AthFest: Wieuca, Linqua Franqa, Monsoon and More

Georgia Theatre 215 N. Lumpkin St., Athens, GA

AthFest Music & Arts Festival. 9 p.m. (doors). $15 (adv.), $20. www.athfest.com NIÑO BROWN Award-winning hip hop project of musician Cortez Garza. (rooftop, 10 p.m.) ¢LARK ¢OUNTY Rapper blending old school with new to resonate with listeners. (rooftop, 10:20 p.m.) WIEUCA Local four-piece experimental outfit that fuses indie rock, psychedelia and trip hop. (indoors, 10:30 p.m.) MOTORHEAD 2X Local rapper with creative, consistent flows and an energetic stage presence. (rooftop, 11 p.m.) BYV_TRUBB Atlanta-based rapper with local roots blending punk rock and trap. (rooftop, 11:20 p.m.) LINQUA FRANQA Rapper and ACC Commissioner Mariah Parker spits politically charged lyrics over boom-bap beats. (indoors, 11:30 p.m.) ANT DA RIPPER Hip-hop artist from Hull. (rooftop, 12 a.m.) MOLLY TU HOTT Energetic hip-hop artist with dance-worthy flows. (rooftop, 12:20 […]

AthFest: Modern Skirts, Night Palace, Palace Doctor

40 Watt Club 285 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

AthFest Music & Arts Festival. 9 p.m. (doors). $15 (adv.), $20. www.40watt.com MODERN SKIRTS Long-running Brit-pop influenced indie band. (10 p.m.) NIGHT PALACE Dreamy indie-pop ensemble fronted by Avery Draut. (11 p.m.) PALACE DOCTOR  Dynamic local garage-pop trio fronted by guitarist and songwriter Phillip Brantley. (12 a.m.)

Normaltown Sound Machine, Still, Small Voice & the Joyful Noise

Nowhere Bar 240 N. Lumpkin St., Athens, GA

9 p.m. www.facebook.com/NowhereBarAthens NORMALTOWN SOUND MACHINE Featuring members of Ceiling Fan, Salt Flats and Still, Small Voice & the Joyful Noise, NSM’s asymmetrical compositions are bracing yet melodic, drawing inspiration from LCD Soundsystem, Herbie Hancock, ESG and Stereolab. STILL, SMALL VOICE & THE JOYFUL NOISE Long-running local rock band led by songwriter Chip McKenzie.

Maxuma, Angel Barn, Keeps, Null

The Globe 199 N Lumpkin St, Athens

9 p.m. (doors). $10. www.facebook.com/globe.athens MAXUMA Three young guns from Athens trying to cope with reality. ANGEL BARN Lo-fi alt-rock with influences of math rock, shoegaze and grunge. KEEPS Indie rock band from Nashville. NULL Post-punk band from Athens.

AfterFest

Flicker Theatre & Bar 263 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

AfterFest. 10 p.m. FREE! www.flickertheatreandbar.com DANCE NIGHT Wobblehaus and Lady Afrodisiac lead a high-energy dance party.

Chris Henderson, Vinyl Strangers

Bishop Park 705 Sunset Dr., Athens, GA

Athens Farmers Market. 8 a.m.-12 p.m. www.athensfarmersmarket.net CHRIS HENDERSON Country musician. ( 8 a.m.) VINYL STRANGERS Melodic local folk-rock band. (10 a.m.)

A**fest

JOKERJOKER Gallery 145 Vine St, Athens, GA

A**Fest. 12–10 p.m. FREE! www.jokerjokertv.com POWERGLIDE  No info available. (1 p.m.) PRAISEGOD BAREBONE Experimental ambient drone and noise project from Chambersburg, PN. (2 p.m.) TOXIC PATRIARCH Electronic side hustle by multimedia artist Jon Lester. (3 p.m.) DIM WATTS Of Old Smokey and Harry Carey fame, Athens songwriter Jim Willingham’s latest project. (4 p.m.) ADAM GOODWIN Double bassist, composer, improviser and visual artist. (5 p.m.) SPARKLE TRAUMA Local duo utilizing keyboards, drum machines, bass and more. (6 p.m.) UNUS MUNDUS Athens-based psychedelic blues and space-rock act. (7 p.m.) DK Athens-based artist weaving lyrically driven truths together with Lo-fi beats. (8 p.m.) TREXX THE TYRANT Local storytelling hip-hop artist with smooth flows. (9 p.m.) LONELEE Athens-based rapper and singer. (10 p.m.)

AthFest KidsFest Stage

KidsFest Stage Athens, GA

AthFest Music & Arts Festival. FREE! www.athfest.com ALLEGRO Band fronted by music educator Miss Cathy. (10:30 a.m.) CAMP AMPED A performance by a band formed during Nuçi's Space's Camp Amped. (11:30 a.m.) THE CARPENTER ACADEMY OF IRISH DANCE A showcase of traditional Irish dance by students 5–18. (12:30 p.m.) EVERGREEN Cover band consisting of three friends who met during Camp Amped. (1:30 p.m.) STRENGTH DANCE ACADEMY Local dance academy. (2:30 p.m.) MACK2TONE Local hip-hop singer-songwriter. (3:30 p.m.) FULL MOON SCHOOL OF MUSIC Performance by a group of students at the Full Moon School of Music. (4:30 p.m.) OCONEE MUSIC Local music school. (5:30 p.m.)

AthFest Wicked Weed Stage

AthFest Wicked Weed Stage Pulaski Street, Athens, GA

AthFest Music & Arts Festival. FREE! www.athfest.com ZAC CROOK Songwriter blending rock, pop, country and R&B. (12 p.m.) CHECK THE SIGNS A mix of pop, rock and jazz informed by retro sensibilities. (12:50 p.m.) TELEMARKET Driving, angular indie-rock band from Athens. (1:40 p.m.) CANNONANDTHEBOXES Folk-punk project of Cannon Rogers. (2:30 p.m.) SHAMELESS JAMES Local trio blending jammy rock with alternative influences. (3:20 p.m.) BLUNT BANGS Local indie-pop band featuring Black Kids frontman Reggie Youngblood. (4:10 p.m.) KXNG BLANCO Local hip-hop upstart delivering high-energy raps and R&B vibes. (5 p.m.) VINCAS Local downer-punk band featuring snarling guitars and doomy, psychedelic flourishes. (5:50 p.m.) SHEHEHE Local band that draws from old-school punk and arena rock to create a fist-pumping atmosphere. (6:45 p.m.) CASSIE CHANTEL Athens native hip-hop artist […]

AthFest Hull Street Stage

AthFest Hull Street Stage Hull Street, Athens, GA

AthFest Music & Arts Festival. FREE! www.athfest.com REED WINCKLER Atlanta-based acoustic singer-songwriter embracing earnest, droll lyrics and DIY style. (12:30 p.m.) KADILLAK Four-piece rock band fronted by singer Kadi Bortle. (1:20 p.m.) JOCK GANG Atlanta-based group influenced by no wave and art-punk. (2:10 p.m.) MOTHER FORE Prog rock band from Athens. (3 p.m.) ASHES TO OMENS Five-piece local hard rock band. (3:50 p.m.) CAM & HIS DAM JAM BAND Local band blending blues, rock, jazz and psychedelic funk. (4:40 p.m.) TRVY & THE ENEMY High-energy hip-hop artist performing with his jazz-influenced band. (5:30 p.m.) IMMATERIAL POSSESSION Dark psychedelic pop. (6:20 p.m.) WELL KEPT Emo-influenced alt-rock group led by songwriter Tommy Trautwein. (7:15 p.m.) LO TALKER Local psychedelic folk-rock group. (8:20 p.m.) SILENT BLOCK PARTY Live Wire Athens presents a […]

The Highwaymen

Innovation Amphitheater 1005 Austin Rd., Winder, GA

6 p.m. (doors), 7 p.m. (show). $35. www.innovationamphitheatre.com THE HIGHWAYMEN Tribute to the outlaw country artists including Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson.

The Lucky Jones

International Grill & Bar 1155 Mitchell Bridge Rd., Athens, GA

7 p.m. www.facebook.com/IGBAthensGA THE LUCKY JONES Old school rockin', rhythm and blues.

Chris Hampton Band

Boutier Winery & Inn 4506 Hudson River Church Road, Danielsville, GA

8 p.m. $10. www.boutierwinery.com CHRIS HAMPTON BAND Athens-based three-piece band performing classic and modern hits.

Liquid Dynamite

Nowhere Bar 240 N. Lumpkin St., Athens, GA

8:30 p.m. www.facebook.com/NowhereBarAthens LIQUID DYNAMITE Originals and covers spanning from funk-fusion, soul, rock and classic hip-hop.

AthFest: Pip the Pansy, The Orange Constant, Underground Springhouse and More

Georgia Theatre 215 N. Lumpkin St., Athens, GA

AthFest Music & Arts Festival. 9 p.m. (doors). $15 (adv.), $20. www.athfest.com BEAT UP Anarcho-punk band influenced by early punk. (rooftop, 10 p.m.) PIP THE PANSY Ethereal electronic dance music accompanied by flute. (indoors, 10:30 p.m.) HUNGER ANTHEM Local indie power-rock trio. (rooftop, 11 p.m.) ORANGE CONSTANT Athens-based jam band with prog, pop and funk influences. (indoors, 11:30 p.m.) EVERYDAY DOGS Skateboarding, Capri-Sun drinking, surfer-punk rockers of Atlanta. (rooftop, 12 a.m.) UNDERGROUND SPRINGHOUSE Athens-based "hype-chill rock-funk ensemble." (indoors, 12:30 a.m.) FISHBUG Local punk rock band. (rooftop, 1 a.m.)

AthFest: Maserati, Pylon Reenactment Society, The Woggles

40 Watt Club 285 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

AthFest Music & Arts Festival. 9 p.m. (doors). $15 (adv.), $20. www.athfest.com THE WOGGLES Legendary garage-flavored rock and roll band from Atlanta. (10 p.m.) PYLON REENACTMENT SOCIETY Vanessa Briscoe Hay and an all-star cast of locals play the music of Pylon, plus new originals. (11 p.m.) MASERATI Athens band that blends explosive dynamics with post-rock, space rock and psychedelic influences. (12 a.m.)

Keep Athens Nasty Metal Night

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

Keep Athens Nasty. 9 p.m. $10. www.hendershotsathens.com CLAVUS Set of fraternal triplets on a mission from god. (10 p.m.) MULTIPLE MIGGS Local thrash band. (10:30 p.m.) WEAPONIZED FLESH Local thrash metal band. (11 p.m.) FERAL JOY Punky rock band with emo undertones "like chasing a Red Bull with a pint of Jim Beam." (11:30 p.m.) PERVERT New metal-punk band featuring members of Shade, Fart Jar and Bleachy Asshole. (12 a.m.)

Half Acid, Okey, Testing Reflex, DJ Craig

The Globe 199 N Lumpkin St, Athens

9 p.m. (doors). $10. www.facebook.com/globe.athens HALF ACID Greg O'Connell uses synths and other unconventional instruments to create a psychedelic stew. OKEY No info available. TESTING REFLEX Local experimental pop duo consisting of Kayt Regan and Jax Bucher. DJ CRAIG Italian disco DJ.

Sacred Bull, The Sundering Seas, Strawberry Reproduction

Ciné Athens, GA

10 p.m. $10. www.athenscine.com SACRED BULL Heavy, cathartic metal band. THE SUNDERING SEAS Atmospheric and crushing sound that's equal parts death, black and doom metal. STRAWBERRY REPRODUCTION Athens-based tech-metal group.

AfterFest

Flicker Theatre & Bar 263 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

AfterFest. 10 p.m. FREE! www.flickertheatreandbar.com DAVID BARBE Local luminary and studio engineer performs solo and with various special guests. REGGIE YOUNGBLOOD Front man of Black Kids and Blunt Bangs performs a DJ set.

Gospel Brunch

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

AthFest Music & Arts Festival. FREE! www.hendershotsathens.com ANSLEY STEWART Gospel and soul singer as well as one half of Night Fever. (11:30 a.m.) MARCO HULL Talented vocalist with a long list of achievements. (12:30 p.m.) SHARMAR STEVENS Gospel singer and member of the Anointed Believers. (1:30 p.m.)

A**Fest

JOKERJOKER Gallery 145 Vine St, Athens, GA

A**Fest. 12–8 p.m. FREE! www.jokerjokertv.com BEAT UP Anarcho-punk band influenced by early punk. (12 p.m.) SMOGGO The alias of Athens-based artist Jay Domingo, who incorporates video, performance art art into short noise-based improvisations. (1 p.m.) BAD STRAPLES No info available. (3 p.m.) VITAMIN STROPHE Fuzzy bedroom noise from Augusta. (4 p.m.) GA POWER No info available. (5 p.m.) IHLYATT Local composer playing dark ambient soundscapes. (6 p.m.) BACKYARD JUNGLE No info available. (7 p.m.) SPACE BROTHER Electronic- and hip-hop-influenced sounds from local musician Donald Whitehead. (8 p.m.)

AthFest KidsFest Stage

KidsFest Stage Athens, GA

AthFest Music & Arts Festival. FREE! www.ahtfest.com MERRY SUNSHINE BAND Athenian ukulele band. (12:30 p.m.) LIKE TOTALLY! Theatrical "kindie rock" band from Athens. (1:30 p.m.) NAMARI DANCE Dance troupe. (2:30 p.m.) JESSICA IT'S ALL GOOD Atlanta-based comedian with clean and positive material. (3:30 p.m.) HEART MUSIC Music program centered on accessibility. (4:30 p.m.)

AthFest Wicked Weed Stage

AthFest Wicked Weed Stage Pulaski Street, Athens, GA

AthFest Music & Arts Festival. FREE! www.athfest.com BICHOS VIVOS Local band playing forró accordion and triangle-driven country music from Brazil. (12:30 p.m.) SARAH ZÚÑIGA Talented local singer-songwriter with a sweet, strong voice. (1:20 p.m.) TY MANNING & THE SLAWDOG BISCUITS Local band described as "Ronnie Milsap meets Tom Petty." (2:10 p.m.) LARRY'S HOMEWORK Local acoustic duo specializing in rock and Americana covers. (3:05 p.m.) ISHUES Legendary local underground hip-hop artist. (4 p.m.) QUIET HOUNDS Local long-running indie pop quartet. (4:55 p.m.) RICK FOWLER BAND Original, guitar-driven local blues-rock group. (6 p.m.) KEVN KINNEY ELECTRIC BAND The Drivin N Cryin frontman's solo band. (7:10 p.m.)

AthFest Hull Street Stage

AthFest Hull Street Stage Hull Street, Athens, GA

AthFest Music & Arts Festival. FREE! www.athfest.com BETO CACAO Athens-based activist and Latinx folk musician who plays songs about the plight of the undocumented immigrant. (1 p.m.) ANNIE LEETH Local experimental violinist and multi-instrumentalist composer. (1:50 p.m.) HUNTER MORRIS & BLUE BLOOD Melodic local psychedelic pop project. (2:40 p.m.) DUDDY KEN Legendary local rapper. (3:30 p.m.) THE ARCS Long-running local rock four-piece with power-pop influences. (4:25 p.m.) THE HOWDIES Rockabilly and outlaw country fronted by AC Darnell. (5:20 p.m.) WONDERLAND RANGERS Local rabble-rouser Timi Conley performs dance-tastic psych-pop with his all-star backing band. (6:30 p.m.)    

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Live Jazz

Creature Comforts Brewery 271 W Hancock Ave, Athens, Georgia

3–5 p.m. www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com LIVE JAZZ Every Sunday afternoon.

Electric Church

Boutier Winery & Inn 4506 Hudson River Church Road, Danielsville, GA

Wine Down Sunday. 3–5 p.m. $5 suggested donation. www.boutierwinery.com ELECTRIC CHURCH Christian and Southern gospel.

Mark Williams

No. 3 Railroad Street #3 Railroad St., Arnoldsville, GA

6 p.m. Donations encouraged. www.3railraod.org MARK WILLIAMS Arnoldsville-based singer-songwriter who performed with Vic Chesnutt and Todd McBride in The La-Di-Das in the mid-80s. Tonight is the album release party for Working Folks.

Klark Sound, Calico Vision, Canary Affair

The Globe 199 N Lumpkin St, Athens

8 p.m. (doors). $10. www.facebook.com/globe.athens KLARK SOUND Atlanta-based guitarist and composer. CALICO VISION Athens-based melodic psychedelic pop group. CANARY AFFAIR Local groove pop.

T. Hardy Morris, The Howdies

The World Famous 351 N Hull St., Athens, GA

10 p.m. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens T. HARDY MORRIS Local singer-songwriter and guitarist plays twangy, reflective folk-rock. THE HOWDIES Rockabilly and outlaw country fronted by AC Darnell.

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Funky Bluester

Southern Brewing Co., Monroe 123 N. Lumpkin St., Athens, GA

7 p.m. www.sobrewco.com FUNKY BLUESTER Blues outfit inspired by traditional Chicago and Texas styles.

Exit Row, Orange Doors

Flicker Theatre & Bar 263 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

8 p.m. (doors). $7. www.flickertheatreandbar.com EXIT ROW Guitar-driven pop band with members of Eagle Scout, Needle Teeth and Nuclear Tourism. ORANGE DOORS Dark psych band from Charleston, SC.

Rebecca Sunshine Band

Oconee County Library 1080 Experiment Station Rd., Watkinsville, GA

10:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee REBECCA SUNSHINE BAND Kid-friendly music by Rebecca and her friends.

String Theory

Creature Comforts Brewery 271 W Hancock Ave, Athens, Georgia

Athens Farmers Market. 6 p.m. www.athensfarmersmarket.net STRING THEORY Local group playing old-time bluegrass and Americana.

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Jazz Night

Porterhouse Grill 459 E Broad St, Athens

6–9 p.m. www.porterhouseathens.com/jazz JAZZ NIGHT Enjoy standards, improv and originals by a live jazz trio every Wednesday night over dinner.

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New Faces Night

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

8 p.m. www.hendershotsathens.com NEW FACES NIGHT Discover new Athens musical talent. Hosted by Lizzy Farrell.

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Dr. Fred’s Karaoke

Flicker Theatre & Bar 263 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

9 p.m. FREE! www.flickertheatreandbar.com DR. FRED'S KARAOKE Featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more.

Pride Karaoke Night

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens, GA

6-10 p.m. FREE! www.sobrewco.com PRIDE KARAOKE NIGHT Celebrate Pride Month with a percentage night for Athens Pride & Queer Collective.

Big Band Athens

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

8 p.m. $10. www.hendershotsathens.com BIG BAND ATHENS 18-member community band committed to bringing live music in the Big Band era style to the Athens area.

Nuclear Tourism, Gus Glasser, TRVY, Tyler Davis, Nostranders

Flicker Theatre & Bar 263 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

8 p.m. (doors). $12. www.flickertheatreandbar.com NUCLEAR TOURISM Local band playing surf-punk originals. GUS GLASSER Atlanta-based "soul pop" artist. TRVY High-energy hip-hop artist. TYL3R DAVIS Alternative hip-hop performer based in Atlanta. NOSTRANDERS Post indie band from New York.

Bad Cameo

Georgia Theatre 215 N. Lumpkin St., Athens, GA

8 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com BAD CAMEO Indie funk fusion band with an eclectic stage persona.

Wade Newbury

International Grill & Bar 1155 Mitchell Bridge Rd., Athens, GA

7 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/IGBAthensGA WADE NEWBURY Singer, guitarist and drummer who performs with several bands including Tangents, Norma Rae and The Rebecca Sunshine Band.

Dead Letter Office

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens, GA

7 p.m. (doors), 8 p.m. (show). $10 (adv.), $15. www.facebook.com/AubreyEntertainmentAthensGA DEAD LETTER OFFICE New York-based R.E.M. tribute band dedicated to faithfully reproducing the energy of the original act.

Wade Newbury

International Grill & Bar 1155 Mitchell Bridge Rd., Athens, GA

7 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/IGBAthensGA WADE NEWBURY Singer, guitarist and drummer who performs with several bands including Tangents, Norma Rae and The Rebecca Sunshine Band.

Sloan Brothers LP Listening Party

40 Watt Club 285 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

8 p.m. (doors), 8:30 p.m. (show). FREE! www.40watt.com SLOAN BROTHERS LP LISTENING PARTY Listen to the new album System Update in its entirety. Musicians who guest appear throughout the album will perform. HAYRIDE  Long-running local three-piece rock band led by guitarist Kevin Sweeney. JAY GONZALES Drive-By Truckers member and formidable solo performer. ROBERT SCHNEIDER Member of Apples in Stereo performing solo.

Scarlet Stitch

International Grill & Bar 1155 Mitchell Bridge Rd., Athens, GA

7 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/IGBAthensGA SCARLET STITCH Straight-up rock and roll band from Athens.

Jim Cook

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens, GA

6 p.m. FREE! www.sobrewco.com JIM COOK Local solo performer playing acoustic blues, classic rock and Americana.

Fester Hagood’s Mojo Confessional Songwriter Showcase

No. 3 Railroad Street #3 Railroad St., Arnoldsville, GA

6 p.m. Donations encouraged. www.3railroad.org FESTER HAGOOD'S MOJO CONFESSIONAL SONGWRITER SHOWCASE A monthly showcase in tribute to songwriter Mark Wilmot. Every second Sunday of the month.