Unique Night of Music at Isis Music Hall

Dangermuffin

Photos and writing courtesy of AskAsheville Music Correspondent Robert Forte.

Unique Night of Music at Isis Music Hall Featuring Dangermuffin, Weather & Waves (featuring Brock Butler of Perpetual Groove), Les Amis and More Thursday September 3rd 

The true litmus test regarding any live music venue should rest solely in the metric that sits atop most avid concert goers’ checklists, how does the venue actually sound?

Although I have individual soft spots for the litany of live music hamlets […]

An Italian Feast in Asheville North Carolina

Asheville Italian Restaurant

Italian food was not that easy to find years ago in Asheville. Everything from pizza to amazing cuisine, as the years passed, the options became more and more. Many of the folks that owned these restaurants were from out of town, some having the New York connection. I remember years ago, a place named Savoy was our absolute favorite for Seafood and Italian dishes. A few others came on the scene, all having just about […]

Asheville Named #1 Hippie Hideout in America

Asheville Hippie Hideout

Sure enough, in Asheville we are known for our hippies. Some have labeled us Hippie City USA, and others call Asheville… One Big Hippie Fest. I recently read on Twitter where someone said they finally found out where all of the hippies have gone, referring to Asheville North Carolina. Either way, if you have even a little “hippie” in you; you will surely like this place.

On the alot website, in the travel section, they […]

The Get Right Band: Out to Prove Nice Guys Can Finish First

The Get Right Band

Photos and writing courtesy of AskAsheville Music Correspondent Robert Forte.

The Get Right Band sat down with AskAsheville.com to talk about their origin story, what the band would define as success and their upcoming show at The ISIS Music Hall this Thursday August 20th alongside Silas Durocher’s ensemble string side project, Love Struck Suckers.

Patton and Lexington Avenues will never be confused with the glitz and glamour of Hollywood & Vine nor will Asheville’s own Get […]

David Earl – Asheville’s Swamp Gospel King Goes Romantic

David Earl

Photos and writing courtesy of AskAsheville Music Correspondent Robert Forte.

David Earl sat down with AskAsheville.com to discuss his personal Asheville story, the many faces of his band the Plowshares as well his soon-to-be-released solo acoustic EP, Worth The Trouble.

David Earl is in some ways exactly what you would expect in terms of being an Asheville based musician; unassuming, amiable, astute and beyond incredibly talented.

Yet what struck me more about Earl was his honesty regarding his […]