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 […]
Author Archive: Iain Bluett
Iain Bluett is one of the co-founders of Ticket Alternative and FreshTix. He has been a leader in the ticketing space for more than 10 years. Since the company's inception (targeting the smaller, indie live music clubs and venues that larger ticketing companies avoided) Ticket Alternative has expanded its clientele to include such prestigious venues as The Fox Theatre in Atlanta, The Classic Center in Athens and the Atlanta Botanical Garden. At the helm, Iain oversees the company's growth plan that includes a custom ticket printing division, and one of the largest Tyvek and plastic event wristband suppliers in the country. Even with twins, Iain still attends as many shows as possible, loves discovering new music from DJ's like Zane Lowe and traveling. Get in touch with him on Twitter or Google+
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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.
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 […]
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?
A nice remix of another current favourite. John Newman – Love Me Again (Love Thy Brother Remix)
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 […]
After getting rained out of their original set on Friday night, Kings of Leon debuted a new song on Saturday at the Governor’s Ball in New York. This was the band’s first gig since the 2011 tour they scrapped. The band’s new record Mechanical Bull was recorded in Nashville with producer Angelo Petraglia
A little rain can’t keep a good festival down. In 2014, The Shaky Knees Music Festival will return for three days on May 2nd, 3rd and 4th. If you missed this year’s festival, here’s a nice little recap video with a soundtrack provided by Delta Spirit
The Recording Academy is currently looking for a Grammy U Representative for our Atlanta Chapter. The position must be filled by a currently enrolled student and it is a paid position. The time commitment would be 20 hours a week; you can find all of the information you need at the following link: www.grammy.org/recording-academy/jobs/grammyureps They […]
Our friends at Affix Music announced today a high profile placement for Atlanta artist Jon Bonus in tonight’s series finale of The Office on NBC. Bonus’s song “Invasion” will be featured in the 2 hour finale airing tonight (Thurday 5/16/13) at 8pm ET. Jon said “The Office is one of my all time favorite shows, […]