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.


Two Nights of the Head and the Heart at the National

For two wonderful nights (June 2 and 3), The Head and the Heart will be performing at the National in what’s sure to be two incredible shows. The last time they played there, they brought the house down and the entire place went insane and loving every minute of it.

Welcome RVA’s Newest Supergroup – Avers

Avers is a brand new band featuring members of numerous Richmond bands that you know and love. You should know about these guys. Avers features Tyler Williams from The Head and the Heart, Alexandra Spalding and Adrian Olsen of Hypercolor, JL Hodges of Farm Vegas, James Mason of the Mason Brothers and Charlie Glenn of…

New Song from the Head and the Heart

Richmond/Seattle based indie-folk band The Head and The Heart released their new single, “Shake,” today, and it’s amazing. I’m getting more and more anxious to hear the rest of the new album, which should be out later this year. Have a listen below:

Friday Cheers Artist Confidential: The Head and the Heart

Check out this week’s Friday Cheers Artist Confidential with Jonathan Russell and Tyler Williams from the Head and the Heart as they talk about their favorite places to play, the band’s new album and more before their Friday Cheers show on May 31. This Friday, get ready for Brown’s Island to shake when Charles Bradley…

It’s All About RVA at Friday Cheers

[youtube¬†http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SU3mbNuGiUk] Friday Cheers went local this past weekend and brought No BS Brass Band, Murphy’s Kids and the Former Champions to play for an excited crowd and proved why Richmond is the best place for music. For this week’s Artist Confidential video, we ask band members what RVA music means to them. This Friday, make…