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Sunday, October 21

6 events

Live Music

Monday, October 22

4 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    DK Detroit-born, Athens-based hip-hop artist.

    SQUALLE Athens-based hip-hop artist with a thoughtful, throwback sound.

    THE FAMILY ORCHESTRA Decatur-based group playing "ratchedelic soul music."

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    DEAD COUNTRY GENTLEMEN San Francisco rock two-piece with "blues-driven riffs, heart-pounding rhythms and mind-pondering lyrics."

    HANDSOME HIGHWAY Local honky-tonk and Americana group led by Southern crooner Barrett Smith.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

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

    OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night most Mondays. Hosted by Larry Forte.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    MINGLEWOOD MONDAY Local artists pay tribute to the Grateful Dead.

Tuesday, October 23

8 events

Live Music

  • Big City Bread Cafe

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-353-0029

    KIRBY AIMICK Local guitarist and banjoist creating instrumental melodies derived from American and Celtic traditions.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    8 p.m. $14 (21+), $16 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    WILLIAM ELLIOTT WHITMORE Rootsy, rugged Americana singer-songwriter from Iowa. 

    THE JESSE WILLIAMS BAND Psychedelic rock/blues from Dahlonega.

  • The Foundry

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

    SONGS FROM THE ROAD BAND North Carolina progressive bluegrass band featuring members of Steep Canyon Rangers and Bill Evans' Soulgrass.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    SONTALK Solo project featuring distorted synth lines, fractured beats and warped slide guitar.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    YOUNG VALLEY Mississippi-based twang-rock six-piece.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. $22 (adv.), $25 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    COIN Nashville-based synth-heavy indie-pop group.

    ARLIE Indie-pop band from Nashville.

    WANDERWILDIntricate, intimate local indie-rock project led by songwriter Matt Martin. 

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    HALF SEAS OVER Southern rock four-piece from Statesboro. 

  • The World Famous

    9:45 p.m. $3. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    FOUR EYES Guitarist and songwriter Erin Lovett plays poppy, intelligent folk music.

    SOFT TEETH New local band featuring Lauren Gregg, Dan Rood, Patrick Brick and Steve Hendriksen.

    KISSING BOOTH Local folk-pop project featuring members of Four Eyes and Futo.

Wednesday, October 24

10 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    DEADLY LO-FI One-man garage-rock project with surf and goth influences.

    BORZOI Post-punk band from Austin, TX.

    THE ELEVATORS Jazzy local alternative rock band.

    POST HUNK New wave and post-punk-inspired duo from Atlanta.

    THE HOLY HELLS Rock trio with "hints of Radiohead and bacon grease."

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

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

    CHRIS PADGETT Local guitar virtuoso performs.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    SUNBATHE Dark dream-pop project from Portland, OR.

    PALM SUNDAY Gothic synthwave duo from Los Angeles.

    PAPER MATADOR New Madrid's Phil McGill performs a solo set.

  • 40 Watt Club

    5:15 p.m. FREE! www.40watt.com

    TURN UP THE VOTE A political town hall and rally featuring music from Calico Vision, Kxng Blanco, Cortez Garza, Michael Guthrie, Celeste Ngeve, Los Cantares, Klezmer Local 42, Squalle, Ishues, Jay Gonzalez, Randall Bramblett, David Lowery and more.

  • The Foundry

    8:30 p.m. $7 (adv.), $10 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    ATHENS A-TRAIN BAND Instrumental group performing traditional jazz standards, swing, Latin, ballads, blues and boogie.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    QUEENS OF HIP HOP Featuring performances from Seline Haze, L.B., Lady Valore, Panama Jane, F.E.E.L. and Indigo Bang.

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. FREE! www.jazzathensga.org

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

  • Locos Grill & Pub

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

    CHRIS HAMPTON TRIO A versatile band that plays covers, originals and gladly takes requests.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    SONO Local electronic-funk jam trio with a big sound and tasty melodies.

  • 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, October 25

8 events

Live Music

  • Akademia Brewing Co.

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

    SIX STRING THERAPY Local vocalist and guitarist Alex Boskoff plays originals inspired by everyone from James Taylor to Garth Brooks.

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    DAIKAIJU Mysterious, kaiju-themed surf rock band from Huntsville, AL.

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

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    MCKENDRICK BEARDEN Grand Vapids' songwriter and guitarist performs a solo set.

    HUNTER MORRIS The singer and guitarist for psych-pop group Blue Blood performs.

    ANDREW SHEPARD Member of local rock band Roadkill Ghost Choir plays a solo set.

    LULA BAKER Local artist specializing in "embarrassingly heartfelt acoustic hypnosis."

  • The Foundry

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

    KIP JONES Local songwriter playing all your favorite folk, rock, R&B and country covers and some of his own tunes.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $18 (adv.), $20 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE OH HELLOS Eclectic folk-rock band from Texas.

    SAMANTHA CRAIN Folk-rock singer-songwriter from Oklahoma.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE WELFARE LINERS Five-piece local bluegrass unit blending classic tunes with melodic, high-lonesome originals.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    CORDOVAS Americana-influenced rock and roll group from Nashville.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    PERIOD SIX Playing a unique blend of jazz standards with collective communication and soulful improvisation.

Friday, October 26

19 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

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

    CLASSIC CITY JUKEBOX Local all-star rock and roll cover band.

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    VINCAS Local downer-punk band featuring snarling guitars and doomy, psychedelic flourishes.

    WAILIN STORMS Doom-punk band from North Carolina.

    MOTHERFUCKER Hard-driving, riffy local rock and roll trio.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

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

    AJ GHENT Guitarist and singer-songwriter blending blues, funk, rock and pop.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    DARA CARTER Solo pop-soul singer-songwriter from Atlanta.

  • 40 Watt Club

    7 p.m. $21 (adv.), $24 (door). www.40watt.com

    DEAFHEAVEN San Francisco-based black-metal group with shoegaze and goth influences.

    DIIV Dreamy indie-rock band from Brooklyn, NY.

    IOANNA GIKA Solo performance by a member of L.A. project Io Echo.

  • The Foundry

    Wild Rumpus Kickoff. 8 p.m. $17 (adv.), $20 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    UNKNOWN HINSON Comedic, vampirish country songwriter playing twangy originals with a satirical tinge.

    BURNS LIKE FIRE Stewed, screwed and tattooed punk rock band from Athens.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    MAKE AMERICA GOTH AGAIN featuring DJ Team Spud Go, DJ Wardaddy and Crowe spinning rock and goth hits. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

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

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. SOLD OUT. www.georgiatheatre.com

    BLUES TRAVELER Best-selling roots-rock group known for hits like "Hook" and "Run-Around."

    CON BRIO California-based rock and soul group.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. $5. 706-546-5609

    SHANE PARISH Solo guitarist from Asheville, NC known as a member of avant-garde rock band Ahleuchatistas.

    CITRUS PEELS New solo project from local violinist Sahada Buckley.

    MICHAEL POTTER Local guitarist creates a blend of ambient folk and psychedelic songs and soundscapes.

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

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    ROMANOS & ELLINGTON Local percussion-and-organ jazz duo performs with special accompaniment from oudist Amos Hoffman.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.

  • Mellow Mushroom

    7:30 p.m. $15. 706-613-0892

    CLAY PAGE Playing country and Southern rock favorites as well as originals.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    VELVETEEN PINK This local quartet of funksters plays electro-based, groove-laden, upbeat pop music.

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

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

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

    JORDYN PEPPER Nashville-based singer-songwriter with a folky country sound.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

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

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

  • VFW

    8 p.m. $10. www.vfwathens.com

    CHRIS HAMPTON BAND Local country and Southern rock singer-songwriter performs with his group.

  • White Tiger Gourmet

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-353-6847

    TREVOR PATTILLO Atlanta-area fingerstyle guitarist and educator.

  • The World Famous

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

    ASHES Melodic "spook-psych" band from Richmond, VA.

    SOCIAL CIRCLE Local lo-fi experimental lounge singer that aims "to turn the support group into a party."

Saturday, October 27

7 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9:30 p.m. www.caledonialounge.com

    NAIRVANA Sludgy Nirvana cover band led by guitarist Gene Woolfolk.

    ROCKET Local Smashing Pumpkins tribute band.

    THE PROXIES Athens-based Pixies tribute band.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    Nuci's Space Benefit. 9 p.m. $8. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    8-TRACK GORILLA PARTY Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the 8-Track Gorilla with music from Marshmallow Coast, Joe Rowe, Don Chambers, Tears for the Dying, Jacob Morris and more.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $16 (adv.), $20 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    JAMES MCMURTRY Critically acclaimed folk-rock artist with a politically charged lyrical style.

    BONNIE WHITMORE Country singer-songwriter who has been touring and performing since the age of eight. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    Royal Rumpus Ball. 9 p.m. $10. www.georgiatheatre.com

    LADIES OF LCD SOUNDSYSTEM LCD Soundsystem members Nancy Whang and Gavin Rayna Russom lead a high-energy, femme-positive dance party.

    LINQUA FRANQA Rapper and Athens-Clarke County Commissioner Mariah Parker spits politically charged lyrics over boom-bap beats.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.

  • Iron Factory

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

    TRAP OR TREAT VOL. 2 A hip-hop showcase featuring The YODBYVDictatorKxng Blanco, Quanny Peso & IB DieselAD SantanaYoung Bean$lum and El Capo.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    LIQUID DYNAMITE Local drummer Dwayne Holloway leads his group through improvised jazz, blues and funk.

Sunday, October 28

3 events

Live Music

Monday, October 29

4 events

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    HONEYWHAT Five-piece pop-rock group from St. Petersburg, FL.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. $3. www.georgiatheatre.com

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

    SMALL REACTIONS "Nerve-pop" band from Atlanta.

    LUXURY VEHICLE High-energy duo featuring DJ Reindeer Games with John Swint on drums.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

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

    OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night most Mondays. Hosted by Larry Forte.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    GENE MICOFSKY L.A.-based singer-songwriter with rock, folk and blues influences.

Tuesday, October 30

3 events

Live Music

  • Big City Bread Cafe

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-353-0029

    KIRBY AIMICK Local guitarist and banjoist creating instrumental melodies derived from American and Celtic traditions.

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    TC SUPERSTAR Synthwave group from Austin, TX.

    DEER EYES Athens-based dream-pop three-piece.

    SMIGEON New, local three-piece rock band.

  • The Foundry

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

    SOFIA TALVIK Acclaimed Swedish neo-folk singer-songwriter.

Wednesday, October 31

10 events

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

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

    THE LAST JAMURAI Funky, Athens-based good-time rock and roll band.

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    HEMBREE & THE SATAN SISTERS Heavy rock band pays Halloween tribute to The Misfits.

    MARSES Local rock group perorms a set of Dead Kennedys music.

    GUILLOTINE Local metal band plays the music of Superjoint Ritual.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    TRIBUTE SHOW Local bands pay tribute to The Byrds & Gram Parsons and Neil Young & Crazy Horse.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $5 (FREE w/costume). www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE BEST OF UNKNOWN ATHENS A monthly singer-songwriter showcase hosted by Liam Parke. This show features Greg Benson, Steve Coughlin & Wayne Bailey, Charles Huff, Lucius Malcolm, Ronnie Scott and David Smiley.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9:45 p.m. $5. www.georgiatheatre.com

    STROKIN Local Strokes cover band.

    CAULFIELD High-energy garage-rap band led by longtime local emcee Son1.

    DJ CROWE Local DJ spinning hip hop, electronic, industrial and more.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. $10. www.georgiatheatre.com

    AFTM Popular local Southern rock six-piece pulling from blues, funk and more.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    JERRY JOSEPH & THE JACKMORMONS Prolific singer-songwriter with punk and power-pop influences.

    BLOODKIN The long-running Athens band plays edgy roots-rock with big guitars and sharply written lyrics. 

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. FREE! www.jazzathensga.org

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

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-549-7700

    SIMPLE LIFE Local band led by musician Greg Veal.

  • 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, November 1

7 events

Live Music

  • Akademia Brewing Co.

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

    GEORGIA DISH BOYS Local rock group fronted by singer-songwriter Seth Martin.

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    OZELLO Atlanta-based indie-punk/folk/rock band.

    ALLCAPS New local pop-punk band with screamo leanings.

    CANNON & THE BOXES Up-and-coming folk-rock singer-songwriter from Rome.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    ANNIE LEETH Local violinist and multi-instrumentalist composer. Album release show!

    MICHAEL POTTER Local guitarist creates a blend of ambient folk and psychedelic songs and soundscapes.

    GODDESS COMPLEX Athens-based avant-garde project led by composer Cloud Powers.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    JACK VICTOR Songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from Asheville, NC.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. $17. www.georgiatheatre.com

    BRETT DENNEN Pop singer-songwriter and visual artist who has been compared to Paul Simon and Tom Petty.

    ERIN RAE Singer-songwriter blurring the line between modern Americana and old-school folk and country.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 5:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    MATTHEW FOWLER Florida singer-songwriter with a rich, rootsy sound.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    Old Skool Presents. 8 p.m. FREE! www.hendershotscoffee.com

    ROSHAMBO Jason Fuller, Seth Hendershot, Nick Johnson and Aaron Trubic play soulful renditions of classic hits.

Friday, November 2

9 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    THE ARCS Long-running local rock four-piece with power-pop influences.

    DANIEL MARKHAM Lo-fi rock from Denton, TX featuring crunchy guitar riffs and emotionally raw vocals.

    DON CHAMBERS Longtime local favorite who delves into pastoral folk and experimental rock with equal passion. 

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    Flick Skinny Art Opening. 9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    GUIDED BY GUIDED BY VOICES Cheekily named GBV cover band featuring local musicians Jeff Fox, Mat Lewis and special guests.

    REBREEDERS Local musicians play the songs of The Breeders.

  • The Foundry

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

    JOY WILLIAMS Nashville singer-songwriter formerly of Grammy-winning Americana duo The Civil Wars.

    ANTHONY DA COSTA Nashville singer-songwriter with rock, folk and country influences.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    THE LEMON TWIGS Conceptually ambitious New York rock band of brothers.

    JUNGLE GREEN Six-piece experimental pop group from Chicago.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    WALDEN Local four-piece playing anthemic rock akin to U2, Mumford and Sons and Coldplay.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    NEW MAN Alias of pop singer-songwriter and producer Cody Newman.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

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

    PYLON REENACTMENT SOCIETY The songs of the legendary Athens band, as performed by Vanessa Briscoe Hay and an all-star cast of locals. Single release show!

    PETER HOLSAPPLE COMBO Indie-pop music from a member of The dB's.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

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

    SEZESSIONVILLE ROAD Two-piece Americana outfit from North Carolina.

Saturday, November 3

3 events

Live Music

  • The Classic Center

    7:30 p.m. $25. www.classiccenter.com

    CODY JINKS A product of the fertile Texas country scene, Jinks plays his own brand of honky tonk.

    THE STEEL WOODS Southern rock quartet from Nashville.

    TENNESSEE JET One-man Americana rock band from Nashville.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    MALEVICH Grind and metal group from Athens and Atlanta, featuring members of Juna.

    SLOTH HERDER Grindcore outfit from Maryland.

    PATHOGENESIS Grindcore and death-metal band from North Carolina.

    APPARITION Athens band playing a raucous, thrashy brand of hardcore.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.

Sunday, November 4

3 events

Live Music

Monday, November 5

1 event

Live Music

Tuesday, November 6

2 events

Live Music

  • Big City Bread Cafe

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-353-0029

    KIRBY AIMICK Local guitarist and banjoist creating instrumental melodies derived from American and Celtic traditions.

  • The World Famous

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

    NIGHT OF THE LIVING LEGENDS Featuring performances from some of the pioneers of Athens hip hop, including Duddy Ken, Big Earl, Elite tha Showstoppa, Ishues, Tee-Roy 3mill, Billy D. Brell, Big Body, Miss Unyque, Dictator, Tony B, Ant Da Ripper and more.

Wednesday, November 7

1 event

Live Music

  • 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, November 8

3 events

Live Music

  • Akademia Brewing Co.

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

    THE DIXIELAND 5 Local trad-jazz band that features a front line of trumpet, clarinet and trombone and a rhythm section of piano and tenor banjo.

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $21. www.40watt.com

    ROBYN HITCHCOCK Known for fronting British art-rock band The Soft Boys, Hitchcock plays intricate, surrealist folk music. 

    ELF POWER Longtime fixture on the Athens scene playing crisp, melodic psych-pop.

    MAX PUTNAM Nashville-based singer-songwriter.

  • Live Wire

    8:30 p.m. FREE! www.livewireathens.com

    YNW MELLY Florida-based SoundCloud rapper with trap and drill influences.

    PAPER LOVEE Up-and-coming Atlanta rapper and singer.

Friday, November 9

5 events

Live Music

Saturday, November 10

2 events

Live Music

Sunday, November 11

1 event

Live Music

Tuesday, November 13

2 events

Live Music

  • Big City Bread Cafe

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-353-0029

    KIRBY AIMICK Local guitarist and banjoist creating instrumental melodies derived from American and Celtic traditions.

  • The World Famous

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

    ADVANCE BASE Chicago-based electropop project led by Owen Ashworth, formerly of Casiotone for the Painfully Alone. 

    GREG JAMIE Dusky solo project from the O'Death singer and guitarist.

Wednesday, November 14

4 events

Live Music

Thursday, November 15

1 event

Live Music

Friday, November 16

5 events

Live Music

  • Akademia Brewing Co.

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

    LARRY'S HOMEWORK New local acoustic duo specializing in rock and Americana covers.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.

  • Live Wire

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

    MERSIV Bass-music producer from Denver, CO.

    DORFEX BOS Up-and-coming EDM artist from the West Coast.

    SLZRD Athens-based electronic DJ. 

  • Mellow Mushroom

    7:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-0892

    TICKO Young alternative singer-songwriter from South Carolina.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

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

    REN THOMAS Hip-hop artist from New Jersey known for his high-energy approach and distinct cadence.

    REC RIDDLES Missouri-based rapper whose persona is derived from the comics villain The Riddler.

Saturday, November 17

3 events

Live Music

Sunday, November 18

2 events

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

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

    THE LUCKY JONES Local band playing old-school rockin' rhythm and blues.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

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

    STATION 7 South Carolina band playing classic Motown, funk, R&B and more.

Tuesday, November 20

1 event

Live Music

  • Big City Bread Cafe

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-353-0029

    KIRBY AIMICK Local guitarist and banjoist creating instrumental melodies derived from American and Celtic traditions.

Wednesday, November 21

2 events

Live Music

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. FREE! www.jazzathensga.org

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

  • 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.