I hope you’re staying in town this weekend because there are so many great concerts happening! From Rap to Rock to Country, Atlanta has all the genres covered this weekend! Send your tweets & pics to @AtlantaMusic while you’re at the shows and we’ll share them!
Friday, July 20- Neko Case with Kelly Hogan at Atlanta Botanical Garden-
This show is sold out, but you can catch Kelly Hogan at Wax n’ Facts today at 4PM for an In-Store Performance! Check out other Upcoming Shows at Atlanta Botanical Garden!
Friday, July 20-Blair Crimmins & the Hookers w/ Adron at The Earl
Crimmins brings The Hookers out to blast the room with Dixieland horns, rowdy ragtime piano and gypsy jazz guitar.
Friday, July 20- Nathan Angelo at Smith’s Olde Bar
What happens when you take soulful keys and pair them with perceptive storytelling, rock-infused melodies, and heartbreaking hooks? You get Nathan Angelo..
Friday, July 20- SidAerial at Vinyl
In celebration of the release of the new album, the party is a “RED OUT” – be sure to dress in something red, and take your places as members of the SidNation!.
Friday, July 20- Ben Deignan at Eddie’s Attic
“There’s an energy that just pours out of him… I saw a rock star up there tonight.” -Ed Roland (Collective Soul).
Saturday- July 21- Milo Greene at Drunken Unicorn
Touring in support of their debut self-titled album. If you like music from Local Natives and Beach House, then you’ll love Milo Greene.
Saturday, July 21- The B-52’s at The Fox Theatre
From the timeless gems of “Rock Lobster,” “Planet Claire,” and “Private Idaho” to the more recent classics “Channel Z,” “Love Shack,” and “Roam,” the B-52s’ unforgettable dance-rock tunes start a party every time their music begins.
Saturday, July 21- Neulore & The Canvas Waiting at Eddie’s Attic
After releasing a well-crafted EP, Apples & Eve, Neulore has begun to take their heartfelt songs to the masses. ..
Saturday, July 21 – The New Orleans Suspects at Smith’s Olde Bar
The band was formed about a year and a half ago. It is the result of a jam session at the Maple Leaf in New Orleans.
Saturday, July 21-Eric Dodd Band & Ty Bates Band at Peachtree Tavern
Eric Dodd is a Singer-Songwriter with the ability to cross between Rock, Country and Americana genres. Recognized by members of Georgia’s country music industry as Georgia’s best country artist and artist most likely to succeed, Ty was named Georgia Country Artist of the year November 5, 2011.
Saturday, July 21- Dazz Band w/ Freddie Jackson at The Amphitheater at Riverdale Town Center
Featuring Dazz Band, Freddie Jackson, and Meli’sa Morgan.
Saturday, July 21- Joe McGuiness at Steve’s Live Music
Since releasing this award winning, highly acclaimed album, Joe has been hitting the Atlanta scene hard, amazing audiences with his acoustic guitar work, powerful voice, quarky song styling, and mockery of the banjo.
Saturday, July 21- 311 and Slightly Stoopid at Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood
The Party Concert of the Summer!
Saturday, July 21- The Temptations & The Four Tops at Chastain Park Amphitheater
Two legendary and monumentally influential singing groups together on the same night!
Sunday, July 22- Nicki Minaj at The Fox Theatre
Sure to be a fun show filled with lots of Pink accessories and decor! Nicki is just plain adorable!
Sunday, July 22- Frank Ocean at Center Stage
This show is sold out! Our Twitter Friend, @afinalencore said this show was their #1 pick for the weekend!
Paper Bird at Smith’s Olde Bar, September 12
mike watt & the missingmen w/ special guests at The Earl, October 25
ON SALE NOW!
Old Crow Medicine Show with The Lumineers at The Fox Theatre, August 25-
Rufus Wainwright & Ingrid Michaelson at the Tabernacle on Saturday, October 20.
Maxwell at Philips Arena, July 27 –
IDENTITY FESTIVAL 2012 at Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood, August 2 –
Honda Civic Tour presents Linkin Park and Incubus at Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park, August 19 –
Phish at Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood, August 28 –
Music Midtown 2012 at Piedmont Park, September 21 and 22 –
COUNTER.POINT Festival in Atlanta, GA, September 27-29
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