Music This Week Feb 13th thre Feb 19th

Hey there,
This is going to be brief. I’m out of town now and hope to be back in time for Ike’s show Wed. I’m packing and heading to AURA Thurs. I’ll definitely be back for the Ringers next Tues.
Music recommendations:
Wednesday, February 13
Farm 255 8–10 p.m. FREE! www.farm255.com
DIAL INDICATORS Local jazz act featuring Jeremy Roberts on guitar and George Davidson on tenor saxophone.
Green Room 7 p.m. FREE! www.greenroomathens.com
IKE STUBBLEFIELD & FRIENDS Soulful R&B artist Ike Stubblefield is a Hammond B3 virtuoso who cut his teeth backing Motown legends like the Four Tops, The Temptations, Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye.
Farm 255 11 p.m. FREE! www.farm255.com
HOLOPAW Long-running Gainesville, FL-based indie band led by talented songwriter John Orth. See Calendar Pick on p. 18.
BROTHERS Local trio plays swirling folky tunes that are rich with strings, twisted overdubs and haunting vocals.
MOTHS Jacob Morris plays a mostly acoustic sort of ’70s folk-rock with a pop sensibility and an inevitable psychedelic tinge.
TODD KILLINGS Group fronted by former Dead Dog guitarist John McLean.
Hendershot’s Coffee Bar 8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com
WOMEN FOLK Local singer-songwriter Emily Jackson presents this series featuring local female artists. Featuring Norma Rae and Kate Wright.
Thursday, February 14
The Classic Center 7:30 p.m. $45-$52. www.classiccenter.com
MERLE HAGGARD Legendary forerunner of modern country music.
Georgia Theatre 8 p.m. $10. www.georgiatheatre.com
PAPDOSIO Asheville-based electro-rock band.
DOPAPOD Jam-funk band from Brooklyn.
Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. FREE! 706-546-4742
JUICE BOX Funky, groove-laden rock from Athens.
Friday, February 15
Georgia Theatre 8 p.m. $17. www.georgiatheatre.com
SISTER HAZEL Florida-based alt-rock band known for its radio staple “All For You.”
Caledonia Lounge 10 p.m. $6 (21+), $8 (18+). www.caledonialounge.com
BIT BRIGADE Local supergroup plays the soundtrack to various vintage video games while Noah McCarthy plays—and beats—the game onstage.
VELVETEEN PINK This quartet of funksters (including DJ Alfredo of Immuzikation) plays electro-based, groove-laden, upbeat stuff in the Prince, Stevie Wonder and Jamiroquai style.
The Office Lounge 10 p.m. 706-546-0840
CAROLINE AIKEN One of Atlanta’s most talented and respected performing songwriters. Her bluesy voice and masterful technique guarantee a hypnotic performance. Colorful and ever changing line up and special guests
Saturday, February 16
Green Room 10 p.m. $5. www.greenroomathens.com
THE CORDUROY ROAD Although rooted in classic Americana, with lots of foot-stomping, banjo-plucking and pedal steel, The Corduroy Road also has a knack for endearing pop melodies.
HAVE GUN, WILL TRAVEL Infectious singalong choruses are the signature of this poppy Americana act. Recommended for fans of The Avett Brothers and Old Crow Medicine Show.
Hilltop Grille 7 p.m. FREE! 706-353-7667
CHRIS ENGHAUSER TRIO Local “hillbilly swing” outfit featuring Enghauser, Leah Calvert and Jason Kenney.
Caledonia Lounge 10 p.m. $5 (21+) $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com
WHITE VIOLET Local group playing haunting, brooding, atmospheric indie-pop. See Calendar Pick on p. 18.
THAYER SARRANO & THE GLASS ASHES Local group playing hazy, Southern-inspired shoegaze tunes that create desolate musical environments.
RYAN GRAY MOORE Solo set from the lead singer of local band Brothers.
The Office Lounge 10 p.m. 706-546-0840
RICK FOWLER Original guitar-driven blues-rock.
The Melting Point 8:30 p.m. $10 (adv.), $13 (door).
SONS OF SAILORS The CD release party for this Jimmy Buffet cover band.
Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. FREE! 706-546-4742
LOWDIVE Local ska/reggae band.
Sunday, February 17
Athens Holiday House presents
Danielle Howle  www.daniellehowle.com
part punk rocker, part honkey tonk angel
Danielle sings like Vassar Clements played the fiddle!
On Daemon recs, Amy Ray’s label
$10 adv, $15 door
athensholidayhouse@gmail.com for reservations/info
Monday, February 18
Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. FREE! 706-546-4742
JAZZ FUNK JAM WITH DREW HART Local musician and Juice Box bassist leads a jam session.
Tuesday, February 19
Green Room 6 p.m. FREE!
KENOSHA KID Centered around the instru-improv jazz compositions of guitarist Dan Nettles, Kenosha Kid also features bassist Robby Handley and drummer Marlon Patton. The group is packed with music, mischief, general mayhem, and offers a sound far from the middle of the road, serving noise-rock fans and jam band listeners equally.
Georgia Theatre 8 p.m. $20. www.georgiatheatre.com
THE RINGERS Jimmy Herring, Wayne Krantz, Michael Landau, Keith Carlock and Etienne Mbappe collectively work to unite their respective genres of rock, funk, jazz, blues and African music into a unified sound.
EDDIE AND THE PUBLIC SPEAKERS Local power trio delivers an energetic show with a hard-hitting rhythm section, funky riffs and soaring guitar solos filled with catchy hooks and harmonies.
Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. FREE! 706-546-4742
FORMER CHAMPIONS High-energy, dynamic groove-based compositions spanning genres such as rock, funk, world-beat and nu-jazz.
I hope to see y’all at the shows.
Peace and Love,
Kurt
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