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Show Preview: Young The Giant in MB and Charlotte

Show Preview: Young The Giant in MB and Charlotte

Written by on 2011/03/23 in Concert Previews, Featured with 0 Comments

March 27th @ House of Blues in North Myrtle Beach March 29th @ The Visualite in Charlotte It is a small world.  On Monday March 28, we’ll be hosting Kitten at the Scene SC house.  They are currently out on tour with Young The Giant who are swinging through our fine state on the dates […]

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Ghosts of the Great Highway Album Release

Ghosts of the Great Highway Album Release

Written by on 2011/03/23 in Concert Previews, Featured with 0 Comments

(Photo by SKOBOS) Facebook Event Ghosts of the Great Highway will be having their album release show this Saturday, March 26 at New Brookland Tavern with support from The Lovey Few and Austin Crane. SceneSC has had a long running relationship with all three of these artists and how we first found out about Ghosts […]

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Treat Yourself to the New Octopus Jones

Treat Yourself to the New Octopus Jones

Written by on 2011/03/23 in Featured, News with 0 Comments

Octopus Jones-Johnny Carson Octopus Jones will be releasing their new EP Treat Yourself April 22 at New Brookland Tavern. “Johnny Carson” is the third song on the new 8 song EP recorded with Kenny McWilliams at Archer Avenue Studios. April 22 New Brookland Tavern Octopus Jones Wylie Tweet

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How to Promote as a Local Band

How to Promote as a Local Band

Written by on 2011/03/22 in Featured, News with 4 Comments

Having played in a local bands for almost 10 years now I’ve learned the best ways to promote through trial and error and from watching experienced bands do it.  I’ve told some bands that sometimes you don’t really learn how to do it until it’s too late and your band is ready to break up.  […]

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Sounds of Spring Volume One

Sounds of Spring Volume One

Written by on 2011/03/22 in Featured, News with 1 Comment

Dawes-My Girl To Me Dawes has always been on my radar, but I didn’t give them a proper chance until recently.  They’ll be in Asheville May 15, and I have all intentions of going.  “My Girl to Me” is my favorite song on the North Hills album. Completely confident and so true in a lot […]

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SXSW Day 4 Recap

SXSW Day 4 Recap

Written by on 2011/03/21 in Featured, News with 3 Comments

we made it! with a gnarly wristband tan to boot. we started our day early with lots of press, free brazilian meat and shiner bock. after i finished giving geography lessons to a few bands (south carolina is near west virgina …right?) we took over a fancy dining room and filmed a few acoustic sessions […]

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SXSW Day 3 Recap

SXSW Day 3 Recap

Written by on 2011/03/19 in Featured, News with 0 Comments

my feet still hurt. started the day off filming a few songs with keegan dewitt keegan and jeremy were great and we ventured out on the landing to record two songs for your ears and eyes caught a few bands at the ATL yeah! showcase, including death on two wheels they might be one of […]

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Indie Grits Festival Passes On Sale

Indie Grits Festival Passes On Sale

Written by on 2011/03/18 in Featured, News with 0 Comments

Indie Grits Festival passes and film passes for Indie Grits are now available through the Nickelodeon website. The passes are well worth the cost if you plan on being involved with the festival.  It’s hard to beat the Fork and Spoon showcase, Valley Maker, Mermaids and the man the myth the legend Toro Y Moi.  […]

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SXSW Day 2 Recap

SXSW Day 2 Recap

Written by on 2011/03/18 in Featured, News, Show Reviews with 1 Comment

My feet are blistered so yours don’t have to be. We did a lot of press yesterday and then holed up at the favorite gentlemen showcase for the rest of the night. Here are a few pretty pictures for your eyeballs. neon hitch @ the pure volume house family of the year @ the CNN […]

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Album Review: Dropkick Murphys – Going Out in Style

Album Review: Dropkick Murphys – Going Out in Style

Written by on 2011/03/18 in Featured, Reviews with 0 Comments

Always In Style There is a familiar expression, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” The Dropkick Murphys very much adhere to this old adage on their seventh studio album, Going Out In Style, a follow-up to 2007’s The Meanest of Times.  The Massachusetts septet delivers their usual brand of raucous celtic-fried rock n roll […]

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SXSW Recap Day 1

SXSW Recap Day 1

Written by on 2011/03/17 in Featured, News with 1 Comment

We hit the ground running. Literally. I ran off the plane. Landed on Wednesday in Austin at 12.30 and we were downtown at a show by 2. We saw 10+ bands in 10 hours, and here’s a quick visual representation of some of them. We’re out today gathering acoustic sessions and interviews. Come say hey […]

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Show Preview: Larkin Poe

Show Preview: Larkin Poe

Written by on 2011/03/16 in Concert Previews, Featured with 0 Comments

Larkin Poe A Fragile Tomorrow Jade Blocker Price: $10 Advance / $12 Day Of Show Genre: Folk / Folk Rock / Acoustic Listen to Larkin Poe Larkin Poe will be playing at New Brookland Tavern this Friday March 18, two days before Spring is officially here.  Why does this mean anything?  In 2010 the Lovell […]

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A Conversation with John Mark McMillan

A Conversation with John Mark McMillan

Written by on 2011/03/15 in Featured, Interviews with 2 Comments

Charlotte native John Mark McMillan is heading off on his first legitimate headlining tour this Spring accompanied by friends and band mates All The Bright Lights. We caught up and talked to him about balancing family and touring, his latest release The Medicine and what he would like to change about the music industry. DS: […]

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Album Review: Lykke Li – Wounded Rhymes

Album Review: Lykke Li – Wounded Rhymes

Written by on 2011/03/10 in Featured, Reviews with 0 Comments

Lykke Li-Get Some Oh, Lykke Li. Let me list the reasons I love you. You’re pretty. Your last record was a jam. Multiple dope remixes were released from those tracks. You appeared on N.A.S.A.’s record, The Spirit of Apollo, and killed it. Tyler, the Creator did a sick remix of “I Follow Rivers”. You asked […]

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It’s Still Winter? Jams

It’s Still Winter? Jams

Written by on 2011/03/10 in Featured with 0 Comments

I know it has seemed like Spring for about a month now, but it won’t be here until March 20 so we have to sulk in the last week or so of Winter. Rocky Votolato-What Waited For Me Rocky Votolato will bring his rainy day Northwestern folk to New Brookland Tavern this Friday March 11 […]

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