Category: Atlanta Music News

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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Lil Scrappy reflects marijuana rehab, quitting ‘cold turkey’

Lil Scrappy reflects marijuana rehab, quitting ‘cold turkey’

[ 0 ] November 19, 2015 |

Atlanta rapper and VH1 “Love and Hip Hop Atlanta” cast member Lil Scrappy, sits down with DJ Smallz and discusses the possibility of the legalization of medical marijuana in Georgia, what marijuana does for him, reflects back on his rehab for it and stopping cold turkey. He reveals the dumbest thing he has done under […]

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Hard Rock Hotel coming to Atlanta in 2018

Hard Rock Hotel coming to Atlanta in 2018

[ 0 ] November 18, 2015 |

  The future home of the Atlanta Falcons will have a hotel next door to welcome guests. The Hard Rock Hotel Atlanta is set to open in spring 2018, next to the upcoming Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Hard Rock Hotel Atlanta will ignite the region with live entertainment and shows, adding to the city’s rich music traditions, […]

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Dopapod plays Terminal West Dec. 5

Dopapod plays Terminal West Dec. 5

[ 0 ] November 17, 2015 |

The progressive groove rock outfit will be playing Terminal West on December 5 with The Nth Power. Dopapod has built a growing community of devoted listeners, earning praise from the likes of Huffington Post and Relix. Even Rolling Stone declared them as a “Best-Kept Secret” from this past summer’s edition of Bonnaroo. They’ve also made […]

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Panic! At the Disco shares “Victorious” ahead of fifth album, out in January

Panic! At the Disco shares “Victorious” ahead of fifth album, out in January

[ 0 ] November 16, 2015 |

Panic! At The Disco has shared a music video for new single “Victorious.” The video was directed by Brandon Dermer and features a cameo from MMA Kickboxing champion Joe Schilling. “Victorious” is the second song the band has shared from the forthcoming fifth album, Death of a Bachelor, out Jan. 15 via DCD2/Fueled By Ramen. […]

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Benefit for Josh Yoder of Jungol at The Earl tonight

Benefit for Josh Yoder of Jungol at The Earl tonight

[ 0 ] November 15, 2015 |

Josh Yoder of Jungol has been battling a cancerous brain tumor. The event page on Facebook says: In June of 2015, Josh’s busy life was interrupted by a seizure which led to the diagnosis. On July 27, he had about 70 percent of the egg-sized tumor removed. Josh is now going through radiation treatment. When […]

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Prog rock festival Prognosis returns to Sweetwater Bar and Grill for 2nd year in a row

Prog rock festival Prognosis returns to Sweetwater Bar and Grill for 2nd year in a row

[ 0 ] November 14, 2015 |

Atlanta-based progressive rock bands Omnipresent and Not Otherwise Specified bring Prognosis Fest back to Sweetwater Bar and Grill Dec. 11 and 12 at 8 p.m. Instead of three bands on one night, this year’s mini festival includes eight bands and two nights. Prognosis in 2014 featured Omnipresent, Ethos and Not Otherwise Specified. Singer, guitarist and […]

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The Head releases Millipedes today, plays Atlanta Nov. 28

The Head releases Millipedes today, plays Atlanta Nov. 28

[ 0 ] November 13, 2015 |

The Head’s new EP Millipedes comes out today, bringing fans a rollicking, five-song crash course in fusing pop with gritty, fuzzed-out rock ‘n’ roll. The Head plays in Atlanta at The Drunken Unicorn Nov. 28. The three-chord Troggs-style simplicity of opener “Jesus,” the Midwestern indie-rock of “Raincoats,” the phased-out New Wave daydreamer ”Pebbles on the Ground” […]

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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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