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The Dodos Tour on New Album ‘Carrier’ to New Brookland Tavern

The Dodos Tour on New Album ‘Carrier’ to New Brookland Tavern

Written by on 2013/10/01 in Tickets with 0 Comments

With their 2013 release Carrier The Dodos dropped the gimmicks and went to record with John Vanderslice who is known for his analog friendly setup. The result is their 5th full length album, and first since their 2011 album No Color. Carrier is heavily influenced by the unexpected passing of guitarist Chris Reimer who joined […]

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[Takeaways] Elim Bolt/Flagship/Heyrocco/Paul Brazell

[Takeaways] Elim Bolt/Flagship/Heyrocco/Paul Brazell

Written by on 2013/10/01 in Show Journal with 0 Comments

Paul Brazell/Heyrocco/Flagship/Elim Bolt Show Takeaways -Why there weren’t more people there I’m not sure. Typical feeling at shows in Columbia. -Elim Bolt played as a three-piece with Jessica Oliver on drums, Jordan Hicks on Bass, and Johnnie Matthews singing and playing guitar. It worked out fine, but I was missing the lead licks. -Flagship has […]

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[Event Preview] Cola-Con 2013

[Event Preview] Cola-Con 2013

Written by on 2013/10/01 in Concert Previews, News with 0 Comments

Cola-Con, the nation’s only hip-hop and comics convention, is returning to Columbia after a successful 2012 featured Ghostface Killah and Phife from A Tribe Called Quest. This year, they are bringing Grammy-nominated duo The Foreign Exchange and hip-hop legends Dead Prez to the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center on October 25 and 26. I saw The […]

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[Softcore Sessions] Susto-Friends, Lovers, Ex Lovers, Whatever.

Written by on 2013/10/01 in Softcore Sessions with 0 Comments

In spring of 2012 we teamed up with Hearts & Plugs and Apt A studio in Charleston to film a series of acoustic sessions with select Charleston artists, with multiple cameras and multiple microphones set up around the room. The results were amazing, with top notch performances from each artists that we can’t wait to […]

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[Show Review] City & Colour and Lucy Rose

[Show Review] City & Colour and Lucy Rose

Written by on 2013/10/01 in Show Reviews with 0 Comments

I pretty much went to this concert (at the Orange Peel in Asheville, NC) to see Lucy Rose as I’m still a little bitter towards Dallas Green a.k.a City & Colour for breaking up one of my favorite bands a few years ago. I never was super into screamy music but there was something about Alexisonfire […]

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Slow Runner Reboot, Version 2.?

Slow Runner Reboot, Version 2.?

Written by on 2013/09/26 in Concert Previews, Interviews with 0 Comments

  Mornings start early for Slow Runner frontman Michael Flynn these days. When we chatted last Saturday he’d been awake since 5:30, done a couple of laps around the yard, a trip to Chick Fil A, and had a fussy little girl at his side. Two years ago Slow Runner, primarily a duo made up […]

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A Look Back at Jam Room Music Fest 2013

A Look Back at Jam Room Music Fest 2013

Written by on 2013/09/24 in Show Journal with 0 Comments

Downtown Columbia, SC was alive last Saturday as people filled the streets for Jam Room Music Festival and the ever so popular Greek Festival. Now in its second year JRMF had stages on both Hampton and Main St. with vendors lining the streets and people spilling over from Soda City Market helping with festival attendance […]

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[New Music] Small Sanctions-Judicial Lovers

[New Music] Small Sanctions-Judicial Lovers

Written by on 2013/09/23 in New Music with 1 Comment

Small Sanctions will release Feather Habits Tuesday October 1 at New Brookland Tavern. I’ve hardly been able to contain my excitement over the release of new music from Small Sanctions for a couple of reasons. First being, they practice in my basement, and they have been for about the past 6 months. It’s been impressive […]

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A Review of Music Midtown 2013

A Review of Music Midtown 2013

Written by on 2013/09/23 in Show Reviews with 0 Comments

Let me tell you a bit about my history with Arctic Monkeys. As a teenager, I was completely obsessed with the pop-punk genre of music; frequenting Warped Tour and sporting neon at all times. At the time, it was rather tragic. However, one summer while visiting my family in the UK, a young and exciting […]

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Interview with Lucy Rose

Interview with Lucy Rose

Written by on 2013/09/19 in Concert Previews, Interviews, News with 0 Comments

UK singer-songwriter Lucy Rose is taking her band to many US cities this month, with a supporting slot for City & Colour. They’ll be playing shows at The Ritz in Raleigh, NC on Sept. 24, Amos’ Southend in Charlotte, NC on Sept. 25 and The Orange Peel in Asheville, NC on Sept. 26. Be sure to check […]

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Metronome Charleston One Year B-Day Bash

Metronome Charleston One Year B-Day Bash

Written by on 2013/09/18 in Concert Previews with 1 Comment

  I’m a big admirer of Metronome Charleston, maybe their biggest fan. In only one year the webzine stormed out of the gate, connecting deeply with the Charleston music and comedy scene, covering just about every bit of relevant news that happened. Founders Ballard Lesemann and girlfriend Jessica Mickey had a plan and executed it […]

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[Show Review] Mumford and Sons at Charter Amphitheater

[Show Review] Mumford and Sons at Charter Amphitheater

Written by on 2013/09/13 in Show Journal with 2 Comments

9/11/2013 Mumford and Sons at Charter Amphitheater Rupert and David tag teamed this review Emails to secure tickets to Mumford and Sons 9/11/2013 show at Charter Amphitheater in Simpsonville, SC went out in July this year. I know not because I was on the list to receive the ticket reservation email, but because my cousin […]

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Music Midtown 2013

Music Midtown 2013

Written by on 2013/09/12 in Concert Previews, Festivals with 0 Comments

Oh man, it’s back. Music Midtown is a beautiful festival in Piedmont Park, Atlanta, GA that has been going strong since its resurgence 2 years ago. We covered the festival when it came back 2 years ago and it was a magical experience with artists such as The Black Keys, Coldplay, Young The Giant, and […]

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[Show Review] Air Review, Mountain Homes and Alexa Woodward

[Show Review] Air Review, Mountain Homes and Alexa Woodward

Written by on 2013/09/12 in Show Journal with 1 Comment

Dark Room – 9.10.13 Alexa Woodward has a knack for producing a blend of melancholy, yet carefree Americana. She opened the evening to a standing-room-only crowd at Dark Room and was joined by Kevin Mavis and Lauren Stapleton of Mountain Homes for part of her set. There’s an air of adolescent mischief and silliness that […]

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