Get Out of RVA for YERB! Fest 1

The YERB! Collective has put together an outstanding all-day outdoor concert event called “YERB! Fest 1,” featuring numerous local bands at a campground 40 minutes north of the city.


WRIR Presents the 8th Annual Black Valentine’s Day Party

Whether you are single and lonely or madly in love and have the perfect relationship (or if you just like great music), head over to Gallery 5 on Friday, Feb. 14 for WRIR’s 8th Annual Black Valentine’s Day. Clayton England, The Cales and Lightfields will perform songs about love gone terribly wrong, from the unrequited…

Snowmine at the Camel

Brooklyn five-piece outfit Snowmine has a rich indie pop sound full of pedals, tribal beats, electro-acoustic soundscapes and classical orchestrations, fronted by new-classical composer Grayson Sanders. The group has been compared to Fleet Foxes and My Morning Jacket. I’ve been told by a number of my music friends that these guys need to be seen…

Sounds of RVA 2 Year Anniversary Show!

First off, if you’re not reading the amazing Sounds of RVA blog, do yourself a favor and get on that. It’s run by Sarah Moore Lindsey and her blog puts mine to shame. She covers so many awesome things about the local scene and sometimes I don’t know how she does it. I’ve discovered so…