THE LUCKY JONES Local band playing old-school rockin' rhythm and blues.
ATHENS IN HARMONY The third installment of the concert series designed to improve race relations in Athens, featuring performances by duos made up of local musicians paired across race and genre. See story on p. 10.
JIM COOK High-energy solo blues performer with strong vocals, slide guitar and "swamp stomp."
JOHN DAVIS & THE CICADAS North Carolina musician and educator known for his work with Folk Implosion.
CLAIRE CRONIN Singer and poet Cronin plays folk music that's both delicate and intense.
EVIL ENGLISH Dark, goth-flavored indie rock band from Durham, NC.
L'OR Laura St. Martin uses electronics and interpretive dance to explore the human condition and the collective unconscious.
Watch True Grit (1969).
Saturdays, Mar. 10–24, 6:30 p.m. and Tuesdays, Mar. 13 & 20. 6:30 p.m. Supplies provided. Registration required. www.athenslibrary.org/madison
The musical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's The Ugly Duckling incorporates a message of tolerance.
Register to volunteer at 14 sites around Athens. Opening event Jan. 15, 8:30 a.m. at Clarke Central High School. www.athensclarkecounty.com/mlkday