Friday, July 13

22 events

Live Music

  • Akademia Brewing Co.

    8 p.m. FREE!

    GYPSY & ME Duo of Mike Moore and Kyzandrha Zarate playing original acoustic folk and country.

  • Boar's Head Lounge

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

    THE AQUARRYANS Eclectic band playing rock, bluegrass, reggae, Americana, country and more.

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    LANDSPEEDER Local heavy-rock band reunites for a special performance.

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

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    7 p.m. FREE!

    THE HALEM ALBRIGHT BAND Jammy, eclectic local rock band led by songwriter and guitarist Halem Albright.

    LITZ Performing a "Draft Punk" set of Daft Punk hits.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. $8.

    GUN OUTFIT Olympia, WA-based trio whose driving, guitar-based music rivals the best of the SST crowd. 

    DEEP STATE Local band playing driving, punky, melodic guitar-rock.

    ARBOR LABOR UNION Atlanta/Athens-based band that works with repetitious riffs and post-punk rhythms.

    IMMATERIAL POSSESSION Darkly tinged local underground-pop project. 

  • The Foundry

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

    CAMP TWITCH & SHOUT BENEFIT This concert, featuring Randall Bramblett Band and Rick Fowler and Friends, will benefit Camp Twitch and Shout, for those affected by Tourette syndrome. 

  • Fully Loaded Pizza Co.

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-705-6150

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

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6 p.m. FREE!

    REV. CONNER TRIBBLE Local artist playing old-fashioned rock and roll with a sprinkle of good-humored irreverence.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    L'OR Laura St. Martin uses electronics and interpretive dance to explore the human condition and the collective unconscious.

    SARAH SWILLUM Local artist playing hallucinatory beat-pop featuring existential chants and dance.

    GODDESS COMPLEX Athens-based ambient and avant-garde project rooted in queer culture.

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

  • Highwire Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE!

    LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    THE INSTRUCTORS Atlanta band blending reggae, jazz and funk.

  • The Office Lounge

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

    THE BACUPS Fun-loving local cover band.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-546-0840

    TYLER SLOAN Local acoustic folk singer-songwriter with a wistful, sunny sound.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    5 p.m. FREE!

    SCOTT LANIAK Member of garage-punk band Free Associates performs a set of foot-stomping blues.


  • 40 Watt Club

    10 p.m. $3.

    '80s Dance Party

    '80S DANCE PARTY Dance to your favorite tunes from the 1980s.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9 p.m. $5.

    Crowe & Wardaddy

    CROWE & WARDADDY Spinning a set of goth tunes that are dark but upbeat, "for your stomping pleasure."

  • Southern Brewing Company

    Records and Brews. 5 p.m. FREE!

    DJ Osmose

    DJ OSMOSE International touring DJ and Athens resident lays down an all-vinyl set of funk, soul, boogie and more.



  • Akademia Brewing Co.

    11 a.m.–11:59 p.m.

    Paraskevidekatriaphobia Vol. III Beer Release

    The release of the 13% imperial stout will be celebrated with live music and limited edition merch. 


Ending Friday, July 13



  • Summer Food Service

    Free lunches will be served to children at 27 day camps, educational programs and recreation centers around Athens. Check website for participating locations and schedule. Through July 13. 706-425-5354,,