Jedd Ferris

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Fest Finds

Music Finds & Festival Gear Finds Part of the fun of festivals is finding new favorite bands. Check...

Festival Guide 2019: Do Your Fest

100+ Essential Blue Ridge Festivals Call your friends, grab tickets, and get ready to go. Within our yearly guide...

Southerners Love Wilderness

UGA study reveals that 89 percent of visitors to public land support Wilderness Wilderness...

Trail Mix: New Albums and Rhiannon Giddens

New Albums by the musicians you want to listen to. Rhiannon Giddens Returns with New Collaboration, Our Native Daughters Rhiannon Giddens first emerged in the Grammy...

Top Southern Spins: Best Albums of 2018

Check out our list of the year’s best records from acts who hail from our Blue Ridge footprint. Lucy Dacus • Historian This emerging Richmond-based indie...

Trail Mix: Marcus King Shares Carolina Confessions

Two years ago Marcus King emerged as a fresh-faced bluesy jammer with serious guitar chops and a soulful voice that sounded well beyond his...