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5 bands to check out in 2016

2016 is looking to be a jam-packed year of touring and new music for these five rising bands — each of which have their own charm that sets them apart from bands like them.

Weekend Events: 2/19/16

2/19/16 Disney Live! Mickey and Minnie's Doorway to Magic Whether there are kids in your life that you need to entertain or you are just a kid at heart, check out "Disney Live!

Road tripping: Asheville, North Carolina

Perfectly located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina, the festive city of Asheville offers a variety of unique shops, great skiing, delicious food and distinctive culture. With a little bit of something for everyone, Asheville is a constantly growing city that is a great place for a weekend adventure.

Curtesy of Marvel

Three upcoming Marvel shows on Netflix

After the successful release of "Daredevil" on Netflix, three more Marvel shows should prove to be a beneficial addition to the online video streaming service. With "Luke Cage" and "Iron Fist" arriving in mid-2016 and "The Defenders" in 2017, Netflix has a growing list of action movies and shows. 

Courtesy of USC Department of Theatre and Dance.

'Scapin': A brilliant and witty night of comedy

A modern adaptation to a comedic classic, "Scapin" takes over the stage of the Longstreet Theatre, beginning Friday and running through Feb. 27. Vibrant colors, interactive set, thrilling music and incredible acting are sure to leave audiences satisfied.

Alexa Chung arrives for the 55th Annual Grammy Awards at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, on Sunday, February 10, 2013. (Kirk McKoy/Los Angeles Times/MCT)

Dress like an icon: Alexa Chung

Famous for her daring fashion choices, retro vibe and devil-may-care attitude, Alexa Chung’s style is the perfect mix of new and old. Chung’s wardrobe is easy to wear, versatile, comfortable, unique and attainable with the direction of these tips.

Weekend Events: 2/12/16

Love is in the air and Columbia is bustling with activity. Whether you are by yourself, with a friend, your family or a significant other, check out some of the ways South Carolina celebrates love this weekend.

Chester is a serene location to spend the weekend.

Road trip towns: Chester, SC

Situated just an hour away from Columbia, the small town of Chester is sure to enchant you with its slow-paced atmosphere, historic buildings and kind culture.