Show Reviews

Review: Modern Skirts’ Final 40 Watt Show – 4/5/2013

“There was the feeling of much love all night long from the band, and many thanks from them to fans both new and old. While it is sad to say goodbye, it’s definitely a bittersweet feeling.”

Festival Review: Sounds of the South 2013

Sounds of the South closed out a second exciting year with performances from 30 artists over the two-day span. Looks like we can welcome another annual music festival to the Peach State!

Savannah Stopover 2013: Photo Gallery & Review

Enjoy photos and a full review from the 3rd annual Savannah Stopover Festival that took place in Savannah, Georgia from March 7th – 9th!

SXSW Day Five – March 16th

We started out our final day at an outdoor free event by the river that was in honor of the recently passed Levon Helm, though you wouldn’t know it unless you asked what the water jugs were for when you got through security. I’ve never been hassled so much by security. They made me throw […]

SXSW Day Four – March 15th

We spent all afternoon of day four coordinating Acoustic Alley sessions. The logistical nightmare of getting 16 very busy musicians’ schedules to align appropriately during the busiest music week of the year wore us out come five o’clock. We went to happy hour at Chapala Taqueria in East Austin, pounded 2 dollar margs, and reveled […]

SXSW Day Three – March 14th

SXSW Day 3 started out with us taking a trip off the beaten path. As we mentioned in our preview, there are over 2,000 official SXSW bands playing official showcases, and probably about that many free unofficial shows for more independent labels, venues, and bands. We started out with a trip to the Community Records […]

SXSW Day Two – March 13th

The madness continued through Day Two at SXSW 2013 in Austin, Texas – Royal Canoe on a royal bus, watching Kendrick Lamar from outside, and finishing the day with three bands from Georgia!

Show Review: Jeff Mangum at Sacred Heart Cultural Center – 1/28

Jeff Mangum’s most recent stop in Georgia at Sacred Heart Cultural Center left an imaginable impression on Hannah Cook.

Review: KEANE w/ Youngblood Hawke at The Tabernacle – 1/24

On 1/24, Keane made their return to Atlanta after eight years away! With newcomers Youngblood Hawke in tow, the Tabernacle crowd was assured that pop-rock is alive and well.

Show Review: Mel Washington at The 567, January 18, 2013

The former All Get Out band member brings his solo act to Macon, Georgia in support of his upcoming release HOUSES.

Review + Photos: The Stuffing 2012

Manchester Orchestra & Favorite Gentlemen Records hosted their 3rd Annual holiday showcase, The Stuffing, a few weeks back. Have a look at our review & photos from the event!

Show Review + Photos: Patrick Watson in Columbus, OH 12/04/12

Hannah Cook dishes on Patrick Watson’s most recent show in Columbus, Ohio. Keep your eyes open for dates in the South in 2013!