Xpress playlist: DIG Fest mix

Empires Strikes Brass, who play DIG Fest on Friday, at The Orange Peel, at 10:15 p.m. Photo by Frank Zipperer

In celebration of this weekend’s DIG Festival (read the Xpress story here) — at eight venues throughout downtown Asheville, Friday and Saturday, Aug. 22 and 23 — This week’s playlist gets an early release. And the songs are culled from six of the more than 40 bands performing at DIG.

• “Master Plan” by Doc Aquatic, who performs on Saturday at Asheville Music Hall, 10 p.m.
• “Excuse Me” by The Mobros — they’ll be at Wicked Weed Brewing tonight (Friday), 9:30 p.m.
• “Trouble” by Red Honey, who takes the stage at One Stop on Saturday, 10:45 p.m.
• “Something in the Water” by Leigh Glass — she’ll play 5 Walnut on Saturday, 10:15 p.m.
• “Cold in March” by Warm the Bell, who performs at The Social Lounge tonight, 9:15 p.m.
• “Belomorkanal” by Sirius.B — they’ll put in an appearance at The Orange Peel tonight, 9:15 p.m.

Full festival schedule here.

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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