Posts Tagged ‘athens georgia’

Live Review: Reptar & Hello Ocho @ Star Bar – Atlanta, GA – 2/17/11

Live Review: Reptar & Hello Ocho @ Star Bar – Atlanta, GA – 2/17/11

I am not sure what I expect every time I attend a show in the indie scene because the crowd never changes. Kids running around with fake IDs in their pockets while relishing their parents’ absence, local scenesters ten years their senior taking advantage of a free show, and a few well-dressed guys that heard […]

Win All-Inclusive Trip To See Drive-By Truckers @ The National, Richmond, VA – Oct. 29-30, 2010

Win All-Inclusive Trip To See Drive-By Truckers @ The National, Richmond, VA – Oct. 29-30, 2010

100% of every donation goes to provide funds for Nuçi’s Space Enter online or via postal mail. All entries must be received by September 30, 2010. The good ol’ boys from Athens, GA have always been geniuses at keepin’ it real. This contest is “real” on many levels: it proves just how much they adore […]

R.E.M.’s reconstructed Fables of the Reconstruction 2-CD set out now

R.E.M.’s reconstructed Fables of the Reconstruction 2-CD set out now

We can’t believe it’s been 25 years. Where has the time gone? Fables of the Reconstruction remains one of R.E.M.’s most original albums, featuring deep and lasting images of the American South from the band’s unique collective perspective. The first CD contains the entire Fables album, and the second CD, affectionately called “The Athens Demos”, […]

The Drive-By Truckers' Balancing Act

The Drive-By Truckers' Balancing Act

Decades ago, idealistic youths dreamed of running off to the circus, becoming nomads taming lions and walking on wires. Today, alt-country grassroots heroes Drive-By Truckers are living the dream of the modern-day circus as part of a touring rock ‘n’ roll band. More than a decade after their formation the band is in their prime, […]