AMG Weekend Picks: Alejandro Escovedo & Peter Buck, Dwele, Mama’s Blue Dress, & More!

I hope you all have an excellent Mardi Gras weekend filled with plenty of debauchery. Here’s what’s going on in Atlanta for you music lovers this weekend! Friday, February 28- Dwele w/Rhonda Thomas @ the Crowne Plaza Hotel “Music is what I do and who I am,” explains Dwele, multitalented songwriter, producer, and musician. “It’s […]

What’s Up Wednesday? December 4

Looking to have some fun before your calendar is totally filled with holiday parties? Any of these shows should make for a merry night, sans Santa impersonators. Hawks & The Big Dirty @ The Earl  No, we aren’t talking about the basketball team. Hawks is a band of four. They play shows that become parties. Enjoy […]

What’s Up Wednesday? November 13

There’s nothing that warms the soul on a cold November night quite like some hot licks from Ben Bridwell’s geet. Except perhaps some hot licks from Basia Bulat’s uke. Here’s what’s happening tonight in Atlanta. American Babies @ The Loft  Also Appearing: Lightnin’ Ray & the Mystics  Since 2007, American Babies has been the mouthpiece […]

What’s Up Wednesday? November 6

On this date in 1982, Marvin Gaye notched his 11th #1 on the R&B chart with “Sexual Healing.” On November 6, 1948 – Glenn Frey, founder, songwriter, guitarist and vocalist from the Eagles was born in Detroit, Michigan. And here are some shows happening on this date in 2013. Big Freedia with DIP @ The […]

Interview: Small Black @ The Drunken Unicorn 11/13

Interview by: JJ Posway Built off the back of 2010’s New Chain and 2009’s self-titled EP, Limits of Desire is a crystallization of Small Black‘s gorgeous synth-pop sound. Together the four piece, Josh Hayden Kolenik (keys, vocals), Ryan Heyner (guitar, keys, vocals), Juan Pieczanski (bass, guitar) and Jeff Curtin (drums, percussion) have moved past the […]

What’s Up Monday? November 4

Hope you enjoyed your extra hour of sleep before this Monday workday! Make your first day work this November so much better with a show tonight! Songwriter’s Open Mic @ Eddie’s Attic For over 19 years, Eddie’s Attic has hosted Atlanta’s premiere Songwriter’s Open Mic for the performing songwriter. National and local acts perform 2 […]

What’s Up Tuesday? October 29

Here are some musical facts for today: On this day in 1971, Duane Allman was killed in a motorcycle accident in Macon. In 1982, Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson released, “Girl is Mine.” And in 2002, Christina Aguilera’s album, Stripped was released. And now for the awesome shows happening tonight that will also go down […]

What’s Up Wednesday? October 23

The weekend is almost here so we hope you’re getting excited about Taste of Atlanta! But in the meantime, check out these shows happening tonight! Mike Farris @ Eddie’s Attic In music there are those special artists that seem to transcend genre and defy categorization. From time to time one hears a voice that can […]

What’s Up Monday? October 21

Ah, the fall weather is finally here! And if that doesn’t put you in a good mood, one of these shows sure will! Check ’em out! The Protomen @ Vinyl The Protomen are more than just a band. They are messengers, riding atop an Iron Stallion on their way to deliver the most vicious rock […]

Interview: Guitar Wolf @ The Drunken Unicorn 10/19

Guitar Wolf is a Japanese garage rock power trio founded in Nagasaki in 1987. The band is known for songs with piercing vocals and an extremely loud style of noise-influenced punk which emphasizes heavy distortion and feedback. They coined the phrase “jet rock ‘n’ roll”, which they also use to describe their musical style – […]

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