Cuban Cowboys

LIVEstream: Cuban Cowboys

Gino Castillo is an Afro-Cuban jazz percussionist, singer and leader of the Cuban Cowboys based in Charleston. Their high-energy performances bring dancers and non-dancers to their feet. Gino Castillo: congas, vocals Abdiel Iriarte: keys, vocals, musical director Daniel Dickinson: saxophone, flute Jake Holwegner: bass Ron Wiltrout: drums An educator, composer, and singer Gino’s accolades include: … Read more

Boomtown trio

LIVEstream: Boomtown Trio

The Boomtown Trio have a big sound fueled by bigger energy. United by rich vocal harmonies, adroit champion fiddling, and renowned upright bass playing, their tunes are adeptly crafted and expertly delivered. A rare and wonderful combination of chamber music and folk music, the sorrowful Southern Gothic songwriting springs from a rich tradition while harkening … Read more

Jim Mings

LIVEstream: Jim Mings

Jim Mings is easily one of South Carolina’s greatest treasures. He is a beautiful cat inside and out, an encyclopedia of jazz songs, a brilliant guitarist, and one of the most interesting improvisers you’ll experience. Whether he’s playing a standard from the American songbook or a country tune, without fail, it is deep in the … Read more

oracle blue livestream

LIVEstream: Oracle Blue

Oracle Blue blends elements of Neo-Soul, electronic music and #BAM (Black American Music) to create a newfangled soundscape with a sullen danceability. The group is fronted by producer Liz Kelley on guitar and effected vocals, supported by playback engineer Zach Douglas on trumpet and electronic sampling. Paul Gladstone joins them on drums. Watch it on … Read more

amos hoffman

LIVEstream: Amos Hoffman

Amos Hoffman performs a beautiful and exciting program of originals and standards presented in an variety of ensembles from solo guitar, duo, trio to a swinging quartet. Amos Hoffman: guitar Sam Edwards: bass Ocie Davis: drums Mitch Butler: trombone AMOS HOFFMAN (pronounced AH-mus) is an Israeli Jazz Guitarist & Oudist known worldwide as a pioneer … Read more

David Rodriguez and the Caravan

LIVEstream: The Caravan

David Rodriguez and The Caravan bring you the exciting sounds of Latin music. The Caravan is a Latin band in South Carolina, performing Latin Jazz, Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cumbia, and even a little R&B. The Caravan features old-school Salsa and Jazz, the music of Ray Barretto, Tito Puente, Celia Cruz, Hector Lavoe, Carlos Santana, Tito … Read more

hank bilal trombone

LIVEstream: Hank Bilal

This week, we release our 3rd of the 2021 LIVEstream season with something smooth, grooving, and downright funky. Hank Bilal is powerful trombonist from Winnsboro, SC. Hank Bilal has shared the stage with artists such as Aretha Franklin, BeBe Winans, Frankie Beverly & Maze, and many more. He is member the Honorary Band Fraternity, Kappa … Read more

Mitch Butler Trombone

LIVEstream: Mitch Butler

This week, we release our 2nd of the 2021 season with something new, unique, and off the beaten path. ⁠ ⁠ Trombonist Mitch Butler, a native of Raleigh NC, has been balancing professional performance and music education at a very high level for 20 years. He received his Bachelors and Masters degrees in Music Performance … Read more