Intercontinentally-influenced instrumental quintet Toubab Krewe's third studio album, Stylo, is out now and the band are embarking on an extensive tour in its support. Toubab Krewe will be at Ellington Underground, Asheville 4/20-21 Asheville-based instrumental quintet Toubab Krewe have just released their third studio album Stylo. The eight-track compilation is a testament to the West African influenced band’s creative abilities to produce genre-bending rhythms and … Continue reading Asheville’s Toubab Krewe Release “Stylo”, On Tour Now
A beloved folk singer presents an impassioned account of the fall and rise of the small American towns she cherishes. Dar will talk about her travels, her book, and her observations from traveling and meeting folks in small towns all over the country. She's got some ideas to share about urban planning. She'll even play a … Continue reading Malaprop’s Presents An Evening with Dar Williams on Her Book “What I Found in a Thousand Towns”
Angel Olsen Releases "Phases" Rarity Compilation, On Tour Now. In Asheville Dec. 16 at the Orange Peel.
ACTIVE ARCHIVE is a stream of programs that pairs the museum’s extensive collection with contemporary artists, curators, and cultural thinkers. It launches with an exhibition featuring the museum’s permanent collection curated by Philadelphia-based interdisciplinary artist Martha McDonald. PERFORMANCE + ARTIST Q+A – 69 Broadway Friday, November 17 and Saturday, November 18, 7pm Music for Modernist Shapes: … Continue reading Black Mountain College Museum Presents PERFORMANCE: Music for Modernist Shapes: Reimagining Spectodrama
Nora Jane Struthers on tour for 'Champion', at Isis Music Hall 11/16 Great vulnerability is often part and parcel of great artistry. The songs that last decades and weave themselves into the fabric of listeners' lives are usually the ones in which an artist lays her soul bare for the world to hear. Nora Jane … Continue reading Nora Jane Struthers ‘Champion’, Her Most Adventurous and Fully Realized Work
Gov't Mule Including An Appearance by Special Guest Ann Wilson Trey Anastasio & Classic TAB The Avett Brothers Les Bros. (Jaimoe, Marc Quiñones, Jack Pearson, Lamar Williams Jr. Bruce Katz & more) Blackberry Smoke + Special Guests Jake Shimabukuro Holly Bowling Brandon “Taz” Niederauer Kevn Kinney Mike Barnes +More To Be Announced! Saturday December 9, 2017 at … Continue reading Warren Haynes Christmas Jam in Asheville, Saturday December 9