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Black Love – The Cinnamon Band

While they may not be from #RVA, they certainly a favorite around here. Check out the Cinnamon Band’s new video done by Will Renton. 


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Dead Fame EP Release–“Frontiers”

Dead Fame is excited to announce the release of their first EP recording, Frontiers–available for digital download on iTunes, Amazon, BandCamp, Spotify, and more. Over the course of 2011 Dead …
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Best Richmond Albums of 2011

The Richmond music scene had so many incredible albums come out this year, there was no way I could lump them in with national releases and then have to narrow …
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Best Albums of 2011

The one thing I take pride in as a music lover is that I have a wide variety of tastes. After looking at Paste and Pitchfork’s Best …
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Even More Richmond Christmas Music

It seems I was too quick to post yesterday about local artist and their Christmas songs. Because no sooner did I post, I managed to hear about two more …
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Merry Christmas from Richmond Bands

Christmas is fast approaching and what better way to get in the spirit of things than with some great local holiday music? Well, there’s drinking heavily, but that works …
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Mermaids. I Mean Whales.

Folk singer/songwriter Chris Gregory spent ten years playing drums for various indie and alternative rock bands and is now stepping forward under the name Mermaids. I Mean Whales.

He’ll …
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Nick Woods’ Last-Minute Farewell Show

Nick Woods (of the Orioles and the Cheap Seats) will be saying goodbye to RVA and heading to Nashville. And what better way to celebrate than putting on a …
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The Devil Wears Prada, Whitechapel, Enter Shikari, and For Today at the National

The Devil Wears Prada, Whitechapel, Enter Shikari, and For Todayat The NationalRichmond, VADecember 8th, 2011 

The Devil Wears Prada

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New Music from Jonathan Vassar and the Speckled Bird

Last weekend, I had the pleasure of sitting in on band practice with Jonathan Vassar and the Speckled Bird. The group recently added Paul Watson into the groupand man, …
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