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Local Musician Check-in: Rob Dobson

February 5, 2014 by


Rob Dobson is no stranger to the Charlottesville music scene. You may remember him (fondly) from the now defunct Fire Tapes, who disbanded suddenly after the release of their acclaimed sophomore LP Phantoms, leaving fans and critics alike in disbelief. Now Rob has turned his attentions to a couple of new projects, one of which is the reincarnation […]

Buzz of the Week: 1.30 – 2.05

January 30, 2014 by


Check out this week’s buzz! THUR 1.30 UVA Global Health Film Series: The Carrier @ UVA Medical Education Building Auditorium | 7p | Details »   FRI 1.31 Bright Nights: Photographs of Another New York – Tod Seelie @ The Bridge PAI | 7p | Details »   SAT 2.01 No Scrubs Dance Party @ The Jefferson Theater | 9p | Details »   […]

Buzz of the Week: 1.23 – 1.29

January 23, 2014 by


Check out this week’s buzz! THUR 1.23 Girl’s Night Out Cookie Decorating Class @ Sweethaus | 6-7p | Details » FRI 1.24 The Currys w/ Swear & Shake @ The Southern | 9p | Details » FRI 1.24 The Plait @ The Bridge | 8-10p | Details » SAT 1.25 Free Screening of ‘KING: A Filmed Record…Montgomery to Memphis’@ Newcomb Hall Theater | 2p | Details » SAT […]

Local Musician Check-in: Mark Coffman

January 8, 2014 by


By day, he is the über-knowledgeable and friendly beer and wine salesman at Whole Foods. By night, he is the frontman of From Here On Blue, a 4-piece outfit that has been playing self-described “epic American Rock ‘n’ Roll” in Charlottesville since 2003. You may have seen him and his band win the Crowd Favorite Award […]

Local Music Venue Check-in: The Southern

November 13, 2013 by


Even in a town with such a thriving music scene as Charlottesville, venues come and go. We have seen the Satellite Ballroom, Gravity Lounge, and Down Under all go the way of The Beatles—extinct, but fondly remembered. Since 2009, The Southern has been a sentry of the Downtown Mall music scene, so when it changed […]

Buzz of the Week: 10.31 – 11.6

October 31, 2013 by


Check out this week’s buzz! Thur 10.31 | Halloween Freak Fest @ Commonwealth Skybar | Mock Stars Ball @ The Southern Fri 11.1 | The Clean Fork @ Champion | Virginia is for… Exhibition @ The Bridge Sat 11.2 | Apple Harvest Festival @ Albemarle Ciderworks | Andrew Combs and The Hill and Wood @ Bon Sun 11.3| […]

Music Venue Check-in: The Southern

February 25, 2013 by


The Southern Café and Music Hall has been a strong driving force in Charlottesville’s music scene over the last few years, bringing in national touring acts and showcasing great local talents. Owner Andy Gems has been running the “small” 300 cap venue nearly single-handedly since its opening after Gravity Lounge closed, almost four years ago. […]

Camp Barefoot Presents: Kickoff Session #3 @ The Southern

March 28, 2012 by


Meadows, music, and moonshi— well, something like that. The Camp Barefoot 6 Music and Arts Festival 2012 will take place at Camp Hidden Meadows, in Bartow, West Virginia this coming August. The weekend long festival is among other great Appalachian music festivals such as The Festy, Rooster Walk, Bonnaroo, and more. This year, Camp Barefoot […]

The 9 Songwriter Series @ The Southern

March 19, 2012 by


The Southern Cafe and Music Hall hosts yet another great group of musicians for The 9 Songwriter Series on the eve of Sunday, March 25th. Where else can you hear almost thirty songs from nine different artists for $9?  This show features: Justin Trawick Michael Coleman Brent Peterson Michael Shell Ashleigh Chevalier Liam Gilchrist Gina […]

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 […]