Tag: bands

Shindig on the Green

Shindig on the Green

Shindig on the Green kicked off its 2011 season at Pack Square Park in downtown Asheville. Asheville’s long-running mountain dance and music event features regional musicians and cloggers performing on the new Bascom Lamar Lunsford stage in front of City-County Plaza. Lunsford founded the Mountain Dance and Folk Festival, which co-produces Shindig. Locals and tourists […]

Dustin Spagnola New Work At Harvest Records

Dustin Spagnola New Work At Harvest Records

Harvest Records hosted a show of new works by West Asheville artist Dustin Spagnola. For this show, Spagnola, a mixed-media artist, draws heavily from musical influences in his life here in Asheville. Mixed with images of local artists like Pierce Edens and Jaye Bartell are those of his travelling musical heroes such as Ian Mackaye […]

Downtown After 5

Downtown After 5

Downtown After 5 has become an Asheville tradition of giving music and a street party to the people of Asheville. Always a good crowd of Friday after-work revelers in a family-friendly, outdoor pub kinda way. This week had two bands, but we caught only the 2nd one, The New Familiars.

Wednesday at Pulp

Wednesday at Pulp

On off nights, there is a club under the Orange Peel called Pulp. Off nights for upstairs that is. This is an intimate room and one of the best places to see local bands like they were playing in your very own man-cave. This night saw a newish band to the Asheville music scene, The […]

RollerPalooza 2011

RollerPalooza 2011

The Blue Ridge Roller Girls hold a fundraiser and battle of the bands at the Grey Eagle. The funds raised will go to help them acquire a suitable training space in Asheville. For the past 4 years they have been going to Hendersonville. The battle of the bands was to let fans vote for who […]