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Event Date: 01/09/2016 - 04/17/2016   Event Time: All Day

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This exhibit focuses on capturing the essence of botanical specimens using water based inks and an etching press to add each layer of the monoprint until it is rich with hidden details and impressions of nature. The exhibit will be on display at The North Carolina Arboretum on the second floor gallery inside the Education Center.

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100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way , Asheville, NC 28816
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Event Date: 01/12/2016 - 02/16/2016   Event Time: All Day

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From the beginning of time there has been a portrait of your life…a work of art created by the Master Artist, full of purpose, bold strokes, intense color and intricate detail (Ephesians 2:20). The portrait of a disciple is created when we put down our brush and take up our cross, giving over all artistic license daily to the Master Artist until our portrait is completed. It takes the faith of a mustard seed and the eye of the Master to fully appreciate His work. Join Kendra Graham at The Cove and see how God is at work transforming your image into the image of Jesus.

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1 Porters Cove Road , Asheville, NC 28805
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Event Date: 01/22/2016 - 05/22/2016   Event Time: All Day

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This exhibition showcases the work of 11 artists who integrate video into their studio practice. Some artists use cameras to document their work being used (or abused). Others use video to document a process that is perhaps more important to them than finished, fired objects. All of these pieces have a life of their own on the Internet, where they can be shared in ways that physical objects cannot. Featured artists include: Sam Brennan, Forrest Sincoff Gard, Ben Harle, Jo Kamm, Roberto Lugo, Jeffrey Miller and Thomas Schmidt, Cheyenne Rudolph, Jason Lee Starin, Eva Vogelsang and Man Yau.

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67 Broadway St. , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/07/2016 - 02/08/2016   Event Time: 9:00 PM - 4:30 PM

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http://www.westbrooktech.com The Omni Grove Park Inn celebrating its centennial,December 8-10, 2013. Donating non-perishable items to the Manna Foodbank of Asheville throughout the conference through Tuesday's luncheon.

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One Holiday Inn Dr. , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 02/07/2016 - 02/08/2016   Event Time: 10:00 PM - 3:00 AM

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Sundays *Weekly Event* Event: DJ Dance Party with Drag Show Time: 10pm-3am Cover: FREE except for special events or holidays (ages 18+ event) Info: Enjoy great drink specials, dancing, free pool, outside fire pit, and so much more!!! On Thursdays and Sundays the scandalous fun is held in the BOILER ROOM (except for holidays and special events), which is located on the lower floor of the GROVE HOUSE. Drag Show: Every Sunday we present a "themed" show @ 12:30am. The showtime is typically 30-40 minutes.

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11 Grove Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/08/2016   Event Time: 6:30 PM

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A jam every Monday starting at 630pm hosted by Mitch McConell of the John Hardy Party. Bring your instruments or sit back and listen.

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1042 Haywood Rd , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 02/08/2016   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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Entertainng show about "Granny D" who said "You're never too old to raise a little hell!" At age 90 she walked across the country campaigning for election reform. Barbara Bates Smith and Jeff Sebins, musician, will perform this great show for us. There will be a lively interactive discussion with the audience at the end so bring your good questions!http://www.barbarabatessmith.com/go-granny-dSign up here. https://secure.berniesanders.com/page/event/detail/4rg57

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38 N. French Broad , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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There is something within each one of us that believes love can make a difference in our lives. So, we search and we ask: What does “Love that Makes a Difference” look like and feel like? God answers our question in 1 Corinthians 13. “Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.”

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1 Porters Cove Road, 828-298-2092 , Asheville, NC 28805
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 10:00 AM

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This is the perfect workshop for anyone who wants to develop a basic understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). This workshop explores the four core areas affected by ASD: communication, social interaction, sensory issues, and how an individual may think and learn. Basic strategies for interacting with individuals with ASD are discussed.   Workshop objectives: To build a better understanding of what ASD is To explore some of the possible reasons an individual with ASD may react differently To develop a broader understanding of why and how information may need to be presented in a more structured way To review some basic strategies that can be implemented that day     For more information, contact Juliette Heim at jheim@autismsociety-nc.org.

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306 Summit St. , Asheville, NC 28803
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 11:00 AM

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EVENT: Tango Dance Lessons & Practilonga with Karen Jaffe TIME: 7pm-10:30pm COVER: $7 class only / $5 practilonga only / or $10 entire night ($5 discount for students with current ID) / This is an all age event INFO: This is a weekly lesson and dance night for Tango Gypsies / An 8-week series of lessons for all level dancers / Drop-ins and newcomers are always welcome for any of the classes / No partner needed / For more information visit www.tangogypsies.com or contact Karen Jaffe at kjsummit@hotmail.com

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11 Grove Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 5:30 PM

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Join us on Fat Tuesday for Paint the Town Red! Watch local celebrities as they compete to raise money for the 13th Annual Heroes for the American Red Cross Campaign! Your ticket entitles you to a "bite and sip" at  Scully's, The Social Lounge, Sovereign Remedies, Storm and The Twisted Laurel. The wrap-up party will follow at 8:00 at Pack's Tavern with a DJ, raffle prizes and more!

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185 South French Broad Ave. , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Laissez les bons temps rouler! Join the definitive Mardi Gras celebration at Lex 18 presenting an extraordinary bayou dinner concert featuring a musical tribute of the legendary Dr. John and other New Orleans greats. Guests will be treated to a candlelit setting with Mardi Gras masks and beads. This is a costumed affair in keeping with the fun and flamboyant celebration. We are offering two shows with limited seating of 30 guests to make room for the five piece band. Show times are 6pm and 8:30pm. TICKETS INCLUDE: 3-course Bayou Dinner (menu below) Hour and half Concert Mardi Gras Mask & Beads $42 per person (sales tax & gratuity not included) PRESENTING THE BAND Lenny Pettinelli~piano & vocals Sean Mason~drums Preston Cate~guitar JP Furnas~bass & trombone Michael John~trumpet MENU FIRST COURSE Starter salad of arugula, corn fried oysters and chow chow SECOND COURSE Crawfish Etouffee served over rice or Vegetarian Eggplant Etouffee served over rice THIRD COURSE Moonshine bread pudding with bourbon crème anglaise ABOUT THE LEGENDARY DR. JOHN Content from Wikipedia "Malcolm John "Mac" Rebennack (born November 21, 1940), better known by the stage name Dr. John (also Dr. John Creaux, or Dr. John the Night Tripper), is an American singer, songwriter, pianist and guitarist, whose music combines blues, pop, jazz as well as zydeco, boogie woogie and rock and roll.[;1]; Active as a session musician since the late 1950s, he gained a cult following in the late 1960s following the release of his album Gris-Gris and his appearance at the Bath Festival of Blues and Progressive Music. He performed a wildly theatrical stage show inspired by medicine shows, Mardi Gras costumes and voodoo ceremonies. Rebennack has recorded over 20 albums and in 1973 scored a top-20 hit with the jaunty funk-flavored "Right Place Wrong Time", still his best-known song. The winner of six Grammy Awards, Rebennack was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by singer John Legend on March 14, 2011.[;2]; In May 2013, Rebennack was the recipient of an honorary doctorate of fine arts from Tulane University. He was jokingly referred to by Tulane's president, Scott Cowen, as "Dr. Dr. John"." DRESS Adding to the experience is the "dressing-up" for MARDI GRAS. This is a costumed affair and you are only limited by your imagination. We will provide masks and beads to provide the finishing touches!

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18 North Lexington Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM

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EVENT: Swing Lessons & Dance by Swing Asheville TIME: 6:30pm-11pm COVER: $12 each lesson ($2 discount for Swing Asheville members) / $5 dance only / $3 up charge if taking lessons and staying for the dance / This is an all age event INFO: This is a weekly lesson and dance night for Swing Asheville / A new 4-week series of lessons begin on the first Tuesday of each month / No partner needed / For more information visit www.swingasheville.com

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11 Grove Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 6:00 PM

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Our staff is dedicated to educating and inspiring every person on their journey to wellness. We would like to invite you and your family to a FREE Heal, Revive and Thrive Workshop! During this 1 hour class you will discover the #1 Secret to your health and wellness! Through the latest medical and holistic research, you will learn how a Healthy Nervous System eliminates or reduces chronic pain, illnesses, disease and maximizes your mental and physical performance. We will target the 3 main interferences to health, and show you the simplest, most natural path to living your highest quality of life.  At the conclusion of the workshop, you and your family will be invited to have complementary exams, X-Rays and a Doctor's analysis.  These workshops are offered every Monday morning at 11am and Tuesday evening at 6pm. Please call the office in advance to reserve your space and arrive 15 minutes prior to the start time. Adults only please. Children are welcome to any following visits.  Feel free to read through our Google reviews, and check out our website and Facebook page.

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959 Merrimon Ave , Asheville, NC 28804
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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From the beginning of time there has been a portrait of your life…a work of art created by the Master Artist, full of purpose, bold strokes, intense color and intricate detail (Ephesians 2:20). The portrait of a disciple is created when we put down our brush and take up our cross, giving over all artistic license daily to the Master Artist until our portrait is completed. It takes the faith of a mustard seed and the eye of the Master to fully appreciate His work. Join Kendra Graham at The Cove and see how God is at work transforming your image into the image of Jesus.

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1 Porters Cove Road , Asheville, NC 28805
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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Come be entertained by Asheville’s infamous Kipper Schauer as he hosts Asheville’s most popular Trivia Night! Its Free, the drinks are strong, and the food is tasty!

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747 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 7:30 PM

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FREE 5PM Door :: 7:30 Host Band :: Jack Devereux and Friends 9:30PM Sessions Every Tuesday evening Isis presents our Tuesday Bluegrass Sessions. The sessions are hosted each week by a local bluegrass musician with friends or a band. Following the host band, Bluegrass musicians from the Asheville area gather on stage to jam in an open session. Occasionally, we feature a touring band that will perform prior to the open session and help co-host the jam. It's always a great evening of music and community.

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743 Haywood Rd , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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7pm doors. ALL AGES. Standing room only.

http://www.jameshuntermusic.com/

James Hunter was born October 2, 1962 into a working–class family in Colchester, Essex. “It wasn’t quite like growing up with the blues in Alabama, but in my part of England, anywhere south of Watford would be considered Alabama,” he notes. “In the States, you’ve got the Mason– Dixon Line and in England, we’ve got the Watford Gap.” Among James’ earliest musical influences was a collection of 78 r.p.m. records of Fifties rock ‘n’ roll and rhythm & blues given to him by his grandmother; and his older brother Perry Hunstman (James’ real surname), “the one responsible for me learning how to play a G chord.” (Perry later became an accomplished acoustic guitarist; he performs regularly on the Midlands folk club circuit, playing in a traditional fingerpicking style.)

James’ passion for the music of the Fifties and Sixties never waned as he toiled for seven years as a signal locking fitter in Colchester, tending to a Victorian–era safety feature found in signal boxes.

In the early Nineties, Van Morrison caught James’ act at a gig in Wales and subsequently hired him as a backup singer for several years of touring and recording. James appeared on Morrison’s live album, A Night in San Francisco (1994), and on the studio set, Days Like This (1995). About Hunter, Morrison said, “He’s one of the best voices and best kept secrets in British R&B and soul.”

But by 2003, James Hunter was 41 years old and without a record deal or a gig. His dreams of a career in music were fading. “I went through a particularly skint time,” he later told an interviewer. “I was forced to do laboring jobs through an agency. It was terrible. I discovered that busking was better. The hours were more sociable; the pay was better, and the crack addicts were far better company!”

Through a chance encounter with an American vacationing in London, busking later led to management and a record deal, and in 2006, GO Records/Rounder released People Gonna Talk, the first James Hunter album ever issued in the US. With its affectionate echoes of Sam Cooke and Jackie Wilson, the disc became an airplay staple on some of the nation’s most influential radio stations. The Los Angeles Times praised James Hunter’s “extraordinary soul voice”; Rolling Stone called his album “a treat not to miss.” By the year’s end, People Gonna Talk was among the Top Ten “Best Albums of 2006” as cited by Mojo, USA Today and the WFUV listeners’ poll, to name a few. It was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album and James himself was nominated as Best New/Emerging Artist in the annual Americana Music Awards.

Hunter’s next album, The Hard Way (GO Records/Hear Music) earned even better accolades, with Rolling Stone calling it “unbelievably awesome” and the New York Times praising Hunter’s “tight, slithery groove” and “sweet growl.” The album featured a guest appearance by avowed Hunter fan Allen Toussaint, and like its predecessor reached #1 on the Billboard Blues Chart. Hunter toured extensively behind it, both as a headliner and supporting the likes of Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Willie Nelson, Van Morrison, Chris Isaak, Boz Scaggs and others.

With his last two albums, 2006’s Grammy-nominated People Gonna Talk and 2008’s The Hard Way, James Hunter delivered a classic yet perpetually modern brand of rhythm and blues that captivated listeners across generations and earned him two Billboard Blues #1’s, tours with Aretha Franklin, Van Morrison, Etta James, and Willie Nelson, performances on Leno, Letterman, and Conan, and critical raves everywhere from the NY Times to USA Today.

Minute By Minute, due out February 26, 2013 on GO Records/Fantasy, marks a pivotal movement in this unique artist’s career—not only because it arguably contains his best writing, singing, and playing to date, but because it signals James’ return to the studio following the loss of his wife Jacqueline, who died of cancer in October 2011.

It’s also the first album credited to The James Hunter Six. James made this change in recognition of the collective talent and unstinting loyalty shown by his longtime cohorts Lee Badau (baritone saxophone), Damian Hand (tenor saxophone), Kyle Koehler (organ), Jonathan Lee (drums), and Jason Wilson (double bass). The Six have hung together through multiple albums and more than two decades of international touring, from small clubs to the Hollywood Bowl – developing a cohesion and intuitive knack for creating precisely the right arrangement and feel for James’ original songs.

And Minute By Minute is the first James Hunter album to be recorded in the US, and the first to be produced by Gabriel Roth, aka Bosco Mann Productions. Roth is co- founder of Daptone Records, America’s premier soul revival imprint. He earned a Grammy for his expert engineering on Amy Winehouse’s best–selling album Back to Black, and has also produced and/or engineered recordings by Lee Fields, Charles Bradley, Sharon Jones & the Dap–Kings, the Budos Band, and Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens, among others.

“It really does have a leaner and punchier sound than our previous albums,” Hunter says of Roth’s deft, unobtrusive touch on Minute by Minute, punctuating his remarks with characteristic raspy laughter. “I take the credit it for that, because I followed Gabe’s suggestions. I thought that was very intelligent of me!

“Without pouring any fancy ketchup on it, Gabe got this sound that we always thought we should have had.”

7pm doors, 8pm show. ALL AGES. Standing room only. $17 ADV, $20 day of show.

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185 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM

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Laissez les bons temps rouler! Join the definitive Mardi Gras celebration at Lex 18 presenting an extraordinary bayou dinner concert featuring a musical tribute of the legendary Dr. John and other New Orleans greats. Guests will be treated to a candlelit setting with Mardi Gras masks and beads. This is a costumed affair in keeping with the fun and flamboyant celebration. We are offering two shows with limited seating of 30 guests to make room for the five piece band. Show times are 6pm and 8:30pm. TICKETS INCLUDE: 3-course Bayou Dinner (menu below) Hour and half Concert Mardi Gras Mask & Beads $42 per person (sales tax & gratuity not included) PRESENTING THE BAND Lenny Pettinelli~piano & vocals Sean Mason~drums Preston Cate~guitar JP Furnas~bass & trombone Michael John~trumpet MENU FIRST COURSE Starter salad of arugula, corn fried oysters and chow chow SECOND COURSE Crawfish Etouffee served over rice or Vegetarian Eggplant Etouffee served over rice THIRD COURSE Moonshine bread pudding with bourbon crème anglaise ABOUT THE LEGENDARY DR. JOHN Content from Wikipedia "Malcolm John "Mac" Rebennack (born November 21, 1940), better known by the stage name Dr. John (also Dr. John Creaux, or Dr. John the Night Tripper), is an American singer, songwriter, pianist and guitarist, whose music combines blues, pop, jazz as well as zydeco, boogie woogie and rock and roll.[;1]; Active as a session musician since the late 1950s, he gained a cult following in the late 1960s following the release of his album Gris-Gris and his appearance at the Bath Festival of Blues and Progressive Music. He performed a wildly theatrical stage show inspired by medicine shows, Mardi Gras costumes and voodoo ceremonies. Rebennack has recorded over 20 albums and in 1973 scored a top-20 hit with the jaunty funk-flavored "Right Place Wrong Time", still his best-known song. The winner of six Grammy Awards, Rebennack was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by singer John Legend on March 14, 2011.[;2]; In May 2013, Rebennack was the recipient of an honorary doctorate of fine arts from Tulane University. He was jokingly referred to by Tulane's president, Scott Cowen, as "Dr. Dr. John"." DRESS Adding to the experience is the "dressing-up" for MARDI GRAS. This is a costumed affair and you are only limited by your imagination. We will provide masks and beads to provide the finishing touches!

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18 North Lexington Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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Age Limit: 18+

Zydeco Ya Ya

Jackomo Cajun Country Band featuring Joy Moserwebsite:

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95 Patton Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801-331
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Event Date: 02/09/2016   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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Tuesday February 9th

FAT TUESDAY MARDI GRAS CELEBRATION WITH JAC  w/  ZYDECO YA YA

9 p.m.

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95 Patton Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801-331
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Event Date: 02/10/2016   Event Time: All Day

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"With the voice of an angel, the wit of a devil, and the guitar playing of a god, it was enough to earn him that rarity: an encore for an opener" wrote the Fort Worth Star Vance is a tour de force in the folk singer-songwriter world. Hailing from the Boston area Vance continues to please the audience with his amazing voice and touching and often humorous lyrics. A performer not to be missed!

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743 Haywood Rd , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 02/10/2016 - 02/12/2016   Event Time: All Day

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, Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 02/10/2016 - 02/12/2016   Event Time: All Day

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Craft Beverages Unlimited East is happening on 10 Feb 2016 at U.S. Cellular Cente Ashville, United States Of America. Its a premier event in Food & Beverage industry.

Book a stall at 10times.com!

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87 Haywood St , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/10/2016   Event Time: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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40% off Men’s + Women’s Jewelry and Accessories Enjoy sweets at the candy bar + cocktails + giveaways + mini sessions with Asheville's Best Astrologer Belinda Dunn (sale continues through Sunday and online at www.desirantonline.com)

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34 Broadway , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/10/2016   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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$10 5PM Door :: 7:00PM Show General Admission Seated Lounge Show :: Limited Tables Available with Dinner Reservation otherwise seating is first come first serve. Only 50 tickets will be sold to this concert. (Call 828-575-2737 for dinner reservations) The founding members of one of Asheville’s finest repertory groups, Hard Bop Explosion, reboot as an original modern jazz quintet with the addition of Evan Martin on drums: “THE CORE". The group will use the Isis residency to hone material for an album of originals to be recorded this spring. Cutting edge, modern jazz is alive and well in Asheville… come be witness to creative expression at play."

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743 Haywood Rd , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 02/10/2016   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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10 Patton Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/10/2016   Event Time: 8:30 PM

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$15 Advance / $15 Door Doors 5PM :: Show 8:30PM General Admission :: Seated and Standing Show with a limited number of tables available with dinner reservations. Please call 828-575-2737 for reservations. There will be some theater style seating as well as balcony seating and standing available on a first come first serve basis. Quickly gaining recognition as one of Irish music’s new “super-groups”, RUNA has been enchanting audiences by pushing the boundaries of Irish folk music, since their formation in 2008. Interweaving the haunting melodies and exuberant tunes of Ireland and Scotland with the lush harmonies and intoxicating rhythms of bluegrass, flamenco, blues, jazz, they offer a thrilling and redefining take on traditional music. The group has been honoured internationally, winning Top Group and Top Traditional Group in the Irish Music Awards and an Independent Music Award for Best World/ Traditional Song.

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743 Haywood Rd , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 02/10/2016   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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ADBC is the Asheville Drum and Bass Collective.Asheville's only STRICTLY Drum and Bass event creators.Powered by AVL's hardest working DnB DJs, producers, and promoters!Markum ADBC ResidentsCymatic, CollectiveONE, Aloysius (Wish), Crux, DLX, Big Ben, secret_nc, Terrence Young, Prayz, D:raf, Mary B, Ryan Cross, Xist, Mix Master Doc, Realize, John The Stranger, and Mistanoize

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38 N. French Broad , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/10/2016   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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8pm doors. ALL AGES. Standing room only.

http://www.legendaryshackshakers.com/

The Legendary Shack Shakers’ hell-for-leather roadshow has earned quite a name for itself with its unique brand of Southern Gothic that is all-at-once irreverent, revisionist, dangerous, and fun. Led by their charismatic, rail-thin frontman and blues-harpist JD Wilkes, the Shack Shakers are a four-man wrecking crew from the South whose explosive interpretations of the blues, punk, rock and country have made fans, critics and legions of potential converts into true believers.

After taking more than a year off to work on other projects (including JD Wilkes’s book “Barn Dances & Jamborees Across Kentucky”), the band is re-mobilizing in the fall of 2014 much to the excitement of many a Shack Shaker fanatic. Despite the group’s time off, their reputation for intensity has stuck with them. On stage, JD has been compared to the likes of Iggy Pop, David Byrne, and Jerry Lee Lewis. The Nashville Scene named Wilkes “the best frontman in Nashville” in 2002, while former Dead Kennedys frontman Jello Biafra has called JD “the last great Rock and Roll frontman.” Having joined the band in early 2012, garage blues guitar player Rod Hamdallah–who also lends his prowess to Wilkes’s side project ‘JD Wilkes and the Dirt Daubers’–is back in the Shack Shakers’ lineup. The rhythm section is rounded out with Brett Whitacre on drums and Mark Robertson thumping out the upright bass.

Although not legendary upon being named, the band has grown into its reputation the last several years due to their heavy tour schedule, six critically acclaimed studio albums, and songs that have been featured on television shows such as HBO’s True Blood. Past tour mates and fans include Reverend Horton Heat, Rancid, The Black Keys, Slim Cessna’s Auto Club, and Hank Williams III. Robert Plant is also a noted Legendary Shack Shakers fan, and picked the band to open for him on his 2005 tour of Europe. Plant named the band’s third album Believe as one of his favorite records of 2005. The list of esteemed admirers goes on to include horror novelist Stephen King, who listed “CB Song” as among his iPod’s Top Five in a 2008 Entertainment Weekly article. Such a wealth of devoted fans over the years has only added to the mystique that the Legendary Shack Shakers possess, carrying them down the road toward new creative pursuits and barn-shaking tunes.

w/ The WildTones
https://www.facebook.com/TheWildTones/

and The Holwin’ Brothers
http://thehowlinbrothers.com/

8pm doors, 9pm show. $12 ADV, $15 day of show. ALL AGES. Standing room only.

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185 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: All Day

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LEAD Productions, the creative arm of NYS3 – The Meisner Acting Conservatory for the Southeast in Asheville, North Carolina, is extremely proud to present Steven Diet’z play “Fiction” for a limited engagement at Forsythia Hall on February 7, 11, and 12th. Following the recent, successful one-night stand of Bill Bowers’ award-winning off-Broadway show “It Goes Without Saying” at Asheville Community Theatre, “Fiction” marks LEAD’s first original foray as a production company. The premise of this intellectually charged and sophisticated play is as follows: Linda and Michael Waterman are both successful writers, happily married to one another for twenty years. Michael is a successful author whose books have been made into blockbuster films. Linda is a professor of writing whose first book, At The Cape, earned her nationwide critical acclaim. Together, they form a feisty partnership that thrives on intellectual banter and subtle competition. All works well in the world of the Watermans until Linda is unexpectedly diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor. The doctors give her only three weeks to live. Faced with this news, Linda offers Michael her diaries as a dying gift, asking him to read them after she is dead. In return, she asks Michael if she may read his. Although her dying wish makes Michael uncomfortable, he cannot deny her. Suddenly the boundaries between past and present, fact and fiction, trust and betrayal begin to break down. No life, as it turns out, is an open book. “Fiction” is being showcased at Forsythia Hall, an intimate, elegant venue near downtown Asheville. Directed by Richard Handy, the cast features local actors Deena Wade, Eamon Martin, and Val Rose, with musical design and live performance by Meg Mulhearn and Ross Gentry. To find out more about LEAD Productions’ “Fiction” and for ticketing information, visit: http://nys3.com/fiction/ FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/events/457614991114839/

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28 Forsythe Street , Asheville, NC 28701
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: All Day

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Mikei has performed everywhere from the Grand Ole Opry (2014) to the Vans Warped tour (2010). He has share the stage with artists such Florida Georgia Line, to infamous rapper Sean Kingston, and even classic rock Icon, Steve Miller Band in 2008. Soft Rock and Pop alternative are his genre. "Each time I begin a song, I close my eyes, take a breath, and let the song resonate through my entire body. I treat every performance as if it could be my last."

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31 Woodfin Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: All Day

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Ages 18+

Who’s Bad’s live performance is an unrivaled celebration of pop music’s one true King. Their powerpacked performance of Michael Jackson’s expansive catalog has ignited crowds on every continent and can only be described as a jaw-dropping, musical must-see. As the longest-running Michael Jackson tribute band, and the only one to predate his untimely passing, Who’s Bad has awed even the skeptics, selling out nearly 50 venues in the United Kingdom including London’s O2 in December of 2010, the venue where the King of Pop was slated to end his career with a 50-show “This Is It” concert series. Beyond this unparalleled achievement, Who’s Bad has checked some of the world’s most famous pavilions off their ‘to-do’ list, selling out their first tour of China with stops at Ningbo’s Grand Theatre and Hunan Grand Theatre in Chengsha. Never neglecting Michael’s U.S. fans, Who’s Bad has packed The House of Blues in Houston, Dallas, and New Orleans; rocked DC’s 930 Club and returned to their native Chapel Hill, NC boasting larger, more eagerly-awaited performances with every romp around the globe. Sold-out shows from Colorado’s Bluebird Theatre and LA’s Gibson Amphitheatre and Romania’s Sala Palatalui to Teatro do Bourbon Country (Porto Alegre, Brazil) tell the story: no corner of the earth is safe from this infectious party production.

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101 Biltmore Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: 5:00 PM

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A chill evening of good drinks, good food, and good music.

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1078 Tunnel Road , Asheville, NC 28805
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195 Hilliard Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: 6:00 PM

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Age Limit: All Ages

Tina & Her Pony

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101 Fairview Road Suite D , Asheville, NC 28803
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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NCAAB Basketball

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1 University Hts , Asheville, NC 28804
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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$15 5PM Door :: 7:00PM Show General Admission Seated Lounge Show :: Limited Tables Available with Dinner Reservation otherwise seating is first come first serve. Only 50 tickets will be sold to this concert.(Call 828-575-2737 for dinner reservations)  Songs of the Fall, is a Colorado based Americana band featuring 5 time Grammy Nominee Cia Cherryholmes on banjo and vocals, and Stetson Adkisson on guitar and vocals. Songs of the Fall has been described as a meeting of celtic, delta blues, and bluegrass and referred to as the American version of the Swell Season. Lawrence Trailer utilizes vocal, guitar, and percussion loops to enhance his live show, creating a unique brand of Americana Folk Pop. Armed with an acoustic guitar and loop station, Lawrence provides a dynamic experience that forges a connection and starts a conversation.

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743 Haywood Rd , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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We will gather to watch Bernie Sanders, Martn O'Malley and Hillary Clinton discuss the important issues, their positions and priorities on the Big Screen in the New Mountain Theater. Please RSVP at Berniesanders.com/events.

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38 N. French Broad , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: 7:30 PM

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For the first time in WNC history LW Fantastique productions brings the smash hit musical Rock of Ages to the Asheville theatre stage for six live performances in February.  It will be cold outside but the theatre will be toasty warm as the audience sings along with the area's top theatre talent to the biggest songs of the glam rock era. The show takes us back to the mid 80's on the sunset stip in LA where the music was big and the hair was even bigger.  Rock of Ages feature's songs from artists Journey, Poison, Bon Jovi, Whitesnake and countless other monster rockers that will have you singing along like rock stars!  

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80 Broadway St , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: 7:30 PM

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For the first time in WNC history LW Fantastique productions brings the smash hit musical Rock of Ages to the Asheville theatre stage for six live performances in February.  It will be cold outside but the theatre will be toasty warm as the audience sings along with the area's top theatre talent to the biggest songs of the glam rock era. The show takes us back to the mid 80's on the sunset stip in LA where the music was big and the hair was even bigger.  Rock of Ages feature's songs from artists Journey, Poison, Bon Jovi, Whitesnake and countless other monster rockers that will have you singing along like rock stars!  

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80 Broadway St , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

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Linda and Michael Waterman are both successful writers, happily married to one another for twenty years. Michael is a successful author whose books have been made into blockbuster films. Linda is a professor of writing whose first book, At The Cape, earned her nationwide critical acclaim. Together, they form a feisty partnership that thrives on intellectual banter and subtle competition. All works well in the world of the Watermans until Linda is unexpectedly diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor. The doctors give her only three weeks to live. Faced with this news, Linda offers Michael her diaries as a dying gift, asking him to read them after she is dead. In return, she asks Michael if she may read his. Although her dying wish makes Michael uncomfortable, he cannot deny her. Suddenly the boundaries between past and present, fact and fiction, trust and betrayal begin to break down. No life, as it turns out, is an open book.

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28 Forsythe Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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38 N. French Broad Ave , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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Ashevilles only fully mixed open mic with 8 channels for you or your band. Bring your songs, words, and exceptional talent!

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45 South French Broad Ave. , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: 8:30 PM

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$7 Advance / $7 Door 5PM Doors :: 8:30pm Show Standing / Dancing Show with very limited tables and seating available in the music hall - first come, first serve. Dinner reservations for the dining room can be made by calling Isis at 828-575-2737. CaroMia Tiller treats us to an evening of Erykah Badu and Amy Winehouse. She will be joined by her band "The Feels" featuring Cody Wright on bass, Micah Thomas on drums, Simon George on keys, and CaroMia on Vocals. This is going to be killer!

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743 Haywood Rd , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 02/11/2016   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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8pm doors. ALL AGES. Standing room only.

http://whiteymorgan.com/

The history of country music has no shortage of characters hit by hard luck: the hard-working man who can’t seem to make ends meet, the heart-of-gold drunk who just can’t seem to put down the bottle, the woman who wants to do right but ends up, time and again, doing wrong. No matter the tragedies at the center of the songs, in most cases those characters come off like just that – characters; inventions of either a particularly gifted songwriter looking to spin a tall tale or a lazy one looking to pad out an album. But in the case of Whitey Morgan, those characters – the drinker, the troublemaker, the struggling, hard-working man – all seem arrestingly real.

That’s largely because the stories on Sonic Ranch — a big, nasty, whiskey-slugging, bare-knuckle bruiser of a country record – are pulled from Morgan’s own back pages.

A native of the economically depressed city of Flint, Michigan, Morgan practically bleeds straight into each of the album’s 10 songs, making for a kind of rough-and-tumble honky-tonk noir record that can pack the dance floor while doing Bukowski proud. Morgan opens the record at a loss – “I gave up on Jesus/ When momma gave up on me/ So much for the family life/ It’s just me and the whiskey,” he growls in the album’s opening moments – and spends the rest of it fighting to keep the rest from being wrenched away, bottle by his side, fists clenched. “If I’m going down tonight,” he defiantly sings, “I’m going down drinkin’.”

Credit most of the album’s fighting spirit to Morgan’s childhood in Flint. A teenager who, in his own words, “got my ass kicked on a daily basis,” Morgan witnessed the toll the city’s troubled economy took on the people closest to him. “I experienced Flint through my parents and relatives,” he explains. “A lot of them lost jobs at General Motors, and I saw a lot of factories close and get torn down.” Despite the turmoil, Morgan’s family was close. “We never dwelled on the negative. My mom always had dinner on the table and my dad worked everyday for GM to make sure there was always food. They never let on that things were getting bad, ever. Growing up in Flint ignited the ‘never give up’ attitude I apply to every part of my life. That’s what you learn when you grow up in that town. You also learn that you don’t take shit from anyone, ever.”

Morgan’s certainly not taking any shit on ‘Sonic Ranch.’ On the grizzled, smoky cover of Waylon Jennings’ “Goin’ Down Rocking,” he digs his heels in against anyone who would dare try to steamroll him. On “Low Down on the Backstreets,” over staggering piano and glistening apostrophes of pedal steel, he’s pushing back against a broken heart with country songs and dancing girls. And on the harrowing cover of Townes Van Zandt’s “Waitin’ ‘Round to Die,” he’s staring down mortality with his jaw set and his eyes narrowed. “I have loved that song since the first time I heard it,” Morgan says. “It’s a dark masterpiece that looks in on a not-so-perfect, but not uncommon, life story. I did my best to put my own heart, soul and experiences into my version. I had a vision of making it sound as if it could be the score for the next Sergio Leone classic.” Morgan achieved his vision; with its ominous, shadowy guitars and spectral lap steel, the song serves as the album’s grim, potent centerpiece.

Even in its lighter moments – the holler-along revelry of “Ain’t Gonna Take It Anymore”; the tender ‘Good Timin’ Man,” which tackles the pressures of love and persona – Sonic Ranch embraces the grit while maintaining a determinedly unvarnished sound. Much of that has to do with the relaxed atmosphere in the studio that gives the record its name. “My manager told me about this place he had been to outside of El Paso called Sonic Ranch,” Morgan says. “That was a real departure from the usual studio vibe. My manager knows how much I do not like the ‘studio’ thing — I never feel comfortable. This was exactly what I needed: a laid-back place with great gear where we could make a great record.”

More than just the physical environment, though, Morgan also needed a producer he could trust. “We needed someone that could get the big bad sound we wanted, that wouldn’t slick it up Nashville style. We also needed someone that would push me to my limits and not let me settle. We found that guy when we found Ryan Hewitt.” Together Hewitt, Morgan and his band crafted a record as big on heart as it is on attitude. It’s a record about loss and pain, but also about picking yourself up and pressing on, fighting to get what you want, and then to hold on to it for dear life.

“The goal for me on this album was to keep moving forward musically, and try to give the fans my best album yet,” Morgan says. “I don’t really look at the big picture, I just always try and outdo myself.” On Sonic Ranch, he’s done exactly that.

w/ Tony Martinez
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8pm doors, 9pm show. ALL AGES. Standing room only. $15. VIP tickets available for $75*

* VIP ticket holders get a VIP Laminate, Autographed CD, Meet and Greet, Sound Check access, VIP Koozie and a ticket to the show.

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185 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 02/11/2016 - 02/12/2016   Event Time: 10:00 PM - 3:00 AM

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Thursdays *Weekly Event* Event: DJ Dance Party with Drag Show Time: 10pm-3am Cover: FREE except for special events or holidays (ages 18+ event) Info: Enjoy great drink specials, dancing, free pool, outside fire pit, and so much more!!! On Thursdays and Sundays the scandalous fun is held in the BOILER ROOM (except for holidays and special events), which is located on the lower floor of the GROVE HOUSE. Drag Show: Every Thursday we present a "themed" show @ 12:30am. The showtime is typically 30-40 minutes.

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11 Grove Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: All Day

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701 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC 28806
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101 Biltmore Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Biltmore welcomes a new exhibition exploring centuries of wedding fashion through movie costumes and Vanderbilt family heirlooms. More than 40 award-winning costumes from films set in the years 1645 to 1935 will be displayed in Biltmore House. Wedding gowns from iconic movies including “Sense and Sensibility,” “Pride and Prejudice” and “Out of Africa” will be featured, paired with floral designs complementing each film’s era. Guests will also see a display featuring stories and objects from 60 years of Vanderbilt-Cecil family weddings, along with the first-ever display of the wedding veil worn by Jacqueline Kennedy and her cousin, Mary Lee Ryan in her marriage to William Amherst Vanderbilt Cecil, grandson of George Vanderbilt. PHOTO CREDIT: Costumes worn by actors Emma Thompson and Hugh Grant in "Sense and Sensibility" will be on display in Biltmore House during "Fashionable Romance: Wedding Gowns in Film," an exhibition set to open Feb. 12, 2016, at Biltmore in Asheville, N.C. SENSE AND SENSIBILITY ©1995 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Courtesy of Columbia Pictures.

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1 Lodge St , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 6:00 PM

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101 Fairview Road Suite D , Asheville, NC 28803
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 6:00 PM

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Founded in 1971, The Asheville Drum Circle is a FREE community event that typically happens every Friday night in Pritchard park in downtown Asheville. During the winter months they have relocated to the Blue Ridge Taproom at New Mountain AVL.

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38 N. French Broad , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

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Wayne is a master of a number of styles of music including old-time, bluegrass, folk, Appalachian, cowboy, pioneer, railroad, gospel and music of the Civil War. As a solo performer living in Asheville, North Carolina, he plays clawhammer and bluegrass banjo, fiddle, mandolin and guitar. Wayne Erbsen, Dana Ward, and Dudley Wilson

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356 New Leicester Highway , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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Come explore God's plan for your relationship and receive practical instruction to help you make your marriage what God desires it to be. Learn how to avoid the barriers to intimacy, how to "share hearts" instead of “exchange words," and how to enjoy the ways you are different from each other. Come learn how to navigate the relational problems that military families’ face.

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1 Porters Cove Road, 828-298-2092 , Asheville, NC 28805
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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$12/ $15 at the door :: 7pm The Cheeksters are back at Isis for an evening of original music Starting at 7pm. Limited Tables are available with dinner reservation. Seating / Standing is otherwise available first come first serve. Call Isis at 828-575-2737 for reservations. The Cheeksters will provide a retrospective look at their music over the last 25 years. The band will perform songs from each of their six full length albums in an intimate, cozy setting. It'll be a great evening of music.

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743 Haywood Rd , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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Cayce and Kelsey have a special treat in store for this Valentine’s Day edition of Ready, Set, Throw. Come sip a glass of wine and nibble on chocolates while you and your partner explore the sensual aspects of clay. You can dig your hands in the clay, or work on a piece together. We’ll even help you re-enact the scene from Ghost! We will glaze and fire the work for you, so you can have a permanent reminder of your passion for each other. A great date for couples who don’t mind getting a little…dirty. Tuition: $85 Per Couple

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236 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

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Linda and Michael Waterman are both successful writers, happily married to one another for twenty years. Michael is a successful author whose books have been made into blockbuster films. Linda is a professor of writing whose first book, At The Cape, earned her nationwide critical acclaim. Together, they form a feisty partnership that thrives on intellectual banter and subtle competition. All works well in the world of the Watermans until Linda is unexpectedly diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor. The doctors give her only three weeks to live. Faced with this news, Linda offers Michael her diaries as a dying gift, asking him to read them after she is dead. In return, she asks Michael if she may read his. Although her dying wish makes Michael uncomfortable, he cannot deny her. Suddenly the boundaries between past and present, fact and fiction, trust and betrayal begin to break down. No life, as it turns out, is an open book.

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28 Forsythe Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 7:30 PM

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For the first time in WNC history LW Fantastique productions brings the smash hit musical Rock of Ages to the Asheville theatre stage for six live performances in February.  It will be cold outside but the theatre will be toasty warm as the audience sings along with the area's top theatre talent to the biggest songs of the glam rock era. The show takes us back to the mid 80's on the sunset stip in LA where the music was big and the hair was even bigger.  Rock of Ages feature's songs from artists Journey, Poison, Bon Jovi, Whitesnake and countless other monster rockers that will have you singing along like rock stars!  

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80 Broadway St , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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, Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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This event is all ages
COLIN HAY



Colin Hay Performing 'Land Down Under' Live on Channel Ten Beautiful World - Colin Hay "Overkill" - Colin Hay
Colin Hay is familiar to millions as the frontman, songwriter, and vocalist of pop sensation Men at Work (“Down Under,” “Overkill,” “Who Can it Be Now?”). Hay is justifiably proud of his place in pop history, but since moving to Los Angeles in 1989, he’s made 11 critically-acclaimed solo albums, including the highly successful Man at Work, and has recently announced the release of his new album Next Year People on Compass Records.

Next Year People is the work of an artist who is a true master of his craft. The album is full of quizzical, curious, and cynical yet open-hearted songs with catchy melodic hooks that underscore deeply insightful lyrics.

The album was produced by Hay and mixed by Chad Fischer (Chasing Mavericks, Ice Age 3, Lisa Loeb) and includes contributions from two young Cuban musicians, San Miguel Perez and Yosmel Montejo, both of whom recently emigrated from Havana, as well Larry Goldings on piano, Jeff Babko (Jimmy Kimmel) on B3, and Colin's wife, vocalist Cecilia Noel.

Over the past 15 years Hay has reinvented himself as a solo artist, regularly selling out theaters and listening rooms across the US and around the world and introducing himself to a new generation of fans in the process. “I started off playing acoustic; it’s my natural game, if you will,” he concludes. “It’s the point I started from and may well be the point I end with. It’s always what I return to.”

The frequent use of Hay’s music in TV and film—including hit shows such as Scrubs (on which he has made several cameo appearances) Army Wives and Modern Family, the hit soundtrack to the film Garden State and the recently released Words and Pictures—has proven the timeless appeal of his songs.

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2 South Pack Square , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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Age Limit: 21+

Marcus King Band

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38 N. French Broad Ave , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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1045 Haywood Rd , Asheville, NC
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38 N. French Broad , Asheville, NC 28801
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5 West Walnut Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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38 N. French Broad , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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Friday February 12th

THE ALARM CLOCK CONSPIRACY (ALT COUNTRY ROCK N ROLL BAND FROM ASHEVILLE NC)

9 p.m.$5

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95 Patton Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801-331
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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Jazz Is Phish http://www.jazzisphish.com/ https://twitter.com/jazzisphish http://jazzisphish.tumblr.com/ Jazz Is Phish is an instrumental tribute to Phish inspired by the popular tribute to The Grateful Dead, "Jazz is Dead". Jazz is Phish features members of The Giant Country Horns (Phish), Snarky Puppy, Victor Wooten Band, Sun Ra Arketra, Strange Design and more! Founded in 2015 by The Chase Brothers, Adam Chase and Matthew Chase, Jazz is Phish has quickly become a world renown tribute to Phish, attracting some of the most influential musicians in the jazz and jam scenes to take part in this collective approach to paying tribute to one of the most important and influential bands in Rock and Roll history. With the music of Phish being both largely improvised as well as highly composed, the framework of Phish's music is the perfect vehicle for exploring in an instrumental setting. The compositions are both challenging and adaptive. Jazz is Phish provides an exploration of Phish music unlike anything else.

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31 Patton Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/12/2016 - 02/13/2016   Event Time: 10:00 PM - 3:00 AM

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Fridays *Weekly Event* Event: DJ Dance Party with Drag Show Time: 10pm-3am Cover: $8 or only $5 for club members (ages 18+ event) Info: Playing the best dance music from Top 40 to House Drag Show: Every Friday @ 1am our award winning housecast presents a spectacular show on our main stage. The showtime is typically 30-40 minutes.

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11 Grove Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 10:00 PM

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12 Church Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/12/2016   Event Time: 10:00 PM

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Rock, blues and fun downtown Asheville. A nice way to kick off Valentines weekend.

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10 Patton Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/13/2016   Event Time: 9:00 AM

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Postpartum, Breasfeeding, and Baby Care Class Taught by Childbirth Educator & Doula Jen Chandlee, CD(toLabor); CCE(ICEA) In this fun and interactive class for expectant parents, you will learn about: Postpartum Planning, Adjustment, & Support Breastfeeding  Baby Wearing & Soothing Techniques Sleep Solutions Newborn Care... and more!   The cost is $40 per couple; singles are welcome to bring a friend or family member. This class is for expectant women/partners, and the ideal time to attend is between 30-36 weeks of pregnancy, however you are welcome to take it at any time. If you are taking childbirth education classes, you do not need to be finished with them to attend. And now for the fine print...Because our classes often sell out, we do not offer refunds or transfers for non-medical reasons, so please be sure you can attend the class you register for! If you choose to register for class after 37 weeks, there are no refunds if your baby arrives beforehand. Interested in Childbirth Education as well? Check out our Class Bundles!    http://www.homegrownbabies.com/asheville-childbirth-classes/ Classes are held at New Dawn Midwifery, 201 Charlotte St, Asheville.

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201 Charlotte St. , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/13/2016   Event Time: 9:00 AM

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Sponsored by: MANNA FoodBank
Minimum age: 5
The MANNA Packs for Kids Program gives students from low-income families food to take home over the weekend. School counselors identify the students in need and discreetly place the bags of food into their backpacks. This program benefits WNC school children who are dependent on free or reduced cost . . .

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, Asheville, NC 28805
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Event Date: 02/13/2016   Event Time: 9:00 AM

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Homegrown Babies Breastfeeding & Baby Care Class with Postpartum Support Circle!  Led by Childbirth Educator & Doula Jen Chandlee, CD; ICCE This is a two-part series which includes a 4.5 hour class that is taken prenatally (ideally between 30-35 weeks) followed by a 2 hour Postpartum Support Circle after baby arrives. In the first session we will cover Postpartum Planning, Adjustment, and Support; Breastfeeding; Baby Wearing and Soothing; Sleep Scenarios; Newborn Care; and more!  In the second session we will cover the topics of your choice related to things that are affecting you as new parents, with plenty of time for Q & A. You will receive an invitation via email to sign up for this session after your baby arrives. The cost for both sessions is $65 per couple; singles are welcome to bring a friend, family member, or support person to both sessions. If you are taking childbirth classes, you do not need to be finished with them to attend. And now for the fine print...Because our classes often sell out, we do not offer refunds or transfers for non-medical reasons, so please be sure you can attend the session you register for! If you choose to register for session one after 37 weeks of pregnancy, there are no refunds if your baby arrives beforehand. Interested in Childbirth Education as well? Check out our Class Bundles!    http://www.homegrownbabies.com/asheville-childbirth-classes/

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201 Charlotte St. , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/13/2016   Event Time: 10:00 AM

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Sponsored by: Ten Thousand Villages
Minimum age: 14
Ten Thousand Villages is a non-profit, fair-trade retail store that sells handcrafted items made by artisans in more than 30 developing countries providing them with much needed income. Volunteers will assist with unpacking and pricing the merchandise so it can be placed on the sales floor. Attentio . . .

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30 Buchanan Place , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/13/2016   Event Time: 11:00 AM

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FREE Demonstration Class Sour beers are becoming increasingly popular. Come learn how to make your own sour! The first day of this class includes an introduction to the kettle souring process; instruction on mash, culturing, and setting temps for 24 hours.

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4 S Tunnel Rd , Asheville, NC
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