Alex Young is between sips of red wine when Jeff Montgomery comes by to give the director of R.E.M. by MTV an update on the screening happening twenty feet to his right behind a large, blue door. Young and his editor Dave Leopold are sitting together at a small table in Cine, prepping for a … Continue reading R.E.M. By MTV


Athens Music News Roundup!

Ah, May is just a few days away. Soon the students will be gone, the sun will be shining, and we'll all be able to get around town without traffic clogging up College Station Road every day. Now, on to the NEWS! Kishi Bashi's Lighght is streaming in full at NPR. The album is out … Continue reading Athens Music News Roundup!

First Look: Sam Sniper’s “Nothing is Wrong”

We are unabashed fans of Sam Sniper.  So I was so happy to get an email from S.S. and see a show on the Georgia Theatre roof  on April 22 on the schedule. But best was the video attached: a trippy, raw-rocking number called "Nothing is Wrong" complete with Claymation. I'm always impressed by animated … Continue reading First Look: Sam Sniper’s “Nothing is Wrong”

This Week

Okay gang, we've got warm weather and hot tunes, coming straight at ya. TONIGHT Green Room 9 p.m. $5 SECRET SHOW Futurebirds WEDNESDAY Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. The Mobros THURSDAY Caledonia Lounge 9:30 p.m. $5 Freak in the Fire Rouge Band of Youth Sehrmann FRIDAY Georgia Theatre 8 p.m. $10 Radiolucent The Whiskey Gentry The … Continue reading This Week