Stop #1 Asheville, North Carolina // PACK SQUARE PARK - 121 College St. Asheville, NC 28801
Twin gibson guitars and tube amps, thundering melodic bass, coricidin bottle slides, driving pounding percussion, wailing saxophone and gritty vocals, that's The Dirty Soul Revival. A five-piece rock band from Asheville, NC formed in 2014 by husband and wife duo Abraham and Jenni Lynn Anderson. Through playing their brand of Rock music on the stage everywhere they could, they soon developed a reputation for their intense stage energy and original music. With the release of their first studio recording, more live shows, and more new music, 2016 looks to be a great year for The Dirty Soul Revival. Can find more info on The Dirty Soul Revival with the links below
Andalyn’s live performances include original compositions alongside a variety of covers. She plays both bass and acoustic guitar, either solo or with a supporting band, The Andalyn Trio, featuring Zach Haney on lead guitar and vocals and Harry Lewis on drums. In addition to paid performances Andalyn frequently plays for charitable benefits and volunteers when possible, which has been an important part of her career. Can find more info on Andalyn with the links below
Stop #3 Maryville // Smoky Mountain Harley-Davidson / The Shed Smokehouse and Juke Joint - 1820 W Lamar Alexander Pkwy., Maryville, TN 37801
Out of Nashville, Heathen Sons will be the shock to your senses that you have been waiting for. Not completely southern rock, not completely country, and not completely alternative, this hybrid band offers in your face rock and roll with meaningful lyrics and an out of this world stage show. More info on Heathen Sons can be found on the links below.
Stop #4 Maryville // Smoky Mountain Harley-Davidson / The Shed Smokehouse and Juke Joint - 1820 W Lamar Alexander Pkwy., Maryville, TN 37801
Opening for Otis is the Nick Swan Band. A 3-piece rock band from Nashville with Nick Swan on guitar, vocals ,Rory Faciane with the drums, and Doug Mug Swanson on the bass. The band Otis has taken in a steady diet of Kentucky roots music, primarily Blues, and cooked up their own special Musical Burgoo. Drawing from the raw electric blues sounds of Muddy Waters and King of Slide guitar, Elmore James, following a heavy influence of Southern roots sounds, courtesy of the Allman Brothers and Wet Willie, vastly sums up who Otis are musically and gives a glimpse into the sound and soul of the four-piece band. More info on Otis can be found on the links below
Joe Lasher Jr. is a dynamic new artist, songwriter and performer whose songs, style, and performances appeal to a broad spectrum of music lovers. Joe will captivate an audience with his commanding presence and unique vocals then move them with the impactful and heartfelt delivery of original music and lyrics. Joe has played shows with the likes of Tim McGraw, Rascall Flatts, Cole Swindell, Thomas Rhett, just to name a few. More info on Joe Lasher Jr. can be found on the links below.