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B-SIDES & BADLANDS: Tim O’Brien Taps into the Spirit of WV Roots & Life’s Sorrows.

When Tim O’Brien weeps for his lost sister on “Guardian Angel,” you feel each and every syllable. Through unpacking his heart, O’Brien comes to greater peace over a tragedy that has long been washed in faded memories. “Well, I lost a big sister when that picture was new / 1956, just before I turned two,” […]

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B-Sides & Badlands: Xander Hitzig Soars over the Big Ole ‘Yonder’

By: HashtagWV / Category: B Sides & Badlands, Blog, Jason Scott

Xander Hitzig is a mighty force. His voice is towering, especially when crafted around such bluesy melodies as “Black” and “Angel Band,” cuts from his extraordinary 2017 studio record, Come Hither from Go Yonder. His soul ripples outward and proves as crucial to the proceedings as the music itself. Elsewhere, songs like “I Shiver with […]

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B-Sides & Badlands: Folk Duo MA’AM Make Splashy Debut at the Listening Room

By: HashtagWV / Category: B Sides & Badlands, Blog, Jason Scott

MA’AM is an unapologetic kick in the head. They’re folk. They’re blues. They’re a little indie-rock. You can’t hold them down — and why would you want to? They’re making some of the best folk music around, and the West Virginia duo — Amy McIntire and Mary Ashton (pictured above left to right) — offer […]

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Sat. April 28: Bennett Wales @WV Brew Festival

By: HashtagWV / Category: B Sides & Badlands, Blog, Jason Scott

Rock ‘n roll practically runs in his blood. When Bennett Wales was a kid, no older than two or three, he would take to the sandy shore of Virginia Beach, walk up to beachgoers and start singing his ABCs. More often than not, he would be awarded with food. It’s as adorable as it sounds, […]

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B Sides & Badlands: Dearest Everybody, It’s OK Not to be Ok.

By: HashtagWV / Category: B Sides & Badlands, Blog, Jason Scott, Music Reviews

That’s what L.A. singer-songwriter Inara George, daughter of Little Feat’s frontman Lowell George, assures us with her first solo record in nine years, titled (you guessed it) Dearest Everybody. Her intricately-drawn reflections often feel like my own, “trapped between all this joy and all this sorrow,” as she sings on “Young Adult.” It’s the opening […]

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Eat up the Fun with Hashtag Lewisburg this September!

Eat up the Fun w/ HashtagWV this September! - Eat up the Fun w/ HashtagWV this September!!! This month we feature Freshwater Folk Festival,2018 WV Roadkill Cook Off & Autumn Harvest Festival, Autumn Harvest Festival -Monroe Co WV, a glimpse into Taste of Our Towns – TOOT, and so much more! Pick us up! – HashtagWV #105, September 2018.

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Best Things to Do in Lewisburg, WV

Best Things to Do in Lewisburg WV! - Spending a day in Lewisburg? Here are a few of the best things to do while you’re visiting. Start your day at the Wild Bean coffee shop.  Located downtown, this cafe offers premium coffee, tea, veggie cuisine, wi-fi, entertainment, and more! The breakfast menu consisting of breakfast burritos, egg scrambles, breakfast sandwiches and granola w/ […]
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Wonder How HashtagWV Remains Free?

WONDER HOW HASHTAG LEWISBURG CITY PAPER REMAINS FREE? - Wondering how Hashtag Lewisburg City Paper gets published and distributed FREE every month in-print and online? Do we have wealthy parents or did one of us seduce a millionaire? No. Are we financed by bank loans or grant money? Nope, not that either. Until we hit it BIG in the lotto, every issue of HASHTAGWV comes […]