Righter carries along on the strength of front-woman Hannah Goad's singular gift of songcraft, held aloft on the wings of a tight, well-oiled band.”

The Antonym (Norfolk, VA)

Righter wants you to listen to the lyrics.

Born out of frontwoman Hannah Goad's years as a solo act, the Richmond four-piece pairs indie rock with touches of soul and folk to deliver songs filled with wit and introspection. Righter’s performances have earned comparisons to Margaret Glaspy, Laura Marling and Courtney Barnett and have been featured in local press outlets like RVA Magazine and The Antonym.

In winter 2018, Righter recorded a six-track EP at Tracehorse Studio in Nashville with producer Collin Pastore and guitarist Jacob Blizard (of Lucy Dacus "No Burden" and "Historian"). The album tackles issues of addiction, anxiety, and abuse with insight and compassion. Goad retreats inward to articulate her own needs and then comes back to her world with stirring anthems against placating and people-pleasing.

Righter has toured throughout the mid-Atlantic and west coast, opening for national acts such as Minor Poet, Lina Tullgren, and Squirrel Flower. Sign up for Righter's mailing list to receive updates on the album release and upcoming tours below.

Photo by Joey Wharton

Live

Previous events

Virtual Variety Dive! ft Burlesque, Magic, Music, & more!

Gallery 5 Livestream, The Internet

August 27th / 7pm Doors / 7:30pm Event // Pay what you can! Hosted by Carmel Clavin Featuring performances by Poppy La Fae Anna Steasya Christion Ty Edwards Francesa B. Blaze Musical performance by Righter ** All funds raised for this show goes to supporting each performer and Gallery5. Thank you for engaging in the arts!

Pay what you can

Little River Creek Police, Righter, Sid Kingsley

Hardywood, Richmond, VA

Sep30

Righter, Grem Smiley, She

Poor Boys, Richmond, VA

Aug31

LAVA MiniFest

Toast, Norfolk, VA

Aug30

Lucy Lane

Lucy Lane, Richmond

Aug3

SoFar Sounds

TBA, New York City

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