Events / Abingdon Music Experience:

Collapsed | Expanded Search »

Saturday, April 29th, 2017 12:00 PM

Virginia Creeper Fest 2017 Apr 29

Abingdon Music Experience / Virginia Creeper Fest 2017

Meet us at the Trailhead in Abingdon to celebrate the award-winning Virginia Creeper Trail by checking out the multitude of outdoor recreation opportunities enjoyed along the trail by nature lovers of all ages. Get hands-on! Kids' field day activities, Yoga in the park, Tree identification along the trail, Scheduled bike rides, Scavenger Hunts, Disc dog exhibitions and clinics, Stand-Up Paddle Board demos, Outfitters, Food Trucks and Live Music throughout the day. More details at https://www.vacreeperfest.com/... Continue

Thursday, May 18th, 2017 07:00 PM

Polyrhythmics At Abingdon's Thursday Jams May 18

Abingdon Music Experience / Polyrhythmics At Abingdon's Thursday Jams

If You Like: TAUK, Pimps of Joytime, The New Mastersounds FREE Show! Creating vivid instrumental imagery with complex rhythms and a unique precision that redefines the term “funk” for 21st Century audiences, the 8-piece Polyrhythmics are proving to be one of Seattle’s finest exports. Founded from a collective desire to make classic vinyl recordings, Polyrhythmics have been a defining musical force and west coast institution for the better part of a decade. With four studio albums under their belt as well as a growing pile of limited-release 7-inch 45's, the boys are back at it in 2017 working on a new full... Continue

Thursday, May 25th, 2017 07:00 PM

Aaron Lee Tasjan At Abingdon's Thursday Jams May 25

Abingdon Music Experience / Aaron Lee Tasjan At Abingdon's Thursday Jams

If You Like: Tom Petty, Drive By Truckers Sturgill Simpson FREE Show! East Nashville-based musician Aaron Lee Tasjan has always considered himself a songwriter first and foremost, writing his own off-kilter folk-inflected songs since he picked up his first acoustic as a teen guitar prodigy. His most recently released Silver Tears offers a glimpse through the eyes of one gifted songwriter and versatile musician. Whether playing guitar in the late incarnation of riotous glam-rock innovators the New York Dolls, the gender-bending, envelope-pushing sleaze n’ tease arena rock band Semi Precious Weapons, the Neil Young-signed alt-country act Everest, British roots rock band Alberta... Continue

Thursday, June 1st, 2017 07:00 PM

Jakubi At Abingdon's Thursday Jams Jun 01

Abingdon Music Experience / Jakubi At Abingdon's Thursday Jams

If You Like: Bruno Mars, The Suffers, Leon Bridges FREE Show! Jakubi is a Melbourne-based band composed of two brothers, two cousins and one friend whose love for producing music brought them together and whose pure talent propelled them forward. Jakubi’s unique flavor stems from an irresistible combination of jangly guitars, hip-hop beats and sailing synth rhythms. Flawlessly melding the sounds of a talk box one minute and reggae-inspired guitar the next, the band’s infectious experimental songs are guaranteed to get everyone dancing. This concert is part of the 5th annual Thursday Jams series, presented by Blue Ridge Beverage. Music will begin... Continue

Thursday, June 8th, 2017 07:00 PM

The Broadcast At Abingdon's Thursday Jams With David Earl Jun 08

Abingdon Music Experience / The Broadcast At Abingdon's Thursday Jams With David Earl

If You Like: Grace Potter, Led Zeppelin, Fleetwood Mac FREE Show! Three decades from now, a documentary filmmaker in search of his next rockumentary will come across The Broadcast and realize he’s hit gold. The story of the rock and soul outfit not only comes with its own high-octane soundtrack, it hits on all the key points: Challenges are overcome, miles are logged, performances are slain and an oft-jaded music industry is enticed. There’s dancing. There’s a love story. ith a mix of soul, blues and classic rock arrangements, The Broadcast has shared stages with Mavis Staples, John Prine, St. Paul &... Continue

Thursday, June 15th, 2017 07:00 PM

Forlorn Strangers At Abingdon's Thursday Jams With Missy Raines Jun 15

Abingdon Music Experience / Forlorn Strangers At Abingdon's Thursday Jams With Missy Raines

If You Like: Pokey LaFarge, Gillian Welch, Old Crow Medicine Show FREE Show! Forlorn Strangers is a Nashville, TN based Americana quintet, with members hailing from the great states of Florida, Maryland, Pennsylvania & Minnesota. The band is comprised of five songwriters, each having their own distinct sounds & styles that blend into one cohesive voice. Their music is rooted in family harmonies & flavored with guitars, banjo, mandolin, fiddle, dobro, & foot stomping percussion. The band is comprised of sisters Abigail Dempsey (fiddle, percussion, vocals) and Hannah Dempsey Lusk (mandolin, percussion, vocals); along with Chris Banke (guitar, mandolin, vocals), Benjamin Lusk... Continue

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 07:00 PM

The Marcus King Band At Abingdon's Thursday Jams Jun 22

Abingdon Music Experience / The Marcus King Band At Abingdon's Thursday Jams

If You Like: Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Tedeschi Trucks Band, The Allman Brothers FREE Show! Songwriter. Guitarist. Singer. Bandleader. At only 20 years of age, Marcus King’s dazzling musical ability is evident throughout The Marcus King Band, the young phenom’s 2nd full-length LP and first for Fantasy Records. Operating within the fiery brand of American roots music that King calls "soul-influenced psychedelic southern rock," the album highlights King’s gorgeous, rough-hewn vocals, soaring guitar work and heartfelt songwriting all amidst a group of masterful musicians who, together, are quickly becoming one of the country’s most sought after live acts. With Special... Continue

Thursday, June 29th, 2017 07:00 PM

Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys At Abingdon's Thursday Jams Jun 29

Abingdon Music Experience / Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys At Abingdon's Thursday Jams

If You Like: Mipso, Lake Street Dive, Mandolin Orange FREE Show! In 2009 The Flatbellys recorded Get ‘Round in a house on Foster Ave in Lansing, MI. Flatbelly mandolinist, Josh and Spencer, Flatbelly bassist, joined a local bluegrass band, and I left the country for my last semester of college. When I returned I had an album’s worth of material and convinced the two remaining Flatbellys, and a handful of other Michigan musicians, to help me record it. We called it Lindsay Lou - A Different Tune. Special Guest: Jenni Lyn Over Gardner’s time as a solo artist and as a member... Continue

Thursday, July 6th, 2017 07:00 PM

Eric Gales At Abingdon's Thursday Jams With Austin Aaron Band Jul 06

Abingdon Music Experience / Eric Gales At Abingdon's Thursday Jams With Austin Aaron Band

If You Like: Jarekus Singleton, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Gary Clark Jr FREE Show! Blues guitar phenom Eric Gales was born and raised in Memphis, learning to play at age four from older brothers Eugene and Manuel in imitation of their upside-down, left-handed style (a tradition actually passed down from their grandfather, Dempsey Garrett Sr., who was known to jam with the likes of Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf). Winning his first blues contest at 11, four years later Eric signed to Elektra to issue his 1991 debut LP, recorded with Eugene on bass; Picture of a Thousand Faces followed in 1993. Manuel... Continue

Thursday, July 13th, 2017 07:00 PM

Brent Cobb At Abingdon's Thursday Jams Jul 13

Abingdon Music Experience / Brent Cobb At Abingdon's Thursday Jams

If You Like: Sturgill Simpson, Chris Stapleton, Anderson East FREE Show! Just off of his tour in support of Chris Stapleton, Brent Cobb and his band join us in Abingdon, VA for a free show downtown at the Abingdon Market Pavilion. Brent Cobb didn’t set out to write an album that feels and sounds like the place he grew up. But now that the grooves have been cut in his debut LP, Shine on Rainy Day, there’s no denying the people, the places and the vibe of his southcentral Georgia home infuse almost every song. This concert is part of the 5th... Continue

« Prev Page ~ Next Page »


 Featured Abingdon Photos:

 You Might Also Like:

 Event Categories:

 Search Abingdon:

Keyword Search: