WESTERN STAR Grungy, eclectic alt-rock band from Baltimore, MD.
SLOW PARADE No info available.
MICHAEL BOWMAN Local alt-country/blues singer-songwriter, originally from Harrisonburg, VA.
TRE POWELL Bluesy acoustic tunes with soulful vocals.
DELANEY DAVIDSON Mysterious minimal blues artist.
CALEB CAUDLE New Orleans-based songwriter playing soulful alt-country and roots-pop.
PETE STEIN Alt-country singer songwriter based out of Colorado.
THE HOOT Monthly showcase put on by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society. This month's "Blues & BBQ Hoot" features Jarekus Singleton and Wrenn. Marion Montgomery & Glyn Denham open and host. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.
JAZZ FUNK JAM WITH MASON DAVIS Local jazz player Mason Davis hosts a jam session.
OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night every Monday.
Children ages 1–3 and their caregivers can come play with toys and meet friends.
Teen chess players of all skill levels can play matches and learn from members of the local Chess and Community Players, who will be on hand to assist players and help build skill levels. For ages 7–18. Registration required.
Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Monday.
Win house cash and prizes! Every Monday night.
Get a team together and show off your extensive music knowledge! Hosted by Jonathan Thompson.
Team trivia contests with house cash prizes every Monday night.
Dirty South Trivia night. House cash prizes and mini games. Every Monday.
5&10 chef Jason Zygmont offers a selection of charcuterie.
(Athens-Clarke County Planning Department, 120 W. Dougherty St.) Consultants present their analysis and summary of opportunities for the Tallassee Tract Master Plan.
DJ BA'AL THA TSAR Spinning funk, post-disco and '80s R&B.
Glenn Josey instructs students on making several types of clay beads. Tuesdays, Sept. 16–30, 7–9 p.m. $55–65. www.ocaf.com
A four-session program designed to help you quit using tobacco products. Each class covers a new topic. Sept. 15, 22, 29 and Oct. 6, 6–7 p.m. $30. 706-475-1029, www.athenshealth.org/calendar
Rose of Athens Theatre hosts auditions for Christmas carolers. Be prepared to sing a capella up to two minutes in length and sightread a Christmas carol. Performances are mid-November through the third week of December. Email or call for audition. Sept. 15–16, 7–9 p.m. 706-340-9181, firstname.lastname@example.org