Top 15 South Carolina Albums of 2014

Top 15 South Carolina Albums of 2014

Looking back over our list through my rose-colored glasses, I’m reminded that it’s been another incredible year for South Carolina music. A list of albums where artists took chances, broke down boundaries, broke rules, wrote with emotion, and created albums […]

[Photos] Ex Hex and Birds of Avalon at Tin Roof Charleston

[Photos] Ex Hex and Birds of Avalon at Tin Roof Charleston

Photos from Ex Hex and Birds of Avalon at Tin Roof Charleston January 4, 2015. Set List War Paint Waterfall Don’t Wanna Lose How You Got That Girl You Fell Apart Waste Your Time New Kid Hot and Cold Beast […]

[Album Review] The Fishing Journal-Feathers & Twine

[Album Review] The Fishing Journal-Feathers & Twine

Feathers & Twine by The Fishing Journal The Fishing Journal – “Feathers & Twine” 10” I just caught wind of The Fishing Journal last year, and I’m kicking myself for not enjoying this band sooner. I find their dissonant interpretation […]

Led Zeppelin Super Deluxe Holiday Giveaway

Led Zeppelin Super Deluxe Holiday Giveaway

After re-watching Almost Famous on Netflix recently I must admit that I’ve had Led Zeppelin on my mind.  From “Tangerine” and “The Rain Song”, to “Misty Mountain Hop”, that movie helped introduce Zeppelin to a new generation of listeners through moments of perfect […]

[Show Review]: Dumb Doctors, Concord America and Gunther Doug

[Show Review]: Dumb Doctors, Concord America and Gunther Doug

When Pitchfork Magazine interviewed Courtney Love last May, she advised us to “Find your scream! Even if you don’t release it, find a scream. It’s so liberating.” The garage rock bands at Royal American last Monday night have definitely found […]

A Guide to 2014 South Carolina Releases

A Guide to 2014 South Carolina Releases

January January 2 Avi Jacob-So Hard to Reach You Listen/Buy January 8 Ivadell–The Young Design Listen/Buy January 12 The Dunder Chiefs–Kicking Rocks Listen/Buy January 17 Art Contest–Math Major Listen/Buy January 17 Fall of an Empire–Songs of Steel and Sorrow Listen/Buy January 28 MIDIMarc–Beats in the Key […]

[Photos]: Trampled by Turtles and Nikki Lane

[Photos]: Trampled by Turtles and Nikki Lane

  Last Tuesday evening, Trampled by Turtles proved they’re a folk rock powerhouse meant to be heard live. Don’t get me wrong, the recorded material resonates with you – thus why the Music Farm was nearly sold out – but watching Ryan […]

[SHOW REVIEW]: Hope, as told by Manchester Orchestra

[SHOW REVIEW]: Hope, as told by Manchester Orchestra

Hope: the feeling of wanting something to happen and thinking that it could happen, a feeling that something good will happen, to cherish a desire with anticipation [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/playlists/51219699″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] When I was left searching for the […]