Although 2016 was a terrible year, at least it had some great music. Here’s what was constantly playing this year.
We’ve heard a lot from certain Richmond artists already working on new material. Singles were released this year, but more stuff will be coming out in 2016 and judging what I’ve heard already, these artists will be the ones to watch next year.
A new date has been set for the Arbor Day Concert at the Pump House with Benjamin Shepherd, Avers and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers cover band Full Moon Fever that was rained out in April.
Richmond supergroup Avers is back from SXSW and along with all the accolades they received as well as playing with tUnE-yArDS this week, are debuting a brand new track called “Vampires.”
Nashville-based indie pop collective ELEL will be in Richmond playing Strange Matter on Thursday, Feb. 26 along with Avers and Sleepwalkers.
Here are my Top 20 favorite releases from Richmond artists in 2014.