Jun
25
Fri
MIKE RICHARDS
Jun 25 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 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.

BLUE RIDGE RAIN
Jun 25 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
BLUE RIDGE RAIN
Chad Laughlin is a high energy modern country Artist located in the Shenandoah Valley and the Eastern Panhandle Of WV. Chad and his band Blue Ridge Rain is comprised of the region’s most talented musicians with a professional attitude and a true passion for music and performing. They perform mostly Top 40 Country but they do have a good mix of older Country along with Rock. Artists the band covers are Brad Paisley, Jason Aldean, Jake Owen, John Cougar Mellancamp, Jack Ingram, Billy Currington, Keith Urban,
Georgia Satellites, Joe Nichols, Gary Allan, Blake Shelton, Brooks & Dunn and many more!
Jun
26
Sat
BRIAN JOHNSON
Jun 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
BRIAN JOHNSON

Radio NV is the moniker chosen by Tim Campbell and Brian Johnson to embody their musical collaborations. Radio NV was formed in November 2014 and is looking to expand their horizons as hungry, fresh-minded artists in the Virginia/DC/Maryland areas.

GALEN HAMILTON DUO
Jun 26 @ 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm
GALEN HAMILTON DUO

GHM was founded by Galen Hamilton in Richmond Virginia in a poor area of South RVA. With a mix of blues, rock, funk, and progressive it is all encompassing and sure to make you dance.
Music from the soul and rhythm from the heart.

JPARIS
Jun 26 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
JPARIS

JParis Rock Band was born out of a group of individuals with great ambition and a positive outlook on their musical journey. Ever since they came together in 2000, they’ve found great joy and satisfaction in making music and sharing it with fans and people all over the world. JParis has built a broad fan base in the region — fans with the kind of devotion and enthusiasm usually reserved for major acts with mainstream support. For anyone who has ever been to a JParis show, it’s easy to understand why. The energy and personality of JParis are contagious, and they connect with the audience unlike any other local band in recent memory

Jun
27
Sun
3 EXITS TO MEMPHIS
Jun 27 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
3 EXITS TO MEMPHIS

3 Exits to Memphis is country, blues, and rock duet playing venues in and around Fredericksburg, VA.

BOBBY THOMPSON
Jun 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm

“Lately, I’ve been putting the acoustic guitar first, and leaving the electric sounds for The Bobby Thompson Trio, the touring rock band. I truly enjoy the gentler side of playing Weissenborns and other acoustics, both solo and as a duo. My new EP ‘The Acoustic Sessions’ will be available September 2018, and I plan to embark on solo tour dates, wherever the road will take me.”

Jun
30
Wed
DANNY KENSY
Jun 30 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
DANNY KENSY

Danny Kensy is a nationally touring Country artist and songwriter based in Richmond, VA.  His music blends a modern day edge with classic and traditional Western sounds.  Danny has opened for such acts as Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts, Gary Allan, The Charlie Daniels Band, and many more.  

Kensy’s songwriting has been awarded by The Billboard Song Contest, The International Songwriting Competition, and The Great American Songwriting Contest.  He has also been deemed “One To Watch” by Nashville Songwriting group NSAI and has won theJosie Award for Modern Country Rising Star.

Jul
1
Thu
JASON MASI
Jul 1 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
JASON MASI

Jason Masi got his start with Richmond, VA based group, Jubeus, opening for acts like Blind Melon, Everclear, and SOJA and releasing two well received albums, “Two Tone Circles” 2004 and “Natural Mood” 2007, respectively. He stepped out as a solo artist in 2010, trading in the band’s roots-jam driven rock for a more acoustic soul/R&B songwriter approach.

Jul
2
Fri
EMMA G
Jul 2 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
EMMA G

Saving the world one song at a time, Washington DC-based Emma G is a multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter, and the front person of a Goddess-rock trio reminiscent of a combination of Pink, Natalie Merchant, Amy Winehouse, and Alanis Morrissette with a sprinkling of Sia and Alice in Chains for good measure.

Emma G’s edgy tones and gutsy lyrics hammer home messages of love, vulnerability, empowerment and strength with a progressive/soul/pop-rock sound that is engaging, inspiring and appealing to a hugely diverse audience.

Jul
3
Sat
JAKE MIMIKOS
Jul 3 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
JAKE MIMIKOS

Jake Mimikos is a singer/songwriter from Southern California. Currently, he is living in Virginia and performing solo and in his band The Frontier. After over a decade of writing, recording, and touring he is currently working with his producer Austin Bello (Forever the Sickest Kids) to perfect his sound and continue releasing new music. You can catch him performing at venues large and small in Northern VA and listen to original recordings of his work where ever you stream or download music. Follow his band The Frontier on social media for updates.

SKYLAR LOVE
Jul 3 @ 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm
SKYLAR LOVE

Skylar Love is an emerging and impressive Singer/Songwriter. A unique talent with music that is energetic, compelling and passionate. She has the ability to speak to  the soul with her expressive and moving lyrics.
With such influences as David Bowie, Queen, Amy Winehouse, Billie Eilish and David Shaw, to name a few, she is creating her own style and reputation as a mesmerizing live performer, growing and learning every day.

SO FETCH
Jul 3 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
SO FETCH

Calling all 2000s revivalists. Your time has come. So Fetch, DC’s supreme 2000s tribute band, has arrived. Remember your on-the-go playlist on your 1st generation iPod? The number one spot on TRL back when Carson was dating Tara Reid? We’ve got them covered and more. From Avril to Outkast, from Blink to Beyonce, from Kanye to Ke$ha, to that song you liked from the OC. Break out your low rise jeans. Pause High School Musical. Take a break from Guitar Hero. Edward, Jacob, Paris, & Nicole are all coming. Your UGGs, popped collars, and trucker hats are welcome here. So Fetch IS happening. #TeamGretchen #SoFetch

Jul
4
Sun
CAZHMIERE
Jul 4 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
CAZHMIERE

Cazhmiere brings a sizeable repertoire to every show, including a wide range of party material from the 80’s and 90’s to today’s current pop, dance, new country and modern rock radio hits! The unlimited variety in a night with Cazhmiere is fun and energetic for everyone!

Jul
7
Wed
ENYA AGERHOLM
Jul 7 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
ENYA AGERHOLM

Meet the winner of Thunder 104.5’s 2018 Rising Star competition! You can catch Enya performing somewhere in the central Virginia area almost every weekend.

Jul
8
Thu
TIM GUILLIAMS
Jul 8 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
TIM GUILLIAMS

Tim Guilliams is one of the founding members of No Pets for Noah,  one of the region’s top cover bands for over 25 years. Tim is a very well respected musician and instructor at the School of Rock. Tim’s extreme talent brings an extensive library of music of all genres.

Jul
9
Fri
JOSH SCHMIDT
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
JOSH SCHMIDT

Original works by Schmidt are eclectic, yet thoughtful, alternative pop/rock. Schmidt also performs popular music covers, both current and classic, kept fresh and unique with looping beats and guitar licks alongside harmonizing voices.

POOL BOYS
Jul 9 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
POOL BOYS

The Pool Boys are a power trio from Northern Virginia (DC Metro Area) specializing in alternative rock from the 1990s and early 2000s.

Jul
10
Sat
MATT DAVIS
Jul 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
MATT DAVIS

Great songs from all eras, strong playing, and top-notch vocals.

KITI GARTNER & THE DRIFTING VALENTINES
Jul 10 @ 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm
KITI GARTNER & THE DRIFTING VALENTINES

Kiti Gartner & the Drifting Valentines is a band out of Washington DC who play western swing, rockabilly, old country and a pinch of jump blues. Their influences include music from the 1940s and on, including almost everything that came out of The Quonset Hut and RCA Studio B in Nashville, Sun Records and Bakersfield.