This Room Sounds Great

The Shockoe Sessions Live Podcast

About the show

A conversation with the musicians on Shockoe Sessions Live. This Room Sounds Great can also be found on Spotify and Apple Podcasts.

Episodes

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    Episode 13: Starcoast

    April 12th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  37 mins 46 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    Starcoast are not only wildly talented, but they're also the Three Musketeers of Minecraft and rainbows, and inventors of Soul Geometry!

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    Episode 12: Dropping Julia

    April 6th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  26 mins 29 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    We learn Dropping Julia is happy to play every level of venue from dive bars to IX Art Park, and can even boast headlining Hot Topic in Short Pump back in the day!

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    Episode 11: Margox

    March 24th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  33 mins 40 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    Grab your favorite libation and settle in for a fun conversation with Colleen Christman, who just may be as passionate about making impeccable cocktails as she is about making music in FOUR bands!

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    Episode 10: Johnny Lee Long

    March 19th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  34 mins 51 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    It is certainly ALL about the bass for Johnny Lee Long. He writes at least a song a day, has a bass repair shop, and if we're lucky, we'll get to meet his partner in crime 'Hootie' when he performs on Shockoe Session Live!

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    Episode 9: Høly River

    March 12th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  37 mins 18 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    Musicians so truly unique it takes 13 adjectives to describe their sound! Tune in to hear about Holy River's heartfelt mission, and you may even learn a few recipes for wild mushrooms!

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    Episode 8: Michael Hawkins

    March 4th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  36 mins 52 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    Michael was an absolute DELIGHT to talk to. He is a human encyclopedia of Go-go music knowledge, AND he's been known to wear women's wigs! We look forward to seeing what emotions and moods he evokes when he plays with the Brotherhood on Shockoe Sessions Live !

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    Episode 7: The Jared Stout Band

    February 26th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  30 mins 36 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    There's more to these talented musicians than just field parties and overalls. Tune in and get to know these up-and-coming Appalachian Rock stars!

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    Episode 7: Corey El

    February 21st, 2021  |  Season 1  |  40 mins 48 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    This episode is a family affair! Corey and his dad, incomparable jazz musician Carl Lester El, talk about the ease and joy of collaborating on a hot new project, and we make a plea for D'Angelo to return to Richmond to see them perform!

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    Episode 6: The Last Real Circus

    February 14th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  33 mins 10 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    A conversation with Jason and Rich is a journey filled with delightful tangents of self reflection, serendipity...and Michael Bolton?!

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    Episode 5: Rodney The Soul Singer

    February 5th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  43 mins 14 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    Rodney has slick style, a warm heart and of course, INFINITE soul. He shares what he hopes people will get from his music, and that if you go bowling with him, you should know he comes to win!

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    Episode 4: Alice And The Reverie

    January 30th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  23 mins 43 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    Making the best use of pandemic downtime, they've released a HOT new single and spoiler alert...no one in the band is actually named Alice.

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    Episode 3: Rex Richardson

    January 24th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  37 mins 56 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    Dynamo trumpeteer, aspiring oenophile and all around cool cat, Rex Richardson shares how he's been spending his time during the pandemic and who suggested he pick up the trumpet in the first place.

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    Episode 2: Adrian Duke

    January 20th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  29 mins 41 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    Adrian Duke; the best 2nd choice in the business! He dominates the piano whether it's a piece of furniture or an instrument.

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    Episode 1: Jonathan Facka

    January 18th, 2021  |  Season 1  |  37 mins 2 secs
    interview, music, richmond, virginia

    He's got a new album out, he walks 10 miles a day, and heaven help you if you don't tip him when you see him! How can a former stand-up comedian's music be so melancholy, but in a beautiful way?!