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AMG Weekend Picks: The Dirty Guv’nahs, Nas & Lauryn Hill, The Kicks, Brandi Carlile, Wolf Gang, Decatur Wine Festival, & More!

AMG Weekend Picks: The Dirty Guv’nahs, Nas & Lauryn Hill, The Kicks, Brandi Carlile, Wolf Gang, Decatur Wine Festival, & More!

[ 0 ] November 1, 2012 |

Happy November, ladies and gents! I’m finding it harder and harder to get out of bed each morning, which means the cold is approaching faster and faster. Some say that this is the month of staying bundled indoors and and some say it’s “No Shave November”, whatever it is, don’t sit at home! There are […]

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What’s Up Thursday?

What’s Up Thursday?

[ 0 ] October 4, 2012 |

So, be honest, who played the Drinking Game during the presidential debates? I did not, but I watched and I think we are going to have a lot of hungover people this morning! It’s Thursday, the new Friday, so go out and do something fun. -Allen Stone has shot up the R&B/Soul charts on iTunes, […]

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5GB With Allen Stone; Playing The Loft, Oct. 4th

5GB With Allen Stone; Playing The Loft, Oct. 4th

[ 0 ] October 4, 2012 |

Allen Stone has shot up the R&B/Soul charts on iTunes, peaking at the number 2 spot, and hit #9 and #62 on the Billboard Heatseekers and R&B/Hip Hop Album charts, respectively, and has garnered national praise – USA Today called him a “pitch-perfect powerhouse”. He has sold-out tour dates in numerous markets under his belt […]

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Picture Book and Review: The Quaildogs & Sol Junky @ The Loft – September 7, 2012

Picture Book and Review: The Quaildogs & Sol Junky @ The Loft – September 7, 2012

[ 0 ] September 10, 2012 |

Photos and Review by Chandler Mays The Quaildogs turned up the heat for their EP release party last Friday at The Loft. Starting off with a bang, the night began with a lively boot-stomping set by Sol Junky, who delivered country rock jams with inspiring harmonies and guitar solos reminiscent of The Allman Brothers, although […]

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AMG Weekend Picks: The Quaildogs, Nappy Roots, Yeasayer, Caroline Herring , Train, and More!

AMG Weekend Picks: The Quaildogs, Nappy Roots, Yeasayer, Caroline Herring , Train, and More!

[ 0 ] September 7, 2012 |

I don’t know about you guys, but this “Short Week” sure didn’t feel short! It just meant more catch up, right? So let’s get down to it. As usual, there’s a lot of decent shows happening around Atlanta this weekend! Head to your favorite local venue, grab a cold one, and enjoy the weekend! Tweet […]

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5GB With The Quaildogs; Playing The Loft, Sept. 7th

5GB With The Quaildogs; Playing The Loft, Sept. 7th

[ 1 ] September 6, 2012 |

A folk band in appearance, a rock band in sound, and a total gentleman in the sack, Atlanta Rock and Roll Sensations® The Quaildogs have turned heads and moved feet at sell-out shows throughout Atlanta since 2011. Fresh off the release of their debut EP “Extended Play,” an album heralded by local media as “coming […]

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Live Review and Picture Book: Dark Time Sunshine, Edison, and Hail Mary Mallon (Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, and Dj Big Whiz) @ The Loft, August 7th!

Live Review and Picture Book: Dark Time Sunshine, Edison, and Hail Mary Mallon (Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, and Dj Big Whiz) @ The Loft, August 7th!

[ 0 ] August 8, 2012 |

Photos by Hieu Nguyen and Review by Vincent Bailey Being the son of a radio DJ, I used to think my ear was always listening to the latest and greatest hip hop circulating the streets. Boy was I wrong. Around 2003 a high school friend told me that I may have known the hits on […]

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What’s Up Tuesday?

What’s Up Tuesday?

[ 0 ] August 7, 2012 |

Well, my alarm never went off this morning, which meant that I jumped out of bed frazzled, quickly combed the cowlick out of my hair, and am now sitting at the computer realizing I didn’t put any deodorant on….So now I am the stinky kid. Geesh. I’m going to have to do something fun tonight….Here […]

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What’s Up Thursday?

What’s Up Thursday?

[ 0 ] July 5, 2012 |

So how is everyone feeling? Not too bad? Hungover? Way to celebrate your independence! Now on to your normal day. Walk around today pretending that you have a gun in a holster under your shirt, might make you feel like more of a bad ass. -Friends have also garnered praise from the likes of , […]

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What’s Up Tuesday?

What’s Up Tuesday?

[ 0 ] July 3, 2012 |

There is so much rad stuff happening in our pretty little city, if you don’t make it out to one of these fun events, well shame on you. -NADA SURF! If you are a 90′s rock throwback child like I am, then you will be pretty stoked to see these boys tonight at The Loft. […]

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CD Review: Matthew Perryman Jones – Land of the Living; Playing The Loft June 22

CD Review: Matthew Perryman Jones – Land of the Living; Playing The Loft June 22

[ 0 ] May 30, 2012 |

Land of the Living Matthew Perryman Jones Cante Jondo Records By Ellen Eldridge Every once in a while the perfect storm of melody, emotion and timing collides with a listener in an unexpected way. Finding a new artist or a new album to truly fall in love with doesn’t happen every week, but something about […]

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What’s Up Tuesday?

What’s Up Tuesday?

[ 0 ] May 1, 2012 |

                        Well Good Morning Atlanta! It’s that time of the year where the girls dress in just barely what they can get away with, and boys in skinny jean shorts are in abundance…..but oh yes, the music is aplenty! There is some pretty great […]

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What’s Up Wednesday?

What’s Up Wednesday?

[ 0 ] April 25, 2012 |

Happy Wednesday Atlanta! Today we are continuing the “Why I Love Leila” series… -Leila has the BEST taste in music, and always supports local acts. She literally knows about bands before everyone else…..PERIOD. And the coolest part, is that Leila isn’t a snob about her musical choices, she just quietly shares and enjoys…. -The ever-so-popular […]

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What’s Up Tuesday?

What’s Up Tuesday?

[ 0 ] April 24, 2012 |

I have to tell you Atlanta, I am a little bummed out this week because our dear Ticket Alternative Promotions Director, Leila Regan-Porter is leaving Atlanta, and as anyone who knows Leila agrees, she is one of the greatest people you will ever meet…This is Leila’s last week, so I am going to show off […]

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5GB With The Maine; Playing The Loft, Tomorrow, April 24

5GB With The Maine; Playing The Loft, Tomorrow, April 24

[ 0 ] April 23, 2012 |

Arizona indie pop rockers, The Maine, are touring around the country in support of their latest album, Pioneer, and are coming to Atlanta tomorrow at The Loft. Bassist and founding member Garrett Nickelsen joined us before the show for our 5GB series. What’s the first gig you ever attended? Blink 182, New Found Glory, and Midtown What […]

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