Asheville Insider Tip: New Trail Makes it Easy to Discover Asheville Music.
Mountain music has filled the hills of Appalachia for hundreds of years, and those traditions can still be found when visiting Asheville and western N.C. The newly formed Blue Ridge Music Trails allows visitors to discover the many sites where this unique musical legacy is alive and well.
Stop by the Asheville Visitor Center and pick up a copy of Blue Ridge Music Trails of North Carolina. This guidebook details the history and legacy of Asheville's musical roots plus provides information on where to go. As a bonus, each guide comes with an incredible soundtrack, a compilation of some of the best songs from local artists.