Thursday, October 16, 2008

JT to Play for Obama in Asheville


From BlueRidgeNow.com (concert is free but it looks like you need tickets):

Sen. Barack Obama's campaign is holding a free concert and rally with singer James Taylor. The renowned singer is holding concerts throughout North Carolina this weekend and will be in Asheville Sunday. The rally takes place at Martin Luther King Park and gates open at 6:30 p.m.

Taylor was raised in North Carolina, where his father was dean of the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Taylor has garnered 40 gold, platinum and multi-platinum awards and five Grammy Awards.

Tickets are available at the following locations:

UNC Asheville, Zeis Building/1 University Heights

Friday Oct.17th and Saturday Oct.18th,10am-6pm

West Asheville Library/942 Haywood Road

Friday Oct.17th and Saturday Oct.18th,10am-6pm

Asheville Senior Opportunity Center/36 Grove Street

Friday Oct.17th and Saturday Oct.18th,10am-6pm

4 comments:

Mordewis said...

And you are forgetting that JT spent some time in an insane asylum on the north end of Montford, much of which is reflected in his song, "Fire and Rain".

George the Bastard said...

It appears they have run out of tickets at the senior centre, UNCA and north asheville library. No idea if more tickets are allocated for tomorrow

Jennifer Saylor said...

Mountain X says tix are all already gone...

Short Street Cakes said...

Wow. Justin Timberlake's looking a little rough these days.