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5 Atlanta Bands Take the Spotlight at SXSW 2013

5 Atlanta Bands Take the Spotlight at SXSW 2013

[ 0 ] March 12, 2013 |

You already know that Atlanta is home to a slew of hard-working bands who make our town one of the best places to catch a live show. Some of them have made the trek out to the South by Southwest music festival in Austin this year, and here are just a few that we’re happy […]

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5GB With The Black Lips; Playing Terminal West, Saturday May 12th

5GB With The Black Lips; Playing Terminal West, Saturday May 12th

[ 0 ] May 10, 2012 |

Georgia rockers, the Black Lips are not shy on stage or off. Known for their outlandish shows (that usually include, nudity, vomiting, instruments on fire, etc) the band have formed a cult like following, getting recognition from Rolling Stone and Spin and even performing on Late Night with Conan O’Brien, The band in back  in […]

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Picture Book: Mastodon at The Tabernacle, December 2

Picture Book: Mastodon at The Tabernacle, December 2

[ 1 ] December 5, 2011 |

By Ellen Eldridge Full gallery with Red Fang, Dillinger Escape Plan, The Black Lips and Mastodon after the jump.

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5GB With Deer Tick; Playing The Buckhead Theatre Friday Oct. 21

5GB With Deer Tick; Playing The Buckhead Theatre Friday Oct. 21

[ 0 ] October 20, 2011 |

By Eileen Tilson Did you know that the guys from Deertick consider themselves, “metal heads?” I love these Rhode Island boys, who have been wooing the hipsters and non-hipsters, alike since 2004. Even though they have been compared to the likes of Bright Eyes and Modest Mouse, Deer Tick have always remained a little punk […]

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AMG Weekend Picks: The Beach Boys, Travis Tritt, The Black Lips & More!

AMG Weekend Picks: The Beach Boys, Travis Tritt, The Black Lips & More!

[ 0 ] September 8, 2011 |

It’s football time again! Besides the sea of Red & Black that will now be flooding our city, it is the Falcons kick off game! Fortunately for us Atlantans who can’t fly to watch the Dirty Birds, there are a ton of cool music events happening this weekend, and with this cooler weather happening, there […]

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AMG Weekend Picks: Emmylou Harris, The Whiskey Gentry, Archers of Loaf and More!

AMG Weekend Picks: Emmylou Harris, The Whiskey Gentry, Archers of Loaf and More!

[ 0 ] July 21, 2011 |

Looks like that the brief respite from the unbearable heat last weekend was just that – brief. We’re plunging back into the unyielding mugginess. Thankfully there are some amazing gigs to keep you cool with AC, or at least keep you distracted with legendary tunes.

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Bits and Bobs: Sweet Apple, Edwyn Collins, Bobby Bare, Widespread Panic, Black Lips

Bits and Bobs: Sweet Apple, Edwyn Collins, Bobby Bare, Widespread Panic, Black Lips

[ 0 ] July 21, 2010 |

- Sweet Apple, the band led by Dinosaur Jr.’s guitar hero J Mascis, will be opening for Guided By Voices‘ reunion show at Buckhead Theatre on October 23. Tickets go on sale July 24 at 10 a.m. – Pitchfork has a streaming track up from Edwyn Collins new record, due out September 13. Losing Sleep […]

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The Black Lips Take to the Basketball Court for Charity

The Black Lips Take to the Basketball Court for Charity

[ 0 ] April 26, 2010 |

Our very own Black Lips will be showcasing a hidden “talent” of theirs when they display their basketball skills to raise money for Auditory Verbal Centre Inc., a charity helping deaf children. They’ve put out a little video challenging bands to step up and play, and to give their earnings from the May 1 tournament […]

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