When it comes to hair, Asheville is “anything goes,” says Jami Redlinger, Best of WNC Hall of Famer for Hairstylist and co-owner of The Middy. But beneath that diversity, she explains, is a unifying theme: self-expression. “I feel like there’s a lot of really creative people here, so people want to get really creative with their hair, too.”
The second annual Hopscotch Music Festival turned Raleigh into what was basically an indie rock fan’s wet dream. The weekend was a 24-hour smorgasbord of casual day parties, official venue shows and all-night after parties.