July 2012

5GB With Adam Faucett; Playing Eddie’s Attic, August 1st

On Feb. 25, 2011 Arkansas songwriter and “folk swamp soul brother,” Adam Faucett released his third solo LP, More Like A Temple and embarked on a US Tour which continues into 2012. Drawing comparisons from Townes Van Zandt to Tim Buckley to Otis Redding, Arkansas born and bred Adam Faucett is most known for his […]

What’s Up Tuesday?

Do you believe that you can wish for good news? That literally if you put all of your mental energy on something that it will appear? Let’s all be in that mentality today, shall we? It’s a quiet night in the city this eve, so if you don’t want to watch any more of the […]

5GB With Saint Motel; Playing The Masquerade, July 31st

5GB With Saint Motel; Playing The Masquerade, July 31st

Indie-pop quartet, Saint Motel, are from Los Angeles and have been gaining a lot of buzz recently. They are known for their colorful events in LA (in this case their Zombie Prom). They joined us for our 5GB series before their show at the Masquerade on July 31st. What’s the first gig you ever attended? […]

What’s Up Monday?

What’s Up Monday?

So? What did you think of the Olympic opening ceremonies? I actually didn’t get to see them, but it seems a bit unfair when you can roll out a Beatle to close the deal! But, here at Ticket Alternative, we LOVE Great Britain and all things jacket potato, so of course we will be glued […]

5GB With Lydia Loveless; Playing

Blessed with a commanding, blast-it-to-the-back-of-theroom voice, the 21-year-old Lydia Loveless was raised on a family farm in Coshocton, Ohio—a small weird town with nothing to do but make music. With a dad who owned a country music bar, Loveless often woke up with a house full of touring musicians scattered on couches and floors. When […]

AMG Weekend Picks: Corndogorama, The Kicks, Appetite for Destruction, and more!

I love Atlanta, but sometimes you’ve gotta hit the beach or the lake to cool off in this summer heat! I’m a little bummed that I happened to pick this weekend to take off! There are some awesome concerts, like The Kicks and Lindsey Buckingham, and odd festivals, like Corndogorama, happening all over town. So […]

New Shows Announced! Umphrey’s McGee, The Script, The All-American Rejects & More!

Alright kiddies, get you calendars ready to write down some dates! –The All-American Rejects and Boys Like Girls will be appearing at the Tabernacle on Wednesday, September 26th at 8:00pm.  Tickets are $27.50.  All tickets are for general admission and ages are welcome.  Tickets are on sale this Friday, July 27th at 10AM. –Kendrick Lamar will be appearing at the Tabernacle on […]

5GB With Henry Wolfe; Playing With Eleni Mandell Tonight @ The Earl

By Eileen Tilson A few years ago I was watching the girliest of girl movies, Julie & Julia, and a song started playing. “Stop the Train,” caught my ear with its sweet lyrics and honest voice. After discovering the creator of this lovely song, I reached out to Mr. Wolfe, and surprisingly he wrote back. In era of […]

What’s Up Thursday?

Man oh man, what a week this has been! Luckily for us there are a TON of amazing shows tonight, so go out there and check one out! -America’s favorite non-Idol, Steven Tyler is voting for himself these days, and is bringing his band, Aerosmith, to Philip’s Arena tonight with Cheap Trick. -I discovered the […]

What’s Up Wednesday?

                            Happy Half week Atlanta! I just have a feeling that today is going to be a great day…If you are looking for something fun to do tonight, might I suggest one of these little puppies: -Oh it’s going to get a […]