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A Chat with Peggy Ratusz

For some time now, vocalist Peggy Ratusz has been one of the busiest musicians in Western North Carolina. She’s as comfortable belting the blues as she is singing sultry soul […]

Peggy Ratusz and Paula Hanke: Celebrating Women Who Make Music History

Note: See the update at the end of the story. — bk Peggy Ratusz and Paula Hanke are among the most well-known musical performers in Asheville; both have played on […]

The Challenge of the Blues

Vocalist Peggy Ratusz has long been one of Asheville’s leading blues personalities, carrying a torch for the century-old musical form. Her latest musical endeavor (with the help of musical collaborator […]