The Kooks’ sophomore album ‘KONK’ released today

The Kooks’ sophomore album ‘KONK’ released today

The Kooks’ sophomore album ‘KONK‘ came out today on Astralwerks.The entire album is streaming online at AOL’s Spinner.com You can download the album on An exclusive 4-song acoustic set and interview on Spinner‘s Interface with frontman Luke Pritchard can now be watched here No Atlanta dates have been announced yet, but we will keep you […]

Teitur kicks off his US tour in Atlanta

Teitur kicks off his US tour in Atlanta

After completing his huge theater and arena tour with KT Tunstall in Europe on April 20th, Teitur kicks off his US tour in Atlanta on April 22nd at Vinyl in the Center Stage Music Complex.Don’t miss one of the most moving and personal live performances you’ll see this year. Check out his video for the […]

Behold Lady GaGa!

Behold Lady GaGa!

Fresh out of NYC, this do-it-yourself disco-erotica queen is about to change the world one sequin at a time. She makes her own clothes, pens her own tunes, and will soon enough shatter every disco ball from here to Ibiza. Assume the position: Laday GaGa’s debut album, The Fame, is out this summer, including the […]

Cracker are coming to the Variety Playhouse in Atlanta on Fri. May 2nd with opening act Dead Confederate

Cracker are coming to the Variety Playhouse in Atlanta on Fri. May 2nd with opening act Dead Confederate

Cracker has been in the studio working on their follow-up to 2006’s critically acclaimed Greenland album and early reports from the band already indicate that many of the key elements are in place for another brilliant effort from this influential rock act. As co-founder and guitarist Johnny Hickman recently revealed about these sessions, "This time […]

Chemokaze- Benefit for Atlanta’s own Tony Higbee THIS SATURDAY!

Chemokaze- Benefit for Atlanta’s own Tony Higbee THIS SATURDAY!

Locally admired musician Tony Higbee (Caprice) has recently been diagnosed with Lymphoma-cancer of the lymphatic system. Atlanta would like to show their love, appreciation, and support for his amazing talent and even more amazing personality and spirit by holding a benefit in his honor. Benefit name: ChemokazeFor: Tony Higbee (of Atlanta and Nashville fame: Simple […]

Tiesto coming back to Atlanta

Tiesto coming back to Atlanta

After selling out The Tabernacle (2500) and the North Atlanta Trade Center (5000) Tiesto, one of the worlds biggest DJs is coming back to Atlanta for a super-exclusive intimate gig at Opera. The newly remodeled venue only holds 1700 and so this should be an amazing show. More info www.myspace.com/tiesto Tickets: www.2-tickets.com

James McMurtry — Childish Things

James McMurtry — Childish Things

James McMurtry Just Us Kids Lightning Rod Records     By Al Kaufman If Bruce Springsteen had grown up in Texas, and not become a disgustingly rich superstar, he would have been James McMurtry. McMurtry knows his way around a six-string, and he sings of people who are disillusioned, on the fringe, growing older, and just […]

Lakewood Announces VIP Package for 2008 Season

Lakewood Announces VIP Package for 2008 Season

Looking for the best seats at Lakewood Amphitheatre?? VIP Box and Season Seating is now available!! Secure your seats, the BEST seats, ahead of time for the whole season. Upcoming shows already include Radiohead, Jimmy Buffett and R.E.M. – Half Season Packages are available as well. Prices start at $3800.00 each Packages include: Guaranteed premium […]

Romantica–America

Romantica–America

RomanticaAmerica2024 Records By Al Kaufman Ben Kyle may have been born and raised in Ireland, and he may pine for games of cricket and girls named Fiona, but he is also the quintessential American, if only for the reason that America is a virtually flawless Americana album. Yes, the sound may sometimes be confused with […]

Alex Nackman — Still Life Moves

Alex Nackman — Still Life Moves

Alex NackmanStill Life MovesLong Road Records By Al Kaufman With his pin-up good lucks and yearning vocals, a la John Mayer and Coldplay’s Chris Martin, Alex Nackman is a teenage girl’s dream. He seems like the type of guy who, on a first date, would hold hands during a romantic walk to the pier, then […]

Rival Concerts Presents

Rival Concerts Presents

*NEW* Went On Sale: Friday, March 14 (Ticket Alternative)Wednesday, 5/21/08 – VinylHOOTS & HELLMOUTHDoors: 8pmShow: 9pmPrice: $8 advance / $10 day of showAges: 18+ *NEW*On Sale: Monday, March 17 @ 10am (ticketmaster)Saturday, 4/12/08 – Center StageGrown Folks Radio Presents…MICHAEL BAISDEN LIVE w/ Lalah HathawayDoors: 8pmShow: 9pmPrice: $30 general admissionAges: 21+ *NEW*On Sale: Monday, March 17 […]

BoDeans — Still

BoDeans — Still

BoDeansStillHe and He LPBy Al Kaufman For over 20 years, Kurt Neumann and Sam Llanas, the core of the BoDeans, have been doing what they do. They play their Wisconsin rock and roll with a lot of melody, some harmony, a little twang, and a whole lot of sweat. Call it rock from the heartland, […]

Sarah Bettens — Shine

Sarah Bettens — Shine

Sarah BettensShineCocoon RecordsBy Al Kaufman Back in the ‘90s, Sarah Bettens fronted the Belgian alt-rock band, K’s Choice. Their biggest US single, “Not an Addict,” celebrated sobriety so darkly that it would only seem upbeat to heroin addicts. Since that time Bettens has made more than a few transformations. The band broke up (although plans […]

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