Music This Week Feb 4th thru Feb 10th

Hey there,
Super quick quickie. (At least I spelled it right this week but still don’t like quickies). I hope I didn’t miss any shows I normally would list.
Sorry this is late.

Music recommendations:
Wednesday, February 4
The Foundry 6:30 p.m. www.meltingpointathens.com
REPENT AT LEISURE Fun-loving, rowdy, Irish pub band playing traditional as well as modern Irish music.

Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. 706-546-4742
DIABLO SANDWICH & DR. PEPPER New local acoustic band featuring Bo Hembree, Adam Poulin and Scotty Nichols.

Thursday, February 5
The Foundry 8 p.m. $27.50 (adv.), $33 (door). meltingpointathens.com
LEON RUSSELL Legendary country-rock singer-songwriter from Oklahoma.

Georgia Theatre 8 p.m. $10. www.georgiatheatre.com
THE WERKS “Psychedelic-dance-jam-funk-rock” band from Ohio.
UNIVERSAL SIGH Athens-based jazz-fusion/funk-oriented rock band that strives to create a unique musical experience with each and every performance.
SPACE KADET Dancy duo from Brooklyn.

Hendershot’s Coffee Bar
8 p.m. FREE! www.hendershotscoffee.com
OLD SKOOL TRIO Funk, blues, and jazz featuring Carl Lindberg on bass, Seth Hendershot on drums and Jason Fuller on keys. Playing original compositions and the music of The Funky Meters, Dr. John, War, Funkadelic and more.

Friday, February 6
The Foundry 8 p.m. $5 (adv.), $7 (door). meltingpointathens.com
DANGFLY Local rock band featuring an all-star lineup, including Adam Payne, Shawn Johnson, Jay Rodgers, Scotty Nicholson and Adam Poulin.
GRASSLAND STRING BAND Local traditional and progressive bluegrass group.

Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. 706-546-4742
THOSE CATS High-energy seven-piece soul and funk powerhouse from Statesboro.

Saturday, February 7
The Foundry 8:30 p.m. $10 (adv.), $13 (door).
SONS OF SAILORS Jimmy Buffet cover band, featuring members of the Tony Pritchett Band.

Georgia Theatre 9 p.m. $15. www.georgiatheatre.com
BOOMBOX Vintage-oriented psychedelic group from Muscle Shoals, AL.
MIKEY THUNDER Electro hip-hop artist with a reputation for bass-driven party tunes.

Hendershot’s Coffee Bar 8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com
NEW NATURE New local jam-rock band.

Little Kings Shuffle Club 8 p.m. $5. www.facebook.com/lkshuffleclub
10 BANDS 10 MINUTES Local bands pay tribute to Sleater-Kinney with 10-minute sets. Featuring El HollĂ­n, New Wives, Eureka California, Elysia Empyre, Sad Dads, Meth Wax, Juna, Emileigh Ireland, Tongues and Feather Trade.

Live Wire 7 p.m. FREE! www.livewireathens.com
IKE STUBBLEFIELD 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.

Monsignor Donovan High School
Mardi Gras at Donovan. 6 p.m. $50. www.mdchs.org
ISAAC BRAMBLETT BAND Southern soul singer with a roots-rock band who has performed with Ike Stubblefield and Sunny Ortiz, to name a few.

Sunday, February 8
Hendershot’s Coffee Bar Experimental Night. 7 p.m.
C.J. BOYD Bassist and composer known for his work with groups like Kurva Choir and Desert Center.
KILLICK Freeform jazz experimentalist Killick Hinds coaxes sounds from unconventional instruments like his H’arpeggione and his “harp guitar,” Big Red.

The World Famous Beers! Bands! Brunch! 1 p.m. FREE! 706-543-4002
PAUL MCHUGH Pilgrim frontman plays a stripped-down solo set.
TWIN COURAGE Acoustic indie-folk duo from South Carolina.

Monday, February 9
Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. 706-546-4742
MUSCLE SHOALS MONDAY Local artists pay tribute to the Alabama hotspot.

The World Famous 10 p.m. $5. 706-543-4002
MIND OVER MIRRORS Acclaimed experimental project led by composer Jaime Fennelly and featuring Circuit des Yeux’s Haley Fohr.
DANIEL BACHMAN Talented primitive fingerstyle guitarist and composer from North Carolina.
TERMINALS Compositions for modular synthesizer from local musician Sam Frigard.

Tuesday, February 10
Georgia Theatre Fight Leukemia Benefit. 8 p.m.
DAVID BARBE & THE QUICK HOOKS Local luminary David Barbe leads his band through a set of hooky, melodic, country-tinged power-pop.
SATURN VALLEY Local progressive jam fusion band.
MAMA-FIKI Local jam-influenced fusion band.

Go Bar 10 p.m. 706-546-5609
CGI JOE The musical alias of Joe Kubler, formerly known as Rene LeConte.
TENNESSEE JOEY ALLRED No info available.
LEISURE SERVICE Michael Pierce of local experimental outfit Wet Garden plays a solo set.
GURGLE TWINS Macon-based experimental group featuring members of Cult of Riggonia.
KILLICK Freeform jazz experimentalist Killick Hinds coaxes sounds from unconventional instruments like his H’arpeggione and his “harp guitar,” Big Red.
DEREK POTEAT Experimental electric bassist who deals in minimalism and repetition.
MIKE JONES No info available.

Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. 706-546-4742
CLINT SWORDS AND FRIENDS Local musicians collaborate for a night of sweet sounds.

Slim chance I’ll make it to Diablo Sandwitch & Dr. Pepper tonight. Will try my best to catch my friends in New Nature this Sat. Also Clint Swords’ show on Tues. Not sure of anything else.
I hope to see y’all at the shows.
Peace and Love,
Kurt
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