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Nine-Year-Old Angelica Hale Wows America’s Got Talent

Nine-Year-Old Angelica Hale Wows America’s Got Talent

Puddles Pity Party isn’t the only Georgia act blowing away the judges and viewers in the early weeks of this season of America’s Got Talent. Nine-year-old Angelica Hale of Johns Creek stunned everyone during the June 6th broadcast, defying her ...

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Beloved Cabbagetown Musician & Activitist Joyce Brookshire Dies

Beloved Cabbagetown Musician & Activitist Joyce Brookshire Dies

Singer, songwriter and community activist Joyce Annette Brookshire, known as the “Duchess of Cabbagetown,” passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 4, 2017. Brookshire was born in the Appalachian mountains of northeast Georgia, but her family was among the many who left the region in ...

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Musicians, Fans Fill Macon as Gregg Allman Laid to Rest

Musicians, Fans Fill Macon as Gregg Allman Laid to Rest

Gregg Allman was laid to rest in Macon on June 3rd, buried in Rose Hill Cemetery (where his brother Duane and founding Allman Brothers Band bassist Berry Oakley are also buried) following a private ceremony at Snow’s Memorial Chapel. Allman’s ...

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Puddles Pity Party Blows Away Audience, Judges on AGT Debut

Puddles Pity Party Blows Away Audience, Judges on AGT Debut

Puddles Pity Party, the “sad clown” persona of Atlanta’s Mike Geier, brought down the house with his national television debut on the season premiere of NBC’s America’s Got Talent on May 30th, belting out a tremendous interpretation of Sia’s “Chandelier.” ...

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Faye Webster Releases Second Album of Introspective Folk-Pop

Faye Webster Releases Second Album of Introspective Folk-Pop

Nineteen-year-old Atlanta native and rising talent Faye Webster’s self-titled sophomore album is now out to wide acclaim on local powerhouse Awful Records. Available through digital retailers iTunes and Google Play, the gently affecting 10-track affair sees her deceptively simple, unabashedly ...

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Gucci Mane Teams with Metro Boomin for New Mixtape

Gucci Mane Teams with Metro Boomin for New Mixtape

On May 26th, marking the one-year anniversary of his release from prison, Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane a released new mixtape, Drop Top Wop, a joint effort with Atlanta beat whiz Metro Boomin. The special 10-track project, recorded in a mere ...

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