The 6th annual festival will feature performances by esteemed artists Graham Nash, Indigo Girls, Leon Russell, Jason Isbell, Shawn Indigo Girls, Shawn Mullins, Sara Watkins (Nickel Creek), Glen Phillips (Toad the Wet Sprocket). Also confirmed are Smokin' Novas, Jeffrey Steele, Chely Wright, Bobby Bare Jr., Steve Poltz, Angaleena Presley, Over the Rhine, Jesse Harris, Mary Gauthier, Hayes Carll, Bob Schneider, Ellis Paul, Allison Moorer, Deana Carter and Peter Karp & Sue Foley.
An Evening with Smokin' Novas Live @ Red Clay Theatre Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 at 8:00pm Doors open 7:00 PM
Celebrating its 2nd year, Wire & Wood, Alpharetta’s Songwriter Festival is a one-day celebration of music and songwriters. Held in historic downtown Alpharetta on Saturday, October 18th from 4:00pm to 10:30pm, Wire & Wood will be located on Milton Avenue between Main Street and Roswell-Canton Street. This FREE admission festival offers festival-lovers and music enthusiasts the chance to experience national and local songwriters and performers. Music will fill the streets as talented artists perform their own songs and tell the stories behind each song. Two outdoor stages and performances at nearby downtown venues will host more than 20 performers throughout the day. Participating venues include Hop Alley, SmokeJack, and South Main Kitchen. Kevn Kinney, Angie Aparo, Emerson Hart from Tonic and Michael Tolcher will headline the 2014 Wire & Wood Festival collectively performing a special in the round set and their respective career hits. The festival will also feature interactive music experiences that allow fans to make their own music. Some of the area’s best gourmet food trucks will be serving up their specialties or patrons can elect to dine at nearby restaurants in the downtown area. Wire & Wood offers FREE admission and is open to all ages. The event offers FREE Parking at Milton Center (the old Milton High School) and City of Alpharetta downtown parking lot.
See the Novas live on StageIt playing songs from our debut album - 30 minute set starts at 8pm EST
Smokin' Novas CD Release
Sounds Like: Jason Isbell, Ryan Adams, Mississippi John Hurt, Buddy Miller, John Fullbright
Label: Indie For Now
Bio: The Smokin’ Novas are described as “Americana music that moves the soul”…and consist of Andrew Hyra, Brian Bristow and Don McCollister. Hyra, founding member of former Atlantic Records recording artist Billy Pilgrim, and Bristow, quickly discovered an easy camaraderie and common vision in their ...See Full Bio
: Smokin' Novas - Wildflower Honey: Hope you enjoy this video from our debut album https://t.co/bNVKQfD9gN via @YouTube #springfever
“I have had a 20 year string of record deals alongside two of the best singers I have ever met: Andrew Hyra (Smokin' Novas) and Jennifer Nettles. No kidding -- I know a lot of great singers, but none have ever come close to those two people”