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On The Move: An Interview with Tyler Meacham

When you leave something, whether you’re relocating, ending a relationship, or changing careers, you inevitably leave a piece of yourself behind as well. That’s the...

Perform to Preserve: An Interview with Richmond Blues Musician Justin Golden

You often hear about artists mining the past for inspiration. Richmond-based guitarist and singer-songwriter Justin Golden has been there, both literally and figuratively.

An American Community: Catching Up with American Paradox Records

When creators you admire express admiration for one another, their creations glow even brighter. That’s been the story of American Paradox Records, a label that’s...

Depth of Fresh Air: The Boundless Beat Making of DJ Mentos

Speaking with DJ Mentos, or listening to one of his beats, mixes, or DJ sets, means looking directly into the infinity of music. The accomplished...

Song Cycle: Rich Dattilo and Karly Driftwood Reflect on Two Generations of Music-Making

“Every single song, there’s truth to it.” That’s how Richmond bassist Rich Dattilo described Too Mean to Die, the album released earlier in 2019 by...

A Full-Circle Experience: Deau Eyes & Cheers

In a recent phone conversation, Ali Thibodeau, who performs under the name Deau Eyes, forecasted the following for this season’s Friday Cheers finale: “It’s going...

Landon Elliott And The Voice Of A Lifetime

Can you hear a life’s timeline in the way a person sings? Or a family’s history in the sound of an old guitar? After listening...

Leading the Follow-up: Angelica Garcia on Making Her Second Album

  What’s even more empowering than major-label backing? The creative power within — and Angelica Garcia is harnessing hers on a follow-up to her 2016...

EVENT PICK: Hiss Golden Messenger at the Broadberry

  At the intersection of truth, hope, and soulful Americana, you’ll find M.C. Taylor and his always-enthralling group of rotating musicians, Hiss Golden Messenger. While...

EVENT PICK: Kamasi Washington at the National

Kamasi Washington has a lot to give, and I wouldn’t recommend missing a single moment. He’s famous for stepping into the spotlight with a groundbreaking...