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Unplugged: Strong lineups this week at El-Rocko, Sentient Bean

17 Jan 2017

Birdperson’s high-energy, New Wave-influenced rock seems a great fit for the party atmosphere at El-Rocko, and that show kicks off a busy weekend that takes the band to Atlanta and Myrtle Beach.


Savannah Stopover releases full lineup for year seven

17 Jan 2017

The 2017 edition of the Savannah Stopover Music Festival is shaping up to be yet another great year of discovering your favorite new band.


Paleface returns to Savannah

16 Jan 2017

Paleface might not be a household name, but after nearly three decades in the music industry, his impact and importance is undeniable.


Thursday Night Opry brings big lineup of singers/songwriters to Trinity

11 Jan 2017

Trinity United Methodist Church has solidified itself as a premier music venue in Savannah after opening its sanctuary several years ago to regular concerts and events.


Savannah Baroque uses period instruments to make music dance, sing, cry

10 Jan 2017

The members of Savannah Baroque will delight listeners with two concerts on Jan. 13 at St. John’s Episcopal Church.


WRUU Savannah Soundings hosts fundraising party to get on the air

09 Jan 2017

A true community radio station is on the brink of becoming a reality after years of planning and work from several dedicated local volunteers.


Unplugged: Big shows this weekend at Wormhole, Jinx

03 Jan 2017

It looks like we’ll have plenty of thrilling shows in 2017, and we’re off to a good start with this weekend’s offerings.


Unplugged: Looking ahead to the Savannah music scene in 2017

27 Dec 2016

In last week’s column, I looked back at some personal highlights from the Savannah music scene in 2016, so today let’s look ahead to 2017.


Baroness holds onto Savannah roots with Grammy-nominated 'Shock Me'

21 Dec 2016

Baroness, a progressive metal band born in Savannah, has earned a 2017 Grammy nomination, an unexpected achievement in their evolving music career.


Annual New Year’s Bluegrass Festival returns to Jekyll Island

21 Dec 2016

It’s been going on for years now and there is no end in sight — the 41st annual New Year’s Bluegrass Festival is returning to Jekyll Island.


Unplugged: 2016 dotted with outstanding, memorable performances

20 Dec 2016

One of my favorite musical performances of 2016 was way back in early January.


41st annual Christmas Jazz Concert & Jam Session features variety of musicians

19 Dec 2016

Every year on Christmas Day, the Coastal Jazz Association opens up to get down at the annual Christmas Jazz Concert & Jam Session.


Empire of Sound: Nightingale News releases long-awaited ‘Bell Rope’

19 Dec 2016

This is in part an album review and in part a thank-you note. Since this is a column on which my face appears, I bear the right to opine.


Unplugged: Savannah embraces idiosyncrasies for the holidays

14 Dec 2016

It wouldn’t be Christmas in Savannah without some pretty strange parties.


All-ages show brings Solomon’s Ghost, Awaken the Dawn back to stage

13 Dec 2016

For two regional metal bands, the all-ages Coastal Rock Productions show Dec. 16 at The Space Station, a new extension of Starlandia Creative Supply, will be a bit of a double reunion.


Zach Deputy plays rare hometown show at Savannah’s Southbound Brewing

12 Dec 2016

Zach Deputy, a Savannah-born multi-instrumentalist, is one of the many musicians and bands who have earned a national following after getting their start in the Lowcountry.


Lucas Theatre to present three nights of Christmas Cabaret fun

07 Dec 2016

Tickets for the Saturday night Lucas Christmas Cabaret are already gone. After just four years, the annual event is so popular, tickets go quickly.


Goodies in store for sold-out Homegrown Holiday Hoedown

07 Dec 2016

This year, the sixth annual Homegrown Holiday Hoedown sold out earlier than it ever has.


Philharmonic Holiday Pops returns with seasonal favorites and sing-alongs

07 Dec 2016

Christmas is Michael Maliakel’s favorite time of the year. The gold medal winner of the 2016 American Traditions Vocal Competition will sing at the annual Savannah Philharmonic Holiday Pops concert Dec. 17.