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Homegrown in Prichard feat. Red Honey

Red Honey rocked Prichard Park tonight for our latestet installment of Homegrown in Prichard. Check out the photos! Photo Credit: Dillon Foust

Downtown After 5 - July

We hooked up our listeners with the ultimate VIP treatment in our Insiders Lounge at Downtown After 5, featuring food from the Chop House and beer from Sierra Nevada. Don't miss the photos!

Homegrown in Prichard feat. Jeff Santiago y Los Gatos Negros

Tonight Homegrown in Prichard was rocked away by the tune of Jeff Santiago y Los Gatos Negros. Come see us next week for another great local musician!

Homegrown in Prichard featuring Aaron LaFalce

Aaron LaFalce rocked out tonight at Homegrown in Prichard! Thanks to all our listeners who came out!

Tourist Buyout Night 7-9-14

The rain held off for the Asheville Tourist Buyout Night first pitch. Blades, Neal, and the wise guys were there giving out all sorts of free stuff. Dont miss us at Thirsty Thursday's and Dollar Dog Nights.

Homegrown in Prichard featuring Lyric

We had an amazing crowd out in Prichard Park tonight to watch our local artist, Lyric, give Asheville a reason to dance.

Homegrown in Pritchard - Leigh Glass

Leigh Glass rocked out in Prichard Park tonight on behalf of 98.1 the River's Homegrown in Prichard summer concert series. Come see us next Thursday at six for another great local artist!

Downtown After 5 - June

We celebrated another Downtown After 5 in our Insider's Lounge with beer from Sierra Nevada and food from the Chop House, complete with music from Drivin' and Cryin'.

Homegrown in Prichard featuring The Toothe 6-19-14

Another successful Homegrown in Prichard Park occurred tonight! This week we featured The Toothe! Come see us next Thursday when we hear the music of Leigh Glass.

Amos Lee 6.17.14

Amos Lee met with a few VERY lucky 98.1 the River listeners at his recent performance for The Orange Peel on June 17th! Check out a few of the photos here.

Homegrown in Prichard Park Nikki Talley 6-12-14

Another successful segment of our Homegrown in Prichard Park summer concert series went down tonight in the heart of Asheville. Our talented performer tonight was Nikki Talley. Come out next Thursday and sing along with us!

Asheville Half Marathon

Check out the photos from the 2014 Asheville Half Marathon!

Homegrown in Pritchard - Oso Rey

We kicked off the summer with our first Homegrown in Pritchard, featuring Oso Rey. Don't miss the photos!

Java for Justice at Bruegger's Bagels & City Bakery Cafe 5-22-14

98.1 the River and Paramount Kia came out to Bruegger's Bagels and City Bakery Cafe today for Java for Justice to support Pisgah Legal Services. Thanks to all who came out and helped either by donating directly or by making purchases at the participating businesses.

Tegan and Sara at the Orange Peel

Our favorite Canadian twins, Tegan and Sara, played the Orange Peel on May 20. Don't miss the photos.

Habitat for Humanity

Check out the photos from the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Biltmore Village. Free hot dogs, donuts, soda, and popcorn were served at the Spring Customer Appreciation Sale.

Downtown After 5 - May

The Downtown After 5 season kicked off with a bang! Don't miss the photos.

Outdoor Adventure Giveaway at Subaru Adventure Center 5-3-14

We had a great crowd at the Subaru Adventure Center today for the Outdoor Adventure Giveaway! Check out the pictures!

Alabama Shakes

Alabama Shakes played a sold-out two-night run at The Orange Peel. If you missed it, don't sweat it; we took pictures for you. Photos by Auburn Petty

Asheville Tourists Buyout Night

Don't miss the photos from our Buyout Night at the Asheville Tourists game on April 30th!

Moogfest 2014 - Night One

Moogfest 2014 kicked off Wednesday, April 23. Photos courtesy of Moogfest.

Local Natives

Don't miss the photos from the Local Natives show at The Orange Peel. Photos by Auburn Petty

The Hookah Hookup 03-22-14

Heather and 98.1 the River came out to The Hookah Hookup to pick a winner for a pair of tickets to Hangout Music Festival. Thanks to everyone who came to "hangout" with us and get "hooked up" with some great products from The Hookah Hangout. See what we did there? Check out the pics! Photo Credit: Dillon Foust

Studio AVL - Ben Wilson

Ben Wilson dropped by Studio AVL to perform last July. Don't miss the photos.

Studio AVL - Debrissa and the Bear King

Debrissa and the Bear King performed in Studio AVL.

Studio AVL - Blind Lemon Phillips

Blind Lemon Phillips stopped by Studio AVL on July 15th. Check out the photos.

Studio AVL - Jeff Santiago

Jeff Santiago performed in Studio AVL on July 9th. Don't miss the photos!

Studio AVL - Jonathan Scales Fourchesra

The Jonathan Scales Fourchestra stopped by Studio AVL on July 8th.

Winter Warmer Beer Festival

98.1 the River shook off the winter blues at this year's 7th Annual Winter Warmer Beer Festival. Don't miss the photos!

Studio AVL - Juan Holiday

Juan Holiday stopped by Studio AVL on July 2, 2013.

Studio AVL - The Toothe

The Toothe performed in Studio AVL on June 24, 2013.

Studio AVL - Aaron LaFalce

Don't miss the photos from Aaron LaFalce's performance.

Studio AVL - Randall Bramblett

Don't miss the photos!

Studio AVL - Custard Pie

Don't miss the photos from their Studio AVL session.

Studio AVL - Kopecky Family Band

The Kopecky Family Band performed for Studio AVL on May 20, 2013.

Studio AVL - Ivan and Alyosha

Don't miss the photos of their Studio AVL performance!

Studio AVL - Glen Phillips

Glen Phillips performed for Studio AVL on April 6, 2013.

Studio AVL - Sara Watkins

Sara Watkins stopped by Studio AVL on March 8, 2013.

Studio AVL - Donna the Buffalo

Donna the Buffalo performed for Studio AVL on March 2, 2013.

Studio AVL - Matisyahu

Don't miss the photos from Matisyahu's Studio AVL session!

Studio AVL - Juan Holiday

Don't miss the photos from Juan Holiday's Studio AVL session!

Studio AVL - Wu Force

Wu Force stopped by Studio AVL on Feburary 7, 2013.

Studio AVL - The Toothe

The Toothe performed on January 10, 2013 for Studio AVL.

Of Montreal

Of Montreal sold out the Grey Eagle. Photos by Auburn Petty

Steep Canyon Rangers

Steep Canyon Rangers packed the house at the Orange Peel on the first night of their two-day run. Don't miss the photos by Auburn Petty!

Eblen Charities Food Drive 11-27-13

Eblen Charities held their food drive today to help local families have a meal on their table during the Thanksgiving season.

Johnny Marr at the Orange Peel

Johnny Marr performed at The Orange Peel. Check out the pictures here! Photos by Auburn Petty

Insurance Services of Asheville Blanket Drive 11-21-13

Heather came out to Insurance Serivices of Asheville with 98.1 this morning to help with their blanket drive for the Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry. Check out the photos!

Michael Franti & Spearhead

Michael Franti & Spearhead sold out the Orange Peel on Nov. 12th. Check out the pictures! Photos by Auburn Petty

Mountain Oasis - Sunday

Don't miss the photos from the final night of the Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit. Photos by Auburn Petty

Mountain Oasis - Saturday

Check out the photos from the second night of the Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit. Photos by Auburn Petty

Dog Day Afternoon 2013

Check out photos from this year's Dog Day Afternoon!

Habitat for Humanity 9/7

Stephanie came out to help Habitat for Humanity of Asheville to celebrate their 30 year anniversary.

Homegrown in Pritchard - August 29

Jason Daniello performed at the last Homegrown in Pritchard of the season. Don't miss the photos here!

Homegrown in Pritchard featuring Ten Cent Orchestra 8/22/2013

This week's Homegrown in Pritchard featured Ten Cent Orchestra. Be sure to join us next week for the last Homegrown of the year! Photo credit: Kory Suttles and Whitley Albury

DTA 5 - August

98.1 The River (and friends!) had a GREAT time at the August version of Downtown After 5! Check out the photos from our Insider's Lounge and everywhere else around DTA5. Photo Credit: Jeanie Slade.

Homegrown in Pritchard - August 15th

Don't miss the photos from CaroMia's performance at Homegrown in Pritchard on August 15th.

Homegrown in Pritchard - 8/8/13

Pierce Edens & The Dirty Work played an AMAZING show for a big crowd at Homegrown in Pritchard on August 8th! See the photos here. Photo credit: Kory Suttles

Chains for Wishes Tournament at Richmond Hill Disc Golf Course 8/3/13

We were on hand for the 7th Annual Chains for Wishes Disc Golf Tournament at Richmond Hill Disc Golf Course. The golfers stayed hydrated with Proformance while helping benefit a great cause. Photo credit: Whitley Albury

Homegrown in Pritchard featuring Ben Wilson

This week's Homegrown in Pritchard featured Ben Wilson. The weather was absolutely perfect and so were the great tunes!

Downtown After 5 - July

Don't miss the photos from July's Downtown After 5!

Homegrown in Prichard 7-18-13

This week's Homegrown in Prichard entertainment was Leigh Glass and the Hazards. The night was complete with good jams, nice weather and listeners shaking their groove thing. Come out to our next Homegrown in Prichard event on August 1st!

Downtown After 5 - June 21st

Check out the photos from our second Downtown After 5 event on June 21st!

Homegrown - June 20

Aaron LaFalce played at our third Homegrown of the season! Check out the pictures here!

Homegrown - June 13

98.1 the River's Homegrown in Pritchard showcased Dave Dribbon this week. Don't miss the photos.

Chamber Challenge

Hundreds of Asheville residents ran the Chamber Challenge. Check out the photos!

Homegrown in Pritchard - Aaron "Woody" Wood

Check out the photos from the very first Homegrown in Pritchard concert of the season, featuring Aaron "Woody" Wood! Photos by Kory Suttles.

Oklahoma Relief Event - Patton

Check out photos from our donation event to help support tornado victims in Oklahoma. Special thanks to the American Red Cross, area Bojangles restaurants, and to JoAnn Fabric & Crafts stores who provided the ribbons in remembrance of victims.

Studio AVL - Toubab Krewe

Studio AVL with Toubab Krewe

Studio AVL - Steep Canyon Rangers

Studio AVL with Steep Canyon Rangers

Studio AVL - Sarah Siskind

Studio AVL with Sarah Siskind

Studio AVL - Jerry Douglas

Studio AVL with Jerry Douglas

Studio AVL - Punch Brothers

Studio AVL with Punch Brothers

Studio AVL - Donovan Frankenreiter

Studio AVL with Donovan Frankenreiter

Studio AVL - Eric Hutchinson

Studio AVL with Eric Hutchinson

Studio AVL - Abigail Washburn

Studio AVL with Abigail Washburn

Studio AVL - Donna the Buffalo

Studio AVL with Donna The Buffalo

Studio AVL - Matisyahu

Studio AVL with Matisyahu

The xx

The xx played the Orange Peel on Jan. 30. Photos by: Auburn Petty

Winter Warmer 2013

Check out the photos from the Winter Warmer Beer Festival.

Bloc Party

Bloc Party played the Orange Peel on Jan. 14, 2013. Photos by: Auburn Petty

Moogfest - Santigold

Photos by: Auburn Petty

Moogfest - Explosions in the Sky

Photos by: Auburn Petty

Moogfest - Primus 3D

Photos by: Auburn Petty

Studio AVL - Mindy Smith

Sudio AVL with Mindy Smith.

Studio AVL - Sara Watkins

Sara Watkins stopped by Studio AVL on June 13th.

Studio AVL - Ani DiFranco

Ani DiFranco stopped by Studio AVL.

Studio AVL - Warren Haynes

Warren Haynes stopped by the studio before Christmas Jam.

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