Monthly Archives: August 2012

Friday Music Vid Post Thing

Yup. Yup. Yup. Got a roundup of some local live vids and other stuff for you to enjoy while you hunker down (with the dogs or in your football proof shelter). Advertisements

Friday Music Vid Post Thing

Yup. Yup. Yup. Got a roundup of some local live vids and other stuff for you to enjoy while you hunker down (with the dogs or in your football proof shelter).

New Addiction: Boomfox

By: Molly BergWith their new EP “Taste the Words”, Boomfox invites you to dine on their melodies.The band, made up of four UGA undergrads, started with lead singer Hannah Zale and bassist Derek Terry jamming together as freshmen. They soon brought in Christian Gerner-Smidt on guitar and Joe Shanoltz on drums. They played regularly together, […]

New Addiction: Boomfox

By: Molly BergWith their new EP “Taste the Words”, Boomfox invites you to dine on their melodies.The band, made up of four UGA undergrads, started with lead singer Hannah Zale and bassist Derek Terry jamming together as freshmen. They soon brought in Christian Gerner-Smidt on guitar and Joe Shanoltz on drums. They played regularly together, […]

Weekly Show Picks

Tonight Melting Point Emily Hearn Conner Pledger Farm 255 Caleb Darnell   Thursday WUOG Sam Sniper 40 Watt MBUS Battle of the Bands Georgia Theatre Bobby’s Shorts Velocirapture Sweet Knievel Friday 40 Watt MBUS Battle of the Bands Georgia Theatre Modern Skirts Grass Giraffes The Darnell Boys Flicker Theatre Efren Postwar Drama Saturday Georgia Theatre […]

Weekly Show Picks

Tonight Melting Point Emily Hearn Conner Pledger Farm 255 Caleb Darnell   Thursday WUOG Sam Sniper 40 Watt MBUS Battle of the Bands Georgia Theatre Bobby’s Shorts Velocirapture Sweet Knievel Friday 40 Watt MBUS Battle of the Bands Georgia Theatre Modern Skirts Grass Giraffes The Darnell Boys Flicker Theatre Efren Postwar Drama Saturday Georgia Theatre […]

Flashback: The Swimming Pool Q’s

A long, long time ago, I used to host Sound of the City on WUOG. And on that show, I used to play a record from a band called the Swimming Pool Q’s. Now, if you’ve never heard of them, it’s ok. They formed and released two albums on A & M records before I […]

Athens Music News Roundup

Could this possibly be Pete Buck’s new album cover? If not, it’s still cool though. What? Again? So soon? Yes. Yes indeed. Music and news come flying through at the speed of light my friend. Let’s get to it. Congrats to our ol’ buddy Candice for landing the talent buyer gig at the Black Cat […]

Drive-By Truckers Tonight!

If you missed the show last night, our good buddies over at Southern Shelter have uploaded the tunes from the concert. For those of you unfamiliar with Southern Shelter, it’s an amazing site that has tons of quality recordings from Athens, Atlanta, and further away. Mostly live stuff, all awesome. According to some of the […]

Athens Music News Roundup

Efren is saying goodbye to Jamie and Darren after 3 years. The rest of the gang are retooling the project. Can’t wait to hear what comes out of that. There’s apparently a football season series going on at Melting Point this year. On Friday and Saturday during home game weekends, you can catch some groovers. […]