Local Music Spotlight

Local Music Spotlight: Savage Souls

Name: Savage Souls Members: Kae G The Original Seed, Fortune The Iron Mic Mangler, & DJ Icirus From: Charleston Website: Official website Genre: Hip Hop Record Label: IND Recordings Albums: The Fitting (2010), Savage Saturday (Mixtape, 2013), Illnastastic (EP, 2014), Sword Gang (EP, 2014) Where…

Local Music Spotlight: The Royal Tinfoil

Name: The Royal Tinfoil Members: Lily Slay (vocals, guitar, kazoo), Lamont “Mackie” Boles (guitar vocals), Marshall Hudson (drums), Whitt Algar (keyboard), John F. Kennedy (Bass) Former members: Brad Edwardson (stand-up bass) From: Charleston, SC Website: Facebook Page, Band Camp Page, Official Website…

Local Music Spotlight: Stop Light Observations

Name: Stop Light Observations Members: Will Blackburn (Lead Vocals), John-Keith Culbreth (Piano, Synth), Louis Duffie (Lead Guitar, Synth, Percussion), Luke Withers (Drums), Coleman Sawyer (Bass, Violin), Wyatt Garey (Lead guitar, Synth) Website: Official website, Facebook page Genre: “Garage Rock, Revival Rock,…

Local Music Spotlight: Sol Driven Train

Name: Sol Driven Train Members: Ward Buckheister (guitar, trombone, and vocals), Russell Clarke (saxophones and vocals), Wes Powers (drums), Joel Timmons (guitar and vocals), Matt Thompson (bass and vocals), Ross Bogan (keyboards and vocals) Former Members: Rusty Cole (bass and vocals)…

Local Music Spotlight: The Dead 27s

Name: The Dead 27s Members: Daniel Crider (Drums), Will Evans (Guitar), Trey Francis (Lead vocals, guitar), Oliver Goldstein (Bass), Wallace Mullinax (guitar) From: Charleston, SC Website: Official Website, Facebook Page Genre: “Vintage fusion of rock, funk, blues, r&b, jazz and more” Record Label: Independent Albums: dead…

Local Music Spotlight: Calculations Of…

Name: Calculations Of… Members: Calvin Dugan From: Charleston, SC Website: Official page, ReverbNation Page, Kickstarter Page, Facebook Page Genre: Rap, Hip-Hop, Pop Record Label: Independent. Started his own label (Neo Futuristic Records) Albums: “Electric Synthony” (EP, 2011) Where to find their music: iTunes, ReverbNation Where to…

Local Music Spotlight: Fowlers Mustache

Name: Fowlers Mustache Members: Matt Stanley (Guitar/Vocals), Thomas McElwee (Guitar/Vocals), Nick Collins (Guitar/Vocals), Chris Richter (Bass), and John Tankersley (Drums) From: Charleston, SC Website: Official Website, Facebook Page Genre: Rock, blues, folk, jazz, funk Record Label: Independent Albums: The Album (2010) and Goodnight, Mother…

Local Music Spotlight : Daniel D

Name: Daniel D Members: Daniel Davis From: Charleston, SC Website: Official Website, Facebook Page Genre: Jazz, Hip-Hop, R&B violinist Record Label: Independent Albums: “Serenade” (2010), “Play for Me” (2009), and an Untitled Album due out soon Where to find their music: iTunes, CD Baby Where to see them…

Local Music Spotlight: Righchus/Matt Monday

Name: Righchus ***UPDATE, 4/16/13**: Righchus now goes by the name Matt Monday. Members: Matt Bostick From: North Charleston, SC Website: Facebook Page (photo on the left came from his Facebook) Genre: Hip-Hop, Rap Record Label: Independent Albums: “Chaos Theory” (2009), “Sweetgrass & Supras” (2011), “Black Cradles” (2012)…

Local Music Spotlight: Band of Horses

Last updated: 3/23/14 Name: Band of Horses Members: Ben Bridwell (lead vocals, guitar), Ryan Monroe (keyboards, backing vocals), Tyler Ramsey (lead guitar, backing vocals), Bill Reynolds (bass), and Creighton Barrett (drums) From: Formed in Seattle, but currently based in Charleston (Bridwell is from Irmo,…