January 14, 2018
Andrew Burleson is a full-time musician based out of Alexandria, Virginia. Originally from Columbia, South Carolina, he has performed up and down the East Coast. Averaging 250 shows a year, he has a wide variety of covers and original music that he is excited to play for you. Andrew blends a number of different genres into a 3 hour performance including classic and Modern Rock, Pop, Hip Hop, Country, Blues, Reggae and Folk. He will keep you guessing by playing top 40 hits from such artists as CCR and Johnny Cash to Coolio and the Backstreet Boys. Ready for a wide variety of requests, come out and enjoy this performer’s debut appearance at 8 Chains North. He plays today from 2:00-5:00 pm.
January 13, 2018
We welcome Shane Gamble to the Tasting Room today from 2:00–5:00 pm. A Maryland native, Shane embodies what it means to be a working musician. Shane attacks his guitar with passion and sings jangly songs about the good times with a distinctly American feel. Close your eyes and imagine if Tom Petty or Bruce Springsteen were to emerge now on Country radio, then added a modern twist—that’s Shane.
January 7, 2018
Please welcome Shawn Owen for his debut performance at the winery. Shawn’s versatility and passion are undeniable in every performance. His biggest musical influences are Bob Marley, Sublime, and Jack Johnson. Along with many other inspiring artists, these icons have helped shape Shawn’s unique sound.Shawn is lightly finger picking and singing a beautiful falsetto one minute, then strumming and singing forcefully the next. Later, you’ll be singing his original tunes in your head for days. Owen released his debut album as a solo artist in early 2012 at Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg, WV. In this six-song acoustic EP, Shawn writes about life, love, pain, joy, loss and other topics that relate to all our lives.
January 6, 2018
Equal parts Country and Rock, with a grassroots style and a beautiful, lilting, yet powerful voice, Mindy Miller is an unmistakable presence on stage. Her songwriting skills coupled with an experienced soulfulness seem to almost magically transcend her youth. Mindy has spent years crafting her sound into something that is undeniably amazing and her efforts have gained her critical and fan acclaim. Her sets are always a soul stirring piece of time that leaves people feeling inspired and smiling at all that is good with modern Americana and country music! She plays Saturday from 2:00–5:00 pm.
December 30, 2017
Today’s musical entertainment is provided by C Wired & Friends. Nashville recording artist C will enchant you with music from his upcoming EP “OMEGA,” his album “Ride Your Horses,” as well tasteful covers of our favorite eras. You will hear blended acoustic versions of music that will take you back to the days of the musical storytellers of the 70s, and 80s—think The Doors, The Eagles, and Loggins and Messina. C’s beautiful, poetic lyrics are thought provoking, full of love, and intimately share a lifetime of experiences. An afternoon you don’t want to miss, so come out and bring your friends and enjoy wonderful wines and exquisite tunes.
December 23, 2017
A lifelong musician and multi-instrumentalist, Chris Compton has played in ensembles ranging from choirs and Jazz combos to Reggae, Rock, Pop and Country bands, acoustic singer-songwriter showcases, and has even played alongside EDM artists. He has shared the stage with the likes of BT, Ronnie Davis of the Itals, Jimmies Chicken Shack, Sean Paul, Daryl Davis, Raheem Devaughn, Lily Bee, The Pocket Band, and many others, touring all over the US, Jamaica, Australia, and India.
December 17, 2017
Join us in the Tasting Room for “The Bone Show” from 2:00–5:00 pm. The Bone Show is a one-man band consisting of Chris Bowen, a Premier bass drum, a set of high hats with tambourine, a few mics and a Taylor guitar. This unique act plays your favorite classic rock tunes, some old and new country jams, and even some original material to brighten your days. A full-band sound, from one man.