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Posted: July 28, 2014, 5:19 pm
  “I’ve learned to accept and understand that I will probably never fit in, and that’s something I’m okay with.” -AJ Ghent His steel guitar skills are masterful. His voice is irresistible. His band is impeccable. His name is AJ Ghent and his band is the AJ Ghent Band. Formed in 2012, this Atlanta band […]
Author: Emily Reinecke
Posted: July 28, 2014, 4:51 pm
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Celebrating Georgia’s legends, landmarks and unsung heroes

Expect a hit parade in Nashville on May 20 at 3rd & Lindsley when Dallas Davidson, Rhett Akins and Ben Hayslip, who write together as the Peach Pickers, host a "family reunion" of Georgia artists living in Nashville. The evening will feature country songs written or made famous by Georgians. Read More>>
Author: Lisa Love
Posted: April 8, 2014, 9:47 pm
New West and Normaltown Records take the title of the new Spring 2014 Sampler, "Find My Blood," from the featured cut by New Madrid. The band, whose four members live together in a farmhouse outside Athens, was named Flagpole Music Awards 2012's "Artist of the Year," no small feat in a city with so much talent. Sunswimmer, New Madrid's sophomore effort, was released last month on Normaltown. Read More>>
Author: Lisa Love
Posted: March 9, 2014, 11:05 pm

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The best-ever screenshot of Patterson Hood Filmmaker Lance Bangs has been working with Vice's music blog Noisey on a Budweiser-sponsored video series titled "Made in America." Each episode spotlights a different city, with a particular focus on said city's music scene. Last month, Bangs and crew journeyed to Athens to shoot footage for a Classic City episode. Today, Noisey premiered ...
Posted: July 28, 2014, 6:23 pm
R.E.M.'s seminal 1991 album Out of Time led to an explosion in young people registering to vote, as Slate writers Whitney Jones and Roman Mars explained Friday. "[N]o album has had as large an effect on politics in the United States as R.E.M.'s Out of Time," they wrote. For all you youngs out there, once upon a time, people listened to music on little shiny discs called CDs that, in the lat...
Posted: July 28, 2014, 2:44 pm

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Posted: July 11, 2014, 3:33 pm

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