• Saturday , 24 February 2018

South Carolina Music Guide

Pocket Buddha – Planting Hands

Pocket Buddha – Planting Hands

There are bands that want to challenge their audience and themselves; they want to progress as far and as fast as they can, reaching new and perhaps difficult-to-digest levels of musical ecstasy that fulfill their creative spirit and demand dedication ...

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Prettier Than Matt – Better Left Said

Prettier Than Matt – Better Left Said

Parts of Better Left Said, the new Prettier Than Matt long-player, will sound familiar to fans of the Columbia folk-rock duo. Jessica Skinner (vocals and ukulele) and Jeff Pitts (vocals and guitar) have rerecorded half a dozen songs from their ...

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SUSTO – & I’m Fine Today

SUSTO – & I’m Fine Today

Since April of 2014, the name ‘SUSTO’ has become synonymous with local indie-rock band and up and coming all-stars from the city of Charleston, SC.  The actual definition of Susto is: a cultural illness primarily among Latin American cultures.  It ...

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Album Review – Dallas Baker’s Albemarle Blues

Album Review – Dallas Baker’s Albemarle Blues

  The saying “pickin’ and grinnin’” is fitting for Dallas Baker. The Charleston-based singer/songwriter does just that, whether on stage or on record, exuding a true love of music with each lyric that he sings and every chord that he ...

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Alarm Drum’s “Fragment’s Of”

Alarm Drum’s “Fragment’s Of”

Columbia, South Carolina’s Alarm Drum look like they’re not too far out of high school, but they can lay down a ‘70s groove that makes me think they may have a time machine. Fragments of… is their five-song EP which ...

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Get To Know The Kenny George Band

Get To Know The Kenny George Band

The Kenny George Band, located in Aiken, SC, is planning parties throughout the state for an album release in April. Check out what Kenny George has to say about the band, their plans, and where to find them as they ...

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Dead 27s – “Ghosts Are Calling Out”

Dead 27s – “Ghosts Are Calling Out”

©2016 Red Parlor Records I was fortunate enough to see Charleston, South Carolina’s Dead 27s play live as an opening band for Earphunk in 2016, and their performance indeed lived up to the oft used adjective “incendiary.” The band’s EP, ...

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Heyrocco from Charleston to Europe to Myrtle Beach

Heyrocco from Charleston to Europe to Myrtle Beach

With visions of Mickey Mouse wearing a flannel shirt while riding on the back of a turtle, I know I haven’t taken any psychedelic drugs since my college days.  However, after hearing about Charleston band Heyrocco, I may be having ...

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April Festivals in South Carolina

April Festivals in South Carolina

It’s Festival season all around South Carolina, and we are bringing you some of the most exciting options for entertainment around the state. Whether you live in the Upstate or on the coast, you’re bound to find something fun to ...

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