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Legend of the Seagullmen, Feat. Mastodon’s Hinds, to Release LP

Legend of the Seagullmen, Feat. Mastodon’s Hinds, to Release LP

Brent Hinds of Mastodon is a participant in numerous other musical projects, including Fiend Without a Face and West End Motel. Add Legend of the Seagullmen to the tireless guitarist/vocalist’s inventory of outlets. The genre-destroying supergroup also features Tool’s Danny ...

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Athens-based Hip-Hopper Linqua Franqa to Release Debut Album

Athens-based Hip-Hopper Linqua Franqa to Release Debut Album

Athens-based rapper Mariah Parker, who records and performs under the handle Linqua Franqa, will have her debut full-length album, The Model Minority, released on February 23rd by her hometown indie label Happy Happy Birthday to Me. The album’s tracks were ...

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Documentary Out on Making of Latest Mastodon Album

Documentary Out on Making of Latest Mastodon Album

Earlier this year, Mastodon released a 12-part series of short videos showing the making of their latest, Grammy-nominated album Emperor of Sand. Now producer/director Jimmy Hubbard has cut it all together and added over 30 minutes of previously unseen footage ...

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New Store, Waterloo Sunset Records, Opens in Smyrna

New Store, Waterloo Sunset Records, Opens in Smyrna

Metro Atlanta has given birth to yet another independent record store! Waterloo Sunset Records opened in late October in Smyrna, carrying new and used LPs, 45s, CDs, DVDs and more, from all genres and eras. Store owner and Kinks fan ...

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New Athens Record Store Caters to Heavy Metal Fans

New Athens Record Store Caters to Heavy Metal Fans

Shadebeast Records is a new record shop in Athens specializing in heavy metal and its myriad sub-genres. Originally started as an online store, owner Joe Eldridge realized there might be enough of a demand for a brick-and-mortar location after several ...

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Southern Roots Oddball Jim White to Release Sixth Solo Album

Southern Roots Oddball Jim White to Release Sixth Solo Album

  Athens, Georgia-based experimental Southern folk music artist Jim White will release his sixth solo album on February 9th. The bizarrely titled Waffles, Triangles & Jesus features musical backing from Athens old-time music duo Hog-eyed Man, along with guitarist Patrick ...

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