Look, we’re not saying ventriloquist comedian — ventrilocomedian? — Jeff Dunham is racist, misogynistic, homophobic and anti-Semitic. But his hacky, outdated, shopworn, minority-targeting, quote-unquote-politically-incorrect act is. 

Charles Bradley: Soul of America starts with the happy ending: It opens with the late soul singer, already 62 years old, on the precipice of releasing his debut record, No Time For Dreaming, on the vaunted Daptone Records soul imprint. 

Perchance you saw Free Times recent Best of South Carolina Music poll for 2019, read about Benny Starr and his moving and politically potent 2019 opus A Water Album, which landed at No. 1 on that list, and now you’re raring to see him live and in person? 

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Tony and Pulitzer winners, cross-disciplinary collaborations, world premieres of original works and revivals of name-brand hits — it seemed li…