Headed down to UGA Music Business's "Terry Tunes" featuring our friend Randall Bramblett and he brought the whole gang this time! And a special friend!We decided to move the concert to 4pm in order to catch more of the tailgating crowd before the HUGE Alabama/Georgia game. We learned that lesson with Sonia Leigh's show last … Continue reading A Great Way to Spend an Afternoon
Well, lots of stuff happening this week. 1)Thursday night @ the 40 Watt is Benji Hughes, an artist the UGA MBUS program's working with2)STRAWBERRY FLATS! At the Melting Point. John Keane, Scott Sanders, Tim White, Deane Quinter join forces for a great rocking show this Friday. Seriously, I wanna see Keane practice some dance moves … Continue reading This Week On AMJ(IT)
Happy news from R.E.M. land!Glad to see it back where it's needed.
There's an awesome write up/bio of Widespread Panic in the Athens Banner-Herald this week. You may remember that they did the same thing when that OTHER BAND was inducted into the Hall. So I decided to try and round up some of my favorite Widespread performances on youtube. Now, I'll be the first to confess … Continue reading Widespread Respect
RANDALL BRAMBLETTMan, musician, and DJ!! Randall will be playing WUOG's Live in the Lobby show this Tuesday at 8 p.m. AND THEN! coming into the dj booth and spinning some stuff with me during Sound of the City! WHOO!I cannot express how awesome this is. I found Randall through the UGA Music Business Program and … Continue reading Live on WUOG: RANDALL BRAMBLETT!
Photo by Mike White @ deadlydesigns.comWhen I heard that Pylon was playing the Melting Point in Athens, I was a little worried. The Melting Point is a more intimate kind of venue, best suited to the awesome country/bluegrass/western genres since it's a sit down type of place with a great menu and several tables on … Continue reading PYLON @ Melting Point, September 5, 2008
Well, we've got Live in the Lobby at 8:00 pm EST featuring Splinter Belly!After that...PYLON PYLON PYLON PYLON!Yes! Nothing but Pylon stuff until I or the listeners get tired. At that point, I'll start playing stuff from Pylon's contemporaries and such. Mostly artists from Athens, GA:Inside Out.Hopefully, I can find most of this stuff. WUOG's … Continue reading Tonight! On WUOG…
The first thing I noticed about this disc when I received it was the highly imaginative cover artwork. Usually, covers are a bland mix of a wavy band photo and something scrawled across the top in Sharpie. This one actually seems to have thought behind it. The whole package is covered in "news stories" and … Continue reading CD Review: The Bros. Marler