AMG Weekend Picks: Copious Jones, BAIR, Molly Hunt & More!

We’re just a few days into 2013 and hopefully your stickin’ to those resolutions! I like to make my resolutions really easy, so that it’s actually hard to break them. For example, this year I vow to have more fun, go to more shows, and not stress about all the small things! See, it’s relatively easy to stick to those….And I think we should all try to start having more fun this very weekend. Here’s our Weekend Picks for the Best & Most Fun Atlanta events!

Friday, January 4th-Copious Jones at Smith’s Olde Bar

Soulful rock jams are their specialty and they’ll definitely lift your spirits.

Friday, January 4th- Doug Funny & the Freshtones w/ CBDB at Peachtree Tavern

Doug Funny & The Freshtones is an Athens/Atlanta band that been “Bringin’ the Jams since ’89”. Gotta love their name. CBDB is an Alabama band. Purveyors of Joyfunk: A blend of progressive rock, funk, folk, and jam fusion, resulting in an original and unavoidably danceable sound.

Friday, January 4th- Mike Kinnebrew with special guest, Corey Kent White at Eddie’s Attic

Mike Kinnebrew creates story from words that speak language in song – song that ignites. His passion is reflected in enthused followers throughout the Southeast. Every audience engaged. Every listener connected.

Saturday, January 5th- BAIR CD Release Party at Vinyl

With a diverse group of individuals, Bair is an equally well-rounded project with musical influences that range from the depths of jazz and soul to the peeks of pop. It offers a unique and well-composed sound crafted by an assembly of an experienced and dedicated musical entourage.

Saturday, January 5th- All the Locals with Mike Fiorello at Peachtree Tavern

A culmination of raw talent and creativity, All The Locals saturate every addictive melody with smart, catchy lyrics that will stick with you well past the moment you press play.

Saturday, January 5th-Angela Reign at Smith’s Olde Bar, The Atlanta Room

2012 Best Female Artist and Best Music Video of the Year nominee Angela Reign will return to Smith’s to rock the Atlanta room. Fresh back from Nashville and a performance at Opryland, Angela looks forward to entertaining her hometown fans before heading back on the road.

Saturday, January 5th Callaghan’s B-Day Party with Eric Brace & Peter Cooper at Eddie’s Attic

Chase away any post holiday-blues and join CALLAGHAN for her annual Birthday Show here at Eddie’s Attic! Since she kicked off 2012 with us Callaghan’s released her debut album, performed across 25 states, heard her single ‘Best Year’ on Radio across the USA and been reported on by Billboard, the Huffington Post and many more. On the first Saturday of 2013 she returns to Eddie’s Attic for a birthday show of great live music! Tables Sold Out. General Admission tickets still available.

Saturday, January 5th-Escape Vehicle at Smith’s Olde Bar

The Escape Vehicle hit the ground running in the spring of 2001 and since then has established itself as a hard-working, professional band by touring in and around the southeast. Undoubtedly, the Escape Vehicle takes a selective ‘classic rock’ approach to their tune selection. However, the band also delves in other musical genres such as bluegrass, reggae, blues, and even country.

Sunday, January 6th-An Evening w/ Molly Hunt & guests, Jenn Bostic & Ella Mae Bowen at Eddie’s Attic

2012 is was an incredible year for Molly Hunt! Highlights include: Opening for LORETTA LYNN, STEVE HOLY, TRENT TOMILSON, part of the artist line-up at the world famous 99.5 WYCD Detroit Hoedown with Katie Armiger, Glen Templeton, Tyler Farr, THE FARM, Jana Kramer, Montgomery Gentry, Dierks Bentley, writing full-time, performing, recording, going to Hollywood and Vegas with the AMERICAN IDOL SEASON 11 TOP 60, completing her Sophomore year of high school with all “A’s”….. the story still being written!

New Events Coming Soon:

Winter Beer Carnival- February 9th at Atlantic Station
The 4th annual Winter Beer Carnival is being expanded to offer more beers and the games you love. Sample more than 100 beers including traditional favorites, premium craft beers and an assortment of the best winter brews – try them all and discover your favorite! Step right up and try your hand at all the midway games you love and our twist on some carnival classics. Unlimited games are included in your ticket price.

Steamhouse Lounge Oysterfest, February 23rd & 24th at Steamhouse Lounge and Midtown Atlanta

Don’t be fooled by imitations…ATLANTA’s ORIGINAL OYSTERFEST! STEAMHOUSE LOUNGE OYSTERFEST…is back for its 26th year.


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