Athens-based music and arts non-profit AthFest Educates is presenting a release concert for the 2015 AthFest compilation CD at the Georgia Theatre on Saturday, April 18th. Headlined by soulful rocker Tedo Stone, the event will also feature the bands Dana Swimmer, New Wives, Uncle Dad and Saturn Valley. Admission for the 8 p.m. show is $5, and the 2015 AthFest CD will be available for $10.
Compiled and produced by UGA Music Business students, the 21-track CD includes a mix of previously released and new, exclusive songs from the likes of The Whigs, Sam Burchfield, Reptar, T Hardy Morris, Roadkill Ghost Choir, Tongues, Nifty Earth, Monsoon, Playground Hero, The Orkids, Family & Friends, Uncle Pizza, WrennPop, Hello Amazon, Showtime and Halem Albright in addition to the five acts playing the release show.
The annual AthFest Music & Arts Festival will take place June 26th through 28th in downtown Athens.