COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Friday, May 26

14 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    SPACE DUNGEON This local collective features a dollop of hip hop, a pinch of space and a sprinkle of jazz. 

    FAT NEPTUNE Up-and-coming Athens psych-rock four-piece.

    MADAM WEST Indie-rock quartet from Brooklyn, NY.

    KILROY KOBRA Jammy, Atlanta-based art-rock group.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    CALEB DARNELL Guitarist and member of The Darnell Boys plays a set of solo Americana.

    BRANDON TAJ HANICK Solo performance from the Future Lives/King of Prussia singer-songwriter.

    REAP Speedy, aggressive local punk rock group.

    FART JAR Local experimental heavy-rock project.

    TREES BIIEN New alias of local performer Ash Rickli.

    MULTIPLE MIGGS No info available.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    ANCIENT WHALES Fuzz-rock band led by songwriter and vocalist Enoch Bledsoe.

    SUBSCRIBER Local psych-pop project of songwriter Jeff Webber.

    VACATIONS Gritty local surf-rock group.

    FORBIDDEN WAVES Surfy local garage-rock combo.

    TOM VISIONS BAND Post-mystical, electronic, psychedelic music from Visions and his group.

    NATE & THE NIGHTMARES Garage-rock act fronted by Nate Mitchell and featuring members of Free Associates and Mother the Car.

    BLUE BODIES New local punk band.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $7 (adv.), $10 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE ORIGINAL SPLITZ BAND This band's wide range encompasses classic Motown, funk, disco and both old-school and contemporary R&B.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    BEN PROVENCIAL Blues and psych-influenced guitarist and songwriter from Decatur.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $10 (adv.), $12 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    LITTLE TYBEE Atlanta-based band drawing from jazz, Tropicalia and Motown to color its indie-folk pop ballads.

    CICADA RHYTHM Acoustic guitar and upright bass duo playing bluegrass-tinged indie-folk with paired vocal harmonies.

    KENOSHA KID Local group centered around the improv jazz compositions of guitarist Dan Nettles and featuring bassist Robby Handley and drummer Marlon Patton.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    HOLLIS BROWN Rock and roll band from Queens, NY.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    VIC VARNEY Local legend Varney (The Method Actors) performs solo and teams up with percussionist Tony Oscar for two different sets.

    DON CHAMBERS This longtime local favorite delves into pastoral folk and experimental rock with equal passion.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE! www.highwirelounge.com

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • Little Kings Shuffle Club

    9 p.m. www.facebook.com/lkshuffleclub

    WIEUCA Local band playing cheeky, guitar-driven indie rock.

    KWAZYMOTO Noisy local punk- and and math-influenced rock trio.

    RICCI Atlanta-based indie-rock band.

    JAVAE Psychedelic, introspective local rapper.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    SUMILAN Technically proficient musicians playing progressive jam rock.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. Every Friday!

  • Saucehouse Barbeque

    7 p.m. FREE! www.saucehouse.com

    LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot performs tasty sets of funky Southern folk rock 'n' roll.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    4:30 p.m. www.terrapinbeer.com

    JOHN DUNCAN No info available.

Saturday, May 27

14 events

Live Music

  • Bishop Park

    Athens Farmers Market. 8 a.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    MARY SIGALAS, JOHN PRECHTEL & DICK DANIELS Three JazzAthensGA performers team up for a set. (8 a.m.)

    JEREMY RAJ TRIO Local jazz pianist Raj performs with his talented band. (10 a.m.)

  • Boar's Head Lounge

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

    D-KAPS AND S-WORDS Damian Kapcala and Clint Swords team up for a night of music.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    NEW MANTRA Local hard rock group, formerly known as The Athens Band.

    THE TWOTAKES Atlanta-based alt-rock group.

    DOC HOLIDAY Southern rock band from Macon. 

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    1 p.m. www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    OUTERSEA Athens-based psychedelic surf-rock five-piece.

    TOM VISIONS Post-mystical, electronic, psychedelic music.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $13. www.40watt.com

    THE MUSIC TAPES Elephant 6 stalwart Julian Koster and his whimsical, esoteric outfit perform "the Orbiting Human Circus." See story on p. 15.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    MONDAY'S ALIBI Local band specializing in '70s and '80s rock and roll.

  • Front Porch Book Store

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-742-7735

    NORMA RAE This local four-piece plays soulful, distinctively Southern Americana.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    STONI TAYLOR Guitarist of Atlanta-based Stoni Taylor & the Miles of Stones plays a solo set of soul-inspired rock.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    MIDNIGHT BOI Alias of local musician Eli Rickli, playing "pseudo-Satanic hip hop."

    CLIP ART No info available.

    DJ MAHOGANY Popular local DJ spins freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE! www.highwirelounge.com

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • Iron Factory

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    ORQUESTA MACUBA Atlanta-based Cuban salsa duo backed by a 13-piece orchestra.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    CLASSIC CITY SOUL STEW Famous for a Motown and R&B sound, this group offers soulful R&B.

  • Southern Brewing Company

    6 p.m. www.sobrewco.com

    THE FLAMETHROWERS Athens-based surf-rock band.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    4:30 p.m. www.terrapinbeer.com

    JUST JAY One-man acoustic cover band.

Sunday, May 28

4 events

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-355-7087

    THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local band. Every Sunday!

  • Iron Factory

    9:30 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    KATIE COLLINS Singer-songwriter playing classical piano with a melodic twist.

  • Memorial Park

    1 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3580

    PICKLED HOLLER Local "folk-grass" collective performs for the inaugural Zoograss concert at Bear Hollow Zoo.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    1:30 p.m. www.terrapinbeer.com

    SOMEBODY'S CHILD Acoustic folk duo from North Carolina.

Monday, May 29

2 events

Live Music

  • Memorial Park

    12 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3580

    CAROLINE AIKEN AND CATCH A C.A.B. Guitarist and singer Aiken's bluesy voice and masterful technique guarantee a hypnotic performance.

    KATE MORRISSEY Known for her velvet voice, Morrissey's songwriting is literate and sincere, and her shows come with an offbeat sense of humor.

    KIP JONES Local songwriter playing all your favorite covers and some of his own tunes.

  • The World Famous

    10 p.m. $3. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    EXPERIMENTAL MONDAYS Featuring performances by Faun and a Pan Flute, Ezra Buchla, Sister Sai, Cosmic Trigger and Material World.

Tuesday, May 30

6 events

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    Terrapin Tuesday. 7 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    PULLIN' STRINGS Bluegrass band playing a mix of originals and covers from the likes of The Grateful Dead and Bob Dylan.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 11 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    BLUE BLOOD Melodic psych-pop project fronted by songwriter Hunter Morris.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. SOLD OUT. www.georgiatheatre.com

    BEACH HOUSE Indie dream-pop band based in Baltimore, with deep bass lines, floating synths and wistful vocals.

    LOUIE LOUIE Bubble funk/psych pop band from Indianappolis, IN. 

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    TOM VISIONS BAND Post-mystical, electronic, psychedelic music from Visions and his group.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    DJ WHOM Local DJ playing a mix of hip hop, '90s and 2000s music.

  • The World Famous

    10 p.m. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    EVIL ENGLISH Dark, goth-flavored indie rock band from Durham, NC.

    IMMATERIAL POSSESSION New, Atlanta-based duo.

    DELICIOUS LUNCHESS New local project.

Wednesday, May 31

10 events

Live Music

  • College Square

    12 p.m. FREE! www.downtownathensga.com

    CORTEZ GARZA Local singer-songwriter pushes the envelope with his unique blend of Americana.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    Athens Farmers Market. 5 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    MARIMBA TIM Local marimbist and vibraphonist performs. 

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    REPENT AT LEISURE Celtic pub band playing "Irish rock," including traditional, punk, modern and original Celtic music.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    JAY GONZALEZ Drive-By Truckers' keyboardist plays your favorite yacht rock, singer-songwriter, power-pop, British Invasion, originals and TV theme songs.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    GREAT PEACOCK Nashville musicians Andrew Nelson and Blount Floyd play Southern-tinged indie folk.

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. www.facebook.com/athenswordofmouth

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

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    ADRON The strong, fluttering voice of Atlanta's Adrienne McCann meanders through her blend of mellow Tropicalia and low-key jazz.

    FANTASY GUYS "Tropical dream-pop" three-piece from Atlanta.

    HAUNTED SHED Local band featuring members of Kenosha Kid, Moths and The Glands.

  • Iron Factory

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    BLUES JAM Hosted by Jesse Mariah. Bring your voice and instruments.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

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

    PULLIN' STRINGS Bluegrass band playing a mix of originals and covers from the likes of The Grateful Dead and Bob Dylan.

  • 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.

Thursday, June 1

7 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    8:30 p.m. $10 (21+), $12 (18-21). www.caledonialounge.com

    MINDMAZE Progressive metal band from Allentown, PA. 

    PALADIN Power/thrash-metal band from Atlanta.

    JET ENGINE DRAGONS Local band playing a blend of shoegaze, progressive rock and technical metal.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    TEDO STONE Rootsy, Atlanta-based singer-songwriter.

    PALACE DOCTOR Dynamic rock trio fronted by former Modern Skirts bassist Phillip Brantley.

    JAY GULLEY The former Modern Skirts frontman performs a set of solo songs.

    DREW BESKIN Local power-pop singer-songwriter known for fronting the bands Purses and The District Attorneys. 

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    OLDE WORLD MONKEYS Local Southern rock four-piece.

    THE GOOD LOOKS Young band playing a custom blend of rock, blues, funk, punk and alternative.

    THE MERCURY ARCS Heavy garage-rock band from Asheville, NC.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $7 (adv.), $10 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    CORDOVAS Americana-influenced rock and roll group from Nashville.

    RADIO BIRDS Bluesy, Americana-leaning rock band from Atlanta.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $15-$25. www.georgiatheatre.com

    PERPETUAL GROOVE This local group has long stirred crowds into a frenzy with its exciting jams and spirited cover tunes.

    FUNK YOU Augusta band playing funky, high energy, get-your-dancing-shoes-on jams.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 5 p.m. $10. www.georgiatheatre.com

    PERPETUAL GROOVE The long-running jam-rock group plays a special rooftop acoustic set.

  • The Office Lounge

    8:30 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. TRIBBLE AND THE DANCING MAGNOLIAS Local group led by Athens rock fixture Rev. Conner Mack Tribble.

Friday, June 2

11 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. 706-369-3040

    JULIE HOLMES BAND Local singer-songwriter/multi-instrumentalist who specializes in acoustic jams. 

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9:30 p.m. $7 (21+), $9 (18–20). www.caledonialounge.com

    DOUBLE FERRARI This local band plays virtuosic, riff-laden, instrumental rock.

    THE POWDER ROOM Local sludgy noise-rock trio.

    TORO Atlanta-based heavy rock group fronted by guitarist Zack Hembree.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. $5. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    MAGNA CUM LORD Post-punk/psych-rock band featuring Thom Strickland, Larry Choskey and Nate Mitchell.

    PINE TAR RAGE Rock group from Seneca, SC.

    KITH & KIN Newly formed Athens-based folk-rock band.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    CRESTON MAXEY BAND Group from Winder playing a mix of country and Southern rock.

    COAL MOUNTAIN BAND Southern rock band from Dahlonega.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $25 (adv.), $35 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    FLUX PAVILION Producer and DJ Joshua Steele plays a distinct brand of EDM.

    DIESELBOY Drum-and-bass producer from Brooklyn.

    JAYKODE Los Angeles musician blending bass music with elements of classical.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    CRUNCHY Athens-based "doom-dance" duo featuring Phelan LaVelle and Kathleen Duffield.

    FART JAR Local experimental heavy-rock project.

    DJ MAHOGANY Popular local DJ spins freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE! www.highwirelounge.com

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • Iron Factory

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    LILY HERNE Local group playing indie rock infused with psychedelic and folk influences.

    CRITICAL REPLAY Athens-based progressive rock trio.

    HEADFONE JUNKY Playing a pop-groove dance set, both arranged and improvised.

  • Iron Factory

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    MICHAEL POTTER Experimental guitar work from a member of The Electric Nature.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. Every Friday!

  • Saucehouse Barbeque

    7 p.m. FREE! www.saucehouse.com

    J. KYLE Playing country classics and originals.

Saturday, June 3

11 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9:30 p.m. $5 (21+), $$7 (18-21). www.caledonialounge.com

    OLDE WORLD MONKEYS Local Southern rock four-piece.

    THE GOOD LOOKS Young band playing a custom blend of rock, blues, funk, punk and alternative.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    1 p.m. www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    DIABLO SANDWICH & THE DR. PEPPERS Local rock band featuring Bo Hembree, Adam Poulin and Scotty Nicholson.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    BURSTERS New local lo-fi punk band.

    BRUISED EGO Hardcore/powerviolence group from Baltimore.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    ATHENS FACE/OFF A social and sonic experiment, Athens Face/Off is a project in which 60 local musicians are randomly assigned into trios and spend one month preparing an original set of material with their new bandmates. 

  • Front Porch Book Store

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-742-7735

    NORTH GEORGIA BLUEGRASS BAND Local roots-music outfit led by longtime musical partners Chris White and Larry Saye.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE HERNIES Local riff-heavy rock band displaying influences from classic to indie rock.

    DEEP STATE Local band led by songwriter Taylor Chmura, playing driving, punky, melodic guitar-rock.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. $25 (adv.), $30 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    YELLOW DIAMOND RECORDS SHOWCASE Featuring performances from signees of this label, whose goal is to "change the Hmong music industry with modern approaches while maintaining our originality and remaining true to our roots."

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. FREE! 706-546-5609

    KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic John "Dr. Fred" Bowers and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE! www.highwirelounge.com

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • Iron Factory

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    BLANKS AND POSTAGE Athens-based alt-rock band.

    IN HOUSE DRIVE BY Local Rage Against the Machine tribute group.

    LOYAL & ELITE THA SHOWSTOPPA Two skilled local MCs team up.

  • The World Famous

    12 a.m. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    SHADOWGRAPHS Psych-rock band from Charlotte, NC.

    DREAM CULTURE Jammy local psychedelic rock group.

Sunday, June 4

4 events

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-355-7087

    THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local band. Every Sunday!

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. $12 (adv.), $15 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE SEGAR JAZZ AFFAIR WXAG radio DJ Dwain Segar curates a night of smooth jazz, featuring J. Henry Jazz.

  • Iron Factory

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    EMILEIGH IRELAND Local singer-songwriter and experimental performer.

    THE INCREDIBLE AXIOMATICS Original takes on jazz standards mixed with high-energy fusion and rock classics.

  • The World Famous

    9 p.m. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    MEDIA JEWELER Frantic, melodic post-pop group from California.

    EINSCHLAGEN Local band influenced by dream-pop and post-punk.

Monday, June 5

2 events

Live Music

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    CHARLEY CROCKETT Country artist based in San Benito, TX playing music influenced by the Deep South. 

    AUSTIN DARNELL Local blues singer-songwriter and Darnell Boys member plays a solo set.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    MR. E New band from local musician Ethan Lapaquette.

    BILLBOARD BAGGINS New local experimental project.

Tuesday, June 6

2 events

Live Music

Wednesday, June 7

5 events

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    HELLO KITTY KAT Solo sounds from local singer-songwriter Jimmy Taylor.

    JACKSON GAFFORD No info available.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9 p.m. $5. www.georgiatheatre.com

    HAPPYNESS Indie band from London influenced by classic American pop and alt-rock.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    JAY GONZALEZ Drive-By Truckers' keyboardist plays your favorite yacht rock, singer-songwriter, power-pop, British Invasion, originals and TV theme songs.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

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

    SALLY AND THE SIX GRAND Old-time rock band.

  • 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.

Thursday, June 8

5 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    8:30 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    HARLOT PARTY Local folk-rock duo featuring intertwining guitar riffs and haunting, emotive vocals.

    WHAT MOON THINGS Indie rock band from New York influenced by groups like Modest Mouse and The Cure.

    PECAS Brooklyn indie band with a deep, dreamy sound. 

    WF ADDAMS New local indie rock band featuring members of Juna and Malevich. 

    SALINE Local four-piece "shoegrease" band with hints of post-punk and fuzz-rock.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    WHITE RABBIT COLLECTIVE Open ensemble featuring local musicians and artists, curated by Nick Bradfield.

    SPACE DUNGEON This local collective features a dollop of hip hop, a pinch of space and a sprinkle of jazz. 

    COUCHLOCKED Local psychedelic/progressive folk duo.

    LUCKY KITTY New local dream-pop band.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $8 (adv.), $10 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    ZYDEFUNK Funky, Latin- and Cajun-inspired Louisiana group featuring bassist and bandleader Charlie Wooten.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    FAT SUN Four-piece garage-psych act from Hollywood, FL.

  • The Office Lounge

    8:30 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. TRIBBLE AND THE DANCING MAGNOLIAS Local group led by Athens rock fixture Rev. Conner Mack Tribble.

Friday, June 9

8 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    THE VG MINUS '70s-styled power-pop/punk band from Athens.

    THE GRAWKS Local rock band that sounds like "Bazooka Joe bubble gum laced with shrapnel."

    BISHOPS Hooky alt-rock group from West Virginia.

    FORBIDDEN WAVES Surfy local garage-rock combo.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    NOSEEUM Local psych- and shoegaze-inspired four-piece.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $10 (adv.), $12 (door). www.40watt.com

    DRESSY BESSY Indie rock band from Denver associated with the Elephant 6 collective.

    THE SPLIT SQUAD New York-based rock band featuring members of the Plimsouls and the Baseball Project.

    EUREKA CALIFORNIA Melodic, rough-edged, blown-out local garage-rock duo.

  • The Foundry

    8:30 p.m. $5 (adv.), $7 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    DANGFLY Local, all-star melodic rock band led by songwriter and guitarist Adam Payne.

    TY MANNING & FRIENDS Bearfoot Hookers guitarist collaborates with a group of local musicians.

    BETSY FRANCK Soulful, brassy Southern rock and country songs rooted in tradition, but with a modern sensibility.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $10 (adv.), $12 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    DANIEL LEE BAND Local Southern rock/country outfit.

    CHARLIE FARLEY Self-described as "a country boy with a passion for rapping about what I do. Whether that makes me unique or not is up to you."

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. $25. www.georgiatheatre.com

    DAVID J Founding member of Bauhaus and Love & Rockets performs an intimate solo set. 

    THE HOT PLACE Psychedelic post-punk band from Atlanta.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE! www.highwirelounge.com

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. Every Friday!

Saturday, June 10

5 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    ART CONTEST Local math-rock duo with propulsive rhythms and intricate melodies. Album release show!

    NIHILIST CHEERLEADER Local up-and-comers play energetic, lo-fi punk rock.

    FUISTE Experimental garage-rock with driving guitars.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    ANDREW WEATHERS Experimental/improvisational guitarist based in Texas.

    JACOB SUNDERLIN Local musician who incorporates elements of noise, folk, ambient and drone.

    AURAL OCEANS No info available.

    KIRAN FERNANDES Solo experimental sounds from this local composer.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    RADIOLUCENT Popular local band falling somewhere between Southern rock and pop-country.

    HAVE GUN, WILL TRAVEL Infectious singalong choruses are the signature of this poppy Americana act.

    PONY LEAGUE Atlanta-based indie-folk outfit with rough but melodic edges.

  • Front Porch Book Store

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-742-7735

    JOE CAT Local troubadour whose influences range from Steve Earle and Townes Van Zant to Johnny Cash.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE! www.highwirelounge.com

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

Sunday, June 11

1 event

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-355-7087

    THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local band. Every Sunday!

Monday, June 12

3 events

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. $5. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    SWAMP Melodic and wiry local indie rock band.

    SEXUAL JEREMY Three-piece post-punk group from Denton, TX.

    MAD ACE Atlanta-based beat-oriented, hip hop-influenced cellist.

    DK Experimental trio with hints of avant-prog and jazz.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    ALBATROSS Athens group creating an upbeat mixture of jazz, blues and funk.

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

  • Iron Factory

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    SACRED HOLLOW Local band playing loud, catchy hard rock with a bite.

    WOLVES AMONG RAVENS Area classic-rock group formerly known as Breathing Kansas.

Tuesday, June 13

2 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $7 (21+), $9 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    MONSOON Beloved local pop-punk band that dabbles in rockabilly and new wave.

    THE FORD THEATRE REUNION Eclectic "circus-punk" group from Lexington, KY.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 11 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    ANDY BRUH Local DJ Andy Herrington spins and mixes dubstep, EDM and bass music.

Wednesday, June 14

6 events

Live Music

  • College Square

    12 p.m. FREE! www.downtownathensga.com

    MRJORDANMRTONKS Tommy Jordan and William Tonks' collaboration features rootsy guitar picking and paired vocal melodies.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    NIGHT FEVER New duo featuring Ansley Stewart and Jason Fuller playing '70s hits.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    MAJOR AND THE MONBACKS Poppy rock and roll act with a little psychedelic twang from Norfolk, VA.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

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

    THE VIBRATONES Veterans of the Athens scene playing various blues styles. Dancing is encouraged!

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    ELECTRIC KIF Touring instrumental quartet blending cosmic funk, rock, soul and jazz.

  • 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.

Thursday, June 15

5 events

Live Music

  • DePalma's Italian Cafe

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-552-1237 (Timothy Road Location)

    JIM COOK High-energy solo blues performer with strong vocals, slide guitar and "swamp stomp."

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $16 (adv.), $19 (door). www.40watt.com

    LEE RANALDO Best known as a founding guitarist of Sonic Youth, Ranaldo's solo work has an intricate, meandering sound.

    STEVE GUNN The acclaimed psychedelic folk-rock singer-songwriter and guitarist plays a solo set.

    MEG BAIRD San Francisco-based psych-folk musician known for her work in bands like Espers and Heron Oblivion.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. FREE! www.thefoundryathens.com

    VAN MORRISON TRIBUTE Local musicians pay tribute to the music of the legendary songwriter.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    HARDY AND THE HARDKNOCKS Local singer-songwriter T. Hardy Morris and his band play twangy, raucous folk-rock. 

    THAYER SARRANO Local songwriter playing hazy, shoegaze-inspired Southern rock.

    DAVE MARR Local singer-songwriter and bandleader with a deep, resonant country twang.

  • The Office Lounge

    8:30 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. TRIBBLE AND THE DANCING MAGNOLIAS Local group led by Athens rock fixture Rev. Conner Mack Tribble.

Friday, June 16

6 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    EASTER ISLAND Lush, local post-rock band with pop melodies, tender harmonies and shimmering guitars.

    JUAN DE FUCA Driving indie-rock band fronted by local songwriter Jack Cherry.

    JIANNA JUSTICE Athens-based indie-pop project with a compelling, summery sound.
  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $16 (adv.), $19 (door). www.40watt.com

    ROGER CLYNE & THE PEACEMAKERS Poppy rock group from Tempe, AZ with reggae and Americana influences.

    ANDREW LEAHEY Nashville-based roots-rock artist.

  • The Foundry

    8:30 p.m. $20 (adv.), $25 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    MOTHER'S FINEST A mix of rock, gospel, R&B, metal and jazz seen through the lenses of an "Afro-Euro mosaic" sound. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    BELLE ADAIR Atmospheric Americana group from Alabama.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    GYPSY WILDCATS Local group playing classic gypsy-swing tunes, as well as Americana and vaudeville standards.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. Every Friday!

Saturday, June 17

5 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9:30 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    KARBOMB High-speed, long-running local punk band.

    BAD IDOLS Punk band on tour from Knoxville, TN.

    REMNANTS Pop-punk group from Long Island.

    RESIDENT ONE Punk rock band from Atlanta.

    GREG BAKER No info available.
  • 40 Watt Club

    7 p.m. $10. www.40watt.com

    LIBERATION OF SISTERHOOD Featuring performances from Cinematic, Kayla Berrie, Vices of VanityMilyssa Rose, Bast, Prisca, Concrete God and Sydney Rhame.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $15 (adv.), $20 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    RANDALL BRAMBLETT BAND This established Georgia singer-songwriter's Southern-tinged music pulls from a variety of influences. CD release show!

    SETH WALKER Austin, TX-based blues guitarist and songwriter.

  • Front Porch Book Store

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-742-7735

    KATE MORRISSEY Best known for her velvet voice, Morrissey's songwriting is literate and sincere, and her live shows come with an offbeat sense of humor.

  • Nuçi's Space

    7 p.m. FREE! www.nuci.org

    CAMP AMPED FINALE SHOW Camp Amped concludes with young musicians showcasing the originals and covers they learned during camp. 

Sunday, June 18

2 events

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-355-7087

    THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local band. Every Sunday!

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. FREE! www.thefoundryathens.com

    FRANKIE'S BLUES MISSION Blues group led by South Georgia native Frankie Lee. This is a special Father's Day show.

Monday, June 19

1 event

Live Music

Tuesday, June 20

3 events

Live Music

Wednesday, June 21

4 events

Live Music

  • College Square

    12 p.m. FREE! www.downtownathensga.com

    THE TUTEN BROTHERS Athens-based folk-rock family band.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    JAY GONZALEZ Drive-By Truckers' keyboardist plays your favorite yacht rock, singer-songwriter, power-pop, British Invasion, originals and TV theme songs.

  • 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.

Thursday, June 22

2 events

Live Music

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. $10. www.40watt.com

    THE DARNELL BOYS The Darnell brothers play country blues originals backed by upright bass, singing saw and junkyard percussion.

    AARON LEE TASJAN Nashville artist whose lyrics include insight, brutal honesty and humor.

    DANIEL ROMANO Chameleonic singer-songwriter with trad-country, pop and psychedelic influences.

  • The Office Lounge

    8:30 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. TRIBBLE AND THE DANCING MAGNOLIAS Local group led by Athens rock fixture Rev. Conner Mack Tribble.

Friday, June 23

1 event

Live Music

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. Every Friday!

Saturday, June 24

1 event

Live Music

  • Front Porch Book Store

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-742-7735

    BLIND ORPHAN KITTY Guitar and vocals-driven blues trio influenced by Junior Wells, The Allman Brothers and beyond.

Sunday, June 25

1 event

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-355-7087

    THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local band. Every Sunday!

Monday, June 26

1 event

Live Music