Tag: variety playhouse

New Venue Coming to Memorial Drive at Atlanta Dairies

New Venue Coming to Memorial Drive at Atlanta Dairies

[ 0 ] April 15, 2016 |

AGON ENTERTAINMENT IN CONJUNCTION WITH TERMINAL WEST INKS DEAL FOR A MUSIC & SPECIAL EVENTS VENUE Paces Properties announced the first executed lease to bring live music to Atlanta Dairies on Memorial Drive has been signed. Agon Entertainment, owners of the Georgia Theatre and recently acquired Variety Playhouse, have signed a lease and will work […]

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Railroad Earth to play Variety Playhouse Jan. 14, 15

Railroad Earth to play Variety Playhouse Jan. 14, 15

[ 0 ] January 4, 2016 |

  Railroad Earth released its album Ashes and Dust in collaboration with Warren Haynes in 2015 and the band plans to continue touring, making a stop in Atlanta to play Variety Playhouse Jan. 14 and 15. Get tickets to the Railroad Earth shows at the band’s website. Members of Railroad Earth don’t losing sleep about what […]

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Funk, soul and rock ‘n’ roll at Variety Playhouse New Year’s Eve

Funk, soul and rock ‘n’ roll at Variety Playhouse New Year’s Eve

[ 0 ] December 28, 2015 |

Two funk-based bands are set to help fans ring in the New Year at Variety Playhouse in Atlanta. The Motet, from Colorado, is a world-class improvisational funk band that has dedicated more than a decade to the healing powers of funky dance music. The band has a long-standing tradition of putting on a musical costume […]

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AMG Weekend Picks 5/15-5/17

AMG Weekend Picks 5/15-5/17

[ 0 ] May 14, 2015 |

Friday May 15 Kopecky @ Vinyl Genre: Indie Rock Sounds Like: Hey Marseilles, Little Green Cars, The Head and the Heart Tickets are $12. Show starts at 9 pm. Find Tickets Here! The Symphony Crack Orchestra @ The Loft Genre: Instrumental Sounds Like: The Mad Violinist, All The Locals Tickets are $15. Doors open at […]

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What’s Up This Week 5/11-5/14

What’s Up This Week 5/11-5/14

[ 0 ] May 11, 2015 |

Monday May 11 Acid Mothers Temple @ The Earl  Genre: Psychedelic Rock Sounds Like: Comets on Fire, LSD March, Bardo Pond Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 the day of the show. Doors open at 8:30 pm, show starts at 9:00 pm. Find Tickets Here! Ryley Walker @ 529 Genre: Folk Sounds Like: Steve Gunn, […]

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AMG Weekend Picks 4/10-4/12

AMG Weekend Picks 4/10-4/12

[ 0 ] April 9, 2015 |

  Friday, April 10 The Decemberists @ The Tabernacle Genre: Indie, Folk, Rock Sounds like: Band of Horses, The Shins, The Mountain Goats Single tickets are $45.50. Doors open at 7 p.m. Find tickets here! Dustbowl Revival w/City Hotel @ Vinyl Genre: Americana, Bluegrass, Swing, Gospel Sounds like: Rope, Fox and the Bird, Cowboy and the Indian Tickets are $8 […]

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AMG Weekend Picks 3/27-3/29

AMG Weekend Picks 3/27-3/29

[ 0 ] March 26, 2015 |

Friday, March 27 The Shondes, Hailey Wojcik and The Haze @ The Masquerade Genre: Rock Sounds like: Le Tigre, Bikini Kill, Bratmobile Tickets are $10. Doors open at 7 p.m. Find tickets here! The 11th Annual Atlanta Blues Festival @ The Fox Theatre Genre: Blues Sounds like: Shirley Brown, Clarence Carter, Latimer Tickets are $52.50 to $75. Doors open at 7 p.m. Find tickets here! […]

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AMG Weekend Picks 2/13 – 2/15

AMG Weekend Picks 2/13 – 2/15

[ 0 ] February 12, 2015 |

Friday, Feb. 13 Big Head Todd and the Monsters @ Variety Playhouse Genre: Rock Sounds Like: Blues Traveler, Widespread Panic, Dave Mathews Band Tickets are $30 in advance, $33.50 at the door. Doors open at 7 pm. Find Tickets Here! Theophilus London w/Father, Doja Cat Genre: Soul-pop, Contemporary R&B, New Wave Electro Sounds like: Childish […]

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What’s Up Monday 12/29

What’s Up Monday 12/29

[ 0 ] December 29, 2014 |

It’s the last Monday of the year! Spend it the right way by checking out a live show in Atlanta tonight. Charlie Garrett, Hunter Morris, RRest @ 529 Get a free dose of indie, psychedelic rock at 529 in East Atlanta Village tonight! Donations accepted.   Railroad Earth @ Variety Playhouse Railroad Earth is a roots […]

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Interview w/ James Vincent McMorrow Playing @ Variety Playhouse 11/5

Interview w/ James Vincent McMorrow Playing @ Variety Playhouse 11/5

[ 0 ] November 3, 2014 |

Although Irish singer/songwriter had a late start getting into creating music, you would never be able to tell by the music he creates. His voice and his lyrics sound like those of a soul much older than his actual age – his songs are sure to win you over the same way they have won us […]

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Show Preview: Junior Brown for Amplify Atlanta’s Benefit Concert @ Variety Playhouse 10/24

Show Preview: Junior Brown for Amplify Atlanta’s Benefit Concert @ Variety Playhouse 10/24

[ 0 ] October 23, 2014 |

Amplify Atlanta presents celebrated country crooner and double-neck “guit-steel” guitarist Junior Brown in a special charity concert benefitting Intown Collaborative Ministries — a neighborhood-based non-profit dedicated to preventing homelessness and hunger — on Friday, Oct. 24. Amplify concerts are organized by Poverty Is Real, a Decatur-based 501(c)(3) that puts on concerts to recognize, celebrate, and support […]

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What’s Up Tuesday 10/21

What’s Up Tuesday 10/21

[ 0 ] October 21, 2014 |

There’s a show for every music lover tonight! Keep reading to see which one is the best fit for you! Ben Sollee at Eddie’s Attic Musicians often claim they are “giving themselves” to their listeners, but it’s rarely as true as on Ben Sollee’s fourth album, Half-Made Man, a revealing, deeply moving album that explores a […]

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What’s Up Monday 10/20

What’s Up Monday 10/20

[ 0 ] October 20, 2014 |

Hey there Atlanta, don’t let Monday blues get you down! We have some awesome things happening today! Sharon Van Etten with Tiny Ruins at The EARL Most musicians are quite happy to leave the production end of things to someone else. It’s enough to live your music without taking on the role of producer as […]

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AMG Weekend Picks 10/17-10/19

AMG Weekend Picks 10/17-10/19

[ 0 ] October 17, 2014 |

With two more weeks until Halloween and fall in full swing, the Atlanta concert offerings surely aren’t decreasing by any means. Check out what’s happening in Atlanta this weekend and ensure you have yet another great music-filled weekend! Friday, October 17th Sundy Best at Eddie’s Attic Sundy Best crafts music that re-imagines timeless classic rock […]

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Throw Back Thursday: Picture Book of The XX @ Variety Playhouse – 2010

Throw Back Thursday: Picture Book of The XX @ Variety Playhouse – 2010

[ 0 ] August 14, 2014 |

Photos were originally published in February 2010. Pictures by Matt Smith. The XX are currently working on their new album in Texas and Iceland!

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