A Harmonious Blend of Friendship and Music

Earl HartAll Articles, Entertainment, Issue 110, Meet the Musician, The Breeze™, The Breeze™ 2024

The quaint and melodic sounds of Sauna Mountain Valley emanate from local wineries and breweries, bringing joy and a sense of community to all who listen. This band, a delightful mix of seasoned musicians and enthusiastic newcomers, embodies the spirit of porch and parlor rock and roll—a genre as unique as the band members themselves. Their core of is a …

Meet Readers’ Choice Gold Winner: Chris Hanks

Earl HartEntertainment, Featured, Issue 109, Meet the Musician, The Breeze™, The Breeze™ 2024

Meet Chris Hanks, a singer-songwriter from Northern Virginia with roots here at Lake Anna. Taking Readers’ Choice Gold in both Best Musician and Best Local Band, Hanks found his way to music at a young age. His eclectic taste spans across various genres. Yet, it’s his unique blend of country that captivates audiences, drawing in even those who claim they …

Meet the Musician: John Hobbs and the Lake Dawgs

Jen BaileyAll Articles, Entertainment, Featured, Issue 107, Meet the Musician, The Breeze™, The Breeze™ 2024 Leave a Comment

John Hobbs discovered his love for music at a young age. Growing up in Sacramento, CA, Hobbs was born into a family that appreciated music. With a constant musical presence, it was almost destiny that he would find his rhythm behind the drum kit. Fast forward 56 years, and Hobbs’ beat still resonates – but here at Lake Anna, near …

Centerline’s Rick Davis: From Air Force Drummer to Rock and Roll Maestro

Earl HartAll Articles, Entertainment, Featured, Meet the Musician Leave a Comment

Interview by Earl Hart In the vibrant tapestry of Lake Anna’s music scene, there’s a rhythmic heartbeat that pulses through the community, and at its core stands Rick Davis, the dynamic drummer of Centerline and Campbell Road Band. His journey from Hollywood, Florida to the heart of Virginia is a tale woven with the threads of dedication, passion, and a …