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JAM Benefit Raises Funds For Boys & Girls Club – Brevard NC

Members of The Pisgah Pickers took to the stage last Wednesday for the first ever JAM (Junior Appalachian Musicians) benefit concert. The event, held at the Lumberyard in Brevard,... — Updated 3/16/2015

 By Jeremiah Reed    News

Benefit To Help Young Musicians 'JAM' - Brevard NC

An upcoming benefit to raise money for a children's afterschool program promises to bring together good music, good food and good beer, all for a great cause. Next Wednesday, local... — Updated 3/4/2015


Benefit Concert For JAM – Brevard NC

The Pisgah Pickers and Spencer and the Stringticklers will perform March 11 at The Lumberyard in Brevard to raise money to help the next generation of local young musicians. The benefit concert is for JAM (Junior Appalachian Musici... — Updated 3/2/2015


Josephine Vizzini Platt

Josephine Vizzini Platt, 89, of Brevard, passed away Feb. 8, 2015, at her home with her family by her side. Born June 9, 1925, in Jamesburg, N.J., she was the daughter of Mary and... — Updated 2/9/2015


Steep Canyon Rangers, Oskar Blues Brewery Join Forces - Brevard NC

The Steep Canyon Rangers have announced a new partnership with Oskar Blues Brewery. The partnership kicks off with a ticketed pre-show "meet and greet" to benefit CAN'd Aid on... — Updated 12/31/2014


Carolina Blue To Perform – Brevard NC

tage Saturday, Nov. 8, at 8 p.m. at 185 King Street in Brevard. Carolina Blue is a Brevard based band whose roots run deep in the tradition of Bill Monroe and Flatt & Scruggs. The band was formed in 2007 after the release of the al... — Updated 11/5/2014


Steep Canyon Rangers Add Early Show – Brevard NC

Mountain Song Productions and Brevard College announce the addition of a matinee show with the Steep Canyon Rangers at the Porter Center for Performing Arts on the campus of... — Updated 10/20/2014


Steep Canyon Rangers To Play – Brevard NC

Mountain Song Productions and Brevard College present 'An Evening with the Steep Canyon Rangers" at the Porter Center for Performing Arts on the campus of Brevard College Friday... — Updated 10/13/2014

 By Park Baker    Features

Mountain Song Festival In Its 9th Year – Brevard NC

Mountain Song Productions will hold its annual fundraiser for the Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County, Sept. 12-13. The Mountain Song Festival features live... — Updated 8/20/2014


Steep Canyon Rangers Video Will Benefit Parkway And Graveyard Fields

The mountains of western North Carolina are remarkable for their rugged beauty and for producing some of the world’s best bluegrass music, including that of the Grammy Award-winning Steep Canyon Rangers. Early this spring they... — Updated 6/11/2014


Silvermont Family Festival Slated June 21 – Brevard NC

Fun, food, music and activities for all ages will be part of “Celebrating Silvermont: A Family Festival” June 21 at Silvermont park from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. A silent auction to benefit Silvermont park’s repairs and... — Updated 6/4/2014


Boys & Girls Club Honors Cindy Platt – Brevard NC

More than 300 people gathered on the lawn of the Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County on Gallimore Road Friday to honor Cindy Platt, one of the club's founders and a person... — Updated 4/14/2014


Comedians, Pisgah Pickers To Perform At 185 King St. – Brevard NC

185 King St. and Blouse Industries present Monday Night Laughs in Brevard, Monday Dec. 9, at 8 p.m. Hosted by Josh Rosenstein, the comedic session will feature headliner Dave Waite, as well as Nick Shaheen, Allie Steinhoff, and... — Updated 12/9/2013


Candidate Profile - Mac Morrow - Brevard City Council

Age: 66 Occupation: General Manager of Keir Manufacturing Elected office before: 21.5 years on City Council, Mayor Pro-tem. Education: Graduate of Clemson University, University of... — Updated 10/17/2013


Steep Canyon Rangers To Host IBMA Awards – Brevard NC

Reigning “Bluegrass Album of the Year” Grammy Award winners and the 2011 IBMA Entertainers of the Year, Steep Canyon Rangers will host IBMA’s 24th annual International Bluegra... — Updated 9/18/2013


Best Of The South

A lot of talented artists have lived in Brevard, from Moms Mabley to Michael Guggino and Woody Platt of Steep Canyon Rangers. Most recently, former Brevard High School teacher Terry Roberts has been honored for his literary... — Updated 9/18/2013


Steep Canyon Rangers To Celebrate New CD – Brevard NC

The Steep Canyon Rangers will celebrate the release of their new CD, “Tell The Ones I Love,” during the Mountain Song Festival in Brevard Friday, Sept. 13 and Saturday, Sept.... — Updated 9/9/2013

 By Eric Crews    News

Mountain Song Returns For 8th Year - Brevard NC

With seven years of memories, Mountain Song Festival organizer John Felty said it’s a tough task to pick a favorite moment or a favorite year. “I would say they’re all... — Updated 9/4/2013


Fleck, Rangers To Perform At Mountain Song – Brevard NC

The 8th annual Mountain Song Festival, hosted by local favorites the Steep Canyon Rangers, is gearing up to take place Sept. 13 and 14 at the Brevard Music Center. This year’s line-up includes the O’Brien Three (featuring Tim... — Updated 8/26/2013


Cindy Platt: A Life Of Giving - Brevard NC

Former Brevard City Council member Cindy Platt, a devoted mother and wife, community leader, advocate of the arts, and champion of Transylvania County’s children, died... — Updated 8/2/2013


Cynthia Parker Platt

Cynthia Parker Platt, 65, of Brevard, passed away unexpectedly in her home Wednesday, July 24, 2013. She was born Sept. 2, 1947, in Atlanta, Ga., to the late Jean Stridde Parker... — Updated 7/29/2013 Full story

 By Eric Crews    News

Renowned Local Musician Remembered - Brevard NC

Roy Chapman, a bluegrass musician who helped solidify Transylvania County’s reputation as a hotbed of traditional music over the last 45 years as a fiddle player in the bands The... — Updated 5/20/2013

 By Jeremiah Reed    News

Rangers Revel In Grammy Win - Brevard NC

The name of their album may be “Nobody Knows You,” but rest assured, the Steep Canyon Rangers are hardly unknowns in the bluegrass world after win-ning the Grammy Award for... — Updated 2/18/2013


The Best

Congratulations to the Steep Canyon Rangers for winning the prestigious Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album with “Nobody Knows You.” The Rangers have won several awards and been nominated for others, but this is the coup de... — Updated 2/13/2013


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