform at the New Mountain amphitheater on Friday, Oct. 7. Ben Sollee opens the show. 7 p.m. $18 advance/$23 day of show.

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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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