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Written by: Matthew McGuire

Rising Appalachiaa four piece from New Orleans, Louisiana has just released Wider Circles. This release connects with Earth Day, Wednesday April 22. The band strings together a beautiful acoustic patchwork of world, folk and progressive rock.


Wider Circles is a soothing mix of world rhythms, big beats, polished vocals and universal appeal. Rising Appalachia delivers a listening experience that tours around the globe and through time.

Additionally, the band has a big West coast tour lined up featuring the High Sierra Music Festival, as well as an international set at the Vancouver Folk Music Festival.

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Rising Appalachia Tour Dates
4/23/15 – Radford, VA – Radford University
5/08/15 – New York, NY – Bowery Ballroom
5/10/15 – Pawtucket, RI – The Met
5/11/15 – Portland, ME – Port City Music Hall
5/14/15 – Burlington, VT – Higher Ground
5/15/15 – Northampton, MA – Pearl Street
5/16/15 – Philadelphia, PA – World Café Live
5/17/15 – Alexandria, VA – The Birchmere
5/22/15 – San Francisco, CA – Great American Music Hall
5/23/15 – Monterey County, CA – Lightning In A Bottle Festival
5/27/15 – San Luis Obispo, CA – Slo Brew
5/29/15 – Pomona, CA – The Glass House
5/30/15 – Los Angeles, CA – The Mint
5/31/15 – Solana Beach, CA – Belly Up
6/4-6/7 – Ozark, AR – Wakarusa Music Festival
6/13/15 – Asheville, NC – New Mountain Theatre (Amphitheatre)
6/18/15 – Greensboro, NC – Carolina Theatre
6/19/15 – Charlottesville, VA – The Jefferson Theatre
6/20/15 – Hedgesville, WV – Mad Tea Party Festival
7/3-7/4 – Quincy, CA – High Sierra Music Festival
7/16/15 – North Plains, OR – Northwest String Summit
7/18-7/19 – Vancouver, Canada – Vancouver Folk Music Festival



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Matthew McGuire is the founder and editor of Crescent Vale News. In 2014, he acquired a master's degree in Professional Media and Media Management from Southern Illinois University Carbondale.