• Wednesday , 21 February 2018

acoustic

Chris Compton and the Ruby Brunettes – Self Titled

Chris Compton and the Ruby Brunettes – Self Titled

Columbia’s Chris Compton and the Ruby Brunettes have created a soundscape of haunting simplicity with the dark lounge music contained on their self-titled debut release. Described by Compton as baroque pop, the group contains both acoustic and sparse electric guitars ...

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Prettier Than Matt – Play Pretty

Prettier Than Matt – Play Pretty

Columbia’s acoustic folk rock duo Prettier Than Matt have dropped their first record, “Play Pretty” and the results bode well for their future. Jessica Skinner and Jeff Pitts both take turns singing lead, although she gets the lion’s share of ...

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Steven Fiore – Youth and Magic

Steven Fiore – Youth and Magic

Written and recorded over a few years time, Youth and Magic, from Charleston singer-songwriter Steven Fiore has the power of much time and thoughtful inspiration put into its full production. Fiore plays a mean, folk-by-way-of-pop acoustic guitar; there are simple ...

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Tyler Boone – Changing Pace

Tyler Boone – Changing Pace

“Changing Pace”, the 2nd EP by Charleston singer-songwriter Tyler Boone lives up to it’s name. Like the striking front cover graphic and the record title imply, the songs are focused on change, time and direction. Boone writes music in a ...

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The Dunder Chiefs – Kicking Rocks

The Dunder Chiefs – Kicking Rocks

Wow, the first great South Carolina release of 2014 has come barging through the front door and has taken no prisoners; Charleston’s Dunder Chiefs’ eagerly anticipated long player is a fierce musical declaration built out of passionate trips through their ...

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Susan Douglass Taylor – Great Falls Road

Susan Douglass Taylor – Great Falls Road

It is a strange delight to hear an artist with a wealth of time playing finally release an album full of original material late in a career full of profound experience. Winnsboro native Susan Douglass Taylor has been involved with ...

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