White Horse Black Mountain Magazine

By Don Talley | News and Information from White Horse Black Mountain, a music and events center in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. White Horse is located in center of Black Mountain NC, about 15 miles east of Asheville NC. This magazine contains information about upcoming shows, information about the venue, photos, videos, and past event information.

THE ASHEVILLE ELECTRO-MUSIC Festival Taking Place on Fri May 5th and Sat May 7th

The Asheville electro-music festival brings some of the world's finest electronic and experimental musicians to the mountains of Western North …

Asheville

THE CORE (Jazz) Appearing Wed March 3rd 2017 at 7:30pm

The original members of Hard Bop Explosion reboot as a modern jazz band playing all-original music, where there'll be more intimacy, risk-taking, …

YES THE RAVEN Appearing Fri April 28th 2017 at 8pm

<b>TICKETS<br>$10 in advance /</b> <b><br>$12 at the door</b> <br>Irish songwriter ‘Yes the Raven’ (AKA Alyn Mearns) is a guitar virtuoso embodied with charismatic vocals, …

Guitar

THE BELFAST BOYS Appearing Sat April 29th 2017 at 8pm

As their friendship grew, the two men discovered their shared love of Irish traditional music. Back in Belfast, Adrian had played in an Irish band in …

Ireland

JUSTIN RAY QUINTET Appearing Wednesday April 26th 2017 at 7:30pm

<b>Tickets:<br>$10 in advance</b> <b><br>$12 at the door</b><p><b>Justin Ray</b> has been a professional musician for almost 20 years. While attending the Berklee College of Music in …

Music

WARREN WILSON COLLEGE BLUEGRASS BAND Appearing Thu April 20th at 7:30pm

<b>($6 for students)</b><p>For over thirty years Wayne Erbsen has been a professor of Appalachian Music at Warren Wilson College. One of the high points of his …

Education

ASHEVILLE JAZZ PIANO SUMMIT on Wednesday April 19th 2017 at 7:30pm

Jay Brown, Andy Gwynn, Donna Marie Todd Appearing Mon Apr 17th 2017 at 7pm

<b>Tickets: $8</b><p>Mountain Made Music<p>Jay Brown Presents<p>The Best of Our Songwriter/Performers<p>Ketch Secor of Old Crow Medicine Show affirms that Jay Brown is …

The ASHEVILLE ART TRIO Appearing Wed April 12th 2017 at 7:30pm

<b>Ticket<br>$10 in advance<br>$12 at the door</b><p><b>Jazz Coloring Outside the Lines</b><p>When the originators of the venerable Asheville Original Music series—bassist Mike …

Music

AmiciMusic: APRIL IN PARIS on Sunday April 16 2017 at 3pm

<b>Tickets:<br>$18 in advance</b> <b><br>$20 at the door</b><p>Take a musical journey to Paris to celebrate the arrival of Spring!<p>We welcome the wonderful musical couple of</b> …

Paris

World Music Concert: KEVIN SPEARS and CHRIS ROSSER Appearing Sat April 15th 8pm

“<i>Kevin Spears utilizes the traditional African instrument and tweaks it to create a soulful, funky sound that would make Stevie Wonder smile</i>.” …

Music

JONATHAN BYRD Appearing Fri April 7th 2017 at 8pm

“This rootsy North Carolinian may be the most buzzed-about new songwriter in folkdom. He displays <b>John Prine's gift for stark little songs that tell</b> …

DAVID LAMOTTE Appearing Sat April 8th 2017 at 8pm

Tickets: <br>$15 in advance <br>$18 at the door <b><br>(Kids under 12 - $10)</b><p><b>David LaMotte</b> is an award-winning songwriter, speaker and writer. He has performed over …

Nobel Prize

CAROLINA CEILI "A Bunch O Blarney" on Fri April 1st 2017 at 8pm

<b>Tickets:</b><p><b>$12 in advance</b><p><b>$15 at the door</b><p>The Irish are famed for their quick wit and way with words, and their folklore is filled with tales of clever …

Music

Jay Brown and Joe McMurrian Appearing Mon March 20th 2017 at 7pm

<b>Tickets: $8</b><p>Mountain Made Music<p>Jay Brown Presents<p>The Best of Our Songwriter/Performers<p>Ketch Secor of Old Crow Medicine Show affirms that Jay Brown is …

MEAN MARY JAMES Appearing Fri Mar 31st 2017 at 8pm

Her life has been one long road show interspersed with TV, radio, and film. She has performed more than 500 live TV shows and over 4,000 road …

Black Mountain Does Broadway - Two Nights of Musical Theatre Mar 24 and 25th 2017 at 8pm

The STEEL CITY JUG SLAMMERS Appearing Sat March 18th 2017 at 8pm

<b>Tickets:<br>$10 in advance</b> <b><br>$12 at the door</b><p><b>Steel City Jug Slammers</b> is a modern jug band performing Pre- WWII and original material. The band was started by …

JON CARROLL and DON DIXON with Jimmy Landry Appearing Thu Mar 16th 2017 at 7:30pm

<b>Tickets</b> <b><br>$12 in advance</b> <b><br>$15 at the door</b><p><b>Jon Carroll</b> <br>At age 18, Jon Carroll was a founding member of <b>Starland Vocal Band</b>, recording the #1 Pop hit …

RUPERT WATES Appearing Sun Mar 12th 2017 at 7:30pm

<b>Tickets:<br>$8 in advance</b> <b><br>$10 at the door</b><p>Rupert Wates was born in London, and he is "a ridiculously talented musician," said Kitchen Sink House Concerts …

The ASHEVILLE JAZZ ORCHESTRA Appearing Sat Mar 11th 2017 at 8pm

<b>Tickets:</b> <b><br>$15</b><p>Tonight's program will feature a special Tribute to the Classic Big Bands. The show will feature extensively the music from the Big Band …

THE EVERYDAYS with ASHLEY HEATH Appearing Fri Mar 10 2017 at 8pm

<b>Tickets:</b> <b><br>$10 in advance</b> <b><br>$12 at the door</b><p><i>Americana with an indie edge</i><p>Tim Marsh and David Zoll are highly visible on the local music scene, Marsh with …

Music

The BEREA BLUEGRASS ENSEMBLE Appearing Wed Mar 8th 2017 at 7:30pm

<b>Tickets</b> <b><br>$10 in advance</b> <b><br>$12 at the door</b> <br>For sixteen years, the Berea College Bluegrass Ensemble has thrilled audiences with their shining student talent …

The ASHEVILLE ROCK ACADEMY Winter Concert Fri March 3rd 2017 at 7pm

<b>Tickets: $5</b><p>Forget Jack Black’s Hollywood version of the School of Rock. Asheville has the real thing. Under the leadership of Anne Coombs since 2007, …

Music

BRIAN HENKE Appearing Thu Mar 2nd 2017 at 7:30pm

<b>Tickets</b> <b><br>$10 in advance</b> <b><br>$12 at the door</b> <br>A winner of many acoustic and electric guitar awards, he has also been a finalist in the prestigious National …

AirPlay

BILL BARES JAZZ TRIO Appearing Wed March 1st 2017 at 7:30pm

<b>Tickets:<br>$10 in advance</b><p><b>$12 at the door</b><p>Dr. Bill Bares has already established himself as an innovator on the jazz scene with his monthly Take Two jazz …

Jazz

AmiciMusic: FRENCH FOUR-HAND FROLIC Sunday Feb 26th 2017 at 3pm

The influence of American ragtime and jazz is also revealed, culminating in a performance of a new arrangement of Gershwin's "American in Paris." …

Music

BOSSA NOVA AND BEYOND Featuring KATIE CILLUFFO and Friends In Concert Fri Feb 17th 2017 at 8pm

An enchanting evening of mostly bossa nova, with a few Brazilian folk tunes and other jazz favorites. Katie will be singing in both English and …

Jazz

Mountain Xpress

From event promoters:<p><b>AmiciMusic presents “FRENCH FOUR-HAND FROLIC” on weekend of February 24</b><p>AmiciMusic, the award-winning chamber music organization …