Must-see shows this week: 18th and Addison, ’68, and the Sharon Jones Birthday Tribute Show

18th and Addison with The Indoor Kids, Quality Time, and Monty Carlock Friday, April 28 Radio Room, 2845 N. Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville 9 p.m. $7 The musical chemistry between singer/guitarists Kait Kait DiBenedetto and Tom Kunzman, the duo that leads 18th and Addison, is stunning. For starters, they don’t sing traditional duets; they circle around […]

Must-see shows this week: Maybird, Andrew Scotchie & The River Rats, and April B. & The Cool

Maybird with Sparrows Point and Serotonal Saturday, April 23, 9 p.m. Radio Room, 2845 N. Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville $7 The key word for the music of the Brooklyn band Maybird is “atmosphere,” in an almost literal sense. Over simple, folk-style song structures, the band layers billowing clouds of guitars, pierced by bright vocal harmonies that seem […]

Must-see shows: NeverFall, Merck Mountain Spring Jam and JL Fulks

NeverFall with WarClown, Tar Hag, and Final Drive; Merck Mountain Spring Jam, featuring Tiger Junction, The Trolls, Adam Carter, Mason Jar Menagerie, Gary Fann, Musta Bones, Bad Mojo, Silver Tongue Devils, sympl, Dustin Owens and The First Amendment, Taught By Heroes, the LOZ Band, and Noveil; JL Fulks

Must-See shows this weekend: Taina Asili, Replacire and Craig Sorrells

Taina Asili w/ Matt Townsend, Replacire, w/ Kingdom Faust, Abductor, & Cadaver Creator, and Craig Sorrells Birthday Bash

Must see shows this week: Toby Mac, Cedryl Ballou & The Zydeco Trendsetters and Faces Unturned

Toby Mac, Cedryl Ballou & The Zydeco Trendsetters and Faces Unturned

Must See Shows This Week: Flower$ feat. $amson, The Mantras and Calvin Get Down

Flower$ feat. $amson, The Mantras and Calvin Get Down

Must-see shows this week: Motel Radio, Pierce Edens and The Pinx

Motel Radio with The High Divers Gottrocks Friday, March 17 9 p.m. $10 Usually, when a band is from New Orleans, you can hear it in their music in one way or another. But the blurred, atmospheric rock of Motel Radio is far different from the jazz, funk, or blues you expect from a Big […]

Must-see shows this week: Second to None, Sly Sparrow and The Grateful Brothers

Second to None, w/ Broken Testimony, State of Illusion, From the Divide, Redefined, and Red X Ground Zero, 3052 Howard St., Spartanburg Friday, March 10 6 p.m. $7 Second to None started out in 2009 as a relatively straightforward modern-rock band, with an emphasis on heavy riffs and screaming vocals. But the longer they were […]

Must-see shows this week: Nathan Angelo, The Trongone Band and Glass Mansions

Nathan Angelo w/ Kylie Odetta The Spinning Jenny, 107 Cannon St., Greer Friday, March 3 8 p.m. $10 in advance/$12 day of show Singer and piano player Nathan Angelo’s sound is, in some ways, a throwback. He writes soulful pop songs that seem to leap out of the speakers, and he’s been able to consistently […]

Must-see shows this week: Brother Oliver, Wirewood, Tez Sherard

Brother Oliver, w/ Mark Webb & Justin Peter Kinkel-Schuster Friday, Feb. 24 The Spinning Jenny, 107 Cannon St., Greer 7 p.m. $9 in advance, $12 at the door The Greenville band Brother Oliver, aka multi-instrumentalist siblings Andrew and Stephen Oliver, has evolved over its three-year existence from a stripped-down folk act to an outfit that […]

Soundbites: Upcoming Concerts

Dead 27s, Burns Like Fire, and The Holy Ghost Tent Revival

Soundbites: Upcoming Concerts

The Black Lillies, The Independents, and Wasted Wine

Soundbites: Upcoming Concerts

Mason Jar Menagerie, Chris Lane and Brooks Dixon Band

This week in sounds: The Trolls, Calvin Edwards, Cosmic Charlie

Calvin Edwards Trio, The Trolls and Cosmic Charlie

Sound Bites: Upcoming Concerts

Susto w/ Vilai Harrington, Ian Fitzgerald, Gláss w/ Eureka California & Feather Trade