Music

To say that Charlotte is packed with scores of amazing musicians would be an understatement. Bands and soloists, virtuosos and divas, composers and performers – they’re all here, representing countless genres, recording and releasing, and gigging all over the city. Turn it up to 11 and get to know some of them right here in The Biscuit.






You Don’t Say – Audrey Kell Student Raps “Harvard Let Me In”

CLT Creatives, Happenings, Music | February 13, 2020


As reported by WBTV, one Audrey Kell High School senior got creative after being deferred from Harvard University. While Harvard continues looking over his application, Ethan Kim wanted to make sure they knew what they’d be missing out on if he’s not… read more »




DaBaby loves Charlotte and Charlotte loves DaBaby

CLT Creatives, Happenings, Music | December 7, 2019


We love Charlotte. A lot. We at the Biscuit try to represent our city everyday and champion all of the creative energy it has to offer whenever we can. We’d like to think that we are the #1 fans of Charlotte but there is one man who loves Charlotte s… read more »




Harvey Cummings II Gets a Gig … With Oprah!

CLT Creatives, Happenings, Music | September 27, 2019


This week brought exciting news for stalwart of the Charlotte music scene, Harvey Cummings II. Harvey announced Tuesday that his ensemble would be playing in front of keynote speaker, Oprah Winfrey, at the 2019 UNCF Maya Angelou Women Who Lead Lunche… read more »




VIEWFINDER: Dave Butler Captures the CLT DJ Battle Scene

CLT Creatives, Happenings, Music, Photography | July 23, 2019


Each month, The Biscuit will feature Viewfinder, a gallery of selected photographs from some of our favorite Charlotte photographers. Today we feature some choice shots from creative renaissance man, Dave Butler – in particular, his work capturing im… read more »




The Biscuit Podcast – July 24, 2019

CLT Nonprofits, Music, Podcasts | July 23, 2019


This week on The Biscuit Podcast, co-producer and host Andy Goh serves up two servings of creative goodness. First up, a chat with Digi-Bridge founder David Jessup, Jr., on the heels of his recent announcement that he’ll be stepping down to return to… read more »




HUG LIFE: Alesa Moore Sings Loud and Soft & Does What She Loves

CLT Creatives, Music | June 11, 2019


Those around Alesa Moore have always known she’s a singer. Now, thousands and thousands of people around the world know, too. She was recently awarded a HUG (Helpful Unfettered Gift) Micro-grant to assist her in creating a music video for one of her… read more »




Brit Drozda Makes Something Beautiful

CLT Nonprofits, Music, Podcasts | May 29, 2019


Growing up with parents who supported their children’s creativity, Brit Drozda and her brother indulged a love of music from an early age. The wrote and performed together in high school and Brit accelerated her live performances at Davidson College…. read more »




Played by Hausman: Vol. 2 – Boingo Graphics

Editor’s Pick, Music, Videos | May 6, 2019


Can you make music at Boingo Printing? With creativity and imagination … absolutely! Charlotte musician Jason Hausman of Hot Sake, along and his intrepid crew –cinematographer Ben Peremeau, editor Maverick Floyd, Groundcrew Studio and trumpet play… read more »




Kat Holland “The One” Music Video

CLT Creatives, Music, Videos | March 28, 2019


Jam on into the weekend with “The One” a new single from Charlotte’s Kat Holland. This one’s the opposite of NSFW. Crank it up. The office will thank you.




Not Just Coffee, You’ve Been Played

CLT Creatives, Music, Videos | February 26, 2019


We challenged Emmy Award-winning composer + sound designer Jason Hausman of Hot Sakē to “play” a local business. He responded by creating this remarkable piece produced almost entirely with sounds captured at Not Just Coffee. Behold, Vol. 1 of Played… read more »




Matt Olin Interviews Doug Katsaros About BY MENNEN

Music, Videos | February 10, 2019


Byyyyyyy Golly! Inspired by the 250 Jingle Video, Matt Olin talks to Doug Karsaros about writing “By Mennen” & other famous jingles.




Jingles 250

Music, Videos | February 10, 2019





“TRUTH”- JARON STROM

CLT Creatives, Music, Videos | February 10, 2019


He rocked out The Voice … now he’s bringing his smooth stylings to The Jam. This week, Charlotte Star Room sends us “Truth” from Charlotte sensation, Jaron Strom.




YUNG Citizen- OutKast ft. MoonLander & Rob Flo

CLT Creatives, Music, Videos | January 31, 2019


We’re slathering sweet & savory sounds of “OutKast” by Charlotte’s own YUNG Citizen, featuring MoonLander & Rob Flo on this week’s Biscuit. The Jam is selected by Charlotte Star Room.




Dexter Jordan – Be Cool

CLT Creatives, Music, Videos | January 13, 2019


This week’s installment of The Jam features “Be Cool” – a tasty track from Dexter Jordan selected by Charlotte Star Room.




There Can Be Only One DJ to Reign Over the Queen City

CLT Creatives, Happenings, Music | May 8, 2019


Some may say that the glory days of epic DJ battles are over. Charlotte musician and producer, Dae Lee, says they’ve just started. When he heard about Charlotte SHOUT! and its focus on music, Lee decided the time had come to revive a time-honored tra… read more »




Turbo Charged Creativity – CLT Father & Son Make Music Together

CLT Creatives, Editorials, Music | April 22, 2019


Graphic designer. Musician. Dad. While those words can’t capture the creative prowess of David Haire, senior designer at Wray Ward, they’re a good start. And, they help explain what drives him. Haire has been a mainstay in Charlotte’s local music sce… read more »




RevelWood Mission Wants to Haunt Your Ears

CLT Creatives, Music, Videos | March 27, 2019


RevelWood Mission, the first-ever house band at CreativeMornings/Charlotte, are about to drop their second album since 2017 entitled “Stirring the Haunts.” To create it, this crazy-talented quartet of men-on-a-melodic-mission holed up in an abandoned… read more »




The Jam! Zilpah Louise

CLT Creatives, Music, Videos | February 26, 2019


Each batch of The Biscuit features a music track from a Charlotte artist, selected by our friends at Charlotte Star Room. This time, it’s Zilpah Louise’s killer cover of Billie Eilish’s “bury a friend.” Check out her video below. Still hungry? Take a… read more »




TASTY TRACK: “Time Machine” by Jason Jet

Music | December 30, 2018


In each batch of The Biscuit, we’ll feature a new music track from a Charlotte artist selected by Charlote Star Room. This time, it’s Jason Jet rocketing us back into the past with “Time Machine.” Listen to the track below or watch the video. Still h… read more »