Michelle Malone Stronger Than You Think SBS Records By Al Kaufman “Mature” is a tricky world in the music business. It’s often code for “losing your edge,” or “quietly slipping off into adult contemporary oblivion.” Michelle Malone’s last two albums, 2012’s Day 2, and 2014’s Acoustic Winter could both be considered “mature” albums in the […]
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With 2014 coming to an end, we know there’s only one way you want to spend your New Year’s Eve – at a show! We’ve rounded up the best concerts going on in Atlanta for the final night of the year to help you decide where to be. Bling In The New Year With Cousin […]
This weekend is packed with awesome artists performing in and around Atlanta. Check out who’s playing around town! Friday ,September 5th Dustin Lynch @ Electric Cowboy Broken Bow Records artist Dustin Lynch occupies a unique place in today’s country music. Thanks to his classic sensibilities, he’s been heralded as the heir to George Strait’s […]
It’s another big weekend for music in Atlanta! Take your pick from great shows ranging from electro-pop trio, Little Daylight, to the legendary Crosby, Stills, and Nash! Friday, March 21- Moody Blues at The Fox Theatre The Moody Blues, legendary English rock band, will be at The Fox Theatre tonight on their Atlanta stop of […]
New Year’s Eve is finally here! We’ve got plenty of local events going on today, ranging from live music to themed parties, so there’s something for everyone. There’s sure to be a big turnout tonight at all of the events, so make sure to get your tickets in advance so you’re not stuck at the […]
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 […]
By Al Kaufman Maybe it is the southern cooking. Maybe it’s having to deal with southern men. But hell if the female musicians we get out of Georgia ain’t bad-ass. Think of the fiercely independent and creative Janelle Monae. Or think of that rough and tumble sweetness of southern rock and blues mama Michelle Malone. […]
Interview by: Al Kaufman Michelle Malone is almost as big an Atlanta institution as The Varsity. Her rocking blues have caused many to kick some dust off their boots. She can get down and raunchy and sweet and spiritual. She’s the kid sister Bonnie Raitt always wanted, or possibly the secret love child of Raitt […]
AMG Weekend Picks: Taste of Atlanta, Antibalas, Gotye, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Michelle Malone, Bananarama, and FadoOktoberfest Outdoor Block Party!
There’s something about the month of October that makes us happy! Perhaps it’s the seasons changing, the weather cooling off, Halloween decorations, picking out costumes, and festivals galore, but we love it! It’s also “the calm before the holiday storm”. So enjoy this carefree October weekend and take in a great festival! The weather is […]
By Al Kaufman Usually when an artist’s new album is heralded as “her most mature work to date,” it should be taken as a warning sign. Warning: this album is slow and boring. Blues mama Michelle Malone has just issued her 11th album, Day 2. It is easily her most mature album to date, and […]
AMG Weekend Picks! Decatur Beach Party, Man Man at Terminal West, Michelle Malone at Eddie’s Attic and More!
This is one of those weekends where we want to do it all! Festivals-Concerts-MMA Fights! And of course, Sunday is special too because it’s Father’s Day! So thanks to all the Rockin’ Dads out there; we appreciate your guidance through our occasional stupidity! Friday, June 15th- Decatur Beach Party with Yacht Rock Schooner in the […]
Happy Thursday everyone! We’re barreling full-speed ahead into the weekend, and it looks like it’s going to be a beauty. There are cool gigs a plenty, more on the hip, cozy side, so you can get up close and personal on some great local rock ‘n’ roll.
By Eileen Tilson/ @tktalt_tn Still looking for something fun to do on New Years Eve? Not to fear! Atlanta Music Guide & Ticket Alternative are your one stop shop for all your New Years Eve celebrations! -NYE in the ATL 2012- The Waverly Join the pretty people at The Waverly for their “NYE in the […]