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Where It's At: Columbia SC Club Calendar: Oct 22-29

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Cover Story: The Kid with the Camera Eye

Music Feature: Killer Mike and El-P Return as Run the Jewels with Even More Intensity

Nibbles and Sips: Soda City Celebrates Oktoberfest

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Free Times Family Fall 2014


The Playlist: Interview: Gringo Star

The Side Line: Is Auburn Really All That?

This Just In: Former S.C. House Speaker to Cooperate with Investigators

Arts Beat: Dance Company Delivers Impassioned Performance at the Koger Center

FT Roundup: Report: Harrell to Plead Guilty This Morning

FT Happenings: Korean Fall Festival; Texas Tenors; Boo at the Zoo

Arts Beat: Portnoy, Orchestra Perform to Perfection on American Classics

The Playlist: Caroline Guitar Company Donates Pedal Proceeds to Injured Musician

Photo Gallery: Music at the 2014 South Carolina State Fair

Editor's Picks

Local and State News: Local Leaders Take On Domestic Violence Issues

Theater Review: Fast Pace, Excellent Performances Mark SC Shakespeare’s King Lear

Photo Gallery: Whiskey Fair 2014

Photo Gallery: Jam Room Music Festival 2014

Photo Gallery: Music at the 2014 South Carolina State Fair


Legends of Hip Hop Tour Brings Slick Rick, Big Daddy Kane

EPMD, whose early songs “rarely varied from two themes: dissing sucker MCs and recounting sexual exploits,” according to, comes to Columbia as part of the Legends of Hip Hop tour.

News + Opinion

Who Wants to Be Lieutenant Governor, Anyway?

The lieutenant governor’s race in South Carolina is a study in contrast.
Local and State News: South Carolina 2014 Elections

Music + Nightlife

In An EDM World, We Could Do Worse Than Skrillex

Yes, Skrillex and others got famous by converting fans who couldn’t tell you the difference between dubstep and dub, but the energy of Moore’s music is impressive, nonetheless.

Food + Dining

Feast on Korean Food

Hooray! It’s time for the annual Korean Fall Festival in Columbia, which means it’s time to restock the fridge with shockingly affordable jars of fantastic homemade kimchi.
Drink of the Week: Valar Morghulis

Arts + Lifestyle

Kathy Griffin Headlines SC Pride Event

When Kathy Griffin met Prince Charles at the invitation of her late friend Joan Rivers, he asked her, “Without comedians and newspapers, who would keep us honest?”

On The Cover

The Kid with the Camera Eye

Unusual Exhibition Traces Norman Rockwell’s Works from Camera to Canvas
Will South steps through the glass doors of the Columbia Museum of Art’s downstairs gallery and stops in front of the monolithic wall that announces entrance into its newest exhibition, dedicated to the artist Norman Rockwell.
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