Event Date: 09/15/2019   Event Time: 1:00 PM

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Beer City Metal-Fest 2019 Dates, Times, & Locations                                                                                                                                                                       Beer City Pre-Metal-Fest 2019 Kick Off Show -           Thrusday September 12, 2019 7:00 PM - 12:00 AM                                                                                      @27 Club Asheville - 180 Patton Ave Asheville, NC 28801 Beer City Metal-Fest 2019 Day 1 -                                    Friday September 13, 2019 7:00 PM - 1:00 AM                                                                                          @Sly Grog Lounge - 271 Haywood Street Asheville, NC 28801 Beer City Metal-Fest 2019 Day 2 -                                       Saturday September 14, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 AM                                                                                      @27 Club Asheville - 180 Patton Ave Asheville, NC 28801 Beer City Metal-Fest 2019 Day 3 -                                          Sunday September 15, 2019 1:00 PM - 12:00 AM                                                                               @Sly Grog Lounge - 271 Haywood Street Asheville, NC 28801   FAQs Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? Beer City Metal-Fest is an adult festival for those who are 21 and over.                                    No Exceptions. All Atendees must provide a valid ID upon Festival Entry.   *What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event? *Limited Paid Parking will be available at a first come first serve basis for some lots near the venues. *Otherwise, Parking is available around downtown Asheville, NC.  The closest parking decks are located in the following locations: **Wall Street Garage - 45 Wall St****Civic Center Garage - 68 Rankin Ave****Biltmore Avenue Parking Garage - 60 S Lexington Ave** What can I bring into the event? *NO Pets: Animals are not allowed at Beer City Metal-Fest 2019. * NO outside food or beverages. *Food vendors will be present during the event.  * DO NOT bring any illegal weapons, substances, or materials to the event.  How can I contact the organizer with any questions?                                                                        Email [email protected]  *https://www.facebook.com/BeerCityMetalFest What's the refund policy? *NO REFUNDS. *Beer City Festival 2019 is a rain or shine event. In extreme conditions, the organizers reserve the right to cancel the event. If the cancellation occurs prior to the commencement of the event, attendees will be notified of the cancellation by email.

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180 Patton Ave / , 271 Haywood Street , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/15/2019   Event Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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Into The Fog is a genre-jumping string band located in Raleigh, North Carolina. With various backgrounds ranging from bluegrass, country, rock, to funk, Into The Fog creates a musical melting pot of sounds in an acoustic/newgrass setting. The band is made up of Brian Stephenson on Vocals and Guitar, Winston Mitchell on Vocals and Dobro/Mandolin, and Derek Lane on Vocals and Bass. Originally formed in Wilmington, NC late in 2017 around an opportunity to play in the band competition for the prestigious Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Into The Fog is quickly making a name for themselves throughout North Carolina and beyond. In November 2018 the band went up to a cabin outside of Waynesville, NC and spent a week recording their debut album Wishin It Would Rain, which was released on February 22, 2019.“ Into The Fog: https://intothefogmusic.com/ https://www.facebook.com/Intothefogmusic https://open.spotify.com/album/2fw8D1L3grOL8L2BmY29ZP… https://www.reverbnation.com/intothefog https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPnNBVkiL5WSkRjlLxDTo8g

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1127 Sweeten Creek Rd , Asheville, NC 28803
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Event Date: 09/15/2019   Event Time: 4:00 PM

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Into The Fog is a genre-jumping string band located in Raleigh, North Carolina. With various backgrounds ranging from bluegrass, country, rock, to funk, Into The Fog creates a musical melting pot of sounds in an acoustic/newgrass setting. The band is made up of Brian Stephenson on Vocals and Guitar, Winston Mitchell on Vocals and Dobro/Mandolin, and Derek Lane on Vocals and Bass. Originally formed in Wilmington, NC late in 2017 around an opportunity to play in the band competition for the prestigious Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Into The Fog is quickly making a name for themselves throughout North Carolina and beyond. In November 2018 the band went up to a cabin outside of Waynesville, NC and spent a week recording their debut album Wishin It Would Rain, which was released on February 22, 2019.“ Into The Fog: https://intothefogmusic.com/ https://www.facebook.com/Intothefogmusic https://open.spotify.com/album/2fw8D1L3grOL8L2BmY29ZP… https://www.reverbnation.com/intothefog https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPnNBVkiL5WSkRjlLxDTo8g

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1127 Sweeten Creek Road , Asheville, NC 28803
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Event Date: 09/15/2019   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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Asheville's most open mic. Bring yourself, a group, an instrument, a story or whatever you got to our welcoming and supportive stage. Limit of 15 minutes or 3 songs. Sign-up starts at 6:30.

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271 Haywood Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/15/2019   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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Mike Kenton (guitar), Phil Alley (guitar) & Chris "Fatty" Burt (upright bass).

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85 W Walnut St , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/15/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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Alex Krug Combo Album Release WHERE: Ambrose West, 312 Haywood Road, 28806WHEN: Sunday September 15th, 2019DOORS: 7pmSHOW: 8pmAGES: All AgesTICKETS: $11 adv. / $14 d.o.s. / $20 VIP (guaranteed seat in 1st 3 rows!)SEATING: Seated Show

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312 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/15/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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101 Biltmore Ave , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/15/2019   Event Time: 10:00 PM

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Genre: Dance partyCover: Donations @ DoorShow: 10PM (9PM Doors)Ages: 21+Do you work in the service industry and yearn for a late night dance party that fits your schedule? Simply bored on a Sunday Night? Look no further! Join us every Sunday night with one of Asheville's best bartenders per Mountain Xpress voters, Mike T, along with music curated by local legend, JJ Smash.Grab some of the best late night food Asheville has to offer, and there's a TV behind the bar if you're worried you'll miss the big game.

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55 College Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/16/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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87 Haywood Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/16/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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[Them Coulee Boys] are sure to kick down an equal dose of punk-folk calamity and Americana balladry, 4-part harmonies learned in dive bars and church basements, and a banjo stomp so infective you are sure to join with abandon. Mid West Music FestAllegedly founded at a bible camp, and born in the back valleys of Western Wisconsin, Them Coulee Boys craft a brand of Americana that blends punk, bluegrass, and rock & roll. Somewhere underneath the energy, the exuberance, the wit, and the passion of Them Coulee Boys lies a heart. It's a heart filled with sincerity, honesty, and the will to make the world a better place. This heart is not only evident in every song, but also in Them Coulee Boys as a whole. These songs are meant for dancing, for excitement, but are also for thought, and for the quiet moments. Them Coulee Boys seek to balance the high with the low, the happy with the sad, and the love with pain. It's how we live our lives, and they make music that reflects that. Founded in late 2013, Them Coulee Boys have quickly become a force on the Midwest music scene. Soren Staff, Beau Janke, Jens Staff, Neil Krause, and Patrick Phalen IV work together as a well-oiled alt-folk machine to craft songs and live shows that have impressed audiences nationwide. In the winter of 2018, Them Coulee Boys set to capture a new sound. They gathered at the famed Pachyderm Studios (Nirvana, Son Volt, PJ Harvey) in Cannon Falls, MN to record with their friend Dave Simonett (Trampled By Turtles). Their as of yet untitled record builds on their ever evolving sound, while capturing the live element Them Coulee Boys are known for. The album is framed as a journey of sorts, starting in a volatile place, and ending in acceptance. This is the sound of a band that has grown into the sound theyve been working towards, while keeping the sincerity they built themselves on. Look for their new record in 2019.Them Coulee Boys have had the pleasure of sharing the stage with some incredible acts including: John Fogerty (of Creedence Clearwater Revival), Trampled By Turtles, Sam Bush, Yonder Mountain String Band, Pert Near Sandstone, Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, Fruition, and many more.

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185 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/16/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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87 Haywood Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/17/2019   Event Time: 2:00 PM

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James solo singing and playing guitar in the Antler Hill Village gazebo. Lots of classics including jazz, pop, blues and original songs. Great spot!

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1 Antler Hill Road , Asheville, NC 28803
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Event Date: 09/17/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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87 Haywood Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/17/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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Jerry Paper live at The Mothlight!

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701 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 09/18/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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We were raised on cattle ranches where we learned how to play traditional country music because thats what everyone wanted to hear.The music Kacy and Clayton make is inextricable from where they grew up. They sing about the kind of people youd find in Wood Mountain, Saskatchewan (population very few). The hills, barns and remoteness of the area are in these songs, with a bittersweet acknowledgement that this music has taken them far from home.Kacy Anderson and Clayton Linthicums new album Carrying On follows the international acclaim for their previous records Strange Country (which Q magazine called, A beautiful album that nudges a classic past into a brave future.) and 2017s The Sirens Song (described by Uncut as Ageless and beguiling. A classic record for this or any other time.)Their sound is equal parts homespun, coming from a family and community where playing music is an ever present part of social gatherings, and the rare country, blues and English folk rock these second cousins obsess over and collect. For Carrying On, Clayton cites as influences: Bobbie Gentrys The Delta Sweete, Hoyt Axtons My Griffin Is Gone, Cajun fiddle music, and the steel guitar of Ralph Mooney who played on many of the records that defined the Bakersfield country music scene of the 1950s. Sixties psych has also woven its way into these new songs; Kacy enjoys telling people that they live 250km from the mental hospital that coined the term psychedelic.Having toured almost nonstop for the last two years, Carrying On was conceived and honed on the road and recorded immediately after a jaunt across Western Canada, mostly as live takes with the minimum of overdubs the songs having been tried and tested before audiences each night. The album was produced once again by Jeff Tweedy of Wilco and Uncle Tupelo fame, at his Loft studio in Chicago.The result is a sharpening of what Mojo magazine summed up as A beautiful mix of Kacys crystalline vocals and Claytons inventive, deep-groove country guitar. And a greater attention to detail in their songwriting; with narrative tales of loss, regret and yearning alongside vivid portraits of the Northern Great Plains and its isolated inhabitants. The songs The Forty-Ninth Parallel, The South Saskatchewan River, Providence Place and That Sweet Orchestra Sound were all written with local settings in mind with the latter a tribute to the rural dance bands of the area, who referred to themselves as orchestras. One such band, the Romansky Orchestra from Fir Mountain featured Kacys Grandpa Carl in their line-up when he was in his teens.Of Carrying On, Jeff Tweedy said When I first heard Kacy and Clayton, I was struck by how much detail and nuance they had absorbed from what sounded like a large swath of my record collection. When I told them that they were as good as the artists they were drawing from, Im not sure they believed me. On this record I dont hear those influences as much as I hear them taking the things they love so intimately and telling their own story. I think theyre a truly great band.Our songs for this album are inspired by rural living of the past and present, highlighting the toll that urban dwelling can take on first generation kids moving out of the country into the city.

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185 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/18/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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101 Biltmore Ave , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/19/2019   Event Time: 5:00 PM

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Reverend Finster plays a FREE show on the patio stage at The Grey Eagle in Asheville, NC!

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185 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/19/2019   Event Time: 6:30 PM

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12 Old Charlotte Highway , Asheville, NC 28803
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Event Date: 09/19/2019   Event Time: 6:30 PM

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, Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/19/2019   Event Time: 6:30 PM

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Pigeonholing Blackberry Smoke has never been easy. Since emerging from Atlanta in the early ’00s, the quintet – vocalist/lead guitarist Charlie Starr, guitarist/vocalist Paul Jackson, bassist/vocalist Richard Turner, drummer Brit Turner and keyboardist Brandon Still – has become known for a singular sound indebted to classic rock, blues, country and folk.

This fluidity has paid off handsomely, in the form of two Billboard chart-topping country albums, 2015’s Holding All The Roses and 2016’s Like An Arrow. (For good measure, the latter also topped Billboard’s Americana/Folk album chart.)

Find A Light, Blackberry Smoke’s sixth studio album, doubles down on diversity. Songs hew toward easygoing roots-rock (“Run Away From It All”) and Southern rock stomps (“The Crooked Kind”), as well as stripped-down acoustic numbers (“I’ve Got This Song”) and bruising alt-country (“Nobody Gives A Damn”). Rich instrumental flourishes-keening fiddle, solemn organ and bar-band piano boogie-add further depth and resonance.

“That’s one of my favorite things about Blackberry Smoke albums-there’s a lot of variety,” Starr says. “My favorite albums through the years are built that way, too. I love a record that keeps you guessing. I love the fact that our records are sort of a ride, with different types of songs and different vibes.”

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What is the Orange Peel Events Outdoor Summer Stage?

This Summer, Orange Peel Events (the Orange Peel’s outdoor show sister company) is excited to bring concerts to Downtown Asheville, at an urban pop-up stage! The concert on July 13th will be located on the property behind 45 South French Broad, where OPE will build an awesome stage, and set up a concert site in the heart of Downtown Asheville – complete with beer tents and food trucks, and an amazing summer night of music! Parking will be available downtown in the City of Asheville’s and Buncombe County’s public garages, and metered spots are also free after 6pm. Click here for a complete inventory of downtown parking, with many garages in close walking distance. Limited preferred parking package spaces will be available adjacent to the concert site, for purchase on our website in the coming days.

More questions? Email us at [email protected]

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101 Biltmore Ave , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/19/2019   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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Rocker Mark Henes at Odd’s Cafe

Mark Henes performs originals and perhaps a few covers at Odd’s Cafe.

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800 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 09/19/2019   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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Live original jazz at the rooftop bar of the Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Asheville!

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Hilton Garden Inn , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/19/2019   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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This Concert is full at this time. To be added to the wait list or to attend one of our other Evenings at The Cove, call our Reservations department Monday through Friday from 9 am to 5 pm at 828-771-4800. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you at the Cove!

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1 Porters Cove Road , Asheville, NC 28805
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Event Date: 09/19/2019   Event Time: 7:30 PM

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Sun Kil Moon at The Asheville Masonic Temple!

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80 Broadway St , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/19/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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A moving testament to our life and times, Shook Twins emotive Some Good Lives resonates with warm energy and raw humanity" - Atwood Magazine"Some Good Lives is as affirming as it is magical." - Popmatters"The Shook Twins tell it like it is while also making us want to dance." - Glide MagazineI love the harmonies of the Shook Twins, the dreamlike songs that seem somehow permeated by the American Folk tradition, without actually being part of it. They make music that twines through your soul the way vines cover an abandoned shack in the woods. Neil Gaiman, New York Times Best-Selling AuthorThe Shooks will Shake you. These ladies have been keepin it real since the day they were born and that was only seconds apart from one another I think. Do yourself a favor and check em out. I do declare, ya wont be sorry. Langhorne SlimThe Shook Twins put on a heck of a show. Keep your eyes on these folks. Im excited to hear what they do next. Tucker MartineA unique, personal music that lights up the stage with its joy and enthusiasm. Mason JenningsEverybody in your life will write his or her own chapter in your story. Take a step back, and youll see the influence of your loved ones, mentors, and friends in your decisions. Shook Twins refer to these folks in the title of their fourth album, Some Good Lives. Throughout fourteen tracks, the duoidentical twin sisters Katelyn Shook [vocals, guitar] and Laurie Shook [banjo, vocals]pay homage to everyone from a late grandpa and godfather to Bernie Sanders.We realized there was a theme, Katelyn reveals. Even though our minds are mostly on the women of today and wanting the monarchy to rise up, we have several men in our lives who have been such positive forces. We wanted to thank them and honor the good guys who showed us the beauty in this crazy world we live in. So, its an album for Some Good Lives that have crossed paths with oursand to them, we are grateful.Laurie agrees, Its also an acknowledgment of our thankfulness of the good life that we get to live.However, the pair derived their own strength from these relationships. Over the course of three full-length releases and a handful of EPs since 2008, acclaim would come by way of everyone from USA Today and Baeble Music to Langhorne Slim, The Lumineers, Mason Jennings, and iconic best-selling author Neil Gaiman who enthusiastically decreed, They make music that twines through your soul the way vines cover an abandoned shack in the woods. Beyond gigs with the likes of Gregory Alan Isakov and Ani DiFranco, they captivated crowds at High Sierra Music Festival, Lightning In A Bottle, Bumbershoot, Hulaween, Summer Camp Music Festival, and Northwest String Summit, to name a few. During 2016, they planted the seeds for what would become Some Good Lives by thinking bigger. The girls intermittently recorded at Hallowed Halls in Portland, OR. Within this old library building, which feels full of stories, they tapped into palpable energy like never before, locking into a groove inside of the spacious, reverberant live room. Moreover, the full bandBarra Brown [drums], Sydney Nash [bass], and Niko Slice [guitar, mandolin]expanded the sonic palette.It took us a long time to find the band that we wanted to record these songs with and for the songs to fully mature, admits Laurie. Once Barra, Sydney, and Niko joined us, we really started to explore what our music could be. These amazing players helped us realize that we could be more than just folk pop. We started adding other genres to the word like disco, psychedelic, funk, and soul. We really honed in on a new sound.They initially teased that evolution with the single Safe. Its airy acoustic guitar and delicate harmonies materialize as a heartfelt and hypnotic rumination on love. The track quickly surpassed 1 million Spotify streams and stoked excitement among audiences for the eventual arrival of Some Good Lives.Safe was written up at a cabin in the woods, recalls Katelyn. I had the line a love that feels safe in my mind for a while. Thats the only kind of love truly possible and healthy when youre touring and away from your person all the time. You feel like you can trust it, and its not going to change within either of youno matter how long and far you are away from each other.I was struggling to find that kind of love at the time, and Katelyn had this other perspective, adds Laurie. Its my breakup song my sister wrote for me, she laughs.Elsewhere, opener What Have We Done struts forward on funky tambourine and boisterous horns before culminating on the shuddering soulful chant, My God, what have we done? Inspired by feeling the Bern, the track serves as a wake-up-and-do better social commentary to fire people up. Meanwhile, the dreamy Figure It Out sways from vivid verses into a catchy and confessional hook.To me, its about being lost and trying to figure it out over and over again, continues Katelyn. Were always going to be trying to figure things out, and thats okay.The intimate Grandpa Piano draws on 1992 tapes of the girls grandpa performing on a grand piano during the final weeks of his life. Such moments thematically thread together the record, following its concept.Katelyn adds, You can hear our grandma, uncle, and godfather who have all passed on speaking in those clips too. These are little glimpses of those lives that we are honoring. I knew it was the perfect thing to add and complete the theme.Meanwhile, the album concludes on Dog Beacha song penned by their godfather Ted as his only original composition in 1989. Preserving the raw spirit, Shook Twins tracked their background vocals over the initial tape 28 years after the initial recording. As Ted passed away recently, the song possessed a special place in their hearts. Its like our village anthem in a way, says Katelyn. We made him sing it, and wed all sing the responses at every campfire we had growing up.In the end, Shook Twins do Some Good Lives justice by reaching new heights themselves as musicians, lyricists, artists, and women.I hope people will hear this music as part of the soundtrack to their lives, Laurie leaves off. I hope it makes them feel joy, relaxation, or makes them want to dance a little. I hope theyre satisfied with the way we captured these songs.I want them to feel the love that emanates from the songs: the love of the sounds we made and the love of the people we are honoring through them, concludes Katelyn.

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185 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/19/2019   Event Time: 8:30 PM

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Come get down with some of Asheville's funkiest: Supatight and STIG! WHEN: Thursday, September 19th DOORS: 8 PM SHOW: 8:30 PM TICKETS: $8 Advance // $10 DOS AGES: 18+ SEATING: Standing Room Only STIG-- 8:30pm-9:30pm Supatight-- 9:45-11:15pm

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312 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/19/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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Patty Griffin is among the most consequential singer-songwriters of her generation, a quintessentially American artist whose wide-ranging canon incisively explores the intimate moments and universal emotions that bind us together. Over the course of two decades, the GRAMMY® Award winner – and seven-time nominee – has crafted nine classic studio albums and two live collections, a remarkable body of work in progress that prompted the New York Times to hail her for “[writing] cameo-carved songs that create complete emotional portraits of specific people…(her) songs have independent lives that continue in your head when the music ends.”

The Austin, TX-based singer and songwriter made an immediate impact with her 1996 debut, Living With Ghosts, and its 1998 follow-up, Flaming Red – both now considered seminal works of modern folk and Americana. Since then, Griffin’s diverse body of work spans such classic LPs as 2002’s GRAMMY® Award-nominated 1000 Kisses – later ranked #15 on Paste‘s”The 50 Best Albums of the Decade (2000-2009),” — to 2007’s Children Running Through, honored by the Americana Music Association with two Americana Honors & Awards including “Artist of the Year” and “Album of the Year.” To date, Griffin has received seven total nominations from the Americana Music Association, affirming her as one of the far-reaching genre’s leading proponents. 2011’s Downtown Church – which blends traditional gospel favorites with Griffin’s own spiritually questioning material – debuted at #1 on both Billboard‘s “Folk Albums” and “Christian Albums” charts before winning 2011’s “Best Traditional Gospel Album” GRAMMY® Award, Griffin’s first solo GRAMMY® triumph among seven total career nominations. Griffin’s most recent LP, 2015’s Servant Of Love, marked the first release on her own PGM Recordings label via Thirty Tigers. Applauded by The Guardian as “bravely experimental,” the collection saw Griffin earn still another GRAMMY® Award nomination, this time in the “Best Folk Album” category.

Widely regarded among the best pure songwriters of this era, Griffin has had her work performed by a truly epic assortment of her fellow artists, among them Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris, Solomon Burke, Dixie Chicks, Kelly Clarkson & Jeff Beck, Martina McBride, Miranda Lambert, Melissa Etheridge and Susan Boyle, to name but a few. Her songs have also been showcased in a variety of film, TV, and theatre projects, with her original music and lyrics featured in the 2007 musical, 10 Million Miles, produced Off-Broadway by the Atlantic Theatre Company and directed by Tony Award-winner Michael Mayer. Griffin has also been joined in the studio by a veritable who’s-who of contemporary Americana, including Harris, Buddy & Julie Miller, Shawn Colvin, Jim Lauderdale, Raul Malo, Ian McLagen, JD Foster, and many others. As if her own remarkable career weren’t enough, Griffin has found time to collaborate with a wide range of like-minded artists, among them Joshua Radin, Todd Snider, Dierks Bentley, Robert Plant, Jack Ingram, Gillian Welch, and David Rawlings.

In addition to her creative career, Griffin has also devoted considerable energy and focus towards the wellbeing of the planet as well as showing compassion for the less fortunate among us via personal and public acts of charity including helping to create the Lampedusa tours supporting the Jesuit Refugee Service.

Having crafted a rich catalog that chronicles love and death, heartache and joy, connection and detachment, Patty Griffin continues to push her art forward, as always imbuing every effort with compassion and craft, uncanny perception, and ever-increasing ingenuity.

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101 Biltmore Ave , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/20/2019   Event Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

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Revered Texas rocker Jesse Dayton is a true renaissance man, performing a guitar-shredding, country-infused style of Americana that blends elements of zydeco, blues and punk. After getting his start at the age of 15 performing in cajun bands and sneaking into late night blues clubs, Dayton went on to record guitar on albums and film with Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash, Glen Campbell and Willie Nelson. He's also toured with punk acts like Social Distortion, The Supersuckers and X, written soundtracks for three Rob Zombie films, and consistently tours 250 dates a year. Dayton performs in support of his new album "Mixtape Volume 1", which was featured in Rolling Stone and reimagines deep cuts from the iconic artists who have influenced and inspired him the most, including Jackson Browne, The Clash, Gordon Lightfoot, Neil Young and AC/DC.

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21 Craven St. , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/20/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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Heavy Mountain Fest Pre-Party with MUNICIPAL WASTE !

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701 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 09/20/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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86 Patton Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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5 West Walnut Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/20/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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The Big Ol' Nasty Getdown Embodying the best of music's past and future, The Big Ol Nasty Getdown is a funk-fueled freaky time-machine of melodious mayhem. The concept first came to founder John Heintz during a late night jam session at a festival in Colorado. Aiming to record and capture the vibe and spontaneity of a festival style improve jam session, the brigade  took it to the studio in New Orleans in December of 2007. Heintz and his partners, Frank Mapstone and John-Paul Miller brought together 35 musicians from 20 of the hottest bands on the scene for their first gathering.  In a matter of days, the first 8 songs were written and recorded. During these initial days, the groundwork was laid down to build a collaboration that over a decade has grown into one of the largest musical collaborations in history.   The core group which also includes  vocalist Rev. Desmond D’Angelo, and horn players, Derrick Johnson and Greg Hollowell,  knew the idea of taking the project on the road was irresistible. After 10 years of being  predominantly a studio project, the gang is finally taking it to the stage. Pulling a rotating cast of musicians from their massive alumni, each show unique and takes the crowd and band on an unexpected fun filled musical journey.  Since the band’s inception, many legendary artists have been a part of studio and/or live performances.  Some of these include members of Red Hot Chili Peppers, George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, Sly & The Family Stone, Jane’s Addiction, Earth, Wind & Fire, Living Colour, 311, Taylor Dayne, Derek Trucks Band, James Brown Band, Fishbone, War,  Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band, Trulio Disgracias,  Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, The Meters, Galactic, Dumpstaphunk, Blackalicious, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Kool and the Gang, Mudvayne, Bill Wither’s Band, Sexual Chocolate Band and Karl Denson's Tiny Universe. You never quite know who you are going to see at a live show, but one thing is certain; you will GETDOWN!

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468 Riverside Drive , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/20/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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$15 Advance / $15 Door 5PM Door :: 9PM Show General Admission Standing Room :: Some Balcony Seating More than just a "tribute" to Lynyrd Skynyrd but a tribute to Ronnie Van Zant - the man that defined it. The Artimus Pyle Band is a high energy, true to the music, and true to the era rock group. One of the few that is on the road today. Artimus Pyle, Brad Durden, Jerry Lyda, and Scott Raines are not only a group of friends and contemporaries but a group with some of the most seasoned musician in the southeast.

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743 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 09/20/2019   Event Time: 10:00 PM

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106 North Lexington Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/21/2019   Event Time: 4:30 PM

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HEAVY MOUNTAIN FEST 2019 has announced its initial lineup featuring North Carolina stoner rock legends CORROSION OF CONFORMITY, Richmond’s darkened doom heroes WINDHAND & Miami’s sludge pop masters TORCHE. Phase two of lineup reveal will be announced Fri. June 21st!

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101 Biltmore Ave , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/21/2019   Event Time: 6:00 PM

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The Fruit of Labor Singing Ensemble, the cultural arm of Black Workers for Justice, has been organizing in communities and workplaces for more than thirty years now. Its been more than thirty years (30) of writing songs and creating music from Black, oppressed people and workers struggles! More than 30 years of performing, inspiring, educating, and raising funds for the freedom and workers rights struggles in the South in particular!Through various musical forms including gospel, reggae, rhythm and blues, jazz, protest, folk, work songs, chants, hip hop, spoken word, latin flavor and many others, Fruit of Labor Singing Ensemble has carried on our peoples struggle and working class tradition, history culture and legacy.The Ensembles latest recording (CD) of music, chants, and songs, STATE OF EMERGENCY, speaks to the unfolding historical challenges of war, womens oppression, youth and our peoples history of fighting oppression and racism. It also speaks to the need to continue workplace organizing to Unionize the South and to build solidarity as a necessity -- not an act of charity!

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185 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/21/2019   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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Our debut in the brand new tasting room at French Broad River Brewery!

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101 Fairview Road , Asheville, NC 28803
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Event Date: 09/21/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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87 Haywood Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/21/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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87 Haywood Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/21/2019   Event Time: 8:30 PM

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I'll be playing with Rebecca and the Reckoning

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86 Patton Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/21/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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Genre: Indie/FunkTickets: adv. $15 / dos. $20Show: 9PM (Doors: 8PM)Ages: 21+ Magic City Hippies If you’re playing in Miami, you’ve got to get bodies moving. Over the years, the city has been home to Latin pop royalty and ascendant Soundcloud rappers; played host to bass-booming EDM fests and the golden years of disco legends. It’s also why Miami’s latest genre-defying dynamos, Magic City Hippies, are primed to take their infectious indie-funk around the world. “We’re always out to entertain people,” promises singer-guitarist Robby Hunter. “Miami is a nightlife city,” he adds with a tinge of excitement. “People are oriented towards staying out all night. Anything you do has to make them dance.”As Magic City Hippies approach the Aug. 16 release of their standout debut album Modern Animal -- a mosaic of poolside grooves and lingering, sun-kissed melodies -- the trio’s origin story remains central to its crowd-pleasing mission statement. First it was just Hunter -- hustling the Miami streets, plugging his guitar and looping pedals into whatever power source he could find. Sometimes crowds formed; sometimes others joined in. On a good night, he’d maybe earn a hundred bucks. The next stop was Barracuda Bar & Grill, a popular Coconut Grove dive where Hunter became a regular performer and forged a sublime chemistry with the rest of Magic City Hippies’ present-day lineup: guitarist John Coughlin and drummer-producer Pat Howard. They began playing ‘90s rock and hip-hop covers to weekend warriors and college crowd regulars, before live-testing their first original tracks in 2011. “There was something special when we played those sets,” Howard remembers. “We’d go for four hours, not even rehearsing. Then Robby came to the table with some originals.”  The easygoing psych-rap nugget “Corazon,” released when they were still called Robby Hunter Band, shot to No. 1 on the Hype Machine in 2013; after shifting to Magic City Hippies, “Fanfare,” the swaggering opening track off 2015’s Hippie Castle EP, topped Spotify’s Global Viral 50 chart, thanks to a burgeoning online fanbase. With brothers Ferny (keyboard) and Guillermo Belisario (bass) added to a now-indomitable live lineup, Magic City Hippies embarked on extensive tours supporting bands like Hippo Campus and Moon Taxi. Crowds doubled and tripled, confidence soared. Still unsigned and completely independent in their approach, Magic City Hippies pushed distractions aside and worked tirelessly towards their first LP.“We’ve been touring for three years,” Hunter says. “The album has a lot to do with the toll it's taken on our relationships and lives.” No kidding: Robby was fired from a full-time job and ended a relationship of over eight years. Swirling single “SPF” comes to terms with a cheating partner through beams of Toro Y Moi-inspired Auto-Tune and bass licks. “What Would I Do” rides a catchy bossa hook towards the sonic equivalent of a Miami sunset. The sultry “Modern Animal” explores the liberation of open relationships through an irresistible Tame Impala rhythm and a safari of synthesizers. Clearly, inspirations abound -- Hunter occasionally raps a la Odelay-era Beck or Anthony Kedis when he’s addicted to the shindig -- but their self-described “indie funk” sound remains uniquely their own. “People always say it’s hard to find another band we sound like,” Howard says. “I’m proud of that -- any song could be a single.”Modern Animal is set to crown Magic City Hippies as one of streaming’s ascendant indie bands, while taking their captivating live show to major festivals like Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo, and BottleRock, alongside plenty of North American headline gigs through 2020. web: http://magiccityhippies.com vid: https://youtu.be/m9c57BnOlhg SegoSego's Spencer Petersen and Thomas Carroll were both birthed in the burgeoning Provo, Utah music scene. However, finding inspiration in the dissonance that the towering structures and bustling city offers over the mountains and relative quiet of Provo, both relocated to an old pasta factory in downtown LA. Through various projects together, both founding members uncovered their distinct sound: lazy, grungy guitars with digital overlays and refreshingly honest lyrics. The band’s debut album surprises with angular guitars, complex arrangements and musings from an 80’s kid contemplating the void left from the misguided hope of our youth.web: http://segosucks.comvid: https://youtu.be/Ig_L6nQY434

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31 Patton Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/21/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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The Asheville Area Arts Council Color Ball will be bouncing around Asheville venues all day raising money for one of the most important aspects of our lives: ART!!! So check out the website www.ashevillearts.com/rubyball and get some! We play at the Funkatorium around 9

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147 Coxe Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/21/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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Les Filles de Illighadad live at The Mothlight!

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701 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 09/21/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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31 Patton Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/21/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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Polish Ambassador The Polish Ambassador (real name David Sugalski) is raising the bar for what it means to be a professionally touring musician. Sure, the electronic musician lays claim to producing the sweetest beats this side of the Milky Way Galaxy, but the world’s funkiest diplomat is also using his popularity to steer the millennial generation toward a nourishing and sustainable way of relating with art, community and the planet. From birthing the Permaculture Action Movement (a movement where the energy of show/festival goers is catalyzed into community action), to launching a Village Building Convergence in his hometown to creating a program where nutritious beverage options are available at music venues on a routed TPA tour, the ambassador is using his clout to make real, tangible change, and along the way inspiring hundreds of thousands.  With a stack of 17 albums and countless remixes, the jumpsuited one ( that’s right…TPA rocks the freshest jumpsuit) has swirled together a cornucopia of music for your auditory senses…and your booty. Over the last decade, his sound has dipped and swirled through a staggering range of styles, each album exploring uncharted sonic territory. Warm, analogue dreamwave; mind-altering glitch; world-infused groove; bass-fueled breaks; sexified down-tempo; electric lullabies; and psy-fi funk are just a few of the genres that have poured from the Ambassador’s soul into earbuds and ghetto-blasters across the galaxy.  In the live setting, expect to be taken on a masterfully crafted and evocative journey mixing old and new into an auditory canvas that will spark nostalgia, titilate your senses, and make you drop that bottom like it was ‘92…3092. All of that music you hear? It’s all created via solar power on TPA’s off-grid community homestead AND it’s available for free or “Name Your Price.” Just one of the ways The Ambassador says “Thank You” to all of the people out there who have supported the project along the way.  So if TPA’s earth-space escalade is docking at a city or festival near you…dust off your onesie, get ready to boogie and gear up for an epic community action day. Welcome to the future, where we don’t just party. We party with a purpose.

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468 Riverside Drive , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/21/2019   Event Time: 10:00 PM

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42 Biltmore Ave , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/22/2019   Event Time: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

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To open your voice, receive song, and create magic. Sunday, September 22nd ~ Ambrose West, 312 Haywood Rd Asheville, NC 28806 ~ 1:00 - 3:30pm PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY TO START ON TIME. $35 Super Early Bird (very limited!) / $40 Early Advance (limited) / $45 Regular Advance / $50 At The Door (if there are any left) Tickets here: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4351434 This is a new offering, combining workshop and unplugged concert -- diving into opening the voice, singing through fears, songwriting & lyrics, live looping, performance energetics, and dialogue about Life -- as well as a little acoustic song-sharing of some of Ayla's songs, which all can sing together in the later portion of the event : ) Come and be part of this weaving of beauty, of this prayer of LIFE. A workshop that leads us into a deeper understanding of our own voices, how to receive and create music, find words and shape lyrics, follow melodies into whole songs, and trust ourselves as we do it all. Ayla is a weaver of magic. She uplifts the spirit bringing freedom and dance to the voice. Through trusting our ability to listen and create sound, we learn to trust our own intuition and power to be creators of our lives. Each time we sing, we find new edges, and by leaning into them we can see who we are becoming. We sing for the Joy of it. And we sing for the Need of it, to make offerings of sound that can ripple out and make beauty and good for this planet. You don't have to be a songwriter or singer to join us! ALL are welcome ~ this is a workshop on opening to the creative impulse that wants to come through You, whether you're a singer, writer, gardener, builder, painter, dancer, or want to simply grow your creative self. LIMITED TICKETS. BOOK YOURS NOW!! https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4351434 If you are coming or interested please visit the facebook page to let us know and share with your friends. WHAT TO BRING: - Cushion to sit on - Water bottle - Tea or other desired drink - Notebook and pen (for those who wish to take notes) - Your open hearts!! - No need to print tickets, we will have your names on the list. Out of your cave you're a beast of another dawn Like a wake on the current that her voice will Carry you for another lifetime Keep your sight set right, leadin with the Sound of the the arrow, fly ~ Ayla Nereo (Ivory Tongue) LINKS http://www.aylanereo.com/ https://aylanereo.bandcamp.com/ https://www.facebook.com/ayla.nereo.music/ BIOGRAPHY Ayla Nereo's voice hits straight to the heart. With an array of loop-pedals by her side, she builds layer upon layer of vocal melodies into fierce, sweeping harmonies and weaves syncopated threads of guitar, kalimba, piano, and percussion into each live performance. Her lucid storytelling and lyrical imagery are water for the thirsty soul; words and sounds that crack open the heart, and embody the many folds of our own selves. Raised on opera, 60s folk, and psychedelic rock, Aylas music touches both the timeless and modern; where prayerful circle songs, mantra, and roots music meet ancient beats and folktronica. Crafting an immersive soundscape we can dive into, Aylas performances are each their own inspired journey; an enchanting and poignant experience that holds you by the heart and doesnt let go. One of the most poignant voices currently floating about A poet, musician, visionary, and mystic, Ayla Nereo is an otherworldly artist who shares the fruits of her soul. ~ The Huffington Post {e_description}#x5b;Ayla's{e_description}#x5d; relationship with the earth is imprinted in her music expansive and intriguing. ~ Billboard Can you fall in love with a sound? Can love itself be expressed in sound? Because if so, this is surely that sound..." ~ Collapse Board Prosodic storytelling" ~ Paste Magazine Amazing creativity ~ ART Hound "Ayla Nereo's voice was shocking... beautiful." ~ Tiny Mix Tapes "The lucid instrument here is Ayla's voice... a mechanism dedicated to the running consciousness of her lyrics." ~ The Deli SF Keep an eye to the sky and an ear to the ground... there is a revolution of conscious hearing, a casting-off of bitter judgment, and it's in your eyes...

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312 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/22/2019   Event Time: 3:00 PM

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Jangling Sparrows Duo plays a FREE show on the patio stage at The Grey Eagle in Asheville, NC!

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185 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/22/2019   Event Time: 5:00 PM

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G. Love and Special Sauce Garrett "G.Love" Dutton, Jeffrey "The Houseman" Clemens and Jimmy "Jazz" Prescott are celebrating their 25th year as touring and recording artists. With over 15 records released, this pioneering band has been an influence to artists such as Jack White, Jack Johnson, The Avett Brothers, Slightly Stoopid and many more. With their signature blend of Delta Blues, Hip Hop, Funk, Rock and Roll and Jazz, The Special Sauce have literally created their own funky stew of American music. Expect a high energy mashup of funky beats and songs written from the front porch to get the world smiling and dancing to the positive message of Love and the Blues.

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468 Riverside Drive , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/22/2019   Event Time: 5:00 PM

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w GLove & Special Sauce

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468 Riverside Drive , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/22/2019   Event Time: 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM

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Mr. Mange Words like indie, rock and alternative get thrown around in modern music in too vague a fashion, but at their heart invoke the epitome of newness and originality. These terms are a much better way to describe the powerhouse of sound that Mr. Mange brings to the table. Founded on the basis of a swirling variety of influences, Mr. Mange brings a sound as fresh as the band itself. Castle Black (NYC) With an intense live show, “impossible to tell what was coming next, except that it was bound to be loud and hard and intense – and catchy" -NY Music Daily Sane Voids Grunge/punk/fuzz rock Odditorium 7:30PM $5

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1045 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 09/22/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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Face-to-face songwriting and musical interplay put to tape: the classic studio setting is juxtaposed on Local Natives’ fourth full-length, VIOLET STREET [Loma Vista Recordings] with modern production and visuals to form a timeless album. The band’s signature soaring 3-part harmonies are augmented by loops of tape, physically spliced and transformed by hand, the result of experimenting in the studio with producer Shawn Everett [Alabama Shakes, Kacey Musgraves, The War On Drugs] is a band renewed.

In essence, Local Natives [Taylor Rice (vocals, guitar), Kelcey Ayer (vocals, keys), Ryan Hahn (vocals, guitar), Matt Frazier (drums), and Nik Ewing (vocals, bass, keys)] return to the methods of their 2009 debut Gorilla Manor, but with the bonds of their union fortified and with the growth of wisdom accrued in the studio and on stage in front of millions of worldwide fans.

“The record is about us reconnecting to playing off of each other,” states Taylor. “We didn’t go into separate corners, produce our own songs, and bring them to the group. Back when we made Gorilla Manor, we lived together in one house and made a frantically creative environment. This time, we were in a massive warehouse with Shawn, jamming, and relying on each other often until three or four in the morning for several nights straight. It was fun, but also pushed us to outdo each other. We got back to our strengths. We’ve always been super collaborative and democratic, as we have three songwriters and singers, and all five of us have a lot of creative input. This was the most collaborative and open we’ve been though. We were raw and vulnerable. It’s the first time we didn’t do any pre-production, we went in and built the record out of nothing.”

“Not only was the band at its most collaborative, we’ve never collaborated alongside a producer so closely,” adds Kelcey. “Shawn became like an unofficial sixth member. It was amazing to go that deep with him.” Everett did what the best producers are supposed to, getting the best Art direction: Public-Library dynamics out of a group of musicians who have been together a long time. “Taylor, Ryan and I worked together on the songwriting and lyrics, but Nik and Matt also contributed so much to this record,” Kelcey says. “Nik has beautiful lines and textures all over the album, and Matt’s drumming has never been better.”

In many ways, all paths converged upon VIOLET STREET. Prior, the group progressed their sound over the course of three full-lengths, the aforementioned Gorilla Manor, Hummingbird [2013], and, most recently, Sunlit Youth [2016]. The latter received praise from The FADER, Consequence of Sound, The Guardian, and more as “Dark Days” exceeded 45 million Spotify streams followed by “Coins” with 23 million Spotify streams. In between countless sold out shows and festival appearances – including a standout Coachella 2017 set – they’ve graced the stages of Austin City Limits, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, The Late Late Show With James Corden, and more. And they tested new sonic waters, recording a cover of Kanye West’s “Ultralight Beam,” which Complex called “beautiful.”

After the tour cycle concluded in support of Sunlit Youth, the musicians decided to go back to square one in 2018. Rather than separately write, track, and contribute parts via email, they congregated in person at Shawn’s studio and warehouse, rekindling their chemistry and nodding to a tried-and-true tactic employed at the start of their career.

“Writing and touring Sunlit Youth was pretty tumultuous for a lot of reasons,” admits Ryan. “We needed to come home and figure out how we relate to each other again. We talked about our relationships very candidly. Making new music together was a reset and a way to feel grounded in all the chaos around us.

That brings us to the album’s key question of “What keeps us grounded?” It comes to life in the swooning delivery, shimmering keys, and airy strumming of “Café Amarillo,” which speaks directly to the central theme of VIOLET STREET. “With all of the chaos in the world, where do you find your shelter?” asks Kelcey. “For me, it’s the shelter I share with my wife when we’re together. It’s our love.”

“Lyrically, the one thread between all ten tracks is shelter,” Taylor elaborates. “Of course, we have relationships with our significant others, but we also find shelter in community, friendships, and the band. They are at the heart of VIOLET STREET.”

Sonically, shelter assumes many different forms. Powered by a healthy helping of slide guitar courtesy of Ryan, “Someday Now” channels the energy of “a haunted Hawaiian film noir party.” Then, there’s “Shy,” which swings from “swampy jungle” drums into a danceable groove punctuated by a “wild Tusk-inspired horn section like a Marching band freaking out.” Threepart harmonies take flight on “Garden of Elysian,” while the finale “Tap Dancer” culminates on resounding piano waltzing towards a heavenly and hypnotic send-off punctuated by otherworldly voice transmissions. Lyrically, “It’s about tapping into those pure feelings and emotions, before the noise of the world distracts you,” says Ryan. “You’re getting back to a simpler place and having perspective and childlike joy.”

With Shawn as the “total genius mad scientist” at the helm, the musicians pushed themselves to refine their vision like never before. Widening the sonic palette, they played a series of avant garde and classic films in the background to draw inspiration, choosing ranging from Kurosawa samurai films, Drive, and Citizen Kane to Endless Summer and the work of Alejandro Jodorowsky. As a result, “it elevated the songwriting,” according to Kelcey. Ryan laughs, “We took some pages from the Brian Eno playbook”.

The music evokes an expansive scope introduced by the lush guitars, iridescent harmonies, and paranoiac pop vocals of the single “When Am I Gonna Lose You.”

“I got married last year, and ‘When Am I Gonna Lose You’ is the zig zagging, arduous journey for me to get there,” says Taylor. “I found myself in an amazing relationship, but I always felt like it was going to go away, fall apart, and crumble. A never-ending looping feeling in the back of my head that things can’t last, and the final leap it takes to get past that. It’s set in Big Sur on the coast, which was an important part of our story. I’m diving into murky emotions of anxiety and doubt in the middle of love and joy.”

Named after the Downtown address where Shawn operates his studio, the album encapsulates the spirit of the city in all of its widescreen splendor for the quintet. “Los Angeles is an important character in the music,” explains Kelcey. “VIOLET STREET embodied the space where we were able to make the songs and harness energy. Musically, we were both looking forward and experimenting, but leaning on time honored techniques as well. Similarly, the LA is growing and expanding culturally right now, but remains classic. Everything came to life in this place. All of our emotions and ideas were represented by VIOLET STREET.

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101 Biltmore Ave , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/23/2019   Event Time: 5:15 PM

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Fall Equinox Sound Mediation, 5:30-6:30pm

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39 South Market Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/24/2019   Event Time: 6:00 PM

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Solo show. Enjoy the beauty of Biltmore park w/ half off bottled wine every Monday and Tuesday at 131 Main. Great atmosphere, great live music.

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308 Thetford St , Asheville, NC 28803
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Event Date: 09/25/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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185 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/25/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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From their first LP Are You In or Out? (2009) to their latest LP Casual Acquaintances (2018), The Growlers have forged their own twisted path on the global music scene. They’re the party band that grew into a traveling circus that spawned their own hit event, Beach Goth. Lead singer Brooks Nielsen draws a particular devotion among Growlers fans, as does chief cohort Matt Taylor, The Growlers’ music director and lead guitarist. The band’s 2016 LP, City Club, produced by Julian Casablancas, saw them expand their palette to include West African, dance and electronic influences.

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101 Biltmore Ave , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/25/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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701 Haywood Rd. , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 09/25/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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The Mothlight , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 09/26/2019   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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Mike Kenton (guitar), Jim Tanner (guitar) & Connor Law (upright bass).

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85 W Walnut St , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/26/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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Simultaneously familiar and fresh, the Steel Wheels bring a singular energy to every note they play and sparkling craf to each song. Tis potent combination, paired with a robust tour calendar, have made the veteran band hands-down favorites of fans and peers alike. From their base in Virginias Blue Ridge Mountains, TSW have played the most prestigious festivals, listening rooms, and clubs in the world, cementing a reputation as one of the top independent bands on the scene today.While 2017s stunning studio album, Wild As We Came Here, was still ringing in the air, the band shone a light on their concerts with the release of two EPs of live music; Volume 1: Live at the Station Inn, and Volume 2: Live at The Jefferson Teatre. Ever ambitious and not content to let moss grow under their feet, the Wheels returned to the woods of Maine and studio-retreat of Sam Kassirer, producer of Wild, to record another studio album, Over Te Trees, to be released in July 2019.In keeping with their relentless growth, the quartet has become a quintet with the permanent addition of percussionist Kevin Garcia to the longtime lineup of Brian Dickel, Trent Wagler, Jay Lapp, and Eric Brubaker.2019 also marks the seventh year for the Steel Wheels signature event; the Red Wing Roots Music Festival. Held in Natural Chimney Park in Mt. Solon, Virginia, the annual celebration of roots music and the outdoors hosts a dazzling musical lineup and a wide array of non-musical activities, including organized bike rides, morning yoga, and hikes, allowing fans to take full advantage of the beautiful landscape of the park and surrounding area. Te wide variety of opportunities and the family-friendly nature of Red Wing Roots have made it a perfect destination for music and nature lovers of all ages with the event regularly selling out year afer year.

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185 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/26/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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87 Haywood Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/26/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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185 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 09/26/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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101 Biltmore Ave , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/27/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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Stephen Evans is one of 3 songwriters slated to play this Songwriters Showcase. Lucy Ray and Kyley Byrd join the lineup! Hosted by Tommy Yon!

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144 Coxe Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/27/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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2 South Pack Square , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/27/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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5 West Walnut Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/27/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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101 Biltmore Ave , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/27/2019   Event Time: 9:00 PM

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468 Riverside Drive , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 09/28/2019   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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Solo show. Details TBD

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101 Fairview Road , Asheville, NC 28803
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Event Date: 09/28/2019   Event Time: 7:00 PM

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in the meadow!

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12 Old Charlotte Highway , Asheville, NC 28803
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87 Haywood Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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160 Tunnel Road , Asheville, NC 28801
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110 North Lexington Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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British Invasion show; Upstairs Lounge

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743 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 09/28/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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Worthwhile Sounds presents: An Evening with Stephane Wrembel Saturday, September 28th, 2019 Doors: 7pm Show: 8pm Fully Seated Show Tickets: $20 ADV / $25 DOS / $30 VIP Stephane Wrembel is presenting his new album The Django Experiment IV. The Django Experiment is a special series of recordings. The concept is a tribute to the great guitar master, Django Reinhardt; mixing compositions and influences from other landscapes of the musical world, aiming to create an inner journey for the listener.   "Perhaps the most creative improviser in Gypsy jazz today, Mr. Wrembel plays the guitar with a rich and colorful lyricism." - NY Times   Stephane Wrembel is quite simply one of the finest guitar players in the world. The breadth and range of his playing and compositions are unmatched. To say that Wrembel— who learned his craft among the Gypsies at campsites in the French countryside— has already had a remarkable career would be an under-statement. This prolific, virtuoso guitarist has been releasing a steady stream of music since 2006 and has truly made his mark as one of the most original guitar voices in contemporary music. Stephane Wrembel is widely known for “Bistro Fada”, the theme song from the 2011 Woody Allen Oscar winning film and Grammy Award winning soundtrack, Midnight In Paris. Born in Paris and raised in Fontainebleau, the home of Impressionism and Django, Wrembel has been based in the New York City region for the past 20 years and since his studies at Berklee. He has toured around the world, and is very active on the musical scene in many countries including USA, Canada, France, Israel and India. Recently, Stephane has performed as a headliner at the legendary Carnegie Hall and at The Town Hall in New York as well as at the Festival Django Reinhardt in France. Wrembel has also headlined at Lincoln Center, played major Festivals, recorded with mandolin legend David Grisman, toured with master violinist Mark O’Connor and shared stages with al long list of world renowned musicians.  

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312 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC
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