On this listing, I have tried to include every event that I have heard about. Of course, there is always so much happening on the Columbia Music Scene it's impossible to have every musicians' gig list or every venues' show calendar.
Jean Bourque ...Paints to live music at Tapp’s Art Center Thurs. July 7th 8-9PM. Live music provided by Lauren Streeter during the First Thursday On Main St. Columbia, SC
Jean Bourque ...Paints to live music at Buckaroo's 1701 Dreher Island Rd. Chapin, SC on Friday July 8th. Music provided by DUBA. 9-11 pm. Art created that night will be sold to the highest bidder!
Dr. Roundhouse At Utopia Sat. July 2nd, 8-11pm
Papa String Band Music at Stillwater Taproom, Augusta GA Fri. July 8 8pm
at Utopia Food and Spirits Columbia SC Sat. July 9 830PM
at Art Bar Columbia SC Sat. July 30 8PM
Freedom Festival at Sandhills July 4th 4pm until Celebrate the 4th surrounded by art from area artists and music; Kicking off with Rock Candy at 4pm
at Smoke BBQ in Blythwood 7pm July 2 and @ Alter Ego Tapas July 4th 9pm
Angela Easterling At Village of Sandhills Mon. July 4 at 5pm and July 8 at 730PM
CD RELEASE PARTY for Angela Easterling, Brandon Turner, Fayssoux Starling McLean and A Fragile Tomorrow Music Sat Jul 16 2011 @ 08:00 PM at The Showroom At HUB-BUB, Spartanburg, SC
DUBA Band Friday July 1 at 830pm Buckaroo’s at 1701 Dreher Island Rd Chapin, SC
Duba Band Fri. July 8th at Buckaroo's right on the lake, see address above. Jean Bourque will be painting to the DUBA BAND!
Also at Buckaroo's ...
Pamela Dale July 14 about 830 pm and J. Edwards July 23 start about 830 pm
The Dirty Lowdown Wet Willies on Gervais Columbia 10pm – 1AM Fri. July 1
@ Wounded Warrior Benefit July 9, see Danielle Howle listing for details
@ Awendow Green in the Charleston area, 8pm July 13th
@ Baja Broiler Lexington 8PM July 22
John Scollon and Bitteroot At Utopia Friday July 1 830-1130PM
Jeff Pitts solo at The East Room Fri. July 1 at 8PM
Prettier than Matt Village Idiot 9pm July 5th
Deleveled at Kelly's Pub Wed. July 6th at 10pm
Acoustic Challenge Rock 93.5 Acoustic Challenge Finals on Tues. July 5th in the Vista, at Carolina Ale House 730PM
JULY 9 Art Bar AND
JULY 23 @ CJ's
Keith Bates Hosting Open mic at Utopia Thurs. July 21st; 8-12PM and Thurs. Aug 18 at 8PM music by REDD WYNE and special guests. Bring your talented self to Utopia and be prepared to play or cheer on the musicians.
Whiskey Tango Revue At the Art Bar on Park St Columbia 8PM July 23 and later at the House in 5 points Sept 2nd CD RELEASE Party
Danielle Howle, Justin Smith, The Dirty Lowdown Sat. July 9 at 10 AM Rock the Vets benefit concert at Columbia National Guard Armory 1255 Bluff Rd. Columbia, Cover $10. to benefit The Wounded Warrior Project.
Bourbon Street Wednesdays at Liberty Tap Room, sponsored by Keepin'Jazz alive
July 6th - Zee Slaughter Trio returns
July 13th - Jamal Hasan Trio with Tim Gannon (Bass) and Matt Flemming (Drums)
Fundraiser for Keepin' Jazz Alive, a nonprofit dedicated to the art form of all genres of Jazz music and its understanding, appreciation, advancement, promotion, and sustainability. Keepin' Jazz Alive give music instruments and scholarships to deserving students.
The GetAWAY with special guest Michael Sanders at Utopia July 29th 8-11 PM
-----------SPECIAL EVENTS AT THE ART BAR
JULY 9 Art Bar: Stillhouse, Jackaroe, Timshell & Chuck Mims
AUG. 6 JeRRYFeST @ Art Bar with Dr. Roundhouse, Tough Mama, Alien Carnival,
John Scollon and Bitteroot, The Funky Junk Band, and Jackaroe
-----------OPEN MIC AND JAMMING
Rockers Nite Out at The House in 5 points on Tuesday July 5th at 8:00
open mic jam hosted by The Jam Room
Blues Night Blues Jam every Tuesday night 8-12 at Utopia
Open Mic with Pamela Dale at Jake's Kickstand exit 101 Irmo 8pm until
Open Mic every Thursday at Utopia 8-12 PM