The Leading Advocacy Organization for Music Business in Georgia. Operating in Partnership with The Recording Academy® Atlanta Chapter.
Georgia Music News Feed
Atlanta Music Guide
Atlanta concerts, calendar, music news, reviews, previews, tickets & giveaways
If you love supporting local artists and have a great appreciation for holiday tunes, then check out the list of holiday songs we’ve complied from all of your favorite Atlanta artists! “Blue Christmas” by Collective Soul Back in 1995 artists like Tori Amos, Billy Pilgrim and Atlanta-own Collective Soul got together to create a compilation Christmas album. […]
Posted: November 20, 2014, 7:59 pm
This interview was originally published on October 5, 2012. The Blind Shake will perform at The EARL on December 3, 2014. By Jhoni Jackson Garage-stomp is the choice term for the Blind Shake. The Minneapolis band employs it in press releases and on their website. There’s no use in arguing—they’re right. There’s no better way to […]
Posted: November 20, 2014, 7:30 pm
Georgia Music » News
Celebrating Georgia’s legends, landmarks and unsung heroes
Jonathan Athon, the 32-year-old bass guitarist for Savannah-based metal band Black Tusk, died Sunday morning, Nov. 9th, from serious injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident two nights earlier. Athon (center in the photo) was riding a Harley-Davidson Sportster on Friday night when he collided into the driver’s side of an Acura SUV driven by an ...
Posted: November 11, 2014, 4:05 pm
A new agreement between the management and musicians of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra was reached on Thursday, November 6th following lengthy negotiations overseen by federal mediators and the postponement of the current performance season. The deal calls for a 6% pay increase for the musicians over four years; increased premium contributions from the musicians into ...
Posted: November 10, 2014, 4:07 pm
Latest Music News from Athens, GA
Ex-Athenian rock and roll heartthrobs The Whigs
return to town for a show at the 40 Watt Club
Friday, Nov. 21, and we've got a pair of tickets to give away. To enter, tell us in the comments below what your favorite Whigs song is and why. We'll choose a winner Friday at 2:30 p.m.
Since you asked, here's mine:
Posted: November 20, 2014, 3:45 pm
Photo Credit: Kelly Hart
This week's cover story
, about the resurgence of cassettes on both a local-music level and beyond, got us thinking about our favorite Athens tape releases of 2014. Below, a few analog picks for your digital-listening pleasure:
Pinecones: Plays Cosmic Hits
Posted: November 19, 2014, 3:21 pm
GRAMMY.org | Recording Academy
New Exhibit Features Artifacts From the
Personal Collection of Superstar Taylor Swift
Exhibition to Open Dec. 13, 2014
Posted: November 20, 2014, 1:00 pm
© Copyright Georgia Music Partners - All Rights Reserved
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, Inc., owns, among others, the following registered trademarks: National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences® and GRAMMY®