Bel Rio

Christian Breeden
Published on Jan 4th, 2009
1 comments This local songwriter has a gravelly baritone and does a mean Cyndi Lauper cover. (Yes, those are diametrically opposed to one another).
Ultraviolet Ballet
Published on Jan 4th, 2009
1 comments This four-piece pop, rock, and funk group has at least three music degrees. Overkill? You be the judge. Also featuring indie rockers Astronomers and Americana trio The Rock River Gypsies....
The Chickenhead Blues Band
Published on Dec 18th, 2008
1 comments Local blues band The Chickenhead Blues Band - Talk To Me, Baby The Chickenhead Blues Band - Glamour Girl The Chickenhead Blues Band - Hunky Dorey The Chickenhead Blues Band - Marvin's Water
Christian Breeden
Published on Dec 18th, 2008
0 comments Whether you loved American Dumpster's recent reunions or think frontman Christian Breeden is better off as a soloist, you can surely derive some pleasure from his set one way or another.
American Dumpster
Published on Dec 18th, 2008
0 comments If you missed the big reunion show by one of 2006's most buzzed-about local bands, you can watch American Dumpster rebuild again at Belmont's newest music hall.
The Hogwaller Ramblers
Published on Dec 18th, 2008
0 comments The Hogs have been playing in Charlottesville every week for decades, but this may be the first time in over five years that they've crossed over to the other side of Water Street to do it.
The Olivarez Trio
Published on Dec 18th, 2008
4 comments Hot gypsy jazz from the local guitar player. Olivarez Trio - Choti Olivarez Trio - Adieu, Bienville Olivarez Trio - Chez Drennon Olivarez Trio - Valse De Tchan Tchou
The Gladstones
Published on Dec 15th, 2008
10 comments Party like it's 1986 with this band of rockers best known for their roles in Charlottesville's 1980's music scene.
George Melvin
Published on Dec 15th, 2008
2 comments The local keyboard wizard carts out Miss Lucy, his enormous Hammond B3 organ, for an evening of standards, blues, and a few originals with his jazz group.
Ian Gilliam
Published on Dec 14th, 2008
4 comments Local guitarist
Andy Thacker
Published on Dec 14th, 2008
32 comments Local mandolin wizard
Conjunto Sason
Published on Dec 14th, 2008
0 comments Salsa
Christian Breeden
Published on Dec 4th, 2008
0 comments Tom Waits-inspired local songwriter
In Full
Published on Dec 4th, 2008
0 comments Jazz, soul, and rock band composed of various local characters and headed by guitarist Ian Lawler, who has played with Herbie Hancock and recorded with Arrested Development.
Beleza Brasil
Published on Dec 4th, 2008
8 comments Samba and Latin jazz Beleza Brasil - Water To Drink Beleza Brasil - Fever
Brent Baxter Barrett and Rhythm Bone
Published on Dec 4th, 2008
0 comments This local guitarist played on India.Arie's Grammy-fodder albums a few years back, and now has a new R&B and soul band split between C-ville and Richmond. Brent Baxter Barrett and Rhythm Bone -...
Bennie Dodd
Published on Dec 4th, 2008
2 comments Twangy local songwriter
Alligator
Published on Dec 4th, 2008
0 comments Long-standing music scene vets play Dead covers with a band they've kept together for semi-annual performances over about 30 years now. No, make that 31.
Jolie Fille
Published on Dec 4th, 2008
22 comments Raucous Cajun punk Jolie Fille - Lake Arthur Stomp
Matty Metcalfe and Crewe d'Bayou
Published on Dec 4th, 2008
0 comments Multi-instrumentalist Matty Metcalfe goes into accordionista mode and reps New Orleans with flavors derived from Professor Longhair, Allan Toussaint, and the Meters, among others. Matty Metcalfe -...