Checking in No. 5: Peter McElhinney
This episode of Checking in features a conversation with Peter McElhinney, a music journalist who has been writing about Richmond's jazz scene for more than twenty years. Over two decades, he estimates that he has written more than 400 articles and last year alone he attended more than one hundred shows. He talks about what makes Richmond such a special place for live music and what the pandemic means for jazz in Virginia's capitol.