North Carolina musicians en Dodge the Arrow - The Broadcast <p></p><p></p><p>INTRO – The typical view of the path to musical success sends the enterprising young musician into one of our country’s media centers… New York or L.A. For the members of Asheville’s The Broadcast, they’re taking a road less traveled in an effort to establish a musical career. George Olsen spoke with the band’s lead singer Caitlin Krisko and has this.</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 12:28:00 +0000 George Olsen 28544 at Dodge the Arrow - The Broadcast Something Real - Underhill Rose <p></p><p>INTRO --&nbsp; An Asheville Americana trio is starting to get some national attention with airplay of their second CD taking it into the Top 20 of some radio charts. The national attention comes courtesy of some humble origins that embarrassed teenagers across the country can probably identify with. George Olsen has more.</p><p>Time in the car with parents can sometimes be irritating for the kids, sometimes beneficial, sometimes both.</p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 12:49:00 +0000 George Olsen 27052 at Something Real - Underhill Rose Rooftop Garden - Acoustic Syndicate <p></p><p></p><p>INTRO – It’s not quite a comeback for the Cleveland County-based band the Acoustic Syndicate. They hadn’t been in a studio since 2004, they haven’t regularly toured in that time either… but they never quite got all the way out with occasional shows here and there over the last several years. Now they’re back in a big way… new tour, new CD… and again willing to consider the bright lights with the knowledge they can always contentedly return to the farm. George Olsen has this.</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 11:49:00 +0000 George Olsen 24681 at Rooftop Garden - Acoustic Syndicate This Side of Jordan - Mandolin Orange <p></p><p></p><p>For Andrew Marlin, the genesis of Mandolin Orange’s 3<sup>rd</sup> CD “This Side of Jordan” evolved from a near-tragic incident in his own life back in 2011 that occurred around the release of the duo’s 2<sup>nd</sup> CD.</p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 11:29:00 +0000 George Olsen 22725 at This Side of Jordan - Mandolin Orange