Voted WV’s BEST Music Venue by WV Living 2015, The Purple Fiddle hosts over 300 each year! On February 6th, check out gypsy, punk, garage, grass band Strung Like a Horse. More info strunglikeahorse.com
David Mayfield Parade is also on tour and will take the stage on May 11th. This singer-songwriter, band leader, and Grammy nominated producer stepped out of the sideman shadows with his 2011 album “The David Mayfield Parade” his follow-up “Good Man Down” was self released and funded with a surprising succesful Kickstarter campaign that more than doubled its initial goal of $18,000. On the heels of that sucsess, Mayfield has partnered with Compass Records. A label that Playboy Magaizne calls “Nashville’s hippest alternative label” More info: davidmayfieldparade.net
The Purple Fiddle is located in Thomas, WV. Hours are Sunday-Thursday from 12-8pm and Friday and Saturday from 11:30-late. Find them online at purplefiddle.com or call 304-463-4040
– LBSPY #73, January 2015
HASHTAGWV ART & ENTERTAINMENT Publisher/Editor-in-Chief, Christina Entenmann-Edwards has been a WV resident since September 2008. She was born and raised in Fairfield County, Connecticut, and is no stranger to hard work and the entrepreneurial spirit. In 2006, she graduated from Quinnipiac University (Hamden, Connecticut), Cum Laude, with a B.A. in History. In 2010, she graduated with an M.B.A. from Liberty University (Lynchburg, Virginia). In February 2012, Christina launched HashtagWV as the area’s first full-color, free arts and entertainment tabloid + online platform. Christina completed the Leadership West Virginia class of 2021, which is an innovative program that grows, engages, and mobilizes leaders to ignite a life passion to move West Virginia forward.