Archives: bogart’s

Backyard Grill bringing unique burger concept to Ridge Road

The new family-oriented burger joint is opening soon.

Food news: Lucy’s in Jackson Ward, Alcove downtown, and Bogart’s in The Fan

And here it is: your final Food News of 2013!

Bogart's: New Location, Stage, and Vibe

I walked into Bogart’s last night to see John Winn and his quartet. Upon entering the door, I looked at the band to my right and noticed, to my surprise, that they were elevated. In the past couple weeks, I have been a bit hard on the relocated venue about the lack of the mysterious […]

Reminder: Jeff Albert this Saturday

New Orleans-based trombonist Jeff Albert and his quartet are performing on Saturday night at Bogart’s for Richmond Summer Brass Fest, along with No BS! Brass, Verbatim, and R2Dtoo. On Monday, he was interviewed at The Jazz Session, an offshoot site of All About Jazz. photo by Richard Thompson In the interview, he talks about how […]

Jason Arce Live at Bogart’s: Sights and sounds

The Jason Arce gig at Bogart’s on Friday, June 5, was recorded by Rocket Jackson and is now available for listening on ReverbNation and below. Bogart’s, in its new location, is currently under stress tests by musicians and patrons to see if it can live up to the reputation of the old Lombardy back room. […]

Announcing: Richmond Summer Brass Fest

copied from press release Richmond Summer Brass Fest!!Tons of new music including: New Orleans trombonist Jeff Albert and his Quartet which consists of Albert on trombone, Ray Moore on saxophone, Dave Cappello on drums, and Tommy Sciple on bass. Verbatim is a duo of trombonist Bryan Hooten (Ombak, No Bs Brass, Fight the big bull) […]

Bogart's Reopens After Fire

Landmark Restaurant’s New Space Unharmed Richmond, Va. – Bogart’s restaurant, a Fan landmark for more than 35 years, reopened its doors last week after narrowly escaping major fire damage at its new location on West Cary Street. The fire, which broke out in an outdoor shed behind the restaurant less than a month ago, was […]

Recommended Reading: Post-RVAjazzfest

Glows in the Dark has mp3 downloads of their set from RVAjazzfest on Saturday! Ombak front man Bryan Hooten delivers his first of four essays on RVA News devoted to “exploring music’s relationship with negative space.” This first essay of the “Framing the Void” series (a phrase often used by Hooten to describe his approach […]

A drive by Bogart's

I stopped by Bogart’s new location at Cary & Granby St. today to see how the construction was looking. The signature yellow sign was hanging on the side of the building for all Cary St. traffic to see. Looking through the large front windows revealed a near-ready restaurant and beautiful bar. The location is a […]

Bogart's in the Blogs

Although it stayed open two months longer than originally planned, Bogart’s Back Room is finally closing its doors after its final show this Saturday. River City Rapids gave a nice salute to the bar, which will be moving to Cary St. near Granby St. This week’s line-up is:Wednesday, 6/25 – HypertensionThursday, 6/26 – MoosaFriday, 6/27 […]