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Interview with Paul Thorn; Playing @ Eddie’s Attic, February 2

Interview with Paul Thorn; Playing @ Eddie’s Attic, February 2

[ 0 ] January 30, 2014 |

Paul Thorn has been pleasing crowds for years with his muscular brand of roots music – bluesy, rocking and thoroughly Southern, yet also speaking universal truths. The Tupelo, Mississippi native worked in a furniture factory, jumped out of airplanes, and was a professional boxer before sharing his experiences with the world as a singer-songwriter. Pimps […]

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Shaky Knees 2014 Lineup Announced!!

Shaky Knees 2014 Lineup Announced!!

[ 0 ] January 15, 2014 |

As soon as we could spread the word about this year’s stellar CounterPoint lineup, the Shaky Knees lineup dropped! And it’s just as stellar, despite its blatant lack of OutKast. Now in its second year, Atlanta’s Shaky Knees Festival moves to a new location, Atlantic Station, for 2014 with an incredible alternative lineup. The National and Modest Mouse […]

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CounterPoint 2014 Lineup Announced!

CounterPoint 2014 Lineup Announced!

[ 0 ] January 15, 2014 |

  Move over Coachella. You’re not the only festival gettin’ some Andre 3000/Big Boi love come spring festival season, stank you smelly much. Atlanta’s own OutKast will headline CounterPoint Festival in Rome, Georgia, April 25 – 27. 2014. Their reemergence into the live music scene has been called the most anticipated musical comeback of the […]

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R. Kelly’s Album Release Party @ Fuego Lounge, January 17

R. Kelly’s Album Release Party @ Fuego Lounge, January 17

[ 0 ] January 10, 2014 |

If you’re looking for something fun to do Friday, January 17, head north up to Fuego Lounge in Duluth to party with V-103’s Greg Street and the “Trapped in the Closet” librettist himself, R. Kelly! They’ll be celebrating the release of the new album Black Panties along with a birthday or two. Limited advanced tickets […]

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Pretty Lights To Host A Seminar For Members Of The Recording Academy On 4/24!

Pretty Lights To Host A Seminar For Members Of The Recording Academy On 4/24!

[ 0 ] January 3, 2014 |

Save the date – Grammy Nominated Artist Pretty Lights is coming to Atlanta on Thursday, April 24! Derek Vincent Smith (Pretty Lights) will host an exclusive seminar for Atlanta Chapter members of The Recording Academy and give an insider’s look into how he created the songs on A Color Map of the Sun, which is […]

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Q&A with Michelle Malone; Plays Eddie’s Attic New Years’ Eve

Q&A with Michelle Malone; Plays Eddie’s Attic New Years’ Eve

[ 0 ] December 27, 2013 |

By Al Kaufman It’s been a busy year for Atlanta’s preeminent blues mama, Michelle Malone. While she spent the whole year on tour behind 2012’s Day 2 album, she also found time to collaborate with Rocky Mountain Slides to make a guitar slide bearing her name. And, more importantly, she just put the finishing touches […]

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Lisa Kelly Tickets On Sale Friday, 12/13 at 9AM!

Lisa Kelly Tickets On Sale Friday, 12/13 at 9AM!

[ 0 ] December 11, 2013 |

Multi-platinum selling recording artist Lisa Kelly hails from Dublin. Best known through her performances with Irish music phenomenon Celtic Woman, Lisa has toured the globe performing in some of the world’s most prestigious venues including Carnegie Hall, Radio City Music Hall, Orchard Hall Tokyo, the Sydney Entertainment Center and more. With Celtic Woman, Lisa has entertained […]

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Sing For Your Life Season 2: Live Auditions Part 1 Thursday, December 5th!

Sing For Your Life Season 2: Live Auditions Part 1 Thursday, December 5th!

[ 0 ] December 3, 2013 |

Sing For Your Life is a singing competition that took Atlanta by storm in late 2012. The show stood out immediately in the local music scene as something fresh and unique. With 200+ live audience members each week, thousands of YouTube hits and local and national coverage, the Top 12 Contestants became Atlanta household names. […]

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SEVYN STREETER – In Store Appearance & CD Signing @ DBS Sounds – Friday, December 6th @ 5:30PM

SEVYN STREETER – In Store Appearance & CD Signing @ DBS Sounds – Friday, December 6th @ 5:30PM

[ 0 ] December 3, 2013 |

At 26 years old, Amber “Sevyn” Streeter has already lent her pen to tracks for an elite roster of R&B players including Chris Brown, Brandy, Kelly Rowland, Alicia Keys and Estelle. Streeter recently signed with Atlantic Records and has released her debut album in which her soulful, urban sound is finally in the spotlight. Atlantic […]

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Smith’s Olde Bar Teams Up with the Atlanta Community Food Bank for the Holiday Season

Smith’s Olde Bar Teams Up with the Atlanta Community Food Bank for the Holiday Season

[ 0 ] November 13, 2013 |

‘Tis the season to give! Starting the day before Thanksgiving, Wednesday, November 27th Smith’s Olde Bar will be respectfully asking for a 2 can donation or a $2 donation at the door at all shows (Music Room as well as Atlanta Room shows). This will be Smith’s 20th year helping the Atlanta Community Food Bank. […]

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Interview: Interstellar- Album Release Show @ The Basement, 11/15!

Interview: Interstellar- Album Release Show @ The Basement, 11/15!

[ 0 ] November 12, 2013 |

The journey began a couple of years ago in England where songwriter, and British native, Sid Wilson first starting penning new material. Upon arriving on American soil, further songs were written, and subsequently the band, Interstellar, came together. Interstellar blend their innovative songwriting with a psychedelic shoegazery, rolling along in their anthemic rock n roll […]

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Interview: Rosco Bandana @ Smith’s Olde Bar 11/9

Interview: Rosco Bandana @ Smith’s Olde Bar 11/9

[ 0 ] November 8, 2013 |

The Mississippi septet Rosco Bandana are the product of teenage rebellion and its consequences; of lost love, false starts and, above all, lasting friendship. They’re what happens when a group of kids take a chance on a long shot and – against all odds – it pays off. Their act includes blues/americana style music blended […]

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The Head And The Heart In Store Performance @ Criminal Records 11/12 – 6PM

The Head And The Heart In Store Performance @ Criminal Records 11/12 – 6PM

[ 0 ] November 7, 2013 |

Head on over to Criminal Records on Tuesday, November 12th, at 6:00pm for an in-store set by The Head & the Heart. The Seattle-based indie folk band will perform a live acoustic set at the store and sign copies of Let’s Be Still, their new album on Sub Pop Records, before they head to the […]

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ONE DAY ONLY – “Inside Llewyn Davis” Vinyl Soundtrack Sale 11/5

ONE DAY ONLY – “Inside Llewyn Davis” Vinyl Soundtrack Sale 11/5

[ 0 ] November 4, 2013 |

Want the full-length VINYL Soundtrack album for the Grand Prix WINNER at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival at a 1960s price?! The Coen Brothers’ new film “Inside Llewyn Davis” has earned high praise from the critics as one of this season’s biggest Oscar contenders. It is the Coens’ first music-based film since “O Brother, Where […]

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America’s Got Talent Comes to Atlanta- Auditions November 2 & 3!

America’s Got Talent Comes to Atlanta- Auditions November 2 & 3!

[ 0 ] October 30, 2013 |

Do you have what it takes to win $1 million dollars and be named the most talented act in America? America’s Got Talent is the only talent competition show open to any age and any talent, and has been recognized as a “shocking, modern-day variety show”. The auditions are a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for performers across […]

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