Favorite

We've Got the Music In Us 

Sounds of Richmond, Vol. III

cover15_music_200.jpg

As time goes by, Richmond increasingly is being recognized as a bona fide music town, a destination place for interesting sounds, a place identified by its interesting musicians and its creative vitality.

And with that, our indigenous musicians — inexplicably burdened with restrictive laws on everything from acceptable sound levels to public dancing — serve as some of our most effective ambassadors and pied pipers.

In Style Weekly's annual music issue, we put an ear to the ground to find out more about the rich musical scene. To start, there's our third annual “Sounds of Richmond” CD, which features songs by 19 of the area's brightest musical lights.

We also give you the lowdown on the clubs, tastemakers, wax spinners, backup players and new directors that help to make this music scene the incredible (stealth) success story that it is.

If there's a lesson to be picked up in the stories and sounds that follow, it's that we need to do more than just be resigned to the fact that Richmond's a music town — after all, it's been one of those for years — we need to start embracing it. It can be denied no longer: We've got the music in us. — Don Harrison

 

Sounds of Richmond, Vol. III

Directions:
1. Download the music and the CD booklet of liner notes.
2. Burn “Sounds of Richmond III” onto a CD-R.
3. Play “Sounds of Richmond III” on your medium of choice.
4. Print out the downloaded booklet of CD liner notes.
5. Use your scissors and follow the folding instructions to make your own “Sounds of Richmond III” booklet.
6. Enjoy!


Directions:
1. Download the music and the CD booklet of liner notes.
2. Burn “Sounds of Richmond III” onto a CD-R.
3. Play “Sounds of Richmond III” on your medium of choice.
4. Print out the downloaded booklet of CD liner notes.
5. Use your scissors and follow the folding instructions to make your own “Sounds of Richmond III” booklet.
6. Enjoy!

Favorite

Tags:

Comments (2)

Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

  • Re: How Jim Crow Codified the Bigotry Already Woven Into the Fabric of Virginia

    • So the Pilot's Maggie has done herself proud. I'm sure she believes this. As SNL's…

    • on September 19, 2017
  • Re: Wild West

    • Same here. I was beat up and bloodied, nose broken, witnessed what looked like a…

    • on September 19, 2017
  • Re: A New Book Aims to Clarify Antifa's True Mission and the Author is Coming to Richmond

    • Foolish anarcho-communist anti-free speech violent "revolutionary" LARPers who paint anyone to the right of Lenin…

    • on September 18, 2017
  • More »
  • Latest in Cover Story

    Copyright © 2017 Style Weekly
    Richmond's alternative for news, arts, culture and opinion
    All rights reserved
    Powered by Foundation