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David Stringer

Hometown-Blue Ridge, SC
Currently Resides in-Columbia, SC
Went to High School in-Rock Hill, SC
Graduated from USC in 2006 with a degree in Public Relations
Favorite band- R.E.M.
Spirit Animal- Moose

Monsters of Folk Snub the South

Monsters of Folk Snub the South

Written by on 2009/07/27 in Featured with 2 Comments

The Monsters of Folk have announced a 16 date Fall tour taking them all the way from Vancouver, B.C to the Netherlands, but skipping right over the Southern United States.  This tour will be in support of their new self titled album which is nearing its release. The folk super-group is made up of Bright […]

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The Winter Sounds Q&A

The Winter Sounds Q&A

Written by on 2009/07/26 in Interviews with 0 Comments

The best source for music news in the upstate since Greenville Scene vanished has been the the Metromix section of GreenvilleOnline.  This week they have a Q & A with Greenville native and the brain behind The Winter Sounds, Patrick Kennan.  Check out the interview here. Tweet

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Hannah Miller EP Release

Hannah Miller EP Release

Written by on 2009/07/24 in Concert Previews, Featured with 0 Comments

Over the last year Hannah Miller has had a steady mix of shows featuring her playing solo, with her band The Misadventures and also with her husband James Miller accompanying her on mandolin and guitar. While her last album Into the Black was a full on production, her new EP “Somewhere In Between” is stripped […]

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New Music from Attalaya

New Music from Attalaya

Written by on 2009/07/24 in News with 0 Comments

Young indie go-getters Attalaya have been hard at work in the studio with Taylor Bray recently and some of the fruits of their labor have surfaced.  In their new song “Epilogue”, the trio from Myrtle Beach have impressed us with their song arrangement.  “Epilogue” is less than 4 minutes in length, but feels like a […]

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Behind the Scenes @ Avett Brothers Video Shoot

Behind the Scenes @ Avett Brothers Video Shoot

Written by on 2009/07/22 in News with 0 Comments

The Avett Brothers prepped for their current tour with some dates alongside Leslie and Slowrunner, by filming a video for their new single “I and Love and You” at the Neighborhood Theatre in the NoDa district of Charlotte.  Lucky for me and you, Creative Loafing was their to get some behind the scenes footage, shown […]

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On The Road with The Rocketboys Week 3

On The Road with The Rocketboys Week 3

Written by on 2009/07/22 in Featured, On The Road with 0 Comments

Week 3 of our summer tour has been an eventful one, to say the least. Probably what tops the list is that we received our final mastered album from the mastering house. Alan Douches at West West Side Music (Sufjan Stevens, Animal Collective, etc..) mastered the album, and we are SUPER pumped about it. It’s […]

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Weezer – The 8-bit Album

Weezer – The 8-bit Album

Written by on 2009/07/21 in Featured with 2 Comments

In our first installment of From The Web FTW, we have Weezer-The 8-bit Album.  This album features 14 cover songs featuring an all-star line up of video game musicians. “Do you remember that dream you had, where the sound chips from the beloved games consoles of your youth all got together and formed a Weezer […]

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Eleni Mandell @ Hub-Bub

Eleni Mandell @ Hub-Bub

Written by on 2009/07/21 in Concert Previews, Featured with 0 Comments

Hub-Bub is the heart of the arts in Spartanburg, SC.  They cater to the creative culture by hosting an innovative Artist-Residence program and over 100 nights of arts, culture and entertainment a year in their Showroom and Performance Hall.  This Thursday they will host Eleni Mandell all the way from Los Angeles, California. As Eleni […]

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Dylan Gilbert Takes a Trip to the Zoo

Dylan Gilbert Takes a Trip to the Zoo

Written by on 2009/07/21 in Concert Previews, Featured with 0 Comments

Dylan Gilbert is making South Carolina a priority on his “Trip to the Zoo” summer tour 2009, hitting 5 SC cities along the way. He will be accompanied on these dates by some of SC’s finest, Sequoyah Prep School or their brainchild Justin Osbourne. He won’t make it to Columbia this time through, but have […]

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A Rebuilt Will Hoge at The Handlebar

A Rebuilt Will Hoge at The Handlebar

Written by on 2009/07/20 in Concert Previews, Featured with 0 Comments

Last August on the verge of a headlining tour with The Everybodyfields, Will Hoge was involved in a motor scooter accident in Nashville, Tennessee that left him in critical condition. A year later he is back on tour and making his way through the South.

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Best New Blog on The Internet

Best New Blog on The Internet

Written by on 2009/07/18 in Featured with 0 Comments

CNN, FOX News, WISTV, CN2 pay attention,  I have found the cause of The Great Recession.  In 1988 the best thing to happen to the automotive industry since the Model T came on the market.  The Geo Tracker was a one of a kind classy ride, never before seen by human eyes.  Some thought it […]

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Tour Journal: This Machine Is Me

Written by on 2009/07/17 in On The Road with 0 Comments

Day 2 – Westgate Mall, Spartanburg, SC I’m beginning to feel like a shopaholic. In the past 3 days, we’ve been in 3 very different malls. While Rock Hill’s Mall seemed pretty slow for a Tuesday, Westgate Mall in Spartanburg proved pretty surprising for only being a Wednesday. When we’ve done Hot Topic events in […]

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Mini Interview with American Gun

Mini Interview with American Gun

Written by on 2009/07/16 in Featured, Interviews with 0 Comments

American Gun feels your pain.  Gas Prices are gradually rising, jobs are hard to come by, and the world is going to end in 2012, and you just found out your girlfriend of 3 years has been cheating on you for 2 of them with your Dad’s lawyer golf buddy…. the only cure for your […]

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On The Road with This Machine Is Me

On The Road with This Machine Is Me

Written by on 2009/07/16 in On The Road with 2 Comments

So here we are, and the first day is done. Our first destination of the tour was the The Galleria in Rock Hill, which is conveniently located right off of I-77, only about an hour or so from Columbia. Touring Hot Topic’s verses regular venues is a whole new concept to us, and because of […]

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On The Road with The Rocketboys

On The Road with The Rocketboys

Written by on 2009/07/15 in Featured, On The Road with 0 Comments

WEEK 2 This past week has been really great for The Rocketboys. We’ve gotten to play some great venues, meet some great people, and visit some great places (the 3 G’s). But before I tell you about any of it, I must tell you what may be the best story of them all. Let me […]

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