Bombadil. So hot right now. Bombadil.

Written by Grant Cothran on .

Bombadil, my favorite ‘discovery’ of 2014, is playing The Parlor on Granby this Thursday (10/9), 8 pm. I agree with whoever wrote the wiki entry describing Bombadil as a folk-pop act, “known for their creative and heartfelt lyrics, quirky and diverse sound, and engaging live show.

Steve Earle Comes Home (Kind Of) For “Stories” Tour

Written by Jim Roberts on .

When Steve Earle and Shawn Colvin take the stage Thursday night at the Sandler Center, it will be Colvin’s second time in Hampton Roads since April, when she headlined the Sea Level Singer/Songwriter Festival. For Earle, it will be his first time in the area since 2001—and his first time ever playing Virginia Beach.

Washed Out: More than just Portlandia’s Theme Song

Written by Alison Burdick on .

Washed Out. If you haven’t heard of them, chances are you’ve heard their music in the background of your life (especially if you’re a fan of IFC network’s Portlandia) and just never realized whom it was playing the pleasant, dreamy, yet danceable tune.