Activate! presents:

The sad countdown to the closing of Strange Matter continues with a variety of showcases that I’ll preview at 5pm. Plus, I’ll give away tickets to Goblin plays Suspiria at The Byrd, Larry Keel at The Broadberry, Cloud Nothings at Strange Matter, and Sleep (pictured) at The National! Click here for the podcast: wrir.org/listen/

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Playlist:

    Time: December 6 - 1:00:00 pm
  • Billy Capricorn, “Rogue Playlist”

    from September - Single

    GOAT records - 2018

    Gallery 5, Dec. 8 @ 8pm (w/ Museum District, Shormey, Bon Ki)

  • Time: December 6 - 1:04:00 pm
  • Larry Keel, “B Funk”

    from Classic

    Keel Fish Music - 2012

    The Broadberry, Dec. 7 @ 7pm (w/ Jeff Austin Band, Jon Stickley Trio)

  • Time: December 6 - 1:07:00 pm
  • Dogwood Tales, “Waiting On The Sun”

    from Too Hard to Tell

    Crystal Pistol - 2018

    The Camel, Dec. 10 @ 7pm (w/ Trey Burnart Hall, Jon Charles Dwyer, Eliza Jane)

  • Time: December 6 - 1:11:00 pm
  • Hiss Golden Messenger, “Passing Clouds”

    from Hiss Golden Messenger Meets Spacebomb

    Spacebomb - 2018

    The Broadberry, Dec. 13 @ 7pm

  • Time: December 6 - 1:15:00 pm
  • Born Ruffians, “Forget Me”

    from Uncle, Duke & the Chief

    Yep Roc - 2018

    The Camel, Dec. 13 @ 8pm (w/ Little Junior)

  • Time: December 6 - 1:21:00 pm
  • Holy Locust, “Down Too Long”

    from Limbs Appear

    Blood Orange Balloon - 2017

    Garden Grove, Dec. 9 @ 7pm (w/ Cousin Boneless, Alex Jonestown Massacre)

  • Time: December 6 - 1:24:00 pm
  • Dismal Swamplords, “Black Crow Blues”

    from EP

    Bossy Lil' Thing - 2015

    Winter Thunderland at Sound of Music, Dec. 8 @ 4pm (w/ Mon Chere, Scott Wood, Barstool Heroes, Octane Saints, Deep Vinyl Groove)

  • Time: December 6 - 1:27:00 pm
  • Deathbirds Surf Club, “The Beach”

    from Transmission of Stoke

    Crystal Pistol - 2016

    Bandito's, Dec. 9 @ 9pm (w/ Hallelujah, Delicate Whip)

  • Time: December 6 - 1:32:00 pm
  • Cloud Nothings, “Now Hear In”

    from Here and Nowhere Else

    Carpark - 2014

    Strange Matter, Dec. 9 @ 7pm (w/ The Courtneys, Russ Waterhouse)

  • Time: December 6 - 1:36:00 pm
  • The Courtneys, “Silver Velvet”

    from II

    Flying Nun - 2017

    Strange Matter, Dec. 9 @ 7pm (w/ Cloud Nothings, Russ Waterhouse)

  • Time: December 6 - 1:39:00 pm
  • Blush Face, “Home Electric”

    from What Do You Want?

    self-released - 2017

    Crossroads, Dec. 8 @ 7:30pm

  • Time: December 6 - 1:42:00 pm
  • Old Faith, “Cherish”

    from Old Faith

    Refresh - 2018

    Richmond Music Hall, Dec. 13 @ 8pm (w/ Colin Phils, Colder Planets, Kenneka Cook)

  • Time: December 6 - 1:48:00 pm
  • Heartracer, “Methexis”

    from In Flight

    self-released - 2013

    The Broadberry, Dec. 8 @ 8pm (w/ Mass FX, Ouno, Carter Baldwin)

  • Time: December 6 - 1:51:00 pm
  • Claudio Simonetti’s Goblin, “Suspiria Theme”

    from Suspiria Soundtrack

    Cinevox - 2017

    Live score to Suspiria at Byrd Theatre, Dec. 7 @ 9:30pm

  • Time: December 6 - 1:55:00 pm
  • Antiphons, “Flock”

    from Groan

    Citrus City/Gigantic Noise - 2017

    Hardywood, Dec. 8 @ 6pm (w/ Din, Big Baby, missangelbird) and Citrus City: How Many Bands Can We Fit On A Bill? at Strange Matter, Dec. 13 @ 5pm (w/ McKinley Dixon, Alfred., Atta Girl, Lance Bangs, Camp Howard, Shormey, ing, Young Scum, Mangoux, Keep, Eri

  • Time: December 6 - 1:58:00 pm
  • Young Scum, “Dirt”

    from Young Scum

    Citrus City / Pretty Olivia - 2018

    RVA Krampusnacht First Friday at Gallery 5, Dec. 7 @ 7pm (w/ Deli Kings, stage performances, Holidaze market) and Citrus City: How Many Bands Can We Fit On A Bill? at Strange Matter, Dec. 13 @ 5pm (w/ McKinley Dixon, Alfred., Atta Girl, Antiphons, Camp Ho

  • Time: December 6 - 2:02:00 pm
  • McKinley Dixon, “Black Boy Flies”

    from The Importance of Self Belief

    Wadada - 2018

    Citrus City: How Many Bands Can We Fit On A Bill? at Strange Matter, Dec. 13 @ 5pm (w/ Lance Bangs, Alfred., Atta Girl, Antiphons, Camp Howard, Shormey, ing, Young Scum, Mangoux, Keep, Erik Phillips)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:05:00 pm
  • Ant The Symbol, “The Day Has Begun”

    from Songs About Something XE

    blocSonic - 2010

    Retro Richmond Hip Hop Night at The Camel, Dec. 12 @ 8pm (w/ Secret Bonus Level, 8 Bit Mullet, Kenobi Style, Sanji the Hedgehog)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:08:00 pm
  • Chance Fischer, “Scarlet Letters”

    from Wreath

    self-released - 2015

    Strange Matter's Final Hip Hop Show, Dec. 11 @ 6pm (w/ Mutant Academy, Van Silke, Goad Gatsby, PT Burnem, Dr Millionaire, Young Flexico, Octavion X, Dogfuck, 1NF1N1T8, Lovesickxo, Rack SquareSoft, DJ Banga, DJ Bandolero, Cakes, Reppa Ton, Moon, Fuggin Doe

  • Time: December 6 - 2:11:00 pm
  • PT Burnem, “Continuum ad Infinitum”

    from Pink Lazers

    self-released - 2015

    Strange Matter's Final Hip Hop Show, Dec. 11 @ 6pm (w/ Mutant Academy, Van Silke, Goad Gatsby, Chance Fischer, Dr Millionaire, Young Flexico, Octavion X, Dogfuck, 1NF1N1T8, Lovesickxo, Rack SquareSoft, DJ Banga, DJ Bandolero, Cakes, Reppa Ton, Moon, Fuggi

  • Time: December 6 - 2:16:00 pm
  • Pod Blotz, “The Well”

    from The Voltaic Eye

    Nostilevo - 2016

    Sediment, Dec. 10 @ 8pm (w/ Craow, Coteries, Taciturnal, Aesthetic Barrier, Plastic Pyramid)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:20:00 pm
  • The Milkstains, “Sink or Swim”

    from Punch the Sky

    Trrrash Records - 2017

    Strange Matter, Dec. 12 @ 6pm (w/ Sports Bar, Sammi Lanzetta, Cold Beaches, Dumb Waiter, The Trillions, Toward Space, Neat Sweep)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:23:00 pm
  • Dry Spell, “Think You're Safe”

    from Dry Spell

    Vinyl Conflict - 2010

    Strange Matter, Dec. 8 @ 12pm (w/ Mens Room, Cloak/Dagger, Nosebleed, Haircut, Sinister Purpose, Butt, Deviant)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:24:00 pm
  • Cloak/Dagger, “Dead Idols”

    from Lost Art

    Jade Tree - 2009

    Strange Matter, Dec. 8 @ 12pm (w/ Mens Room, Dry Spell, Nosebleed, Haircut, Sinister Purpose, Butt, Deviant)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:28:00 pm
  • Iron Reagan, “Eyeball Gore”

    from Tyranny of Will

    Relapse - 2014

    Strange Matter, Dec. 8 @ 7pm (w/ Cough, Windhand, Bat, Roy Batty, Cannabis Corpse)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:29:00 pm
  • Bat, “Condemner”

    from Wings of Chains

    Hells Headbangers - 2016

    Strange Matter, Dec. 8 @ 7pm (w/ Cough, Windhand, Iron Reagan, Roy Batty, Cannabis Corpse)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:31:00 pm
  • Roy Batty, “Less Than”

    from Roy Batty

    self-released - 2018

    Strange Matter, Dec. 8 @ 7pm (w/ Cough, Windhand, Bat, Iron Reagan, Cannabis Corpse)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:33:00 pm
  • Glue Traps, “Radiate”

    from Future Shock

    self-released - 2018

    Ask a punk, Dec. 7 @ 7pm (w/ Glue Traps, True Spirit, Ugly Muscle)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:35:00 pm
  • Time2Shine, “Worth Enough”

    from Winter 2018 Demo

    self-released - 2018

    Ask a punk, Dec. 9 @ 8pm (w/ Gumm, Listless)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:37:00 pm
  • Drip-Fed, “Profit of God”

    from Drip-Fed

    Coin Toss - 2018

    McCormack's, Dec. 11 @ 8pm (w/ Deadball, Grey Kerstal)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:39:00 pm
  • Every Time I Die, “Starve An Artist, Cover Your Trash”

    from Ex Lives

    Epitaph - 2012

    The Broadberry, Dec. 9 @ 6pm (w/ Turnstile, Angel Du$t, Vein)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:42:00 pm
  • Prayer Group, “Heat (FJH)”

    from ICUP

    self-released - 2017

    Gallery 5, Dec. 9 @ 7pm (w/ Lesser Glow, Twin Drugs)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:44:00 pm
  • Lesser Glow, “Empty Eyes”

    from Ruined

    Pelagic - 2018

    Gallery 5, Dec. 9 @ 7pm (w/ Prayer Group, Twin Drugs)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:50:00 pm
  • Sleep, “Marijuanaut's Theme”

    from The Sciences

    Third Man Records - 2018

    The National, Dec. 7 @ 6:30pm (w/ Weather Warlock)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:56:00 pm
  • Cult Leader, “Craft of Mourning”

    from A Patient Man

    Deathwish Inc - 2018

    Strange Matter, Dec. 10 @ 6pm (w/ Primitive Weapons, God Mother, Asylum, Shark Eyes, DJ Good Show Steve)

  • Time: December 6 - 2:58:00 pm
  • Frode Gjerstad Trio, “Miyazaki 1”

    from Miyazaki

    2016

    Little Dumbo, Dec. 8 @ 7:30pm (w/ Virga)

107 December 6th, 2018

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