Richmond Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. 2017 Top 40 Under 40: Rupa Murthy, 39Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Style Weekly

    For eight years, Rupa Murthy worked at Virginia Commonwealth University as director of development for the psychiatry department. She initiated a fundraising strategy for the Healthy Minds Campaign, which culminated in 2014 with the Virginia Treatment Center for Children.

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  2. 2017 Top 40 Under 40: Nathaniel Shaw, 38Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Both of Nathaniel Shaw's parents were modern dancers. His dad was even on the cover of Dance Magazine the month he was born - a story he still loves.

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  3. 2017 Top 40 Under 40: Dan Phipps, 39Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Dan Phipps fixes his gaze globally. That's not to say Red River Foods ' president and chief operating officer isn't active in the local community - he takes his employees and family down to the James River for cleanup outings, to help at Shalom Farms and with Renew Richmond.

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  4. Preview: Lean Year at Black Iris Gallery on Oct. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Singer and multi-instrumentalist Emilie Rex and Rick Alverson of Lean Year, who are based in Church Hill. Their languidly beautiful debut is inspired partly by '60s artists such as Karen Dalton and Fred Neil.

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  5. Video: Watch the Rick Alverson-directed documentary on William EgglestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Style Weekly

    One of the great photographers of the 20th century, William Eggleston is just now, at 78, releasing his debut music album on Secretly Canadian. "Musik" showcases the Memphis native's synthesizer playing .

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  6. Richmond-Area Breweries to Participate in OktoberForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Style Weekly

    If you like your beer, you'd better care about water and forests. That's the message of the OktoberForest campaign from the Nature Conservancy and 77 breweries from across the nation - 14 from Virginia, including the Richmond area.

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  7. Event Pick: Shovels and Rope at Modlin Center for the ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Combining country, bluegrass and folk with an indie-rock sensibility, this husband-and-wife duo from Charleston, South Carolina, has proven popular with Richmond audiences, as shown by a huge Brown's Island turnout last year. Now you can catch Michael Trent and Cary Ann Hearst performing their highly personal Americana songs in a more intimate setting in the Alice Jepson Theatre at University of Richmond on Thursday, Oct. 19, at 7:30 p.m. $10-$36.

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  8. Interview: Indie Rock Favorite Ted Leo Returns With an Experimental, Personal AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Acclaimed singer and songwriter Ted Leo has long worked with a Richmond-based musician, bassist Marty Key, owner of Steady Sounds records. Ted Leo has some very devoted fans.

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  9. Prophets of Blood: How Does Gwar Carry on in Such a Crazy World?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Style Weekly

    The Berserker BlA thar is pictured in the center of this group Gwar photo. He wears a ceremonial headdress fashioned from the antlers and pelt of a Spectral Moon Moose killed eons ago as well as one hideous set of udders.

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  10. Summer May Be Gone, But It's Not Too Late to Crack Open a Beer and Fire Up the GrillRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Style Weekly

    J.M. Stock Provisions' James Lum pairs local beer with some of the options that customers might find in their bags when they join the butchery's meat club. As we alternate between warm summerlike days and ones slightly chillier, there's plenty of time to keep that backyard grill stoked.

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  11. Interview: No Wave Iconoclast Lydia Lunch Recasts Herself as a Spoken-Word MaverickRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Not long after arriving in New York, a 16-year-old wayward miscreant and would-be artist already had figured out what she wanted to do. Thing is, she didn't see anyone else doing it amid the city's 1970s filth.

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  12. The New Manchester Gallery Hopes to Provide a More Diverse Space for Richmond WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Style Weekly

    The new Manchester Gallery at 1409 Hull St. hopes to provide a space for artists who may have trouble getting their work in other, more established galleries. The concept is cool: a pay-to-play art gallery on Hull Street where artists, designers, authors and musicians may house and market their work for a monthly fee, with all of the sale proceeds passed directly to the creators.

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  13. Richmond Folk Fest Sets Fundraising RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Style Weekly

    A happy moment from C.J. Chenier and the Louisiana Folk Band on Friday night at the Richmond Folk Festival 2017. Our signature music festival of the year is free but relies on collecting donations.

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  14. Weekly Food Notes: Jerk Goat, Rolled Ice Cream + MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Style Weekly

    It's a blow to the West End: Maya Mexican Grill & Tequila Lounge announced on Facebook that it isn't going to renew its lease at Short Pump Towne Center. Fortunately, the downtown location at 525 E. Grace St. still will give Richmonders the opportunity to enjoy chef and owner Maria Oseguera's inspired Mexican fare.

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  15. Preview: Sammi Lanzetta EP release party at the Camel, Oct. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Blessed with a memorable voice, singer and songwriter Sammi Lanzetta is turning some heads with her solo EP, "For Avery." Over the course of the four-track 'For Avery' EP, Richmond singer and songwriter Sammi Lanzetta battles stereotypes, rampant insecurity and the endlessly relatable emotion of creative inadequacy.

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  16. Preview: Virginia Jazz: The Early Years at the ValentineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Roy Johnson's Happy Pals Orchestra at the Savoy Ballroom in New York - 1929. : Harold "Pops" Griffin , Emmitt "Lic" Johnson , Nathaniel "Buster" McPherson , Roy F. Johnson , Edward "Pickles" Humes , Leroy "Fess" Wyche , Percy Trent , Fleming "Beans" Edwards , William "Mama" Allen , Edward "Skinny" Trent Virginia Jazz: the Early Years celebrates the key role this state played in the first century of America's classical music.

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  17. 2017 Folk Fest Pick: After Escaping a Country Where Folk Music Was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Nicolae Feraru occasionally spouts a dark sense of humor. But you would, too, if you had lived under a communist regime that hated your heritage.

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  18. 2017 Folk Fest Pick: Virginia Guitarist Big G Works to Keep His Favorite Genre AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Longtime local Southern soul musician Big G. also works as a DJ at Preston Brown's WCLM 1450-AM, where he spins only his favorite genre. If there's one person who knows about all the love Richmond has for soul music, its local guitarist and singer Big G. The Charlotte County native has performed Southern soul music since he was a kid, later touring with North Carolina soul legend Roy C., and beginning to write his own originals in 1997.

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  19. 2017 Folk Fest Pick: Two Local Chefs Offer Distinctive Takes on Soul FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Style Weekly

    Tina Ingram-Murphy at right, the daughter of late gospel legend Maggie Ingram, will be busy making healthy soul food this year. Nowhere will that be more evident than in the Virginia Folklife area, where this year's theme is Feed Your Soul.

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  20. 2017 Folk Fest Itinerary: Where to Go, Who to Hear and What's ChangingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Style Weekly

    The biggest change is that the middle of the Folk Fest site by Tredegar Iron Works is now a major construction zone. That section will be closed.

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