• Monday , 12 November 2018

Synth Pop

Get To Know – City On Down

Get To Know – City On Down

SCMG – Who are the members of your band? Greg Keys- Lead Vocalist/Pianist, Ian Giancursio- Vocalist/Drummer, Alden Sayre- Guitar, and Rob Corrigan- Bass. SCMG – What genre do you consider yourself? We consider ourselves under the Synth Pop/Alternative Genre. We ...

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Grace Joyner – Maybe Sometimes in C

Grace Joyner – Maybe Sometimes in C

Charleston singer-songwriter Amber Grace Joyner first hurricaned her way into my consciousness via her regular appearances on the annual Scene SC Samplers. Every song of hers that made its way onto those comps was a definite highlight for me and ...

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Slow Runner – New Monsters

Slow Runner – New Monsters

We are all indebted to someone. Sometimes it’s an annoying text message telling you that your phone bill is overdue and other times it’s you remembering your late grandfather who taught you how to fish. Both sides add up and ...

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Alarm Drum – Colorsick EP

Alarm Drum – Colorsick EP

Columbia’s Alarm Drum are young but poised shoegazers with a catchy, danceable indie rock sound. On their debut release, the Colorsick EP, the high schoolers meld their electronics and guitars into a formidable affiliation, one that could cross lines of ...

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Human Resources – En Route

Human Resources – En Route

The progression from jam band Donnie Dies to electro-synth band Human Resources seems both complete and natural on En Route, the 9-song long player from the Charleston-based Human Resources. Paul Chelmis has the cool keyboard ideas that guide the sound ...

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Death of Paris – Gossip

Death of Paris – Gossip

Columbia’s Death of Paris pull no punches in declaring their devotion to colossal pop hooks on their latest EP, “Gossip”. The title is a back-handed reference to not placating local music cabals who might be a little too dedicated to ...

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