News

[SC Charts] The Bandcamp Top 10

[SC Charts] The Bandcamp Top 10

We tried to start doing this weekly a couple of years ago, but there really was no point because it was the same Mat Cothran albums every week. Which, is awesome because we’re big fans of his music, but it really […]

Festival Survival Guide: Your 101 to the Hey Look! Music Festival

Festival Survival Guide: Your 101 to the Hey Look! Music Festival

Held at Thomas Creek Brewery, Hey Look! Music Festival will be returning to Greenville for its third year with a diverse lineup of Southern bands.  The festival will feature acts like Greenville’s, Islander, and others such as Junior Astronomers, Brigades, […]

Human Resources Release Debut Album 'En Route'

Human Resources Release Debut Album ‘En Route’

En Route by Human Resources Charleston locals, Human Resources, will officially release their debut album on May 20th and perform at King Dusko to celebrate. Guitarist Dries Vandenberg, bassist Aaron Utterbeck and drummer Matt Zutell actually began performing together after meeting their […]

Shaky Knees 2015 Lets the Good Vibes Roll

Shaky Knees 2015 Lets the Good Vibes Roll

The good vibes rolled for three days straight in Atlanta last weekend as Shaky Knees took over Central Park and surrounding areas with five stages, each hosting a strong daily lineup of bands. The real winner of the weekend might […]

Show Reviews

[Show Review] All Get Out Power through New Material

[Show Review] All Get Out Power through New Material

Show Review-All Get Out at the Cat’s Cradle May 15, 2015 Mike Mains & the Branches and Mae.  With the exception of a one-off show last year at The Stuffing in Atlanta, this show Friday at the Cat’s Cradle in […]

[Show Review] Lightning Bolt Bring Crowd on Stage at Kings

[Show Review] Lightning Bolt Bring Crowd on Stage at Kings

“Are they going to play on the fucking floor or not?” quipped an audience member as Lightning Bolt took the stage Monday night at Kings in Raleigh. RISD noiseniks turned underground heroes, the seasoned two-piece noise rock outfit, formed in […]

[Show Review] Matt & Kim w/ WATERS at The Orange Peel

[Show Review] Matt & Kim w/ WATERS at The Orange Peel

The PBR was flowing in the hipster capital of the south as Van Pierszalowski sang into a bouquet of flowers. The WATERS vocalist, joined by Brian DaMert on guitar, Greg Sellin on bass, Andrew Wales on drums and Sara DaMert […]

I was in a mosh pit, guys

I was in a mosh pit, guys

I didn’t know metal looked like a ginger hipster fade cut and a T-shirt with a flower on it… But, apparently I was wrong all along. I decided to go to my first ever metal show on Thursday (mainly because I was […]

Concert Previews

Festival Survival Guide: Your 101 to the Hey Look! Music Festival

Festival Survival Guide: Your 101 to the Hey Look! Music Festival

Held at Thomas Creek Brewery, Hey Look! Music Festival will be returning to Greenville for its third year with a diverse lineup of Southern bands.  The festival will feature acts like Greenville’s, Islander, and others such as Junior Astronomers, Brigades, […]

Ruby The RabbitFoot Plays Royal American/Art Wall Music Hall

Ruby The RabbitFoot Plays Royal American/Art Wall Music Hall

2/19 – The Royal American (Charleston, SC) 2/20 – The Evening Muse(Charlotte, NC) 2/21 – Art Wall Music Hall (Greenville, SC) This week Athens, GA folk songstress Ruby the RabbitFoot makes two South Carolina tour stops with Charleston based artist Susto […]

New Music

[New Music] Harbinger by The Ugly Chords

[New Music] Harbinger by The Ugly Chords

Harbinger by Ugly Chords The gap between Columbia and Charleston area bands is ever-growing lately and not in a good vs. bad way. Generally speaking of course, Charleston bands seem hook heavy, whether it’s pop masked with fuzz or a […]

Cole Collins' "Living History" Released Today

Cole Collins’ “Living History” Released Today

Kudu Coffee Album Release Show March 20 5:30 p.m.  Cole Collins is always looking for a new chess opponent. And he also plays over a dozen instruments (that’s just on his new release alone). The multi-talented 20-year-old local is dropping […]

2015 SceneSC Sampler is Here

2015 SceneSC Sampler is Here

When I started putting the 2015 sampler together late in November I didn’t have any idea that we’d end up with so many exclusive songs on this compilation. We always shoot for as many as we can get, but this year […]

Album Reviews

[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 […]

[Album Review] Legggs - Legggs Presents: A Space Goddessy

[Album Review] Legggs – Legggs Presents: A Space Goddessy

Legggs Presents: A Space Goddessy by Legggs  Legggs debut full length is 17 tracks of boisterous, lo-fi rock sprinkled with weird sound clips and wicked bass grooves. This album does a great job of capturing Legggs live feel with all […]

[Album Review] She Returns From War S/T

[Album Review] She Returns From War S/T

Self-Titled by She Returns From War This summer She Returns From War released their first EP of 2014, a hazy four song listen with a surf-rock vibe at times thanks to the simultaneous bending of six strings complimenting Hunter Park’s […]

Videos

Live at Papa Jazz with MyBrother MySister

Live at Papa Jazz with MyBrother MySister

SceneSC: What’s the first album you remember loving when you were younger? Dylan Kittrell: I remember loving Rubber Soul by The Beatles. It was so just like fluid idk haha SceneSC: Is the next MB MS album in the works? DK: […]

[Music Video] Hermit's Victory-Night Owl

[Music Video] Hermit’s Victory-Night Owl

Stream Hermit’s Victory on Bandcamp The new video from NC/SC artist Hermit’s Victory for the song “Night Owl” is fitting of Tyler Bertges style. Bertges is shown only briefly in the video, seducing the camera with his eyes, no shirt, mustache, […]

Watch Can't Kids Video for Wal Mart Parking Lot

Watch Can’t Kids Video for Wal Mart Parking Lot

  With their 7 inch split with North Carolina band Schooner dropping this weekend, Can’t Kids fittingly premiered the video for their new song “Wal Mart Parking Lot” through Free Times because well… “can’t get enough of me Free Times” sings […]

Barnwell Live at Papa Jazz

Barnwell Live at Papa Jazz

SceneSC: What’s the first album you remember loving as a kid? Tyler Gordon: The first one I remember actually listening to for real and loving was Weezer’s Blue Album. SceneSC: What as the first album you bought with your own […]

Comedy

Comedian Dave Stone

Dave Stone: The Wander Down Yonder Tour

UPDATE: Dave Stone will be returning to Red Door Tavern on Friday, November 7th with co-headliner Lisa Best, another terrific comedian from LA. Show is at 9PM with a cover of only $7. Dave Stone is an LA-based comedian originally […]

Liza Dye Returns Home and to the Stage.

Liza Dye Returns Home and to the Stage.

Earlier this year tragedy struck New York comedian (and South Carolina native) Liza Dye when she was hit by a subway train and nearly lost a leg. Liza’s story spread quickly within the comedy community, and gained national attention when […]

Giveaways

I Love You Honeybear Deluxe Vinyl Giveaway

I Love You Honeybear Deluxe Vinyl Giveaway

Father John Misty’s new album I Love You, Honeybear is out today and we have a deluxe vinyl to give away. Link to the giveaway is in our profile. A video posted by Scene SC (@scenesc) on Feb 10, 2015 […]