Entries tagged: Country


Andy Buckner CD Release Party (Saturday, February 7th, 6:30pm)

12.18.2014 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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TASTING ROOM WILL BE OPENING AT 4:00; TOURS STARTING AT 4:30

Andy Buckner CD Release Party at Highland Brewing Company in Asheville, NC.

If an artist is described as playing Southern music it’s fair to ask what kind. Southern Rock? Outlaw County? Rock and Roll, Blues, Bluegrass? In the case of Andy Buckner, the answer is “all of the above” in one talented musical package. Buckner absorbed his influences honestly. Born and raised in the mountains of North Carolina, he’s from a long line of musicians and started singing in church at age 4. He knew he wanted to be a performing musician after seeing David Holt play with Buckner’s first cousin Josh Goforth,...

Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Saturday, February 7th, 2015, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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The Gravelys (Saturday, January 10th, 6:30pm)

11.21.2014 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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The Gravelys play live at Highland Brewing Tasting Room in Asheville, N.C.The Gravelys are a collaboration of veteran musicians from the Asheville, NC music scene. We combine our backgrounds in Rock and Roll, Country, Traditional, Jazz and Reggae to create a unique sound that original and familiar. Greg Lawing(guitar,vocals) is the primary songwriter in the group. Many of his songs are about growing up and living in The Appalachian Mountains of Western North Carolina. In addition to our original material, we play unique renditions of songs from some of our favorite performing artist including Tom Waits, The Drive By Truckers, Traci Chapman and The Old...

Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Saturday, January 10th, 2015, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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Bobby Miller & The Virginia Dare Devils (Friday, October 10th, 6:30pm)

04.22.2014 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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Reverb Nation

The creation of innovative and original music is an ever elusive goal in this day and age. The Virginia Dare Devils’ primary mission to do just that is most certainly well under way. From its humble beginnings three years ago in the acoustic music hotbed of Asheville, NC, this group of seasoned acoustic music veterans has come together to create an organic musical tradition rooted in traditional melody and tone, layered with improvisational solos and textured rhythms reminiscent of 40’s Bluegrass and 80’s Newgrass. With a tip of the hat to Swing, Old Time, 60’s...

Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Friday, October 10th, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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Laura Blackley (Saturday, September 27th, 6:30pm)

02.05.2014 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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Laura Blackley is a musican, writer, farmer, radio host, and renaissance woman living in the beautiful mountains of Western NC.
She performs with close harmony trio the Swayback Sisters, and enjoys folkie solo shows from time to time.
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Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Saturday, September 27th, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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Dave Desmelik Trio (Friday, November 21st, 6:30pm)

02.23.2012 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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Dave Desmelik Trio live at Highland Brewing Company in Asheville, North Carolina.Dave Desmelik is a singer-songwriter and instrumentalist whose musical focus is on original compositions. What attracts listeners to Desmelik’s tunes, old and new, is the element of authenticity incorporated in them. There is no sugar coating involved. His songs are not wrapped in false smiles, rather they are stark and open and tend to settle on the pulse of everyday life. An unclosed and evolving journal of thoughts set to music and melodies in prose and instrumental performance. Desmelik was born and raised just outside of Atlanta, GA, but has traveled and lived...

Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Friday, November 21st, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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