Monthly Archives: December 2015

We’re not hanging out on Eagle Street any more

I can’t take credit for the title of this post. It’s a lyric from a song I heard performed Wednesday night at Caleb’s Poetry Open Mic by songwriter, Aaron Price. There is no shortage of open mics in Asheville, but Caleb’s, which had been held at Noble Kava on Eagle Street in downtown, was one […]

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Blackberry Smoke at the Christmas Jam

Warren Haynes presented The 27th Annual Christmas Jam, benefiting Habitat for Humanity, in Asheville on Saturday night. Blackberry Smoke made their debut Christmas Jam appearance in front of a very enthusiastic crowd at the sold out event.  My Flatiron Studio is only two blocks from the venue. In almost three weeks, The Outlaws will be […]

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Handpan man

Handpan master Seth Christman lives in Portland, OR, and passed through Asheville on this lovely day to busk and to get his instrument tuned.  Saraz Handpans are made in a metal crafting shop by Mark Garner in Black Mountain, NC. There are not very many handpan makers, and Mark is one of the very best. […]

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