LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.
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.
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.
WHITE RABBIT COLLECTIVE Local ensemble with influences ranging from Tuvan folk songs to psychedelic rock anthems to jazz-funk grooves.
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.
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 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.
THE MATT BRANTLEY BAND Country-rock four-piece from Gordon.
WHISKEY MYERS Country-inspired Southern rock band from Tyler, TX.
C2 & THE BROTHERS REED Southern rock outfit from Lexington, KY.
THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Local swing and hot jazz ensemble playing music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s.
ALMONDMILF New local project featuring synth, violin and vocals.
DUSK & DAWN No info available.
LOECO Athens-based neoclassical post-rock band.
MORNING TELEPORTATION Energetic psych-rock band from Bowling Green, KY.
DESERT NOISES Melodic indie-rock band from Provo, UT.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.
PAPA VAY LANDERS Songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from Knoxville, TN.
The Athens Area Arts Council presents a lecture by Rebecca Wood of R. Wood Studio.
Every Wednesday. Prizes and house cash.
Dirty South Trivia offers house cash prizes.
Gather a team and compete.
(2440 W. Broad St.) Compete for prizes.
Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Wednesday.
Stories, songs and crafts for preschool-aged children and their caregivers.
Attendees will share books, songs, puppets and rhymes. Ages 1.5–5.
OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided!
GIS Day demonstrates how geographic information system technology can visualize, analyze and interpret data in teaching, research and outreach.
Employees from 5 Points Bottle Shop pair five wines with snacks.
Watch Drive Angry (2011).
See stand-ups from Athens and Atlanta.
Find out ways to reduce your waste. Free coffee.
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. www.accgov.com/mlkday