Time to say goodbye to Spittoono

All good things must come to an end, and the annual Spittoono Festival is no exception.

YA authors examine unexpected loss, self-harm in latest novels

As part of Read Up Greenville’s yearlong program to celebrate young adult and middle-grade literature, two authors will be in conversation on Saturday to discuss their latest novels and answer questions.

BB&T Fall for Greenville announces 2017 musical lineup

Will Hoge, J. Roddy Walston, Stop Light Obvervations top this year’s schedule.

The team behind the fright flick ‘Risers’ turns to the service industry for help

Jeff Martell sees a parallel between creating a successful restaurant and making a movie. “You have to build a crew and do a lot of prep work, and you need a lot of money to do it.”

Future Chord, Rock the Ranch music festivals return for second year

There are two daylong music festivals in the Upstate this Saturday.

Keys to Success: Pianist Dan Overly wraps up his second summer as a Tanglewood Fellow

As a child, Dan Overly told his father he wanted to be a professional trombonist just like his dad. The problem was Overly wasn’t quite old enough to play the instrument, so his father told him to take piano lessons first. That turned out to be great advice. Overly, a pianist from Greenville, is spending his second summer as a Fellow at the Tanglewood Music Center, the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s summer academy for advanced musical study.

These Millennials Will Rock You

The two-hour musical review features songs from the Bee Gees, Carole King, Elton John, Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Wonder, Three Dog Night, Queen, Marvin Gaye, Prince, and many others. Singing along is encouraged.

Marcus King graces cover of Guitar Player mag

If you wander past the magazine aisle at the grocery store this week, take a closer look at the stands. You might see a familiar face.

Hip-hop vet DJ Tavo takes local MCs under his wing

For almost 20 years now, Tavo Ramirez has been one of the Upstate’s premier DJs, mixing danceable beats with a rainbow of musical influences.