Athens vs Walmart Roundup

Some of you out of towners have been requesting some info on the Walmart situation downtown. Naturally, we're here to help.A nice, well-rounded piece in Salon can be found here.Music For Good talked to Patterson Hood about his involvement.Occupy Athens' take on things..And the ever on top of things Flagpole.

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Press Release Theatre: Athens Americana

Just a quick heads up here. We'll have a more in-depth post about this as it gets closer. YAY!Fifth annual Athens Americana music festival featuring Athens’ finest Americana, folk, and bluegrass to be held April 18th-22nd at Georgia Theatre, Little Kings, and other Athens venuesAthens, Ga.— February 26, 2011— The 5th Annual Athens Americana, a … Continue reading Press Release Theatre: Athens Americana

Weekly Show Picks

ThursdayAvid BookshopAdam KleinFlicker TheatreWoodfangsHunter MorrisSlaw and OrderCult of RiggoniaFridayFlickerRuby KendrickNow You See ThemYo Soybean!40 WattpacificUVelectrophoriaPowerkompanySaturdayCaledoniaDirty South Gnar FestMondayMelting PointTim BrantleyCarbon LeafTuesdayCaledoniaCatherine KimboCasey WoodYoung America

Press Release Theatre: Protect Athens Music Panel!

Seriously, this is one of those events that you MUST attend. I don't want to hear any complaining from you that you've never gotten any help from the "big bands." Their staffs and publicists are right here for you. GO!“Protect Athens Music” is a joint endeavor between the University of Georgia Music Business Program, University … Continue reading Press Release Theatre: Protect Athens Music Panel!