Category: Atlanta Music News

Festival Season Hangover? We’ve Got Your Cure

Festival Season Hangover? We’ve Got Your Cure

[ 0 ] July 9, 2014 |

image source: thetravelramble.co.uk ————————— Are you rockin’ body paint to work under your corporate clothes? Does your arm reek of the odors of tattered, months-old festival wristbands? Do you find yourself sporting an authentic Native American headdress to the grocery store? Have you been hippie dancing & hooping in your backyard while your speakers blare your favorite concerts? ————————— If […]

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July 4th LIVE @ W Atlanta – Buckhead

July 4th LIVE @ W Atlanta – Buckhead

[ 0 ] June 26, 2014 |

  Celebrate America’s birthday in style at one of Atlanta’s most luxurious hotels! W Atlanta Buckhead, in conjunction with Bowe Inc, presents July 4th Live. DJs, drinks and, of course, a firework spectacular- this 21 and up event will be unlike any of 4th of July bash you’ve ever attended. The evening’s entertainment will feature the musical stylings of the W Worldwide […]

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Mastodon to Host Listening Party at Planetarium on 6/23

Mastodon to Host Listening Party at Planetarium on 6/23

[ 0 ] June 20, 2014 |

In celebration of their brand new studio album, Once More ‘Round The Sun, metal band Mastodon will host a listening party on June 23rd at the Fernbank Science Center. The album is set to be released the following day, June 24th, by Reprise Records. This super special listening party will take place at the Jim Cherry Memorial […]

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Thursday Concerts 6/19

Thursday Concerts 6/19

[ 0 ] June 19, 2014 |

ATL Collective Presents: Crosby Stills & Nash Album with The Shadowboxers @ Eddie’s Attic  On Thursday June 19th, ATL Collective is presenting their most harmonious album to date. Yes, Crosby Stills and Nash. Already singing along i.e their 1969 debut album? Yeah, us too. They’ll be back at their old home of Eddie’s Attic for […]

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Live Tunes for Tuesday 6/17

Live Tunes for Tuesday 6/17

[ 0 ] June 17, 2014 |

Bas @ Vinyl  Not the typical motivational charge or coming-of-age story. Then again, there’s very little typical about Parisian export turned Queens expert Bas, the first artist signed to J. Cole’s Dreamville imprint, a label partnership with Interscope Records. The multilingual Bas, who’s been ably accompanying Cole on tour, fires his first official shot across […]

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Live Music for Monday 6/16

Live Music for Monday 6/16

[ 0 ] June 16, 2014 |

  David Dondero w/ Coyote Bones featuring Madeline @ The EARL “This is the sound of a man on fire. Smart, funny and honestly out of his mind; but he comes back long enough to sing about it. One of the best singer/songwriters I’ve ever heard.” – Bob Boilen, NPR Tickets are $8 in advance, […]

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Amplify Decatur: Concerts Combating Poverty

Amplify Decatur: Concerts Combating Poverty

[ 0 ] June 16, 2014 |

Did you know that families make up 40% of the homeless in DeKalb county? Sadly, it’s true. That’s why its the mission of Amplify concerts to leverage the universal love of music to raise money and awareness for excellent charities fighting poverty at the local level. Amplify concerts strive to end homelessness and poverty by drawing […]

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Fast Cars, Surprise Stars & Turnt Up Tunes

Fast Cars, Surprise Stars & Turnt Up Tunes

[ 0 ] June 5, 2014 |

As you probably already know, Gumball 3000 Supercars & Exclusive concert is making a stop at Centennial Olympic Park on Thursday, June 5th, but what exactly can you expect from this supercar event and exclusive concert? Let us break it down for you with three of our favorite words: cars, celebs & music. Have you […]

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Gumball 3000 Auto Rally To Hit The Streets of Atlanta

Gumball 3000 Auto Rally To Hit The Streets of Atlanta

[ 0 ] May 19, 2014 |

  Ladies and gentleman, start your engines! The Gumball 3000 rally is coming to Atlanta for one incredible night of music and the most extraordinary auto rally ever to hit streets of Atlanta.  Now celebrating its 16th year, this tour has never been to Atlanta until now.  The Gumball 3000 tour includes a route that […]

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Party in the Park Artist Spotlight: MGMT

Party in the Park Artist Spotlight: MGMT

[ 0 ] May 15, 2014 |

  Best known for their hits like, “Your Life is a Lie,” “Kids,” and “Electric Feel,” MGMT has been in the game since 2002. Well, they kind of accidently stumbled into the game. Ben Goldwasser, one of the founding members of the group, put it like this, “It just came from us hanging out, messing […]

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Party in the Park Artist Spotlight: The Joy Formidable

Party in the Park Artist Spotlight: The Joy Formidable

[ 0 ] May 14, 2014 |

  SPIN called The Joy Formidable’s music “ambitious… drenched in fuzzy bass, propelled by… driving percussion… the album transforms ear-stabbing reverb into something pretty, airy, girly, and sometimes dark.” While The Guardian praised the band as “darkly joyous soft-loud racket.” There’s no doubt that reviewers LOVE The Joy Formidable and if you don’t yet, you will […]

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Party in the Park Artist Spotlight: Minus the Bear

Party in the Park Artist Spotlight: Minus the Bear

[ 0 ] May 13, 2014 |

  Minus The Bear is a Seattle-based,  indie-rock band that has earned quite a name for themselves in the festival circuit, playing high profile fests across the country, including: Riot Fest, Lollapalooza, Sasquatch, Coachella and Bonnaroo. The group emerged on the indie music scene in 2001 with the release of their EP titled, This is […]

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Atlanta Jazz Festival: Late Night Love Riot with Jon Batiste & Stay Human

Atlanta Jazz Festival: Late Night Love Riot with Jon Batiste & Stay Human

[ 0 ] May 12, 2014 |

“Jazz music is America’s only original art form, and…Atlanta, with its growing reputation as an international center of the arts and education, has both the opportunity and the responsibility to promote an art form whose roots are indigenous to the South.” Atlanta Mayor Maynard Jackson spoke these words when he founded the original Atlanta Jazz […]

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The Pizza Underground Ft. Macaulay Culkin @ Mammal Gallery, 3/19

The Pizza Underground Ft. Macaulay Culkin @ Mammal Gallery, 3/19

[ 0 ] February 20, 2014 |

Recently, the Internet has been fixated upon the Pizza Underground, a New York City band that plays Velvet Underground covers with pizza-themed song titles and lyrics. An initial hook to this pie-based news was that Macaulay Culkin plays kazoo and vocals. Little is known about the band, except that, according to their Bandcamp page, they […]

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Party in the Park 2014 Lineup Announced!

Party in the Park 2014 Lineup Announced!

[ 0 ] February 19, 2014 |

Party In The Park Is Back! GIRL TALK, MGMT, THE JOY FORMIDABLE and STOKESWOOD are coming to rock CENTENNIAL OLYMPIC PARK on May 17! Presale tickets are available THIS WEEKEND ONLY (February 21-23) using the promo code AMG. *Presale price is available from 2/21 at Noon until 2/23 at 11:59pm.       Tickets go […]

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