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The UnXpected

The UnXpected

Blues / Classic Rock Newport News, VA  US


  • 2015

    Nov 18

    Hampton, VA, US | 6:00pm

    Come see us at the Hampton History Museum! On the third Wednesday of each month, the museum hosts the "Front Porch Series" which highlights local musicians of various genres. The UnXpected is pleased to be holding it down on Nov. 18. Hope to see you there!

  • 2015

    Oct 30

    Newport News, VA, US | 6:00pm

    We are excited to be providing musical entertainment for the 3rd Annual Oyster Bash sponsored by the Rotary Club of Oyster Point. This fundraiser benefits the Smart Beginnings program of the Virginia Peninsula -- a non-profit that helps maximize early childhood development so Peninsula children will start kindergarten prepared.

  • 2015

    Oct 17

    Poquoson, VA, US | 8:30pm

    We are thrilled to be part of this event and sharing the entertainment lineup with such great bands as Slapnation and The Deloreans. The UnXpected plays from 8:30-10:00 p.m. on the Taylor's Do It Center Stage. You won't want to miss this FREE event that is celebrating its 35th year!

  • 2015

    Aug 30

    Virginia Beach, VA, US | 8:00pm

    Help us round out the summer with a bang! Join us at the 17th Street Stage on the waterfront in Va Beach for this Beach Street USA event!

  • 2015

    Aug 22

    Williamsburg, VA, US | 6:00pm

    We're returning to Prime 46Forty! Join us on the patio for some live blues and classic rock as we round out the summer in style!


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  • The Kambah Blues Reveiw (Artist)
    The Kambah Blues Reveiw
    Stick at it. You "guys" have got what it takes
  • qollop (Artist)
    Hey UnXpected. This is a really excellent body of work, beautifully constructed, performed, produced and sung. Absolutely outstanding... Best wishes.
  • In Layman Terms (Artist)
    In Layman Terms
    The UnXpected ROCKS the blues!



Manager: Sandy Layman; Scott Salsberry

Bio: The UnXpected is made up of young musicians who found each other at The Academy of Rock Music in Newport News, VA. Band members include: 18 year-old Cole Layman (guitar, vocals); 15 year-old Zachary Salsberry (guitar, vocals); 15 year-old Logan Layman (vocals, bass) and 20 year old Nick Weber (d...See Full Bio

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Cole Layman

Electric Guitar, Vocals

Zack Salsberry

Guitar, Vocals

Nick Weber





Recent Blogs

CD Release Party December 13
Dec 10, 2014

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An UnXpected Opportunity
Feb 8, 2014

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