The Velvet Marias / Press
"Richmond Raves Over The Velvet Marias! Voted #2 "Country" AND "Rock" Band in 2011 Style Weekly Poll!"
"The Velvet Marias know how to throw one hell of a party. In celebration of the release of their debut album Don't Mind If I Do, they packed the National on February 26 for one of the most enjoyable nights of live music I've had in a long time. "
"The members of the Velvet Marias first got together through coincidence and happenstance. Then, after finding s groove as a cover band, the rock and country quintet discovered it has a knack for writing original songs."