Locals You Should Know: DMV Music Released In August

By: Abbey Elliott

As the summer break winds down and school looms over us, we at Aspire are still reliving those summer memories with our local musicians. Each month we at Aspire try to give you a taste of the amazing local music that comes from the DMV. We hope that you enjoy the list as much as we do and relive those happy summer memories.


Matt Curreri & The Exfriends
The Exfriends
Released: August 1st
Genre: Garage Rock
Hometown: Charlottesville, VA

 

Mad Habit
Keep on Pushin’
Released: August 3rd
Genre: Rock
Hometown: Richmond, VA

 

Bloom
Split EP
Released: August 4th
Genre: Emo Rock
Hometown: Harrisonburg, VA

 

Tel
Daybreak
Released: August 9th
Genre: Atmospheric metal
Hometown: Richmond, VA

 

Illiterate Light
Ego Flora I
Released: August 17th
Genre: Alternative
Hometown: Harrisonburg, VA

 

Centerfolds
Losing Touch
Released: August 18th
Genre: Punk
Hometown: Richmond, VA


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In a band and releasing music soon? Email Abbey at abbey@aspirepresents.com