indie rock

The new album Avers is about to release via Richmond’s EggHunt Records, “Omega/Whatever,” shows the group’s progression from a collection of musicians to a band with an identifiable sound. Here, three members talk about that journey. more

Jun 28, 2016 11:55 AM Arts

"It is extra rewarding to come home these days," says the singer-songwriter who has captured national attention this year with her "No Burden" release. You can hear her in person June 10 at Friday Cheers, along with Kurt Vile. more

Jun 9, 2016 5:28 PM Music

Kurt Vile and The Violators bring the mellow gold to Friday Cheers on June 10 more

Jun 9, 2016 10:59 AM Datebook

Since taking a break from his four-piece psych-rock band Megafaun in 2012, Phil Cook has produced and played side guy for performers such as Richmond's Matthew E. White. Now he's on tour with a debut solo album. more

May 13, 2016 1:07 PM Music

Vexine's name came out of Jane Austen, but its frontwoman Sarah Frances Gleason started her stylings of dark danger and romance at a South Richmond dive bar's karaoke night. more

Apr 26, 2016 6:21 PM Music

Formed in NYC's Greenwich Village, Grammy-nominated Americana band finds an appreciative audience in RVA. With a new album set to drop in May, the four-piece is back in town for a show at The Broadberry on Saturday. more

Mar 3, 2016 8:20 PM Music

Avers’ new EP, available Friday, is a collection of songs that emerged from an intimate writing and recording session, but didn’t fit the Richmond band’s next album, due to come out in 2016. more

Dec 2, 2015 5:55 PM Music

Richmond is like a second home to Steve Wynn, so maybe it shouldn’t surprise people that the prolific journeyman rocker is bringing the reconstituted Dream Syndicate to Strange Matter on Saturday, Dec. 5, for the group’s only show of 2015. more

Dec 1, 2015 5:05 PM Music


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Avers returns to Strange Matter on June 14 at 9 p.m. more

Jun 8, 2015 9:00 AM Datebook


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Sufjan Stevens can dazzle you with his sense of arrangement, attention to small details and unexpected detours. Catch him Wednesday, May 6, at the Altria Theater. more

Apr 30, 2015 5:09 PM Datebook


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A guide to summer outdoor concert season, in Richmond and around Virginia. more

Apr 23, 2015 8:00 AM , , , , , , , Features

On the tail end of a recent national tour promoting his sophomore release 'Fresh Blood,' the singer-songwriter plays the Broadberry on Saturday, before heading to a three-week stint in Europe. more

Apr 10, 2015 10:47 AM Arts

Brooklyn-based indie rock outfit Marco With Love (including Richmond native and VCU alum Subodh Samudre) will perform Saturday at Hardywood Park Craft Brewery for the Richmond Spoke and Hop Fest, as well as Sunday at The Broadberry. more

Sep 12, 2014 5:30 PM Arts


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Fall Line Fest is happening Sept. 5-6. PLUS: Check out our exclusive Spotify playlist that features many of the artists! more

Sep 2, 2014 10:15 AM Arts

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