Author Archive: Iain Bluett

Iain Bluett: Ticket Alternative and Freshtix. co-founder. Atlanta Music Guide creator. Dad to twins. Man Utd fan. Not famous for good jokes.

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Down In Front? Do You Sit or Stand at a Concert?

Down In Front? Do You Sit or Stand at a Concert?

[ 0 ] September 19, 2014 |

I love The Tabernacle. It’s one of my favorite venues in Atlanta. It has just the right blend of history, sound quality and danger. There’s something about being up on one of the upper balconies when it’s going off and (just for a second) the thought “what happens if this collapses?” pops into your head. […]

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Unlimited Concerts For $25 Per Month?

Unlimited Concerts For $25 Per Month?

[ 0 ] September 7, 2014 |

We (Ticket Alternative and Freshtix) were recently contacted by a local entrepreneur hoping to create a Spotify-like subscription service for concerts. The concept is simple. Pay a $25 per month subscription fee and attend an unlimited number of concerts. There wasn’t much more information they could give us but it looks like the service is […]

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Save $5 off your Stache Dash registration

Save $5 off your Stache Dash registration

[ 0 ] April 28, 2014 |

Run for the Border! One Love Stache Dash Returns May 3, 2014 – Fiesta Driven 5K Celebrates Cinco de Mayo and Benefits One Love Generation It is time to rock the mustache and man the maracas. Atlanta’s most irreverent and fun-filled 5K is back on Saturday, May 3 as One Love Stache Dash returns to […]

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Tour Atlanta’s Top Recording Studios

Tour Atlanta’s Top Recording Studios

[ 0 ] April 26, 2014 |

If you’ve ever wanted a sneak peak inside Atlanta’s top recording studios, here is your chance. The Atlanta Chapter of the Recording Academy is organizing a bus tour on Sunday, May 4th which will take you to Silent Sound Studios, Southern Tracks, ZAC Recording and Crossover Entertainment. In addition, they are giving away over $10,000 […]

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2014 Georgia GRAMMY Nominees

2014 Georgia GRAMMY Nominees

[ 0 ] January 20, 2014 |

It’s GRAMMY week and we can’t wait to see how many of our fellow Georgian’s win next weekend. We attended the Georgia GRAMMY Nominee salute last Wednesday at Callanwolde where all of the nominees from our great state were acknowledged. Tune in at 8pm on Sunday January 26th to watch the 56th annual broadcast. Here’s […]

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“The Legacy Lounge”: An Intimate Conversation with CeeLo Green and His Inspiration, Little Richard

“The Legacy Lounge”: An Intimate Conversation with CeeLo Green and His Inspiration, Little Richard

[ 0 ] September 16, 2013 |

The Recording Academy Atlanta Chapter presents “The Legacy Lounge”: An Intimate Conversation with CeeLo Green and his inspiration, Little Richard. This event will be held at the W Atlanta Downtown on Sunday, September 29th. Doors open at 5 p.m. The event ends at 9pm. Cocktail Reception, Seated Dinner and “The Conversation” VIP Table of 10 […]

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Recording Academy – Atlanta Chapter Member Meet Up

Recording Academy – Atlanta Chapter Member Meet Up

[ 0 ] September 16, 2013 |

read The Recording Academy ® Atlanta Chapter Elected Leaders has announced announced the first in a series of Member Meet-ups. The first one takes place on Tuesday, October 22nd at the Atlanta Room at Smiths Olde Bar. It offers a chance to come meet and network with your fellow members and ask questions and be […]

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Video: Disclosure – You & Me ft Eliza Doolittle (Live Lounge)

Video: Disclosure – You & Me ft Eliza Doolittle (Live Lounge)

[ 0 ] August 6, 2013 |

Disclosure are coming to Terminal West on October 26th and here are 4 minutes worth of awesomeness that should convince you to go to this show. The video is part of BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge series.

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Kings Of Leon – Supersoaker

Kings Of Leon – Supersoaker

[ 0 ] July 19, 2013 |

The official video for the new Kings Of Leon song Supersoaker premiered this week and, as a long time fan, this video definitely takes me back to the days of their first EP Holy Roller Novacaine. The album Mechanical Bull will be released in September. Take a listen and let us know what you think.  

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TomorrowWorld Line Up Announced

TomorrowWorld Line Up Announced

[ 0 ] June 27, 2013 |

The line up for TomorrowWorld (taking place at the same location [Bouckaert Farm] as last year’s CounterPoint Festival) has been announced. The venue is about 30 minutes from downtown Atlanta at roughly 9445 Browns Lake Road in Fairburn, GA. The 3-day event expects over 50,000 people per day, with around 30,000 campers in an area labeled Dreamville. Dreamville […]

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Daft Punk Remix ‘Get Lucky’

Daft Punk Remix ‘Get Lucky’

[ 0 ] June 26, 2013 |

Daft Punk have released their own remix of ‘Get Lucky’. You can stream the 10 minute track on Spotify. Below are a couple of others that we like too.

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New Music from Arctic Monkeys Playing Music Midtown 2013

New Music from Arctic Monkeys Playing Music Midtown 2013

[ 0 ] June 19, 2013 |

England’s Arctic Monkeys are scheduled to perform at this year’s Music Midtown and in addition to already playing some new tracks live, the band have released the official video for their new song Do I Wanna Know?  

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John Newman  – Love Me Again (Love Thy Brother Remix)

John Newman – Love Me Again (Love Thy Brother Remix)

[ 0 ] June 18, 2013 |

A nice remix of another current favourite. John Newman – Love Me Again (Love Thy Brother Remix)  

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Jagwar Ma – Man I Need Video

Jagwar Ma – Man I Need Video

[ 0 ] June 17, 2013 |

New single ‘Man I Need‘ from my current favorite band, Jagwar Ma

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Jagwar Ma – The Throw (video)

Jagwar Ma – The Throw (video)

[ 0 ] June 12, 2013 |

Jagwar Ma are Jono Ma and Gabriel Winterfield- they’re Australian, they’re cool. They just released their debut CD Howlin’ and they’re going to be big. (Sounds like Primal Scream, early Happy Mondays, early 90’s rave) Facebook.com/JagwarMa $20 says Howlin’ is one of the best albums of the summer. Listen to the tracks Uncertainty and That […]

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