AMG Weekend Picks: Justice, Young Orchids, Youth Lagoon, Chris Knight and More!

[ 0 ] March 22, 2012 |

We get the feeling that Atlanta’s in recovery mode this weekend after the madness of St. Patrick’s Day. But there are still a fair amount of gigs to get you back in the game, making things a little mad for those who want a repeat of last week. You can rock out, dance your ass off, and more all across the city. And don’t forget – Party in the Park tickets go on sale Saturday!

Thursday, March 22 – Justice at The Tabernacle

The dynamic French disco duo will be bringing a helluva dance party to The Tabernacle tonight, with a guaranteed mind-blowing light show and bangin’ tunes.

Thursday, March 22 -Young Orchids at Star Bar

If something a bit more cozy and gritty is your taste, then we highly recommend checking out Atlanta’s Princes of the Garage Rock Scene, Young Orchids, who are releasing their new EP at Star Bar tonight.

FREE!

Thursday, March 22 -Youth Lagoon at The Drunken Unicorn

We really hope you got your tickets to see indie darling Youth Lagoon’s show in Atlanta, because those tickets are all gone!

SOLD OUT!

Friday, March 23 – Chris Knight at Smith’s Olde Bar

The much-loved Kentucky singer-songwriter spins some captivating yarns at Smith’s Olde Bar on Friday night.

Friday, March 23 – Alcest at 529

French multi-instrumentalist Neige brings his shoegazey sludge metal project to 529 for some pretty heavy vibes.

Friday, March 23 – Ponderosa at The EARL

Flitting between Atlanta and Athens, Ponderosa encompasses the down-home style of the country and the sharp melodies of indie rock to give you a blistering live show that will be lifting up the tiles of The EARL.

Saturday, March 24 – Old School Saturday at The Sheraton Atlanta Hotel

Get all dolled up and dance the night away to this mammoth monthly party that plays the finest R&B and hip-hop that the ’80s and ’90s had to offer.

Sunday, March 25 – Odd Future at The Tabernacle

Those trouble-making rap kids are back in Atlanta to make more mayhem, and this time they have an even bigger platform so watch out!

On Sales:

The Beach Boys 50th Anniversary Tour at Chastain Park Amphitheatre, April 28 – on sale Saturday, March 24

Vince Gill at Columbus Civic Center, May 12 – on sale Friday, March 23

Party in the Park Featuring The Flaming Lips w/ Young the Giant at Centennial Olympic Park, May 19 – on sale Saturday, 24

KC & The Sunshine Band with The Tramps at Chastain Park Amphitheatre, May 25 – on sale Saturday, March 24

Avicii at The Arena At Gwinnett Center, June 6 – on sale Monday, March 26

Sting at Chastain Park Amphitheatre, June 7 – on sale Saturday, March 24

Willie Nelson at Chastain Park Amphitheatre, June 15 – on sale Saturday, March 24

Earth, Wind & Fire at Chastain Park Amphitheatre, June 27 – on sale Saturday, March 24

Al Green With The Blind Boys Of Alabama at Chastain Park Amphitheatre, June 29 – on sale Saturday, March 24

Nada Surf at The Loft, July 23 – on sale Friday, March 23

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra: All American Celebration at Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park, July 4 – on sale Friday, March 23

Chicago & The Doobie Brothers at Chastain Park Amphitheatre, July 24 – on sale Saturday, March 24

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