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5GB Interview: Amena Brown @ Eddie’s Attic Sun. 3/10

5GB Interview: Amena Brown @ Eddie’s Attic Sun. 3/10

[ 0 ] March 8, 2013 |

Spoken word poet, author, and host of Urban Grind’s 5th Thursday Open Mic, Amena Brown and her husband DJ Opdiggy, will perform a presentation of poetry, monologue, and music based on the themes in her debut book release, Breaking Old Rhythms, which explores how experiences such as deejaying, learning to dance, having a broken heart, […]

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The Roycrofters Win Qualifying Battle #2, Hard Rock Rising – The Global Battle of the Bands, Atlanta

The Roycrofters Win Qualifying Battle #2, Hard Rock Rising – The Global Battle of the Bands, Atlanta

[ 0 ] March 8, 2013 |

Last night, Hard Rock Cafe Atlanta and Rock 100.5 hosted Qualifying Battle #2 (of Hard Rock Rising – The Global Battle of the Bands 2013) with local Atlanta artists NaJasism, HOTT with Harry Leggs, Nine Times Blue, and The Roycrofters. After 4 songs from each band, Hard Rock tallied the judges’ scores and The Roycrofters […]

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Live Review & Picture Book: Alt-J @ Criminal Records, 4/6

Live Review & Picture Book: Alt-J @ Criminal Records, 4/6

[ 0 ] March 7, 2013 |

Photos by Hillery Terenzi/Lillian Hughes, Review by Molly Free As the movie Almost Famous quotes, “If you ever get lonely, just go to the record store and visit your friends.” and that is exactly what a handful of shivering live music fans and I did last night at local record store, Criminal Records in Little […]

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Q&A with Cody Canada & The Departed; Playing @ Peachtree Tavern Friday, March 8th!

Q&A with Cody Canada & The Departed; Playing @ Peachtree Tavern Friday, March 8th!

[ 0 ] March 7, 2013 |

ADVENTŪS is the Latin word for arrival. And so Cody Canada and The Departed emerge with their first original album. Upon the disbanding of Cross Canadian Ragweed, The Departed took root; Cody Canada and his long time Ragweed band mate, Jeremy Plato on bass and vocals, with Seth James on guitar and vocals (Seth James […]

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What’s Up Thursday? March 7th

What’s Up Thursday? March 7th

[ 1 ] March 7, 2013 |

Things are poppin’ tonight! Tons of shows happening and we love it. From dance-y indie rock to classic rock, and chilled out folk, take your pick and enjoy this Thursday evening! He’s My Brother, She’s My Sister w/ Paper Bird & Shakey Graves @ The Earl He’s My Brother She’s My Sister seem to invite […]

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Kid Cudi, Third Party, and Tommie Sunshine Just Added to The Magnetic Music Festival Lineup, 4/20

Kid Cudi, Third Party, and Tommie Sunshine Just Added to The Magnetic Music Festival Lineup, 4/20

[ 0 ] March 6, 2013 |

Basking in the Spring sunshine while dancing to the hottest tracks, from some of the best artists and DJs, sounds pretty awesome right about now! Magnetic Music Festival, on Saturday, April 20th, just finalized their lineup and they’ve added Kid Cudi, Third Party, and Tommie Sunshine to the list. The latest additions to the inaugural […]

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Live Review and Picture Book: Dropkick Murphys with Old Man Markley & Jim Lockley and the Solemn Sun @ The Tabernacle 3/4

Live Review and Picture Book: Dropkick Murphys with Old Man Markley & Jim Lockley and the Solemn Sun @ The Tabernacle 3/4

[ 0 ] March 6, 2013 |

Photos and Review by Hillery Terenzi If the ancient wisdom is to be believed, March comes in like a Lion. That lion roared loud and proud on March 4th when Boston’s beloved Dropkick Murphy’s brought their unique blend of Irish-Folk, Punk and Hardcore to the Tabernacle. Supported by Los Angeles’ countrified kindred spirits, Old Man […]

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Picture Book: Efterklang with Nightlands @ The Earl, Saturday, March 2

Picture Book: Efterklang with Nightlands @ The Earl, Saturday, March 2

[ 0 ] March 6, 2013 |

Photos Courtesy of Hillery Terenzi

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What’s up Wednesday? March 6th

What’s up Wednesday? March 6th

[ 0 ] March 6, 2013 |

We’re halfway through the week and it’s an Alt-J kind of day! Their show at the Masquerade is sold out tonight, but have no fear, Criminal Records is hosting Alt-J for a special acoustic set at 6PM. Free tickets are limited. Click here for details on how to secure yours! If you’re looking for other […]

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Win Tickets! Excision @ the Tabernacle Friday, March 8th

Win Tickets! Excision @ the Tabernacle Friday, March 8th

[ 0 ] March 5, 2013 |

After months of anticipation, and amidst the launch of the epic Destroid project, Excision is at the Tabernacle this Friday, March 8th for the Execution tour – a new submersion into bass music and an intense audiovisual experience that will completely blow you away. Excision will be recruiting audio support from heavy bass hitters PAPER […]

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5GB Interview: Field Report, Playing @ Eddie’s Attic, Fri March 8th

5GB Interview: Field Report, Playing @ Eddie’s Attic, Fri March 8th

[ 0 ] March 5, 2013 |

FIELD REPORT is the creation of Chris Porterfield, who cut his musical teeth with DeYarmond Edison (the other members of which were Justin Vernon/Bon Iver and Megafaun). After their breakup in 2006, Bon Iver and Megafaun went on to success while Chris hung back in Wisconsin, thinking his career in music was over. It was […]

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What’s Up Tuesday? March 5th

What’s Up Tuesday? March 5th

[ 0 ] March 5, 2013 |

It’s Tuesday and we took a little break from our “What’s Up” segment, but it’s back in full force and we’re ready to keep you posted on the shows each day! I don’t know about ya’ll, but I’m glad to see that we’re creeping out of the cold winter weather and into spring! We’re ready […]

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Party in the Park Lineup Announced! May 18th @ Centennial Olympic Park (Tickets On Sale 3/9 @10AM)

Party in the Park Lineup Announced! May 18th @ Centennial Olympic Park (Tickets On Sale 3/9 @10AM)

[ 0 ] March 4, 2013 |

Party in the Park is back on Saturday, May 18th! We are thrilled to share that Passion Pit, Ellie Goulding, and GROUPLOVE will all be performing this year! SATURDAY, MAY 18 | 3:00pm – 11:00pm All Ages Welcome Tickets on-sale Saturday @ 10am www.TicketAlternative.com $35.00 General Admission For Information: www.facebook.com/partyintheparkatlanta Centennial Olympic Park: http://www.centennialpark.com/

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Just Announced: Gladys Knight @ Wolf Creek Amphitheater, Friday, May 3rd

Just Announced: Gladys Knight @ Wolf Creek Amphitheater, Friday, May 3rd

[ 0 ] March 4, 2013 |

Imagine a beautiful spring evening at a wonderful outdoor venue with the legendary “Empress of Soul”, Gladys Knight, singing classic hits.. Well it’s happening, Atlanta. Gladys Knight will be at the Wolf Creek Amphitheater on Friday, May 3rd. Wolf Creek Amphitheater opened in June 2011. Patrons can enjoy table, stadium, or lawn seating and depending […]

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Atlanta Dogwood Festival Concert featuring Sara Evans, Saturday April 20th @ the Piedmont Park Meadow

Atlanta Dogwood Festival Concert featuring Sara Evans, Saturday April 20th @ the Piedmont Park Meadow

[ 0 ] February 28, 2013 |

It’s a bit on the chilly side this week, so I’m very excited to talk about warmer weather, Spring festivals, and anything to get us outdoors. The Atlanta Dogwood Festival just announced that country star, Sara Evans will play in the evening on Saturday, April 20th and the Kurt Thomas Band, will join her in […]

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