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Mountain Song And Community

In his poem “The Road Not Taken,” Robert Frost wrote, “…knowing how way leads on to way.” So it often is in life that one decision influences future decisions and events, far beyond the realm of what one might have originally thought or int...

 

Mountain Song Festival Lights Up The Weekend

The annual Mountain Song Festival was held over the weekend at the Brevard Music Center and included Steep Canyon Rangers. The festival is a major fundraiser for the Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of...

 

Boyz II Men Teams Up With The Steep Canyon Rangers

Steep Canyon Rangers, North Carolina’s multi-Grammy winners, has teamed up with Philadelphia soul legends Boyz II Men and the Asheville Symphony to overhaul the Rangers’ original “Be Still Moses,” which was first recorded on their 2007...

 

Mountain Song Festival To Offer Eclectic Mix – Brevard, NC

Mountain Song Productions presents the 14th Annual Mountain Song Festival taking place at the Brevard Music Center on Friday, Sept. 6, through Sunday, Sept. 8. This year's event will feature New Orlea...

 

College To Receive $250,000 Matching Grant

Brevard College recently announced that The Paul and Margaret Porter Foundation in Cleveland County, N.C., has pledged a $250,000 grant over five years to support the Paul Porter Center for the...

 

Brevard's Own

This past weekend we attended our 23rd Merlefest and was so very pleased that three of our Brevard Groups played: Pretty Little Goat, Carolina Blue and Steep Canyon Rangers. They all were wonderful. The Rangers were introduced by none other than our...

 

Mike & Mike Presents: An Evening Of Bluegrass With Platt And Pruett

185 King Street has announced that tickets for Mike & Mike Presents: An Evening of Bluegrass with Woody Platt and Marc Pruett on Friday, April 5, at 8 p.m., are now available to the general...

 

Movie Magic Found In 'The Good Things Devil's Do'

It was supposed to be one last heist, but it shouldn't be a surprise that a burglary in Transylvania County would be interrupted by an ancient vampire's awakening, resulting in a night of terror....

 

Hometown Holiday Jam Features Mike And Mike - Brevard NC

The Hometown Holiday Jam hosted by Brevard's own Mike and Mike from Steep Canyon Rangers is back at 185 King Street the Friday after Thanksgiving. Joining them this year is Steve "Big Daddy" McMurry...

 

Walk Off The Turkey Dinner At Gallery Walk - Brevard NC

Do you have houseguests for the Thanksgiving Weekend? Looking for creative things to do? More than 30 art galleries, studios and shops in downtown Brevard will host the Thanksgiving Gallery Walk on Friday, Nov. 23, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tammy...

 

Sarah Siskind To Play Saturday

Sarah Siskind will perform Saturday, Nov. 3, at the DFR Room in Brevard at 8 p.m. Siskind moved to Brevard in 2015 as a “respite” from the hustle and bustle of Nashville, Tenn. where she built her songwriting and recording career. Originally...

 

'Mane Event' Gala Raises $37,000 For Programs, Scholarships

Dressed in their Western best, friends of Free Rein Center for Therapeutic Riding and Education enjoyed a night of food, music, fundraising and fun at the "Mane Event" gala on Oct. 13, raising more...

 
 By Ray Tuers    News    October 11, 2018

Mountain Song Festival Donates $100,000 To Club - Brevard NC

Producers of the Mountain Song Festival have donated $100,000 to the Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club, their largest annual donation in the musical event’s history. The festival was established by club supporters 13 years ago to help fund the youth...

 

Nikki Talley Brings Songs To 185 King Street Friday - Brevard NC

Hailing from the mountains of western North Carolina, it's only fitting that Talley's songs are as eclectic as the state that boasts the mountains and the sea. Along with her guitar and clawhammer...

 

Pretty Little Goat And Brett Bass And Melted Plectrum To Perform At 185 King Street

Pretty Little Goat and Brett Bass and Melted Plectrum will perform on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 7 and 8, at 9:30 p.m. at 185 King Street in Brevard. Pretty Little Goat is grassroots music at its...

 

Free Rein Center Hosts The Mane Event Gala

The Free Rein Center for Therapeutic Riding and Education will host its annual "The Mane Event" fundraising gala from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at the newly renovated Connestee Falls Overlook...

 
 By Sean Trapp    Arts    August 23, 2018

Taj Mahal, Robert Earl Keen And Steep Canyon Rangers To Headline Mountain Song

The 13th Annual Mountain Song Festival will return to the Brevard Music Center Sept. 7-9, featuring singer-songwriter Robert Earl Keen, blues icon Taj Majal and host band the Steep Canyon Rangers....

 
 By Sean Trapp    Arts    July 23, 2018

World's Best Banjo Players To Perform

Banjo virtuoso Béla Fleck will host a one-of-a-kind concert at Brevard Music Center, featuring himself and four of today's greatest banjo players, on Saturday, Aug. 18. The concert will be the...

 

BMC Puts Bernstein's Life, Work In Context

For the third summer in a row, the Brevard Music Center is hosting a Festival within a Festival, in which students and audience members are able to immerse themselves not only in the music, but also the lives and thoughts of a particular composer....

 

Brevard Music Center Summer Festival Begins

Following its successful pre-season jazz and classical guitar concerts in early June, Brevard Music Center (BMC) officially kicks off its 2018 season with an extended opening weekend of performances f...

 

May 30 at Brevard Lumberyard Pisgah Pickers To Peform At JAM Jam 2018

On Wednesday, May 30, from 6-10 p.m. at the Brevard Lumberyard, the fourth annual JAM Jam will raise most of the year's budget for the Junior Appalachian Musicians (JAM) Program at the Boys &...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    March 26, 2018

Plans For Paths, Sidewalk Updated

Last week, Brevard City Council approved an updated map for multi-use path and sidewalk priorities listed in the city's Comprehensive Pedestrian Plan, which was adopted by the city in 2006. During...

 

BMC Looks Toward Its 'Best' Season - Brevard, NC

"Stupendous," "extraordinary," "astonishing," "exciting." Those are just some of the words Mark Weinstein used to describe the upcoming summer festival at the Brevard Music Center. "I've never been...

 
 By Park Baker    News    February 1, 2018

Local Takes Home A Grammy - Brevard, NC

Local musician Travis Book and his band The Infamous Stringdusters shared the Best Bluegrass Album award last week at the Grammy's for their latest album, "Laws of Gravity." Book plays upright bass in...

 

CAN'd Aid Foundation Announces Its People Powered Impacts

The CAN'd Aid Found-ation, known for its Towns, Tunes, Treads + Trails and Love Yur Mama efforts, has announced its cumulative beneficial community efforts. In 2017 alone, more than 4,725 volunteer...

 

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