Experience the moon over Lake Chapman as you paddle around in a canoe or kayak. For ages 18 & older. Pre-registration required.
KIP JONES Local songwriter playing all your favorite covers and some of his own tunes.
LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.
FUNK BROTHERHOOD The local all-star band plays classic funk, disco and rock and roll covers.
LIQUID DYNAMITE Athens-based group featuring drummer Dwayne Holloway.
SHEHEHE Local band that draws from old-school punk and arena rock to create a fist-pumping atmosphere.
FAT ARM DADDY Athens-based rhythm and blues trio.
REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. Every Friday!
JUST JAY One-man acoustic cover band.
(Prince Ave.) Meet local poets Eugene Bianchi (The Hum of it All: Poems from a Personal Journey) and Bob Ambrose Jr. (Journey to Embarkation—A Reflection in Poetry).
The documentary examines the evolution of the personality of Athens as a community over six decades. Tickets are free but required.
(Theater in the Woods) Brightstone Productions presents James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim's play that brings together multiple popular storybook characters. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.
Arts Oglethorpe presents the musical based on the popular film with music and lyrics by Dolly Parton. Three coworkers concoct a plan to get even with their sexist, egotistical boss. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.
Ms. Donna will read from John Ronald's Dragons about the boy who would grow up to become author J.R.R. Tolkien. Lunch and craft to follow.
HONEYCHILD SJ Ursrey and Gage Howe play folky, melodic pop music.
MR. E New band from local musician Ethan Lapaquette.
CALICO VISION Dream-pop group from Athens.
REVEREND TRIBBLE AND THE DEACONS Old-fashioned rock and roll with a sprinkle of good-humored irreverance.
RICHARD GUMBY "Top 40 bedroom demos" played by various lineups and led by songwriter Scott Crossman.
JORDAN ROWE Country singer-songwriter from South Georgia.
ETIENNE DE ROCHER Local virtuoso guitarist plays a unique, layered style of indie rock.
BENJAMIN SIMPSON Young local singer-songwriter plays a mix of '70s and '80s music, along with original compositions.
PEEPASHOW "Analog noise theater" group.
MONSOON Beloved local pop-punk band that dabbles in rockabilly and new wave.
RICHARD LLOYD A founding member of rock legends Television, Lloyd has enjoyed a prolific solo career since the '80s.
REDSTONE RAMBLERS Local blues-folk group led by songwriter Mark Wilmot.
FUTURE LIVES Athens-based Cali-country project from King of Prussia songwriter Brandon Hanick.
TIMI CONLEY FUZZY PARTY Local pop rabblerouser Timi Conley performs with his band for a special Fuzzy Sprouts set.
BIG MORGAN Local band that plays a rhythmic, high-energy brand of garage-rock.
COWBOY CURTYS New local alt-country band.
FOUR EYES Guitarist and songwriter Erin Lovett plays clever, poppy folk music.
THE ARCS Long-running local rock band featuring Dave Gerow, Kevin Lane, Brandon Reynolds and Ben Spraker.
J. KYLE REYNOLDS Georgia-based pop-country artist.
THE WELFARE LINERS This five-piece bluegrass unit blends classic tunes with melodic, high lonesome originals.
SOUTHERN FRIED DECADENCE An evening of delicious drag performance.
GRAND VAPIDS Local alt-rock band with a dense, dreamy, slowcore-inspired sound.
DAISY On-again, off-again Athens rock band.
HEART OF PINE Roots-rocking group.
TUNABUNNY Local act featuring a hazy and warped brand of experimental psychedelia.
DREW BESKIN Local power-pop singer-songwriter known for fronting the bands Purses and The District Attorneys.
PAUL MCHUGH Pilgrim frontman plays a stripped-down solo set.
SON & THIEF Melodic and lush local indie-rock band.
CIVILS Solo project from Drew Kirby of Athens bands Mothers and New Wives.
LILLY HIATT Edgy Americana singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN.
THOMAS FOUNTAIN Country band featuring artists from Canton and Nashville, TN.
JET PHASE Local grunge-influenced indie-rock band.
STICKS & BONES Rock band featuring Barry Marler, Bo Hembree and other notable locals.
BOBBY'S SHORTS Grateful Dead covers by members of Futurebirds and friends.
PALACE DOCTOR Dynamic rock trio fronted by former Modern Skirts bassist Phillip Brantley.
MARSHMALLOW COAST Longtime Athens indie-pop band led by songwriter Andy Gonzales.
HOT CORNER HIP HOP A high-energy showcase featuring locally grown beats and rhymes.
THAYER SARRANO Local songwriter playing hazy, shoegaze-inspired Southern rock.
POLYMATH Electronic indie-rock band from Anderson, SC.
HUNGER ANTHEM Fuzzed-out, guitar-driven local indie-rock band.
CINDY WILSON Founding member of the B-52s turned solo songwriter with psychedelic and disco influences.
HARLOT PARTY Local folk-rock duo featuring intertwining guitar riffs and haunting, emotive vocals.
THE ORANGE CONSTANT Athens-based jam band with prog, pop and funk influences.
SOHI & DONNY KNOTTSVILLE Members of defunct local hip-hop group Mad Axes play a duo set.
BLUE BLOOD Melodic psych-pop project fronted by songwriter Hunter Morris.
ANTLERED AUNTLORD Fuzz-pop project fronted by local songwriter Jesse Stinnard.
NEW MADRID Rocking, riveting local indie band with a psychedelic edge.
DJ BLESSYOURHEART Local DJ spins dance-party sounds.
T. HARDY MORRIS Local singer-songwriter and guitarist plays twangy, raucous folk-rock.
BELLA'S BARTOK Rockabilly and circus-influenced band from Massachusetts.
BOYCYCLE Local folk-pop band, featuring acoustics and synths and starring the confident vocals of Ashley Floyd.
DJ QUINCY Local musician John Swint spins a dance party.
FEATHER TRADE This local band plays lush, moody post-pop.
EUREKA CALIFORNIA Melodic, rough-edged, blown-out local garage-rock duo.
SAM BURCHFIELD The Atlanta-based singer-songwriter plays a set of his folk-pop tunes.
THE SHUT-UPS Five-piece new-wave power-pop band from Atlanta and Athens.
THE VOLTURES Local kid-friendly new wave and power-pop band.
RUBY THE RABBITFOOT Indie-pop group led by Ruby Kendrick, a singer-songwriter with prodding, poignant lyrics.
PV-23 Psychedelic funk-rock band from Buford and Dacula.
POWERKOMPANY Local pop duo featuring the crisp, soaring vocals of Marie Davon and electronic instrumentation courtesy of Andrew Heaton.
ROADKILL GHOST CHOIR Folk-influenced psych-rock six-piece from Athens.
THE KANNONS Band of Athens youngsters performs.
THE GOLDEN BEAT New, young local group.
PACKWAY HANDLE BAND Longstanding local bluegrass outfit playing crafty originals and innovative renditions of classic tunes.
FUTUREBIRDS Athens roots-rock heroes return for a headlining performance.
DJ OSBORNE Local DJ David Osborne is an experienced mixer, musician and entertainer.
Browse over 40 booths of art, jewelry, ceramics, glass, woodwork, clothing and more. See p. 11.
"Manga Studio for Beginners." July 22, 3 p.m. "Aftereffects for Beginners." July 26, 7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens