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 […]

People in Planes

People in Planes

Even though their new album will not be released until this summer, People in Planes have a new single for you. For a limited time you can download their new acoustic version of "Pretty Buildings" and receive the original single for $0.99. This 2-for-1 special won’t last long so check it out on iTunes or […]

2008 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

2008 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Presenters for the 2008 Rock and Rock Hall of Fame induction ceremony have just been released. The ceremony will be shown live on VH1 on March 10th. In order to be considered for such an honor, 25 years must have passed since the artist’s first released recording. Here is a list of this year’s honorees […]

Lenny Kravitz in Concert

Lenny Kravitz in Concert

In case you haven’t been able to catch Lenny Kravitz in concert recently, don’t worry; he’s coming to you! Starting today, February 28th, MSN music is broadcasting Kravitz’s recent concert at the Riviera Theatre in Chicago. You can watch him perform older hits like "Mr. Cab Driver" and "Again" to newer ones off of his […]

New Music

New Music

This week a lot of great artists released new albums.   Dolly Parton released Backwoods Barbie, her first mainstream country album in 17 years, on her own label Dolly Records. Parton had to reschedule several stops- including Atlanta- on her upcoming tour, in promotion of the album. Those new tour dates should be announced soon. […]

Calling All Gamers & KORN Fans

Calling All Gamers & KORN Fans

Ever want to play a video game with one of your favorite rock stars? (No, Guitar Hero doesn’t count) Tomorrow, February 27 from noon- 2PM (EST), KORN vocalist Jonathan Davis will log onto X-Box LIVE Game with Fame to play Halo 3 with X-Box LIVE members. The Gamertag is "KORN Jonathan1" (note: there is a […]

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 […]

Portishead announce new album details

Portishead announce new album details

Portishead announce the release of Third, their hugely anticipated new album, their fourth album in total, and first since 1998’s Roseland NYC live. Third is to be released on Mercury/Island on April 29th 2008. Portishead will appear on the main stage at Coachella on Saturday April 26, 2008. Third Tracklisting1. Silence2. Hunter3. Nylon Smile4. 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 […]

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