Stories by Jeremy Craig

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Wednesday, Aug 29, 2012

Aiken season has dance, song, improv

Single tickets for the Aiken Performing Arts Group's 2012-2013 season go on sale Sept. 1, featuring a broad range of entertainment.
By Jeremy Craig

Sunday, Aug 12, 2012

With The Corduroy Road, change is good

Its line up may be different, and its second album might have different instrumentation than the first, but The Corduroy Road is still bringing honest Americana to listening audiences.
By Jeremy Craig

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Classic hits concerts will benefit local children

For Ed Turner and Number 9, putting on sold-out shows where the timeless pop music of The Beatles is performed is as much about musical perfection as it is helping children in need.
By Jeremy Craig

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Aiken Symphony Guild grows

For 26 seasons, the Aiken Symphony Guild has made it a point to bring classical music to Aiken and Edgefield counties. This year, the guild is bringing a new program to students and teachers.
By Jeremy Craig

Friday, June 8, 2012

Impulse Ride to play tribute

Event to remember friend will also benefit outdoors.
By Jeremy Craig

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Rockers Taproot to bring own concept of music to Sky City

In April, rockers Taproot released The Episodes, an album six years in the making. It's described as a concept album. So, what's the concept?
By Jeremy Craig

The Ramblin' Fevers find their footing in folk music

A few years back, David Beverly and Steven Dodd dipped their toes into music, through both church and hardcore music. Then, they made a 180 and went for a sound getting back to a Southern tradition.
By Jeremy Craig

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Springfield to entertain for WBBQ anniversary party

Rick Springfield will perform June 8 in a concert to celebrate the 65th anniversary of WBBQ-FM, an influential radio station that was one of many that helped bring Springfield up the charts when ...
By Jeremy Craig

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Lady Antebellum whirlwind tour to stop in Augusta

To say that Lady Ante­bellum has been busy is an understatement. But they will return to an eager hometown crowd with two shows - May 22 and 23 at James Brown Arena.
By Jeremy Craig

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Dragon boats to carry message of Goodwill

A celebration of Asian cultures and a boat race for a good cause will come together Saturday, April 28, to Augusta's Lake Olmstead to kick off what officials hope to be an annual tradition.
By Jeremy Craig

For Moon Taxi, sky's the limit on music

Moon Taxi, supported by Funk You, will bring its eclectic sound to Augusta on Wednesday, April 25, at Sky City, 1157 Broad St.
By Jeremy Craig

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Mass Chaos headed for Augusta this weekend

On Friday, April 13, hard rock is going to shake downtown Augusta - the starting point of a national tour by the some of the genre's most well-known acts Godsmack and Staind.
By Jeremy Craig

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Theory of a Deadman, Stellar Revival to bring rock to Country Club

Music fans wanting truth, risk-taking and a "take-it-or-leave-it" swagger in their rock won't be disappointed in an upcoming show at The Country Club.
By Jeremy Craig

Yacht Rock Schooner will put listeners in the groove

It's time for Augusta to get smooth with Atlanta's Yacht Rock Schooner and slip into a time when the gentle grooves of soft rock burst onto the nation's airwaves in the late '70s and early '80s.
By Jeremy Craig

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Rock Fore! Dough welcomes back Darius Rucker, more

One of Augusta's largest music events and perhaps the largest party around during Masters Tournament week is getting a double-dose of tunes this year, with a new second stage to keep the music ...
By Jeremy Craig

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Matt Toka treats dysfunction with rock music

For Youngstown, Ohio, native Matt Toka, rock is his therapy.
By Jeremy Craig

Sunday, Jan. 7, 2007

President is chosen at meeting

The Richmond County school board, featuring several new members and challenged with finding a new superintendent, met Saturday for the first time this year and elected District 8 member Jimmy ...
By Jeremy Craig

Saturday, Jan. 6, 2007

Police slow interstate traffic

Slowdowns, police cars, shut-down entrance ramps - what's going on along Interstate 20 in Augusta?
By Jeremy Craig

Friday, Jan. 5, 2007

Graffiti isn't sign of gang activity

The graffiti that recently has been scrawled on the walls of downtown businesses might be ugly and take away from the central business district's appeal. But authorities said the spray paint tags ...
By Jeremy Craig

Teen to face rape charges

Richmond County sheriff's investigators have charged a 16-year-old boy with raping a girl behind Glenn Hills High School.
By Jeremy Craig

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