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Summer Interns Becca & Erika Share Their Experience: The Best Internship in Atlanta

Summer Interns Becca & Erika Share Their Experience: The Best Internship in Atlanta

[ 0 ] August 14, 2014 |

Ticket Alternative wants you as the next intern! Becca Kanaverskis If you love music as much as I do than you will be freaking out after you finish reading this. First off, Ticket Alternative treats interns like real employees.  My first day was not what I expected at all. I was trained in the office and […]

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Your Guide to AthFest 6/20-6/22

Your Guide to AthFest 6/20-6/22

[ 0 ] June 19, 2014 |

AthFest 2014 It’s that time of year again and for those of you who have never experienced AthFest..here are 3 reasons why it is a must: 1. The outdoor stages and Artist Market are free to the general public so what’s to lose?! 2. It is for a good cause. AthFest, Inc., a  non-profit organization, supports local music and […]

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AthFest 2013 Coverage

AthFest 2013 Coverage

[ 0 ] June 24, 2013 |

AthFest 2013 was as busy as ever this year, the streets packed with music fans of all different persuasions. I couldn’t catch every show obviously, but I’ve compiled a list of the top five most notable shows I did see. My Top Five Most Notable Shows of AthFest 2013 Cult of Riggonia – Farm 255 […]

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Interview: The District Attorneys playing AthFest June 21st!

Interview: The District Attorneys playing AthFest June 21st!

[ 0 ] June 21, 2013 |

Photo by Brittany Gershenhorn AthFest is an annual festival in downtown Athens, GA designed to raise money for music and arts education.  The District Attorneys are no strangers to the festival, having played for the past four years, but this year they’ve got a coveted spot on the Pulaski Street outdoor stage. We got a […]

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Interview: Modern Skirts; Playing FINAL SHOW @ AthFest June 21st!

Interview: Modern Skirts; Playing FINAL SHOW @ AthFest June 21st!

[ 0 ] June 19, 2013 |

Born of four hopeful rednecks and numerous misconceptions, Athens, GA’s Modern Skirts crept onto the scene in 2005 with their debut record, ‘Catalogue of Generous Men’. The record received some good reviews, finding itself at #11 on Paste Magazine’s “50 Best Records of 2005″. After some marginal touring success around the South and several sold […]

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Video Interview: Quiet Hounds; Playing @ AthFest June 21st!

Video Interview: Quiet Hounds; Playing @ AthFest June 21st!

[ 0 ] June 17, 2013 |

Atlanta Music Guide got the opportunity to sit down with up-and-coming Atlanta/Athens band, Quiet Hounds. Between their distinguished sound and their disguised performances, Quiet Hounds put on a show you won’t want to miss! The band will be heading to AthFest THIS Friday, June 21 and will be playing at the Pulaski Street Stage at […]

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Live Review: Guadalcanal Diary at AthFest, June 25; Playing Smith’s Olde Bar, July 2

Live Review: Guadalcanal Diary at AthFest, June 25; Playing Smith’s Olde Bar, July 2

[ 2 ] June 27, 2011 |

By Scott Roberts; photos by Sue Volkert “I was looking at our set list,” mused principal songwriter/lead singer/rhythm guitarist Murray Attaway halfway through Guadalcanal Diary’s headlining appearance at AthFest this past Saturday, the first of their two planned 30th anniversary reunion shows (the second will be this coming Saturday at Smith’s Olde Bar in Atlanta), […]

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15th Annual AthFest Runs June 22-26

15th Annual AthFest Runs June 22-26

[ 0 ] June 21, 2011 |

By Eileen Tilson It’s that time of year again!  June 22 though 26, the 15th annual AthFest will be held in downtown Athens. Known as “one of the country’s great indie music festivals,” headlining artists this year will include Futurebirds, Centro-Matic , Guadacanal Diary, Chickasaw Mudd Puppies, Kevin Kinney Band, Nappy Roots, Col. Bruce Hampton […]

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CD Review: Various Artists — AthFest 2010

CD Review: Various Artists — AthFest 2010

[ 0 ] June 14, 2010 |

Various Artists AthFest 2010 Ghostmeat Records By Eric Chavez Athens and its music scene all have a flavor of their own. Hit acts from The B-52’s and R.E.M., to the Indigo Girls and Bubba Sparxxx have all sprung from Athens, making it one of the most recognized, and diverse, small towns in America. At times, […]

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