Wednesday, September 12

25 events

Live Music

  • Blind Pig Tavern

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-850-4919 (College Station Road location)

    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).

    WANDERWILD Intricate, intimate local indie-rock project led by songwriter Matt Martin. 

    AYO RIVER Atlanta-based indie-pop band.

    ST. LADRO New solo project from former Son & Thief frontman Shane Toriscelli.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    Athens Farmers Market. 5 p.m. FREE!

    RANDOM ACTS Local acoustic band playing rock, pop, country and more.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m.

    SWAMP RABBIT RAILROAD Folk-revival band from North Carolina.

    CAREY MURDOCK Americana singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. $15 (adv.), $18 (door).

    ZOSO One of the longest-tenured Led Zeppelin tribute bands returns to Athens.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6 p.m. FREE!

    ROYAL JOHNSON Funky, bluesy rock band from Macon.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10 p.m. $5.

    TWEN Nashville-based psych-rock group.

    LAMBDA CELSIUS Local experimental electronic performer.

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. FREE!

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

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m.

    JEFF KUJAN Atlanta-based singer-songwriter.

    LIARS Local singer-songwriter (not to be confused with the popular post-punk band of the same name).

    HARLOT PARTY Local rock group featuring intertwining guitar riffs and haunting, emotive vocals.

    HERE BE MONSTERS Solo local folk-punk outfit.

    SOCIAL CIRCLE Athens-based soft-psych-pop project.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

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

    REVEREND TRIBBLE AND THE DEACONS Good old-fashioned rock and roll with a sprinkle of good-humored irreverance.

  • 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.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    5 p.m. FREE!

    STEFAN CLARKIN Singer-songwriter on tour from Scotland.



  • UGA Performing Arts Center

    7:30 p.m. $35.

    The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

    The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center presents a program with Mozart, Bolcom and Dvorák.


Karaoke & Open Mic

  • Boar's Head Lounge

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

    Open Mic Night

    OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided!


  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–7 p.m. FREE!

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by White Rabbit Collective.


  • Ciné

    FREE! (Reserve tickets).

    The Unafraid

    The documentary explores what it means to grow up American and undocumented. A panel discussion with two featured characters, Also and Alejandro, will follow. Donations to U-Lead Athens Scholarship Fund are encouraged.