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Friday, June 30: Matt Deal at Sweet Shoppe

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Local Beat

On Friday, June 30th Matt Deal will grace the stage at the Sweet Shoppe in downtown Lewisburg. Matt grew up in Welch, WV with a steady diet of classics from every genre thanks to his parents’ glorious record/music collection, which included The Beatles, Motown, Country, Classic Rock, Funk, Folk and everything in between was in […]

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Sat. April 8: One Voice Project & The Change

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

On Saturday, April 8th, at 8pm, Hill and Holler in downtown Lewisburg presents The Change, and all female funk band from Princeton WV.  Bandmembers include: Kayla Mckinney, Aryan Graham, Jedah Palmer, and Caeli Massey. Their inspiration stems from a desire to create “change” in the world with their music; wanting to help others, continue recording […]

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Saturday, March 25: Pontiac at Sweet Shoppe!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

On Saturday, March 25th, Pontiac returns to one of Lewisburg’s notorious musically taverns, the Sweet Shoppe. They are loaded with new originals, sonic soundscapes and personal musical calibrations. NO COVER, but not free. Tip jar will be present and appreciated. Change in schedule: Friday, March 24: DJ Sid (not Rob Jones) On St. Patrick’s Day the Sweet […]

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DJ Nights & Karaoke at The Sweet Shoppe

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

Don’t miss DJ nights and karaoke at The Sweet Shoppe! Every Saturday night it’s DJ Sid and on Thursdays it’s DJ Swerv’n Irvine! The Sweet Shoppe is located on 125 W. Washington Street in downtown Lewisburg. For more info, call 304-645-3214.

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Fri. Feb 24: The Tealights at The Asylum!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

On Saturday, February 24th, the Tealights play at The Asylum in downtown Lewisburg! They are an indie folk band based in Morehead, Kentucky made up of Elizabeth Pearl Bowman and Caroline Nell Copley. Learn more about them at thetealights.com The Asylum is located at 114 E. Randolph Street in Lewisburg. For more info call, 681-318-3515.

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Wed. Feb 1: Bill Staines at Irish Pub

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

Bill Staines has been my hero since 1977. He carries on where Woody left off- carrying on the tradition of stories and characters you wish you knew.” Nanci Griffith On Wednesday evenings, the Irish Pub in Lewisburg, often hosts guest musicians, along with a special offer on a different whiskey each week. Anyone not familiar with the […]

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Apprentice Day: Employers, Kids, & Volunteers Wanted!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

When you were a child, what was your dream job? Did your dream come true? If you had the chance to experience your dream job as a child, would it have changed your life? At National Apprentice Day, they are creating a world where every child has the opportunity to discover and pursue their dream […]

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Sun, Oct 30: Musical Mayhem From New Orleans!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

Musical Mayhem from New Orleans is coming to Lewisburg w/ Josh Paxton and Debbie Davis. The duo is performing a concert at the Irish Pub on Sunday, October 30th from 3-5pm. Josh Paxton grew up in the suburbs of Cincinnati and moved to New Orleans to attend graduate school for jazz piano. He never left […]

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Erica Rebinski and more at The Asylum!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

Don’t miss out on all the fun events at The Asylum this September! On Friday, September Erica Rebinski performs on stage from 9pm-midnight! There’s also the end of summer full moon party w/Derek Woodz Band, Matt Evans going away party, and the Monticola Meadery Release Party! Get out and enjoy! HashtagWV September 2016.

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Friday, July 15: Shayar at Sweet Shoppe!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

On Friday, July 15th dance the night away to reggae with Jamaican born singer/songwriter, Shayar! He performs at the Sweet Shoppe in downtown Lewisburg, WV. –  Hashtag #79, July 2016

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WV Proud, WV Strong w/ HashtagWV this June!

WV Proud, WV Strong w/ HashtagWV this June! - Pick us up this June! Our main article features the one-year anniversary of the terrible flood of 2016. Written by the Random Prophet, it celebrates our community in their commitment to help each other during these difficult times. This issue also features Matt Deal at the Sweet Shoppe, 30 Years of Durbin Days, and so much […]

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