Paul Simon coming to Simpsonville, tix go on sale Friday

One of the all-time rock greats, Paul Simon, is coming to the Simpsonville’s Heritage Park Amphitheater this summer, but if you want to go, chances are you’re going to need to get your tickets early.

Bollywood Blast

Taj Express is an extravagant homage to the beloved Indian musical

Eschewing an Easy Niche

After nonstop touring, an attempted robbery, three bullet wounds, and a 10-day coma, country rockers Parmalee’s luck had nowhere to go but up

Upstate Shakespeare Fest: Auditions April 8, first show May 25

The 2017 Upstate Shakespeare Festival will feature ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ and ‘Titus Andronicus.’

Greenville Little Theatre announces ’17-18 season

Greenville Little Theatre Executive Artistic Director Allen McCalla knew he had to go big in 2017-18 season — the theater’s 50th year on Heritage Green and the 25th year McCalla and his wife, Suzanne, who serves as GLT’s producing director, have been at the helm.

The many moods of Megan Jean and the KFB

In the four years since their last album, Megan Jean and the Klay Family Band have undergone something of an identity crisis.

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 […]

Mac Arnold’s gets a blues booker

Sue Luley met Dr. Mac Arnold on a music cruise. Now she books shows at his club.

Garage rockers Italo and the Passions ready new EP

Last week, garage rockers Italo and the Passions begin recording a new as-yet-to-be titled EP in their home studio, with plans to release it by the time their next tour kicks off in June.

Downtown Alive, Main Street announce musical lineups

It’s spring — and time for the city’s outdoor music series. The season kicks off on Thursday, March 16 with Piedmont Natural Gas Downtown Alive, which opens with a performance by the pop rock band and last year’s Gimme the Gig Contest winner Brooks Dixon Band.

Travis Smith set to release self-titled LP

Listening to the tracks on Greenville singer/songwriter/guitarist Travis Smith’s new self-titled album, it’s difficult to figure out how he’s not on the pop or R&B charts.

If you like NPR’s ‘The Moth,’ this event at M. Judson is for you

“I just wanted an event where people in Greenville could come share stories about their lives.”

MAC seeks artists for 2017 Downtown Alive arts tent

The Downtown Alive “The Arts Do Downtown Alive” tent, organized by the Metropolitan Arts Council (MAC), is looking for artists and arts organizations to share space in the tent to display work, sell tickets, offer promotional materials or anything that takes advantage of this free marketing opportunity.