Rock

Toad Head

Charlottesville Music Showcase Presents: Toad Head, a band that hails from Northern Virginia, presents music of diverse influences. The band has performed for six years, sharing their interpretations of rock and funk. The group frequents popular bars, breweries, clubs and festivals in the area. As they picked up traction in[…]

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Post Sixty Five / Stray Fossa / Blend of Friends

Post Sixty Five – Born from the mind of songwriter and frontman Hicham Benhallam, the Charlottesville-based band Post Sixty Five has been described as both moody and romantic, feverishly tugging at the heartstrings of its listeners with fragile guitar lines driven by a thunderous rhythm section. Formed in October of[…]

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Studebaker Huck

Studebaker Huck – Elements of punk, grunge, southern rock, and folk is what encompasses Studebaker Huck’s unique and raucous musical style. Fueled by their similar taste in music, friends Jarrod Zbieg and Zach Bradshaw started developing material and playing regularly together in 2015. After exploring a few different avenues, they rounded[…]

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The Cows

Charlottesville Music Showcase presents: The Cows – Stephen Barling and Brandon Collins (of Barling & Collins) join forces with Stuart Holme and Warren Jobe to bring you a sound that is “Rock as reggae, reggae as ska and ska as rock after too much Grateful Dead.” 21+  /  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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The Vegabonds / Atlas Road Crew / TBA

**UPDATE** Unfortunate news, but The Currys have canceled this appearance so they can instead return to Florida to help their family and friends clean-up their hometown, the beloved Forgotten Coast. A replacement act will be announced shortly. The Vegabonds – Following three European tours, four full-length albums, and a tour schedule packed with[…]

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Bobblehead

Bobblehead – Original 60’s style rock from Frank Bechter & co., guaranteed to make your head bob(ble). 21+ // 10:30 PM // Free!

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Freefall: Guerrillas do Gorillaz w/ Jon Spear Band

A Halloween weekend tribute to the vast eclectic musical landscape created by the Gorillaz. Costumes encouraged. Kicking off the evening will be the Jon Spear Band, which can be adventurous in its musical tastes but never strays very far from its blues roots, which provides the foundation for the band’s[…]

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Day of the Dead Allstars

The Day of the Dead Allstars return for a FREE show on Halloween at Rapture! A veritable Charlottesville super group, DOTDA are comprised of members of The BLNDRS, Tequila Mockingbird, Funktional Electrik, The Ragnarockers, Choose Your Own Adventure, Sisters and Brothers, Two Ton Trapezoid, and Yonderphonics. Breathing new life into[…]

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Yonderphonics

Charlottesville Music Showcase presents: YonderPhonics is a momentum driven Rock & Jazz trio from the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Albemarle County Virginia. With danceability at the core, the music of the YonderPhonics is exhilarating while contemplative. Featuring driving rhythms & musical themes the likes of George Gershwin via[…]

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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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