Sarah Bettens — Shine

Sarah BettensShineCocoon RecordsBy Al Kaufman Back in the ‘90s, Sarah Bettens fronted the Belgian alt-rock band, K’s Choice. Their biggest US single, “Not an Addict,” celebrated sobriety so darkly that it would only seem upbeat to heroin addicts. Since that time Bettens has made more than a few transformations. The band broke up (although plans […]

Masquerade is hiring!

Masquerade seeking somebody who can act as a host and lead promoter for their Old Wave Thursday dance party. In the Hell room they feature Alternative club dance from the 80’s to current along with some pop 80’s music in the mix. In the Purgatory room they feature a blend of Hip Hop, Funk, and […]


Tonight catch a great show! Limbeck will be playing with John Ralston and House of Fools tonight at Vinyl. Doors open at 8pm and it is a 18 and up show. Read an Atlanta Music Guide interview with the guys of Limbeck here!

The Wood Brothers

The Wood Brothers newest album Loaded will be released on Blue Note Records April 1st. Loaded is the follow up to 2006’s Ways Not To Lose. The Wood Brothers are also getting ready to hit the road for a tour in promotion of the album, but no Atlanta dates have been set yet. To pre-purchase […]

White Rabbits

White Rabbits are now the sole labelmates with Radiohead on the newly formed TBD Records. The indie rockers are also kicking off their spring tour with Spoon and The Walkmen. They’ll stop in Atlanta on April 14 for a sold out show at Center Stage. 

Van Halen Postponed…again

Van Halen‘s March 19th concert at The Arena at Gwinnett Center has been postponed again. The new date will be announced soon. Atlanta is not the only date that has been postponed. Van Halen has rescheduled seventeen concert dates due to Eddie Van Halen’s treatment of an undisclosed illness. Tickets for the original February 25th […]

Wanna Car?

In celebration of their 50th issue, FADER Magazine is giving one lucky reader a free Ford Focus. For pictures of the Steven Wilson illustrated car as well as entry details, click here! Also download the newest issue of FADER by following this link.

Rival Concert Announcement

*NEW* Went On Sale: Friday, March 7 @ noon (Ticket Alternative)Thursday, 4/17/08 – The Loft MUSHROOMHEAD w/ Human Factors Lab, SaintDiablo & Within ChaosDoors: 7pmShow: 8pmPrice: $16 advance / $18 day of showAges: All Ages *NEW* Went On Sale: Friday, March 7 @ noon (Ticket Alternative)Wednesday, 5/14/08 – The Loft MY LIFE WITH THE THRILL […]

Old Michael Johns photos

American Idol Top 12 finalist and ex-lead singer of local band Film, Michael Johns is becoming a top-pick for the finals. Film just posted a bunch of old photos from their 2001 CD release gig at Masquerade. You can check out all the pics on the bands myspace page

Attack & Release

The Black Keys‘ much anticipated album Attack & Release will be released on April 1st on Warner Brothers Records. Attack & Release, produced by Danger Mouse, marks the band’s first album since 2006’s Magic Potion. In promotion of the new record, test our own "attack & release" skills with an online lazer tag game featuring […]

Something Mental from Tommy Tiernan

Irish comedian Tommy Tiernan is releasing his first US comedy special Something Mental, on CD and DVD Tuesday, March 11th. Something Mental was recorded at Chicago’s Mecury Theater, and the DVD includes over thirty minutes of bonus footage. Comedy Central will also show Something Mental as an hour special on Friday, March 14th.

Clipse added to A3C Hip-Hop Festival

The southeast’s largest hip-hop festival just got even radder with the announcement of some more top shelf acts. Clipse & the Re-Up Gang, a reunited Juice Crew, Del Tha Funky Homosapien, Little Brother and superstar in the making Wale!!! (This dude has a mix tape about Seinfeld…WTF) The festival is gonna be inside the CW […]

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