The essence of American Traditions
Richmond, VA, boasts a thriving country music scene that resonates with heartfelt storytelling and authentic country charm. This vibrant country community fosters a supportive environment for musicians to hone their craft and connect with audiences. From twangy guitars to heartfelt lyrics, Richmond's country music scene embraces the genre's roots while infusing it with contemporary flair. Whether it's honky-tonk rhythms or soulful ballads, the country scene here captures the essence of American traditions and invites music lovers to immerse themselves in its timeless allure. Find out more about some of the more notable country performers in the area by clicking the link below!
Carrie Brockwell - In November of 2021 Carrie independently released her first EP entitled “Impressions” with all songs written and composed by Carrie. The EP/songs have been well received by industry professionals resulting in some of the songs being picked up and played on national podcasts. Her dream is to one day stand in the “circle” at the Grand Ol’ opry and hear the crowd sing her songs back to her. Listen now
Devil’s Coattails - From waltz to country rock to funky tonk to western swing and everything in between, Devil’s Coattails hopes to combine storytelling lyricism with dynamic instrumentation. This outfit is a force to be reckoned with and a portal for any stage to become a proper honky tonk. Listen now
Honest Debts - Their live shows feature a mix of pure rock n' roll mixed with soul, blues, and a touch of R&B translated through Sam Valentine's vocals, Alex Roberson's bass lines, Matt Elgin's lead guitar, Justin Ott's keys, and Jacob Hill's drums. Listen now
Tony Jackson - Since his highly praised May 2017 debut album release, Tony Jackson, the affable singer has already been invited to perform on the Grand Ole Opry (multiple times) and CMA Fest, and has appeared on several important national TV shows. Listen now
Low Water Bridge Band - There’s a sound the Shenandoah River makes as it rumbles over old stones in the shallows. It sings songs the way they used to be – plain and honest. Buckle that belt before you head to the hills and hollers. It’s there under a Virginia moon that you’ll find the Low Water Bridge Band. Listen now
Wilson Springs Hotel - Hailing from all parts of Virginia, The Wilson Springs Hotel are rooted in country, folk and bluegrass. Their music plays into traditional roles within the genres, while carrying a unique sound that is The Wilson Springs Hotel. New Grass, Rockabilly, Hot Rod Country, the list doesn’t really end. Listen now