COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Saturday, February 17

9 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    CAULFIELD High-energy local garage-rap band.

    ALLEN THOMAS Decatur-based soul artist.

    THE YOD Party-starting Athens-based alternative hip-hop collective.

    CASSIE CHANTEL AND ELLE CAPONE Hip-hop duo that's alternately smooth and gritty.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    1 p.m. FREE! www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    THE BROKEN STRING BAND Athens band blending Western folk with indie rock.

    BIRDS FLY SOUTH No info available.

    THE LUCKY JONES Local band playing old-school rockin' rhythm and blues.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. SOLD OUT. www.40watt.com

    DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS The local Southern rock superstars return to the Athens stage for their annual Homecoming series. See story on p. 8.

    LILLY HIATT Edgy Americana singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $20. www.thefoundryathens.com

    ATLANTA RAT PACK Playing the music of Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr. and Dean Martin.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. $10. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    RALPH RODDENBERY Georgia singer-songwriter playing a blend of Americana and roots rock with a twist of the blues. 

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    PZZYFOOT Atlanta-based rock and soul band.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    4 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

    SCARLET STITCH Straight-up rock and roll band from Athens.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

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

    DAVE PARSONS Local solo Americana artist.

Sunday, February 18

5 events

Live Music

Monday, February 19

2 events

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    WOOLBRIGHT Emo-tinged indie-rock group from Davie, FL.

    TIDALIST New local alternative rock group.

    GHOST BUDDY New Athens-based shoegaze band.

    NOVELTY FOXTROT Heavy local emo four-piece.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    JAZZ JAM Enjoy jazz sounds from talented local musicians.

Tuesday, February 20

3 events

Live Music

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    TOM VISIONS BAND Post-mystical, electronic, psychedelic music from Visions and his group, plus special guests.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    BALKUN BROTHERS High-octane blues-rock band from Hartford, CT.

  • Sofar Sounds

    8 p.m. $12. www.sofarsounds.com

    SECRET CONCERT Apply for tickets online, and find out the location the day before. The artists are unknown until you arrive at the show.

Wednesday, February 21

5 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    RUHAA! Local rock band with alternative and blues influences.

    ACTUS REUS Atlanta-based metal band.

    DARSANA Local indie band.

  • 40 Watt Club

    7 p.m. $15. www.40watt.com

    JONATHAN RICHMAN The former Modern Lovers frontman known for his playful, evocative lyricism returns to town with his longtime drummer Tommy Larkins.

    ANE DIAZ Folk singer-songwriter known for her work with The Causey Way and Producto.

  • The Foundry

    7:30 p.m. FREE! www.thefoundryathens.com

    MARC TEICHOLZ Renowned acoustic guitarist performs with students from UGA's school of music, featuring sounds from Brazil, as well as classical and jazz selections for solo guitar.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    SUNNY SOUTH BLUES BAND Local band combining a blues and soul spirit with riffy rock and roll.

  • 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, February 22

10 events

Live Music

  • Akademia Brewing Co.

    7 p.m. FREE! www.akademiabc.com

    REGGIE STARRETT Singer-songwriter playing an enthusiastic blend of classic rock and country.

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. FREE! 706-369-3040

    LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    TYLER KEY Folky local indie singer-songwriter.

    STEADY COMMON Soulful alternative band with blues and funk influences.

    GERKEY Local brother-and-sister indie-pop duo.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    DREAM CULTURE Eclectic local psychedelic rock group.

    LILY HERNE Local group playing dream-rock with psychedelic and folk influences.

    DAMN THE WITCH SIREN Electronic dance-rock outfit from Ohio.

  • The Foundry

    7:30 p.m. $7 (adv.), $10 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    SAM BURCHFIELD The Atlanta-based singer-songwriter plays a set of his folk-pop tunes. 

    NATHAN ANGELO Atlanta singer-songwriter with a soulful voice that pairs elements of gospel and lyrical storytelling.

    CHRIS AYER California native with a pop-folk  sound.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. $25. www.georgiatheatre.com

    PHILLIP PHILLIPS A Georgia-native and winner of "American Idol" season 11.

    STRIKING MATCHES Rootsy, guitar-based blues-rock duo.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

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

    ROMANOS, FONTAINE, ELLINGTON Three local musicians present a night of grooving jazz sounds.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    ELECTROCHEMICAL "Psychedelic progtronica" group from Asheville, NC.

  • The Office Lounge

    8:30 p.m. 706-546-0840

    CHRIS HAMPTON AND THE DANCING MAGNOLIAS Local group led by guitarist and songwriter Chris Hampton. Every Thursday!

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    7 p.m. FREE! botgarden.uga.edu

    TOMI MARTIN Famed Georgia guitarist and session musician whose own music is a blend of rock, pop, R&B and funk.

Friday, February 23

9 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    OAK HOUSE Melodic and complex post-rock group from Athens and Atlanta. 

    PALACE DOCTOR Dynamic rock trio fronted by local singer-songwriter Phillip Brantley.

    CURT CASTLE Atlanta indie-rock band led by Semicircle's Andrew McFarland.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    KING ISRAEL Athens-based alternative blues-rock band.

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. $13 (adv.), $16 (door). www.40watt.com

    MORGAN WALLEN Tennessee-based country artist and contestant on season six of "The Voice." 

    RAY FULCHER Born and raised just outside of Augusta, Fulcher plays country music all over the Southeast.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. SOLD OUT. www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE INDIGO GIRLS Legendary and timeless singer-songwriter duo of Amy Ray and Emily Saliers.

  • Go Bar

    9:30 p.m. $3–5. 706-546-5609

    SHADE Dissonant, groove-oriented local post-punk band.

    LAVENDER HOLYFIELD Athens-based experimental pop project. 

    KARAOKE Atlanta-based indie-pop band.

    IMMATERIAL POSSESSION Darkly tinged local underground-pop project. 

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    SIDE HUSTLE DJ David Osborne performs with his high-energy party band. 

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. Every Friday!

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    4 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

    KATIE MARTIN Singer-songwriter with a unique blend of blues, folk and soul.

Saturday, February 24

8 events

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    TEARS FOR THE DYING Local death-rock group fronted by longtime Athenian Adrya Stembridge.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $12 (adv.), $14 (door). www.40watt.com

    BIG BUSINESS Seattle-based heavy metal duo of Jared Warren and Coady Willis.

    BUILDINGS Minneapolis three-piece drawing on the aggressive, noisy ghost of The Jesus Lizard.

    CINEMECHANICA Long-running local four-piece math-rock band with metal and punk edges.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $17 (adv.), $20 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    RANDY ROGERS BAND Country group from Texas.

    RED SHAHAN Texas-based singer-songwriter.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    GEORGIA DISH BOYS Local rock group fronted by singer-songwriter Seth Martin.

    GIFT ECONOMY Local acoustic folk-punk project. 

    BLUE BODIES Athens-based pop-punk band.

    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. $7. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    WHISPER KISS Acoustic-pop project featuring Michael Wegner, Shelley Lotus and Karen Bergmann. 

    HONEYCHILD SJ Ursrey (Dream Boat) plays folky pop songs with romantic themes.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    GRÜT Atlanta-based band that dabbles in electronica, funk and more.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    4 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

    SCARLET STITCH Straight-up rock and roll band from Athens.

Sunday, February 25

4 events

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-355-7087

    THE LUCKY JONES Local band playing old-school rockin' rhythm and blues.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

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

    SHAUN PEACE BAND Playing a unique blend of rock, blues, alternative and reggae. 

  • Vega Studio

    New South Showcase. 5:30 p.m. $15. 706-207-7581

    NIHILIST CHEERLEADER Local buzz band plays energetic, lo-fi punk rock.

  • The World Famous

    9 p.m. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    SWEET SOUL MOVEMENT Featuring music from M LewisChancey, Stella Groove, Jessie Ruth, Rashon Love, Sam Lipkin and Seline Haze.

Monday, February 26

3 events

Live Music

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. FREE! www.40watt.com

    ROAD TO ROO One lucky Athens band will win a chance to perform at Bonnaroo 2018.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. SOLD OUT. www.georgiatheatre.com

    PORTUGAL. THE MAN Popular rock band from Portland, OR with an ever-evolving, always creative style.

    MATTIEL Atlanta-based garage-rock group led by songwriter Mattiel Brown.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    BREE COULEUR Local singer-songwriter playing stripped-down folk music.

Tuesday, February 27

5 events

Live Music

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    5 p.m. FREE! www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    LOUIS ROMANOS TRIO Local jazz combo led by percussionist Louis Romanos.

  • The Foundry

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

    DRIFTWOOD A group of experienced Athens musicians playing classic country, rock, folk, blues and bluegrass.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. SOLD OUT. www.georgiatheatre.com

    PORTUGAL. THE MAN Popular rock band from Portland, OR with an ever-evolving, always creative style.

    MATTIEL Atlanta-based garage-rock group led by songwriter Mattiel Brown.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    WOLFISH New solo project from local experimental artist Kiran Fernandes.

    THE VIKING PROGRESS Local group that plays rockers and ballads about love, death and isolation. 

    PAPER MATADOR New Madrid's Phil McGill performs a solo set.

    TOM VISIONS Post-mystical, electronic, psychedelic music.

    LEA LEA Dreamy local indie-folk artist.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. $5. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    DOUBLE SUPPLE New experimental project featuring John Fernandes, Kiran Fernandes and Courtney McCracken.

    MICHAEL POTTER Local guitarist creates a blend of ambient folk and psychedelic songs and soundscapes.

    JACOB SUNDERLIN Local musician who incorporates elements of noise, folk, ambient and drone. 

    SAHADA BUCKLEY Local violinist performs a solo set.

    ARIEL ACKERLY Athens-based experimental performer.

    PETER WEBB Atlanta musician playing meditative, jazz-influenced experimental folk.

Wednesday, February 28

5 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    ALL THE OTHER REINDEER Progressive rock band from Athens. 

    NEW PARLIAMENT Athens-based jam band influenced by Neil Young, Widespread Panic, Led Zeppelin and more.

    KING ISRAEL Athens-based alternative blues-rock band.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    HIP HOP & POETRY Featuring performances by Virgil Wolfe, Calamity, Son Zoo, Paul Cunningham, Space Brother and Squalle & L.G.

  • The Foundry

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

    THE BEST OF UNKNOWN ATHENS A monthly singer-songwriter showcase hosted by Liam Parke. This show features Daniel Collins, Justin Granados, Scott Lovefield, Aspen Countryman, Casey King and Joshua Walker.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    JUDAH AND THE LION Nashville-based Americana band featuring fresh musicianship and powerful harmonies.

    COLONY HOUSE Indie-rock quartet from Franklin, TN.

    TALL HEIGHTS Boston-based electrofolk pair.

  • 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, March 1

4 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. FREE! 706-369-3040

    LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.

  • The Foundry

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

    WAKER Group mashing soul, funk and rock and roll into a danceable sound.

    HEDONISTAS Funky, jazzy rock-fusion band from Atlanta.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    JUDAH AND THE LION Nashville-based Americana band featuring fresh musicianship and powerful harmonies.

    COLONY HOUSE Indie-rock quartet from Franklin, TN.

    TALL HEIGHTS Boston-based electrofolk pair.

  • The Office Lounge

    8:30 p.m. 706-546-0840

    CHRIS HAMPTON AND THE DANCING MAGNOLIAS Local group led by guitarist and songwriter Chris Hampton. Every Thursday!

Friday, March 2

8 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    MOTHER THE CAR Founded by a brother duo, this garage-rock act incorporates blues and other influences.

    SALINE Local four-piece "shoegrease" band with hints of post-punk and fuzz-rock.

    COMMANDER KEEN Garage-rock band from Cookeville, TN.

    DAN CLIFFORD Local artist playing lo-fi power-pop.

  • DT Productions

    8 p.m. $8. www.dtproductions.com

    DEGA Local indie-pop duo featuring former Ponderosa frontman Kalen Nash and his wife, pop singer Aslyn. Album release show!

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $16 (adv.), $19 (door). www.40watt.com

    TIGERS JAW Pennsyvania-based indie-rock band.

    YOWLER Solo venture of All Dogs frontwoman Maryn Jones. 

    LOOMING Eclectic indie-pop group from Springfield, IL.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $25 (adv.), $30 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    JORMA KAUKONEN The legendary guitarist and former Jefferson Airplane/Hot Tuna member performs an intimate acoustic set.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $25 (adv.), $30 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    LOTUS Jammy, electronic-focused band known for its forays into rock, funk, hip hop and more, as well as its hypnotic light show.

    MARVEL YEARS Electro-soul EDM producer and guitarist.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. Every Friday!

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

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

    ASPEN COUNTRYMAN Local singer-songwriter that mixes pop structure with jazzy melody.

Saturday, March 3

4 events

Live Music

  • 8 p.m. $10 (college student at the door), $16-$20 (general). www.thefoundryathens.com

    DALE WATSON Birmingham-based country singer.

    CARLY BURRUSS Country singer-songwriter based in Atlanta.

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    GUILLOTINE Hard-hitting local death-metal band. 

    TORO Atlanta-based heavy rock group fronted by guitarist Zack Hembree.

    CAVE OF SWIMMERS Innovative, Latin-tinged heavy rock band from Miami.

    MARSES Local "party-doom" four-piece band.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

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

    KURT LEE WHEELER Georgia singer-songwriter blending folk, alt-country and rock.

Sunday, March 4

1 event

Live Music

Monday, March 5

3 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $8 (adv.), $10 (21+), $12 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    TRIATHALON Surfy, R&B-inspired indie-pop group from Savannah.

    NEW MADRID Rocking, riveting local indie band with a psychedelic edge. 

    INNER WAVE California-based indie group.

  • The Foundry

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

    ROAD TO ROO Athens bands battle for a chance to perform at Bonnaroo 2018.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. $50. www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE FLAMING LIPS Iconic indie band from Oklahoma City known for its bombastic, psychedelic pop.

    CHAPPO Psych-tinged dance-pop band from Brooklyn.

Tuesday, March 6

4 events

Live Music

Wednesday, March 7

2 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    MIGHTY Alternative rock group from Atlanta.

    RFA Four-piece garage band based out of Philadelphia.

    CHICK WALLACE Atlanta-based alternative pop band.

    THE DOUBLE NEGATIVES New Jersey five-piece rock and roll band.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $15 (adv.), $18 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    LITTLE TYBEE Atlanta-based band drawing from jazz, Tropicalia and Motown to color its indie-folk pop ballads.

    THE REIGN OF KINDO New York-based rock band.

     

Thursday, March 8

6 events

Live Music

Friday, March 9

6 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    DOUBLE FERRARI This local band plays virtuosic, riff-laden, instrumental rock.

    BAMBARA Former Athens act featuring aggressive distortion and falling somewhere between noisy punk and drone.

    LIGHT BEAMS D.C.-based band influenced by '80s-era dance music.

    MEAN QUEEN New local rock band featuring members of Chrissakes and We Versus the Shark.

  • The Foundry

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

    COUNTRY MUSIC IN THE ROUND Featuring songwriters Rachel Farley, Mike Dekle and Chelsea Bain.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    STEVE COUGHLIN & PROBABLE CAUSE Smooth Americana group from Hartwell.

    SARAH ZUNIGA Talented local singer-songwriter with a sweet, strong voice. 
  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. Every Friday!

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

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

    STEVEN LEE Honky-tonk singer-songwriter.

Saturday, March 10

3 events

Live Music

Sunday, March 11

2 events

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-355-7087

    THE LUCKY JONES Local band playing old-school rockin' rhythm and blues.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    Kegs N Eggs. 1 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

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

Wednesday, March 14

3 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    NINEVEH'S GARDEN Local progressive metal band.

    HALLOW POINT St. Louis-based metal band.

    ASHES TO OMENS New local rock group.

    R.C.I. "Purveyors of only the finest in filth and chicanery" from Athens.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    BEN RICKETTS Psychedelic pop singer-songwriter and visual artist from Oxford, MS.

    SPACE TYGER Solo electronic pop project of Florence, AL native Kyle Bragwell.

    ANTLERED AUNT LORD Fuzz-pop project fronted by local songwriter Jesse Stinnard.

    CIVILS Experimental solo pop sounds courtesy of Athens musician Drew Kirby.

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. FREE! www.40watt.com

    ROAD TO ROO One lucky Athens band will win a chance to perform at Bonnaroo 2018.

Thursday, March 15

2 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. FREE! 706-369-3040

    LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.

  • The Office Lounge

    8:30 p.m. 706-546-0840

    CHRIS HAMPTON AND THE DANCING MAGNOLIAS Local group led by guitarist and songwriter Chris Hampton. Every Thursday!

Friday, March 16

5 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    WICKED KING Hard-hitting local rock trio dedicated to the roots of true heavy music.

    SACRED HOLLOW Local band playing loud, catchy hard rock with a bite.

    WILD PLANET Indie alternative rock band from Tallahassee, FL.

    THE BROKEN STRING BAND Athens band blending Western folk with indie rock.

  • The Foundry

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

    THE GRAINS OF SAND Local band with a four-piece horn section offering up your favorite '60s and '70s beach and Motown music.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. Every Friday!

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

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

    DAVID HYDE Multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter from Ball Ground.

Saturday, March 17

4 events

Live Music

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. $7. www.40watt.com

    TRIBUTE TO ASH A tribute show to honor late Athens musician Ash Rickli and benefit his family. Performers include Shade (album release show!), Midnight Boi, Half Acid, Hannie and the Slobs, Fart Jar, The Hernies and Cult of Riggonia

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-353-4721

    THE DONNER PARTY Mostly-once-a-year Pogues cover band from Globe employees (and ex-employees) delivering the hallowed electricity that made the group an all-time Irish classic.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    4 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

    TREY BRESLOW Americana singer-songwriter from Virginia.

Sunday, March 18

1 event

Live Music

Monday, March 19

1 event

Live Music

Tuesday, March 20

1 event

Live Music