Sometimes, life on the road just isn’t sustainable. You love playing all of the cool venues and meeting your fans, but you need some stability. The tour is over, and it is time for a hiatus. That being said, #MusicMonday is coming to an end… for now. Think of it as an indefinite hiatus. There might be a reunion tour, or there might be a whole new super group that rises from the ashes. Either way, keep your eyes peeled for the next iteration of your Monday media fix.
If you haven’t heard of Lee Bains III...then you can thank us later. We say that, because you need to go listen right now. Seriously, go listen, and come read the rest of this afterwords. Then head to The Radio Room this Saturday. If classic Hip-Hop is more your speed, then you’re going to want to be at The Firmament on Saturday for Biz Markie! As always, don’t forget to check out your weekly line up of live music.
Already have your costume picked out? Then try out its impact before Halloween at the Appalachian Masquerade at the Spinning Jenny. We’ve got the scoop on the three acts that will making this a night to remember. We’ve also got the rundown on A Very Baby Baby Halloween. As usual, plan your week with our live music calendar.
Something lurks in the dark at the Abbeville Opera House...at least that is what the legend says. The ITK Tribe was on the case as they bravely volunteered to conduct a ghost hunt. The folks at the Abbeville Opera House were so gracious enough to host us. From spooky figures to falling flashlights, did we encounter a ghost? Regardless, we had a great time exploring this historic, majestic building.
Is musical talent a matter of nature or nurture? It is hard to say, but we are just glad the the guys of Great Peacock are full of talent. You’ll be glad to when they come to The Radio Room on Thursday with all of their feathers on display. This week also sees world renowned pianist Emile Pandolfi play in Greenville. Make sure to take a peek at the weekly lineup of live music you won’t want to miss.
Puttin' On The Ritz: Upstate Theatre For All Ages When was the last time you went to the Theatre? No no, not the kind with surround sound, popcorn, and sticky seating. We’re talking about the thrill of live actors and expertly crafted sets. There are so many theatres and theatre companies all over the Upstate…
Everyone’s favorite festival named after a mammal with albinism is back. It is time for the Albino Skunk Music Festival. This ever-evolving festival is a weekend filled with fantastic music. The lineup is stacked and you won’t want to miss a minute of it. Dr. Note will also take the stage at Quest Brewing. Don’t forget to check out this week’s lineup of can’t miss live music.
Has this ever happened to you? You are searching for new music, and you stumble upon an act that you just have to kick yourself for not listening to sooner. That is how we were when we discovered Cory Branan. We are not afraid to admit we were behind when it comes to Cory Branan, as he has been met with widespread acclaim throughout his career. We’ve also got a piece on Fever 333. As usual, check out all of the live music you can’t miss this week.