We've got some great shows coming up at The Loft – and you've got the chance to win some tickets for them! Or you can buy tickets at Ticket Alternative. French bossa nova stars Nouvelle Vague will be covering their usual new wave hits on February 18. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for your chance to […]
Archive for January, 2010
One of our favorite Atlanta bands, Death On Two Wheels, will have two of their songs featured in a new film, The Violent Kind, which will have it's world premier at this year's Sundance Film Festival. "Calling Us All Back Home" and "Two Dollar Bills" (a fan favorite) are also in the band's latest record, […]
As per usual, Pop Death Squad bring us a fab night of free music in Little Five Points' Star Bar. Tonight will feature Sealions, The Orkids and Chris Unck. And all for free!
Elvis Costello brings his latest project, a rootsy exploration into old school country music, to Atlanta on April 26. He'll play The Tabernacle and tickets are on sale Friday, January 22 at 10 a.m.
Smith’s Olde Bar to Host Haiti Benefit on February 1 with Van Heiniken, Nelson Nolen Experiment and More!
Smith's Olde Bar has quickly put together a great gig to benefit the people of Haiti affected by the earthquake last week. Called WE CARE 2010, the event will feature performances by Van Heiniken, Nelson Nolen Experiment, HIP TO DEATH, son.aria, The Dead Rites and others. From the venue: Experts are estimating over 50,000+ people […]
Editors In This Light and on This Evening Epic/Fader By Eileen Tilson In the music industry, the third time is definitely is the charm. By a band’s third album, they should have formally gelled creatively, perfected their live show, and understand their own talent enough to expand their music to the next level of fans. […]
The Villains The Villains DCM Records By Al Kaufman Remember the '70s? For those who don't, it was a sort of weird time musically. It was the time when country and rock began to merge. It was led by a band from California of all places, The Eagles. If the Eagles formed today, they would […]
Atlanta loves beer. So it goes without saying that we would be very happy with a beer festival, especially in the quiet, desolate month of February (not to mention the fact that the Decatur Beer Festival is all the way in October). Which makes this news of a new beer festival, the Winter Beer Carnival […]
Two great shows have just been announced for The EARL, coming up this spring. Beach House bring their ever-so-pretty sighs and swoons to Atlanta on March 29. Tickets go on sale tomorrow, Friday, January 15 at 10 a.m. over on Ticket Alternative. But before that, we'll get to hear legendary Leeds post-punk band The Wedding […]
Everyone is getting pretty giddy about Spoon's new record and upcoming tour. They'll be playing Atlanta on March 20 at The Tabernacle with our own Deerhunter and Austin, Texas' Strange Boys. Tickets will go on sale this Friday at 10 a.m.
Enter to Win an Autographed Gibson Electric Guitar When You Buy Tickets for Five Star Iris @ Smith’s Olde Bar, February 12
You can see an ace show and possibly win a fantastic prize – all thanks to Five Star Iris. The band is giving fans a chance to win an autographed Gibson Electric Guitar just by buying an advance ticket for their upcoming show at February 12. Buy tickets now at Ticket Alternative.
Ticket Alternative will be selling tickets for the Eddie & Agnes concert series, taking place at Presser Hall on the Agnes Scott campus. As many of you probably already have heard, the first show will be George Winston on February 23. Tickets are on sale now at Ticket Alternative. If you don't know what all […]
By Al Kaufman What with more and more chain stores getting exclusive rights to releases from Tom Petty, Rolling Stones, Sugarland and the like, it is nice to see the record companies throw the independent record stores a bone once in a while. Warner Brothers Records is doing just that with their Loss Leaders Re-Revisted CD. […]
From our sister site, TA Live… ***** It’s the first Three Picks of the Week … of the year. Hurrah! And to celebrate, here’s a delightful trio of videos to put you in a chipper mood, ready to take on 2010. The Guillemots are already a name that brightens my mood, and now Fyfe Dangerfield […]