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Tuning In with Brad Savage

January 29, 2015 by


Brad Savage has one of Charlottesville’s most recognizable voices. From talking to local politicians and environmentalists on 106.1 The Corner’s Breakfast Show to interviewing bands and artists on The Corner Lounge, and sharing some of his favorite vinyl cuts on the Brad’s Bin segment, his friendly, enthusiastic voice is hard to miss. It’s clear that […]

Checking in with the Locals: Brad Savage

November 11, 2014 by


Charlottesville is a city filled with local-loving people, and a spirit of community and collaboration unlike anywhere else. Every week, Cville Niche will celebrate that spirit by featuring a local’s top picks. Check out previous local check-ins! Brad Savage The voice of Charlottesville – literally! Brad Savage is a household name, bringing joyful commutes to listeners […]

Local Music Follow-Up: Erin & the Wildfire

August 13, 2014 by


The four bands who performed that night stood jittery on the stage of The Jefferson Theater, sweat seeping through their pores as they anxiously awaited the results: Who won the spot to play at the Lockn Festival? Compliments and praises were given to each of the bands – People’s Blues of Richmond, Erin & the Wildfire, The […]

The Downtown Mile: Just Do It

July 23, 2013 by


The health and fitness spirit of Cville will be out in full force this Wednesday, July 24th, for The Michie Tavern Downtown Mile. Charlottesville’s first ever mile foot race will hit the streets of Downtown at 7:00 pm on Jefferson Street by Lee Park. Prices will be awarded to the fastest man and woman finisher, […]

25 Faces of The Virginia Film Festival — Part II

October 30, 2012 by


PART II of the 25 Faces of The Virginia Film Festival series includes… Brad Savage, 106.1 radio personality and VFF enthusiast, John Kelly, Virginia Film Festival Publicist, Derek Sieg, local filmmaker and Adrenaline Film Project mentor, Joshua Hunt, VFF enthusiast and owner at Beer Run, and Bliss Spillar, first timer. Brad Savage 106.1 Radio Personality and VFF […]

VA Film Festival Preview: Don’t Stop Believin’

October 27, 2012 by


Some days we go through life uninspired, and it’s those days we seem most unproductive and unhappy. Don’t Stop Believin’: Everyman’s Journey is the antithesis of those days. Filipino-American Director Ramona Diaz shows the rags to riches story of a Filipino boy with a voice and story to inspire the world. Don’t Stop Believin’ presents the […]

Top of the Hops 2012

September 18, 2012 by


It’s that time of the year again… This Saturday, downtown’s nTelos Wireless Pavilion will host the 3rd annual Top of the Hops festival from 3-7pm. Attendees will be able to sample over 150 craft beers from roughly 70 different breweries/cideries. Besides hosting the big-name breweries, such as Sierra Nevada, Goose Island, and Duvel, the TOTH […]

Cash Mob Take 2!

April 26, 2012 by


After the great success of the first ever Cash Mob in March on National Cash Mob Day we’re going in for round 2 this Saturday April 28 @ 1 pm. The meet up spot has been announced, Charlottesville Tire. Rain or shine come out and join us in supporting and boosting a great local business […]

Charlottesville Institute Launch Party

April 16, 2012 by


We are so excited to be able to take part in this celebration on Wednesday April 18 at Feast! launching the Charlottesville Institute. Dave Norris, former Mayor of Charlottesville and currently on Charlottesville City Council, established this non-profit in January of this year. The mission of the Charlottesville Institute is to “…harness[ing] the tremendous intellectual […]

106.1 The Corner Turns 5

September 30, 2011 by


Like many of Cville music fans, we were sad to see that the Crozet Music Festival*, originally scheduled for this weekend, is now indefinitely postponed. Lucky for us, Charlottesville always has plenty to offer when it comes to live music! This weekend, join 106.1 the Corner as they celebrate their 5th Birthday weekend, hosted by […]