LIVE MUSIC 

Wednesdays and Thursdays from 7 to 9 are live music nights at Zuma Coffee. Come early for dinner and a good seat.

Open Mic nights on Wednesday feature a rotation of talented local musicians in a variety of genres. Thursday is reserved for bluegrass as Marshall resident and bluegrass pioneer Bobby Hicks leads a jam session that attracts fans and players from near and far.

Hey, they put us on the cover of the book about Blue Ridge music.

Hey, they put us on the cover of the book about Blue Ridge music.

 QUOTES

Anybody who can keep a foot from tapping when these folks start playing is dead.
— WRAL Tarheel Traveler video

After more than fifty years on the road, Bobby Hicks, indisputably one of the most influential fiddlers in bluegrass music, has come home to his native North Carolina.
— Blue Ridge National Heritage Area

Anybody who comes in to play, I let ’em. We’ll do bluegrass, country, folk, whatever people want to come in and play. If it’s something I don’t know, it don’t take long before I know what they’re doing. I play by ear anyway.
— Bobby Hicks in Bluegrass Raleigh