Local cover band Pop/Rock/Cult is relatively new to Charleston, taking shape as a five-piece outfit with drummer/vocalist Mike Besta, bassist Sandip Roy, and guitarists/vocalists Joe Fisher, Daniel Bennett and Frank Royster. “The musicians in the band have come from an original music background,” said guitarist/vocalist Daniel Bennett. “It’s a good way for us to keep… Read More »Live music with Pop Rock Cult
Justin Hiltner is a banjo player and songwriter based in Nashville, TN. His high-energy, Scruggs-style picking is unique in its combination of traditional aesthetic and progressive, outside-the-box thinking. Having a dynamic, variable voice on the banjo has given him opportunities across genres, not simply in straight-ahead bluegrass or “newgrass” alone, but also in folk, country,… Read More »An evening with Justin Hiltner
Dacota Muckey is a singer/songwriter/jam-band-frontman from Indianapolis, Indiana. He began playing and writing music at about 12 years old. Equipped with an acoustic guitar and a passion to live a life on stage, he immediately joined a local band and hasn’t stopped performing since. Some of his influences range from old school legends such as Pink Floyd and Jimi… Read More »Live music with Dacota Muckey
We're excited to have Molly Durnin back live on the Commonground stage! Molly Durnin is a singer-guitarist with an engaging stage presence. She has been performing non-stop as a full-time musician for ten years, making her a rarity among female artists. She has garnered accolades as a singer-songwriter due to the breadth and depth of her writing,… Read More »Live Music with Molly Durnin!