TONIGHT Heady experimental e-jamz at Tea Haus: Erik Deluca, Ami Dang, Slag Ralden

April 30th, 2014 · 2 Comments · By

Despite this awesomely dreary day, there is a reason to get out of your pajamas (for those of us, shall we say, underemployed). Yes, Virginia, there is experimental music and it is at the Tea Bazaar. DEN is the project of the wonderful Erik Deluca, UVA music grad who has been playing out a bunch […]

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TONIGHT: Bound to be fun THREE KINDS OF WILDNESS at the Haven, 8pm; Also at the Haven: BRIMS showcase @ 2pm, FREE

April 27th, 2014 · 1 Comment · By

The wildly talented Patrick Costello lived in Charlottesville for many years before lighting out for the frontier maybe a year or two ago? While in town, he did screenprinting, helping with Bake-N-Bike and wonderful shows. One in particular I remember is a show he did at The Garage, where he built a small house within […]

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Saturday: Experimental Film, Punk, Bluegrass

April 26th, 2014 · Comments Off on Saturday: Experimental Film, Punk, Bluegrass · By

There are a ton of great events happening tonight in town. Apologies for the brevity, but I’ll just get you the information you need and put in some pretty pictures to fill out the space. Tonight at the Bridge PAI there is a collection of experimental audio visual performances. Short films are being paired with […]

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Sarah Jeffrey // Tic by Anthony Leigh Dunstan

April 21st, 2014 · Comments Off on Sarah Jeffrey // Tic by Anthony Leigh Dunstan · By

Read this review about this rad-sounding concert by Oscar Bianchi, and had to look up what a Tubax and Paetzold recorder sounded like. Found this gem..enjoy!

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STREAMING: Ethan Lipscomb // DJ Elipss // New House Mix

April 20th, 2014 · Comments Off on STREAMING: Ethan Lipscomb // DJ Elipss // New House Mix · By

Last night, an event was hosted by Ethan Lipscomb (the DAWNING, keyboardist for Lauren Hoffman). Although it was DJ’d by Addam Bombb, Ethan is a prolific DJ in his own right. He’s allowed Nailgun to stream one of his recent DJ mixes, available below (and on our SoundCloud page)   // Ethan Lipscomb // DJ […]

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TONIGHT: ELECTRIC BALLROOM Dance Party 9pm, NO COVER @ Glass Haus; Opening Bout for Derby Dames on Downtown Mall

April 19th, 2014 · 10 Comments · By

Roller derby is an amazing event/sport to watch and Charlottesville’s Derby Dames are for real. They practice! And do drills and stuff! This ain’t no Ellen Page nonsense, this is some good-time, solid derbying. It’s a doubleheader–the first match starts in a few minutes at 3pm–so definitely worth the $12 for two matches. It’s $12 […]

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TONIGHT Inaugural Night of New Monthly Reading Series at the Bridge 8pm (fyi free wine)

April 18th, 2014 · Comments Off on TONIGHT Inaugural Night of New Monthly Reading Series at the Bridge 8pm (fyi free wine) · By

Julia Kudravetz (!) sent this great blurb along: Tonight’s the beginning of a new monthly reading series in town. Jesse Dukes, the guy you think is in Tunisia when he’s actually running down Market Street and vice-versa, will read something awesome like this,  or in this vein.  Jesse works for Backstory Radio, and is also a VQR Contributing […]

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INTERVIEW: Emma Rathbone on the Curious Mechanics of Comedy

April 18th, 2014 · Comments Off on INTERVIEW: Emma Rathbone on the Curious Mechanics of Comedy · By

  Emma Rathbone, a Charlottesville local, is a successful writer although in person you may not guess it. She’s incredibly self-effacing, which means her growing writing portfolio is not going to her head. I had to quietly confirm with someone at a party, in the same hush you’d ask if a couple across the room […]

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TONIGHT Sharkopath & New Boss (Order) @ Tea Bazaar; Big Blue Door Jam @ Woolly Mammoth

April 17th, 2014 · Comments Off on TONIGHT Sharkopath & New Boss (Order) @ Tea Bazaar; Big Blue Door Jam @ Woolly Mammoth · By

hey all, i have a bunch of fittings this afternoon so i’ve been real busy, but wanted to throw up a quick, no media post about tonight’s events. Contrary to tea bazaar’s twitter feed, New Boss, Sharkopath and Typefighter show is happening TONIGHT. Sharkopath is a nice, metal rock band, reminds me of a more-instrumental […]

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TONIGHT: Troy’s Last Ever Robot Extravaganza — Crozet Pizza on Elliewood, 10pm

April 14th, 2014 · 4 Comments · By

wherever you’re sitting, make sure you’re sitting down twice. if you thought the nailgun post on tom tom was an expose to end all exposes, you were wrong (well, right, but, wrong, because i mean, it was a little shoddily written–sure–but i mean in the grand scheme of things, i mean, it was good to […]

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