Nakatani Part IV: The Gonging

September 12th, 2015 · 1 Comment · By

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 12th @The Garage: Andrew Aylward  / Ned Oldham 8:00, $donation @The Haven: Nakatani Gong Orchestra 8:00, $12 It’s a damn shame that Andrew Aylward and Ned Oldham have to go against the gongs. On another night their show would be the clear choice for the music-goer. And it remains so for anyone who […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Uncategorized

Fordian Times

September 4th, 2015 · Comments Off on Fordian Times · By

Friday August 4th: @Michie Building, Studio 204: James Ford Art Show/ Dance Party  7:00 Saturday August 5th: @Anteroom: Battlemaster / Salvaticus / Miami Nights 9:00 , $8 Saturday August 5th: @Tea Bazaar: Groam & Joan Son of Groam /New Turks / Skullkid  9:00, $7 Sunday August 6th: @Anteroom: Pill / New Boss / International Friendly […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Uncategorized

The Mensa Select Mastered, Baptized, Born Again

September 3rd, 2015 · Comments Off on The Mensa Select Mastered, Baptized, Born Again · By

Thursday September 3rd @Champion: The Mensa Select 15 Year Anniversary Listening Party, 7:00 If you are disappointed Devon Sproule is not playing at The Garage tonight, well so am I. We had that show listed on our calendar, I was getting ready to write about it, but it turned out not to be a real […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Uncategorized

Kylesa, Pontiak, Caustic Casanova at the Southern

August 31st, 2015 · Comments Off on Kylesa, Pontiak, Caustic Casanova at the Southern · By

Monday August 31st @Southern: Kylesa / Pontiak / Caustic Casanova  9:00, $17   Like Parisians and psychoanalysts, Nailgun has, for the most part, taken off the month of August. But attention must be paid to this show, which ends the month with a bang, and should at least get this brief salute. A heavy show, […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Uncategorized

Avant-Waynesboro: Jason Ajemian’s Folklords

August 12th, 2015 · Comments Off on Avant-Waynesboro: Jason Ajemian’s Folklords · By

Thursday, August 13th@The Tea Bazaar: Jason Ajemian: Folklords  9:00, $7 At first Jason Ajemian was just another jazz bassist from Waynesboro, a big-talking fancy-plucking long-string dreamer of the sort you find wherever players of unwieldy instruments are allowed to congregate. We payed him no particular mind. This was way back, before people started putting phones […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Uncategorized

Under The August Moon, The Borrowed Beams

August 7th, 2015 · Comments Off on Under The August Moon, The Borrowed Beams · By

Friday, August 7th @Crozet Pizza at Buddhist Biker: Borrowed Beams of Light / Ned Oldham (w/ Jordan Perry?)  10:00, $5 Dim as the borrowed beams of moon and stars To lonely, weary, wandering travellersIs reason to the soul; and as on highThose rolling fires discover but the skyNot light us here, so reason’s glimmering rayWas lent, […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Uncategorized

A Left & Right / Electronic Magnolia / Roller Derby / Shagwüf Weekend

July 30th, 2015 · Comments Off on A Left & Right / Electronic Magnolia / Roller Derby / Shagwüf Weekend · By

Friday the 31st: @Tea Bazaar: Left & Right / Neat / Wish List  9:00, $7 @Magnolia: Willelm Blagbyrn / Error Macro / Texas Pete / The Voice of Saturn / Two Ton Trapezoid  9:00, $donation Saturday the 1st: @Main Street Arena: Charlottesville Derby Dames vs. Ithaca League of Women Rollers 4:00, $12 advance/$15 at the door @Crozet Pizza at […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Uncategorized

That Sweet Teahouse Guitar, & Garage Jazz

July 30th, 2015 · 1 Comment · By

Thursday, Aug. 30 @Tea Bazaar: Chuck Johnson / Rachel Devorah Trapp / Alpha Decay  9:00, $8 @The Garage: Mike Claudill Quartet  8:00, $donation Here is the word on tonight’s show: CHUCK JOHNSON: Chuck Johnson is a composer and musician residing in Oakland, CA. He approaches his work with an ear towards the faults and instabilities […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Uncategorized

Weird Mob, Kyle, Sowashes Thigh High Tie Dye

July 25th, 2015 · Comments Off on Weird Mob, Kyle, Sowashes Thigh High Tie Dye · By

SATURDAY, JULY 25TH @T-Bazaar: Weird Mob/The Kyle Sowashes/Thigh High Tie Dye  9:00  $7 Weird Mob once again will be casting their sinister spell of upbeat grooves at the Teahouse tonight, charming their audience, expanding their cult, poppy as they want to be, blithely unconcerned with all law and order beyond the harmonic code and the safety […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Uncategorized

Killer Ghost, Nerve City, Winstons Rock the Tea

July 24th, 2015 · 1 Comment · By

FRIDAY THE 24TH @TEA BAZAAR: Killer Ghost / Nerve City / Winstons  9:00, $7 I had forgotten this was going on and was looking forward a quiet night of contemplative time-killing, but once again a good-looking Teahouse show is here to ruin the dream of hermitancy and, through the sheer power of ROCK, drag even the […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Uncategorized