Music This Week June 17th thru June 23rd

Hey there,
I am finally getting caught up enough to start posting some of the incredible music I recorded. One of my favorites is Dot Line Projekt > Copious Jones *Posted as a single piece as there was a flawless transition from one band to the other accomplished by swapping individual players. http://livemusicathensga.com/dot-line-projekt/
I also went back into my archives and posted several of Carl Lindberg’s early shows. These shows were in the Old Music Archive where I posted as downloads before I figured out how to post as streaming. It was originally set up so bands could download the raw files and edit and post themselves.That didn’t work out so well as they found out how much work is involved in the editing and posting.My hope is someday I’ll have the time to migrate all of those files to the Play Music streaming archive. Anyone who would like to help is greatly appreciated. Check out Carl Lindberg and Rob McMaken on 8-26-11 and 3-23-12. http://livemusicathensga.com/carl-lindberg/
Also an Old Skool Trio 9-1-11. http://livemusicathensga.com/old-skool/
Click on Latest Posts on my web site to see what I’ve been doing.
My favorite from last week was JGBCB.
Don’t miss Camp Amped at Nuçi’s Space this Sat at 7 pm.

Music recommendations:
Wednesday, June 17
Creature Comforts Brewery Athens Farmers Market. 5 p.m. FREE!
REPENT AT LEISURE Fun-loving, rowdy, Irish pub band playing traditional as well as modern Irish music.

The Foundry On the Patio. 6 p.m. FREE! www.thefoundryathens.com
KINKY WAIKIKI Relaxing, steel guitar-driven band following the traditions of Hawaiian music.

Heirloom Cafe and Fresh Market 6:30 p.m. FREE!
KATE MORRISSEY Best known for her dark velvet voice, Morrissey’s songwriting is literate and sincere.
STRING THEORY High-energy acoustic fusion and funk-oriented progressive rock with elements of bluegrass and Americana.

Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. 706-546-4742
FUNK IN THE HOLE Get your funk on.

The Office Lounge 8:30 p.m. 706-546-0840
ERIK NEIL BAND Local trio playing blues/rock covers and originals.

Thursday, June 18
Bar Georgia 10 p.m. 706-850-9040
DAVID NICKEL & FRIENDS Bloodkin’s bassist teams up with other local musicians for a set.

Boar’s Head Lounge 10 p.m. 706-369-3040
LEAVING COUNTRIES AND FRIENDS Local singer-songwriter Louis Phillip Pelot and company play a “mind-boggling wall of organic sound with upbeat, travel-driven lyrics.”

DePalma’s Italian Cafe 7 p.m. FREE! (Timothy Road location)
THE TINY JAZZ ARKESTRA Featuring members of the Athens A-Train Band, POC and original members of Efren playing original and standard jazz tunes.

The Foundry 7 p.m. $7 (adv.), $10 (door).
MARTHA A mix of jazz, Americana and pop covers and originals, led by Marty Winkler on vocals and percussion.
MARY SIGALAS Mary sings classic jazz/blues from the 1920s–’50s with surprise arrangements and unexpected tunes along with velvety originals.

Georgia Theatre On the Rooftop. 9 p.m. FREE!
THE HIP ABDUCTION Afro-pop/alt-rock band from St Petersburg, FL that weaves together Western pop aesthetics with African rhythms and traditions.

Hendershot’s Coffee Bar 8 p.m. FREE! www.hendershotscoffee.com
KENOSHA KID Centered around the instru-improv jazz compositions of guitarist Dan Nettles, Kenosha Kid also features bassist Robby Handley and drummer Marlon Patton. Tonight’s show features special guest Rick Lollar on guitar.

Live Wire 11 p.m. FREE! www.livewireathens.com
TECROPOLIS Athens’ longest-running electronic dance music monthly, with special guests Angry Digweed and Mysteria.

Live Wire 7 p.m. $8 (adv.) $10 (door). www.livewireathens.com
SAM HOLT, TODD NANCE, DANIEL HUTCHENS AND JON MILLS This group of accomplished players joins up for a special evening of music every Thursday in June.

Friday, June 19
The Foundry 8 p.m. $15. www.thefoundryathens.com
TAB BENOIT Guitarist native to Louisiana combining a variety of blues styles including Delta, swamp and Chicago blues.

Hendershot’s Coffee Bar 8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com
JPBLUES Jammy blues-rock band from Buford, GA.

Little Kings Shuffle Club 10 p.m. $5.
THE GLANDS The cult-favorite Athens pop-rock band performs.

Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. 706-546-4742
ERIK NEIL BAND Local trio playing blues/rock covers and originals.

Saturday, June 20
Bishop Park Athens Farmers Market. 8 a.m. FREE!
DAVID COURT Local musician plays a set of mountain dulcimer and harmonica-laden tunes. (8 a.m.)
THE SOLSTICE SISTERS Old-time country ballads, traditional folk and ’40s-style swing with sweet, warm harmonies. (10 a.m.)

Boar’s Head Lounge 10 p.m. 706-369-3040
NATHAN SHEPPARD Talented local singer-songwriter with a ’70s pop style.

The Foundry 8:30 p.m. $30. www.thefoundryathens.com
MOTHER’S FINEST A mix of rock, gospel, R&B, metal and jazz seen through the lenses of an “Afro-Euro mosaic” sound. CD release show!
STEVIE G Georgia-based guitarist known for his work with Stevie G and the Rockerz.

Georgia Theatre 8 p.m. $10 (adv.), $12 (door).
ABBEY ROAD LIVE Beloved local Beatles tribute band known for its attention to detail and musical proficiency. This is a special all-request show!

Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. 706-546-4742
SATURN VALLEY Local progressive jam fusion band.

Nuçi’s Space 7 p.m. FREE! www.nuci.org
CAMP AMPED FINALE SHOW Camp Amped concludes with bands of young musicians showcasing the originals and covers they learned during camp.

Monday, June 22
Georgia Theatre On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE!
KEN WILL MORTON With his gritty, soulful rasp, Morton trudges through Americana’s roots with rock and roll swagger and a folksinger’s heart.
ALEX GUTHRIE Atlanta-based singer-songwriter.

Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. 706-546-4742
WORKINGMAN’S MONDAY Enjoy the music of the Grateful Dead. Hosted by Bo Hembree.

Tuesday, June 23
Nowhere Bar 10 p.m. 706-546-4742
MAJOR & THE MONBACKS Hailing from Norfolk, VA, this band merges ’60s rock, psychedelic twang, three-part harmonies and the high energy and horn-laden grit of Southern soul.

I will be at Kenosha Kid on Thurs and Camp Amped on Sat. I’ll try for Workingman’s Mondays.
I hope to see y’all at the shows.
Peace and Love,
Kurt
http://livemusicathensga.com/
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