Pete Rock and Black Milk to Headline Cola-Con Dance Party

Oct. 30 Shindig Will Fund Next Year’s Comics and Hip-Hop Convention
By Patrick Wall | Wednesday, October 1, 3:17 pm
While there won’t be a Cola-Con this year, it still lives on in name: the convention's founder and organizer Preach Jacobs is hosting a Cola-Con Dance Party & Art Show at the 701 Center for Contemporary Art.

Columbia Blues Festival Delayed Until 2015

Organizers Hope Postponement Will Help Them Make 20th Festival Special
By Jordan Lawrence | Wednesday, October 1, 1:18 pm
After 19 years of anticipated free concerts, the Columbia Blues Festival has postponed its 20th outing until next year. As of now, no date has been set.
Music Feature

How Charlotte’s Matrimony and Others Boil Down Southernness to Find Mainstream Success

Saturday at New Brookland Tavern
By Corbie Hill | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Things are looking good for Charlotte’s Matrimony. The country-ish, folk-ish band has a record, Montibello Memories, out via mainstream giant Columbia Records.
Music Feature

Filthy Six’s Seasoned Session Musicians Play the Music They Love

Monday at Conundrum Music Hall
By Kyle Petersen | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Almost a half century ago, American music was upended by an onslaught of R&B and soul singers crossing over to the pop charts.
Sound Bites

Concerts in Columbia: Oct 1-8

Ghosts of the Kodiak, The Fishing Journal, Ookay, The Revivalists
By Free Times | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
It was only a matter of time before Columbia’s new Music Farm inserted itself into the city’s burgeoning market for mainstream EDM.

American Gun’s Promised Youth

By Kyle Petersen | Wednesday, October 1, 12:01 am
The weakest moment on American Gun’s new EP, Promised Youth, is the opening monologue.
Where It's At

Columbia SC Club Calendar: Oct 1-8

By Free Times | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Live Music, Karaoke, Trivia, Dance, DJs and More
Club Life

Vinny Patel at The British Bulldog Pub

By Christian Barker | Wednesday, October 1, 2014
I like to come here because it feels like home to me.

Photo Galleries

Steely Dan at the Township

By Sean Rayford | Wednesday, July 30, 2014

SC Bands at SXSW

By Sean Rayford | Thursday, March 13, 2014

Columbia Concerts | Queens of the Stone Age

By Sean Rayford | Saturday, February 1, 2014
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