Feb
27
Sat
FAR AWAY DUO
Feb 27 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
FAR AWAY DUO

FarAway is Sara Davenport & Brian Franke, a singer/songwriter duo based in Charlottesville, VA who blend beautiful harmonies over a folk and pop rock sound. They got their start in Washington, DC in 2012, have opened for national acts & had a song on TV.

CATHOLIC SCHOOL DROPOUTS
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
CATHOLIC SCHOOL DROPOUTS

Sister said it’s rude to talk about ourselves.

Feb
28
Sun
RICK SCHAFFER
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
RICK SCHAFFER

Rick Schaffer is part of The Jangling Reinharts. THE JANGLING REINHARTS came together to provide roots-rock music largely forgotten by other bands. Think: The Band meets Van Morrison and they go out to Stephen Stills’ house and listen to the Monkees while watching a Barenaked Ladies video. This melting pot of music describes what they are all about.

MELISSA QUINN FOX DUO
Feb 28 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
MELISSA QUINN FOX DUO

Melissa Quinn Fox is a singer/songwriter from Pittsburgh, PA, who blends the brazen spirit of Americana with the unabashed candor of country music to create her own unassuming, yet distinctly versatile sound.

Mar
4
Thu
JOKER BAND DUO
Mar 4 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
JOKER BAND DUO

Originally done favorites played acoustically or electric by professional musicians. Duo consists of guitar and bass  and live harmony vocals.

Mar
5
Fri
COLLIN ATHAS
Mar 5 @ 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
COLLIN ATHAS

Collin Athas is a musician from Baltimore, Maryland.  His music spans the generations, from Classic Rock ‘N Roll to Contemporary Top Forty hits.  He has fronted two bands as a lead singer, guitarist and songwriter; and, since 2016 has entertained audiences primarily as a solo act, performing in various venues in the Baltimore Metropolitan Area.

SONS OF PIRATES
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
SONS OF PIRATES
The VERY BEST beach music party band in the Mid-Atlantic!
Mar
6
Sat
JOE DOWNER
Mar 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
JOE DOWNER

An archaeologist by day, Joe brings a skilled energy to the Alternative and Neo-folk music scene by night. He takes inspiration from a mix of artists like Soundgarden, Pearl Jam, Tom Petty, Muddy Waters, Jon Foreman, and Needtobreathe, just to name a few.

Joe got his start in Silvertongue, a hard rock band best known for winning Washington D.C.’s “Next Big Thing” Battle of the Bands in 2010. He’s since channeled his energy and passion into being a solo acoustic artist and contributing member of Signal Hill Band.

Along with performing original songs, Joe covers artists ranging from the Lumineers to Goo Goo Dolls to the Zac Brown Band. He is local to Northern VA.

GERARD WEST
Mar 6 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
GERARD WEST

Fresh, catchy, and relatable original music. A fusion of pop, jazz, soul, funk, r&b, and rock. Gerard has been involved in music starting from a young age and is a DMV native.

KEETON TRIO
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
KEETON TRIO

Keeton is a Washington, DC cover band that plays a wide variety of your favorite 90s alternative hits.  Pearl Jam, Weezer, Foo Fighters, New Radicals, Eve 6, Better Than Ezra, Green Day —  keeton covers them all and many more. keeton’s show will take you on a musical journey through the decade of the Internet, Nintendo, the Macarena, and Jurassic Park.  With their wide array of upbeat, energetic songs, high octane guitar riffs, and strong vocal harmonies, keeton will get the party started and keep you dancing and singing along to those songs you love, but forgot you love.  keeton — “90s and alternative for the people”.

Mar
7
Sun
LEVI STEPHENS
Mar 7 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
LEVI STEPHENS

An American singer, songwriter, and producer.

KAT & SOME DAWGS
Mar 7 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
KAT & SOME DAWGS

Part of the now retired, very popular 10 piece band  OTR, K & D is excited to be performing live again at FBL in this new configuration!  With Kat Brais on vocals and Fred Muller on keys, this duo will be sharing pared down song arrangements ranging from American standards to Lady Gaga and everything in between and looks forward to hearing the audience sing along!

Mar
11
Thu
BRADLEY RHODES
Mar 11 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
BRADLEY RHODES

Melodime blends rock and roll, stunning piano melodies, and catchy guitar riffs with strong story-telling country roots and sing-along choruses.

Melodime, featuring Brad Rhodes (lead vocals, acoustic guitar), Sammy Duis (piano, organ, bass), Tyler Duis (drums), and Jon Wiley (bg vocals, guitar, mandolin, dobro), perform over a hundred shows annually throughout the continental United States, all while running a charity, ‘Now I Play Along Too,’ which provides musical instruments and lessons to underprivileged children.

Mar
12
Fri
ANTHONY GILL
Mar 12 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
ANTHONY GILL

Anthony Gill is a local singer/songwriter who has been performing between Richmond and Northern Virginia for several years.  His unique interpretation of classic Rock, Blues, R&B and Country classics has made him one of the most original live performers around. Sit back, relax, and enjoy while Anthony brings his unique style and energy to Farm Brew Live.

JOHN SCHREINER TRIO
Mar 12 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
JOHN SCHREINER TRIO

Vocalist and Guitarist John Schreiner leads the band Schreiner, a rock/blues/acoustic act from the Washington DC metro area. Schreiner is capable of performing covers & original songs as a trio/duo/solo act up to 5hrs in length. Schreiner formed in 2018 and has performed over 200 shows in and around the DMV region to include Mastros DC, Jammin Java, Ivy City Smokehouse, Sollys DC, Crafthouse, Wort Hog Brewery, and numerous other venues.

Mar
13
Sat
DAN BARRY
Mar 13 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
DAN BARRY

Dan Barry is a singer-songwriter who blends influences of rock, jazz, folk, and soul into a unique sound.

MOONSTONE DUO
Mar 13 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
MOONSTONE DUO

Moonstone is two friends who really love playing music. They’ve known each other for years and years, played in a few different bands… They are both currently in the band FIREKITE, and decided they wanted to add a new aspect to their live music.

TODD BROOKS AND POUR DECISION
Mar 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
TODD BROOKS AND  POUR DECISION

Todd Brooks is a  guitarist/singer/DJ from Harpers Ferry, WV.  He performs a wide variety of covers from Elvis, Michael Jackson, Luke Bryan, Oasis, Eagles, and John Cougar, all the way to Bon Jovi and Shinedown, as well as the many artists in between.  With a knack for getting the crowd involved, Todd Brooks makes every show one you’ll want to see again.  Wineries, private parties, clubs, corporate events, weddings, and DJ services are available.

Mar
14
Sun
MIKE RICHARDS
Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
MIKE RICHARDS

This acoustic alternative rock soloist, Mike Richards released his first live self-titled, 5-track EP back in August of 2015. Based in Washington D.C., he has toured the country playing from coast to coast. Mike has been performing in rock bands and acoustically since the age of 14.His roots stem from a heavy influence of 90’s alternative mixed with some acoustic rock. His influences through the years have been the likes of Incubus, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Smashing Pumpkins, Foo Fighters, Third Eye Blind, Jack Johnson, John Mayer, Ed Sheeran, Prince, and The Beatles. He began this project after the split of The Offset, a former Washington DC based rock band that opened for the likes of The Wailers and Frankie Munoz’s band “You Hang Up”.

Since starting A Note Two Self, Mike has been signed to a small label based in Phoenix Arizona and has been performing around the nation for local clubs and festivals such as the Atlantic City Beer Festival with names such as the Dropkick Murphy’s and Streetlight Manifesto. He also performed in the 2017 Chicago IL and Columbia MD legs of Vans Warped Tour. His tour route for 2018 will include the final run of Vans Warped Tour, the Prescott Valley Fair in Phoenix AZ, and various other locations around the East Coast TBA.

BIG RIVER REVIVAL
Mar 14 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
BIG RIVER REVIVAL

Big River Revival is an acoustic based band from the Mid Atlantic. While the group initially united as a bluegrass group, the ensemble also plays Country, Americana, and Classic Rock. Spellbinding and hard-driving, BRR is an act you don’t wanna miss.