After an exciting week of empowering young women at Girls Rock Camp, one then might wonder about the state of affairs of women in music today in the South. How many local bands from South Carolina do you know? Check it HERE.
The ladies of Roller Derby Columbia QuadSquad and Richland County Regulators are teaming up with Music Farm Columbia on Thursday, August 6, 2015. They plan to raise awareness and, most importantly, money for Pawmetto Lifeline, a vital organization dedicated to protecting our community’s homeless dogs and cats. The Roller Derby Rock Show will feature … [Read more…]
Mac and Cheese is the ultimate comfort food. Our editors, Brittany Braddock and Roxy Lenzo, host a battle royale to find the Best Mac in Soda City. Each month, we’ll bring you a review of three local restaurants’ mac and cheese. No mac is safe and neither are our waistlines. This month we run the gamut from fancy to frill-less:
It is with great pleasure that we introduce the latest, greatest bit of everything to come out of Columbia, South Carolina. This is Death of Paris’ new video for “Give + Take,” a beautiful ball of frenetic energy on their GOSSIP EP. They kicked off their tour at Ladypalooza at New Brookland Tavern on July … [Read more…]
I’ve always loved a good haircut. When it’s not realistic to move or change jobs, a haircut makes me feel like I’ve made a definitive change in my life. Over the years I’ve had long hair, bangs, a wedge cut, a pixie cut, a shaved head, a faux hawk. I’ve colored my hair platinum, red, … [Read more…]
I decided to become a teacher later in life than most educators probably do. I came of age during the sixties when political upheaval was a fact of life and many young people were not returning home from war. I tried to avoid thinking about adulthood and facing all the controversies of the day. I … [Read more…]