Shockoe Sessions Live: a live concert series brought to you by In Your Ear Studio and Hardywood Park Craft Brewery.
Shockoe Sessions Live will be a bi-weekly concert series hosted at our Richmond location (2410 Ownby Lane) on Thursday evenings starting on June 17th. Each concert week will start with the featured artist on Shockoe Sessions Live: An In Your Ear Studio streaming concert on Tuesdays at 8:30, followed by a live performance on Thursday at Hardywood! We ask that all guests, regardless of vaccination status wear a mask while inside, unless seated at a table.
June 17th – Desirée Roots @ 7pm
Desirée Roots has been showcasing her triple threat talent for more than 35 years in her hometown of Richmond, VA and the surrounding areas. Her range is wide, with a dedicated focus to classical, gospel, and jazz. She performs regularly in theatrical productions, concerts, festivals, workshops and studios.
July 1st – The Last Real Circus @ 8pm
The Last Real Circus is a Southern Indie rock band based out of Washington D.C. and Richmond, VA. The band has developed a loyal following to some of their top singles “Chaplin’s Life” and “Nottoway.” Their stripped back sound is inspired by Kings of Leon, The Lumineers, Mumford and Sons, Alabama Shakes, and more. Known for an energetic stage presence and storytelling, this is a show you don’t want to miss!
July 15th – Erin & The Wildfire @ 7pm
Erin and the Wildfire combine elements of funk, soul, and pop for a unique listening experience for fans. The band debuted in 2012, developing a repertoire of originals that go deep. Lyrical content comes alive from Erin Lunsford’s own experiences of life, love, and passions of female solidarity and body positivity. This show is high energy and full of life that will leave you wanting more.
July 29th – Tyler Meacham @ 7:30pm
After returning home to Richmond, VA in 2018, Tyler Meacham spent the year writing & producing raw new demos each month to share with her dedicated following online. After releasing an EP in November of 2019, Tyler has no plans to stop. This singer-songwriter turned Indie Pop frontwoman has created a one-of-a-kind sound that is vocally charged, left-of-center pop telling personal stories of falling down, getting back up, and finding her own voice. Her original acoustic demos have taken new life in a standout record that fuses synth rock, indie pop, and a dash of Americana for good measure.
August 12th – Kyle Davis @ 7pmKyle Davis has had a career that has spanned decades of recording and a string of albums that created Kyle’s own sound that he brings to any live performance. He’s been described as a cross between Jackson Browne, David Gray, Peter Gabriel, and Mat Kearney, but has still remained true to himself and his own creative direction. His own experiences of loss and love shine through in his original work and the way he connects to the music. A deep love of music and performing keeps him returning to the stage time and time again.
August 26th – Corey El @ 7pm
Corey El is an American singer, song-writer and music producer. As a self-professed introvert, his enigmatic presence in the world of music is one of wonder and elation for those who have discovered or heard one of the industry’s best kept secrets. With a soulful wisdom far beyond his years and a finger on the pulse of his generation, Corey El lends a fresh perspective to a decades worth of musical styles inspired by the pioneering sounds of soul, funk and hip hop.
September 9th – Honest Debts @ 7pm
Honest Debts’ sound switches gears frequently. Their live shows feature a mix of pure rock n’ roll mixed with soul, blues, and a touch of R&B translated through Sam Valentine’s vocals, Alex Roberson’s bass lines, Matt Elgin’s lead guitar, Jacob Hill’s drums, and newcomer Justin Ott’s keyboards.