Review: The Ballad of Shovels and Rope

Friday at Nickelodeon Theatre
By Michael Spawn | Friday, November 21, 8:20 am
A group this exciting deserves better than The Ballad of Shovels and Rope. The new film is a dreadful bore.

Live Review: Jukebox the Ghost

Pop-Rock Trio Displayed Stadium-Worthy Chops and Charm
By Kevin Oliver | Tuesday, November 18, 4:14 pm
While it was hard not to lament that this band of would-be world beaters still plays small rock clubs, the setting still works for them.
Music Feature

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Cashes in On Christmas While Looking Beyond It

Friday at Colonial Life Arena
By Allison Hussey | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
The group has earned fame over the years for its distinct blend of metal and prog rock with classic, swelling symphonic instrumentation, hitching a propulsive sound to Christmas-themed material across the bulk of its catalog.
Music Feature

The Steel Drum-Centered Jonathan Scales Fourchestra Dishes on Instruments and Philosophies

Thursday at New Brookland Tavern
By Corbie Hill | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Over the phone, Asheville, North Carolina’s Jonathan Scales is soft-spoken and polite.
Sound Bites

Concerts in Columbia: Nov 20-26

The Makeshifts, Scotty McCreery, Axattack, fk mt., Infected Mushroom
By Free Times | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
The common denominator for this disjointed bill is emotion: For the touring Slingshot Dakota, profound pangs of yearning are sparked by propulsive, punk-informed pop and disarming female vocals.
Music Reviews

She Returns From War’s Self-Titled EP

By Kyle Petersen | Wednesday, November 19, 12:01 am
“Dance around your honest conversation,” sings Hunter Park to open the new EP from Charleston’s She Returns From War.
Music Reviews

ET Anderson’s “Et tu     ?”

By Jordan Lawrence | Wednesday, November 19, 12:01 am
ET Anderson isn’t Calculator. Though Tyler Morris’ new band shares members with his old one, the two could hardly be more different.
Where It's At

Columbia SC Club Calendar: Nov 19-26

By Free Times | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Live Music, Karaoke, Trivia, Dance, DJs and More

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