Local Musician Launches Variety Show And King St. Residency
Last updated 7/29/2020 at 5:43pm
When his band, The Infamous Stringdusters, pulled the plug on its tour on March 11, local musician Travis Book had no idea when he would play again. For several months he stayed quarantined, performing only online through Zoom, Instagram and Facebook, but it was clear early on that he wouldn't be returning to the stage with The Stringdusters any time soon.
"I had been bouncing around the idea of hosting a variety show, something like 'eTown' meets 'Late Night,' with a little 'Wayne's World' thrown in," he said.
He started The Travis Book Happy Hour at The Grey Eagle in Asheville in June a...