ECMC brings a few thousand independent musicians and music lovers from all over the world together for 4 days of music, connecting, and community! For the artists, ECMC has world-class speakers like MATT STARR and industry legends like Sire Records founder SEYMOUR STEIN and ICE T! For the fans, ECMC has outdoor shows, club shows, brewery shows, parties, and so much more. Come check out a dozen unique venues and see your new favorite band up close and personal! Choose from dozens of events and live shows including the Red Carpet Reception on opening night, album release parties, the VA premiere of the award-winning punk rock documentary Negro Terror, to wind down brunch on Sunday morning. Many more events and artists are coming so get the latest here or on our website! Musician or fan, the ECMC is one of the best music events of the year!