Thursdays Around 5

Thursdays Around 5
Next session: Thursday, April 25, 2024 | 5:01pm-7:00pm


Enjoy live performances that showcase area musicians! This is a great opportunity to hear your favorite bands or be introduced to new ones. 

Thomas Gunn
Thursday, May 23, 5:01-7:00 pm
A longtime staple on the Charlottesville music scene, Gunn’s regular gig is with Batesville-based band The Pollocks, in which he plays lead guitar and co-writes with the band’s founder, Jason Pollock. He previously released two solo albums, Conversations with a Wishing Well and Don’t Change Your Mind, and contributed to Jeff Sweatman’s All the Best …From Six Feet Away. Gunn’s original work delivers a delightful fusion of folk and country with deft guitar, poignant lyrics, and unscripted humor. 
Black Jack's Mobile Soul Food Truck will be on site for delicious food!
Don't Look Up
Thursday, June 27, 5:01-7:00 pm
Featuring Andy Burdetsky (bass/vocals), Dave Sherman (guitar/vocals), Rob Martin (guitar/vocals), and Lance Foster (drums/vocals). Don't Look Up will have everyone rocking to their awesome Americana music that's deeply rooted in the Blues! You DON'T want to miss this show!
Matty Metcalfe & David Kulund
Thursday, July 25, 5:02- 7:00 pm
David Kulund & Matty Metcalfe play a ramblin’ janglin’ mix of fun covers and original songs that inspires audiences of all ages to sing and dance along. Their eclectic repertoire of era-spanning folk, rock, country & blues, delivered with tight vocal harmonies and a style all their own changes from show to show, but their interactive, high-energy performance always entertains!
Michael Clem
Thursday, August 22, 5:01 - 7:00 pm
Michael Clem has been entertaining local audiences with his solo, duo, trio, and ensemble configurations for over 15 years. Known for his multi-instrument talent and membership in Eddie From Ohio, Clem celebrates the release of his third full-length record, Circus Brawl, with a special solo set. The album’s nine songs span bluegrass to roots rock, and continue Clem’s tradition of celebrating musical connections with features from Andy Thacker, Charlie Bell, Malia Furtado, and more.

Open to all.

The Center

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