Music

  Jay-Z, Foo Fighters and The Go-Go’s nominated for Rock Hall

Artists are eligible for a nomination 25 years after the release of their first official recording.

Album sales surge for Morgan Wallen after racist comment

Justin Timberlake helps East Tennessee teen get special needs van

Richmond native nails ‘The Voice’ blind audition

New radio station playing Christmas music early

Richmond venue serving brunch with Grateful Dead twist

Black female country trio from South Mississippi on the rise

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Cultural Arts Center first outdoor concert will feature The Super Sugar Beats

Maymont debuts first socially-distanced outdoor concert

LOCKN’ postpones festival to 2021

27th Annual Chartway American Music Festival goes virtual

First ‘pod’ concert in Richmond to be held at Bon Secours Training Center

  Richmond-area music venues urge Congress to ‘Save Our Stages'

Remaining Innsbrook events for 2020 canceled

The Innsbrook Foundation announced the remaining signature events for 2020 have been canceled.

Broadway In Richmond announces 12th season, upcoming shows

Broadway In Richmond has announced its 12th season along with upcoming shows.

Library of Congress introduces online folk concert series

The Library of Congress is introducing a folk summer concert series called, “Homegrown at Home”.

Chesterfield LIVE! Music Festival announces 2021 date

Chesterfield LIVE! Music Festival has announced its 2021 date.

Byrd Theatre’s popular filmmaker series going virtual

2020 Richmond Jazz & Music Festival has been canceled

Friday Cheers cancels June concerts amid COVID-19 pandemic

Richmond Symphony hosting Music Marathon Fundraiser

HANSON, Toby Keith will perform at Innsbrook After Hours

University of Richmond President will perform online cello concert from home

Chase Rice, Los Lobos will perform at Innsbrook After Hours

Innsbrook After Hours announced that Chase Rice, Los Lobos and Steve Earle will perform at the SERVPRO of Richmond Pavilion.

Ludacris, top ABBA-tribute band to perform at Innsbrook After Hours this summer

Innsbrook After Hours announced that Ludacris and ABBA will be performing at the Innsbrook After Hours in the summer.

2020 Dominion Energy Riverrock festival canceled

Sports Backers and Venture Richmond announced that the 2020 Dominion Energy Riverrock festival has been canceled.

2020 Friday Cheers makes updates amid coronavirus outbreak

2020 Friday Cheers has announced updates amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Famer Alice Cooper performing at the Altria Theater this summer

Alice Cooper will be performing at the Altria Theater this summer as an extension of the “Ol’ Black Eyes is Back” show

Tenacious D coming to Richmond for the Purple Nurple Tour

Tenacious D will be coming to Richmond for their Purple Nurple Tour - Twisting Hard to the Left!

Tower of Power to perform at Innsbrook After Hours

Tower of Power will be performing at Innsbrook After Hours.

Petersburg will host Black History Festival

The City of Petersburg will be hosting a Black History Festival.

Rancid, Dropkick Murphys to perform at Virginia Credit Union LIVE!

Rancid and Dropkick Murphys will be performing at Virginia Credit Union LIVE at Richmond Raceway on May 4 at 6 p.m.

Virginia Credit Union LIVE! at Richmond Raceway hosting PRIMUS: A Tribute To Kings Tour

Richmond Raceway will be hosting the PRIMUS: A Tribute To Kings Tour at The Commonwealth Mall at Virginia Credit Union LIVE!

New Pharrell song ‘Virginia’ to be featured in ad campaign

As part of that, the singer will narrate two 60-second commercials with his soon-to-be-released song, “Virginia."

The Masked Singer tour coming to Richmond in June

Audiences will be able to experience their favorite characters come to life on stage with celebrity guests.

Tickets going on sale for Steve Miller Band, Marty Stuart at Innsbrook After Hours

The Steve Miller Band and Marty Stuart will be performing at Innsbrook After Hours, with special guest Gary Mule Deer.

Music lineup for 2020 Dominion Energy Riverrock Festival announced

The outdoor sports and music festival will be held on Brown’s Island and Historic Tredegar from May 15 to May 17.

Patti LaBelle, The Whispers performing at Altria Theater

Patti LaBelle and The Whispers will be performing together at the Altria Theater.

Billy Currington concert at Innsbrook After Hours postponed to September

Since his self-titled debut album on Mercury Records in 2003, Currington has scored eleven career No. 1 singles, with the most recent single being “Don’t Hurt Like It Used To”.

Innsbrook After Hours announces first two shows in 35th season

Now in its 35th season, Innsbrook After Hours has brought some of the greatest concerts to the Central Virginia area.

Virginia Repertory Theater will present August Wilson’s “Fences”

The Virginia Repertory Theater will present August Wilson’s “Fences" beginning in February.

Altria Theater will host Southern Soul Music Festival

The Altria Theater will host the Southern Soul Music Festival this summer.

LOCKN Festival announces all-star 2020 lineup

LOCKN Festival has announced its initial lineup for an all-star celebration of Phil Lesh’s 80th birthday.

‘Olympics of the Violin’ announces competitors

An event considered the world’s leading international competition for young violinists will feature a Virginia competitor when it comes to Richmond this spring.

Opening act at Altria Theater will return prior to select performances of CATS

Altria Theater announced that The Opening Act will return prior to select performances of CATS.

  Acts of Kindness: Chesterfield instructor honored for hitting all the right chords

A Chesterfield teacher has been honored for teaching ukulele classes.

  Queen, Adam Lambert announce North American tour

Queen and Adam Lambert are launching a six-week North American tour following the release of the Freddie Mercury biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody."

  Billboard names Ariana Grande 2018 Woman of the Year

The music industry is honoring Ariana Grande

10-year-old from audience jams with Foo Fighters on Metallica cover

A young fan is up to the task when Foo Fighters frontman David Grohl hands him a guitar.

Nicks, Def Leppard among first-time rock hall nominees

Steve Nicks, Def Leppard and Todd Rundgren are among the first-time nominees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Suge Knight pleads to manslaughter over fatal confrontation

Suge Knight pleads no contest to voluntary manslaughter over fatal 2015 confrontation outside Compton burger stand.

Rapper Mac Miller dead from suspected overdose

Miller was known for his throwback style of rap, influenced by the sounds of Lauryn Hill, OutKast and the Beastie Boys.

Richmond Jazz Festival 2016

The Richmond Jazz Festival will take place at Maymont on August 11-14. BUY TICKETS HERE!  Richmond Jazz Festival 2016 Lineup Release The musical acts come from diverse genres including the worlds of jazz, R&B, funk, soul and hip-hop for 2016 with artists ranging from The Roots to Herbie Hancock. Check out the full line-up: