David Bazan will perform songs from his new album, Blanco — along with other tunes from his back catalog — when he appears onstage at The Grey Eagle Wednesday, July 13. Source: David Bazan’s solo tour brings him to Asheville | Mountain XpressRead more "DAVID BAZAN’S SOLO TOUR BRINGS HIM TO ASHEVILLE"
BY ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES EDWIN ARNAUDIN As Jerry Seinfeld might say, “What’s the deal with these EDM artists putting on masks and then taking them off? Doesn’t that defeat the purpose? Now instead of ‘Pixie Stix! Love the show!’ it’s ‘Hey, Bob, keep up the good work.’” Daft Punk’s Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter have […]Read more "MASKED EDM MARVEL SLOW MAGIC AT THE ORANGE PEEL DOWNTOWN ASHEVILLE"
BY MOUNTAIN XPRESS LEA MCLELLAN Comedian and one-time Ashevillean Joe Zimmerman has been building an impressive resume over the last two years. The sharp-witted, New York-based comic has appeared on “Conan,” “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson” and season 8 of NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” and he recorded a Comedy Centralhalf-hour special in 2014. […]Read more "COMEDIAN JOE ZIMMERMAN RETURNS TO ASHEVILLE"
BY ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES TONY KISS After two years of planning, months of construction and one change in location, Bold Rock Hard Cider is ready to begin production in Mills River, just a few miles from the big Sierra Nevada brewery. Bold Rock has completed renovations of a 22,000-square-foot building at 72 School House Road in Mills River, […]Read more "BOLD ROCK HARD CIDER READY TO OPEN IN MILLS RIVER, NC"
BY ASHEVILLE CITIZEN TIMES EMILY PATRICK The Asheville Drum Circle, a fixture of downtown life during the warm months, is no longer seasonal. For the first time, it has a winter home. Since its typical location, Pritchard Park, becomes inhospitable when the temperature drops, the drum circle is moving to New Mountain music venue until the weather […]Read more "ASHEVILLE DRUM CIRCLE MOVES INDOORS FOR THE WINTER"
BY ASHEVILLE CITIZEN TIMES EMILY PATRICK A major motion picture filming in Asheville is seeking all ages and types to work as extras. The film crew, led by director Jody Hill of “Eastbound and Down” and “Vice Principals,” has been working in Buncombe County this fall, according to Lisa Mae Fincannon, who worked on casting for the […]Read more "JODY HILL / DANNY McBRIDE / JOSH BROLIN MOVIE, ‘THE LEGACY OF A WHITETAIL DEER HUNTER’, SEEKING ASHEVILLE EXTRAS"
BY NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ADVENTURE MAGAZINE Where to Live and Play! Asheville’s outdoor enthusiasts come together for the festivals, markets, and bohemian art and music scenes in this Blue Ridge Mountains hot spot. PLAY Trek the Big Fork Ridge Loop in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The 9.3-mile (15-kilometer) circuit is notorious for its rough terrain […]Read more "NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ADVENTURE NAMES ASHEVILLE A BEST ADVENTURE TOWN"