AMG Weekend Picks: David Allen Coe, Diana Ross, Radiohead, Rich Robinson and More!

[ 0 ] March 1, 2012 |

Country outlaws, soul divas, college rock heroes, experimental indie rock legends… oh my! This weekend is ridiculously packed with the best music the past five decades have given us. We’re not sure how you’re going to make all these choices, so let us know what you decide on in the comments below.

Thursday, March 1 – David Allen Coe at Center Stage

Country legend David Allen Coe brings his old school outlaw standards to Atlanta for a rowdy singalong tonight.

Thursday, March 1 – Diana Ross at Fox Theatre

The grand R&B diva herself will be wowing audiences with her presence tonight.

Thursday, March 1 – Radiohead at Philips Arena

Pretty much every music nerd in town – and beyond – will be in Philips Arena tonight, being blown away by the antics of Radiohead.

Thursday, March 1 – Guns N’ Roses at The Tabernacle

Axel Rose brings his own version of Guns N’ Roses back to Atlanta for a show at The Tabernacle.

Thursday, March 1 – Saturday, March 3 – Camp-In Festival at 40 Watt Club

Celebrate all things Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker with three nights of music in Athens. Bands like Jonny Corndawg, Ponderosa, T. Hardy Morris & the Outfit (Dead Confederate) and Shonna Tucker (Drive-By Truckers) will be supporting over the weekend.

Friday, March 2 – Rich Robinson at Smith’s Olde Bar

Black Crowes’ guitarist Rich Robinson comes back to Smith’s Olde Bar on Friday night.

Friday, March 2 – Heartless Bastards at The EARL

We hope you got tickets for this show, because the Texas rockers-on-the-rise will be playing a sold out gig at The EARL on Friday night.

Saturday, March 3 – Packway Handle Band at The Buckhead Theatre

Athens’ excellent bluegrass five-piece comes to The Buckhead Theatre with Seven Handle Circus and Mockingbird Sun.

Sunday, March 4 – Dinosaur Feathers at 529

Jangly art indie rockers bring their “avant-pop harmonies” to East Atlanta Village on Sunday night.

Sunday, March 4 – Dr. Dog at The Buckhead Theatre

Wrap up the weekend with some sunny Beach Boys-flavored harmonies with the epically delightful Dr. Dog.

On Sales:

Coheed and Cambria at The 40 Watt Club, May 5 – on sale Saturday, March 3

Creed performing “Human Clay” at The Tabernacle, May 27 – on sale Friday, March 2

LMFAO with Far East Movement, The Quest Crew, Sidney Samson, & More! at Philips Arena, June 20 – on sale Friday, March 2

Iron Maiden – Maiden England at Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood, June 23 – on sale Saturday, March 3

Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band at Fox Theatre, July 6 – on sale Friday, March 2

Madonna at Philips Arena, November 17 – on sale Monday, March 5

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