Peter Karp is first and foremost a rock/blues/Americana musician, but he’s got a story to tell, as well. His songs are infused with a genuine candor and realness to go along with the occasional dash of humor.
The Austin, Tex.-based musician was was born and raised in Asheville and has played stages big and small all over the region.
With his first solo EP now out, Isaiah Breedlove is hoping to make a splash on the local music scene. The four song EP is called All Around Your Sleepy Head and is available now on Bandcamp.
The duo gave a powerhouse performance of their original song “Through the Windmill” before a tour stop at Isis Music Hall.
Eleanor Underhill and Friends can be found at Highland Brewing on Friday, March 30, at 7 p.m. and at The Purple Onion in Saluda on Saturday, March 31, at 8 p.m.
Phan has a performance planned at Franny’s Farm in Leicester for Pickin’ for Progress on Saturday, March 31.
Chuck Lichtenberger is about to launch his solo record ‘This Is What Happens When…’ with a special show at The Mothlight on Sunday, April 8.
There’s a good chance you’ve seen brothers Lo and Rev Wray on the local scene over the last few years. The duo also comprose the bands Old North State and Carolina Wray, and they’re taking their music in a new direction with BROTHRS.
Geer is currently running a Kickstarter campaign to help fund a new Drunken Prayer album, Cordelia, Elsewhere.
The musician may be better known for his punk sound, but he’s shifted gears with the recent release of ‘Youth Eternal.’
The native Australian recently stopped by Isis Music Hall in support of his 2017 album “Fault Lines.”
The group plays an album release show at Isis Music Hall on Friday, Feb. 2, at 9 p.m., featuring David Mayfield.
Currently a resident of Nashville, Miller is hoping to lay down some roots in Asheville and become more of a regular on the local scene.
The band spent some time at Echo Mountain in October with producer Eric “Mixerman” Sarafin and will be releasing ‘Color’ on Thursday, Feb. 2.
Christie Lenée got her first guitar at the age of 12 and has not looked back.
Catch the band at Sierra Nevada on Saturday, Jan. 6, at 6 p.m. The Moon and You is also opening for Bombadil at The Mothlight on Friday, Feb. 9. at 9 p.m.
The Secret B-Sides frontman will play a birthday bash at One World Brewing on Thursday, Jan. 4.
Benyaro may not be from Western North Carolina, but it has definite local ties, having recorded its latest album at Echo Mountain earlier this year.
The band recently made a tour stop at Asheville Music Hall to promote the release of its third record.
With an uncommon arrangement of piano, violin and drums, they create a sound so full that it’s hard not to get immersed in it.
Ghost of Paul Revere was in Asheville on a recent tour stop at Isis Music Hall and took time out to give an exclusive, three song performance for Xpress and Acoustic Asheville. Included in the set is the new, unreleased song “As We Know.”