Weekly Show Picks

Hope you're staying cool out there Athens cause it's friggin hot. Not to mention that all the UGA kiddies will be headed back into town very very soon. So get your kicks while you can actually get around! Here's some places to do so.TONIGHT40 WattThe Normaltown FlyersStrawberry FlatsThe RattlersLittle KingsDead DogMarco PolloSoapbarRomanenko (Last Show Evar.)New … Continue reading Weekly Show Picks

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Behind the Songs via Youtube

One of the things that fascinates me the most about music is how it's created. Some artists create massive amounts of music with no problem. Others require weeks, months, sometimes even years for a single song. Well, thanks to the power of the internet, we can get a glimpse at the songwriting processes of Athens … Continue reading Behind the Songs via Youtube

Athens Music News Roundup

(The Truckers make good cartoon characters, don't they?)First off, happy birthday to the man among men, the beer-tasting, music-talking, tall tale telling ORT! Go out and have a drink in his honor. Or buy an obscure record. Whichever floats your boat.Nuci's Space has a slick new website. Check it out when you get a sec.Girls Rock Athens … Continue reading Athens Music News Roundup

Weekly Show Picks

If you're out and about near Peachtree City tomorrow night, check out our friends Supercluster who are opening for the B-52s! And now on to the calendar picks for this week!TONIGHTGo BarA PostWar DramaShe BearsTrunk DruidsThe VisitationsLittle KingsSlopfest!Basement BansheesChild BiteEureka CaliforniaNana GrizolHot and ColdJungolLaminated CatManrayMaximum Busy MuscleNuclear SpringPilgrimSea of DogsShitheadTendaberryThe AwesomeliesUtahYaal H'ushYe Olde Sub ShoppeRye BarEddie … Continue reading Weekly Show Picks

It Might Get Loud…

Having spent the last seven years of my life working in libraries, it should come as no surprise that I'm rather fond of them. Especially when they have cool stuff like this.Today's awesome of the day comes to us courtesy of the Athens-Clarke County Library System. It's part of the summer reading program.TONIGHT 6:30 p.m.Screening … Continue reading It Might Get Loud…

Weekly Show Picks

Wow. Time really does fly, doesn't it? I can't believe that it's already the middle of July. Here's a few of the shows that we're excited about this week! Take a look and let us know if you have any cool suggestions.TONIGHT40 Watt4 on the FloorAmerican CheeseburgerGuzikHot BreathUtahCaledoniaElf PowerJames HusbandFlicker TheatreFlash to Bang TimeThe ShrinksSATURDAYRye BarCrime … Continue reading Weekly Show Picks

Reconstructing Fables

Reconstruction of the Fables of the Reconstruction of the Fables of the Reconstruction...I can't tear my eyes away from the spinning, spastic, nearly painful to watch blonde whirly-gig that is Michael Stipe. Part-Elvis, part epileptic, the singer is facing away from the German audience more than he looks directly at them. Buck is on his … Continue reading Reconstructing Fables