RVA Playlist’s Favorite Albums of 2016

Although 2016 was a terrible year, at least it had some great music. Here’s what was constantly playing this year.


Ghost of Pop 10: Andrew Leahey and the Homestead

The original lineup of Andrew Leahey and the Homestead will be playing this year’s Ghost of Pop festival.

Ghost of Pop Celebrates 10 Years

It’s been 10 years since the Ghost of Pop music festival started celebrating the tight and loving friendships an pop rock music in the RVA scene. This year, it’s going to be crazy.

More Christmas Music from RVA Bands

Of course as soon as I post about Christmas music from local bands, I always find out about more after the fact. So what the hell, here’s a bunch more holiday music from your favorite local musicians. Meade Skelton’s latest EP “Christmas Joy” is a nice collection of holiday tunes from Richmond’s favorite country gentleman.…

Andrew Leahey and the Homestead Release Daytrotter Session

Nashville/Richmond alt-coutnry rockers Andrew Leahey and the Homestead just released their new Daytrotter Session and it’s beautiful. And it includes a cover of Fleetwood Mac’s “Dreams.” For those unfamiliar, Daytrotter is a website for the recording studio Horseshack, which hosts recording sessions with many popular and typically up-and-coming indie music acts. Click here to listen:…