The Extraordinaires @ Twisted Branch Tea Bazaar,...
“With a crowd of more than 150 people tossing about like salt-lipped waves and Jay Purdy, lead singer of The Extraordinaires, baring the whites of his eyes and shaking his beard like Ahab on the hunt, one wonders: ‘What do you do with a drunken sailor later in the evening?’ C-VILLE Weekly July 29, 2008
"The man who would be Daughtry"
“[Will] Thomas, born and raised in Charlottesville, has the same polished tough guy exterior as [Chris] Daughtry, the former Fluvanna County resident prematurely punted from “American Idol” in 2006. Both have torsos like trains and chins that call to mind Vin Diesel, and both dress like bouncers at Sunset Strip nightclubs—tight, dark jeans and gripping shirts. Both have bands...