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6:55 am on Friday August 31, 2012

Second annual Beach Music Hall of Fame Induction ceremony honors songs from 1957

Photo by CJ Schmit Coastal Carolina University will host the second annual Beach Music Hall of Fame Induction ceremony on Sunday, Sept. 9 at 6 p.m. in CCU's Wheelwright Auditorium. The seven artists to be honored are Chuck Berry, Earl Bostic, Ray...
5:20 am on Sunday May 1, 2011

Twist and shout your way into the record books (Update: record status)

The Twist Record Artwork Update 5/1 record status: More than enough people showed up for the event. But the record was not broken! Once people found out that Chubby Checker was not going to make an appearance for the event, they left in...
7:59 pm on Thursday April 28, 2011

Shagging into the Hall Of Fame

Flickr userFerrari + caballos + fuerza = cerebro Humano 's Coastal Carolina University, at 6 p.m., Sunday, May 15, will host the Beach Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. Eight legendary beach music artists and 10 songs will be inducted at the...
9:40 am on Tuesday April 26, 2011

Beach Music Bash Twists into downtown Myrtle Beach

Flickr user: Attila con la cámara The city of Myrtle Beach kicks off its 2011 slate of Mayfest celebrations this weekend with the second-annual Beach Music Festival Saturday. The event will be a day-long celebration of the area’s richest musical...
4:08 am on Saturday April 23, 2011

Oldies radio station "The Surf" has returned to the air waves

Flickr user Billy V The Worley family just couldn't sit idle when 94.9 went silent in January. A lot of people were surprised when beach oldies station 94.9-FM was announcing it's closing in January. But the station is back as of this week. The...