COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Saturday, January 5

13 events

Live Music

    11 p.m. FREE! www.farm255.com

    THE LAW BAND Country-rock band from Atlanta.

    THE BREAKS Feel-good local rock band with alternative and jam influences.

  • 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.

    IN THE LURCH Local three-piece that cranks out crunchy guitar riffs and sinister basslines, citing Primus and Tool as influences.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    PILGRIM Local rock band featuring Paul McHugh on vocals, guitar and keyboards along with Matt Stoessel on guitar, TJ Machado on bass, Thayer Sarrano on keyboards and Brad Morgan on drums.
  • 40 Watt Club

    Back to School Party! 8 p.m. $7. www.40watt.com

    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.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    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.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    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 Melting Point

    8 p.m. $20 (adv.), $24 (door). www.meltingpointathens.com

    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."

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. FREE! 706-546-4742

    REVEREND DEBRUHL This local rock quartet plays a bluesy Southern style with jazz and jam-inspired sounds.

  • The Office Lounge

    9 p.m. 706-549-0840

    HARP UNSTRUNG This local act gives melodic, alternative rock a bluesy, Southern twist.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    5:30 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

    DAVE PARSON Local singer-songwriter.

Kidstuff

  • Barnes & Noble

    11 a.m. FREE! 706-354-1195

    Storytime

    For all ages. Children receive a free treat from the cafe.

Meetings

Word on the Street

  • Sewcial Studio

    Bring One for the Chipper: Christmas Tree-Cycling

    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