AMG Weekend Picks! Vince Gill, Robert Flack and Peabo Bryson, Lower Dens, Matthew Perryman Jones, and More!

We’re always on the lookout for great new artists and this weekend you can certainly check out a variety of bands in many different settings! If you’re feeling the summer heat, and we are, then you must see and hear the legendary artists at Atlanta Botanical Garden and The Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater! Dread these 90 degree temps? Then escape to some air-conditioning and cool off in venues like Eddie’s Attic, The Earl, Smith’s Olde Bar or Mill Town Music Hall!

Friday, June 22- A Bluegrass Evening with Vince Gill and special guest Sarah Jarosz at Atlanta Botanical Garden

This is the perfect relaxed setting to enjoy the summer evenings. Seating is general admission, and ticket holders are welcome to bring blankets or low-ride chairs.

Friday, June 22- Matthew Perryman Jones at Vinyl

CD Release show for new record, Land of the Living!

Friday, June 22- Bo Bice at Mill Town Music Hall

This former American Idol runner-up is working on his fourth album with! “I moved my family to Nashville six years ago and that change is now reflected in my music.”

Friday, June 22- Lower Dens and No Joy at The Earl

Lower Dens has made music that reconciles fear and uncertainty by freeze-framing it and turning it into a thing of beauty.

Friday, June 22- Hannah Thomas Band with special guest, Beautiful Small Machines at Eddie’s Attic

With lightning-bolt vocals and intensely emotional songs, 21 year old Hannah Thomas is paving an impressive path in the music industry..

Friday, June 22- Chase Rice with Brent Cobb at Peachtree Tavern

Chase Rice’s debut full-length album, is released on his own label and all of the 17 songs (one of which is hidden) were produced or co-produced by the artist himself.

Friday, June 22- Watershed at Smith’s Olde Bar

Eight full-length albums and a thousand live shows into their storied career, Columbus, Ohio’s Watershed have done damn near everything there is to do in rock and roll.!

Saturday, June 22- Peabo Bryson and Roberta Flack at The Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater

Roberta Flack remains unparalleled in her ability to tell a story through her music from pop to soul to folk to jazz. Peabo Bryson is one of the premier male vocalists in contemporary music and with twenty-five years of music-making to his credit, he is expanding his creative horizons as a producer and songwriter.

Saturday, June 22- Jen Foster at Eddie’s Attic

A rock ʻnʼ roll Texan living in Nashville, Jen Fosters is an award-winning singer/songwriter who regularly sells out shows across the country..

Saturday, June 22- Natural Child with Dino’s Boys at Drunken Unicorn

Natural Child is a garage/punk/pop band from Nashville, TN.

Saturday, June 22- The Big Bang Ball at The Goat Farm

A dust-bowl carnival-themed event with music from Blair Crimmins and The Hookers, Lera Lynn, Villain Family, Adron, and Cute Boots. Benefits and supports the artists of Bang! Arts.

Saturday, June 22- 17th Floor at Peachtree Tavern

Its America’s BEST Hip-Rock n R&B cover band! Party like you have never partied before. They are not to just be seen or heard, but to be experienced!.

Saturday, June 22- Joe Purdy at Smith’s Olde Bar

His song “Wash Away (Reprise),” from the Julie Blue album, was chosen by J.J. Abrams for an episode of ABC’s smash hit Lost in its first season.

Saturday, June 22- Iron Maiden at Aaron’s Amphitheater at Lakewood

Iron Maiden are back on the road this summer with the ‘Maiden England’ North American tour!

Saturday, June 22- Norah Jones at The Fox Theatre

Enjoy the beautiful songstress in one of the country’s finest theaters.

Sunday, June 23- Andrea Johnson’s Transplant Fund-Festival at Eddie’s Attic

A $20 donation will give patrons all day access to yummy cuisine, relaxing smooth Jazz trio from 1:30pm – 3pm on the Rooftop Garden Patio featuring brunch & drink specials, supervised kid friendly activities, a silent auction, raffle drawings, and foot tapping music.

ON SALE Today!
A City on the Lake at Smith’s Olde Bar on Sunday, July 29th.

William Elliot Whitmore at The Earl on Tuesday, September 18th.

Allen Stone at The Loft on Thurday, October 4th.


Old Crow Medicine Show with The Lumineers at The Fox Theatre, August 25-

Maxwell at Philips Arena, July 27 –

IDENTITY FESTIVAL 2012 at Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood, August 2 –

Honda Civic Tour presents Linkin Park and Incubus at Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park, August 19 –

Phish at Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood, August 28 –

Music Midtown 2012 at Piedmont Park, September 21 and 22 –


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