True Cadence

Join us for a fun day for the family in Covington for their annual Cork & Pork!  Come out and enjoy great food, entertainment, and vendors!

We will be taking the stage at 6:00pm on Saturday, 6/25 - so bring the family, bring your friends, and join us for a great evening!


  • 6/25:  Covington Cork N Pork
  • 7/2:  Mitchem's Music Barn
  • ​7/7:  Buchanan Carnival
  • 7/8:  The Q
  • ​7/9:  Pulaski Moose Lodge
  • 7/16:  Stuart's Smoke House
  • 8/5:  Awful Arthur's in Salem
  • 8/13:  The Q
  • 8/19:  Mango's Bar & Grill
  • 8/20:  Mitchem's Music Barn

Vocals:  Melissa Kaye

Lead Guitar:  Jerry Neal

Bass Guitar:  Michael Stuart

Keyboards:  Keith Pennington

Drums:  John Mooney

Sound:  Brian Wimmer

Lights:  Joni Mooney

Our Members

Text the word "EZ MUSIC" to the number 313131 to get schedule updates straight to your phone!

Formed in January of 2011, True Cadence is fast becoming one of Southwest Virginia’s Favorite Variety Bands performing everyone’s favorite Country, Classic Rock, Pop, & Southern Rock songs.  No matter how large or small the venue, True Cadence can deliver the right performance for the right venue.  Popular Venues and Events previously performed include: The Blue Ridge Bikefest, Roanoke’s Woofstock Festival, Roanoke’s WingFest, The Salem Fair, The Buchanan Carnival, Covington’s River Rock Amphitheater, Roanoke’s Elmwood Park, Franklin County Agricultural Fair, Covington's Cork & Pork Festival, and Dr. Pepper Park at The Bridges.  Many popular Southwest Virginia Pubs, Bars, and Nightclubs, including Awful Arthur's Seafood in Salem, VA, Mango's Bar & Grill in Moneta, VA, Schooner's in Roanoke, VA, Billy’s Barn in Salem, VA, Wagon Wheel Pub & Grill in Christiansburg, VA, The Q in Roanoke, VA, Big Lick Tropical Grill in Lynchburg, VA, Cliffhanger’s Lounge in Covington, VA, and Hard Times Café in Buchanan, VA, have also enjoyed the music of True Cadence.

TOTALLY LIVE!  True Cadence does not use recorded tracks or sequenced digital music in our performances. We deliver 100% Live Music, all the time.​


Our Music

From Roanoke, VA to Pipestem, WV we've got pictures of all of our shows and fans!

We will be adding and updating our albums, so please bear with us as we have A TON of great pictures with great people to add!


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