The New Home and Newfound Maturity of Michigan-via-New Jersey Emo Duo Dads

Sunday at New Brookland Tavern
By Corbie Hill | Friday, October 24, 8:45 am
Dads formed in New Jersey, but it wasn't the best home for the post-emo duo. They cut their teeth playing angular, raw-nerve anthems in a historical hotbed of punk rock and aggressive music, but they couldn't pay the rent.

Interview: Gringo Star

Friday at Conundrum Music Hall
By Kyle Petersen | Thursday, October 23, 1:40 pm
The band has rolled through town numerous times over the years to spread its infectious take on early rock ‘n’ roll, filtering it through a gloriously unkempt garage filter.
Music Feature

In An EDM World, We Could Do Worse Than Skrillex

Monday at Township Auditorium
By Jordan Lawrence | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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.
Music Feature

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

Friday at Music Farm
By Patrick Wall | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Killer Mike and El-P didn’t aim to release the darker and meaner RTJ2 during one of the most turbulent social and political periods in recent American history.
Sound Bites

Concerts in Columbia: Oct 22-29

Endeavor; Prettier Than Matt; Gringo Star; Death on Two Wheels; Free Planet Radio; Kill, Baby…Kill!; Legends of Hip-Hop; New York Disco Villians; Dads; Aviator; Walter Mitty and His Makeshift Orchestra; Breakdancing Ronald Reagan
By Free Times | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
While many delineate their Beatles worship, Atlanta’s Gringo Star sees no reason to bifurcate its Fab Four devotion.
Where It's At

Columbia SC Club Calendar: Oct 22-29

Live Music, Karaoke, Trivia, Dance, DJs and More
By Free Times | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Live Music, Karaoke, Trivia, Dance, DJs and More
Club Life

Mike “Moose” Martin at Latitude 22

By Christian Barker | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
A lot has changed actually. Sharky’s had issues with smell, and it was dirty. We have totally renovated this bar and given it a fresher feel.

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