September 30 @ 7:00 pm
The award-winning and versatile Appalachian-indie-folk-roots-fusion musician Ash Devine was born and raised in the Blue Ridge mountains of Blacksburg, VA and Asheville, NC. Devine is known as one of the last ‘folk troubadours’. Devine is also known for her unique and complex finger-style ukulele and guitar picking and a captivating and rich vocal quality. In 2015, Devine starred as the legendary Maybelle Carter of the Carter Family band in the prodution of Esley: The Life and Music of Leslie Riddle, where she began mastering the famous Carter Family scratch guitar sound. In addition to producing several albums of original music and touring internationally for over 15 years, Ash has performed and studied along side Nobel peace prize nominee Patch Adams M.D., Heritage award winning ballad singer Sheila Kay Adams, Grammy award nominee and folklorist David Holt, and a number of other renowned folklorists and internationally acclaimed musicians. Her versatile Appalachian folk revival-fusion sound is bursting with stylistic variety, relatable story, and historical facts.