The Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia are filled with a talented mix of artists and bands. But, don’t just take our word for it. Here you can check out the eclectic sounds of those who have been featured on Blue Ridge Rocks.
The Floorboards marry rock n’ roll and country roots music with the sights and sounds of southern mountain towns.
Welcome To Hoonah
Welcome To Hoonah is a fusion of current folk, Americana and indie music, 60’s rock and country, with definitive front porch flavor and a touch of urban verve. Winner of FloydFest 2015’s “BAND ON FIRE” competition.
Monster Atlantic is a rock music experiment that hails from the heart of Roanoke Virginia. Monster Atlantic delivers a high energy rock show full of collaborative original music fueled by the combination of singer/rhythm guitarist Lance Smith, lead guitarist Matt Stump, bassist Jason Davis and drummer/backing vocalist Tad Dickens. The band has opened recent shows for Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Carbon Leaf and Allen Thompson Band.
An emerging artist from the Appalachians, Corey Law Hunley is a singer-songwriter focused on the acoustic, blues, and folk genres. Corey has proudly shared the stage with many of his musical heroes including : John Hiatt, Paul Thorn, Darrell Scott, Will Hoge , Chris Knight, Thompson Square, Ashley Monroe, Colbie Caillat, Christina Perri & Uncle Kracker.
Groova Scape brings a fresh, powerful vibe to their bluesy shows, which are always packed with fun and surprises. In recent years, Groova has opened for top acts such as Dave Matthews’ sideman Tim Reynolds and TR3 (twice), for Zach Deputy; for EOTO; for RAQ, for Thievery Corporation, for Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band, for the Bridge, for U-Melt, for Basshound and numerous others.