See The E-Mail Thread That Began Record Store Day 10 Years Ago

Saturday, April 22nd marks the 10th Anniversary of Record Store Day , our now annual hootenanny dedicated to record culture, record lovers, record makers and most of all, the amazing record stores that make it all possible. That's a whole decade's worth of a unique annual event whose purpose has been to bring folks together in support of those essential elements that make independent record stores real and thriving epicenters of their communities. While RSD can claim a substantial role in...

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STUDIO B - Presented by Sierra Nevada

ZOE & CLOYD
David Simchock

ZOE & CLOYD Live Friday, April 21st at 11am

Zoe is Natalya Zoe Weinstein, Cloyd is John Cloyd Miller. After a few years with the fine trio Red June, this acoustic Appalachian duo has their 2nd release, once again steeped in mountain roots music, though nearly all of their songs are originals. They'll introduce us to some of the songs on Eyes Brand New on Friday morning before their Sunday CD release show in Asheville. Learn more at www.zoeandcloyd.com .

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I DRAW SLOW
Martin Anderson, 2014

I DRAW SLOW Live Wednesday, April 26th at 11am

Beautiful songwriting and sweet harmonies mark the original tunes and traditional Appalachian gems from this favorite band of ours, who returns to Studio B for the second time. They certainly have a soft spot for Western North Carolina's mountains and towns, as evidenced by some of their songs. But if you detect a bit of an Irish lilt in their voices, you are correct: they hail from Dublin. They play Isis in West Asheville on Wednesday night, and Merlefest on Saturday. Learn more at idrawslow...

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New Tunes At Two

New Tunes At Two

Monday, April 24

Bill Scorzari "Through These Waves"

Tuesday, April 25

Rob Benzing "Rob Benzing"

Wednesday, April 26

Joseph Huber "The Suffering Stage"

Thursday, April 27

The Meltdown "The Meltdown"

Spindale Cycle: Mondays at 8pm featuring a classic album played in its entirety

Monday, April 24: World Party "Goodbye Jumbo"

We represent college/pop-rock for this Spindale Cycle, with Karl Wallinger’s Beatlesque album released 4/24/1990. “Put the Message in the Box”, “Way Down Now”, & “Sweet Soul Dream” stand out.

Peak of the Week: Thursdays at 9pm sample a new release

April 27: Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm

Any Robert Cray album is bound to have a sweet blues/R&B groove, but when he recruits none other than Al Green’s original Memphis backing band? Look out!

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