Lowcountry Listens

Created during the pandemic to showcase local artists, Lowcountry Listens featured virtual performances streamed to Facebook and YouTube. Each performance provided patrons with a unique opportunity to experience the Gaillard Center as never before.

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 1

Contemporary Violinist Daniel D., Featuring DJ Calculations Of and Keyboardist Beatman Fresh (Shelton Desaussure)

DANIEL D: A three-time 1st Place Apollo Theater Winner, Daniel D. graduated from Charleston County School of the Arts and studied at NYC’s Julliard School of Music. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 2

Brendan James

Brendan James is an American singer-songwriter in the pop/folk genre, akin to Jason Mraz, David Gray, and Elton John. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 3

She Returns From War

Charleston’s Hunter Park is She Returns From War. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 4

Grace Joyner

Where Grace Joyner’s EP Young Fools served as an introduction to songwriting and a chance to explore her musical muse while treading her own artistic path, her debut LP, Maybe Sometimes in C, revealed what she has found along the way. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 5

Will Blackburn

With a voice that recalls a timeless blend of Ray Charles, Van Morrison, and Jeff Buckley, William Blackburn joins such artists as Frank Ocean in crafting modern soul songs that are alternately lush and intimately earthy. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 6

Admiral Radio

Inspired by the prior-life of their old wooden radio, Admiral Radio creates a unique sound that people can gather ’round to – one that is deeply rooted in traditional folk style but also has the ability to touch the heartstrings of modern-day listeners. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 7

Noah Jones

Born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina, there was always a passion for music growing within. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 8

Swhitey + Emily Curtis

Emily Curtis, is a born and raised local to Charleston, described as a “soulful pop artist with a southern flair”. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 9

Marcus Amaker and Quentin E. Baxter

Marcus Amaker was named Charleston, SC’s first Poet Laureate in 2016. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 10

Chaquis Maliq The EccentroSoul 1 Woman Band

EccentroSoul 1 Woman Band, Chaquis Maliq (Sha-Kees Mah-Leek), delivers the sound of  Eccentric Tasteful Grooves and Honey Soul to her listeners. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 11

Little Bird

Born and raised in Annapolis, MD, Indie R&B/Soul outfit, Little Bird, now hails from Charleston, SC. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 12

The High Divers

“All around the South, Tear Em Down!”, Luke Mitchell, lead singer of The High Divers belts into a microphone at Nashville recording studio, Battletapes. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 13

Nathan and Eva

Local sibling duo Nathan & Eva got their start performing covers online to their thriving YouTube fanbase before jumping into live performing in the Charleston area in 2016. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 14

Sideshow Americans

Sideshow Americans is a four-piece Americana Rock ’n Roll band from Johns Island, SC. Read more…

Lowcountry Listens: Episode 15

Charlton Singleton and Contemporary Flow

A native of Awendaw, SC, Charlton Singleton began his musical studies at the age of three on the piano. Read more…

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