Night Sounds

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Kansas celebrates breakthrough album ‘Leftoverture’

It’s time to travel back over the rainbow to find Kansas live, Friday at Bundy Auditorium-USCL in Lancaster. An iconic, innovative band that helped forge the prog/rock niche in the mid-70’s, Kansas is currently touring select cities celebrating the 40th anniversary of their breakthrough album “Leftoverture.”

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Celebrate the music with Leisure McCorkle

You might view Leisure McCorkle live Saturday at The Comet Grill in Charlotte as a great opportunity for an after-Thanksgiving gathering at a cool hangout or be part of that hangout’s 20th anniversary celebration or the annual birthday bash for McCorkle himself.

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Catch a cool blast of blues and jazz

A breezy blast of cool musical mood and attitude is coming this way, courtesy of the 12th Annual Blues & Jazz Festival, Friday in downtown Rock Hill. It’s a crawl from venue to restaurant to club to hangout winding around the Main Street area from 7-11 p.m.

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Celebrate fall with MLB and Acoustic Allstars

Cooler weather is coming, we’re told. Hopefully, this weekend’s predictions for the long-awaited climate change will prove to be true. So, just in case you haven’t been able to acknowledge the switch of seasons, help is here via the The Muthaload Band live Saturday for an End of Summer Jam at the Pineville Tavern in Pineville.

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Shooter Jennings bring his country style to Lancaster

Whether you call him outlaw country, alt country, southern rock, alt/rock or all of the above, Shooter Jennings – live Saturday at USCL Bundy Auditorium in Lancaster – is the real deal. The only child of country music icons Waylon Jennings and Jessi Colter, he is most certainly country music royalty.

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Carolina Nation mixes up rock and country sound

Carolina Nation, live Friday at The Sandbar Grill in Rock Hill, claims title to musical land that crosses classic rock regions into country/new country territory. Guitarist Mark Hinson’s longtime spirited pursuit of these genres is at the helm here, lending authenticity to the genre combination.

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Sonny Skyzz hits old school blue with uptown sound

Music that’s movin’ and groovin’ to drive you to dance, swear fans of the Sonny Skyyz Revue, returning live Saturday to Original Empire Pizza in Rock Hill. Based in Charlotte and formed in 2011, Sonny Skyyz and his Revue pledge musical allegiance to old school blues with an uptown, get down R&B sound.

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‘Beerthday’ with brews and music for LRB

What happens when a group of friends – a couple of bankers, a computer guy, a landscape architect, a trial lawyer, plus a brewmaster – have a great idea then put that plan into motion? For the answer, check out Legal Remedy Brewing in Rock Hill, celebrating their first anniversary – or ‘Beerthday Celebration,’ as they call it, happening this Saturday with a multi-part event including live music.

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Dollhands take the stage at The Courtroom Friday

Dollhands, live Friday among up and coming bands gathered for another round of Concerts at The Courtroom in downtown Rock Hill, might just be a band making a garage rock evolutionary leap. To get more details, I tracked down a phone number, and called Dollhands’ guitarist/vocalist Eric Smeal to get the lowdown.

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America brings its timeless music to town

Whether by a nameless horse, a fair-haired muse or the need for heart in Oz, the Grammy-winning band America – live Saturday at The Old Town Amphitheater in Rock Hill – specializes in casting an evocative spell of scintillating soft rock driven by expert musicianship and ethereal vocals.

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Deshaun Watson's Heisman statement

Clemson's quarterback Deshaun Watson threw for 288 yards and 3 touchdowns in the ACC Championship Game. He rushed for two more. Coach Dabo Swinney says he is by far and away the best player in the league.
Deshaun Watson's Heisman statement 1:20

Deshaun Watson's Heisman statement

Dabo Swinney's message to Clemson defense 1:08

Dabo Swinney's message to Clemson defense

Clemson celebrates winning the ACC Championship Game 0:30

Clemson celebrates winning the ACC Championship Game

Owner of Rock Hill music store to close business after 40 years 1:16

Owner of Rock Hill music store to close business after 40 years