Category: Atlanta Music News

Mastodon’s ‘Asleep In The Deep’ named Best Metal Video of the Year

Mastodon’s ‘Asleep In The Deep’ named Best Metal Video of the Year

[ 0 ] December 29, 2015 |

  Loudwire announced its top ten list of best metal videos produced in 2015 and Mastodon’s “Asleep in the Deep” topped the list. “Mastodon are truly in a league of their own, not only creating music that beckons labeling them as their own genre, but crafting brilliant music videos like ‘Asleep in the Deep,’” Loudwire […]

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Funk, soul and rock ‘n’ roll at Variety Playhouse New Year’s Eve

Funk, soul and rock ‘n’ roll at Variety Playhouse New Year’s Eve

[ 0 ] December 28, 2015 |

Two funk-based bands are set to help fans ring in the New Year at Variety Playhouse in Atlanta. The Motet, from Colorado, is a world-class improvisational funk band that has dedicated more than a decade to the healing powers of funky dance music. The band has a long-standing tradition of putting on a musical costume […]

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An evening celebrating the music of the Grateful Dead with The Charlie Fog Band

An evening celebrating the music of the Grateful Dead with The Charlie Fog Band

[ 0 ] December 27, 2015 |

  Known as a Deadheads Grateful Dead tribute, The Charlie Fog Band will make its first ever appearance at Smith’s Olde Bar Jan. 23. The Charlie Fog Band prides itself on taking a true interpretation of the music and not playing note for note in both acoustic and electric. “The Dead never played the same […]

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ICYMI: T.I., Sister Hazel to headline 2016 Peach Drop

ICYMI: T.I., Sister Hazel to headline 2016 Peach Drop

[ 0 ] December 21, 2015 |

Atlanta-based rapper T.I. and Sister Hazel, a platinum-selling band known for the ‘90s hit “Happy,” are scheduled to headline the 2016 Peach Drop on New Year’s Eve. Sister Hazel also has new album, Lighter in the Dark, which releases in February. This is the first new release in five years. The long-awaited 14-track collection, produced by […]

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Adele plays Philips Arena Oct. 2016: tickets on sale Dec. 17

Adele plays Philips Arena Oct. 2016: tickets on sale Dec. 17

[ 0 ] December 15, 2015 |

  Adele will play Philips Arena in Atlanta Oct. 28 and 29, 2016, in support of her wildly popular album, 25. Tickets will go on sale Thursday Dec. 17 at 10 a.m. at live.adele.com/north-america/, Ticketmaster.com, Philips Arena Box Office, by phone (800-745-3000) and at all Ticketmaster outlets.  

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Tool plays Atlanta Jan. 25: check out opening band, 3Teeth

Tool plays Atlanta Jan. 25: check out opening band, 3Teeth

[ 0 ] December 11, 2015 |

  An industrial/multi-media quartet from Los Angeles, 3TEETH, will be performing in support of Tool at the Infinity Energy Arena, Monday Jan. 25. The guys, who got together in 2013, evoke the likes of early Nine Inch Nails, Godflesh and KMFDM. 3Teeth prides itself on mounting an intense a/v attack on their audience. Combining scathing […]

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Ex-Black Lips & Diamond Rugs guitarist Ian Saint Pé plays The Earl Friday Dec. 11

Ex-Black Lips & Diamond Rugs guitarist Ian Saint Pé plays The Earl Friday Dec. 11

[ 0 ] December 10, 2015 |

Former Black Lips & Diamond Rugs guitarist Ian Saint Pé has been touring recently with his eponymously titled new project Saint Pé (featuring former members of Turf War, Gringo Star, Zoners and Concord America), sharing bills with friends such as Dead Confederate’s T. Hardy Morris, Natural Child & Bobby Bare, Jr. They play The Earl […]

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Tickets on sale Friday: Flogging Molly at Tabernacle

Tickets on sale Friday: Flogging Molly at Tabernacle

[ 0 ] December 8, 2015 |

Flogging Molly will be appearing at the Tabernacle on Wednesday, March 9 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $30. All tickets are for general admission and all ages are welcome. Tickets are on sale Friday, Dec. 11 at 10 a.m. at TabernacleATL.com, Ticketmaster.com, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 or at the box office on show nights. […]

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The Delta Saints play Atlanta Dec. 8

The Delta Saints play Atlanta Dec. 8

[ 0 ] December 3, 2015 |

Nashville band The Delta Saints play Atlanta’s Aisle 5 Dec. 8 as part of a world tour in support of their debut album, Bones, released with Loud & Proud Records. Bones was produced, engineered and mixed by Third Man Records alum Eddie Spear, who assisted on projects with Jack White, Arctic Monkeys and Neil Young. The […]

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David Ryan Harris returns to Eddie’s Attic Dec. 21 after success in October

David Ryan Harris returns to Eddie’s Attic Dec. 21 after success in October

[ 1 ] November 29, 2015 |

David Ryan Harris played Eddie’s Attic less than two months ago, but his sold-out performance went so well, the promoters asked him to return before the end of the year. Harris said he agreed on the spot. “I always have a great time at Eddie’s Attic,” he said. His tour supporting Lightyears is a great […]

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Wage War releases ‘Blueprints,’ plays Center Stage Dec. 15

Wage War releases ‘Blueprints,’ plays Center Stage Dec. 15

[ 1 ] November 27, 2015 |

  Wage War’s debut Blueprints gives the band a solid foundation as it heads out on tour, supporting August Burns Red, Every Time I Die and Stick To Your Guns and playing Atlanta Dec. 15. The band called its single, “Youngblood,” more of a message than a song. “Even in life’s lowest times, there are […]

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Hawkwind legend Nik Turner plays Masquerade Atlanta Dec. 2

Hawkwind legend Nik Turner plays Masquerade Atlanta Dec. 2

[ 0 ] November 26, 2015 |

  Founding member of the pioneering space-rock band Hawkwind Nik Turner is scheduled to play The Masquerade in Atlanta on Dec. 2, with the progressive ensemble Hedersleben. Get tickets from The Masquerade. Nik Turner was a founding member of Hawkwind during what has been considered their most commercially successful and critically acclaimed period for the […]

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Rihanna announces the ‘Anti World Tour’ coming to Philips Arena March 9

Rihanna announces the ‘Anti World Tour’ coming to Philips Arena March 9

[ 0 ] November 24, 2015 |

Rihanna will head out in late February to play nearly 40 shows on The Anti World Tour, playing Atlanta’s Philips Arena March 9. Travis Scott will be the special guest. Rihanna has become a modern music, entertainment and fashion icon. As an accomplished performer, she sold 54 million albums and 210 million digital tracks worldwide making her the […]

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David Berkeley compliments new release with novella, plays Eddie’s Attic Dec. 5

David Berkeley compliments new release with novella, plays Eddie’s Attic Dec. 5

[ 0 ] November 22, 2015 |

David Berkeley brings his tour to Eddie’s Attic in Decatur Saturday, Dec. 5 to support his recent release of Cardboard Boat, his sixth album, released alongside his novella, The Free Brontosaurus.” The songs on the album are sung from the perspective of each story’s main character. The releases are a rare compliment to each other, […]

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Ross Childress, formerly of Collective Soul, to play Eddie’s Attic Nov. 22

Ross Childress, formerly of Collective Soul, to play Eddie’s Attic Nov. 22

[ 0 ] November 19, 2015 |

Eddie’s Attic welcomes Ross Childress, formerly of Collective Soul, on Sunday Nov. 22. A few hours ago, Childress spoke with Mike Sammond of “The Game in Atlanta” on 92.9 about his new release, Acoustically Speaking. Ross talks about Collective Soul, his show this Sunday at Eddie’s Attic, jamming with Eddie Van Halen and more. Check it […]

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