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The Asheville Sound

The Asheville Sound

By Jonathan Rush Lauterer
Showcase for Musicians based in the Western North Carolina area.
Hosted and produced by Jon Lauterer
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Scott Feiner & Alex Taub
Scott and Alex zoom in from Brazil and Canada to discuss their debut duo release, "Six Feet Apart."
46:26
March 04, 2022
Alex Krug
Alex Krug of Alex Krug Combo.  https://www.alexkrugmusic.com/alex-krug-combo/
40:16
September 09, 2021
Kristian Phillip Valentino
Singer / songwriter Krisian Phillip Valentino discusses his one-song-a-month concept album and gives us a world premier unreleased track.  https://kpvsongs.com/
33:22
July 31, 2021
Mad Mike Martinez
Mike Martinez drops in to discuss his recent release, "Anti-Virus."  Genre: Acapella, Soul, Rap  All music is used with artist permission.  https://madmikelives.bandcamp.com/album/anti-virus  https://soundcloud.com/thesoulmike 
40:22
March 23, 2021
Aaron Price - Part II
Aaron checks in again with a brand-new album under his belt, "Voyager."  Genre: Pop Rock  https://www.reverbnation.com/aaronprice 
39:29
March 13, 2021
Eric Sarafin
Gold, Platinum, and Multi-Platinum award winning Producer, Mixer, and Recordist, Eric Sarafin stops by.  https://mixerman.net/discography/  https://www.allmusic.com/artist/eric-sarafin-mn0000799622  https://www.discogs.com/artist/188754-Eric-Sarafin 
37:18
March 06, 2021
Special Musicians Roundtable Episode featuring Matt Williams & Roddy Wilder
Topics include the future of Rock, our love for Deftones, 311, & Living Colour, perseverance and persistence in the music biz, the echo generation, the future of hip hop, America's influence in the global music scene, radio garden, the future of guitar, and what happened to guitar solos?
01:03:01
February 27, 2021
Special Musicians Roundtable Episode featuring Will Miller & Christopher Everett
Local Musicians, Chris Everett and Will Miller join us for a little pow wow.   Topics include: steaming performances, is Rock dead?, Phoebe Bridgers, and the dreaded Ear Worm. 
36:21
February 17, 2021
Hustle Souls
Billy Litz and Christopher Everett of Hustle Souls have an awesome new album on the way, "Daydream Motel." We discuss their new music and creative music videos.  Genre: Funk, Soul, Rock  All music is used with artist's permission.  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtbF0Hef_8hiSQNJJVy5_DA  https://hustlesouls.bandcamp.com/ 
49:11
January 30, 2021
Slow Packer
Jack and Mike are the Asheville duo known as Slow Packer. They have an excellent song-suite entitled, "This Life and the Next."  Genre: Art-pop   All music used with artist's permission.   https://slowpacker.bandcamp.com/
48:58
January 16, 2021
Day & Dream
Peter and Abby  from Day & Dream stop by and show off their stellar tracks. This is a band that is going places and soon we will be saying "we knew them when."  Genre: Dreampop Shoegaze All music is used with artist's permission.  https://www.dayanddreamband.com/about-us.html  https://dayanddreamband.bandcamp.com/
48:15
December 19, 2020
Roddy Wilder
Roddy Wilder gives us the scoop on his new debut EP, "Wilder".   Genre: Funk Rock Soul  All music is used with artist's permission.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pzbljtQcS9M  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_n9IiJ3Y2Ug
35:51
December 15, 2020
K I S M E T
K I S M E T has a new EP  and three world premier tracks to be released on December 11th. Lilly-Anne Merat, Maddie Shuler, and Katie Richter join us for the show's 50th episode!  Genre: Alternative R&B / Indie-soul  All music is used with artist's permission.  https://lstnin.com/category/artist/kismet/ 
47:49
November 28, 2020
Laura Boswell
Singer / Songwriter, Laura Boswell has a lovely new EP out titled, "Place to Be".   Genre: Folk  All music is used with artist's permission.   https://www.lauraboswell.com/  https://lauraboswell.bandcamp.com/
55:27
November 22, 2020
Josh Blake
Asheville's unofficial Music Mayor, Josh Blake, drops the dopest hip hop joint of the year, "Unemployment Benfits."   Genre: rap, hip hop, funk  All music is used with artist's permission.  https://www.joshblakemusic.com/  https://joshblake.bandcamp.com/ 
54:34
November 08, 2020
Juan Holladay
Juan gives us a taste of his upcoming solo album, Bouquet, and provides a retrospective on The Secret B-Sides.  Genre: Soul, RnB  All music is used with artist's permission.  https://rateyourmusic.com/artist/juan-holladay  https://www.youtube.com/user/juanholladay 
01:07:42
October 31, 2020
Michael Flynn
Get to know singer / songwriter, Michael Flynn as we discuss his road to Saluda and his new album, "Survive With Me."  Genre: Folk, Indie Rock, Pop  All music is used with artist's permission.  http://www.michaelflynn.com/  https://michaelflynnthemusical.bandcamp.com/album/survive-with-me 
49:12
October 24, 2020
Timothy Allmond
Local songsmith and multi-instrumentalist, Timothy Allmond, shares his approach to the creative process behind his new album, "Blue Skies Will Come Again."   Genre: "Countronica"   All music is used with artist's permission.   http://timothyallmond.com/about-tim-allmond   https://vimeo.com/420692502
55:05
October 17, 2020
Brie Capone
Singer / songwriter, Brie Capone, gives us insight into her new release, "Comedian".    Genre: Pop, soul   All music is used with artist's permission.   http://www.briecaponemusic.com/  http://www.briecaponemusic.com/about   https://briecaponemusic.bandcamp.com/ 
48:55
October 12, 2020
Bryce Hensley
Get to know pro baseball pitcher / country rocker, Bryce Hensley.    Genre: Country, Southern Rock   All music is used with artists permission.   https://music.apple.com/us/album/growin-up-in-me-single/id1527376607
36:06
October 03, 2020
Battery Powered Hooker Boots
We check in with Colston and Chris from a band who represents the new guard of the Asheville scene, Battery Powered Hooker Boots.   Gengre: Elecro-rock   All music is used with artist's permission.    https://batterypoweredhookerboots.bandcamp.com/   https://soundcloud.com/bphb   https://www.gofundme.com/f/save-sly-grog 
56:11
September 26, 2020
Modern Strangers
Courney and Alex of local band, Modern Strangers, give us the scoop on the new album and streaming release party show at the Orange Peel.   Genre: Jangle - Pop  All music is used with artist's permission.   modernstrangers.com   https://modernstrangers.bandcamp.com/   Album release show:  https://www.facebook.com/events/628298634771263/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22search_results%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22search%22%7D]%7D
49:25
September 19, 2020
BJ Leiderman
Get to know composer, keyboardist, singer, and theme music maestro for NPR, BJ Leiderman.   Genre: Pop 'n Roll  All music is used with artist's permission.   http://bjleiderman.com/   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8usUNBRGPA
45:47
September 07, 2020
Fred Lee of Late Night Special
We expand the scope of our WNC circle to welcome Free Lee of the Charlotte band, Late Night Special!  Genre: Pop rock  All music is used with artist's permission.   https://latenightspecial.net/   https://latenightspecial.bandcamp.com/
57:55
August 29, 2020
The Get Right Band
Silas and JC of The Get Right Band give us the scoop on their new album and the band's many influences.    Genre: psychedelic indie-rock.   All music is used with artist's permission.   https://thegetrightband.com/  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCY9B_rPEYt-OiwWlttIxaDg  https://thegetrightband.bandcamp.com/
01:07:15
August 15, 2020
Eleanor Underhill
Eleanor gives us the scoop on her new album and album release show, streaming live from the Grey Eagle.   Genre: Roots, pop rock, electro.   https://eleanorunderhillmusic.com/   https://www.facebook.com/eleanorunderhillandfriends/
47:26
August 05, 2020
Tommy Maher of Fireside Collective
Tommy of Fireside Collective gets into the history of the band and the progressive bluegrass scene.    Genre: Progressive Bluegrass, string band.   All music is used with artist's permission.    http://www.firesidecollectiveband.com/  https://www.facebook.com/events/330448691449524
45:47
August 04, 2020
Lo Wolf
Get to know local gem, Lo Wolf.   Genre: Americana, Country.   All music is used with artist's permission.   https://www.lowolfmusic.com/   https://lowolf.bandcamp.com/
50:12
July 30, 2020
Sister Ivy
Rachel Waterhouse gives us an inside view of her Sister Ivy project.    Genre: surrealist neo-soul, prog-rock, dream pop.   All music is used with artist's permission.   https://www.sisterivy.com/   https://www.facebook.com/sisterivymusic/  https://sisterivy.bandcamp.com/
01:15:54
July 24, 2020
Mr. Jimmy
Mr. Jimmy discusses life and his extensive resume on the Chicago blues scene.  Genre: Blues  All music is used with artist's consent.  http://www.mrjimmymusic.com/
46:59
July 19, 2020
Alexander Golden
It's Metaphonia mastermind and singer / songwriter Alexander Golden!    Genre: Dream Pop, Folk.    All music used with artist's permission.   https://alexandergolden.bandcamp.com/   https://iamavl.com/0ax6q57kbjk/  https://www.reverbnation.com/metaphonia
58:56
July 14, 2020
Bryan White of Up Jumped Three
Bryan of Up Jumped Three delves into their unique brand of "chamber jazz".   Genre: instrumental contemporary jazz.   All music used with artist's permission.   https://upjumpedthree.bandcamp.com/   https://www.reverbnation.com/upjumpedthree
01:09:35
July 08, 2020
Jason Hite of 5J Barrow
Get to know Jason Hite of 5J Barrow!   Genre: Folk Rock   All music is used with artist's permission.   www.5jbarrow.com   https://5jbarrow.bandcamp.com/
01:22:22
July 04, 2020
Amanda Anne Platt
I honored to be joined by the esteemed Amanda Anne Platt!  Genre: Country, Roots, Americana.   All music is used with artist's permission.   https://www.honeycutters.com/   https://www.facebook.com/Honeycutters/ 
01:05:29
June 29, 2020
Natural Born Leaders
Get to know Michael and Rex of Natural Born Leaders!   Genre: Rock, Rap, Funk, Prog, Soul, Fusion.   All music is used with Artist's permission.   https://www.naturalbornleadersband.com/   https://naturalbornleaders.bandcamp.com/  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cx_8neQV7Jw&t=855s
49:54
June 20, 2020
Jamar Woods of The Fritz
Get to know Jamar Woods, keyboard wizard and vocalist for The Fritz!   Genre: Rock, Funk, Neo Soul, Fusion.   All music is used with artist's permission.    https://www.thefritzmusic.com/  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCM9e6gBkxND8r3KmlfaEf3A
01:02:05
June 18, 2020
Molly Rose Reed
Get to know Molly Rose Reed of Underhill Rose!   Genre: Folk, Acoustic   All music used with artist's permission.    https://www.mollyrosereed.com/  http://www.underhillrose.com/molly-rose/
36:25
June 14, 2020
CaroMia Tiller
It's one of Asheville's greatest voices, Caromia Tiller!  We discuss life and her new EP, "Green".    Genre: dream pop, house, RnB, ambient.   All music is used with Artist's permission.   https://www.facebook.com/caromia.tiller   https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLfQC_zFs4DJ_6v6OynaX1Q   https://www.reverbnation.com/musician/caromiatiller   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RjkYrxCdaTc
45:12
June 08, 2020
Shabudikah
I am joined by the Asheville band, Shabudikah!  Genre: funk, soul, jam.    All music is used with the artist's permission.   https://www.facebook.com/shabudikah/   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DTe4MfXnXwU 
54:59
June 06, 2020
Daniel Shearin of River Whyless
I am joined by member of River Whyless and solo artist, Daniel Shearin!  Genre: indie rock, world beat, folk.    All music is used with artist's permission.    https://www.riverwhyless.com/  https://danielshearin.bandcamp.com/  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iyzf1EKNyno
54:54
June 01, 2020
The Page Brothers
Andy and Zack Page geek out on old school metal with me!  https://www.facebook.com/pagebrothersmusic/
56:27
May 30, 2020
Richard Barrett of The Greenliners
Get to know Richard Barrett of the Greenliners!    Genre: Americana, Bluegrass, Country.    All music used with artist's permission.   https://thegreenliners.com/  https://www.facebook.com/thegreenliners/  https://www.bookece.com/artists/greenliners  https://www.reverbnation.com/thegreenliners  Link for Grey Eagle Live Stream on 5/30/20: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-greenliners-album-release-show-tickets-98007903277
58:25
May 28, 2020
Shane Parish
I am honored to have one of my favorite Asheville musicians on the show. It's the great Shane Parish!   Genre: experimental, prog, solo guitar, ambient.    All music is used with Artist's permission.    https://shaneparish.bandcamp.com/
55:52
May 24, 2020
Bruce Lang
Local musician and proprietor of Big Creek Recordings, Bruce Lang.    Genre: classic rock.   All music is used with artist's permission.    https://www.bigcreekrecording.com/ https://www.facebook.com/bruce.lang.39
54:35
May 24, 2020
The Moon and You
Melissa and Ryan from the dynamic duo / power couple, The Moon and You.    Genre: Folk, Lullaby, Indie pop.   All music used with Artist's permission.    https://www.themoonandyou.com/   https://www.facebook.com/themoonandyou/   https://themoonandyou.bandcamp.com/ 
58:01
May 21, 2020
Robert Greer of Town Mountain
It's Asheville's favorite Honky Tonker, Robert Greer of Town Mountain!  Genre: Country, bluegrass.    All music is used with artist's permission.    https://www.townmountain.net/about  https://www.facebook.com/TownMountain/
43:18
May 20, 2020
Andrew Scotchie
It's local rocker, Andrew Scotchie!   Genre: blues, soul, rock & roll All music is used with artist's permission  https://www.andrewscotchiemusic.com/  https://www.facebook.com/TheRiverRatsAVL/  https://www.pbs.org/video/echo-sessions-andrew-scotchie-the-river-rats-7ucyoy/
54:43
May 18, 2020
Floating Action
Get to know Seth Kaufman of Floating Action!  Genre: Indie rock, dream pop  All music is used with Artist's permission  https://www.facebook.com/floatingaction/  https://floatingactionmusic.bandcamp.com/  https://open.spotify.com/artist/01Ru0hfWYNVxQHtFkvYY7r
01:01:10
May 16, 2020
Jason Decristofaro
Meet one of the most brilliant minds of the WNC music scene! Educator, Composer, performer; Jason Decristofaro.      Genre: Jazz, contemporary, instrumental.     All music is used with artist's permission     https://www.facebook.com/Jason-DeCristofaro-Music-679777848761466/  https://www.reverbnation.com/jasondecristofaromusic  https://www.tapspace.com/jason-decristofaro/
01:19:19
May 13, 2020
Sally Sparks
Sally Sparks is the Board Chair of Asheville Music School, and Girls Rock Asheville! She is also an accomplished musician specializing in electronic music.   Genre: New Age, Progressive, Ambient   All music is used with artist's permission.   https://soundcloud.com/sally-sparks  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HkYVJ_agLko&t=754s
43:57
May 12, 2020
Andrew Thelston
Local singer, songwriter, and bandleader, Andrew Thelston.   Genre: rock All music is used with artist's permission   https://www.facebook.com/andrewthelstonmusic
59:10
May 10, 2020
Aaron Price
Local singer / songwriter / piano virtuoso / engineer, Aaron Price.   Genre: Indie Rock, pop, alt-country, gospel  All music is used with artist's permission  https://www.reverbnation.com/aaronprice  https://www.facebook.com/AaronPriceMusic/
59:04
May 09, 2020
Heather Taylor
Local Songstress, Heather Taylor.  Genre: Blues, soul, americana, folk  All music is used with artist's permission   https://www.heathertaylormusic.com/  https://heathertaylorcreates.bandcamp.com/
46:15
May 06, 2020
Ellie Schwarz
Local booking agent and musician, Ellie Shwarz, discusses the future of the music business.   https://www.bookece.com/eschwarz
49:44
May 04, 2020
Dave Dribbon
Local singer / songwriter, Dave Dribbon of Diamond River and Sidecar Honey.   Genre: Americana, Roots Rock       All music is used with artist's permission  https://sidecarhoney.bandcamp.com/  https://www.facebook.com/sidecarhoney/
01:08:30
May 04, 2020
Dysfunktion
I am joined by members of the band, Dysfunktion. Allen Raynor, Michael "Miketrain" Roberts, and Seth Ryan.   Genre: Prog rock, experimental  All music is used with artist's permission  https://soundcloud.com/primatemind  https://soundcloud.com/spiritsofthearth
01:12:34
May 02, 2020
Ashley Heath
It's the hardest working artist on the local scene, Ashley Heath!  Genre: Soul, Blues, Americana  All music used with artist's permission  https://www.reverbnation.com/ashleyheath  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAojZDH1zijRXt-ypUCuD1A
50:39
May 01, 2020
Matt Williams
Local Renaissance Man, Matt Williams, discusses his projects and The Eagle Room Studio!  Music used with artist's permission  https://www.theeagleroom.com/  https://www.mattwilliamsmusic.com/?fbclid=IwAR2YwDY4q6ZcE0u2M_aPdaXCDWZAmLoZRIYKG_C-Yq0LYjA9tsBw2giQgP4  https://www.facebook.com/mattwilliamsmusic/about/?ref=page_internal
01:17:45
May 01, 2020
May 1, 2020
00:22
May 01, 2020
Skunk Ruckus
It's the mighty Skunk Ruckus! Jim McCarthy, Max Steele, Dr. Dave Gilbert  Genre: banjo rock, hillbilly gut rock, rockabilly, etc  All music used with artist's consent   https://www.facebook.com/SkunkRuckus/  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uxymb5G3JzA https://skunkruckus.bandcamp.com/
01:01:32
April 30, 2020
Tall Tall Trees
I'm joined by Mike Savino of Tall Tall Trees!   Genre: Rock, experimental, banjo, dream pop, etc  All music used with artist's consent   http://talltalltrees.com/  https://www.joyfulnoiserecordings.com/collections/tall-tall-trees  https://talltalltrees.bandcamp.com/  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVYkNSBh-A0
01:23:25
April 30, 2020
Claude Coleman Jr.
I am joined by the legendary musician, Claude Coleman Jr, from Ween and Amandla.   Genre: Rock, psychedelic, etc  All music used with artist's consent   http://amandlanet.net/  https://www.facebook.com/amandlanet/about/
57:29
April 30, 2020
Plankeye Peggy
For my first episode, I have a trip down memory lane with my former band mates from Plankeye Peggy!  Featuring Danny Tetrault, Dr. Dave Gilbert, and Brian Grasso.    Genre: Rock, cabaret, surf, experimental, prog, etc  All music used with artist's consent  https://plankeyepeggy.bandcamp.com/  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MjwPR781KXo&t=1990s
01:06:12
April 30, 2020