An Extra Helping of the Blue Plate Special – The Vivants “Asheville”

Hailing from San Francisco, The Vivants made the Blue Plate Special a stop on their See The South tour. The quartet recently completed their third album, Bluegrass Special. This song, “Asheville”, is from the new CD. WDVX’s own Alex Leach, host of “The Bluegrass Special” on Tuesday evenings from 7-10 PM joined the band on banjo for their show. Find out more about the Vivants at

The WDVX Blue Plate Special is a live performance radio show held at noon, Monday through Saturday, at the WDVX studio inside the Knoxville Visitor’s Center. Come and play your part as an audience member in the radio show that’s popular worldwide! Listen live at