Here are some links to the non-profit organizations we work with, fellow beard clubs in the South, companies that sponsor us, local music and businesses, and random tidbits of Southern Appalachian goodness.  Check em out & support em however ya can!


Warrior Service Dogs
A 501(c)3 non-profit founded by combat veterans here in WNC.  Warrior Service Dogs provides service dog training & certification for other veterans, no matter the disability [physical or psychological, directly service-related or not].  In conjunction with Veteran Affairs, Warrior Service Dogs directly works with the vet through every step of the process — from finding a suitable adoptable dog or working with his/her own “pet” dog, extensive service dog training customized to meet the specific tasks & needs of the disabled veteran, acquiring the proper harnesses and gear, as well as yearly shots & follow-up training.


Bluebeards Original
Full line of beard care products, including washes, conditioners, and beard lotion.


SkinFare Topical Nourishment
Asheville, NC
Locally-made, 100% organic skin care products in biodegradable/compostable packaging.  Although miraculously amazing for your skin, we’ve also found that a lil dab on the ‘stache helps keep those wily hairs tamed!


Tipping Point Brewery & Tavern
Waynesville, NC
Locally owned & operated, this full-service tavern & brewery is home to three of our DBMS brothers:  head brewer Scotty P, asst. brewer Dusty, and owner Papa Whiskers.  Home of the Hiking Viking Blonde, Punch In The Face IPA, and Chunky Gal Amber.



Calerin Forge Custom Iron and School of Ancient Craft
Balsam, NC
A family owned and operated full service blacksmith shop and grassroots school, dedicated to preserving our cultural heritage through traditionally hand-crafted, functional works of heirloom quality knives, tools, architectural pieces, and sculptural art.  Calerin Forge is owned & operated by the DBMS’s own David Burress & Caleb Burress


Forbidden Color Tattoos
Waynesville, NC
Haywood County’s premiere full service tattoo shop — offering custom & flash tattoos, full color & black & grey, coverups, & body piercing.  Owned by the DBMS’s own Johnny Lance & Cassidy Morgan


Frog Level Brewing Company
Frog Level [Waynesville], NC


Caleb Burress & the Slow Train Home

Hayweird County, NC
DBMS founder & forger of fine homegrown porchtastic tunes, the inimitable Mr Caleb Burress.


Cutthroat Shamrock
Sevier County, TN
Hailing from just over the state line, Cutthroat Shamrock are honorary DBMS members and the finest crafters of Appalachian-Celtic folk punk that’s ever been.