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8:25 am on Wednesday February 19, 2014

Former CCU and American Idol alum belts out dynamic debut

“In This Life” By Elise Testone Not to discredit or belittle Testone’s experience on “American Idol,” but it would seem she’s a stronger artist for her defiance to the “Idol” system than for her adherence to it. This Coastal Carolina University alum...
9:18 am on Friday February 7, 2014

‘American Idol’ Elise Testone to headline Myrtle Beach St. Patrick’s Day Festival

Elise Testone, former “American Idol” contestant and Coastal Carolina University graduate, will be the headliner at this year’s Oceanfront Merchants Association St. Patrick’s Day Festival on March 15. Testone is one of about 10 bands lined up to...
4:59 am on Friday February 22, 2013

B.B. King coming to North Charleston (Update: With special guest Elise Testone)

Image by ProvidedBlues legend B.B. King will be playing at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center on April 23rd at 8 pm. There will be an internet presale running from tomorrow (12/5) at 10 am until Thursday, December 6th at 10 pm. You can...
1:22 am on Sunday January 6, 2013

Elise Testone returning to Charleston for solo show at Music Hall

Elise Testone, a one-time Mount Pleasant resident who wowed the country on American Idol, will be returning to the Holy City for her first solo concert since the reality show ended. Testone will be performing at the Charleston Music Hall on...
3:10 am on Friday December 7, 2012

Elise Testone sings the national anthem at the MLS Cup

Local singer and former American Idol contestant Elise Testone sang the National Anthem at the MLS Cup earlier this month. Video of her rendition was posted to YouTube and can be seen at HolyCitySinner.com.
6:21 am on Monday November 26, 2012

Elise Testone to appear at the Pour House

The Dead 27s are playing the Charleston Pour House tomorrow (Tuesday, November 27) to celebrate rock legend Jimi Hendrix’s birthday and they’ll have a special guest joining them. Recent American Idol contestant and former Charleston-crooner Elise...
5:43 am on Friday April 27, 2012

American Idol update: Elise Testone eliminated just shy of reaching the Top 5

Elise Testone talks to MTV about being eliminated and defends her musical integrity. (Updates are at the bottom.) If you hadn't already heard the news, Charleston's own Elise Testone (who you've probably seen singing every Thursday night at Fish...
10:15 am on Tuesday June 7, 2011

Profile of local singer/songwriter Elise Testone

Image by Flickr user maryaustinphotoAre you ready to fall in love with another local musician? Elise Testone is a bluesy local singer/songwriter that's coming up in the industry, having already opened for acts such as Snoop Dogg, Nappy Roots, Kevin...
6:49 am on Sunday July 26, 2009

Elise Testone and Emotive playing at Voodoo's jazz series

Image by Elise Tentone and EmotiveImage by 20090726-testone.jpg Voodoo Tiki Bar and Lounge's summer jazz series continues this Tuesday, July 28 with Elise Testone and Emotive. Elise's sultry voice backed by her talented band will be sure to make...