We love the Athens Popfest mantra for 2018: 4 days. 4 venues. Guided by Voices. The Mummies. Ex Hex. So Much More.
It’s the tenth anniversary celebration for this indie music festival taking place August 8 – 11 in downtown Athens, Georgia. It’s the best deal around for nearly 50 bands with tickets available from $8 for a Wednesday pass to $60 for a four-day pass. Venues include Georgia Theatre, Little Kings and The Foundry. In addition to Guided by Voices, The Mummies and Ex Hex, the lineup includes Dean Wareham (of Luna and Galaxie 500), Man or Astroman?, Oh-OK, His Name Is Alive, Elf Power, Essex Green, Joe Jack Talcum (of the Dead Milkmen), Elf Power, Lingua Franqa and more.