Toward Space's Album 'Gently With A Chainsaw' Makes List of '40 Most Essential RVA Albums of 2018'.

Toward Space was recognized recently, on, as having one of the most essential albums coming out of Richmond, VA’s music scene in 2018. With their album ‘Gently With A Chainsaw’.

“This raw garage-rock trio has done quite a bit, considering their youth, and Gently With A Chainsaw fulfills the promise they were showing even when they were still playing house shows with foot-pedal drums. These days, their snotty punk rage has been tempered a bit by a power-pop approach to choruses, and the result makes for a number of pleasing singalong earworms on this album. Make no mistake, though, these juvenile delinquents are still ready with a switchblade if anyone messes with ’em — but have no fear. Underneath the snarling facade, they’ve got hearts of gold.” Marilyn Drew Necci of

The 40 Most Essential RVA Albums of 2018

Justin Brock