COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, August 4

4 events

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    Tailgate Tuesday. 7 p.m. $5 (adv.), $7 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    ACOUSTIC IN THE ROUND Featuring music from Brian Burke, Todd Cowart, Hannah Aldridge and Matt Woods.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE ORANGE CONSTANT Fusion-oriented jam-rock band from Statesboro, GA.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    SLAM DUNK CHAMPS Local experimental garage-rock duo.

    LEISURE SERVICE Michael Pierce of local experimental outfit Wet Garden plays a solo set.

    ZANOIS Eccentric, three-piece pop group from Manchester, NH.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    FAT NIGHT Freshly squeezed soul group from Florida. 

Wednesday, August 5

9 events

Live Music

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    Athens Farmers Market. 5 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    COLIBRI A mix of folk and rock influences.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    SUMMER JAZZ JUBILEE Hosts Mary Sigalas and Colin Manko celebrate a different jazz subgenre each week, with special guests and a post-show open jazz jam. This week is a tribute to New Orleans jazz. See Calendar Pick on p. 17.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    THOMAS & OLIVIA Members of Thomas Wynn & the Believers play a stripped-down duo set.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    OLD SMOKEY Local folk-rock band with an interweaving sonic palette that includes banjo, cello, violin, lap steel and percussion. 

    JADE POPPYFIELD Experimental drone outfit from Macon.

    THE ELECTRIC NATURE Psych-rock/electro duo from Athens.

    PARIAH Lo-fi psychedelic outfit from Boston.

    WET GARDEN Synthesizer explorations with erotic incantations.

  • Live Wire

    8 p.m. $5 (21+), $10 (under 21). www.livewireathens.com

    LITTLE TYBEE Atlanta-based folk band drawing from a variety of influences like jazz, Tropicalia and even Motown to color its indie-folk pop ballads.

    WALDEN Georgia native four piece playing smooth rock influenced by Mumford and Sons and Coldplay. 

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    6 p.m. 706-549-7700 (Timothy Rd. location)

    SALLY & THE SIX GRAND BAND Long-running local dance band.

  • Lumpkin Street Station

    10 p.m. www.facebook.com/LumpkinStreetStation

    THE SPACE TIME TRAVELERS Atlanta-based funk-rock band.

    FLAT LAND "Cosmifunkpop" group from Gainesville, FL.
  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    MC FUNK JAM Funk all night.

  • Porterhouse Grill

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-369-0990

    JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.

Thursday, August 6

13 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. 706-369-3040

    LEAVING COUNTRIES AND FRIENDS Featuring Bo Hembree on guitar, Jason Bradberry on bass and Louis Phillip Pelot on drums.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    GOLDWING Atlanta-based four-piece alt-rock group.

    MATEJA Dark folk act from Nashville, TN.

    CODY HUGGINS Nashville-based singer-songwriter.

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    7 p.m. $6. 706-355-7087

    MAHARAJAH FLAMENCO TRIO High-energy Latin fusion trio fronted by guitar virtuoso Silviu Ciulei.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. $5. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    JONES COLLEGE RADIO Formerly known as Wild Abandon, this local band plays a blend of baroque pop and acidwave.

    COMA SERFS Psychedelic garage-rock group from Portland, OR.

  • The Foundry

    7:30 p.m. $5 (adv.), $7 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE BACUPS Fun-loving local cover band.

  • The Grotto

    10 p.m. 706-549-9933

    YOESHI ROBERTS Singer-songwriter playing uplifting "acoustic music that feels good."

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    SNAP! Electric piano-heavy funk/jazz tunes delivered by locals Jason Fuller, Carlton Owens and Stephen Spivey. Featuring special guest guitarist Zack Milster.

  • Live Wire

    11 p.m. FREE! www.livewireathens.com

    TECROPOLIS Athens' longest-running electronic dance music series, with special guests each week.

  • Lumpkin Street Station

    10 p.m. www.facebook.com/LumpkinStreetStation

    LANEY STRICKLAND Local Southern rock singer-songwriter.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    MAC LEAPHART Nashville-based country-rock singer-songwriter.

  • The Office Lounge

    8 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. He hosts an "all-star jam" every Thursday.

  • Your Pie

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-355-7048 (Gaines School Rd. location)

    LIAM PARKE Member of local band Repent at Leisure plays a solo set of Irish folk.

  • Your Pie

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-7424 (Five Points location)

    YOESHI ROBERTS Singer-songwriter playing uplifting "acoustic music that feels good."

Friday, August 7

9 events

Live Music

  • Buffalo's Café

    7 p.m. $8. www.buffaloscafe.com

    DAVID PRINCE This Athens staple and one-time member of The Jesters plays a set of favorites.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    10 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    MANGER Speed thrash metal "with a dash of Satan." The band harks back to the days of NWOBHM: ripping solos and screeching vocals.

    TREEPHORT Long-running, goofy punk/ska act from Marietta.

    BEAST MODE Local heavy metal group.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $10 (adv.), $13 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE SENSATIONAL SOUNDS OF MOTOWN Six veteran musicians entertaining crowds in the Southeast for 20 years promise an exciting, live-energy show. Featuring Mr. Motown!

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    CGI JOE The musical alias of Joe Kubler, formerly known as Rene LeConte.

    HALF ACID Greg O'Connell experiments with synths and talk boxes.

    DJ MAHOGANY Popular local DJ spins freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    FOLKLORDS Experimental improv-jazz outfit from New York City led by composer Jason Ajemian. See Calendar Pick on p. 17.

    KENOSHA KID Guitarist Dan Nettles and drummer Jason Nazary present an "Oceans Duo" duo set of free-flowing music inspired by waves, windstorms and sandcastles.

  • Lumpkin Street Station

    10 p.m. www.facebook.com/LumpkinStreetStation

    THE GLASS JARS Rock and roll four-piece from Birmingham, AL.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    LIQUID DYNAMITE New group featuring Dwayne Holloway.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Relocated back to his old stomping grounds of Athens, Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture.

  • The World Famous

    10 p.m. 706-543-4002

    WHAT MOON THINGS Indie rock band from New Paltz, NY influenced by groups like Modest Mouse and The Cure. See Calendar Pick on p. 17.

    MUUY BIIEN Local band plays doom-laden goth-punk influenced by '80s hardcore and new wave.

    JACKSON SCOTT Psych-pop songwriter from Asheville, NC. 

    DEEP STATE Members of Little Gold and Brothers play driving, punky, melodic guitar-rock.

Saturday, August 8

12 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. 706-369-3040

    LEE PILCHER BAND Guitarist and graduate of Atlanta Institute of Music plays of variety of funky music from the past to the present.

  • Buffalo's Café

    7 p.m. $10. www.buffaloscafe.com

    CLEAR REDEMPTION High-energy cover band featuring dueling lead guitars.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    2 p.m. FREE! www.caledonialounge.com

    GIRLS ROCK ATHENS SHOWCASE Come see the results of Girls Rock Camp campers' creativity!

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    ANTLERED AUNTLORD Fuzz-pop guitar/drums project of local producer and songwriter Jesse Stinnard.

    LEISURE SERVICE Michael Pierce of local experimental outfit Wet Garden plays a solo set.

    NICE MACHINE Local surf-punk band.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $25. www.georgiatheatre.com

    AQUARIUM RESCUE UNIT Long-running jam band led by Georgia music fixture Col. Bruce Hampton. See story on p. 9.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    SMOKEDOG This local band plays noisy, burned-out experimental rock and roll.

    GENETIC OUTCAST Sexual noise karaoke with voice memos, samples and soundbytes as sweet as the taste of candy.

    BLACK PARADISE Eclectic local lo-fi pop group.

    ANCIENT WARFARE Droney rock group from Lexington, KY.

    DJ BLOWPOP Joe Kubler (CGI Joe) spins a set of tunes.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    TERRELL CARTER Actor and singer from Los Angeles.

    DAVID LYVIE No info available.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE! www.highwirelounge.com

    LIVE JAZZ Jeremy Raj is bringing together the best that Athens jazz has to offer. A trio of incredibly talented musicians play to a great crowd every weekend.

  • Kumquat Mae Bakery Café

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-850-1442

    THE BIG SMOOTH Bluesy acoustic tunes with soulful vocals.

  • Little Kings Shuffle Club

    10 p.m. www.facebook.com/lkshuffleclub

    DJ MAHOGANY Popular local DJ spins freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    CAPTAIN MIDNIGHT BAND Nashville-based group combining "jam, rock and R&B with a heavy emphasis on visuals, humor and eroticism."

  • The Office Lounge

    9 p.m. 706-546-0840

    WILD CARD Local country/Southern rock trio.

Sunday, August 9

1 event

Live Music

Monday, August 10

5 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    ELENI MANDELL Country-influenced singer-songwriter on Yep Roc Records. See Calendar Pick on p. 17.

    COURTNEY MARIE ANDREWS Singer-songwriter from Arizona.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. FREE! www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE HOOT Monthly showcase put on by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society. This month's Hoot features The Ale RaisersHog-Eyed Roosters and The Dixieland 5. Maggie Hunter opens and hosts.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    SARA RACHELE Independent singer-songwriter from Decatur, GA.

    KELLEY SWINDALL Bluesy folk music from Stone Mountain, GA. 

  • Little Kings Shuffle Club

    11 p.m. www.facebook.com/lkshuffleclub

    SPENCER RICH Local musician plays a solo set to celebrate his birthday.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    MUSCLE SHOALS MONDAY Local artists pay tribute to the Alabama hotspot.

Tuesday, August 11

4 events

Live Music

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    PILGRIM Local rock band led by songwriter Paul McHugh.

    THE ARCS Long-running local rock band featuring Dave Gerow, Kevin Lane, Brandon Reynolds and Ben Spraker.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    CULT OF RIGGONIA Experimental soundscapes with tribal, world music beats and ornate instrumentation.

    WEATHERLY No info available.

    THE ELECTRIC NATURE Psych-rock/electro duo from Athens.

    DARK DAUGHTER Solo project of Atlanta-based songwriter Kerry Jones (Phoenicians, Richard Gumby).

    WEI ZHONGLE Highly experimental, woodwind-heavy band from Chicago.

    LESIONREAD Experimental pop group from Buffalo, NY.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    JACK & THE BEAR Folk-rock outfit from Ann Arbor, MI.

  • The Office Lounge

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-546-0840

    FIONA CORINNE Singer-songwriter performing pop-rock influenced by musical theater.

Wednesday, August 12

6 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    MOTHER FORE Local band influenced by Pink Floyd.

    BOSCO Songwriter Brittany Bosco presents an alternative take on R&B.

    GREG MERIDETH No info available.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    Athens Farmers Market. 5 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    THE WELFARE LINERS This five-piece bluegrass unit blends classic tunes with melodic, high lonesome originals.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    SUMMER JAZZ JUBILEE Hosts Mary Sigalas and Colin Manko celebrate a different jazz subgenre each week, with special guests and a post-show open jazz jam. This week is a tribute to Latin jazz.

  • Live Wire

    8 p.m. FREE! www.livewireathens.com

    FRESH JAM OPEN MIC Each performance gets 10 minutes. Drums and guitar amps are provided. Then, stick around for an open jam!

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-549-7700 (Timothy Rd. location)

    THE VIBRATONES No info available.

  • Porterhouse Grill

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-369-0990

    JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.

Thursday, August 13

7 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. 706-369-3040

    LEAVING COUNTRIES AND FRIENDS Featuring Bo Hembree on guitar, Jason Bradberry on bass and Louis Phillip Pelot on drums.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    OF THE VINE Instrumental post-rock outfit from Atlanta.

    STAY THE SEA Local instrumental post-rock band.

    KWAZYMOTO Noisy local punk rock duo.
  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    MATT JOINER BAND Local guitarist draws inspiration from blues and classic rock.

    GRAND New, Athens-based alternative-pop four piece.

    PRETTY MUCH New local rock four-piece featuring a former member of Monsoon.

  • Georgia Theatre

    Back to School Bash. 8 p.m. $8. www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE FUNK BROTHERHOOD Local party band does a tribute to Kool & The Gang.

    DANK Bluesy, Atlanta-based jam-rock band. Formerly known as Dank Sinatra.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. FREE! www.hendershotscoffee.com

    JAZZ JAM Some of our town's most talented jazz musicians get together at this monthly happening. Bring your axe, or grab a brew and a table and give an ear.

  • Live Wire

    11 p.m. FREE! www.livewireathens.com

    TECROPOLIS Athens' longest-running electronic dance music series, with special guests each week.

  • The Office Lounge

    8 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. He hosts an "all-star jam" every Thursday.

Friday, August 14

7 events

Live Music

  • Buffalo's Café

    6 p.m. $5. www.buffaloscafe.com

    UNKNOWN ATHENS INSIDE/OUT A singer-songwriter showcase hosted by Liam Parke.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    10 p.m. $6 (21+), $8 (18–20). www.caledonialounge.com

    CINEMECHANICA Beloved local four-piece math-rock band.

    MOTHERS Local songwriter Kristine Leschper and her band perform gorgeous, haunting folk-rock.

    ART CONTEST Math-rock band from South Carolina.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $12 (adv.), $15 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    BAND OF OZ Long-running North Carolina-based oldies collective playing beach and soul music.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 11 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    ZERO BEACH Atlanta-based rock band formerly known as Stalking Louisiana.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $20. www.georgiatheatre.com

    ELI YOUNG BAND Country-rock group from Texas known for hit singles like "Crazy Girl."

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    COPIOUS JONES Original rock band from Atlanta. 

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Relocated back to his old stomping grounds of Athens, Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture.

Saturday, August 15

6 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. 706-369-3040

    CLASSIC CITY JUKEBOX Local cover band.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    10 p.m. $7 (21+), $9 (18–20). www.caledonialounge.com

    NAIRVANA Nirvana cover band featuring members of The Powder Room.

    POWERLOAD AC/DC cover band that delivers a rock and roll kick in each song.

  • Front Porch Book Store

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-372-1236

    BETWEEN NAYBORS Local trio playing a variety of folk-based music that ranges from '60s coffeehouse to Richard and Linda Thompson-esque duets to rhythmic, Tom Waits-y rants.

  • Georgia Theatre

    Hi-5 Fest. On the Rooftop. 7:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    VELVETEEN PINK This quartet of funksters plays electro-based, upbeat stuff in the Prince, Stevie Wonder and Jamiroquai style.

    BIG C & THE VELVET DELTA A modern take on traditional blues, rock and R&B from this local group.

    DJ OSMOSE International touring DJ and Athens resident lays down an all-vinyl set of funk, soul and reggae.

    PARTIAL CINEMA This local group takes influences from funk, indie, dance and classical music to inspire fits of dancing, vibing and grooving.

    BORDERHOP TRIO High lonesome pickin' and singing from Athens' own bluegrass outfit.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    QUIABO DE CHAPEAU Brazilian funk ensemble out of Atlanta, bringing dancing and Carnaval to the stage. 

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    SATSUMA Members of the Freshtones and other local acts collaborate to produce a unique, fresh sound.

Monday, August 17

4 events

Live Music

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE DUSTY 45s High-energy Seattle rock band.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE HOBOHEMIANS This six-piece local acoustic band performs popular American and European roots music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s.

  • Normaltown Hall

    8 p.m. $10. www.facebook.com/NormaltownHall

    DANNY KROHA Bluesy, Detroit-based singer-songwriter and founding member of garage-rockers The Gories.

    OLD SMOKEY Local folk-rock band with an interweaving sonic palette that includes banjo, cello, violin, lap steel and percussion. 

    JAKE XERXES FUSSELL North Carolina-based psychedelic folk singer-songwriter.
  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    JAZZ FUNK JAM WITH MASON DAVIS Local jazz musician Mason Davis hosts a jam session.

Tuesday, August 18

2 events

Live Music

Wednesday, August 19

2 events

Live Music

  • Live Wire

    8 p.m. FREE! www.livewireathens.com

    FRESH JAM OPEN MIC Each performance gets 10 minutes. Drums and guitar amps are provided. Then, stick around for an open jam!

  • Porterhouse Grill

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-369-0990

    JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.

Thursday, August 20

6 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. 706-369-3040

    LEAVING COUNTRIES AND FRIENDS Featuring Bo Hembree on guitar, Jason Bradberry on bass and Louis Phillip Pelot on drums.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $7 (21+), $9 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    LA LUZ Surf-influenced garage-pop buzz band from Seattle.

    BOYTOY Brooklyn-based indie rock trio.

    EUREKA CALIFORNIA Melodic, rough-edged, guitar-driven local garage-rock duo.

    WANDA Eclectic local electro-pop quartet.

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    FLOCO TORRES Macon-based alternative hip hop artist.

    BURNS LIKE FIRE Stewed, screwed and tattooed punk rock band from Athens.

    THE SWANK A local blend of rock and hip hop.

  • Live Wire

    11 p.m. FREE! www.livewireathens.com

    TECROPOLIS Athens' longest-running electronic dance music series, with special guests each week.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    BYOG Funky jam band from Charleston, SC.

  • The Office Lounge

    8 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. He hosts an "all-star jam" every Thursday.

Friday, August 21

4 events

Live Music

  • Buffalo's Café

    7 p.m. $15. www.buffaloscafe.com

    THE SENSATIONAL SOUNDS OF MOTOWN Six veteran musicians entertaining crowds in the Southeast for 20 years promise an exciting, live-energy show. Featuring Mr. Motown! This is a "Hawaiian luau" show with heavy hors d'oeuvres.

  • The Foundry

    9 p.m. $12 (adv.), $15 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE HIGHBALLS Put on your bangle bracelets and tuck in those shoulder pads! Athens music vets The Highballs will perform a totally awesome set of '80s dance hits.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 11 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    KITE TO THE MOON Wild pop spurring from the edgy monsterbrain of Timi Conley, joined by the rhythm section of Jay Rodgers and Andrew Hanmer. Album release show!

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Relocated back to his old stomping grounds of Athens, Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture.

Saturday, August 22

3 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. 706-369-3040

    PARTIAL CINEMA This local group takes influences from funk, indie, dance and classical music to inspire fits of dancing, vibing and grooving. 

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9:30 p.m. $8 (21+), $10 (18–20). www.caledonialounge.com

    BIT BRIGADE Local supergroup plays the soundtrack to various vintage video games while Noah McCarthy plays—and beats—the game onstage. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    RACCOON FIGHTER Brooklyn-based fuzzed-out garage-rock band.

Monday, August 24

1 event

Live Music

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    HOUSTON IN THE BLIND New local three-piece fronted by songwriter Charlie Garrett.

    CITY MOUSE Collaborative project between Atlanta songwriters Brian Revels and Michael Hudgins.

Tuesday, August 25

1 event

Live Music

Wednesday, August 26

4 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9:30 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    SCOOTERBABE Scrappy, jangly local noise-pop group.

    FAKE FLOWERS Athens- and Atlanta-based shoegaze-inspired pop band. 

    STAY AT HOME DAD Local solo electronic artist.

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    FAR FROM CALIFORNIA Nu-grunge band from Winder, GA.

    OP8 No info available.
  • Live Wire

    8 p.m. FREE! www.livewireathens.com

    FRESH JAM OPEN MIC Each performance gets 10 minutes. Drums and guitar amps are provided. Then, stick around for an open jam!

  • Porterhouse Grill

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-369-0990

    JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.

Thursday, August 27

5 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. 706-369-3040

    LEAVING COUNTRIES AND FRIENDS Featuring Bo Hembree on guitar, Jason Bradberry on bass and Louis Phillip Pelot on drums.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    SON & THIEF Melodic and lush local indie rock band.

    COMPASS & ROSE Atlanta-based indie-pop group. 

    BRICE CRITES Singer-songwriter from Flowery Branch.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $21. www.georgiatheatre.com

    COREY SMITH Singer-songwriter who combines emotional country influences with rough, soulful vocals.

  • Live Wire

    11 p.m. FREE! www.livewireathens.com

    TECROPOLIS Athens' longest-running electronic dance music series, with special guests each week.

  • The Office Lounge

    8 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. He hosts an "all-star jam" every Thursday.

Friday, August 28

4 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    10 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    PLEASURE POINT Local hip hop/noise-pop group formerly known as Cottonmouth. 

    FAKE PALMS Noisy pop band from Toronto.

    FEATHER TRADE This local band plays lush, moody post-pop. 

    HAND SAND HANDS Experimental, highly psychedelic electronic sounds from Jonathan Miller. 

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. $16. www.40watt.com

    J. RODDY WALSTON AND THE BUSINESS High-energy rock and roll band from Baltimore, MD influenced by soul and country music.

    SLEEPWALKERS Eccentric psych-pop group from Richmond, VA.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $21. www.georgiatheatre.com

    COREY SMITH Singer-songwriter who combines emotional country influences with rough, soulful vocals.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Relocated back to his old stomping grounds of Athens, Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture.

Saturday, August 29

4 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. 706-369-3040

    LOVERS AND LIARS Nashville-based alternative rock band.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    10 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    SCOTT LOW Solo set from the local Americana singer-songwriter.

    CALEB CAUDLE New Orleans-based songwriter playing soulful alt-country and roots-pop.

  • Front Porch Book Store

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-372-1236

    HELEN DODGE Soulful acoustic music that occasionally dips into psychedelia.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. SOLD OUT! www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE DIRTY GUV'NAHS Roots-rockers from Knoxville, TN. This is the band's "farewell tour."

Monday, August 31

1 event

Live Music

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    TEDO STONE Rootsy, Atlanta-based Americana band with a touch of psychedelic fuzziness.

    OAK HOUSE A mix of prog, folk, indie and everything in between.

Tuesday, September 1

1 event

Live Music

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    SPENCER RICH Local singer-songwriter performs a solo acoustic set.

    CHRISTOPHER WITHOUT HIS LIVER Songwriter Chris Ingham plays a set of acoustic music.

    COLBY CARTER Mouser frontman performs a solo set.

    WEREWYATT Local songwriter Wyatt Strother pays quirky lo-fi rock with bright, bouncy flourishes, unique instrumentation and emotive lyrics.

Wednesday, September 2

1 event

Live Music

Thursday, September 3

3 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. 706-369-3040

    LEAVING COUNTRIES AND FRIENDS Featuring Bo Hembree on guitar, Jason Bradberry on bass and Louis Phillip Pelot on drums.

  • Live Wire

    11 p.m. FREE! www.livewireathens.com

    TECROPOLIS Athens' longest-running electronic dance music series, with special guests each week.

  • The Office Lounge

    8 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. He hosts an "all-star jam" every Thursday.

Friday, September 4

3 events

Live Music

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    WIEUCA Local band playing cheeky, guitar-driven indie rock.

    BIG MORGAN Local band consisting of former members of Atlanta band Lotus Slide.

    FAKE FLOWERS Athens- and Atlanta-based shoegaze-inspired pop band. 

    THE HERNIES Local indie rock band led by songwriter Henry Barbe.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $25. www.georgiatheatre.com

    JJ GREY & MOFRO Acclaimed blues/Southern rock act from Jacksonville, FL.

    PIANO Statesboro-based rock and roll trio with an energetic live presence.
  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Relocated back to his old stomping grounds of Athens, Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture.