The City Magazine Since 1975

Local Music

May 2023
The six-piece soul band releases “Stay” with a show at The Royal American on May 27

April 2023
The singer-songwriter and his band headline The Windjammer on April 14

January 2023
It’s the first release from her home studio and record label, Red Lion

December 2022
Lureto’s first EP, ”A Peak from the Crow's Nest,” captures the joy of the jam

July 2022
Find out how Carney and his wife, singer Michelle Branch, fell in love with Charleston

March 2022
Read our review and watch a video of the duo sing one of their single “Bleed Me”

October 2021
Why the synthwave band has the pieces needed for “wild success”

March 2021
Find out how the Charleston native's sound came to life

November 2020
The Slow Runner front man recently released his third solo album

August 2020
The cellist for Brandi Carlile has a new solo album out this month

December 2019
Keon Masters’s debut solo album showcases a maturing artist

October 2018
Jump, Little Children returns with a new album and fresh inspiration

May 2018
In his new album, Lee Barbour shares an experience at once personal and universal

April 2018
Human Resources’ Champagne will leave you buzzed

December 2017
Sofar Sounds invites fans to enter blind with open ears

November 2017
NEEDTOBREATHE unplugs for Charleston

October 2017
On mourning, Motown, and the enduring mojo of black classical music

September 2017
Charleston’s Very Hypnotic Soul Band harnesses the power of song

August 2017
A newly rebranded conference underscores Charleston’s status as a musical haven

June 2017
Folk singer and songwriter Avi Jacob is set to release another soul-baring EP this month

May 2017
A festival-size music venue opens in the Lowcountry

April 2017
A romance—and an album—years in the making formally debuted in February. Here, get to know country duo Sally & George

March 2017
Ranky Tanky aims to share its contemporary expression of Gullah music ’round the globe

February 2017
The past is present in a new gospel music series

January 2017
SUSTO advances its indie rock sound in a new album

October 2016
Dead 27s debuts an impressive full-length album

September 2016
The story behind Stop Light Observations’ latest album