Category: photos

Willie Jackson Blues Band at El Rocko

The sun (and humidity) came out to El Rocko for the second of the Summer Series shows at El Rocko, starring the Willie Jackson Blues Band. Singing a mix of originals and covers, Willie joked with the crowd and made…

more photos from Savannah Stopover 2018

I know this is four months late, but I figured better late than never! Cicada Rhythm: Gus Dapperton: Honduras: Lilly Hiatt:

Futurebirds pack B&D Burgers for 1st show in new concert series – photos

Futurebirds made the trip down from Athens recently for a sold out show in the first installment of B&D Burgers ‘inaugural concert series at the Congress Street location. The organizers brought in the producton pros at Kaufman-Heinz and a big…

Mitski, Katie Von Schleicher & She Returns From War at El-Rocko – photos

Mitski came through town a couple weeks ago on her “Solo Tour of Beautiful Places” and while she got to experience the beauty (and stifling humidity) of Savannah, we got a truly beautiful performance in return. Just the artist that…

Candler Park Music + Food Festival – write up + photos

Last month, I headed to Atlanta’s beautiful Candler Park for the Candler Park Music and Food Festival. This was a decent-sized annual festival–I had never been before, but the setup was great and it was very efficiently run, which I…

Tyrone Cotton at El Rocko

MusicFile Productions/Savannah Stopover have launched a new early evening Summer Series at El Rocko, and kicked it all off with Lousiville, KY R&B/Soul legend Tyrone Cotton. Inspired by a wide variety of artists, Cotton developed a style of writing that…

DEZORAH at El-Rocko Lounge

The summer heat wave has officially started in Savannah but luckily it looks like that won’t be a deterrence to the slew of awesome bands looking to make their way through the marshes. Case in point: McAllen, Texas’ DEZORAH. The…

SUSTO at The Grey for Stopover in the Yard – photos

In between SUSTO‘s sets at the band’s awesome performance for Stopover in the Yard at The Grey, a good friend of mine wondered aloud what songs the band had yet to play. After all, we had heard so many great…

8th Annual A-Town Get Down w/ Chuck Leavell, Randall Bramblett, Walter Parks, Bernard Purdie, more – photos

What a beautiful day for the 8th annual A-Town Get Down Festival. Like in 2017, the festival took over the end of Indian Street — a tremendous combination of spaces for A-Town’s celebration of the visual arts, music, and community.…

Savannah Music Festival finale brings Tedeschi Trucks, Jason Isbell, many more to stellar Trustees’ Garden venue – photos

3 stages. 12 bands. The most ambitious outdoor music festival in the city’s history. The public unveiling of a huge new/old indoor-outdoor complex after a long multimillion dollar restoration and rehabilitation project. In my City Talk column in the Savannah…