Great Live Music

Here is information about some of the music you can hear at Tall Ships® Charleston

Jeff Dent - Local singer/songwriter with an Americana love, romance and family oriented thematic flavor to his energetic, charismatic and upbeat strumming and powerful voice, Jeff's been a mainstay at Outlaw Writers, Holy City Troubadors and winner at Palmetto Brewery Open Mic in Charleston. Unforgettable. "Jeff's music comes from the core of who I am, lost in love and all its musings. Southern Rhythm and Blues smothered in Americana Folk Funk."

Emily Skipper, young, age 19, up and coming superb singer/songwriter and captivating vocalist, channeling, stars such as Stevie Nicks, Casey Musgraves, and others, Emily also won first place at the Palmetto Brewery Open Mic series in Charleston.

Angela Easterling -  is a bright shining star on the country/folk/ horizon! Her gift is so special. I loved listening to her CD! Brought me back to the time the Byrds recorded "Sweetheart of the Rodeo" - tradition meets youthful exuberance!" Roger McGuinn, The Byrds Motherhood, Easterling says, “is definitely the biggest inspiration for songwriting I’ve ever had,” a statement that’s evident throughout “Common Law Wife,” which collectively offers quite a few lyrics that celebrate the arrival of her first child, and explores the complexities, struggles and joys of her experience.

Danielle Howle - Known for captivating audiences with her stunning vocal ability, contagious energy, and incredible songwriting skills, Danielle’s music ranges from country swamp blues to jazz to Americana. The South-Carolinian song belle has been compared to Flannery O'Connor, Patsy Cline, and Nina Simone. Reviewed 7 times in The New York Times, calling her “an extraordinary mind, a southern storyteller with a gorgeous sense of melody that should be pouring out of stereos everywhere.” danielle

Tiffany Kaminsky - a young local singersongwriter stealing her father's microphone at 2, playing since age 12, channeling classic stars like Mary Chapin Carpenter, Jim Croce, Elton John and more, TK's a staple on the Open Mic circuits in Charleston the last 10 years.

Graham Whorley - Graham is a mainstay troubador on the Charleston music scene, a recent TED(talks) featured performer, host and producer of many benefit concerts in the area and just an extraordinary guitarist. Using a loop machine, he makes a sound by himself that is worthy of a 7 piece band.

David Bethany - longtime Charleston singersongwriter, former winner of Ted McMahon's Star Search (the original VOICE/American's Got Talent TV show), bandleader of Charleston's favorite KILLER WHALES band, David's voice and guitar playing take you to moods you forgot you loved and want to hear again. davidbethany

Chance and Circumstance - (CK Chance and Jig Wiggler) is a local Charleston music collaboration project with an eclectic mix of blues, jazz, rock, country, and originals that creates an experience that's sure to put a smile on your face and make you excited to hear what they're going to play next. They play all over Chucktown.