Category: AMG Weekly

Photobook: People Get Ready w/ Blonde Redhead at Terminal West 11/20/14

Photobook: People Get Ready w/ Blonde Redhead at Terminal West 11/20/14

[ 0 ] November 25, 2014 |

Photos By Hillery Terenzi      

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Fresh Tunes Friday

Fresh Tunes Friday

[ 0 ] November 21, 2014 |

Happy Friday, Atlanta! Before you get offline for the weekend, check out which new albums and songs you should download now! “Our Apartment” by Aaron West and the Roaring Twenties The name Dan “Soupy” Campbell may ring a bell because he happens to be the frontman of Wonder Years. Just last summer he released a solo […]

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Weekend Picks 11/21-11/23

Weekend Picks 11/21-11/23

[ 0 ] November 21, 2014 |

Treat yourself this pre-Thanksgiving weekend! Here’s the rundown of Atlanta’s shows: Friday, November 21st Farewell Drifters at Eddie’s Attic With their acoustic instrumentation and the anthemic thrust of their songwriting, the Farewell Drifters find themselves in the midst of what’s bound to go down in the annals of popular music history as an era-defining, youthful […]

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Home For The Holidays: Carols From ATL Locals

Home For The Holidays: Carols From ATL Locals

[ 0 ] November 20, 2014 |

If you love supporting local artists and have a great appreciation for holiday tunes, then check out the list of holiday songs we’ve complied from all of your favorite Atlanta artists! “Blue Christmas” by Collective Soul Back in 1995 artists like Tori Amos, Billy Pilgrim and Atlanta-own Collective Soul got together to create a compilation Christmas album. […]

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Throwback Thursday: 5GB with The Blind Shake

Throwback Thursday: 5GB with The Blind Shake

[ 0 ] November 20, 2014 |

This interview was originally published on October 5, 2012. The Blind Shake will perform at The EARL on December 3, 2014.  By Jhoni Jackson Garage-stomp is the choice term for the Blind Shake. The Minneapolis band employs it in press releases and on their website. There’s no use in arguing—they’re right. There’s no better way to […]

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Interview w/ Zach of The Farewell Drifters, Playing @ Eddie’s Attic 11/21

Interview w/ Zach of The Farewell Drifters, Playing @ Eddie’s Attic 11/21

[ 0 ] November 19, 2014 |

The Farewell Drifters formed when lead singer Zach Bevill and mandolinist Joshua Britt discovered a mutual love of 60’s pop and began writing and performing together. They return to Atlanta this Friday to perform once again at Eddie’s Attic and to promote their latest album, Tomorrow Forever, released under Compass Records and collaborated with producer […]

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Live Review: Bear’s Den @ The Earl 11/17

Live Review: Bear’s Den @ The Earl 11/17

[ 0 ] November 18, 2014 |

London-based Bear’s Den consists of trio Andrew Davie (vocals, guitar), Joey Haynes (banjo, vocal), and Kevin Jones (vocals, drums). They released their debut album, Islands, earlier this year on October 20 via Communion Records to much critical acclaim. It was only after finding their identity on the road that the band decided to focus their attention […]

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AMG Quiz! Who is Your Atlanta Music Soulmate?

AMG Quiz! Who is Your Atlanta Music Soulmate?

[ 0 ] November 18, 2014 |

Finding true love is hard; but we tried to make it easier for you with this quiz! Find out your Atlanta Music Soulmate and make sure to lock eyes next time he/she comes to town! True love will prevail!  

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New Music Tuesday 11/18

New Music Tuesday 11/18

[ 1 ] November 18, 2014 |

Mr. Gnome – The Heart Of A Dark Star (El Marko Records)                     Mr. Gnome are a duo whose melancholy, prickling, guitar-driven sound nods to Cat Power-influenced indie rock acts such as Land Of Talk and Lightning Dust. The duo consists of vocalist/guitarist Nicole Barille and drummer/pianist Sam […]

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Weekend Picks 11/14-11/16

Weekend Picks 11/14-11/16

[ 0 ] November 14, 2014 |

Two weekends before Thanksgiving means it’s time to treat yourself before you give thanks to others! Check out all the Atlanta weekend shows below. Friday, November 14th Caroline Herring w/ Special Guest Heather Maloney at Eddie’s Attic With accolades and endorsements from critics and fellow musicians alike, Signature Sounds recording artist Caroline Herring has emerged […]

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Throwback Thursday: Interview with Charlie Mars

Throwback Thursday: Interview with Charlie Mars

[ 0 ] November 13, 2014 |

This interview was originally published on June 18, 2013. Charlie Mars will be performing at Eddie’s Attic on November 15, 2014.  Charlie Mars’ recently released album, Like A Bird, Like A Plane is his fifth studio record, but can be best described as a new debut. Over 11 songs, Mars hits a groove that does not […]

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Enter to Win R.E.M. By MTV Screening Passes on 11/18 & the DVD set!

Enter to Win R.E.M. By MTV Screening Passes on 11/18 & the DVD set!

[ 0 ] November 13, 2014 |

Don’t miss the advanced screening of R.E.M. by MTV at Midtown Art on Tuesday, Nov. 18! Fans that attend the screening will have the opportunity to receive $10 off the DVD, which will be in stores on Monday, Nov. 24. The $10 off offer is good only at these participating Atlanta independent record stores: Criminal Records, […]

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Local Artist Spotlight: Pls Pls Playing @ The Drunken Unicorn 11/13

Local Artist Spotlight: Pls Pls Playing @ The Drunken Unicorn 11/13

[ 0 ] November 12, 2014 |

Pls Pls (pronounced Please Please) is headed up by longtime Atlanta musician Dan Dixon, a renowned songwriter in his own right and frontman for his previous band, Dropsonic. They recently headlined the notorious Atlanta legacy known as CordogOrama on Saturday, Nov. 8, and will be opening for The Life And Times at The Drunken Unicorn […]

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Photobook: Reverend Horton Heat @ The Earl 11/9/14

Photobook: Reverend Horton Heat @ The Earl 11/9/14

[ 0 ] November 12, 2014 |

Photos By Hillery Terenzi  

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Interview w/ Tyler Ramsey Playing @ The Earl 11/15

Interview w/ Tyler Ramsey Playing @ The Earl 11/15

[ 0 ] November 11, 2014 |

Although Tyler Ramsey is most immediately recognizable as the tall guitarist for Band Of Horses, he is also a noteworthy singer/songwriter with solo music dating back at least 10 years. His solo work stands strong as a collection of folk-style songs with intricate guitar-playing along with Ramsey’s hauntingly expressive vocals woven in between. We spoke with Ramsey about his […]

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