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Brian Jones – two nights, five sets

Brian Jones is one of the most prolific and original musicians in Richmond, VA. This week, he played five sets with two different bands.

Drop the Needle Round 1: The Daniel Clarke edition

We asked for submissions of home recordings, jam sessions, rehearsals, and more, and we got tunes aplenty. Our featured judge, Daniel Clarke, listened and selected his favorites. The result is our very first round of Drop the Needle.

Daniel Clarke on The Tonight Show

Richmond-based keyboardist and first round Drop the Needle judge Daniel Clarke was on The Tonight Show on NBC last night. Are you still bitter about the whole Leno/O’Brien mess like I am? Well, this is pretty cool, so get over it for a minute!


Part mix tape, part musical journey, part contest. Call it what you will, DROP THE NEEDLE is open to everyone in and around our beloved city. For this inaugural round, Daniel Clarke is the man to impress. Confused? Read on.

Successful series caps the year

Drummer Brian Jones closes out the first season of his Third Tuesday series this week at The Camel. With performances by his Double Quartet and Wurlitzer Trio and new albums from both, this is the big one, ladies and gentleman.