Do Savannnah

Bill Dawers


Unplugged: Another year, another perspective on Spoleto vs. Savannah Music Fest

14 Jun 2017

Like many other Savannahians, I head to Charleston for at least a day each year for Spoleto Festival USA. 


Unplugged: The Collective Face kicks off new season with ‘Savannah Sipping Society’

14 Sep 2016

The Collective Face Theatre Ensemble has in recent years established itself as one of the most important nonprofit arts organizations in Savannah.


Unplugged: Lucas Cabaret Series has two remaining dates, so don't dawdle

18 Aug 2016

The Lucas Theatre has sold out the first eight dates in its 2016 Summer Cabaret Series, and there’s a good bet the final two shows will also reach capacity.


Unplugged: No matter how old you are, you can still discover new music at Stopover

02 Mar 2016

So you love live music. When you can, you attend the Savannah Music Festival, Savannah Jazz Festival, Savannah Voice Festival and other big events.


Unplugged: Another strong year for the Savannah music scene

23 Dec 2015

What a year. We might have had an ugly year for local politics and for crime, but 2015 has been a banner year for Savannah’s music scene.


Unplugged: Festivals, special gigs shine a spotlight on local talent

21 Sep 2015

Those of us who write about the Savannah music scene often spotlight touring acts that are playing local clubs and festivals, so it may seem at times that we’re neglecting homegrown musicians. 

15 Sep 2015

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Unplugged: Valient Thorr, BOYTOY headline promising weeknight shows

10 Aug 2015

Valient Thorr has a reputation for amazing live shows, and Savannah music lovers can judge for themselves on Aug. 13, when the rock band takes over The Jinx.


Unplugged: ‘The Last Five Years’ evokes many emotions

03 Aug 2015

The ongoing production of “The Last Five Years” at Muse Arts Warehouse has a wonderful simplicity.


Unplugged: Eclectic Savannah summer rolls on

22 Jul 2015

We’ve had a busy summer on the Savannah music scene — maybe the best summer ever. The schedule is a little slower this weekend, but there are plenty of promising shows.


Unplugged: CUSSES throws release party; hip-hop at The Wormhole

06 Jul 2015

The power trio CUSSES features the charismatic lead singer Angel Bond, the driving guitar of Bryan Harder and the relentless drumwork of Brian Lackey. 


Unplugged: Little Tybee home for two shows

01 Jul 2015

It’s always a thrill when Little Tybee returns to Savannah for a show.


Unplugged: Impressive shows on the way this summer in Savannah

25 May 2015

Summer doesn’t officially begin for a few weeks, but the city feels empty by the time June arrives.


Unplugged: Impressive weekend lineups at The Jinx, The Wormhole

18 May 2015

​You don’t have to be a metal fan to be excited about Black Tusk’s appearance at The Jinx on May 23.


Unplugged: Wright Square jazz concert remembers Ben Tucker

14 Apr 2015

​It’s hard to believe Ben Tucker passed away almost two years ago.


Unplugged: International artists, up-and-comers highlight music fest’s final weekend

01 Apr 2015

Last week’s performance by the Japanese drumming troupe Kodo electrified the sell-out audience at the Lucas Theatre.


Unplugged: Stopover moves Moon River shows because of noise dispute

04 Mar 2015

As many of you probably know by now, Savannah Stopover won’t be using the beer garden at Moon River Brewing Company as a venue this year.


Unplugged: American Aquarium brings new album to the jinx

18 Feb 2015

American Aquarium returns to The Jinx on Feb. 21. I’ve written similar sentences many times over the years.


Unplugged: Snuggle up with Triathalon, Sunglow on Valentine's Day

11 Feb 2015

In recent columns, I’ve mentioned some of the all-ages shows and venues in the greater downtown area.