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 to, … Continue reading Happy Halloween!!
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 … Continue reading WUOGFEST 2011
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 … Continue reading Press Release Theatre: "We All Go Back to Where We Belong"
TONIGHTFlicker TheatreSchtick or TreatCaledonia400 BlowsDude MagnetsHex MachineTHURSDAY40 Watt Band of HorsesThe CompanyDepalma'sSuperclusterMelting PointMadsenFRIDAYCaledoniaHalloween Magic with Kevin O'Neil and the Fabulous FranceschiniDon Chambers + GOATOld SmokeyFarm 255Timmy TumbleSleeping FriendsPUJOLGeorgia TheatreJason Isbell and the 400 UnitJames McMurtyMelting PointFive EightDangflyRuby KendrickSATURDAYDowntown AthensWILD RUMPUS!!!40 WattB-53sOf MontrealSee yesterday's post for more Halloween Shows...MONDAY40 WattHalloween 1977The RamonesSuicideModern Loversand more....CaledoniaHonky HalloweenGo BarEvery … Continue reading Weekly Show Picks
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. … Continue reading Howl O Ween
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 … Continue reading The Last R.E.M. Release Parties
Grady and TerryI 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 something … Continue reading The Adorable Kitty Post
TONIGHTGo BarSuspect RaptorMisfortune500Star SlammersTHURSDAYGeorgia TheatrePackway Handle BandRailroad EarthFRIDAYNuci's SpaceMBUS Halloween BashSam SniperThe WoodgrainsThe FalconesNew MadridAvid BookstoreMadelineSATURDAY40 WattWild FlagEleanor FriedbergerCaledoniaDEVILNECK METAL FESTFarm 255MonahanCicada RhythmBJ WilbanksMONDAYGeorgia TheatreBlake MillsLucinda WilliamsFlicker TheatreCasinoDead BrokeGuicci EarthClamin' PlutoTUESDAYGo BarEureka CaliforniaFarm 255Nutritional PeaceMothsAlexis Gideon
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, Part Garbage, … Continue reading R.E.M. News Roundup