Archive for September, 2012

5GB With Green River Ordinance; Playing Vinyl, Tonight Sept. 28th

5GB With Green River Ordinance; Playing Vinyl, Tonight Sept. 28th

[ 0 ] September 28, 2012 |

Fort worth based, Green River Ordinance have created quite a story for themselves. In 2009, Out of our Hands, the band’s debut album shot to NO. 10 on Billboard’s Heatseakers chart and catapulted two singles “Come On” AND “On Your Own,” into the Top 40. GRO shared stages with Bon Jovi, Train, Counting Crows, Gavin […]

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Picture Book: Boys Like Girls & All American Rejects @ Tabernacle September 26th

Picture Book: Boys Like Girls & All American Rejects @ Tabernacle September 26th

[ 0 ] September 28, 2012 |

Photos by Jenna Hughes Full Gallery after the jump…

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5GB With Polica; Playing CounterPoint Music Festival, Saturday, Sept. 29th

5GB With Polica; Playing CounterPoint Music Festival, Saturday, Sept. 29th

[ 0 ] September 28, 2012 |

There are obviously SO many reasons to be excited about the CounterPoint Music Festival, but how about the obvious, THAT IT IS IN OUR HOMETOWN OF ATLANTA! Seriously, how lucky is Atlanta to have all this great talent right in our backyard?  As the cure for the common festival, CounterPoint will be filled with two […]

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Interview with Buffi Aguero from the Subsonics; Playing 529 tonight (Sept. 27)

Interview with Buffi Aguero from the Subsonics; Playing 529 tonight (Sept. 27)

[ 0 ] September 27, 2012 |

Talk about tried and true: Atlanta’s Subsonics have been on the garage-punk grind since the early ‘90s. There have been some quiet years, sure, but they seem to have bumped the pace up to a trot since playing the Mess-Around last year, playing several shows after, including the Drive Invasion earlier this month. They’ve got […]

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AMG Weekend Picks: Little 5 Fest, CounterPoint, The Urban Hoedown, Animal Collective and More!

AMG Weekend Picks: Little 5 Fest, CounterPoint, The Urban Hoedown, Animal Collective and More!

[ 0 ] September 27, 2012 |

The weekend is almost here and we’re happily immersed in Fall Festival Season! From the Urban Hoedown, to CounterPoint, and Little Five Fest, we are beyond excited to check out all of the awesome bands and genres this weekend! The venues are also packed with great artists too, so no excuses! Get out and enjoy […]

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What’s Up Thursday?

What’s Up Thursday?

[ 0 ] September 27, 2012 |

OOOH, Did you see Honey Boo Boo last night? Of course you didn’t because you are much cooler than I ever will be! Hope you are counting down the minutes till the weekend like I am! Here are your fun little happenings for this evening! -Atlanta garage-rockers, Subsonics are back rocking their hometown tonight at […]

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Little 5 Fest Lineup Released

Little 5 Fest Lineup Released

[ 0 ] September 26, 2012 |

The awesome Little 5 Fest Lineup is listed in this image or be sure to visit littlefivefestatlanta.com for the schedule and venues. If you purchase(d) advance tickets you can pick up your festival wristband starting at 12PM this Saturday, September 29th, at Criminal Records. The first 250 people at Criminal Records on Saturday can grab […]

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What’s Up Wednesday?

What’s Up Wednesday?

[ 0 ] September 26, 2012 |

Alright, so it ANYONE else out there as excited about the “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” Season Finale as I am? I can’t help it! I know it is a train wreck, but they are from Georgia, so I have to support, right? Ok, so while I am at home being lame, here are some […]

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5GB With The Spring Standards; Playing Smith’s Olde Bar, Sept. 25th

5GB With The Spring Standards; Playing Smith’s Olde Bar, Sept. 25th

[ 0 ] September 25, 2012 |

Three-piece indie folk rockers, The Spring Standards don’t apoogize for being a Brooklyn-sounding band, they embrace it. They released their first EP ‘No One Will Know’ in July 2008 which was co-produced by Rhett Miller of Old 97s and engineered by Kieran Kelly of The Buddy Project.  They recently released their latest album back in […]

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Connor Christian & Southern Gothic @ Peachtree Tavern Friday, October 5th! Guitar Giveaway!

Connor Christian & Southern Gothic @ Peachtree Tavern Friday, October 5th! Guitar Giveaway!

[ 0 ] September 25, 2012 |

Connor Christian & Southern Gothic are a perfect blend of Southern Rock and Country, but with a Pop hook. Their music draws on influences ranging from Ryan Adams, G. Love, and Counting Crows to The Band and Tumbleweed Connection-era Elton John. With their latest album, New Hometown (Part 1), the band crafts their songs from […]

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Picture Book: The Corin Tucker Band @ The Earl, Sep. 21st

Picture Book: The Corin Tucker Band @ The Earl, Sep. 21st

[ 0 ] September 25, 2012 |

Photos by Michael Koenig

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What’s Up Tuesday?

What’s Up Tuesday?

[ 0 ] September 25, 2012 |

It’s back to the grind! But it is a new day, and there is lots to be excited about. Here are some choices for you to end out your day with. -Indie rockers The Spring Standards are at Smith’s Olde Bar tonight, check back later for their 5GB! -”Think gritty Bob Dylan meets old chain […]

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CD Review: No Doubt, Push and Shove, Released September 25th

CD Review: No Doubt, Push and Shove, Released September 25th

[ 0 ] September 25, 2012 |

By Molly Segers No Doubt’s Push and Shove actually sounds like a No Doubt record. This may seem like a ridiculous observation, but considering it’s been just shy of 11 years since they put out a record, it was a completely reasonable concern for long time fans. I certainly breathed a sigh of relief. It […]

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CD Review: Dinosaur Jr. – I Bet On Sky, Released September 18th

CD Review: Dinosaur Jr. – I Bet On Sky, Released September 18th

[ 0 ] September 25, 2012 |

Review by Ellen Eldridge Though Dinosaur Jr. and J. Mascis have long been revered as Seattle scene icons, I didn’t get a chance to catch the wave until much later. In fact, the first time I spent a great deal of time with Mascis’ work was his solo release, Several Shades of Why, that I […]

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Picture Book and Live Review: Music Midtown 2012, Day 2 – Saturday, 9/22!

Picture Book and Live Review: Music Midtown 2012, Day 2 – Saturday, 9/22!

[ 0 ] September 24, 2012 |

Photos by: Hillery Terenzi, Review by: Stephanie Roman How has Music Midtown changed over the last two decades? Are re-tweets from a band the new autographs? Do 52,000 people need more toilets than beer stands? One thing’s for sure: from year to year, what makes this Atlanta’s must-see festival is an amazing lineup. O’ Brother […]

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