Category: Gigs

AMG Weekend Picks 11/13-11/15

AMG Weekend Picks 11/13-11/15

[ 0 ] November 13, 2015 |

Friday, November 13 Kickin Edgar w/ The Benders @ Vinyl Genre: Rock Sounds like: Michelle Malone, Lynyrd Skynyrd Tickets are $10 advance, $12 day of show. Doors open at 8pm. Find Tickets Here! The Wood Brothers @ Buckhead Theatre Genre: Blues, Folk Rock Sounds like: The Devil Makes Three, Trampled By Turtles, Old Crow Medicine […]

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Show Preview: Motor Earth EP Release Show @ Star Bar 11/20/15

Show Preview: Motor Earth EP Release Show @ Star Bar 11/20/15

[ 0 ] November 11, 2015 |

Atlanta-based rock band Motor Earth will perform Friday, November 20th for a special show at Star Bar to launch the release of their debut EP, Away to Pieces. Newcomers Motor Earth represent a rare breed in the Atlanta music scene – a straight ahead, high energy rock band that confidently manages to straddle the line between […]

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Grace Potter plays Atlanta Jan. 16 on ‘Midnight’ tour

Grace Potter plays Atlanta Jan. 16 on ‘Midnight’ tour

[ 0 ] November 11, 2015 |

Grace Potter and her backing band the Magical Midnight Roadshow have announced the first leg of their 2016 Midnight tour. Kicking off in January and playing Atlanta’s Tabernacle Jan. 16, the U.S. headlining dates will take the band across the country in support of Potter’s solo album, Midnight, released this past August.  Potter will also […]

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Futurebirds to play Buckhead Theatre Nov. 27

Futurebirds to play Buckhead Theatre Nov. 27

[ 0 ] November 10, 2015 |

Athens-based band Futurebirds recently released Hotel Parties, a follow up to 2013’s Baba Yaga, and they are set to play Buckhead Theatre Nov. 27. Stereogum previously premiered “twentyseven,” the first track from the new album, saying the song is “a gleaming, Southern-fried late-twenties-crisis type of song… perfect for a drive through rural nowhere with your arm […]

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What’s Up This Week 11/9-11/12

What’s Up This Week 11/9-11/12

[ 0 ] November 9, 2015 |

Monday, November 9 Rachael Yamagata w/ Tony Lucca @ Vinyl Genre: Folk Rock, Acoustic, Pop Sounds like: Priscilla Ahn, A Fine Frenzy, Ingrid Michaelson Tickets are $20. Doors open at 7pm. Find Tickets Here! The King Khan & BBQ Show w/ Milk Lines @ The EARL Genre: Rock n Roll Sounds like: Mark Sultan, The […]

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Grimes: Art Angels released, plays Buckhead Theatre Nov. 11

Grimes: Art Angels released, plays Buckhead Theatre Nov. 11

[ 0 ] November 6, 2015 |

Grimes digitally released her album Art Angels Nov. 6 and plans to play Atlanta’s Buckhead Theatre Nov. 11. Her self-directed video for “Flesh Without Blood”/ “Life in the Vivid Dream,” released last week and already boasts more than 2 million views. “Scream,” also released last week, featuring Taiwanese rapper Aristophanes. FADER calls the song “an […]

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AMG Weekend Picks 11/6-11/8

AMG Weekend Picks 11/6-11/8

[ 0 ] November 6, 2015 |

Friday, November 6 Young Rising Sons w/ Night Riots, The Mosers @ The Loft Genre: Indie Pop, Pop Rock, Alternative Sounds like: WALLA, Grizfolk, The Mowgli’s Tickets are $16 advance, $18 day of show. Doors open at 7pm. Find Tickets Here! Slightly Stoopid @ The Tabernacle Genre: Reggae, Punk, Dub Sounds like: Pepper, The Expendables, […]

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After years of blues-based covers, The Liberators releases original debut, plays Smith’s Nov. 14

After years of blues-based covers, The Liberators releases original debut, plays Smith’s Nov. 14

[ 1 ] November 4, 2015 |

The Liberators brings blues-rock to Smith’s Olde Bar in Atlanta Saturday Nov. 14. The band formed in 2010 as a duo with Eric Levitan and Geoff Nagel, who were co-workers. At first they jammed with guitar and drums only, bonding musically over covers from Wolfmother, Phish and Led Zeppelin. After jamming with numerous other musicians, […]

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Driven powerhouse brings blues narrative, rock ‘n’ roll to Tijuana Garage Nov. 6

Driven powerhouse brings blues narrative, rock ‘n’ roll to Tijuana Garage Nov. 6

[ 0 ] November 3, 2015 |

ZALE, an Atlanta-based, driven young powerhouse with purple hair is set to bring classical training, blues narrative and rock ‘n’ roll attitude to Tijuana Garage Nov. 6. She’s promoting her debut solo record Fortress, which was released in March. The bold front-woman and songwriter has headlined well-known venues like The Georgia Theatre and 40 Watt Club. […]

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David Wax Museum plays Vinyl Nov. 15

David Wax Museum plays Vinyl Nov. 15

[ 0 ] November 2, 2015 |

David Wax Museum is known for unique, uptempo instrumentation featuring driving synthesizer, a quijada (a donkey’s jawbone), keys, and Suz Slezak’s frenetic fiddle-laying. It’s a show that gets the crowd moving and was labelled a Newport Folk Fest breakout act by Paste, while being called “pure irresistible joy” by NPR’s Bob Boilen. Here’s ‘Guesthouse’ streaming […]

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King Diamond plays Tabernacle Atlanta Nov. 16

King Diamond plays Tabernacle Atlanta Nov. 16

[ 0 ] November 1, 2015 |

King Diamond sat down for a chat with Slayer’s Kerry King while on the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem fest this summer. Noisey was there with cameras in hand to capture the conversation. That “King vs. King” conversation can be viewed now at: http://noisey.vice.com/back-and-forth/king-diamond-slayer-kerry-king-back-and-forth In other news, Philadelphia and Detroit have been selected as the cities […]

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Advance Base plays The Drunken Unicorn Nov. 6

Advance Base plays The Drunken Unicorn Nov. 6

[ 0 ] October 31, 2015 |

Advance Base is the music project of Owen Ashworth, who used to release music under the name Casiotone for the Painfully Alone. Ashworth has published a book of drawings, made beats for Chicago rapper Serengeti, recorded the debut single by psych-folk troubadour Julie Byrne, paid tribute to gospel and outsider music legend Washington Phillips (on […]

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Cas Haley returns with new album Nov. 6, plays Center Stage Dec. 5

Cas Haley returns with new album Nov. 6, plays Center Stage Dec. 5

[ 0 ] October 30, 2015 |

Roots-reggae artist Cas Haley celebrates a return to music after an injury-induced hiatus, releasing his new album Nov. 6 and plying Atlanta’s Center Stage in December. Haley teamed up with Jimmy Buffet’s label, Mailboat Records, to release More Music More Family, an album that explores the importance of family and positivity. His previous releases charted […]

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AMG Weekend Picks 10/30-11/1

AMG Weekend Picks 10/30-11/1

[ 0 ] October 30, 2015 |

Friday, October 30 The B-52s @ The Fox Theatre Genre: New Wave, Retro, Rock Sounds like: The Go-Go’s, DEVO, Blondie Tickets are $36.50 – $121.50. Doors open at 7pm. Find Tickets Here! Lady Lamb @ The EARL Genre: Folk, Pop, Indie Rock Sounds like: Yellow Ostrich, Lord Huron, Seryn Tickets are $12 advance, $14 day […]

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Coheed and Cambria at Tabernacle Atlanta on sale Oct. 30

Coheed and Cambria at Tabernacle Atlanta on sale Oct. 30

[ 0 ] October 28, 2015 |

Coheed and Cambria tickets for the Tabernacle show next March go on sale Oct. 30 at 10 a.m. Special guests Glassjaw and Silver Snakes will open the show March 14 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $36.50. All tickets are for general admission and ages are welcome. Buy tickets online at TabernacleATL.com, Ticketmaster.com, charge by phone […]

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