Tuesday night Nelly entertained a packed house for the second annual Samsung AT&T Summer Krush concert series. Although the Grammy Award winner didn’t take the stage until over 40 minutes after his scheduled time, Nelly did not disappoint. The show started with a bang- literally- as an all female drumline decked in Nelly’s own Apple […]
Archive for August, 2008
4th Annual Beer & Whiskey Fest Sunday, August 31 (2PM – 11PM)Park Tavern – 500 10th St NE – Atlanta, GA 30309 * Charity event for PAWS Atlanta’s Oldest & Largest No-Kill Animal Shelter. * 4 Tribute Bands: Van Heineken (Van Halen), M.E.R.M.E.R (R.E.M.), Desire (U2) & Talk Journey To Me (Poison & Journey) * […]
The East Atlanta Icehouse, occupying the former Echolounge location opened last night. In the 1920’s the venue was an ice storage house. With 12 inch thick brick walls, the Icehouse is the perfect spot for a live venue. A new, state-of-the-art sound system has been installed along with a new lighting system and hardwood floors. […]
Nate Ruess, former lead singer and songwriter for The Format, has joined forces with Andrew Dost, formerly with Anathallo, and Steel Train’s Jack Antonoff to form a new band- Fun. Although Ruess has quietly been working on Fun material for sometime, the trio will officially enter the studio in early September to start work on […]
After cancelling their scheduled August 2 show, jam band Umphrey’s McGee will return to Atlanta to play at The Tabernacle for one night only on Sunday, September 14. Tickets from the canceled August 2 show will not be honored. Tickets for the September 14 show go on sale today, August 19 at 10am. Find tickets!
Comedy Central Live presents Lewis Black on his national Let Them Eat Cake Tour. The comedian, actor, and writer will be appearing for one night only at the Fabulous Fox Theatre on Thursday, October 2. Tickets go on sale this Saturday, August 23 at 10am through LiveNation.
Multiple Grammy Award winner Mary J. Blige is bringing her class act to Lakewood Amphitheatre on Sunday, October 12. She is touring in promotion of her eighth studio album, Growing Pains, which was released late last year. As if seeing Ms. Blige on-stage was not enough, Robin Thicke will be her special guest. Thicke’s latest […]
Mayor Of Ponce needs an outlet. Here goes everything… “Life moves pretty fast. And if you don’t stop to look around every once in a while, you just might miss something.” Palm trees. I don’t know how they do it, but they can have an amazing effect you. It’s not scientifically proven, but I’m pretty […]
On September 16th, Avenged Sevenfold will release a DVD/CD package called Live in the LBC & Diamonds in the Rough. The live DVD features the band’s April 10th hometown show at the Long Beach Arena headlining the Rockstar Taste of Chaos tour, while the CD contains previously unreleased b-sides that were recorded during the making […]
Who says the music industry is dead? I’m in it all day everyday, and I say it’s anything but. The amount of music being released by majors, minors, signed, unsigned-whatever, is at an all time high, and I’m loving it…that’s the beauty of living in modern times; we have access to all sorts of music […]
As a prelude to the release of their eagerly anticipated ‘Best of’ entitled Brotherhood, dancefloor pioneers The Chemical Brothers will drop a brand new digital single Midnight Madness tommorow, Tuesday August 19. The package will also include the classic track "Hey Boy Hey Girl" remixed by Soulwax. "Midnight Madness" has already become a massive global […]
There’s a new venue in town called Kavarna at 707 East Lake Drive in Decatur. The venue serves food and hosts a variety of musicians and singer-songwriters events. On the last Thursday of every month, Garrett Freireich (formerly of Eden) hosts an event called The Gathering. Click on the flyer for more information or visit […]