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6:32 am on Thursday June 17, 2010

About the guy who sings opera-style on Charleston's streets

Image by Flickr user Lake Effects Photography Not Blakeney's feet, but we're just trying to set the mood, ya know? Spend enough time in downtown Charleston (particularly on King Street) and you'll sooner or later stumble across a man singing opera...
4:33 am on Friday July 10, 2009

Profile of Charleston's iconic street violinist

Image by Flickr user Perctheory Image by 20090710-violin.jpgWithout James Floyd, one of Charleston's tourist-heavy street corners would be a lot duller. On many days of the week Floyd can be found playing his violin on the corner of Market and...
7:22 am on Wednesday January 7, 2009

Why don't you give to street performers?

Image by Flickr user Perctheory No, this isn't a lynching. It's an honest question stirred in my head by a post from Charleston City Paper blogger David Lee Nelson. Nelson wrote about two young kids doing impressive acrobatic performance, and how...