Tim McWilliams is part of local country trio Redleg Husky, but he’s also branching out and doing solo shows on occasion.
The work, filmed between Harold’s Cross and airports in Dublin, New York, Charlotte, and finally at Fornoff’s child hood home in Asheville, North Carolina, contrasts the excitement of going home with the mixed melancholy of returning.
Acoustic Asheville has featured holiday themed sessions for the last month. This is the final installment.
Renegade reindeer, a wintery romp and a rocking tune put a new spin on the holiday soundtrack.
Accompanied by Eric Congdon on guitar and Jamie Leigh Bennett of cello and flute, Griffin gave a recent performance featuring four songs from her EP “And the Lights Will Shine.”
The dreamy, softly glitchy song “Late Bloomer,” by local musician Jared Hooker — aka Tin Foil Hat — is well paired with a lush and surreal stop-motion film.
The intention behind the song is to celebrate families: It’s a time to come together and set our differences aside during this special time of year.
The group performs an original Christmas song aimed at those going through any kind of loss, loneliness or heartbreak during the holiday season.
In the surreal and sometimes disturbing video, Lichtenberger “does battle with a dog that morphs into a human, himself on the basketball court and tax documents,” the musician explains.
Messick is launching his new record, Hammered Dulcimer Christmas: Volume II, with two shows — Fridays, Nov. 30 and Dec. 7, both at 8 p.m. — at White Horse Black Mountain.
The band is currently on tour to support its new record, Sun Machine, and recently made a stop at The Grey Eagle.
There will be an album release party for Walsh’s new album, ‘The Midnight Strain,’ at French Broad Brewery on Thursday, Nov. 15.
FTO performs at Timo’s House, 5 Biltmore Ave., on Friday, Nov. 16, at 9 p.m.
Included in the set of songs were two that can be found on the new EP and a cover of a Don Henley classic.
With its latest release, The Waves, The Wake, the band put down the acoustic guitar and embraced a wide array of instruments including various woodwinds, the harp, the lute and a pipe organ.
Taylor has a Transplant Thanksgiving show coming up at Hopey Co. on Wednesday, Nov. 21.
He recently assembled an all-star cast for a special performance at The Grey Eagle,
The band is currently trying to raise money, through a GoFundMe campaign, for a debut EP.
The video drops just before the duo’s EP release show at The Mothlight on Friday, Oct. 5, with with Effigy, Sk the Novelist, Kingdom Kome and Musashi Xero.
The group’s show is the local festival is its last Asheville-area concert before heading to Europe on tour.
Episodes include topics such as racism, police misconduct, suicide, rape culture and toxic masculinity. “All the conversations are tough — it won’t be celebrity gossip,” Weighs says.