Artist Gabriel Shaffer refuses to give up on Asheville, Finding Asheville Monday
Apr04

Artist Gabriel Shaffer refuses to give up on Asheville, Finding Asheville Monday

The 30th episode of Finding Asheville will be with Asheville folk artist/outsider artist Gabriel Shaffer.   Listen to a teaser below:   Nathan sits down with Asheville folk artist/outsider artist Gabriel Shaffer for the 30th episode of the Finding Asheville podcast. They chat about growing up in Parkersburg, WV, how a vision of Gabriel’s grandfather inspired him to write, traveling in bands, how painting saved his life, why...

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Asheville father shows son Chick-fil-A campers as example of what giving up on life looks like
Apr03

Asheville father shows son Chick-fil-A campers as example of what giving up on life looks like

ASHEVILLE- Usually when Garrison Ford wants to teach his 9-year-old son Leonard a lesson he just revokes Leonard’s television viewing privileges for a week.   But when more than 100 people camped out in a parking lot of a soon to be opened Chick-fil-A on Merrimon Avenue, in hopes of being one of the first 100 people in line to win 52 sandwiches, 52 orders of waffle fries, and 52 medium drinks or $292.76 worth of product from...

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Writing from the heart, Anne Fitten Glenn talks Asheville Beer on Finding Asheville
Mar31

Writing from the heart, Anne Fitten Glenn talks Asheville Beer on Finding Asheville

Dear Annie to Edgy Mama to Brewgasm to Oskar Blues Brewery Communinatrix? Nathan sits down with Anne Fitten Glenn author of Asheville Beer: An Intoxicating History of Mountain Brewing and marketing representative for Oskar Blues Brewery, for the 29th episode of Finding Asheville. They chat about growing up in Atlanta, Ga., finding a love for craft beer in London, why she once encountered a very angry and naked Hunter S. Thompson, who...

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Anne Fitten Glenn author of Asheville Beer talks beer jobs and understanding craft beer on Finding Asheville Monday
Mar28

Anne Fitten Glenn author of Asheville Beer talks beer jobs and understanding craft beer on Finding Asheville Monday

The 29th episode of Finding Asheville will be with Anne Fitten Glenn of Asheville Beer: An Intoxicating History of Mountain Brewing and marketing representative for Oskar Blues Brewery.   Listen to a preview below:   Nathan sits down with Anne Fitten Glenn author of Asheville Beer: An Intoxicating History of Mountain Brewing and marketing representative for Oskar Blues Brewery, for the 29th episode of Finding Asheville. They...

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Rick McDaniel author of Asheville Food, talks Southern food on Finding Asheville
Mar24

Rick McDaniel author of Asheville Food, talks Southern food on Finding Asheville

Some days you are the windshield and some days you are the bug?   Nathan sits down with Chef Rick McDaniel Southern food author and author of the books An Irresistible History of Southern Food: Four Centuries of Black-Eyed Peas, Collard Greens and Whole Hog Barbecue and Asheville Food: A History of High Country Cuisine for the 28th episode of Finding Asheville. They chat about growing up in Kings Mountain, NC, how Asheville...

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