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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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This July – Spanglers & Shawn Owen @ Asylum!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

Don’t miss all the good live music at the Asylum and Shawn Owen’s Full Moon Party this July! The Spanglers are not so typical family band. Their influences include: Mark Knopfler, Hank Williams, Mott the Hoople, Keith Green, Bruce Cockburn, T-Bone Burnett, Doctor “D”, The Band, BB King and the list continues. Connect with them now […]

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Fri. June 17: VPOC Reunion at Hill & Holler

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

On Friday, June 17th, Vern’s Pot O’ Chili (VPOC) will perform a long awaited reunion concert on the stage at Hill & Holler Pizza. VPOC is a mostly original music 9 piece band with styles in funk, reggae, rock and jam. Their songs are about life, love, and growing up in the 2000’s. Their upcoming […]

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Fat Cheek Kat Kicks off Mtn Music Fest!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat, Uncategorized

Get excited for Fat Cheek Kat’s Mountain Music Festival preview show at the Wild Bean on Friday, May 6th at 9pm! This early stop at the bean will give you a peak of what they are all about. You can also WIN TICKETS to the festival at this show! Fat Cheek Kat is a funk/roots […]

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Live & Local at The Asylum this January!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

Enjoy live and local music at the Asylum all month long! On Friday, Jan 8th, bare bones blues-rock duo Blackwater Mojo performs. lbspy.com/fri-sept-11-blackwater-mojo-the-asylum-lewisburg-wv/ Friday, Jan 15th Erica Rebinski takes the stage. lbspy.com/restaurant-gigs-are-tough-for-musicians/ Friday, Jan 22, check out the Spanglers. Friday, January 29th, don’t miss Shawn Cohen! Also happening at the Asylym is Happy Hour daily!!! […]

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Sat. Jan 30: West Virginia Winter Music Festival!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

The 2016 edition of the annual West Virginia Winter Music Festival (formerly the Greenbrier Valley Winter Music Festival) is slated for Saturday, January 30. This year’s event boasts 7 venues with close to 40 acts from a 5 county region in WV and VA. Participating venues this year are Greenbrier Valley Theater, The Irish Pub, […]

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Sun, Nov 22: It’s a Party at the Irish Pub!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

On Sunday, November 22, from 5-10pm, the Irish Pub in downtown Lewisburg, WV will be celebrating its 9th year and they invite you to come party with them! There will be lots of fun and free stuff including an Italian Rum Birthday Cake by Greenbrier Valley Baking Company, baked Ziti prepared by Pasquale Izzo, and […]

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Thur, Oct 22 – Meet the Mountain Music Trail!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

Capture the rhythm and vibe of Appalachian music at Greenbrier County’s film premier of the West Virginia Mountain Music Trail. On Thursday, October 22, the Greenbrier County Convention & Visitors Bureau is sponsoring this free-to-all film premier along with a live performance by Black King Coal. Their songs range from 50s style rock and roll […]

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Thursday, Sept 17: Owen Danoff @ Irish Pub!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Beat

Washington DC native Owen Danoff will be performing at the Irish Pub on Thursday, Sept 17th from 7-10pm! In the DC area alone Owen has performed at nearly every major venue including the Birchmere and the 9:30 club, been selected as a Strathmore Artist in Residence, won multiple Washington Area Music Awards as well as […]

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Take Food to a Higher Altitude w/ Hashtag Lewisburg!

Take Food to a Higher Altitude w/ Hashtag Lewisburg WV this April! - This April, take food to a higher altitude with Hashtag Lewisburg! This month, we feature one of Lewisburg’s newest restaurants, Landings, a farm-to-table experience located at Greenbrier Valley Airport. This issue also features Bennett Wales & The Relief, Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company’s 3-year anniversary celebration, the Legendary 12th Lewisburg Chocolate Festival, a Patsy Cline Tribute, […]

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