Monthly Archives: October 2011

Happy Halloween!!

Have I mentioned my undying love of the geekery that is Tumblr? Ah, finally. The day of debauchery is upon us. I, dressed in my sky pirate uniform, am doing my usual people watching routine today. So I figured that with all this hullaballoo, we should have some nifty local scary type tunes to listen […]

WUOGFEST 2011

As you may not know, WUOG’s birthday falls into October/Halloween territory. Most of the time, we just have a fun little Birth-o-ween type thing going on but this year the kids have pulled out all the stops. Tons of cool shows and your best kinds of debauchery available now! Here’s the list of stuff, get […]

Press Release Theatre: "We All Go Back to Where We Belong"

R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe and co-director Dominic DeJoseph (who has directed previous films for R.E.M.) recruited actress Kirsten Dunst to star in one of the videos for “We All Go Back To Where We Belong.” Dunst is a Golden Globe-nominated performer who has starred in such movies as Sophia Coppola’s The Virgin Suicides, Eternal Sunshine […]

Weekly Show Picks

TONIGHT Flicker Theatre Schtick or Treat Caledonia 400 Blows Dude Magnets Hex Machine THURSDAY 40 Watt Band of Horses The Company Depalma’s Supercluster Melting Point Madsen FRIDAY Caledonia Halloween Magic with Kevin O’Neil and the Fabulous Franceschini Don Chambers + GOAT Old Smokey Farm 255 Timmy Tumble Sleeping Friends PUJOL Georgia Theatre Jason Isbell and […]

Howl O Ween

There’s just something about Halloween in Athens that most people wouldn’t understand. Why do all these young adults dress up in costumes that took 200 hours to make and then dance to cover bands all night? Because this is friggin’ Athens, the town that never grew up, that’s why! Your very own Neverland if Capt. […]

The Last R.E.M. Release Parties

It’s really happening you guys. The end of all things. So all of y’all who want to raise another bottle, step on that throttle and get here for one last trip around the sun. As always, these events will benefit Community Connection/Family Connection. Yay!  Tickets to all these events can be purchased at Athensmusic.net. Link […]

TGIF

The Adorable Kitty Post

Grady and Terry I am the proud slave of two hipster kittehs that my brother rescued shortly before my graduation from UGA last year. They’re smart, cuddly, and rather fond of Venice is Sinking. Still haven’t figured that one out but I digress. They are rescue kitties. It’s something my family has always done and […]

Weekly Show Picks

TONIGHT Go Bar Suspect Raptor Misfortune500 Star Slammers THURSDAY Georgia Theatre Packway Handle Band Railroad Earth FRIDAY Nuci’s Space MBUS Halloween Bash Sam Sniper The Woodgrains The Falcones New Madrid Avid Bookstore Madeline SATURDAY 40 Watt Wild Flag Eleanor Friedberger Caledonia DEVILNECK METAL FEST Farm 255 Monahan Cicada Rhythm BJ Wilbanks MONDAY Georgia Theatre Blake […]

R.E.M. News Roundup

This is what happens when Jordan uploads gifs. 😦 Heh. How many of y’all saw this coming even after R.E.M. retired? There’s always something going on with them, I tell you. First up, REMHQ is having a song of the week every week until the Nov. 15th release of Part Lies, Part Heart, Part Truth, […]