Underhill Rose

”Incomparable harmony, soaring, sultry vocals, prolific lyrics and a unique fusion of Americana, bluegrass, R&B, and roots music makeup the “heartfelt country soul” for which Asheville’s Underhill Rose has become known”


Isis Restaurant & Music Hall

The original Isis Theatre of Asheville was built in 1937 and screened its last film in 1957. We as a family have restored Isis and made this historic theatre into what is now Isis Restaurant and Music Hall. We hope to bring back what Isis was originally, a place that brought people together and entertained the community.


CookBooks, Native Ground Books & Music

Adding richness and flavor to Native Ground Music’s extensive catalog, Wayne Erbsen’s wife, Barbara Swell, has collected old-timey pioneer recipes, kitchen wisdom and sayings, romantic advice, and cooking secrets from rural women who grew up using wood cookstoves in the southern mountains.


The North Carolina Brewer’s Guild

The North Carolina Brewers Guild is a trade organization comprised of brewers, vendors and craft beer enthusiasts focused on promoting North Carolina beer.


2012 Restaurant & Chef Awards Semifinalists

The James Beard Foundation announced the semifinalists in the 2012 Restaurant and Chef Awards and several outstanding North Carolina Chefs and Restaurants figure prominently.


Chef William S. Dissen

From his upbringings in the mountains of Charleston, West Virginia, Chef William S. Dissen always has been in touch with the outdoors & nature.


Mountain Xpress

Mountain Xpress is an independent newspaper located in Asheville, North Carolina. What you need to know: News, arts and events for WNC. Local matters!


Carolina Home + Garden

Carolina Home and Garden is North Carolina’s premier lifestyle and home magazine. In the sleek, glossy pages of this quarterly magazine, you’ll find stunning photos and well-written articles about intriguing Carolinians, beautiful homes, and exciting design trends.



VERVE is Western North Carolina’s smartest magazine for women. Our sassy, sophisticated readers love VERVE for its stunning photography and riveting feature stories—which provide an in-depth look at Western North Carolina women in the arts, business, fashion and design


Valle Crucis

Valle Crucis Overview • Nestled high in the Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina is a peaceful rural community that has stayed untouched over the years. The majestic scenic beauty continuously mesmerizes residents and draws visitors from throughout the world.