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Christmas Jam 2015: Music in Review

christmas jam 2015

Last weekend, the US Cellular Center hosted the 27th Annual Christmas Jam, the yearly Habitat For Humanity benefit show that locals and many other music fans look forward to all year long. Warren Haynes calls upon his friends each year to create a lineup that surprises and intrigues fans of jam bands, rock, and Americana genres, and this year was no exception.

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Singer/Songwriter Jane Kramer Returns to Mountain-made Roots

Jane Kramer

Produced and Engineered by Adam Johnson of Sound Lab Studios,
The album features backing band Free Planet Radio
as well as guest appearances by Nicky Sanders of Steep Canyon Rangers and more

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Fresh Off Close Encounters Release, Space Jesus Returns to Asheville

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Space Jesus - aka Jasha Tull - is heading back to Asheville less than a year after his last show in the mountains.

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Philly Duo Driftwood Soldier Descending on Asheville Sunday

driftwood soldier and matt heckler

Self-proclaimed 'do-it-yourself' duo Driftwood Solider is making a stop in Asheville to promote their debut LP Scavenger's Joy.

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John Scofield and Jon Cleary Blend Jazz with Soul at New Mountain

John Scofield and Jon Cleary

John Scofield and Jon Cleary have both been busy in 2015, together and on their own. Scofield just returned from a month of touring all of Europe, sitting in with The Roots on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon earlier this year, and kicking off 2015 with a collaboration with Asheville native Warren Haynes and Gov’t Mule, dubbed Sco Mule. He also released a new album, called Past Present.

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Jeanne Jolly Impresses At Isis Music Hall

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North Carolina native Jeanne Jolly is out and about showing off some impressive material from her new album, “A Place To Run." On Friday November 13th at Isis Music Hall in West Asheville, Jeanne and the largest band she’s ever brought to Asheville took a captivated audience through a whirlwind of well blended Americana and soul. Isis Restaurant and Music Hall provided a great venue with some excellent food and a large and unique drink selection before, during, and after the show while Jeanne Jolly and friends provided a captivating show to go along with it.

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Raleigh-Native, WCU Grad Jeanne Jolly Hosting Album Release in AVL

Jeane Jolly

Jeanne Jolly is heading to Asheville next week and she'll have in tow the largest band she's ever brought -- a six-piece ensemble. 
 
"It might be crazy to do that but, w

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Alison Brown to Take Stage at Diana Wortham Theatre

Alison Brown

Alison Brown has had a great few months. She released "The Song of the Banjo" -- an album with a star-studded list of featured artists -- in early October. Now the Grammy-winning musician is on t

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Phutureprimitive, Bass Physics, Live Animals at New Mountain 10.14.15

Live Animals

Phutureprimitive is bringing his "dripping wet love drops of nasty mind-melting sonic bliss" to the New Mountain Theater on Wednesday, October 14, all the way from the Bay Area.

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An Evening with Grits & Soul at Isis Upstairs Lounge on Wed 8/12

grits & soul

At the heart of Grits & Soul are song-crafters Anna Kline and John Looney. Based in Asheville, North Carolina, they take the influences of mountain bluegrass and classic country and fuse it with those of Mississippi soul and blues.

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