Smart Bets: Hearts Gone South

Hearts Gone South frontwoman Tricia Tripp, is back and she’s brought some fresh faces with her. The Asheville-based honky tonk band is currently composed of JP Parsons on guitar, Scott Thomas on drums, Casey James Saulpaugh on pedal steel and Landon George on bass, and they’re ready to share their second album. Tracked at Echo Mountain Recording by Don Godwin, Nothing Left to Burn was created with help from a Regional Artists Project Grant and a crowdfunding campaign. The group plays a release show on Friday, May 17, at The Grey Eagle, where they’ll be joined by surprise guests. Fellow Asheville-based country act Vaden Landers Band kicks off the night at 9 p.m. $10 advance/$12 day of show. Advance ticket buyers receive a free download code for the new album. Photo by Emily Adderman


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About Edwin Arnaudin
Edwin Arnaudin is a staff writer for Mountain Xpress. He also reviews films for and is a member of the Southeastern Film Critics Association (SEFCA) and North Carolina Film Critics Association (NCFCA). Follow me @EdwinArnaudin

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