Want more music? Pritchard Park Songwriter Series and RiverMusic announce their lineups

AU NATURAL: Brie Capone performs as part of last year's Pritchard Park Songwriter Series. Photo by Kat McReynolds

Head to the heart of downtown Asheville for the Pritchard Park Songwriter Series. Local artists perform stripped-down sets on Thursdays, June 7-Aug. 9, 5-7 p.m.

• June 7 — Jack Victor and Zack Kardon
• June 14 — Carly Taich
• June 21 — April B. & The Cool
• June 28 — Stevie Lee Combs
• July 5 — Santos Soul Music
• July 12 — Maddie Shuler
• July 19 — Christy Lynn Band
• July 26 — Indigo De Souza

Find more information about these free concerts and other Asheville Downtown Association events in Pritchard Park, such as Hoop Jam, LEAF Community Arts programming and the drum circle at avl.mx/4z3.

RiverLink’s annual summer concert series, RiverMusic, offers live bands in an outdoor setting one Friday per month in June, July and September, 5-9:30 p.m. This year’s shows — all free — are held at New Belgium Brewing, 21 Craven St.

• June 8 — Tony Furtado with The Saylor Brothers and Elonzo Wesley
• July 6 — The Mattson 2 with Super Doppler and Honey Island Swamp Band
• Sept. 7 — The Jayhawks with Cris Jacobs Band and Dave Desmelik

Learn more about these concerts and RiverLink’s annual RiverFest, scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 18, noon-8 p.m., at riverlink.org.

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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