COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Friday, January 17

19 events

Events

  • UGA Tate Student Center

    8 a.m. $25. diverse@uga.edu

    Martin Luther King, Jr. Freedom Breakfast

    (Grand Hall) Recipients of the President's Fulfilling the Dream Award will be recognized. Alumnus Steve C. Jones, a U.S. district judge of the Northern District of Georgia, will deliver the keynote speech.

DJs

  • The Globe

    11 p.m. FREE! 706-353-4721

    Silent Disco

    SILENT DISCO Dance the night away with three channels of music. One of them is a request line!

Kidstuff

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $10 (21+), $12 (18–20). www.caledonialounge.com

    KOZMIC Dubstep and bass music producer from Atlanta.

    XENOTYPE EDM producer creating "alien bass music."

    SHAKES Atlanta-based EDM composer.

    DOPAMINE High-energy electronic artist from Atlanta.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. $10. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    DAN TEDESCO Alternative folk singer-songwriter from Des Moines, IA.

    SHANNON JAE Local traditional folk singer-songwriter.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $15. www.40watt.com

    LOVE TRACTOR Long-running, largely instrumental local post-rock group. See story on p. 10.

    OH-OK Stripped-down pop group that formed in Athens in the early '80s. 

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $5 (adv.), $8 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    TELEMARKET Driving, angular indie-rock band from Athens.

    THE SEDONAS Americana-rock group from Knoxville, TN.

    THE PIERRES Melodic and brainy local alt-rock group.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    BICHOS VIVOS Local band playing forró, accordion and triangle-driven country music from Brazil.

    WONDERLAND RANGERS Local rabble-rouser Timi Conley performs dance-tastic psych-pop with his all-star backing band.

  • Nowhere Bar

    9 p.m. $5. www.facebook.com/NowhereBarAthens

    SUNNY SOUTH BLUES BAND Local band combining a blues and soul spirit with riffy rock and roll.

    BOA Three-piece indie rock band from Louisville, KY.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    5 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

    KRIS ANDERSON Singer-songwriter and guitarist from Atlanta exploring jazz, country, punk and more.

Film

Lectures & Lit

Classes

Art

  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    6–8 p.m. FREE! www.ocaf.com

    Stories They Tell

    Jeffery Callaham paints stories, family traditions and scenes from his youth as told by his grandmother. Through his use of strong colors and his ability to make his characters come to life on canvas, Callaham paints vivid images of life in the South. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.

  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    6–8 p.m. FREE! www.ocaf.com

    Reflection & Refraction: Portals Through Time

    This second annual collaborative exhibition by the Lamar Dodd School of Art and OCAF features artwork from second-year Master of Fine Art candidates of UGA and is curated in part by second-year Master of Arts candidates in the Art History Department.