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Local Musician Check-in: Michael Coleman

May 29, 2013 by


Michael Coleman has been a new showstopper in the Charlottesville songwriter scene, yet no stranger to the Cville Niche crew, playing here, there, everywhere! Frequenting The Local’s Monday night songwriter’s circle, Michael commands the crowd’s attention with the first melodic line he croons from the windowed storefront. Whether singing solo with his guitar, or backed by his […]

Local Musician Check-in: The Design

May 1, 2013 by


For the past month, it’s been kind of hard to miss the Charlottesville’s Paramount Idol advertisements around town. This month’s artist check-in has a special connection to this 2nd annual event. Nelson County’s homegrown rock/jazz/soul fusion band, The Design, is fronted by last year’s Paramount Idol Winner, Jennifer Stuart. Once you hear Jen’s voice or see […]

The Songwriter’s Circle of Belmont

September 25, 2012 by


Music? Wine? Food? Fun? Yes, please! Every Monday night The Local – a local restaurant and hotspot of Charlottesville, located on the culinary corner of Hinton Avenue & Monticello Road – serves up an evening certain to satisfy any music lover’s pallet. The Local, being true to it’s name, hosts a house band of local musicians, complete with […]

If you haven’t sent in your C-ville Weekly Best of 2011 Nominations yet…

May 11, 2011 by


Check out some of our  Best of suggestions/who we voted for for some ideas! Make sure and mark Cville Niche Buzz as the Best Cville blog! Thanks for your continued support.

{Music} Singer/Songwriter Circle @ The Local

February 20, 2011 by


You may have already heard of the Singer/Songwriter Circle at The Local, a recent Belmont phenomenon that has been turning average Monday nights into extended weekends since early December.  These weekly gatherings, started by two of Charlottesville’s most talented musicians –  drummer, Brian Caputo and guitarist/singer, Jesse Harper – have been bringing local musicians out […]

Single on Valentines Day?

February 14, 2011 by


No need to get the Valentines Day Blues. Here are 14 local ideas of things to do today with a friend or group! 1. Grab some local groceries/delights from one of the many local grocery stores; Feast, Market Street Market or Integral Yoga. 2. If you’re not in the mood for cooking, grab some take-out […]