Suds, sounds and the Godfather of Soul

07/27/2014 10:31 PM

07/27/2014 10:32 PM

Brew at the Zoo

Sample beer from domestics to imports to specialty microbrews, meander through the zoo or hang out in the plaza and listen to live music by Whiskey Tango Revue. 7-9:30 p.m. Friday at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden, 500 Wildlife Parkway. Advance tickets are $40; $50 at the gate; Riverbanks Society members, $30. Designated driver tickets, $15 at the gate (includes unlimited soft drinks). Proceeds support ongoing conservation and education efforts at Riverbanks. (803) 779-8717; http://riverbanks.org

Steely Dan

The group’s two original members – Donald Fagen and Walter Becker – are backed by an orchestra in a 8 p.m. Tuesday show at The Township, 1703 Taylor St. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $57-$125 (four-ticket limit); available at the box office and http://ticketmaster.com.

Maxwell

The R&B singer, who’s been making music off and on for 20 years, plays at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at The Township, 1703 Taylor St. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $46-$77 (eight-ticket limit); available at the box office and http://ticketmaster.com

‘Get on Up’

Catch the James Brown biopic starring Anderson native Chadwick Boseman in early screenings Thursday evening at Regal Columbia Cinema on Forest Drive, AMC Dutch Square, Regal Columbiana Grande Stadium 16 and Regal Sandhill Stadium 16. And check out our exclusive video tour of Brown’s Beech Island mansion at thestate.com/living.

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