Music

Dec. 06, 2017

The best of 2017’s indie rock

It was a great year for music across the board — this writer zeroes in on a genre that particularly had lots to offer.

Nov. 14, 2017

Ashe talks debut album, performs new songs in Columbia

The singer is making waves as a solo artist following the debut of two new singles.

Oct. 24, 2017

Snail Mail brings emotion and charm to Cafe Berlin

Alongside It’s Me: Ross and Shady Bug, the Baltimore trio captivated its audience last Friday night.

Oct. 11, 2017

The Mid-Mo Rock Awards shed light on local rock and metal bands

The Grammy-esque event recognized talented groups from Columbia, presenting 15 awards and seven live performances.

Oct. 10, 2017

Palehound plays Cafe Berlin and treats audience to triple encore

Preceded by Rae Fitzgerald and Thunder Dreamer, Palehound created a fantastic atmosphere.

Oct. 08, 2017

Emmylou Harris’ wisdom and talent for storytelling hooked audiences at Roots N Blues

With decades of musical experience, Harris knows exactly how to enchant an audience with her voice and stories.

Oct. 08, 2017

Gary Clark Jr. mixes classic rock and blues at Roots N Blues

Gary Clark Jr. and his band wowed the audience at Friday’s closing Roots N Blues performance.

Oct. 04, 2017

The Hooten Hallers trio offers variety in their musical sound

The trio mixed up their musical sound in a diverse set Saturday.

Oct. 01, 2017

Sylvan Esso stunned a sold-out audience last Monday at The Blue Note

Alongside its musical talent and unique pop sound, the duo has incredible stage presence that engaged the whole room.

Sep. 26, 2017

Leon Bridges puts a modern spin on the blues

Bridges will mix old and new sounds in his appearance at Roots N Blues.

Sep. 26, 2017

Old 97’s to take the stage at Roots N Blues for an evening of alternative country-rock

The band’s lyrics range from witty to heavy-hearted and their slight southern twang is captivating.

Sep. 26, 2017

Roots N Blues festival to feature rock and blues artist Gary Clark Jr.

Gary Clark Jr. brings fusion of rock and blues to the Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival this year.

Sep. 26, 2017

Renewing her country style, Emmylou Harris performs at this year’s Roots N Blues N BBQ festival

As she finds her way in the modern era of folk, Harris comes to the Roots N Blues N BBQ festival to remind people of her contributions to the progressive country and folk sound.

Sep. 26, 2017

Booker T’s rich tunes to be performed at Roots N Blues N BBQ

Booker T. Jones, four-time Grammy award-winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, cultivates the modern age’s definition of soul and R&B.

Sep. 20, 2017

Ohmme’s indie-rock delivers emotion and pure technical talent

The trio Ohmme may just be starting out, but their concert showed they have more amazing music to come.

Sep. 04, 2017

Pump-up playlist to jumpstart the new semester

MOVE has all your music needs covered.

Jul. 11, 2017

MOVE playlists: Summer tunes for every mood

One of our hip writers curated fifteen songs for you and summer ‘17.

May. 07, 2017

Zach Sullentrup's 'Debt Sounds' showcases his talent as an upcoming artist

The album is a combination of emo, pop and indie rock music, with an ironic twist.

May. 06, 2017

Mangosteen enters the local music scene with the release of 'Planets'

The Columbia-based band released its debut record on April 28.

May. 01, 2017

The final countdown: the ultimate study playlist

Study like a pro with this playlist that covers all the bases ― denial, determined, terrified and just done.