Entries tagged: Blues


The Patrick Dodd Band (Friday, November 7th, 6:30pm)

08.29.2014 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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The Patrick Dodd Band plays live at Highland Brewing Company in Asheville, North Carolina

After years of honing his chops on Beale Street in Memphis, TN, Native Memphian, Patrick Dodd was recently thrust into the national spotlight as a contestant on NBC’s The Voice. Viewers loved his signature rasping growl that echoes with soul and heartfelt rocking rhythm that Dodd displayed on stage for a worldwide audience to hear! Viewers cried "Foul" when Dodd was eliminated from the show and demanded he get on the road and tour.

“Being on Season 4 of The Voice was an amazing opportunity because it gave me a national fan base that otherwise would have taken years on the road...

Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Friday, November 7th, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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Leigh Glass & the Hazards (Friday, August 1st, 6:30pm)

07.24.2014 Grant DaSantos 1 Comments
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"Glass is a blues-infected troubadour..."

The best compliment songwriter and front woman, Leigh Glass, has ever received was when a fan approached her after a show and said,”Your music makes me wanna go home and make love to my husband.” The bluesy songstress and her band, the Hazards, play their own gutsy, charismatic style of rock and roll. The songs are original and the live show is sweaty, passionate, funny, and engaging.

“I tell people, if you sit in the front row ,you're gonna get (accidentally) spit on!”

With deep roots in Western North Carolina - - her...

Location:Highland's Tasting Room
When: Friday, August 1st, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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Delta Moon (Friday, September 19th, 6:30pm)

07.12.2014 Drew Stevenson 1 Comments
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Delta Moon’s music is a strong mix of personalities and sounds. A chance meeting in an Atlanta, GA music store brought the two founders, Tom Gray and Mark Johnson, together. Tom tried to sell Mark a Dobro out of the back of his van. Tom remembers the girl with Mark whispering, “Let’s get out of here.” Mark didn’t buy the guitar, but the two exchanged phone numbers and soon were playing together regularly in coffee shops and barbecue joints around Atlanta. Mark came up with the name Delta Moon after a pilgrimage to Muddy Waters’ cabin near Clarksdale, Mississippi.

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Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Friday, September 19th, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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Woody Wood Wednesdays in the meadow! (Wednesday, August 27th, 5:30pm)

06.19.2014 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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Woody Wood plays at Highland Brewing Company in Asheville, North Carolina

Aaron Wood is quite the renaissance music man. He grew up steeped in the traditions of blues and folk music of North Carolina. His father has shared the stage with the likes of Bill Monroe and Ralph Stanley and performed at The Grand Ole Opry, taking Aaron with him every chance he got. It didn't take long before the music took hold, and he studied any kind of music he could get his fingers on.

One look at the long list of artists he has shared the stage with exemplifies his diversity and respect from his musical peers. From Jimmy Martin to Leon Russel, R.L. Burnside to Warren...

Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Wednesday, August 27th, 2014, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
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Rock Academy Class Performance (Saturday, May 10th, 6:30pm)

05.01.2014 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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"From Metal to Mozart!"

Rock Academy live at Highland Brewing Company
Students of the Rock Academy (in West Asheville) Will be taking the stage!  After sharing the stage with such Greats as Cliff Williams(AC/DC) and Roy (Futureman) Wooten and Victor Wooten and the Legendary Joe Stump…..They will be rocking the hilltop as the headliners on the outdoor main stage at Highland Brewery! Be ready to Rock! These kids are Pros! You can catch them at all the top Music Festivals and Music Venues throughout the year. Come enjoy the sunset to the best Rock Music, Asheville has to offer!

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Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Saturday, May 10th, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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