Singer/guitarists. Classic country, soul, R&B. rck, and more.
Veteran Charleston singer/electric guitarist Bigbee (of rock band Stained Glass Wall) performs a solo set and welcomes guests for the weekly “open mic” night.
Local singer/pianist Gary “Shrimp City Slim” Erwin performs the “Blue Monday” night.
The Southern presents the weekly “Artist Dealings Radio Performers Showcase,” a weekly series of collaborative performances hosted by Charleston-based musician and radio host John Totaro of Artist Dealings Radio (KineticHiFi.com). Featuring a variety of acoustic and plugged-in singer/songwriters and players.
Home Team’s ongoing/weekly “Holy City Confessional” open mic series in West Ashley is modeled after the musical showcases of Nashville that focus on the art and craft of songwriting. Revered Carolina songsmith Danielle Howle —a folk-rocker with an impressive repertoire of melodic and experimental originals — emcees and shares hosting duties with Reid Stone (Guilt-Ridden Troubadour) from week to week. Admission is free, and sign-up is open to all original performers. (photo by Ballard Lesemann)
Local singer/guitarist (of TrickKnee) and guest.
Charleston-based pop/rock songwriter. Pop, rock, Americana (originals and covers).
Local string quartet the Bushels perform a weekly residency at the award-winning downtown brewpub Edmund’s Oast (1081 Morrison Dr.) every Tuesday evening this spring and summer. Guitarist Jim Algar, mandolinist Mal Jones, banjo player, Guilds Hollowell, and bassist Whitt Algar will perform in the courtyard by the Bower from 6-9 p.m. It’s always free and open to the public.
Acoustic Gratefeull Dead faves.
Jazz and standards.
The weekly oyster roast and show. Larry David Project — singer/guitarist Dave Dunning (of Live Bait) and singer/conga player/tambourinist Larry Strickland (of Spunjwurthi) — handle classic rock standards, old-school country, ’70s pop, A.M. gold, and Key West-style jams. Local oysters available for $5 a bucket.
Local singer/guitarist playing folk, country, and Celtic styles.
Acoustic rock, classic and modern.
Charleston comic Stan Shelby hosts a weekly comedy open mic for amateurs and professionals looking to tryout new material upstairs at Joe Pasta on King Street.
Funky pop classics, R&B, rock, and party tunes.
Local singer/songwriter. Rock, pop, Americana.
Brazilian guitarist and vocalist Duda Lucena and his band play a mix of bossa nova, baiao, maracatu, samba, and blues.
Local singer/guitarist handling groovy rock, classics, and reggae.
Local bluegrass/folk music jam session.