THE SWINGIN' MEDALLIONS Perhaps best known for their 1966 hit "Double Shot (of My Baby's Love)," today the Medallions are made up of children or other relatives of the original lineup and bill themselves as "the party band of the South."
REVEREND DEBRUHL This local rock quartet plays a bluesy Southern style with jazz and jam-inspired sounds.
PRESTON SUMMERVILLE BAND Georgia-based country-rock outfit.
ERIC DODD Local singer and songwriter of country and Southern rock songs.
BEN WELLS Southern-steeped songwriter from Valdosta.
ANGIE KILL Young singer-songwriter from metro Atlanta.
MANGER Speed thrash metal "with a dash of Satan." The band harks back to the days of NWOBHM: ripping solos and screeching vocals.
IN THE LURCH Local three-piece that cranks out crunchy guitar riffs and sinister basslines, citing Primus and Tool as influences.
DAVE PARSON Local singer-songwriter.
HARP UNSTRUNG This local act gives melodic, alternative rock a bluesy, Southern twist.
ERICA SUNSHINE LEE Fast-rising country singer-songwriter from Elberton.
NORMA RAE This local four-piece plays soulful, distinctively Southern Americana.
CLAY PAGE BAND Country music singer Page and his band play country and Southern rock favorites as well as originals.
SCROUNGE LIZARDS Jazz ensemble led by Joe Kubler (Bubbly Mommy Gun).
DJ MAHOGANY Freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.
THE LAW BAND Country-rock band from Atlanta.
THE BREAKS Feel-good local rock band with alternative and jam influences.
For all ages. Children receive a free treat from the cafe.
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Bring undecorated Christmas trees to be recycled at one of the seven drop-off locations and receive a free tree seedling in return. County residents 65 years or older may request a complimentary tree removal. Call or visit the website for tree removal requests and drop-off locations. Drop-off, Jan. 5, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. 706-613-3501, www.keepathensbeautiful.org
Bring an undecorated Christmas tree to be "tree-cycled" and receive a free tree seedling. Drop-off locations include Cofer's Home and Garden Showplace, Clarke Middle School, Sandy Creek Nature Center and Chase Street Elementary School. Free tree pickups for residents 65 & up, veterans and people living with disabilities.