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Richmond musician, DJ and author Michael “Mikemetic” Williams releases his first volume of thought-provoking, community-conscious poetry, "Hood Haiku." more

Apr 20, 2017 2:54 PM Arts

RVATRACK film collective captures rising local artists and documents Richmond’s evolving music scene. more

Apr 14, 2017 10:32 AM Music

A conversation with legendary soul man Roy C ahead of his show in Richmond April 15 more

Apr 11, 2017 10:50 AM Music

The innovative sounds of Richmond-based band Opin arrive in March via EggHunt Records. more

Mar 21, 2017 9:29 AM Music

In a new book, the granddaughter of “The Gospel Queen of Richmond” reveals Maggie Ingram as a multifaceted woman and savvy professional artist. more

Mar 19, 2017 6:30 AM Sunday Story

Sam Reed’s debut solo album soothes, instructs and inspires. more

Feb 20, 2017 9:18 AM Music

We talk with No BS! Brass Band trombonist Bryan Hooten ahead of the group's 10th anniversary concert at The Broadberry on Saturday. more

Jan 10, 2017 3:48 PM Music

Sarah Kate Walston's an opera soprano. Her husband J. Roddy's a Southern-flavored rocker. Dec. 3 they'll perform in shows across the street from each other. more

Nov 30, 2016 12:49 PM Music

Tracy Wilson could not have known, when she wrote the lyrics for Positive No’s “Reinvent the Space” early this year, that it would become the right song for the moment. more

Nov 20, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story

As Richmond musicians gain national play, those working in the music industry here say it would take building a stronger support system to lift the city’s profile. A few entrepreneurs are aiming to do just that. more

Sep 19, 2016 8:30 AM Features 1 Comments

The SoundView Project peels back the cover on the creative process while promoting the importance of music education. more

Sep 13, 2016 8:45 AM Music

As the Seattle- and Richmond-based band prepares to hit the road in October, drummer Tyler Williams talks with us about appearing on Showtime's "Roadies," why "Signs of Light" is a breakthrough and RVA's potential as a music town. more

Aug 24, 2016 3:16 PM Music

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

Expect the unexpected when Richmond-based jazz fusion band Doors Wide Open records its debut album live at the legendary In Your Ear studios on June 18. more

Jun 8, 2016 2:48 PM Datebook

Each year, about 100,000 people (and dogs) attend Dominion Riverrock, the nation’s largest sports and music festival; this year’s energetic extravaganza holds even more opportunities for fitness and fun. more

May 18, 2016 2:04 PM Datebook

Named a Virginia Reggae Ambassador in 2015, Joshua Achalam and his band bring energy and community engagement to the stage. more

May 6, 2016 2:01 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

The "Purple Rain" singer was found dead in his home on April 21, his publicist confirmed. Richmond writers, musicians, artists and fans share their memories of the superstar and why his musical legacy will never be forgotten. more

Apr 21, 2016 3:54 PM , Arts

A premiere by Mexican-born choreographer Edgar Zendejas, the Latin Ballet’s interpretation Edgar Allan Poe's writing, the Church Hill Irish Festival and an EP release by Richmond indie pop trio My Darling Fury are among this weekend’s highlights. more

Mar 16, 2016 4:00 PM Arts

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