AIN'T HARD TO UNDERSTAND: Though it's difficult to describe the music of Natural Born Leaders, the appeal of the group's music is  straightforward. One of three Asheville-based acts releasing new music this month, the five-man band celebrates the debut of its 'About Time' EP with a May 5 show at Asheville Music Hall.

Three Asheville-based acts release new music

Soulful prog-hop group Natural Born Leaders mark the release of their debut EP About Time with a Saturday, May 5, show at Asheville Music Hall. Folk singer-songwriter Chuck Brodsky debuts his 10th album, Them and Us, at The Grey Eagle on Sunday, May 6. And singer-songwriter Brie Capone commemorates the release of her second EP, If I Let You In, with a May 5 performance at Isis Music Hall.