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BY: Devin Grant
What a difference a couple of days, and a couple of hundred miles make. When Gillian Welch and David Rawlings performed in Charlotte last Friday night at the Neighborhood Theatre, apparently not...
BY: Devin Grant
I first saw Jordan Igoe perform a couple of years ago at one of the great music showcases the Charleston County Public Library puts on at its main branch downtown. I was struck by both her expressive...
BY: Devin Grant
At a recent performance by Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit, the band was launching into “Never Gonna Change,” a song Isbell wrote while he was still in the Southern rock band Drive-By Truckers. Just as...
BY: Instant Grit
Last night the Charleston Music Hall did it's best to hold in the voice of Charleston's own Elise Testone, but it could hardly keep up. With a full 13 piece band that included horns, strings, and...
BY: Devin Grant
  While attending last week's Cord & Pedal Christmas concert at the Charleston Music Hall, I had to wonder if a tourist or two had possibly wandered into the show, thinking they were...
BY: Tim Brennan
Gaslight Street   Anyone who has ever been in a band with me knows I try to hold to certain rules about scheduling shows.   1.     Don’t play too often. No more than...
BY: Devin Grant
  Okay, so first it must be said that the band Slow Runner has one of the more amusing band bios out there. No, I'm serious. Go right now to slowrunnermusic.com and read it. I'll wait.  ...
BY: Tim Brennan
Rachel Kate – With Love And Hate Releases September 14, 2013 The first thing that hit me when I started playing this CD was what a great voice Rachel has. The second thing that struck me was her...
BY: Tim Brennan
Toward the end of the Spoleto Festival, I decided to go off the beaten path for one show. Well, I should say off the citified asphalt strip and onto the beaten path that is bluegrass music. The...
BY: Devin Grant
I'm a sucker for a good movie quote. You know, like "I'll be back," "Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn," "You talkin' to me?" or "May the Force be with you." In the "Lethal Weapon" action film...
BY: Devin Grant
I was never majorly into heavy metal music while growing up. Sure, there were a few bands that caught my ear, but for the most part I shunned acts such as Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, and Black Sabbath...
BY: Devin Grant
As much as I love music, and as much info as I enjoy absorbing about the medium, I have to admit that I have a weak spot—jazz. That isn't to say that I dislike the musical style, quite the contrary....
BY: Devin Grant
I wrote last week about the swan song performance by Crowfield at the Charleston Music Hall. The event took place last Friday, and Crowfield fans came out in droves to see their favorite band off. I'...
BY: Devin Grant
It's always sad when a music act you've followed faithfully decides to pack it in. Sometimes the breakup makes perfect sense, like when Led Zeppelin called it quits after the death of John Bonham....
BY: Devin Grant
We weren't among the lucky ones actually at the Charleston Music Hall last Saturday night, so Devin's Shovels & Rope review gave us some mixed emotions. On the one hand, we were pissed—...
BY: Devin Grant
Given that my blog deals mainly with music, it probably comes as no surprise that I'm pretty music obsessed. It isn't really the act of listening to a record, CD, or MP3 file that really does it for...
BY: Tim Brennan
Bruce Springsteen once sang "We learned more from a three minute record, baby / Than we ever learned in school." However, I must advise my children that they should not rely on songwriters and...
BY: Devin Grant
Unless you've been living under a rock for the last decade or so, you must have at least a passing knowledge of what American Idol is. The popular televised singing contest has earned huge ratings...
BY: Tim Brennan
There was plenty of chatter over whether Tim was spot on in his assessment of Luke Cunningham's performance in particular...  Some claimed it was off the reservation (we're paraphrasing...),...
BY: Tim Brennan
The Holy City Pop Show took over the Charleston Music Hall, Saturday, Feb 2. The night was billed as a chance to see some great local artists taking over the big stage and featured Luke...



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