Dean Fields Releases New Album at Ashland Coffee and Tea

Singer/songwriter Dean Fields performed in Richmond often before moving to Nashville. Now, he’s back with a new album called “Any Minute Now,” which I am eagerly awaiting to hear. Fields is performing at Ashland Coffee & Tea on Friday, August 9. Trust me, if you’ve never seen Dean Fields perform, you’re in for a treat.

Drew Gibson at Ashland Coffee and Tea

Washington-based singer and songwriter Drew Gibson has been hard at work since his 2007 debut, “Letterbox.” His follow-up album, “The Southern Draw” reaches into a world of country blues, Americana and folk and experiments with percussion styles and the old-fashioned folk for which Gibson, a Richmond native, is known. Drew Gibson performs at Ashland Coffee…

Eric Taylor at Ashland Coffee & Tea

Eric Taylor will coming to Ashland for a concert at Ashland Coffee & Tea on Thursday, March 21 in support of his latest CD “Eric Taylor and Friends, Live at the Red Shack.” He’ll also be previewing songs from his soon-to-be-released STUDIO 10 CD. Influencing such well-known artists as Nanci Griffith, Lyle Lovett, and Steve…

Ari & Mia at Ashland Coffee and Tea

Boston Americana/folk duo Ari & Mia Friedman play cello, fiddle, banjo and guitar and create original music based in American folk and explores the traditions of Southern Appalachia, Northeastern fiddle music. The two have a new album on the way thanks to a successful Pledgemusic campaign and fans will get to hear new songs when…

Mary Flower at Ashland Coffee & Tea

Blues artist Mary Flower is renowned for her blend of ragtime, acoustic blues and folk styles. Mary has earned raves from critics and audiences alike for her lovely vocals and guitar mastery, as well as her beautiful original compositions. Her most recent release, “Misery Loves Company,” finds Mary hosting eleven musicians who join her for…

The Free Rangers at Ashland Coffee and Tea

The Free Rangers play a free-ranging selection of Americana music, western swing, bluegrass, country, folk, blues and more, songs you want to hear again and songs you’ve never heard. Tight vocal harmonies and acoustic instrumentation define their sound. If you haven’t heard them yet, you’re in for a pleasant surprise. The Free Rangers ride again…