ROAMfest ’14 to Rock and Roll at The Birchmere
Local kid bands to play famous main stage
What: ROAMfest ’14 will feature local DC area rock bands, made up of kids ages 10 – 16, performing at The Birchmere, America’s legendary music hall. This is the first time The Birchmere has ever opened its doors to a Rock School music program.
Playing the main stage will be seven bands from Rock of Ages Music’s Rock School program located in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria. Bands will perform a variety of music from original pieces to classic and modern rock.
Who: All Things Null and Void
Where: Main Hall, The Birchmere, 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue; Alexandria, VA 22305; directions
When: Doors open at
About Rock of Ages Music LLC:
Alexandria native, and T.C. Williams alum, John Patrick, founded Rock of Ages Music (ROAM) in 2011 to share his passion for music with his hometown. ROAM offers private and group instruction, for students of all ages and levels of experience, including the Rock School Program. A lifelong musician, JP co-founded the popular rock band, Virginia Coalition with friends (and fellow TC alums) in the early 90’s. They recorded several albums, played sold out shows across the country, and opened for some of music’s biggest stars including Maroon 5, Gavin DeGraw and G Love and Special Sauce. At ROAM, JP combines his love of music with his rock star background to inspire and motivate people to achieve their own musical goals.