31 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC, 28801
Who: Makayan//A Ghost Like Me//Jones For Revival (Rock/Jam/Livetronica)
Where: Asheville Music Hall
When: May 30, 2014
Makayan is a 5-piece group from the mountain of Asheville, NC. Makayan is a group of five friends who love each others company and making ONE sound together. Makayan spends the majority of it’s time playing music and practicing to bring the best possible experience to our live show. Makayan is currently recording it’s first full length studio album. The currently unnamed album will be released early in 2014 accompanied by a tour of the east coast. Makayan loves you.
:::A GHOST LIKE ME:::
“I am another you, you are another me. All is one and one is all”. This is the philosophy that Asheville, NC based Instrumental Space Rocktronica band, A Ghost Like Me, exists by. Self-described as “Theme Music for the Human Experience”, AGLM strives to bring you within yourself to elevate your soul, expand your consciousness and push the boundaries of your auditory senses. With a swirling of influences including Ozric Tentacles, Shpongle, Gong, The Mars Volta, Lotus, Tortoise, Mahavishnu Orchestra, A Perfect Circle, Pink Floyd, Mogwai, & STS9, AGLM has developed their own unique brand of other-worldly space rock.
:::JONES FOR REVIVAL:::
Ohio grown – Jones For Revival formed in 2004. Ever since the beginning the band’s goal has been to re-introduce the improvisational aspect of music into groovy, upbeat tunes that audiences of all ages could enjoy. While covering many different genre’s of music (such as Funk, Reggae, Afro-Pop, Jazz, Disco, House, Drum&Bass) and with the amount of energy flowing through each members body while performing on stage, Jones’s live set speaks for itself. Throughout the journey the band has strengthened their ability to project a positive vibe to their listeners and has gained a following of loyal fans who share the same musical understanding and appreciation as they do.
Jones has played shows with many national acts including Further, Dark Star Orchestra, Moe., Umphrey’s McGee, Keller Williams, Rusted Root, Gov’t Mule, EOTO, Tea Leaf Green, Yonder Mountain String Band, and even Blue Oyster Cult. The band also has their own annual music festival – JONESFEST – held at Ohio’s famous Nelson Ledges Quarry Park.
Jones For Revival’s live show captures the audiences attention through a transfer of energy which is channeled through each band member and shared directly with the listener.. Jones is a firm believer in the power of music and will continue to fill people’s souls with great energy for years to come.