LOCALS YOU SHOULD KNOW: DMV & NC MUSIC RELEASED IN JANUARY

Band: Retrosphere

Release: In Motion

Release Date: January 20, 2018

Genre: Progressive

Hometown: Richmond, VA

FFO: Polyphia, Intervals, Plini, Periphery, Animals as Leaders

 

 

Band: Jesse Trask

Release: a match

Release Date: January 8, 2018

Genre: Experimental/Folk/Rock

Hometown: Sterling, VA

FFO: Bon Iver, Radiohead, Elliott Smith, Sufjan Stevens

 

 

Band: Mystery Friends

Release: Wide Eyed and Reckless

Release Date: January 27, 2018

Genre: Dance Rock/Synth Pop

Hometown: Washington, DC

FFO: Talking Heads, LCD Soundsystem

 

 

Band: Dropping Ugly

Release: Everything Is Easy

Release Date: January 11, 2018

Genre: Alternative

Hometown: Fredericksburg, VA

FFO: Sonic Youth, The Killers, Oasis, My Bloody Valentine

 

 

 

Band: Krobopl

Release: Holographic City

Release Date: January 11, 2018

Genre: Alternative/Indie Rock

Hometown: Washington, DC

FFO: Oh No! Yoko, The Cure, The Replacements, Weezer

 

 

Band: Lake Anna

Release: Beginning To End

Release Date: January 11, 2018

Genre: Folk/Alternative Rock

Hometown: Fairfax, VA

FFO: Kings of Convenience, Feist, Yuck, Dinosaur Jr.

 

 

Band: Black Acid Ritual

Release: Punk’s Not Dead

Release Date: January 29, 2018

Genre: Metal

Hometown: Richmond, VA

FFO: Down, Tool, Alice In Chains

 

 

Band: RVNT

Release: BAD HABBITS

Release Date: January 20, 2018

Genre: Hardcore/Metalcore

Hometown: Virginia Beach, VA

FFO:  Sylar, Like Moths to Flames, The Plot in You,  Northlane

 

 

Band: Somniatis

Release: Lonely

Release Date: January 1, 2018

Genre: Acoustic Singer/Songwriter

Hometown: Manassas, VA

FFO: Say We Can Fly, This Wild Life, Catching your Clouds, Deftone

 

 

Band: Outsider

Release: Demo 2018

Release Date: January 12, 2018

Genre: Metal/Hardcore

Hometown: Richmond, VA

FFO: No Warning, Madball, Violation

 

 

Band: Watchdogs

Release: Sanguinary

Release Date: January 19, 2018

Genre: Hardcore/Metalcore

Hometown: Richmond, VA

FFO: Hatebreed, Bloody Sunday, Death Threat, Irate