Throwback Thursday: Q&A with Stephen Kellogg

This Q&A was originally published September 15, 2010 by Alec Wooden. Stephen Kellogg will be performing on December 3, 2014 at Eddie’s Attic. There are plenty of ways Stephen Kellogg, frontman of Americana rockers Stephen Kellogg & The Sixers, could have celebrated his band’s 1000th show. In the end, he chose to do it in a […]

Throwback Thursday: 5GB with The Blind Shake

This interview was originally published on October 5, 2012. The Blind Shake will perform at The EARL on December 3, 2014.  By Jhoni Jackson Garage-stomp is the choice term for the Blind Shake. The Minneapolis band employs it in press releases and on their website. There’s no use in arguing—they’re right. There’s no better way to […]

Farewell Drifters

Interview w/ Zach of The Farewell Drifters, Playing @ Eddie’s Attic 11/21

The Farewell Drifters formed when lead singer Zach Bevill and mandolinist Joshua Britt discovered a mutual love of 60’s pop and began writing and performing together. They return to Atlanta this Friday to perform once again at Eddie’s Attic and to promote their latest album, Tomorrow Forever, released under Compass Records and collaborated with producer […]

Tyler Ramsey

Interview w/ Tyler Ramsey Playing @ The Earl 11/15

Although Tyler Ramsey is most immediately recognizable as the tall guitarist for Band Of Horses, he is also a noteworthy singer/songwriter with solo music dating back at least 10 years. His solo work stands strong as a collection of folk-style songs with intricate guitar-playing along with Ramsey’s hauntingly expressive vocals woven in between. We spoke with Ramsey about his […]

Throwback Thursday: Randall Bramblett Interview — May 2013

This interview was originally published on May 16, 2013. Randall Bramblett returns to Eddie’s Attic on November 8, 2014.    Southern soul artist Randall Bramblett has just released his 9th studio LP, Bright Spots, on New West Records. Drawing inspiration from classic pop, soul, blues and gospel alike, he says the album was his “easiest and […]

Q&A with Cruz Contreras of Black Lillies; Playing Eddie’s Attic November 5th

  By Al Kaufman Listening to Black Lillies’ third CD, Runaway Freeway Blues, is akin to transporting oneself through large country roads in Middle America. That’s due in no small part to Cruz Contreras, founder, singer and songwriter of the band. When Contreras’ marriage to Robinella Bailey of funky bluegrass Robinella and the CCstringband dissolved […]

Big Gigantic

Interview with Dom of Big Gigantic Playing @ The Tabernacle 10/31

Big Gigantic has been doing some pretty big things. They kicked off a month-long tour earlier this month in support of their fifth studio album The Night Is Young, just following their debut at the famed Madison Square Garden in New York City supporting their friend Bassnectar. Tomorrow night they will be doing what is sure to be […]

Atlanta Artists on the Rise: Hartle

Michael Hartle seems to already have enough on his plate as a 2nd year student at Georgia Tech majoring in Computer Science, but he is also taking over the Atlanta DJ scene one show at a time! Keep reading to find out how he got started, his musical influences and what his plans are for […]

Throwback Thursday: 5GB Interview with Nathan Angelo – November 2012

This interview was originally published November 15, 2012. Nathan Angelo will be performing at Vinyl on October 24, 2014.  By Eileen Tilson An Atlanta transplant and minister’s son, Nathan discovered music at an early age where he spent much of his youth as his church’s Director of Music, developing his vocals and finding a home […]

Interview with Eliot Bronson, Playing @ Eddie’s Attic 10/25

Award-winning singer/songwriter Eliot Bronson will be having his self-titled CD release show at Eddie’s Attic on Saturday, Oct. 25. Atlanta Music Guide sat down with Eliot and asked him about the process of recording the new album, his musical influences, and what the lineup for his dream gig would be. His new album, tracked entirely […]

Throwback Thursday: 5GB Interview with David Ryan Harris – December 2012

This interview was originally published December 6, 2012. David Ryan Harris will be playing at Eddie’s Attic on October 13, 2014. David Ryan Harris is no stranger to the Atlanta music scene. He grew up here and still cherishes a particular venue. Some may know him best for fronting the Atlanta based rock band Follow […]

Thowback Thursday: Q&A with Steve Wynn of The Dream Syndicate -May 2010

  This Post was originally published on the Atlanta Music Guide March 10, 2010. The Dream Syndicate will perform at The EARL on September, 26th   By Scott Roberts Steve Wynn, leader of seminal 1980s L.A.-based band The Dream Syndicate, will be doing two special performances with his current band The Miracle Three at 529 […]

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