This week’s cover story centers on the DIY local record scene—that is, the people around Asheville still releasing music on vinyl. Along with the sound and feel of records, lots of vinyl enthusiasts appreciate the larger covers and the creative freedom they offer. Need cover art? Get help from the Hand-cranked Letterpress, shown in this video courtesy of Ami Worthen at www.ukulelerockstar.com.
On the news front, looking for a complete report on Asheville City Council’s latest actions; an update on urban chickens; the latest on plans for the Interstate 26 Connector; and the proposed plan for cleaning up the CTS site.