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Jazz

September 2018
After winding down the work day, the owners of goat.sheep.cow. don their hostess hats, throwing a lively dinner party...

July 2018
Lend an ear to WNC's rich musical traditions

May 2018
After wowing audiences the world over with their soulful, get-up-and-dance versions of Sea Island spirituals and work...

May 2018
Charleston’s growth has been a boon for, and in part driven by, its creative community. The return of festival season...

May 2018
In his new album, Lee Barbour shares an experience at once personal and universal

March 2018
From a laugh-out-loud memoir to historical fiction by a best-selling author, local—and locally connected—writers have...

January 2018
The Charleston Jazz Academy nurtures improv skills and elevates musicianship among all ages

October 2017
Free Verse Festival hails poetry all month long

September 2017
Savannah has a familiar old-meets-new mix, but Charleston’s sister city 100 miles southward always feels like a true...

August 2017
Grilled peaches and French wine on stone patios, cool mist from a 75-foot waterfall, and shopping for cashmere sweaters...

June 2017
Summer Guide 2017

May 2017
Local drummer Brandon Brooks boosts the local music scene with Jyve

March 2017
Ranky Tanky aims to share its contemporary expression of Gullah music ’round the globe

February 2017
Every few years, we survey Charleston’s culinary scene, asking area gourmands, food writers, and other F...

January 2017
Jazz musician Robert Lewis discusses his career as a performer, composer, and educator 

December 2016
The renowned event planner and entrepreneur shares her secrets for a cozy, memory-making get-together that she swears...

October 2016
Catching up with Edith Howle, curator of TEDxCharleston, in advance of the October 19 event

July 2016
Melissa Lenox, an interior designer and longtime California girl, brings a dose of West Coast style to her new home on...

May 2016
Not sure how to choose among all the Spoleto 2016 offerings? Here, leaders of area arts organizations, plus a couple of...

May 2016
Conor Donohue’s songwriting shines in new release Cayenne

May 2016
Ninety years after the untimely death of Edmund Thornton Jenkins, Spoleto Festival USA premieres his unfinished...

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September 2015
How do you define “luxury”? Perhaps it’s an occasional indulgence, or a unique experience, or even something...

August 2015
To commemorate Charleston’s 40th anniversary, we honor 40 influential people and groups whose vision, passion, focus,...

May 2015
Filmmaker Julie Dash, celebrated for elevating African-American heritage on the silver screen, is chronicling the...

November 2016

March 2015
Filmmaker Travis Pearson’s America Street shows at this month’s Terrace Charleston Film Festival

January 2015
40 Ideas to Better Yourself—and Your City—in 2015

January 2015
Songstress Leah Suárez, executive director of Jazz Artists of Charleston, begins a big year