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Vic Chesnutt Songwriter of the Year Award Established

Vic Chesnutt Songwriter of the Year Award Established

The Rotary Club of the Classic City of Athens has established the Vic Chesnutt Songwriter of the Year Award to recognize and celebrate the songwriting talents working and residing in the greater Athens community. Named in honor of the late ...

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Florida Georgia Line Featured on Chainsmokers Debut Album

Florida Georgia Line Featured on Chainsmokers Debut Album

Genre-crossing “country” act Florida Georgia Line are at it again, collaborating with pop DJ duo The Chainsmokers on a track from the latter’s forthcoming debut album, Memories…Do Not Open. FGL will be featured on the album’s closing song, “Last Day ...

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Gregg Allman Cancels All 2017 Live Performance Dates

Gregg Allman Cancels All 2017 Live Performance Dates

Gregg Allman has abruptly canceled all of his scheduled 2017 concerts, which included June gigs in Tennessee and Mississippi and a string of ten July shows at New York’s City Winery, which had been rescheduled from November. Although health reasons ...

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Fox Theatre Hosting All-Star Birthday Tribute to Bruce Hampton

Fox Theatre Hosting All-Star Birthday Tribute to Bruce Hampton

An all-star celebration of Bruce Hampton’s music, conveniently coinciding with his 70th birthday, will take place on Monday, May 1st at Atlanta’s Fox Theatre. Friends, collaborators and fellow musical explorers scheduled to perform include Peter Buck (R.E.M.), Chuck Leavell, Jon ...

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Biters Announce Title and Release Date for Second Album

Biters Announce Title and Release Date for Second Album

Currently touring Europe supporting friends and fellow Georgians Blackberry Smoke, Atlanta-based glam-rockers Biters have announced a title and release date for their second full-length album. The Future Ain’t What It Used to Be will be available at retail outlets starting ...

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