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RVA Shows You Must See This Week 1/28-2/3

FEATURE SHOW Saturday, January 31, 9 PM Evan Dando, Sara Johnston, Long Arms @ The Camel - $15 in advance/$18 day of show...

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Jan 28, 2015 01:46pm

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RVA Shows You Must See This Week 1/28-2/3

FEATURE SHOW
Saturday, January 31, 9 PM
Evan Dando, Sara Johnston, Long Arms @ The Camel - $15 in advance/$18 day of show (order tickets HERE)

Some might say this recommendation is pure nostalgia--and listen, I get that. It's been nearly a decade since Evan Dando has released any new original material, either as a solo artist or as the frontman for his longtime band The Lemonheads. But isn't there something to be said for celebrating the classic, timeless work of a truly great American singer-songwriter?

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Zap Mama with Antibalas bring afro-pop beats to the Carpenter Theatre tonight

Zap Mama is coming tonight to the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage by way of the Modlin Center for the Arts at the University of Richmond. The group combines afro-pop music and polyphonic layering with a myriad of influences from other musical genres.

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Best of Missed Connections 1/21 – 1/27

So maybe you’ve already failed a few of your New Year’s resolutions. Perhaps you’ve spent too much time in fast food restaurants, coffee shops and bars but not enough time at the gym. Don’t feel too bad. That’s where a lot of people are looking for their first 2015 fling.

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Clair Morgan hopes to repeat crowdfunding success on second album

Recording an album is not only an arduous task, but an expensive one too. However, thanks to crowdfunding websites like Kickstarter, bands and other such artists have been able to reach out audiences across the globe for support.

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Poll: Over 70% of Virginia voters want pot decriminalized and an increase in minimum wage

A new study from Christopher Newport University shows a large majority of Virginians support decriminalizing marijuana.

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RVA's Tim Barry premiers "the James" video on NewNoise

Somewhere between Johnny Cash and the shallow depth lys the incredible vocal stylings of RVA's own Tim Barry.

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Despite House killing two Police body camera bills, VA Legislators press for surveillance and transparency for PD's state-wide

RICHMOND – Two state lawmakers urged the General Assembly on Tuesday to pass a bill that would require police officers in some localities to wear body cameras.

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City Council renames Manchester Court House after someone still alive for first time ever

City Council broke precedent Monday night when it voted unanimously to rename the Manchester Courthouse after Henry L. Marsh III, and Harold M. Marsh, Sr. Richmond normally waits until five years after a figure’s death until honoring him or her. Henry L. Marsh, Richmond’s first black mayor, is still alive, and spoke at the meeting.

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RVA Magazine celebrates its 10 year Anniversary in 2015!

Founded in 2005, RVA Magazine will celebrate its 10th year of publication in 2015. It feels good to write that and know our magazine has a place in the history of this community.

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"Ban-the-box" bill hopes to remove criminal history question from state job applications

RICHMOND – A Senate committee on Monday narrowly approved a bill that would prohibit state agencies from asking job applicants if they have a criminal history on employment applications.

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