12:00 am
Student winners perform: Coleman Wright, alto saxophone; Ben Haimann, marimba; Sabrina Raber, flute The Program: Adolphe – Underneath the Sheen Ibert – Concertino da Camera for Alto Saxophone and 11 Instruments Puts – Marimba Concerto Griffes – Poem for Flute and Orchestra Stravinsky – The Firebird Suite USC Students – free with student ID (must be picked up from the...
12:00 am
Whoa Dakota Nashville-native and Little Rock-raised Whoa Dakota was recognized as 2018’s Best Pop Artist by the Nashville Scene. Designated by NPR as one of the most “dazzlingly eclectic music makers in Nashville’s indie pop scene,” Whoa Dakota is taking her signature blend of indie pop, r&b and Americana on the road in 2019. rickoLus RickoLus is a traveling songsmith...
Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
7:00 pm
Mark Rapp founder and CEO of ColaJazz, will be bringing a jazz listening event on February 22nd and March 29th. ColaJazz is a multifaceted jazz organization based in Columbia, SC with an educational and outreach arm as well. ColaJazz brings internationally recognized jazz stars to Columbia, SC while also highlighting and celebrating Columbia’s jazz talent. Friday, March 29 Celebrating Astrud...
Mar 29 @ 7:30 pm
7:30 pm
Sympatico Percussion includes five of the country’s most highly respected percussionists and percussion teachers: Scott Herring (South Carolina), Joseph Krygier (Ohio State), Johnny Mendoza (McMurray), Christopher Norton (Belmont) and Susan Powell (Ohio State). The ensemble creates programs with entertainment and intrigue, virtuosity and poignancy, and appealing melodies and vibrant rhythms from around the world. Sympatico’s Southern Exposure concert includes 20th-century...
Legends of Hip Hop @ Colonial Life Arena
Mar 29 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Legends of Hip Hop lineup includes the talents of Juvenile, Scarface, Too Short, DJ Quik, 8Ball & MJG, Bun B and Pastor Troy
She Festival @ Tapps Arts Center
Mar 30 all-day
12:00 am
Celebrate Women in the Arts at the She Festival Artist & Fine-Crafters Market, She Gallery and Stage Performances by musicians, poets, dancers, filmmakers and more on March 30th 5-10pm Tapps Arts Center 1644 Main Street Columbia, SC 29201 SheFestival.org shefestivalsc@gmail.com (803) 816-0496 Tickets: Early bird tickets $8, $10 on the night of the show
USC Wind Ensemble Concert @ Koger Center for the Arts
Mar 31 all-day
12:00 am
Premiere performance of Red hot sun turning over: on Southern myths, monuments, and histories, an 80-minute, monumental new composition for wind ensemble, mezzo-soprano, wind quintet, electronics and archival film by UofSC faculty composer David Kirkland Garner that uses a critical sense to explore the current debates around Confederate monuments in the South. The piece assembles many elements from American and...
Musical Feast @ Koger Center for the Arts
Apr 13 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
6:30 pm
The University of SC School of Music’s Musical Feast will be an evening you won’t want to miss! Stroll through six different spaces within the Koger Center and experience a different musical performance in each space, performed by School of Music students, all while enjoying delicious food and drink. It is a true moveable Musical Feast! Proceeds fund scholarships for...
Cardi B. @ Colonial Life Arena
May 12 all-day
Cardi B. @ Colonial Life Arena
12:00 am
 
Steve Earle & The Dukes @ The Senate Columbia
May 16 @ 7:00 pm
Steve Earle & The Dukes @ The Senate Columbia
7:00 pm
Don’t miss Steve Earle and perhaps his best group of Dukes ever!  “It was 1974, I was 19 and I had just hitch-hiked from San Antonio to Nashville,” Earle said in mid-Texas-cum-Greenwich Village drawl. “Back then if you wanted to be where the best songwriters were, you had to go to Nashville. There were a couple of places where you...
Chris Young @ PNC Music Pavilion
May 17 all-day
Chris Young @ PNC Music Pavilion
12:00 am
Chris Young’s RAISED ON COUNTRY Tour comes to PNC Music Pavilion Friday, May 17th with special guests, Chris Janson & Dylan Scott.
Luke Bryan @ PNC Music Pavilion
Jun 2 all-day
Luke Bryan @ PNC Music Pavilion
12:00 am
Luke Bryan’s SUNSET REPEAT Tour with special guests Cole Swindell and Jon Langston comes to PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte!
REO Speedwagon @ Bell Auditorium
Jun 4 all-day
REO Speedwagon @ Bell Auditorium
12:00 am
REO Speedwagon returns to the Bell Auditorium stage June 4. Tickets on sale Friday, March 22th at 10am and are available at AECtix.com, 877-428-4849, and The SRP Box Office at James Brown Arena.
Luke Combs @ PNC Music Pavilion
Jul 13 all-day
Luke Combs @ PNC Music Pavilion
12:00 am
Luke Combs “Beer Never Broke My Heart”  comes to Charlotte July 13th with special guests Cody Johnson and Ray Fulcher!
@ PNC Music Pavilion
Jul 27 all-day
 @ PNC Music Pavilion
12:00 am
Hailed as SPOTIFY’S MOST-STREAMED COUNTRY MUSIC ACT OF 2018 (garnering 2.5 billion streams on the platform alone), FGL will keep the good times rolling on the 2019 CAN’T SAY I AIN’T COUNTRY TOUR this summer, featuring DAN + SHAY and MORGAN WALLEN, plus special guests HARDY
Sep 11 all-day
Hootie & The Blowfish: Group Therapy Tour @ Colonial Life Arena
12:00 am
Iconic pop-rock band Hootie & the Blowfish appeared on  NBC’s TODAY   to announce a highly anticipated return to full-time touring in 2019, as the foursome sets out on the 2019 Group Therapy Tour with direct support from special guests Barenaked Ladies.  The band formed by Mark Bryan, Dean Felber, Darius Rucker and Jim “Soni” Sonefeld during their time as students at the University of South Carolina will...
Sep 12 all-day
Hootie & The Blowfish: Group Therapy Tour @ Colonial Life Arena
12:00 am
Iconic pop-rock band Hootie & the Blowfish appeared on  NBC’s TODAY   to announce a highly anticipated return to full-time touring in 2019, as the foursome sets out on the 2019 Group Therapy Tour with direct support from special guests Barenaked Ladies.  The band formed by Mark Bryan, Dean Felber, Darius Rucker and Jim “Soni” Sonefeld during their time as students at the University of South Carolina will...
Sep 13 all-day
Hootie & The Blowfish: Group Therapy Tour @ Colonial Life Arena
12:00 am
Iconic pop-rock band Hootie & the Blowfish appeared on  NBC’s TODAY   to announce a highly anticipated return to full-time touring in 2019, as the foursome sets out on the 2019 Group Therapy Tour with direct support from special guests Barenaked Ladies.  The band formed by Mark Bryan, Dean Felber, Darius Rucker and Jim “Soni” Sonefeld during their time as students at the University of South Carolina will...