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Boojum goes Pleasantly Wild

Pleasantly Wild will play Waynesville Feb. 3. File photo Pleasantly Wild will play Waynesville Feb. 3. File photo

Asheville-based rock/funk trio Pleasantly Wild will hit the stage at 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 3, at The Gem downstairs taproom at Boojum Brewing in Waynesville. 

Founded in 2020 by vocalist/guitarist Derrick Pace, the band has crafted a tight and vibrant sound. Through catchy melodies, dancing grooves and vintage basslines, listeners can enjoy a tasteful blend of reggae, funk, jazz and pop. In December 2022, the group released its debut album “Golden.”

The show is free and open to the public. For more on Pleasantly Wild, go to 828.246.0350 or

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