Show Reviews

Show Review: Iceage @ Caledonia Lounge, Athens, GA 07-26-12

Iceage are four young musicians making the grittiest punk since punk’s spawning. This is punk born from the shadows of Copenhagen, and their reputation of putting on rollicking, bloody live performances precedes them wherever they go. They’ve sold out shows before in the United States, but on this night, they graced the city of Athens, […]

Forecastle Festival 2012: A Retrospective

Our out-of-state writers Hannah Cook & Amanda Norris recap their adventures at the recent Forecastle Festival in Louisville, Kentucky

Bunbury Festival: Review + Photos spent the weekend at the inaugural Bunbury Music Festival in Cincinnati this past weekend with Ra Ra Riot, Manchester Orchestra, Guided by Voices and more!

Show Review + Photos: WOWSER BOWSER @ The Hummingbird, Macon, GA

Take a look over photos from WOWSER BOWSER’s recent show in Macon with Shook Foil and get another idea of why they are our BOTM for July!

Show Review + Photos: SHOOK FOIL @ The Hummingbird, Macon, GA

Shook Foil is quite possibly the best band in Atlanta that you’ve never heard of…Take a look at shots from their most recent show in Macon with Wowser Bowser

AthFest 2012: A Retrospective

3 of TBI’s writers fill you in on the events of the most recent AthFest Music, Arts, Film & Kids Festival

Show Review: GOSPEL MUSIC @ Caledonia Lounge in Athens

“Everything started to sway and to get a little happy as soon as they raised their pre-show shots on the stage, and I knew it was about to get hip up in there.”

Show Review + Photos: BON IVER in Atlanta, 06/08/12

“I remembered why I’ve spent the past 2 months immersing myself in Bon Iver YouTube clips in child-like anticipation for what was, in my experience, the best show I’ve been to in my life.”

PHOTOS + VIDEOS: Frontier Ruckus @ The 567 in Macon, GA

On May 30th, Frontier Ruckus‘ made their third appearance at The 567 since their Macon debut just over a year ago. The band is currently on their “Eternity is Dimming” tour. One of the things fans love about this band is their intimate live performances. Over the past year and a half, they’ve made a […]

Show Review + Photos: DAMIEN JURADO @ The Earl, 05/23/2012

The respected Seattle singer/songwriter played with new found joy and energy confirming his desire to move on from the singer-songwriter stuff that had never really reflected his personality or what he enjoys musically.

Show Review + Photos: JBM @ The Earl

“A band whose musicianship and dynamic suited and expanded the songs perfectly with both energy and urgency as they were interpreted live.”

Show Review + New Song: BEN TRICKEY @ The Earl

Stream Trickey’s latest track and hear “the seemingly effortless vibrato in his voice” that our reviewer says perfectly compliments the content of his songs.