Hampton's Hobo Mariners Pay Their First Visit to Hunter At Sunrise This Sunday Morning

Hobo Mariners
The Hobo Mariners are just what their name suggests, a couple who perform original music while making their home aboard a boat.  They've been playing at venues and open mikes in the area for the last year or so after arriving here from North Carolina.  Currently their boat is moared in Hampton. They have written a majority of their songs, which lean toward an acoustic rockabilly sound. Hope you can join us this Sunday as the Hobo Mariners pay their first visit to Hunter At Sunrise. 

The Master of the Open Mike, Vaughn Deel, Returns to Hunter At Sunrise This Sunday Morning

Vaughn Deel
This past week Vaughn Deel and Big Pink Music  celebrated 7 years of Open Mikes at Victorian Station in Phoebus. To celebrate this milestone, Vaughn will return to Hunter At Sunrise Sunday for a live acoustic session.  Vaughn, a longtime singer/songwriter here in the area, has been the guiding force in revealing some of the great live artists who now are often nominated in the VEER awards, which will be announced this month. Hope you will join us for this very special live acoustic session when Vaughn Deel visits Hunter At Sunrise.

The Eastern Shore's Thelma Peterson Returns to Hunter At Sunrise with the Release of New Record

Thelma peterson
It has been years since Thelma Peterson has graced our show. So we are very excited about her visit this Sunday on the heals of the release of her new album, The Pull of the Moon.  Originally from Norfolk, Thelma now resides on the Eastern Shore where she paints and writes songs that reflect the Shore's continuing connection to the Bay and the Sea. Hope you can tune in for this special live acoustic session with Thelma Peterson. For more about Thelma Peterson on Facebook, click HERE. 

We're Thinking Warm Thoughts on Hunter At Sunrise as The Band, Of Zion, Visits

of zion
Yes, its been as cold as an ice box lately and what better way to crack out of it but with some acoustic reggae music on a Sunday morning. That's just one of the reasons the reggae band, Of Zion, is paying its first visit to Hunter At Sunrise.  The Suffolk band's core is made up of Nic Robertson (guitar), Brian Thomas (bass) , and Jo Smith (percussion). We'll be talking to them about their plan to produce an EP in the coming new year. Hope you'll join us as Hunter At Sunrise escapes to the Carribean this Sunday with a live acoustic session with Of Zion. 

Top Played Albums on Hunter At Sunrise in 2017 (In No Particular Order)

This Sunday we will continue to play the new music we introduced in 2017. In addition we will be featuring some of the new music we DIDN'T play last year.  Here is a list of Fifteen of the more heavily played albums on Hunter At Sunrise in 2017. 

Iron and Wine- Beast Epic
Rhiannon Giddens- Freedom Highway
Asgeir- Afterglow
Phoebe Bridgers- Stranger in the Alps
Special EFX- Deep as the Night
Aimee Mann- Mental Illness
Jack Johnson - All the Light Above it Too
Olivia Dyer- Time and Age
Sufjan Stevens- The Greatest Gift
Rogue + Jaye- Pent Up
Taj Mahal and Keb Mo- Tajmo
Deb Talen- Lucky Girl
Matt Thomas- Man on the Moon
Dori Freeman- Letters Never Read
Allman Brown-1000 Years

Hunter At Sunrise Winds Down 2017 In a Big Way As Seth Stainback Returns to the Program

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Hunter at Sunrise is happy to welcome back to the show this Sunday, Seth Stainback, former frontman of the band, Roosterfoot. Seth had taken a hiatus from music last year but now he is back, performing live solo shows around Hampton Roads. The best in acoustic blues visits Hunter at Sunrise Sunday morning...hope you can join us for this very special live acoustic session with Seth Stainback. 

Hunter At Sunrise Welcomes Luca Burgalassi For His First Visit This Sunday Morning

Luca Burgalassi
Hunter at Sunrise is happy to have Luca Burgalassi of Yorktown on the show for the first time for an acoustic session. He will be the first native Italian to visit the program. Luca is a multi-instrumentalist, music teacher and performer who had a solo release in 2015 called Shadows and Fragments. Hope you can join us for this very special acoustic session this Sunday on Hunter At Sunrise. For more about Luca Burgalassi on Facebook, click HERE. 

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