Smart bets: Camp David

When presented with the chance to play at The Orange Peel, Camp David frontman (and sometimes soloist under the same name) Steven Brett recruited two of his favorite local bands — Doc Aquatic and Fashion Bath — to round out the lineup. “I feel this is a great opportunity to show The Orange Peel and venues like it that there are Asheville bands good enough to be showcased on a big stage,” Brett says.  Indeed, when IamAVL captured a live performance by Camp David, the full band’s ultramoody rock filled Echo Mountain Studios from floor to high ceiling with a heavy and hauntingly satisfying dissonance. The Orange Peel hosts the free night of homegrown music, including Camp David’s release of single “The Poison,” on Friday, March 25, at 9 p.m. theorangepeel.net. Photo by Adam Wolesgale

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About Kat McReynolds
Kat studied entrepreneurship and music business at the University of Miami and earned her MBA at Appalachian State University. Follow me @katmAVL

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