Richmond’s new all-girl rock and roll band Tonic Jane, which features ex-Ragdolls members, play their first show next Friday, Jan. 29 at Babe’s of Carytown.
Tonic Jane, which includes Tara Lane (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Jill Springer (lead guitar), Leigh Strawderman (bass guitar) and Holly Odum (drums), plays a variety of music from oldies to 60s, disco to classic rock, 80s to modern rock.
“If it’s got a good groove or rocks hard, we’ll play it. No wimpy ballads!!! No crying in your beer! This is music to dance to, smile about, clap your hands with and sing along. Come out and have some fun; that’s what it’s all about.”
Show starts at 8 p.m. and cost is $5, which includes a retro dance party afterward.
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