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Summer is winding down and yet the air is hotter and thicker than ever. As you wait for the temperatures to break, we’ve got a cure for your heat-induced insanity: a season’s worth of new music from the DMV. Here’s a wrap-up of all the great local music that has been released over the past…   Read More »

DMV artists really know how to keep the 2018 momentum going! Here are just a few of our February favorites. Whether you’re into indie rock, metal, or something in between, we’ve got something new for you. Be sure to check out our “For Fans Of” section to get an idea of each artist’s sound and…   Read More »

Band: Retrosphere Release: In Motion Release Date: January 20, 2018 Genre: Progressive Hometown: Richmond, VA FFO: Polyphia, Intervals, Plini, Periphery, Animals as Leaders In Motion by Retrosphere     Band: Jesse Trask Release: a match Release Date: January 8, 2018 Genre: Experimental/Folk/Rock Hometown: Sterling, VA FFO: Bon Iver, Radiohead, Elliott Smith, Sufjan Stevens a match…   Read More »

2017 was an impressive year for local music, and December was no exception! From Experimental Indie to Metal to Holiday, here’s a recap of some December releases you don’t want to miss. Don’t forget to check out our “For Fans Of” section to get an idea of each artist’s sound and influences!   Band: His…   Read More »

October was a big month for local music releases. We’ve compiled some of the best- from Jazz Fusion Hip Hop, to Reggae Rock, to Metalcore, there’s something for everyone! Be sure to check out our new section on this article, “For Fans Of”,  to get an idea of what each artist has in store! Band:…   Read More »