Athens GA Live Music Recap: Memorial Concert for Todd McBride, Beat Up, Sun Trick Pony and More

Beat Up

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Beat Up, Dead Senate (Charlotte) and Self Checkout Renaissance (Baton Rouge) played at Ciné on Thursday, Feb. 9.

That night at Flicker Theatre & Bar, Sun Trick Pony and Carver Commodore (Florence, AL) played.

15,000 Guns (Atlanta), Vangas (Atlanta) and Straitjacket Strippers performed at Flicker on Friday, Feb. 10.

Next door at the 40 Watt Club, a memorial show was held in tribute to local musician and scene supporter Todd McBride. Trey Boyer Band, Dave Marr, The Arcs, A.D. Blanco, Shehehe, Classic City Jukebox and Mercyland performed.

Todd’s memorial continued over at Nowhere Bar on Saturday, Feb. 11 with sets by Royal Velvet, Larry’s Homework, Five Eight, Amplifyer, Dictatortots and Dangfly. A third concert, originally scheduled at Hendershot’s for Sunday, was postponed due to the Super Bowl.