Press release Pink Floyd tribute The Machine performs at The Orange Peel on Jan. 9 THE MACHINE will perform at The Orange Peel on Thursday, January 9th. Doors open at 8:00 P.M. Showtime is 9:00 P.M. This is an 18 + show. Tickets are $16.00 in advance and $18.00 day of show. For more information: […]
Press release For You My Door Is Always Open: A Visit with Golda Meir EVENT: For You My Door Is Always Open: A Visit with Golda Meir Sunday, January 19, 2014 at noon Light Brunch at noon; performance at 1pm Congregation Beth Israel, 229 Murdock Avenue, Asheville, NC 28804 Tickets: There is no cost for […]
Press release FMC Scholarship winners to perform at Isothermal Community College Two Foothills Music Club, Inc. scholarship winners will take the stage at FMC’s upcoming January 9 concert at Isothermal (Polk Campus). Both women are high school seniors. Kate Riedy, soprano, will perform “O mio babbino caro” by Puccini and “Far From the Home I […]
The Montford Park Players perform G.B. Shaw’s “Dark Lady of the Sonnets” and Vincent Dowling’s “The Upstart Crow” at the Masonic Temple. Friday and Saturday, Jan. 10 and 11.
Although husband-and-wife duo Daniel and Lauren Goans, aka Lowland Hum, is based in North Carolina, the couple have spent much of the last two years logging miles up and down the Eastern Seaboard. “For the most part, we have gone where people reach out to us,” says Daniel. The Goanses love touring, and recent national […]
Press release Dance in Stereo – A New Year’s Eve Dance Party! Join us on New Years Eve for Dance in Stereo! The party begins at 9pm and proceeds from the $5 cover fund our $1400 licensing fees for 2014. At Desoto Lounge: DJ Nina Rajagopalan of Sonic Latitude, Ethan “Lovebird Jewels” of Smoke Signals, […]
Press release New Year’s Eve with Kat Williams at The Altamont Theatre Ring in the New Year with Kat Williams Come Join Kat for for a Prime Rib dinner and special New Years Eve show! Food catered by the Green Room Bistro and Bar. The menu includes Prime Rib and Smoked Salmon. The Package includes […]
Press release New Year’s Eve at Avenue M Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Avenue M 5-8PM serving our regular dinner menu and specials Starting at 9PM – the table is yours for the evening serving our regular menu and specials Dance Party Champagne Toast Party Hats and More… Reservations strongly suggested CALL 350-8181
Press release Blue Hawaii Bash for Elvis’s birthday at Ben’s Tune-Up, Jan. 8 Ben’s Tune-Up to Celebrate The King with a Blue Hawaii Birthday Bash Join us for the wildest Elvis Presley birthday extravaganza east of Memphis on January 8th beginning at 8pm. Our Blue Hawaii Birthday Bash will celebrate The King with ‘Elvis Only’ […]
We take in a lot of music here at Xpress. Happily, there’s a lot of great music to be found in and around Asheville. Less happily, there aren’t enough hours in the day to review every CD, EP, 7-inch and MP3 collection that finds its way to our desks and our inboxes — but we’ve […]
Will you kick off 2014 in your PJs (no judgments, we promise), on the dance floor, or at an intention-setting ceremony? Will the coming year be more about soul? Or perhaps it’s your time to rock ’n’ roll. Whatever your preference, Xpress here rounds up some top options to launch your next circuit around the calendar.
Press release Gaslight Street performs at One Stop on Jan. 1 Gaslight Street is a rock, blues, soul band based in Charleston, SC. They released a new album, “Heavy Wind,” and are performing at One Stop on January 1st at 8p.m. “Gaslight Street has crafted a signature sound that is equal parts honey and moonshine, […]
In advance of his Friday, Dec. 27, show at The Grey Eagle, Morgan Geer of Drunken Prayer talks about parenthood, lo-fi recording and New Year’s resolutions. Click through for the video interview and exclusive performance.
Semi-local alt-rock outfit Treadmill Trackstar released its latest album earlier this year. The concept project pairs a song collection with a text script. Both can be downloaded for free.
There are a number of business maxims — dress for success, learn more from your failures than from your successes, reinvent yourself every day — that could be applied to a winning New Year’s Eve. But none is more apt than that old British chestnut, start as you mean to go on. Because, let’s face […]
Press release Pura Fé and Dark Water Rising perform at White Horse on Dec. 28 Some of the most profound new music being made connects old traditions to today’s world, and traditions to each other. Pura Fé and Dark Water Rising are two exemplars for the creative linkage of Native American traditions to other roots […]
Press release January programs at Youth OUTright Youth OUTright, WNC, Inc., swings into the New Year with a full complement of January programming. Programs are held every Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in downtown Asheville. Plus, YO’s monthly expressive arts program is happening WEEKLY on Thursdays […]
Press release Shakori Hills purchases its festival site When the 12th Annual Spring Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music and Dance opens its doors – actually, its tents and stages – in April, 2014, there will be one thing missing,”says Carol Peppe Hewitt, long-time festival volunteer and Director of Slow Money NC. “The worry of […]
Asheville High juniors Brennan Reichmann and Van Arthur launched the Instagram hashtag #828isgreat. When they reach 1,000 followers, they’ll turn the photo collection into an apparel business.
Press release Kat Williams’ New Year’s Eve show and dinner at The Altamont Ring in the New Year with Kat Williams! Tuesday December 31st, Tickets $75 Come Join Kat for for a Prime Rib dinner and special New Years Eve show! Food catered by the Green Room Bistro and Bar. The menu includes Prime Rib […]
Press release Donna the Buffalo returns to The Orange Peel on Jan. 18 More energized and focused than ever before in their near 25-year career, roots-music troubadours Donna the Buffalo will debuted their first studio album in five years, Tonight, Tomorrow and Yesterday, on June 18 via Sugar Hill Records. The follow up to 2008’s […]