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Lazy Hiker welcomes Americana act

The Waymores. The Waymores.

Atlanta-based duo The Waymores will hit the stage at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22, at Lazy Hiker Brewing in Sylva. The duo will also perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, at Lazy Hiker Brewing in Franklin. 

Kira Annalise and Willie Heath Neal are The Waymores and they’re the epitome of acoustic country music. He was born in a cop car, lived in and out of foster care and served in the Navy. She used to get stage fright until she was swept up by his charm and grit, started writing country songs and never looked back. 

Now, they travel the world together, writing songs from the road and bringing their intimate and fun stage presence to audiences around Southern Appalachia and beyond.

Both shows are free and open to the public. For more information, click on

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