Art and music worlds collide when fan makes mic stands for bands

Jason Dozer has been creating metal microphone stands for some of his idols, such as James LaBrie of Dream Theater and Marilyn Manson. Dozer tells his inspiring story below, where he started out as a metal shop owner with the freedom to pursue projects he wanted. The fan and artist soon became a sought-after craftsman. […]

Atlanta’s Fox Theatre honors 50 millionth guest

The Fox Theatre welcomed its 50 millionth guest last night before the Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Atlanta engagement of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella. Steven Hensley, of Marietta, held the ticket. He attended the performance with his wife, daughter and granddaughter. The milestone visit sparked a commemoration in Hensley’s honor, including a lobby celebration and […]

Event Preview: The Cryptophonic Tour @ Historic Oakland Cemetery 5/2

  Get ready to push the creative envelope! On May 2, Callosum Collective’s ROAM Transmissions and Oakland Cemetery will host the inaugural Crytpophonic Tour, a cutting edge full-scale arts experience featuring sound, multimedia, and performing artists. The work will highlight the aural history of the cemetery and will be installed throughout the historic landmark, which has long attracted […]

Concerts in Atlanta on Tuesday, 4/15

Bobby Bare Jr Undefeated Album Release Show at The EARL Don’t Follow Me (I’m Lost) Film Screening Tonight only The EARL will be screening the intimate “fly on the wall” documentary about iconoclastic rocker Bobby Bare Jr., son of country music legend Bobby Bare, and his struggles dealing with the repercussions of a perpetual life […]

Win Tickets To Dita Von Teese at The Tabernacle!

Atlanta Music Guide is giving away a few pairs of tickets to see the Dita Von Teese “Strip Strip Hooray” Variety Show at The Tabernacle this Sunday, April 13th! All you have to do is fill out the short entry form below for your chance to win! [wufoo username=”ticketalternative” formhash=”koz8dut0nzfz3k” autoresize=”true” height=”779″ header=”show” ssl=”true”]

Concerts in Atlanta this Weekend!

Friday, April 4th Red Baraat with Dialect Trio at Smith’s Olde Bar Formed in 2008, Red Baraat is a pioneering eight-piece band from Brooklyn, New York. Conceived by Sunny Jain, the group has drawn worldwide praise for its singular sound — a merging of hard driving North Indian bhangra rhythms with elements of jazz, go-go, […]

Win Tickets to The Found Footage Festival at The EARL!

The Found Footage Festival is a one-of-a-kind event showcasing videos found at garage sales and thrift stores and in warehouses and dumpsters throughout North America. Curators Joe Pickett and Nick Prueher take audiences on a guided tour of their latest and greatest VHS finds, providing live commentary and where-are-they-now updates on the people in these […]

What’s Up Thursday? March 6

It’s Thursday in Atlanta and there are plenty of great shows and events going on this evening that you won’t want to miss! Kickin’ Valentina w/Halls of Jupiter & Ledfoot Messiah @ Smith’s Olde Bar Rising Atlanta band Kickin’ Valentina is creating quite a buzz and has already established a rabid fan base. With a […]

America’s Got Talent Comes to Atlanta- Auditions November 2 & 3!

Do you have what it takes to win $1 million dollars and be named the most talented act in America? America’s Got Talent is the only talent competition show open to any age and any talent, and has been recognized as a “shocking, modern-day variety show”. The auditions are a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for performers across […]

AMG Weekend Picks: Alton Brown & The Edible Inevitable Trio, Mount Kimbie, & More!

  Ah, the weekend’s here at last! It’s time to relax and enjoy yourself. Sometimes planning out your weekend can seem like a chore, so we’re here to help! We’ve put together a handy dandy run down of events going on around Atlanta this weekend! So fret not, we’re here for you!   Friday October […]

What’s Up Thursday? October 3rd

It’s already October! Pretty crazy stuff isn’t it? We can’t get over how excited we are for fall and all of the great shows coming up. Lucky for you the fun can start as soon as tonight! Check out the great things going on around Atlanta below!   Atlanta Greek Festival @ Greek Orthodox Cathedral […]

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