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The Happening AVL - July | $10


  • Salvage Station 466 Riverside Drive Asheville, NC, 28801 United States (map)

*21+ Only | $10 ADV / DOS

Get ready Asheville because your community, the surrounding region, The Undergrowth & EZ Productions are about to bring all of the art, music and fun right to your doorstep!

KIDS ARE WELCOME FROM 7PM-9PM and Kids 12 years or younger get in FREE. Salvage Station's policy is that anyone who is not 21 or older must leave at 9pm. (KIDS = Any child 12 years of age or younger)

<<< ART <> BANDS <> DJS <> MUSIC <> ART VENDORS >>>
<<< FIRE BREATHING & EATING <> FIRE PERFORMANCES >>> <<< HOOPING <> AERIAL SILKS <> FACE PAINTING >>> 
POLE DANCING <> STILTWALKERS <> POI >>>
<<< VISUAL PROJECTIONS & MORE >>>

<<< METAnoia ART >>>

SPECIAL GUEST ART COLLECTIVE FROM NASHVILLE, TN

http://www.metanoiaart.net/
http://www.facebook.com/MetanoiaArtGalaxy

METAnoia ART is an art collective, mobile art gallery, and DIY event production team based out of Nashville, TN. Our aim is to create spaces where artists of all mediums and genres are given an opportunity to share their wondrous Creations while exploring their Creativity in New and Innovative ways.

<<< MUISCAL LINEUP >>> 
Soul Candy (AVL) 7-9pm
Captain EZ (AVL) 9-10:30pm
Mage Tha Blackheart (Nashville, TN) 10:30-11pm
XYON (Nashville, TN) 11-11:30pm
Kilo Riley (Nashville, TN) 11:30-1am
DLX (AVL) 1-2am
< more detailed artist info below >

<<< COMMUNITY ART SPACE >>>

Paint, canvases, and additional supplies will be provided for adults and kids to creatively express themselves throughout the event.

<<< VISUAL PROJECTIONS BY VANIR VISUALS >>>
https://www.facebook.com/vanirvisuals

<<< FACE & BODY PAINTING >>>
Gypsie Face & Body Art
http://www.ashevillefaceandbodyart.com/

<<< POLE DANCING >>>
https://www.facebook.com/helixpole
http://www.tribe-danceandpole.com/

We are Helix Pole Performance! Tribe Dance & Pole is our home studio. We provide ambient and choreographed performances as well as freestyle pole jams!

<<< FIRE <> FIRE <> FIRE >>>

There will be live fire performances featuring some of the best fire spinners from Asheville, the Southeast and beyond!!

<<< Fire Fountain >>>

Dance Around, Gaze Into and Cozy Up to the Fire Fountain! A mesmerizing multi-elemental sculpture by Asheville's very own Logan Alexander.

<<< Stiltwalkers >>>
Super Star Stilts will be in the mix - something to look up too for sure!!

<<< AERIAL SILKS >>>
There will be live aerial silk chandelier performances at 9:30pm, 10:45m & 11:45pm by Empyrean Arts.

www.empyreanarts.org
FB - EmpyreanArtsAsheville
IG - @empyreanarts

<<< Vending >>>

There will be many vendors on site selling their art, crafts, and other really cool stuff.

<<< MUSIC >>>

Soul Candy (AVL) 7-9pm
https://www.facebook.com/SoulCandyOfficial
https://soundcloud.com/soulcandy50

Soul Candy is the musical equivalent of your favorite late night snack you made back in college - no person in their right mind would think to combine those ingredients...but damn if it isn't delicious. Pulling influence from glitch, breakbeat, hip hop, and all things weird, Soul Candy keeps you on your toes from start to finish. Since moving to Asheville, he has shared the stage with Downlink, Kalya Scintilla, Space Jesus, Manic Focus, and RUN DMT.

Captain EZ (AVL) 9-10:30pm
https://www.facebook.com/CaptainEZnc
https://soundcloud.com/captain-ez

Captain EZ produces The Happening AVL, Fire Jam, Sunday Funday and many other events in Asheville and the Southeast region.

Mage Tha Blackheart (Nashville, TN) 10:30-11pm
http://soundcloud.com/thablackheart
http://www.facebook.com/thablackheart
https://twitter.com/tHAbLACKHEART

A lover of all culture Mage has devoted his life to art and its effect on our emotional states combined with the rhythms of music to create a truely unique system of communication that dates back to ancient time. Rhymes, the state of mind. The healing vibrational frequencies that keep us in tune with our dreams. Mage Tha Blackheart is an Activist, MC, Producer, and Artist native to Nashville, TN, mixing funk and jazz influences while fanning the flames of change.

XYON [ Earl Kelly II ] (Nashville, TN) 11-11:30pm
Producer / MC
http://www.xyonhiphop.com/

Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY and hailing from Nashville, TN, XYON is a musical entity created to bring conscious hip hop to the masses and spread Love, Peace, and Beats in the streets. From drummer to producer to emcee and everywhere in between, XYON blends both old and new school aspects of hip hop to weave together tracks that make you think while you rock your head.

3. AN IDEALIZED, HARMONIOUS COMMUNITY; UTOPIA

XYON is an up-and-coming hip hop artists who seeks to induce both ecstasy and evolution in the human psyche.

Kilo Riley (Nashville, TN) 11:30-1am
https://www.facebook.com/kyloriley
https://soundcloud.com/kyle-ginther

DLX (AVL) 1-2am
https://www.facebook.com/DLXScience
www.smogrecords.com

Drew Peterson is an electronic musician who produces and performs live as DLX (Doctor Lazarus X). Aside from his individual work, he is also the guitarist, bassist, and electronic programmer for the live music group Very Angry Scientist (Los Angeles). In 2008, DLX made an international breakthrough with his heavy and spacious track from the SMOG “Matter of Fact” EP, most notably recognized by “Breakage’s Relatively Speaking Remix” on the flip side. He received a spotlight on the Scion Sampler CD V.30 in 2010, with his track “City of Cars” (featuring Kemst), as well as a remix by Von D (France). DLX boasts a massive solo track list and has officially remixed works by Kraddy, Plastician & Juakali, Nomad, Trill Bass, Pyroaster and Atlantic Connection.