FREE SHOWS

ATM Unit (ft. Jonah Kane-West)

(AP) CHARLOTTESVILLE – Practices for bassassin Dane Alderson’s trio have been moved to a secret facility said to be located miles below the streets of Belmont. UN inspectors worry the group (which also features drummer Mike Taylor) has harnessed Jazz Fusion Reaction (JFR), which gives off heat approaching that of the[…]

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The Ragnarockers

Charlottesville Music Showcase presents: The Ragnarockers – Comprised of Trevor Pietsch on bass, Carter Thompson on drums, Dave Boudouris on horns, and Phil West on guitar and vocals, The Ragnarockers deliver “Funky/Jazzy Blu-Pop Music for the Masses’ Inevitable Crashes”. 21+  /  Free

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Ben Hernandez & Gabe Robey

Ben & Gabe (of bluegrass band Gallatin Canyon) join us for the dinner hour to provide us with some tunes! All Ages  /  Free!      

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The Mad Children

The Mad Children – Progressive folk-rock fusion with elements of psychedelia, americana, and funk. 21+  /  Free  

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ATM Unit (ft. Jonah Kane-West)

(AP) CHARLOTTESVILLE – Practices for bassassin Dane Alderson’s new trio have been moved to a secret facility said to be located miles below the streets of Belmont. UN inspectors worry the group (which also features drummer Mike Taylor) has harnessed Jazz Fusion Reaction (JFR), which gives off heat approaching that of[…]

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Strange Rootz

Charlottesville Music Showcase presents: Strange Rootz is a group of brothers united together through conscious music. Coming from different roots, the members bring ideas together to create vibrations with a positive message of love, unity, truth, and rights. Influenced by pioneers of roots reggae such as, Dennis Brown, Bob Marley, Burning[…]

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The Seven Bends Trey Anastasio @Pavilion After Party

Swing by The Whiskey Jar after the Trey Anastasio show for the After Party with The Seven Bends! The Seven Bends is a true Rock & Roll band blending improvised jams that take the song to a cosmic level and beyond. They are able to expertly weave together a southern[…]

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The Dirty Grass Players

The Dirty Grass Players – Turning heads while showcasing original bluegrass and newgrass tunes such as “Mohegan Sun”. The Dirty Grass Players bring a solid performance from a group of musicians that come from diverse backgrounds, but have one similar interest in playing for the love of music. 21+  /  Free

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ATM Unit (ft. Jonah Kane-West)

(AP) CHARLOTTESVILLE – Practices for the ATM Unit trio have been moved to a secret facility said to be located miles below the streets of Belmont. UN inspectors worry the group (which also features guitarist drummer Mike Taylor) has harnessed Jazz Fusion Reaction (JFR), which gives off heat approaching that of the[…]

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Aquatic Lasso

Charlottesville Music Showcase presents: Aquatic Lasso – Jam rock from over the mountain bringing Cville some of that #WickedLiquid. 21+  /  Free

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Ben Hernandez & Gabe Robey

Ben & Gabe (of bluegrass band Gallatin Canyon) join us for the dinner hour to provide us with some tunes! All Ages  /  Free!

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ATM Unit (ft. Jonah Kane-West)

(AP) CHARLOTTESVILLE – Practices for the ATM Unit have been moved to a secret facility said to be located miles below the streets of Belmont. UN inspectors worry the group has harnessed Jazz Fusion Reaction (JFR), which gives off heat approaching that of the core of the Earth. 21+ // FREE!!

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Space Koi

The Charlottesville Music Showcase Presents: Space Koi – A pleasantly diverse blend of reggae/blues-infused psychedelia. Heavily influenced by reggae, rock, jazz, blues, and funk greats alike, Space Koi gets down! 21+  /  Free!

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The Currys

The Currys – are a home-grown acoustic folk trio born and bred in the Florida panhandle. Incorporating elements of country, bluegrass, blues, and rock, the Currys music showcases tight vocal harmonies, thoughtful songwriting, and a strong emphasis on rollicking live performance. They’ve been featured on PBS, toured Ireland, guest starred during[…]

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Fort Defiance

Fort Defiance is an Americana duo from Nashville, TN, consisting of Jordan Eastman and Laurel Lane.  Hailed for their honest songwriting, timeless harmonies, and high-energy stage performance, the husband and wife have been touring relentlessly, playing over 250 shows a year.  Their passion and grassroots work ethic has garnered heavy attention[…]

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ATM Unit (ft. Jonah Kane-West)

(AP) CHARLOTTESVILLE – Practices for The ATM Unit have been moved to a secret facility said to be located miles below the streets of Belmont. UN inspectors worry the group (which also features drummer Mike Taylor) has harnessed Jazz Fusion Reaction (JFR), which gives off heat approaching that of the core[…]

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Ben Hernandez & Gabe Robey

Ben & Gabe (of bluegrass band Gallatin Canyon) join us for the dinner hour to provide us with some tunes! All Ages  /  Free!

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Place Called Home

Place Called Home – “On a cold Virginia evening in autumn 2014 we lit up a cigar and kicked up our feet by a backyard bonfire. The conversation that ensued uncovered a longing for purpose, community, and comradery, on the road we call life. That night we wrote a song,[…]

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ATM Unit (ft. Jonah Kane-West)

(AP) CHARLOTTESVILLE – Practices for the ATM Unit have been moved to a secret facility said to be located miles below the streets of Belmont. UN inspectors worry the group (which also features drummer Mike Taylor) has harnessed Jazz Fusion Reaction (JFR), which gives off heat approaching that of the core[…]

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Surprise Attack

Charlottesville Music Showcase Presents: Surprise Attack – Drawing inspiration from across the musical spectrum to create their unique “Mountain Funk” sound, Surprise Attack thrives on collaboration and improvisation. The group’s five members share a deep connection and a passion for uncompromising, progressive music that keeps listeners guessing and always lands somewhere[…]

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Cooler Heads

Cooler Heads – Your favorite drink in hand as the sun dips low, and all you hear are crickets and laughter between songs. It‘s that same accessible, cool vibe that Cooler Heads bring to every live show. A rhythmic trio punching through the noise and calming your soul. Lead singer and[…]

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Adar (Full Band)

Adar – ‘Adar’ is the soulful music of Adar Seligman-McComas (lead vocals/composition), Andrew Hollifield (bass), Brandon Toliver (drums), and Nick Cardoni (keys). Formed in 2016, Adar draws from a deep well of originals and new takes on covers that transcend genres from jazz, blues, soul, rock, and more. 21+  /  Free!

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The Gladstones

The Gladstones – Local music veteran Bob Girard leads an old-school rock project. Long ago in a distant galaxy, Bob Girard toured the East Coast in the estimable Charlottesville band, The Casuals featuring Johnny Sportcoat. The band dissolved, Bob got a job, had kids, the whole nine yards. A few[…]

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Wild Common

Wild Common – Wild Common is a genre-defying “New Appalachian” band out of Charlottesville, Virginia. Frontwoman Davina Jackson is a soul and gospel singer with a killer voice at the center of the band’s music. She used to sing back-up with the Wailers. Fiddle player Nate Leath won the famous Galax[…]

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