Wednesday, December 30, 2015

New Year's Eve at the Wine Down tomorrow! We're psyched to be celebrating a great New Year of unifying hope, abundance, soul-satisfying love and friendship with some of our favorite pals!! Moon Shine Babies musical magic with Suzanne Schmitt and Jerry Trapp from 9-12pm. Yeah!
Much love and may all your dreams come true in 2016!!!

Saturday, December 26, 2015

Moon Shine Babies are playing The Phoenix tonight! Suzanne, Jerry and Sarah Galyean on bass! (Jim will be back soon).  Happy Boxing Day y'all.  We play from 8-11pm.  Bring the whole family...

Monday, December 21, 2015

Phoenix Lounge This Sat.!! Wine Down on New Years Eve!!

Hi Everybody,
Moon Shine Babies are back at the Phoenix Lounge and Restaurant this Saturday, December 26th from 8-11pm. Yeah!  It's been awhile since we've played the Phoenix so we're really looking forward to being back at this great music and dining venue.  Jim and Sarah will be joining Jerry and Suzanne to make it a fun and full evening of sound!  Hope to see our pals out and about the day after Christmas for family, community and celebration.
Ring in the New Year with Moon Shine Babies!  Jerry and Suzanne et al (+ special guests ?) will be at The Wine Down on New Year's Eve, Dec. 31st, from 9-12pm.  This promises to be another joyful and  adventurous evening at Brevard's premier Wine Tasting Bistro!  So put on your party hats and drop in for the Celebration!!!
We're so looking forward to sharing our music and good times with our favorite pals over the holidays!
Much love and good cheer,
Suzanne, Jerry, Jim and Sarah

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Jerry and Suzanne are playing the Wine Down, Halloween night from 6-9pm..!!! So, when you need a break from shaking your booty to the brass band, or all the ghouls and goblins lurking the streets, or just want to Wine Down with a glass of wine and some spirited Moon Shine Babies Melodies....drop in The Wine Down and show off your costume...
:)
It should be a very interesting evening in Transylvania County, this Saturday!!!

Friday, October 9, 2015

Moon Shine Babies are playing this great benefit for Free Rein next Saturday, October 17th!  Plus...we're donating a House Concert for the Auction!!!!  Do come and support this amazing generous cause and bid to have Moon Shine Babies play a concert in your own home.  Is that fun or what?!!!!

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Hi Everybody,
Festival!!!
Jerry and Suzanne are once again, honored to play 2 small sets at The annual Mountainsong Festival this Friday night, September 11th.  We're playing a mini set Friday, between The Steep Canyon Rangers and Shannon Whitworth. That's a super talent sandwich!  Then again after Shannon and before The Del McCoury Band.  Whoody whoo!!! 
Can't wait to surround ourselves with 3 days of amazing music, friendship and community in Brevard.
For the full lineup, go to www.mountainsongfestival.com
Thanks once again, to John Felty and Woody Platt for sharing a little piece of heaven with us.
Jerry and Suzanne

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Hi Everybody,
Moon Shine Babies are playing at The Square Root in Brevard, this Friday night, August 21st!  This is our last scheduled show outdoors, on the alley at The Square Root, for the rest of the summer season...so we're hoping to make it a big evening!  We've had a blast playing The Root this summer.  Let's do it again!  It's a rain or shine event, so bring a folding chair and celebrate a change of seasons with your musical pals..
We play from 7-10pm.

PS...Jerry and Suzanne are honored to be playing Mountainsong Festival again this year!  We'll be playing 2 short sets on Friday night around Shannon Whitworth, Steep Canyon Rangers and The Del McCoury Band.  Whoody Whoo!  Get your tickets before the whole weekend sells out!!!  :)

Monday, August 10, 2015

Wine Down Wednesday/ Food Matters Saturday!


Hi Everybody,
What a magical evening Moon Shine Babies had at Duckpond at Dusk last Friday night.  Thanks to all our pals for coming out to make it such a special evening!  (Thanks David Grissett for this great photo)
We've got some great gigs happening this week in Brevard...
Jerry and Suzanne will be bringing our musical melodies to Wine Down on Main this Wednesday, August 12th, from 5-8pm:
We are really excited to be playing Happy Hour at this new hotspot at 28 Main Street!  Wine Down has been getting rave revues from the Brevard who's who crowd!  The atmosphere is urban hip, the food is light, upscale and compliments the amazing wine selections...

With a little music from Suzanne and Jerry to enrich the atmosphere, it sounds like a perfect early evening in our lovely town!

This Saturday, August 15th, also promises to be a large time in Brevard!  Moon Shine Babies are playing the 3rd Anniversary Celebration of Food Matters Market from 1-5pm, rain or shine.  Check out all the fun goings-on at Food Matters next Saturday!  Yeah...if the weather allows...we'll be out in the courtyard under a tent, so bring a folding chair and spend the afternoon with Moon Shine Babies and all the great folks at Food Matters!
 Thanks so much for supporting our live, local, organic, homespun music in Brevard!
Suzanne, Jerry, Sarah and Jim

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Friday, August 7, 2015

Moon Shine Babies playing Duckpond tonight!!!!!  7-10ish...bring lawn chairs and your favorite food and drink.  Let's have a music party picnic on the porch!...showers should clear out early eh?!

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Moon Shine Babies are looking forward to bringing our music to The Hobnob this Saturday night!  We love playing on the patio at this fine dinner spot in Brevard.  We'll be playing this Saturday, August 1st, from 7ish to 10ish, rain or shine.  Hobnob has a new extended bar, a new friendly menu and lovely ambiance for some sweet Moon Shine Babies melodies.  So, do come join us for an evening of song and Hobnobbing on Main Street in Brevard!

Wednesday, July 22, 2015


Moon Shine Babies are back at The Square Root, in Brevard, this Saturday night, July 25th, from 7-10pm. We had such a blast last time we played on the alley at The Root.  Folks brought lawn chairs and everybody settled in for a great night of music.  With the Square Root serving fine food, Tiffany serving up tasty drink, and George at the chocolate shop, right next door, it doesn't get much better on a summer Saturday night in Brevard!  So do join us for another magical Moon Shine Babies moment this Saturday on the alley...and bring a folding chair if the spirit moves you...
Thanks for supporting our live local good-time original music,
Jerry, Suzanne Jim and Sarah

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Don't you just love summer in Brevard?  We had a blast playing the Farmer's Market on the 4th of July!
Moon Shine Babies are playing again, at The Square Root on the Alley, this Saturday night, July 11th.  The whole band will come out to play from 7-10pm.  It's a rain or shine block party-ish event so everybody's welcome (it's dog and kid-friendly, too) to stroll on by, bring a folding chair, or make a reservation for the porch at The Square Root for sweet melodies and great food and drink on the alley this Saturday night!
Thanks for supporting summer sizzling home-cooked original music from Moon Shine Babies!
Jerry, Suzanne, Jim and Sarah

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Happy 4th of July!!!  We're really looking forward to playing the Farmer's Market this Saturday morning, July 4th, from 9-12 noon.  There's all kinds of great 4th of July festivities going on at the market as well as downtown so it's shaping up to be be a fun day all around in Brevard!
Happy Birthday to our Country and all of us Moon Shine Babies... Jim's Birthday was June 29th, Sarah's is the !st of July, Suzanne's on the 5th and Jerry's is the 16th!  Come on out and celebrate with us and some sweet Moon Shine Babies music...
Thanks for all the love and support,
Jerry, Suzanne, Jim and Sarah

Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Yay...Summer is sizzling in Brevard!

News flash...Suzanne just wrote a fun new song (about she and Jerry!) and will be debuting it this Friday night.  (just an old pair of shoes...la la la)

Moon Shine Babies are playing this Friday, June 26th, at The Square Root, on the Alley, for Gallery Walk.  We love playing at the Root in the summer and we're playing rain or shine.  Jim and Sarah will be joining Jerry and Suzanne so expect big times Friday night.  We start @7:30pm and will play til after the gallery's wind down, so stroll on by for some Moon Shine Babies summer fun times (you can bring a folding chair and set up right on the alley if you like).
We'll look forward to seeing all our pals out and about this Friday!!!

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Whoops!!  I mixed up the date!  Jerry and I are playing The Square Root this SATURDAY May 30th!  (Not Friday)  7-10pm.  We hope to see you then!
Pass it on...thanks!
Suzanne
(Yeah...now we can join our pals at the Crooked Pine show at The Duckpond at Dusk Friday night!)

Monday, May 25, 2015

Hope everyone had a great Squirrely Weekend!
Yeah it's summertime in Brevard and Jerry and Suzanne will be playing some sweet, soulful music in the Alley at the Square Root, this Friday May 29th.  We always have a fine time on the porch or in the Alley at the Root, downtown.  We play from 7:00-10:00pm. rain or shine.
Hope to see our pals out and about, next Friday!
Thanks for supporting the great Art and music in Brevard.
Love and kisses,
Jerry and Suzanne

Wednesday, May 20, 2015


Happy White Squirrel Everybody...
What a great weekend for music and Art in Brevard!
Jerry and Suzanne are bringing their sweet harmonies to The Red Wolf Gallery this Friday night, May 22nd, for Gallery Walk in downtown Brevard.  We'll be kicking off the White Squirrel Festivities with our early duet set at The Red Wolf.  We start at 5:30pm so stroll on by to soak in some amazing Art by Ann Degara and other great regional artists, while listening to the most entertaining sounds of Jerry and Suzanne!  Three days of music in the Streets, vendors, food, fun runs, boxcar derbies, parades...Brevard's got it all this weekend!  We'll look forward to seeing all our pals out and about this Friday night for fun times and much celebration!

Thursday, April 9, 2015

It's that time again...The annual Assault On the Carolinas Bicycle Race is ready to descend on Brevard this weekend!  This great fundraiser is hosted by The Pisgah Forest Rotary Club and will be held this Saturday April 11th.   Already, all 1000 slots are filled and registration for bikers is closed for the event.
Once again, Jerry and Suzanne will be playing this great one day festival, Saturday afternoon from 12:30-2:00pm  The race finish and all the festivities will be held in the parking lot of The Water Oaks Suites on West Main Street.  The weather should be clear and Spring is in the air, so come on out and join all the music and fun for a great cause in Brevard this Saturday!

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Hi Everybody,
Oh...The great memories!  This Saturday March 28th, will be our final appearance at The Red Lion Inn.  For the last two years, The Red Lion has been home to great music, monumental friendships, much joy and laughter, tasty food and so many memorable moments!  So, this Saturday night, come join us for one last opportunity to celebrate our little musical community on Hway 178 just outside of Rosman.  We can't thank all you special folks enough for supporting The Red Lion Inn (as-well-as the music of Moon Shine Babies!).  Jerry and Suzanne will once again be joined by Jim and Sarah for this heartfelt evening.  We play from 6:30 til close..
Do call the Red Lion for reservations.  It should be a full house!
A special thanks to Michael Collins for his generous contribution to the fabric of our communty.
With love and gratitude,
Suzanne, Jerry, Jim and Sarah

Friday, March 20, 2015

Yes, Moon Shine Babies are playing tonight Friday, March 20th, at The Red Lion.  We play @6:30pm...!
But...Whoops...We posted the wrong date for the closing night of the The Red Lion Inn next week.  The correct date is SATURDAY MARCH 28th.  Moon Shine Babies will be there to create one last memory at this very special Transylvania County Landmark.  Sorry about the mix up but do mark (or remark) your calenders for this heartfelt evening of food, song and friendship with The Moon Shine Babies!
Thanks for being there,
Suzanne, Jerry Jim and Sarah

Wednesday, March 18, 2015


Oh the memories!!!   Yes...it's the end of an era.  The Red Lion Inn is closing it's doors at the end of this month.  It has been such a rich experience to be able to play music for the dinner crowd there for over two years.  We will miss Michael, the staff and our so favorite patrons!  You know who you are...we've all become family!
Well...We've got two more gigs scheduled at the Red Lion.  Moon Shine Babies will be celebrating all the great food, music and friendship, this Friday night, March 20th from @ 6:30-9:30pm.  Jim's back in town (yeah!) and Sarah will be joining us for this special evening, also!!
We'll also be back next Friday, March 27th to create one more great memory for the last evening at the Red Lion Inn.
So do join us for our last few chances to congregate, celebrate, satiate and appreciate this very special intimate landmark and the fine folks who have made such a sweet pace to create lasting memories and friendships!
We highly recommend reservations...call Michael @ (828) 877-3577
Much love to all,
Suzanne, Jerry, Jim and Sarah
www.moonshinebabies.com

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Once in a Blue Moon...
Jerry and Suzanne are playing The Red Lion this Friday, March 6th from 6:30-9pm.  This will be a special evening of joy and celebration!  So, come join us for a very heartfelt evening of music and friendship...and the reminder that life is precious...let's not waste a minute of it!
Much love and gratitude to all,
Jerry and Suzanne

Friday, February 13, 2015

It's a Love thing...
Jerry and Suzanne will be playing at the Red Lion this Saturday night, Feb. 14th, to celebrate Valentines Day in perfect harmony!  We'll be playing our favorite duets and love songs to pile on the romantical sweetness at The Red Lion from 6:30-9pm.  So bring your honey, yo mamma, your best bud or your new puppy and join us for yet another fun musical, dining experience at the cozy intimate, family-friendly Red Lion Inn this weekend!  Michael and Nikki will be keeping the home fires burning...

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Hello Fabulous Friends!
Jerry and Suzanne will be back at The Red Lion this Saturday night, January 17th, for more musical fine times!  We'll be playing our favorite harmonies, originals and maybe some new surprises.  We'll also be celebrating The Postman's Birthday!  Yeah!  Come out and join us for yet another fine evening at the cozy, family friendly, Red Lion Inn.  We play from 6:30-9:00pm.
Thanks for supporting our musical meanderings...

Friday, January 9, 2015

Brrrrr....
Suzanne will be joining Jerry at the Red Lion, again this Friday night, January 9th!  Come get warm by the fire and enjoy some sweet duets, undercover favorites, and cozy comradery while enjoying a homecooked meal and a toasty libation!

Friday, January 2, 2015

Jerry and Suzanne are playing a duet set at The Red Lion Inn tonight from 6:30-9pm.  We're working on a Duet CD of our favorite undercover songs so we'll be playing lots of these. (Especially some Vocal Harmony songs we're fond of)!
See ya then.......!