How an abandoned church in rural SC became a concert destination

Feb. 5th, 2020. By Kalyn Oyer – Warren Bazemore and Shane Williams have been playing music together for 20 years, ever since they first formed a band at the University of South Carolina. After signing a record deal and touring for several years, they took some time away from music to start families. For three years, Warren didn’t touch his guitar. But when the two South Carolina boys moved their families to Pawleys Island, they began playing a few shows together, this time under the name Finnegan Bell. And... Read The Rest →

Finnegan Bell Featured on New Tyler Boone Single “Moving On”

Digitally Sound artists Finnegan Bell will be featured on the lead single from Tyler Boone’s upcoming EP, “Moving On”. Produced and engineered by Eric Rickert at Ocean Industries Studios in Charleston, SC, “Moving On” will be available at all digital retailers via Coast Records on September 7th, 2018. Share → Tweet

Two heads are better than one: Duos to know in the Charleston music scene

Shane Williams and Warren Bazemore of longstanding duo Finnegan Bell are masters of the two-part harmony. “It’s more like two singers singing together instead of one in the background,” says Williams. “That’s always appealed to us.” And the duo has had a long time to develop the perfect vocal blend, since Williams and Bazemore have been playing music together since 1994. They were in Appalachian folk rock group Silers Bald right out of college, which made it all the way to a record deal. During the heyday, they were touring... Read The Rest →


Finnegan Bell performed at STAC House in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina with Jim Avett, father of the Avett Brothers. Renae Brabham of Charleston Grit reminisced that “they strummed and harmonized with beautiful tracks from their new record, as well as a moving melodious rendition of ‘Hallelujah’.” Read more from Brabham’s review here. Share → Tweet

Digitally Sound Records Releases ‘New Artist Pack Volume 1’ on NoiseTrade

From the hills of Michigan to the rolling coastline of South Carolina, Digitally Sound Records New Artist Pack Volume 1 captures the quintessential sounds of American singer/songwriter brilliance. Featuring songs from two of the most talented up-and-coming artists in music today, Cooper Anstett’s simple, heartfelt melodies and Finnegan Bell’s gentle yet passionate Southern sound will be sure to captivate your interest and leave you looking forward to more. Download the sampler here. Share → Tweet

Finnegan Bell Receives Their First Review for new album “I Was Gone”

Congrats to Finnegan Bell! The South Carolina Music Guide gave the duo’s new album “I Was Gone” a rave review, stating ““I Was Gone” is a solid display of the pair’s talent and I feel like it could find an audience over a wide range of listeners. Anyone into relationship-oriented and introspective lyrics in a folk rock style would be happy with the awesome production here but you could also please most fans of more laid-back country music nowadays, too.” Check out the full review from South Carolina Music Guide here!... Read The Rest →