Entries tagged: Jazz


Asheville Jazz Orchestra (Friday, July 4th, 5:30pm)

06.03.2014 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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Asheville Jazz Orchestra will be playing "patriotic" themed music to celebrate the 4th of July.
5:30-7:00PM

Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Friday, July 4th, 2014, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
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The Bernie Worrell Orchestra (Thursday, June 5th, 8:00pm)

05.22.2014 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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Bernie Worrell Orchestra

Bernie Worrell: How many artists can say they were in on the ground floor of an honest-to-Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame supergroup, all while inventing a completely original and uncanny sound and, in the ensuing years, building a legendary reputation as one of the most versatile hired guns in the music business? True funkateers know the history. From the fat Minimoog bass lines of “Flash Light” and “One Nation Under A Groove” to the percussive piano runs of “Chocolate City” and “Give Up the Funk,” Bernie Worrell is synonymous with the legacy of Parliament-Funkadelic; in fact, he’s...

Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Thursday, June 5th, 2014, 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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The Low Down Sires (Friday, May 16th, 6:30pm)

05.05.2014 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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The Low-Down Sires are dedicated to the lost sounds of early jazz, inspired by the compositions and arrangements of Joe "King" Oliver, Edward "Kid" Ory, Jelly Roll Morton, and other giants from the storied origins of the art form. Their raucous style predates the smoother sounds of big band swing and the intellectualism of modern jazz and transports you to the streets of New Orleans and the barrelhouses of early 20th century Mississippi river towns. Their performance style is at once hard hitting and intimate, fitting in easily well at bars, back-porches, swing dances, and street...

Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Friday, May 16th, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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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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One Leg Up (Friday, September 5th, 6:30pm)

04.30.2014 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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One Leg Up live at Highland Brewing CompanyBased in Asheville, North Carolina, One Leg Up performs a vibrant mixture of upbeat Gypsy Jazz, Latin, Swing and original jazz compositions and is a favorite of club, concert, and festival stages throughout the southeastern United States. One Leg Up—John Stineman (guitar, vocals), Jim Tanner (Guitar), Zack Page (bass), Mike Guzalak (Clarinet, Sax) and Steve Trismen (violin, vocals)—formed in 2003 as a “String Swing” band in the style of famed French gypsy guitarist Django Reinhardt. Propelled by their excellent self-produced debut recording “Gypsy Blue,” they soon won critical...

Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Friday, September 5th, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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