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Saturday, October 21

14 events

Live Music

  • Butt Hutt Bar-B-Q

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

    JIM COOK Cook is joined by Bill Whitley and Charles Sewell for a set of electric blues jams.

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    KWAZYMOTO Noisy local punk- and and math-influenced rock trio. Album release show! See story on p. 12.

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

    VINCAS Local downer-punk band featuring snarling guitars and doomy, psychedelic flourishes.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    1 p.m. www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    LATINXFEST Featuring music from Maria Sandoval, Chupaskabras, Incatepec, Sarah Zuniga, El Ronco de Reinosa and Corridos el Unico Plebe.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    TOM FOLEY Member of local band Bosco plays a solo set.

    GUMLOG Jangly, melodic local indie-rock group.

    JORDAN ESKER & THE HUNDRED PERCENT Indie band out of Tampa, FL.

  • Front Porch Book Store

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-372-1236

    ADAM KLEIN Local songwriter playing a rustic blend of country, folk and Americana.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    MINNESOTA Popular dubstep DJ from Santa Cruz, CA.

    PSYMBIOTIC Nationwide touring electronic bass music producer.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    WUOG BIRTHOWEEN WUOG 90.5 FM celebrates its 45th birthday with music from Bitter, Floral Print and Novelty Foxtrot.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. $15 (adv.), $20 (door). www.hendershotscoffee.com

    CLAIRE LYNCH Grammy-nominated bluegrass singer-songwriter out of Nashville.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

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

  • Iron Factory

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    REPENT AT LEISURE Celtic pub band playing "Irish rock," including traditional, punk, modern and original Celtic music.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    THE DICTATORTOTS Longtime local chaos-cultivators trash the night with post-grunge grooves. 

  • The Office Lounge

    9 p.m. 706-546-0840

    OWEN SCOTT The Athens native headlines two nights of rock music featuring Lilli Lewis, Richard Burgess, Dave Stammer and John Lewis.

  • Southern Brewing Company

    3 p.m. www.sobrewco.com

    THE FLAMETHROWERS Athens-based surf-rock band.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    Hop Harvest. 1 p.m. www.terrapinbeer.com

    COSMIC CHARLIE Grateful Dead covers like you've never heard before. 

    PACKWAY HANDLE BAND Longstanding local bluegrass outfit playing crafty originals and innovative renditions of classic tunes.

    CHIEF ROCKA Local DJ spins Top 40, hip hop, funk, soul and more.

Sunday, October 22

4 events

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

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

    THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local band. Every Sunday!

  • Grindhouse Killer Burgers

    1 p.m. FREE! 706-612-9327

    KANA KIEHM Singer-songwriter playing "conscious roots music."

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    7 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    MICHAEL GUTHRIE Local singer-songwriter whose sound is a melding of folk, jazz, pop, blues, flamenco, country and rock. 

  • Iron Factory

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    DAVID LOCOCO Local singer performs classic jazz standards in the styles of Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett and more.

Monday, October 23

4 events

Live Music

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 11 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    BRIAN REVELS Singer-songwriter from Atlanta.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    BLIND PILOT Indie-folk band out of Portland, OR.

    CHARLIE CUNNINGHAM Touring folk singer-songwriter from London.

  • Go Bar

    9 p.m. $5. 706-546-5609

    B|_ANK Nashville-based experimental noise and percussion project.

    JOHN KIRAN FERNANDES The local experimental musician and constant collaborator performs a solo set.

    SAADIA RAIS Local experimental performer and choreographer.

    LAMBDA CELCIUS Spinning a set of dance music.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    MINGLEWOOD MONDAY Local artists pay tribute to the Grateful Dead.

Tuesday, October 24

4 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    RATBOYS Infectious indie-rock group from Chicago. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

    DAGS! Melodic rock group out of Milano, Italy.

    SCOOTERBABE Scrappy, jangly local indie-pop group fronted by songwriter JJ Posway.

  • The Foundry

    7:30 p.m. $17 (adv.), $20 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    ALASDAIR FRASER & NATALIE HAAS Fiddle/cello duo performing Scottish dance music.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    FAUX FEROCIOUS Nashville-based lo-fi rock band with garage-pop sensibilities.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    EMILEIGH IRELAND Local singer-songwriter and experimental performer.

    SWIM LESSONS New local experimental duo.

    LAMBDA CELCIUS Spinning a set of dance music.

    SHOULDIES Solo sounds from a member of Cult of Riggonia.

Wednesday, October 25

15 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    KARBOMB High-speed, long-running local punk band.

    THE SCANDALS Punk rock group on tour from New Jersey.

    WALK THE PLANK Punk band from Washington, DC.

    THE REMEMBERABLES Fuzz-pop band from Washington, DC.

    SHEHEHE Local band that draws from old-school punk and arena rock to create a fist-pumping atmosphere.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    MEAT WAVE Heavy, Chicago-based post-punk band.

    VICTORY HANDS Angular rock group from Atlanta.

    NOTCHES Post-punk band from New Hampshire.

  • 40 Watt Club

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

    SPAFFORD Funk-rock four-piece out of Phoenix, AZ.

    VOODOO VISONARY Funky, improvisational dance-rock group out of Atlanta.

  • The Foundry

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

    THE BEST OF UNKNOWN ATHENS A monthly singer-songwriter showcase hosted by Liam Parke. This month is a special duo show featuring MrJordanMrTonks, Honeychild, Scarlet Stitch and The Woodworks.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. $20. www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE DEVIL MAKES THREE Celebrated Americana group featuring eclectic instrumentation. 

    SCOTT H. BIRAM Punky, Texas-based folk singer-songwriter.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    HAYLEY THOMPSON-KING Garage-country singer-songwriter out of Massachusetts.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    BACK CITY WOODS Macon-based bluegrass/Southern rock band.

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. www.jazzathensga.org

    THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Local swing and hot jazz ensemble playing music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s. 

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. www.jazzathensga.org

    THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Local swing and hot jazz ensemble playing music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s. 

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    BEVERLY & KILLICK Two local experimental performers team up for a collaborative set.

    SHMU Avant-garde musician from Austin, TX.
  • Live Wire

    7:30 p.m. $15. www.livewireathens.com

    SAN FERMIN New York band blending pop, classical and indie-rock sounds.

    GRACIE & RACHEL New York-based duo featuring piano, violin and vocals.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-549-7700 (Timothy Road location)

    SALLY AND THE SIX GRAND Old-time rock band.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    JIVE REVIVAL Five-piece Georgia rock band.

  • Nuçi's Space

    7 p.m. $5. www.nuci.org

    JESTER No info available.

    MAC MCCOMB Local indie singer-songwriter.

  • 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, October 26

14 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

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

    LEAVING COUNTRIES & FRIENDS Local band playing a fusion of folk, country and Southern rock, with jazz influences.

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    MANNEQUIN PUSSY Garage-punk band from Philadelphia.

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

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    8 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    THE MCRYATTS Horror-punk three-piece out of Birmingham, AL.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    THE PINK STONES Local rock group led by songwriter Hunter Pinkston.

    DROWNING LESSONS Atlanta-based screamo three-piece.

    WAX FUR Emo group from Birmingham, AL.

    XAN'D No info available.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    TOM PETTY TRIBUTE Featuring Honeychild, T. Hardy Morris, Chris McKay, Todd McBride, Rick Williams, Dave Marr and Los Cantares, among many more. Proceeds benefit Save the Children's Puerto Rico relief fund.

  • The Foundry

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

    SARAH ZUNIGA Talented singer-songwriter with a sweet, strong voice.

    SEERSHA Electropop songwriter out of Atlanta.

    STELLA GROOVE Athens-based hip-hop/R&B artist and singer-songwriter.

    SYDNEY RHAME Acoustic pop singer from Atlanta.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $28. www.georgiatheatre.com

    CODY JINKS Out of the current Texas country scene, Jinks plays his own brand of honky tonk.

    WARD DAVIS Singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN that has written for Trace Adkins, Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    CODY HUGGINS Nashville-based singer-songwriter.

  • Go Bar

    8 p.m. $3. 706-546-5609

    CLOUD POWERS Soundtracking "imaginative meditative yoga."

    MACHO BLUSH Anti-folk noise-wave sha(wo)man from Austin, TX.

    GUATE GRANLI Noise composer from Norway.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

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

  • Iron Factory

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    VOLUMES PRESENTS Local hip-hop zine Volumes presents a Halloween-themed show.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    PSYLO JOE Psychedelic funk act from Greenville, NC.

  • The Office Lounge

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

    REV. TRIBBLE AND THE DANCING MAGNOLIAS Local group led by Athens rock fixture Rev. Conner Mack Tribble.

  • The World Famous

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

    MISTER TIE DYE Local nine-piece instrumental fusion group with a potent horn section.

Friday, October 27

14 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    THE HERNIES Local riff-heavy rock band displaying influences from classic to indie rock.

    SPIRIT WEEK Quirky indie act from Bowling Green, KY.

    HUNGER ANTHEM Fuzzed-out, guitar-driven local indie-rock band.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    5 p.m. www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    STAY GOLD CAN RELEASE Featuring local hip-hop artists, hosted by Lingua Franca and featuring DJ Reindeer Games. After the performances, there will be an open freestyle session.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    FORBIDDEN WAVES Surfy local garage-rock combo.

    THE HONEY SLIDERS Detroit-influenced rock band from Catropolis. 

    ANTARCTICATS Atlanta-based surf-punk outfit.

  • 40 Watt Club

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

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

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

    NIGHT IDEA Richmond, VA band with "a unique, playful approach to progressively weirder indie rock."

    APPARITION Athens band playing a raucous, thrashy brand of hardcore.

  • The Foundry

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

    UNKNOWN HINSON Comedic, vampirish country songwriter playing twangy originals with a satirical tinge. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 11 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE SALT FLATS Melodic and lively local guitar-rock band. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    REV. TRIBBLE AND THE DEACONS Old-fashioned rock and roll with a sprinkle of good-humored irreverance.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    BRETT YOUNG Country-pop singer out of Orange County, CA.

    CARLY PEARCE Acclaimed country songstress from Kentucky.

  • Go Bar

    9 p.m. $3. 706-546-5609

    GOON PLANET No-wave and post-punk group from Rhode Island.

    CULT OF RIGGONIA Experimental soundscapes with tribal, world music beats and ornate instrumentation.

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

    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. $10. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    AKPE MOTION Eclectic French group with jazz, rock and world influences.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

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

  • Iron Factory

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    HIGHER LEVEL HIP HOP Featuring Willie Trump and ViVid, plus other performers.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    ERIK NEIL BAND Local trio playing blues/rock covers and originals.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

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

Saturday, October 28

9 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    NAIRVANA Nirvana cover band featuring members of The Powder Room.

    THE PROXIES No information available.

    RE-REFUSED Playing Refused covers.

    GABBA GABBA HUH? Playing Ramones covers.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    W8ING4UFOS Multi-instrumental, experimental four-piece group out of Atlanta.

    THE 8-TRACK GORILLA The mysterious costumed local musician performs.

    ANCIENT WHALES Fuzz-rock band led by songwriter and vocalist Enoch Bledsoe.

    LYDIA SERA Local visual artist and musician.

  • The Foundry

    I Still Have A Dream Foundation Benefit. 8 p.m. $15 (adv), $18 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    LANDON LANE AND THE IVORIES Rockabilly Hall of Fame member leads his band.

  • Georgia Theatre

    Royal Rumpus Ball. 9 p.m. $15. www.georgiatheatre.com

    FAMILY AND FRIENDS Buzzworthy folk-rock sweethearts featuring double percussion and anthemic vocals.

    THE FUNK BROTHERHOOD Local party band performs a nonstop dance party featuring horn-driven hits.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    VELVET CARAVAN High-energy, acoustic gypsy jazz quintet from Savannah.

    GYPSY WILDCATS Local group playing classic gypsy-swing tunes, as well as Americana and vaudeville standards.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

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

  • Iron Factory

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    WHITE RABBIT COLLECTIVE Free-form psych-rock ensemble led by local musician Nick Bradfield.

    COUCHLOCKED Local progressive psychedelic folk-punk four-piece.
  • Live Wire

    Rumpus Rally. 6 p.m. FREE! www.livewireathens.com

    FIVE EIGHT Legendary Athens band that consistently pumps out boisterous, thoughtful rock and roll.

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

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    PARTIALS Local psychedelic pop band with a rich, danceable sound.

Sunday, October 29

4 events

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

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

    THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local band. Every Sunday!

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

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

    EXPERIMENTAL NIGHT A Halloween edition of the avant-garde series, featuring Cole Monroe's Sludge Country, Patrick Ware, Bleachy Asshole and Michael Potter.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

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

    EXPERIMENTAL NIGHT A monthly showcase of local and touring avant-garde music.

  • Iron Factory

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    DAVID LOCOCO Local singer performs classic jazz standards in the styles of Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett and more.

Monday, October 30

2 events

Live Music

Tuesday, October 31

5 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    KICK THE ROBOT Power-pop trio from Athens with infectious energy.

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

    BEAU & LUCI Folk-rock sister-sister duo from South Georgia.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    MAN-SIZE Local PJ Harvey cover band featuring Thayer Sarrano and friends.

    AS DUSK FADES Local band playing a set of Halloween covers.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 11 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    LUTHI Funky, horn-centric group based in Nashville, TN.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $20 (adv.), $25 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    PERPETUAL GROOVE This local group has long stirred crowds into a frenzy with its exciting jams and spirited cover tunes.

    TAUK Jammy, instrumental rock-fusion band from NYC.
  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    SO NASTY No info available.

Wednesday, November 1

4 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    THE PIERRES New alt-rock group from Athens.

    UNTIL THREE Athens-based rock and roll duo.

    DYLAN LOFTIN Member of punk band Nihilist Cheerleader plays a solo set of melancholy indie-folk.
  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    SCOTT BAXENDALE Guitar dynamism from the owner of Baxendale Guitars. Classic bluesy riffs and a lot of soul. 

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. www.jazzathensga.org

    THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Local swing and hot jazz ensemble playing music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s. 

  • 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, November 2

4 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

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

    LEAVING COUNTRIES & FRIENDS Local band playing a fusion of folk, country and Southern rock, with jazz influences.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

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

    HECKLEHAMMER Athens-based stoner/doom-metal outfit.

    STRANGE DREAMS Goth- and post-punk-influenced band from Athens featuring former members of The Girl Pool.

    SUPPORT GROUP No information available.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. $27 (adv.), $30 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    OTEIL AND FRIENDS Blues-rock bassist Oteil Burbridge (Allman Brothers, Dead and Co.) is joined by an all-star group of musicians.

    JAIMOE'S JASSSZ BAND Allman Brothers percussionist leads his group through a set of both classics and original tracks.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 11 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    LITTLE BIRD Four-piece from Annapolis, MD blending surf-rock, jazz and Americana.

Friday, November 3

7 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. 706-369-3040

    PAT COOPER BAND Country group led by singer-songwriter and Georgia native Cooper.

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    ROADKILL GHOST CHOIR Folk-influenced psych-rock six-piece from Athens. Album release show!

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    MIKE MANTIONE The Five Eight frontman performs a solo set.

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

    SEAN KNISELY Electronic-tinged folk singer-songwriter from Nashville.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $15 (adv.), $20 (door). www.40watt.com

    PATRICK DAVIS AND HIS MIDNIGHT CHOIR Singer-songwriter out of Nashville touring with an 11-piece backing band.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $10 (adv.), $15 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    KINCHAFOONEE COWBOYS Long-running country band from Albany.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. SOLD OUT. www.georgiatheatre.com

    311 Chart-topping alt-rock band that fuses reggae, pop and metal styles.

    THE NORM Local group that combines funk, reggae, pop, rock and hip hop. 

  • Highwire Lounge

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

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

Saturday, November 4

6 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. 706-369-3040

    BRENT GAFFORD Nashville-based country singer-songwriter.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    PALE LUNGS Ambient indie-rock group out of Nashville.

    THE FLATS Poppy indie-rock band on tour from Ohio.

    PLATOON DADDY New local experimental punk act.

    NEW TREE No information available.

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. $15 (adv.), $20 (door). www.40watt.com

    WAX TAILOR Popular French trip-hop and hip-hop producer.

    DIRTY ART CLUB Psychedelic electronic group from Charlotte, NC.

  • The Foundry

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

     

     

    HOLMAN AUTRY BAND Described as "a little bit of Hank, a little bit of Metallica and a healthy dose of Southern rock." 

    HUSH MONEY Hard Southern rock band out of Ellijay.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. $12 (adv.), $15 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    DANIEL LEE BAND Local Southern rock/country outfit.

    JACOB BRYANT Country singer and guitarist from Jasper.
  • Highwire Lounge

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

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

Sunday, November 5

2 events

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

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

    THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local band. Every Sunday!

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

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

    KAYLA BERRIE The jazzy singer-songwriter is joined by Sydney Rhame, Louis Romanos and Jeremy Raj. Album release show!

Monday, November 6

3 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    HELMS ALEE Sludge-metal and noise-rock band from Seattle.

    MOTHERFUCKER Hard-driving, riffy local rock and roll trio.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $10. www.40watt.com

    LOCAL H Long-running alt-rock duo known for hit singles like "Bound for the Floor" and "Eddie Vedder."

    SHEHEHE Local band that draws from old-school punk and arena rock to create a fist-pumping atmosphere.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    BLUES NIGHT WITH BIG C Nobody in Athens sings the blues quite like Big C. Expect lots of soulful riffs, covers and originals.

Tuesday, November 7

3 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

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

    FRUIT & FLOWERS Surfy psych-punk band from Brooklyn.

    JUAN DE FUCA Driving indie-rock band fronted by local songwriter Jack Cherry.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $16 (adv.), $18 (door). www.40watt.com

    HIPPO CAMPUS Indie four-piece described as "kinda pop."

    REMO DRIVE High-energy emo-punk group out of Bloomington, MN.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    CRAIG BROWN BAND Detroit-based rootsy gargage-rock band.

    SONIC GRAFFITI Soul-drenched psychedelic garage-rock group from Florida.

Wednesday, November 8

6 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    PANSY Athens punk band influenced by indie rock and '80s hardcore.

    SEX SNOBS Punky alt-rock group out of Oklahoma.

    SWAMP Melodic and wiry local indie-rock band.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    SCOTT BAXENDALE Guitar dynamism from the owner of Baxendale Guitars. Classic bluesy riffs and a lot of soul. 

  • 40 Watt Club

    7 p.m. $20 (adv.), $25 (door). www.40watt.com

    JAPANDROIDS Acclaimed, high-octane alternative rock duo out of Vancouver, BC.

    CLOUD NOTHINGS Hard-rocking indie band from from Cleveland, OH.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    HEAVY PETTY Local all-star Tom Petty cover band.

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. www.jazzathensga.org

    THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Local swing and hot jazz ensemble playing music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s. 

  • 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, November 9

4 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

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

    LEAVING COUNTRIES & FRIENDS Local band playing a fusion of folk, country and Southern rock, with jazz influences.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    NEW TREE No information available.

    GUMLOG Jangly, melodic local indie-rock group.

    NEVERNAUTS Space-themed punk rock group.
  • The Foundry

    7:30 p.m. $30 (adv.), $35 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    MARTY STUART & HIS FABULOUS SUPERLATIVES Eclectic, Grammy-winning country artist and showman Stuart leads his band.

    SAM LEWIS Bluesy, Nashville-based singer-songwriter.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. $22 (adv.), $25 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    IRATION Alternative reggae group out of Isla Vista, CA.

    FORTUNATE YOUTH Touring collective spreading a message of peace, love and unity.

    THROUGH THE ROOTS San Diego-based reggae-rock group.

Friday, November 10

4 events

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    8:30 p.m. $10 (adv.), $12 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    SOUTHERN AVENUE Quintet combining soul, blues and gospel from Memphis, TN.

    WAKER Group mashing soul, funk and rock and roll into a danceable sound, based in Nashville, TN.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 11 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    TIMOTHY EERIE Psych-pop act from Orlando.

    SOAPBOX SOLILOQUY Psychedelic art-rock group from St. Petersburg, FL.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    YACHT ROCK REVUE Georgia's favorite '70s light-rock tribute band returns to town to perform a high-octane set of cover songs.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

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

Saturday, November 11

3 events

Live Music

  • The Classic Center

    7 p.m. www.classiccenter.com

    RAY LAMONTAGNE Grammy-winning folk and Americana singer-songwriter.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $10 (adv.), $12 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    STOP LIGHT OBSERVATIONS South Carolina-based garage rock band.

    WALDEN Local four-piece playing anthemic rock akin to U2, Mumford and Sons and Coldplay.

    LITTLE STRANGER Poppy, funky alternative hip hop group from Charleston, SC.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

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

Sunday, November 12

2 events

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

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

    THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local band. Every Sunday!

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

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

    CHRIS WATTS "Deep South Americana" artist from Nashville.

    SHOAL CREEK STRANGLERS Local traditional roots-folk duo.

    LEEANN PEPPERS Local singer-songwriter playing sparse, evocative folk music.

Monday, November 13

1 event

Live Music

Tuesday, November 14

3 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    LYDIA LUNCH RETROVIRUS Avant-garde rock group fronted by legendary no-wave artist Lydia Lunch.

    BATAILLE Atlanta-based noise-punk outfit.

    DICAPRIO Atlanta-based indie-rock trio.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    MISTER TIE DYE Local nine-piece instrumental fusion group with a potent horn section.

    PARTIALS Local psychedelic pop band with a rich, danceable sound.

    WHITEHALL JAZZ COLLECTIVE Local jazz pianist Greg Hankins leads his sizeable group through an eclectic set of music.

  • The World Famous

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

    TERI QUINN Indie-folk banjoist and singer-songwriter from Kansas City.

    ADAM JACO Acoustic folk and pop sounds from the See Bright Lights frontman.

Wednesday, November 15

4 events

Live Music

Thursday, November 16

5 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

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

    LEAVING COUNTRIES & FRIENDS Local band playing a fusion of folk, country and Southern rock, with jazz influences.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. www.caledonialounge.com

    SHILPA RAY New York-based artist playing dark, goth-infused post-punk.

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

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    LUCAS O'CONNELL Athens-based singer-songwriter.

    LYDIA SERA Local visual artist and musician.

    MIKE BRANDT Local guitarist and songwriter.

  • The Foundry

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

    HUMMING HOUSE Band that pulls from diverse backgrounds like Americana, classical composition, bluegrass, soul and traditional Irish music.

    BECCA MANCARI Eclectic folk singer-songwriter based in Nashville.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $15 (adv.), $17 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    BREAK SCIENCE Electronic duo from Brooklyn that combines soul, dubstep and glitch.

Friday, November 17

6 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    WANDERWILD Local indie-rock project led by songwriter Matt Martin. Album release show!

    WHITE VIOLET Local group led by songwriter Nate Nelson, playing brooding, atmospheric indie-pop.

    ROSE HOTEL "Bedroom-rock" alter ego of Kentucky songwriter Jordan Reynolds.

  • The Classic Center

    7:30 p.m. $32.75-$49.75. www.classiccenter.com

    JUSTIN MOORE Country artist out of Nashville known for hits like "Til My Last Day" and "Small Town USA."

    DYLAN SCOTT Country singer-songwriter from Bastrop, LA.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    GREG MEREDITH Local singer-songwriter who uses a loop pedal for on-the-spot beatmaking.

    ZACK CROOK Local singer-songwriter.

  • The Foundry

    7:30 p.m. $10 (adv.), $12 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    SUNDY BEST Country-influenced folk-rock duo from Kentucky.

    ASHLEY WALLS Up-and-coming country singer-songwriter from Marietta.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    WAKA FLOCKA FLAME Atlanta-based rapper known for hits like "O Let's Do It" and "Hard in Da Paint." 

    DJ WHOO KID Hip hop DJ and producer.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

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

Saturday, November 18

6 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. 706-369-3040

    COVER BOY Atlanta-based band featuring a former member of the Georgia Satellites.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

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

    THE VILLAGE BICYCLE Self-described "nap dreams" band out of Cleveland, OH.
  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $10. www.40watt.com

    LOVE TRACTOR The original members of the Athens post-rock legends reunite.

    MAGNAPOP Linda Hopper and Ruthie Morris' long-running punk-pop group is known for its high-energy shows.

  • The Foundry

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

    REV. PEYTON'S BIG DAMN BAND Three-piece country blues group out of Indiana.

    THE DARNELL BOYS The Darnell brothers play country blues originals backed by upright bass, singing saw and junkyard percussion.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $17. www.georgiatheatre.com

    WHITEY MORGAN Old-school honky-tonk country artist from Flint, MI.

    WARD DAVIS Singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN that has written for Trace Adkins, Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

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

Sunday, November 19

2 events

Live Music