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Hayley Benton


Asheville, NC, United States

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Past articles by Hayley:

Hustle Souls celebrate the debut of their debut full-length album

The members of local powerhouse indie-pop and soul band Hustle Souls are set to release their debut, full-length album, 'Colors.' → Read More

Ian Ridenhour puts heart and soul into ‘Ribcage’

Local pop-rock artist Ian Ridenhour starts off 2018 with a bang, introducing his third album "Ribcage" to Asheville fans on Friday, Jan. 26 at Isis Music Hall. → Read More

Top 5 things to do: Last Downtown After 5, NOLA meets AVL

1. Last Downtown After 5 of the season It's starting to feel like fall in Asheville, and that means it's time for the final Downtown After 5 of the season. The final free downtown concert, on Sept. 15, will feature a headlining set from Billy Strings. This high-energy bluegrass set will close out the mountain summer season, with an opening performance by Whiskey Shivers for some bluegrass-fueled… → Read More

Irma's might brings memories of Hugo's wrath

While rare, hurricanes have led to destruction in the North Carolina mountains, as happened with Frances and Ivan. → Read More

Hurricane Irma forecast predictions shift east

The National Weather Service updated its predictions for Hurricane Irma, which may provide good news for the mountain region. → Read More

Fair Friday: Mountain State Fair roars into Ag Center this week

From dinosaurs to rides, fried food to livestock, the North Carolina Mountain State Fair is coming and bringing a variety of acts with it. → Read More

Could Irma damage reach Asheville? Yes

Some of the National Weather Service's most recent forecast maps show that Asheville could be along Hurricane Irma's predicted path. → Read More

FYI: Check out the upcoming big-ticket shows in the Asheville area

Scene's roundup of upcoming shows in Asheville and Western North Carolina. → Read More

Western NC celebrates Labor Day in Canton

Despite a tragedy on Friday, thousands packed the streets for Canton's 111th annual Labor Day Parade. → Read More

Top 5 things to do: Celebrate summer's end, LAAF's return

Scene's top picks for Labor Day Weekend and the week of Sept. 1-6. → Read More

The ultimate guide to Labor Day weekend in Asheville

Scene's ultimate roundup to Labor Day Weekend, featuring the return of LAAF, the Canton parade and festival and much more. → Read More

Asheville wakes up to 'American Idol' auditions

Downtown Asheville was crowded Sunday morning for "American Idol" tryouts. → Read More

Top 5 things to do: Downtown After 5, solar eclipse, Blues Fest

Asheville Scene's top picks for the week of Aug. 18-24, including free shows, eclipse plans and blues festivals. → Read More

Are you ready for the eclipse? Last-minute ideas to make a day of the solar event

Take our advice and make some half-baked plans for the total solar eclipse on Aug. 21. → Read More

FYI: Luke Combs, classical Dead, Rick Springfield & other just announced Asheville shows

Just announced, big-ticket and sold-out shows on the Asheville lineup, as of Aug. 15. → Read More

Asheville Community Theatre completes Phase 1 of rebuild

The Asheville Community Theatre's current space, built in 1972, hasn't seen a whole lot of upgrades — until now. → Read More

FYI: LaMontagne, Marshall Tucker, Yelawolf & Hagar, plus other just announced Asheville shows

Scene's giant roundup of just announced and upcoming shows in the area, updated Aug. 8. → Read More

'American Idol' sets date, time, location for Asheville auditions

The popular singing competition TV show is officially headed to downtown Asheville on Aug. 27. → Read More

Laugh Your Asheville Off at 4-day comedy festival

Celebrating its 11th year bringing world-class comedy to Asheville, the Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival runs from Aug. 9-12. → Read More

FYI: Alabama, Kamasi Washington & other just announced Asheville area shows

Scene's list of just announced and big upcoming concerts in the Asheville area. Updated on July 31. → Read More