Thursday – ‘Murals of Richmond’
If you haven’t seen the exhibit “Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired by the Story of Virginia,” this Thursday provides a unique opportunity to hear the artists talk about the power of street art in Richmond and their own work. Richmond artist Mickael Broth (above) will moderate a panel discussion about his new book, “Murals of Richmond,” with fellow artists Christina Wing Chow, Hamilton Glass, Andre Shank and Ed Trask. 6-8 p.m. at the Virginia Museum of History & Culture, 428 N. Boulevard. The galleries will stay open late for viewing after the discussion, plus a book signing. $10, free for members. virginiahistory.org or (804) 340-1800.
Thursday – The Honey Dewdrops
The Virginia-born husband-and-wife bluegrass duo have won comparisons to Gillian Welch and David Rawlings with their sweet countrified sound. They return to Richmond for a show at the Tin Pan, 8 p.m. (doors at 6) at 8982 Quioccasin Road. $20-$25. www.tinpanrva.com or (804) 447-8189.
Friday and Saturday -Umphrey’s McGee
Popular prog-rockers play back-to-back nights at The National, 7 p.m. at 708 E. Broad St. $28. thenationalva.com or (888) 929-7849.
Saturday -Travis Tritt
An acoustic evening with the Grammy-winning country singer at The Beacon Theatre, 7:30 p.m. (doors at 6:30) at 401 N. Main St., Hopewell. Sold out. www.myticketstobuy.com or (804) 446-3457.