RACHEL O'NEAL Local solo folk singer-songwriter.
SEAN MCAULEY Rootsy local acoustic singer-songwriter.
THE WYDELLES Local alt-country band fronted by songwriter Bo Bedingfield. Album release show!
DANIEL MARKHAM Lo-fi rock from Denton, TX featuring crunchy guitar riffs and emotionally raw vocals.
THE LANES Long-running, Athens-based power-pop group led by brothers Kevin and Matt Lane.
EUGENE CHADBOURNE Longtime experimental guitarist and composer known for his collaborations with Henry Kaiser, John Zorn and others. See Calendar Pick on p. 12.
RESIDENT ONE Pop-punk group from Atlanta influenced by bands like Alkaline Trio and AFI.
SHOPLIFTER Local punk rock band.
NEW JUNK CITY Four-piece rock band from Atlanta.
MEAN QUEEN Local rock three-piece with a fiery, discordant sound.
ZETA Experimental punk band from Venezuela.
HEX PARTY New local grunge- and sludge-inspired rock trio.
CHI-TOWN TRANSIT AUTHORITY Seven-piece Chicago tribute band.
HIGHER LEVEL HIP HOP SHOWCASE Featuring performances by Clip Art, DJ Nate From Wuxtry and more.
FUNK BROTHERHOOD The local all-star band plays a set dedicated to Prince and The Time.
LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.
SINGING FOR OUR SOLDIERS An afternoon of gospel music featuring Zeke Turner, Keisha Burgess, The Morton Chapel & Oconee Baptist Church Male Choir, The Silver Stars Choir, Marco Hull, Beverly A. Coleman, Godly Kings and more.
THE BREEZE KINGS Blues group based in Atlanta.
MATT FASSAS South Carolina-based singer and guitarist with folk, blues and rock influences.
DONKEY PUNCH The raucous Athens rock band reunites for a special performance.
VINCAS Local downer-punk band featuring snarling guitars and doomy, psychedelic flourishes.
LAZER/WULF Avant-metal trio blending prog, thrash and more for a high-energy live show.
Celebrate Harry's birthday with Potter-style snacks and a movie screening. Costumes welcome. Ages 8 and up.
(Five Points) Natalie Nelson shares her latest book, A Storytelling of Ravens. Includes a craft.
Stop by the children's department to make a craft. Ages 2–11 and their caregivers.
The West Broad Farmers Market & Garden hosts games, performances, food and prizes. Strong, Beautiful, Godly Girls Incorporated and the Athens Land Trust are seeking donations of school supplies.
In addition to college scholarships, the gala will make a donation to students and charity. Enjoy fine dining, poetry and dancing. Music will be provided by Myers Howard.
Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music.
The gala is preceded by a Leadership Development Workshop.
(135 Habersham Dr.) The third year anniversary of the backyard comedy series with an original show, The Flying Squid Spectacular. See Calendar Pick on p. 12.
BOOTY BOYZ DJs Immuzikation, Twin Powers and Z-Dog spin a set of Ibiza tunes.
Learn how to prepare for and defend yourself during an active shooter. Online registration required.
(Williams Farm, 235 Northside Dr.) Athens Land Trust hosts a workshop on Integrated Pest Management.
(215 High School Ave., Monroe) The Brothers Grimm hit the stage with an epic fairytale about wishes, family and the choices we make.
DAV Chapter 2 presents a theatrical gospel tribute dedicated to the men and women who have served.
Artist in Residence Brian Hitselberger will share the body of printmaking work he's been creating this summer using the center's studios. See Art Notes on p. 18.
"Podcasting for Beginners." July 25, 7 p.m. Registration required. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens
Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs. Thursdays, 6 p.m. and Saturdays, 11 a.m. 706-613-3650
Sound meditation on Monday, movement meditation on Tuesday, singing meditation on Wednesday, seeing meditation on Thursday and mindfulness meditation on Friday. July 23–28, 10 a.m. FREE! 706-227-1515