We are the folly


The Folly was founded by Richmond, VA musicians Jordan Lette and Anneliese Grant. Over the last two years they've picked up bassist Jonny Powell and drummer Josh Santamaria to bring you rock n roll and a show that you can't look away from. 

Vocals, Guitar, Piano / Jordan Lette

Vocals / Anneliese Grant

Bass / Jonny Powell

Drums / Josh Santamaria

Fiddle / Tara Dillard 

+ Frequently joined by a rotating group of our musician family members including Gordon Jones on sax and Jacob Larson on conga


The folly shows




vote for us to perform lockn'!

our music video 'hold you down' is featured by rvamag! 

Check it out here:

we are continuing our cary st cafe 3rd thursday residency every other month in 2018. be sure to check out the schedule! 

the folly heads to floyd, va to compete in the floydfest artist on the rise competition/showcase

 Are you heading to FloydFest 2017? Come on out and support The Folly. We'll be at the Speakeasy stage Wednesday, 7/26. from 7:45-8:45, The Garden Stage Thursday, 7/27 from 12:30-1:15, and The Libations Tent Thursday, 7/27, from 3-4. Catch all the On The Rise Artists and cast your vote for us to be on the main stage at FloydFest 2018. 


Check out RVA Magazine's article on The Folly here

Our self-titled debut ep is now available! 

- Get it on iTunes,, and other online outlets

The Folly hit at Radio Rubber Room

for their 201st episode - Check the recorded performance!