These events are curated by hip-hop artist and former DJ for Digable Planets, Nex Millen of OG Synergy Lifestyle and Culture.
Find more information at www.facebook.com/ogsynergy.
Rotations is presented by OG Synergy and Fruit Smash Hard Seltzer and held at the Grey Eagle (patio), 128 Clingman Ave. in Asheville from 5-9 p.m. $2.50 tacos and $2.50 tall cans every Tuesday.
Tuesday, July 20 – Curated vinyl sets by DJ Arieh (@AriehSamson) and DJ Otto Maddox (@Firstbornisdead), with special guest The Bogart (Static Age Records).
Tuesday, July 27 – Special guest Nex Millen (@NexMillen).
Every Thursday – Dance the night away to the music of Bachata, Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia, and Salsa Choke. Held at Asheville Beauty Academy, 28 Broadway St. in Asheville.
Thursday, July 22 – Free dance lessons at 9 p.m. led by Lizzy Reagles and Moreno Mexica. Party to Latin sounds provided by @MtnVibes and Nex Millen from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
At the Blue Ridge Hemp Co.
Blue Ridge Hemp Co. is excited to provide a performance space and network environment for established and up-and-coming hip-hop artists, music producers, DJs, recording artists, and music enthusiasts.
Beat Maker Series
The Beat Maker Series highlights up and coming producers, beat makers, and artists from Asheville each week. Each artist will do three 45 minute sets in a storytelling style. The artist will be able to explain their creative process, what inspires them, as well as showcase current releases, debut unreleased materials, and feature special guest lyricists. Held at the Blue Ridge Hemp Co., 61 1/2 Lexington Ave. in Asheville.
The Beat Maker Series runs through August 27, 2021 from 5-8 p.m.
Friday, July 23 – Spaceman Jones (@spacemanjones).
Friday, July 30 – Blue Ridge Hemp Food Pop-Up, with special guest chef and music by Nex Millen.
The DJ Series will highlight some of the best DJ’s in Asheville North Carolina each week. They will do three 45 minute sets specializing in various styles and genres. The series runs through August 28, 2021 from 3-6 p.m. at the Blue Ridge Hemp Co., 61 1/2 Lexington Ave. in Asheville.
Saturday, July 17 – Special guests will be The Pharaohs, DJs from Greenville, SC, bringing their pop-up buy/sell/trade record shop.
Saturday, July 24 – Mike Martinez (@MadMikeLives).
Saturday, July 31 – WBMU Music For The Movement, live with Nex Millen.
Saturday, July 31 – Lo Life Vintage Pop Up at The Orange Peel. Thirstin Howl The 3rd Meet ‘n Greet. Doors open at 7 p.m.
August 1 – Leo Season Zodiac Party at Lazy Diamond
August 11 – Live at The Crucible w. Otto Maddox
August 15 – Shuffle Up! Electronic Dance Party with Jaze Uries, Dayowulf and The Sorcerist at The Orange Peel. Doors open at 7 p.m.
August 20 – Silent Disco at Rabbit Rabbit, 8 p.m.
September 3-5 – 40th Annual Goombay Festival at Pack Square in downtown Asheville.
September 25 – Good Vibes Festival on Route 9, Bat Cave.