Tag: gigs

Ami and Krekel Unplugged at the Hop West

Ami and Krekel Unplugged at the Hop West

Ami Worthen and Krekel, AKA The Mad Tea Party played an enjoyable set of music in a West Asheville favorite intimate setting, the Hop West. Helped by Ami’s sister, Jennifer, on a couple of songs, the duo ran down original songs, covers and old timey string songs to the enjoyment of all present.

Emperor X Rocks Harvest Records

Emperor X Rocks Harvest Records

Emperor X blew into town with a couple of guys from Johnson City, TN that had only met a few hours before. For most bands/singer-song-writers, this would be a disaster. For Emperor X, it is routine–a welcome way to keep his wits fresh and mind sharp. As he travels around the country he buries tapes […]

Rabbit at the Hop

Rabbit at the Hop

Is it raining candy? Are you sipping on sunshine? Then you must be listening to “Rabbit!”.Taking a musical cue from the bubblegum scene of the late 1960’s and marrying it with a quirky combination of acoustic and electronic instruments, Rabbit! creates indie pop for the new millennium. Rabbit is a quartet out of Florida on […]

Sugarfoot Serenaders play at The Hop

Sugarfoot Serenaders play at The Hop

The Hop ice-cream cafes in North and West Asheville have begun a series of free, family-friendly shows presenting local performers. The Sugarfoot Serenaders kept the kids dancing with a warm and lively show at the cafe on Merrimon Ave.