Van Halen Postponed…again

Van Halen Postponed…again

Van Halen‘s March 19th concert at The Arena at Gwinnett Center has been postponed again. The new date will be announced soon. Atlanta is not the only date that has been postponed. Van Halen has rescheduled seventeen concert dates due to Eddie Van Halen’s treatment of an undisclosed illness. Tickets for the original February 25th […]

Old Michael Johns photos

Old Michael Johns photos

American Idol Top 12 finalist and ex-lead singer of local band Film, Michael Johns is becoming a top-pick for the finals. Film just posted a bunch of old photos from their 2001 CD release gig at Masquerade. You can check out all the pics on the bands myspace page www.myspace.com/film

Wu-Tang Clan-celed

Wu-Tang Clan-celed

Wu-Tang Clan‘s April 29th concert at the Tabernacle has been canceled. Refunds are available at the point of purchase. For more information contact the Tabernacle (404.659.9022) or visit the group’s official site.

Just released seats for Kid Rock

Just released seats for Kid Rock

Great production seats have just been released for Kid Rock‘s Rock ‘n Roll Revival Tour in Atlanta and Savannah. Rock will be appearing with his expanded Twisted Brown Trucker Band as well as special guests Rev Run from Run DMC and Dickey Betts from the Allman Brothers Band. Saturday, March 8 Rock will be at […]

A Fine Frenzy

A Fine Frenzy

A Fine Frenzy, led by lead singer and pianist Alison Sudol, will be playing at Smith’s Olde Bar on Wednesday, March 26th. She will be joined by another singer/songwriter/pianist FERRAS. FERRAS’s new album, Aliens & Rainbows, will be released April 1st. However, you’ve probably already heard his first single, "Hollywood’s Not America." The song is […]

R.E.M.’s new album

R.E.M.’s new album

It’s official, R.E.M.‘s new studio album, Accelerate, will be released April 1st. As they prepare for their upcoming North American tour this summer with Modest Mouse and The National, they will perform at the Langerado Music Festival on March 8th and the South-by-Southwest Music Festival on March 12th. R.E.M., Modest Mouse and The National will […]

Winston Audio In Need

Winston Audio In Need

On February 22nd, Atlanta rockers Winston Audio got all of their gear stolen from their van. While they are still looking for their equipment, they have set up a PayPal account to help off-set the costs of replacing everything. To donate visit www.MySpace.com/WinstonAudio and click the donate link. The following is a repost from the […]

500 Songs For Kids is back

500 Songs For Kids is back

The 500 Songs For Kids charity event extravaganza is back at Smiths Olde Bar again from May 1st thru May 10th. 500 bands/artists/crooners/rejects/you-name-it will perform the Top 500 songs of all time, as chosen by Rolling Stone Magazine. Everyone is encouraged to join in and all the money raised from the event goes to the […]

Cancer Sucks!! Benefit Friday Night @ Lennys

Cancer Sucks!! Benefit Friday Night @ Lennys

There is a benefit on Friday, February 22 at Lenny’s Bar in Atlanta for Sara Nope. Last year she was diagnosed with spinal/brain cancer. She has no health insurance and needs some help to offset the expensive medical costs! So all proceeds from this event are going to her medical fund. Lots of cool stuff:Bands: […]

Jill Scott at the Fox

Jill Scott at the Fox

Singer Jill Scott brings her impressive soulful sounds to the Fox Theatre this Friday and Saturday (February 22 & 23). She will also be joined by soul singer Raheem DeVaughn. Scott’s most recent album, The Real Thing: Words and Sounds Vol. 3, was released last year with rave reviews. For more information about Scott’s Atlanta […]

Dragons of Zynth

Dragons of Zynth

Dragons of Zynth are currently over in Europe touring with Yeasayer. They return next month to the states to start their US tour with Saul Williams. Dragons will be appearing with Saul Williams at The Loft on Friday, April 4th. For tickets click here!

Big Trouble in Little 5 Points

Big Trouble in Little 5 Points

Check out some of Atlanta’s hottest bands for free this Thursday at Star Bar in Little Five Points. February 21, Pop Death Squad presents Big Trouble in Little Five Points featuring Ponderosa (including former Variac members Kris Sampson and JT Hall), Heavy Mojo, and Part Bear. It’s an ages 21 and up show and the […]

Michael Johns makes it to Idols Top 24

Michael Johns makes it to Idols Top 24

Michael Johns easily slid into American Idol’s Top 24 on Wednesday. After a solid rendition of Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody Simon Cowell said Michael’s audition was the best of the day. For more info about Michael Johns visit www.michaeljohnsamericanidol.com Here’s some old footage from his days in the Atlanta band Film.

A Valentine from Butch Walker

A Valentine from Butch Walker

For all you Butch Walker fans, the Atlanta rocker is giving you something special for V-Day tomorrow: free access to his new album, Leavin’ the Game on Luckie St. Starting tomorrow for one week only you can download all 24 tracks off Walker’s first ever independently released album. Click here for the link. Leavin’ the […]

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