Archive for December, 2013

Interview: David Leinweber @ Eddie’s Attic 1/5

Interview: David Leinweber @ Eddie’s Attic 1/5

[ 0 ] December 31, 2013 |

David Leinweber has played in a wide variety of venues and musical styles, ranging from rock, to blues, to folk, to gospel. He has been featured as the “Flatpicking Professor” Dr. Leinweber at the Scottish Bluegrass Association Festival in Perth, Scotland and has also performed widely at regional acoustic music festivals in the South. This […]

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What’s Up Tuesday? December 31

What’s Up Tuesday? December 31

[ 0 ] December 31, 2013 |

New Year’s Eve is finally here! We’ve got plenty of local events going on today, ranging from live music to themed parties, so there’s something for everyone. There’s sure to be a big turnout tonight at all of the events, so make sure to get your tickets in advance so you’re not stuck at the […]

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Interview: Bonaventure Quartet @ Eddie’s Attic 1/3

Interview: Bonaventure Quartet @ Eddie’s Attic 1/3

[ 0 ] December 30, 2013 |

Initially formed as an all-acoustic trio brought together by a mutual adoration for French gypsy guitarist Django Reinhardt, Atlanta’s Bonaventure Quartet quickly grew beyond the four musicians that the name suggests. The band found and added more great musicians they just couldn’t live without, and forged a diverse sound unlike anything else heard in the […]

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What’s Up Monday? December 30

What’s Up Monday? December 30

[ 0 ] December 30, 2013 |

There are just a couple of days left until the New Year, so make the days count, and come out to see some of these great shows we’ve got going on tonight! Zach Deputy w/ Johnny Awesome and People’s Blues of Richmond @ Smith’s Olde Bar On his newest release Another Day (Eusonia Records, 2011), […]

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Turn Up Comedy Jam @ Fuego Lounge, January 1st!

Turn Up Comedy Jam @ Fuego Lounge, January 1st!

[ 0 ] December 27, 2013 |

Everyone may have plans for New Year’s Eve, but what about New Year’s day? Celebrate the new year with an epic night of comedy and music at Fuego Lounge! Sweat Hotel in association with KDS Entertainment presents Turn Up Comedy Jam featuring some of the funniest guys in the industry! Get your friends and family […]

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Q&A with Michelle Malone; Plays Eddie’s Attic New Years’ Eve

Q&A with Michelle Malone; Plays Eddie’s Attic New Years’ Eve

[ 0 ] December 27, 2013 |

By Al Kaufman It’s been a busy year for Atlanta’s preeminent blues mama, Michelle Malone. While she spent the whole year on tour behind 2012’s Day 2 album, she also found time to collaborate with Rocky Mountain Slides to make a guitar slide bearing her name. And, more importantly, she just put the finishing touches […]

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Interview: Zach Deputy @ Smith’s Olde Bar 12/30-12/31

Interview: Zach Deputy @ Smith’s Olde Bar 12/30-12/31

[ 0 ] December 27, 2013 |

  While visiting Zach Deputy’s website, his music is described as “Island-Infused Drum N Bass Gospel Ninja Soul.” Upon listening to the music, this unique genre classification starts to make more sense, as his soulful music blends a variety of influences, all of which make for an interesting take on songwriting. Having released four albums, […]

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AMG Weekend Picks: Mike Willis’ Annual Christmas Hangover Throw-Down, Delta Moon & More!

AMG Weekend Picks: Mike Willis’ Annual Christmas Hangover Throw-Down, Delta Moon & More!

[ 0 ] December 27, 2013 |

The holidays are over, and at this point you are probably itching to escape from your family! Why not take a break and head to one of the awesome shows going on this weekend? Friday, December 27 – Fiend Without a Face @ 529 Fiend Without A Face have been rockin’ house parties for almost […]

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What’s Up Thursday? December 26

What’s Up Thursday? December 26

[ 0 ] December 26, 2013 |

How was you Christmas, Atlanta?? Get anything good? Like, concert tickets perhaps? We’ve got a couple of good concerts in store for you tonight… Coincidentally. Reelin’ in the Dan @ Smith’s Olde Bar Atlanta’s latest musical aggregation Reelin’ In The Dan was born out of a love for the timeless music of Steely Dan.  This 9-piece ensemble […]

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Interview: Mike Willis @ Eddie’s Attic 12/27

Interview: Mike Willis @ Eddie’s Attic 12/27

[ 0 ] December 23, 2013 |

Nashville based songwriter Mike Willis has developed a regional following by playing his intensely heartfelt music. Originally from Atlanta, the singer songwriter returns to his roots this Friday at Eddie’s Attic for the annual Christmas Hangover Throw-Down Spectacular. Interview by Andrew Chatwood of Eddie’s Attic.   What’s the first gig you ever attended? I am […]

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CD Review: People’s Blues of Richmond, Good Time Suicide

CD Review: People’s Blues of Richmond, Good Time Suicide

[ 0 ] December 22, 2013 |

By: Emily Jackson  A sip of PBR evokes images of sticky dive bars, red bandanas, ironic mustaches and hazy Instagrams. Its nostalgia-inducing white can (and, let’s face it, its affordability) has made it the drink of choice for the thrift store combers, the facial hair groomers, the tattooed and the irreverent among us. Another Great […]

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AMG Weekend Picks: Please PleaseRock Me, Blind Boys of Alabama & More!

AMG Weekend Picks: Please PleaseRock Me, Blind Boys of Alabama & More!

[ 0 ] December 19, 2013 |

This weekend, all you need is love. And eggnog. See a Beatles tribute at Smith’s or listen to live renditions of all of your holiday favorites! Friday, December 20 – Eddie’s Christmas Special @ Eddie’s Attic  Eddie’s Attic presents a holiday showcase of talent including Ryan Horne, Micah Dalton, Nathan Angelo and Jonathan Rich. Independent […]

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What’s Up Thursday? December 19

What’s Up Thursday? December 19

[ 0 ] December 19, 2013 |

Akara @ The Basement at Graveyard Tavern Also Appearing: Futexture & Deloscinari  Akara is a symphony for the post-digital age. Elegant composition, detailed psychedelic production, mystical vocals with lyrics beyond language and a deep synth bass. Independent of dance music trends without being unaware of them, Akara combines fragments of Baroque music, twentieth-century minimalism and […]

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Star 94 Jingle Jam featuring The Backstreet Boys, Goo Goo Dolls, and More!

Star 94 Jingle Jam featuring The Backstreet Boys, Goo Goo Dolls, and More!

[ 0 ] December 18, 2013 |

Photos by Ken Lackner. Star 94 Jingle Jam featuring The Backstreet Boys, Goo Goo Dolls, The Fray, and Avril Lavigne. The Backstreet Boys Goo Goo Dolls The Fray Avril Lavigne

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Interview: Joe Gransden @ Eddie’s Attic 12/22

Interview: Joe Gransden @ Eddie’s Attic 12/22

[ 0 ] December 18, 2013 |

Having performed worldwide and released ten CDs, Joe Gransden is a veteran of his craft. Renowned first for the hard bop approach of his trumpet, Gransden’s singing voice has been compared to that of Chet Baker and Frank Sinatra, and his latest holiday show demonstrates his keen ability to interpret the classics. Joe Gransden will be playing […]

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