With the relaunch less than two weeks away, Xpress caught up with Haynes about the show’s history, as well as his own musical journey.
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Around Town: Asheville poet reimagines classic fairy tales
A new book from an Asheville author reworks classic fairy tales. Plus, Buncombe County is looking for mural artists, ForestHer promotes story telling and Little Shop of Horrors comes to UNC Asheville.
Around Town: Hominy Creek Greenway marks 10 years with outdoor art exhibition
Hominy Creek Greenway marks 10 years with outdoor art installation. Plus, an Asheville musician recounts wild outlaw country tales in new book, HART presents The Diary of Anne Frank and the Black Mountain Center for the Arts returns to live theater.
Letter: Faith, love, grace and the Christmas Jam
“Warren Haynes’ 30th Christmas Jam was special. There is no doubt that the spirit of Christmas ran through me that night.”
Carolina Beer Guy: The evolution of Christmas Jam Ale
Asheville Brewing Co.’s Doug Riley discusses the history of Christmas Jam’s official beer.
Warren Haynes Christmas Jam marks its 30th anniversary
To commemorate the jam’s 30th anniversary, this year’s festival will be spread across two nights at the U.S. Cellular Center. “This will only be the third time we’ve done that,” says Warren Haynes.
Stage sights: Local concert highlights from December
The roundup includes John Scofield and Jon Cleary, the Warren Haynes Christmas Jam, The Nth Power, dopapod, Jon Stickley and Travis Book
Exploring the daytime programs around the Warren Haynes Christmas Jam
The Christmas Jam is sold out but the Jam by Day and Kevn Kinney Jam are both open to listeners.
Jam by Day complements the Warren Haynes Christmas Jam
Though it’s in many ways an informal affair, the Warren Haynes Christmas Jam has been growing in a deliberate fashion. Thanks both to concertgoer demand and the long line of musicians wishing to be involved in this fundraiser event, the festival — now in its 26th year — expanded to two nights a few years […]
Star-studded Southern rock band Trigger Hippy makes its Asheville debut
Southern rock is alive and well. And to make sure it stays that way, The Black Crowes drummer Steve Gorman, Joan Osborne (best known for her hit song “One of Us”) and Jackie Greene (Weir, Robinson & Greene Acoustic Trio; Phil Lesh & Friends; Jackie Greene Band) joined forces to form Trigger Hippy. The power-packed […]
Warren Haynes Christmas Jam lineup announced
The December 15 event lists headliners Blind Boys of Alabama, Sheryl Crow and String Cheese Incident among others.
More Christmas Jam videos
Jesse Hamm got front and center for Warren Haynes Christmas Jam on Saturday, Dec. 12. Check out the brand-new Warren Haynes Band, the Steve Miller Band and Gregg Allman.
Everything you may or may not have wanted to know about Xmas Jam
Our correspondent Jon Reid takes a minute-by-minute approach, and Jesse Hamm’s got the videos.
The 2010 Warren Haynes Christmas Jam
Click here to check out a photo gallery from the 2010 Christmas Jam!
Photo by Jonathan Welch
Christmas Jam lineup announced
Counting Crows and Ani DiFranco top the just-released roster.