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This July – Spanglers & Shawn Owen @ Asylum!

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Don’t miss all the good live music at the Asylum and Shawn Owen’s Full Moon Party this July!

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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 at facebook.com/thespanglersmusic

Professional snowboarder turned songwriter, Shawn Owen performs 300+ shows per year as a solo performer and fronting the Shawn Owen Band, sharing the stage with national acts such as The Wailers, Slightly Stoopid, G. Love and the Special Sauce, Dropkick Murphys, Passafire, Michael Franti and Spearhead, Donovan Frankenreiter, Larry Keel, Dirty Heads, The Aggrolites, Iration and many more, bringing their distinctive reggae/jam/ska/party vibe throughout the east coast from upstate New York to southern Florida and all in between. Their debut full length LP “Make Money” is scheduled for release June 2015 with national tour to follow. For more info, visit shawnowenband.com

“Shawn Owen has the ability to kidnap his audience and transport them to a beach with family and friends.” -Blair Campbell, owner of The Pretty Penny Cafe.

The Asylum is located at 114 E. Randolph Street in Lewisburg, WV. More info, call 681-318-3515.

– Hashtag #79. July 2016

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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.

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