Wednesday, November 14

29 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).

    WALTZ Athens-based heavy-rock band.

    LUNG Cincinatti-based rock duo featuring cello and drums.

    NONCOMPLIANT "Riot-grunge" band from Lexington, KY.

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

  • The Classic Center

    7:30 p.m. $44.75–64.75.

    KRIS KRISTOFFERSON & THE STRANGERS Legendary outlaw country singer-songwriter known for hits like "Me and Bobby McGee" and "Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down." See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    Athens Farmers Market. 5 p.m. FREE!

    WHITE RABBIT COLLECTIVE Local ensemble with influences ranging from Tuvan folk songs to psychedelic rock anthems to jazz-funk grooves.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m.

    THE GRAND OLE UPROAR Eclectic Americana group from Greensboro, NC.

    BIRDS FLY SOUTH High-energy local folk and Americana group.

    ALEX CULBRETH Edgy alt-country singer-songwriter from Virginia.

  • 40 Watt Club

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

    TALL HEIGHTS Boston-based pop-forward electrofolk duo.

    FRANCES CONE Melodic indie-pop group from Nashville, TN.

    OLD SEA BRIGADE Atlanta-based indie-folk band.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $6.

    THE VOLTURES Local teenage new wave and power-pop band. Album release show! See story on p. 14.

    BOX OF RAWKS Five-piece blues band from Madison.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6:30 p.m. FREE!

    THE MATT BRANTLEY BAND Country-rock four-piece from Gordon. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. SOLD OUT.

    WHISKEY MYERS Country-inspired Southern rock band from Tyler, TX. 

    C2 & THE BROTHERS REED Southern rock outfit from Lexington, KY.

  • 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. 706-546-5609

    ALMONDMILF New local project featuring synth, violin and vocals.

    DUSK & DAWN No info available.

    LOECO Athens-based neoclassical post-rock band.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    MORNING TELEPORTATION Energetic psych-rock band from Bowling Green, KY.

    DESERT NOISES Melodic indie-rock band from Provo, UT.

  • 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!

    PAPA VAY LANDERS Songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from Knoxville, TN.



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.


  • UGA Main Library

    10 a.m.–2 p.m. FREE!

    GIS Day at UGA

    GIS Day demonstrates how geographic information system technology can visualize, analyze and interpret data in teaching, research and outreach. 

  • The Pine

    5:30 p.m. $15.

    3rd Wednesday Wine Tasting

    Employees from 5 Points Bottle Shop pair five wines with snacks.




Help Out

  • Athens, GA

    MLK Day of Service

    The MLK Day of Service Steering Committee is seeking sponsorships and project sites to make it "A Day On and Not a Day Off." Non-profit organizations and government agencies can submit applications to host a volunteer project online by Nov. 28.