Here lay a handful of interesting GF related happenings that are to take place this month of March – Beginning TODAY as Mother the Car returns to the city of soul, Augusta, GA where they’ll be visiting the ever awesome SOUL BAR. Flashing forward to Friday the 13th we see T.S Woodward and The Shoal Creek Stranglers performing for the first time at Fernbank Museum in Atlanta, GA as part of their “Martinis and IMAX” series. Following unconfirmed appearances, The Shoal Creek Stranglers will croon on for the remainder of March, celebrating Saint Paddy’s Day with Rabies Scythe Fight at the GO BAR in Athens, GA on the 17th followed by a stringing of Hartwell, GA at the legendary Bluegrass Express venue on thee 28th.
Feb 5th at the fabulous 40 Watt club — we’ll find GF veterans KOKO BEWARE returning to Athens for an echo-squashing good time along side Small Reactions and NOVUS. 18+ / Doors at 8pm / $5 / RSVP to Official Event Page
Feb 13th (also at Flicker Theatre) A must-see Friday The 13th Celebration! Mother The Car, Free Associates, Charlie & the Foxtrots (TN) and Rabies Scythe Fight. 21+ / Doors at 9pm / $5 / RSVP to Official Event Page
Feb 15th at Flat Shoals Baptist Church in Hartwell GA – will welcome The Shoal Creek Stranglers as they string their way through thee old time spirituals you know and love so well. All ages / 7pm / Free – Donation
Noble happenings from the GF family this month :
Join us this SUNDAY SUNDAY at the HI-LO Lounge in Athens, GA for a spectacularly fun time of fellowship including a comedy set by JB (The Original) Polish Sausage man — you’ve enjoyed his signature “Comeback Sauce” — now enjoy his take on everything from human nature to dirty jokes. Then — check Nashville’s own PARASITE DIET as they venture into the south to promote their debut album, “LOST IN TIME” which is due out next month via Eccentric Pop Records but you can preview the whole she-bang right here via DYING SCENE. In closing of the night, we’ll call on local turf rock inseminators THE CRYPTIDES to croon and maroon your blues away with a healthy dose of salt water. Doors at 9pm / $5 entry / see YOU there
June 19th (left to right) Matthew Garrison, Jeff Webber, Zeke Sayer and T.S Woodward perform before the pre-athfest crowd at Flicker Theatre in Athens, GA.
The All City Cannonballers return – fashionably late and loud as ever with updated gypsy hologram backing. (June 19th / Flicker)
NATE and the NIGHTMARES give a wonderful performance following the Dexter Romweber Duo’s show at Little Kings. (June 13th)
Photos by KJ / Copy WJAY
After unleashing their debut LP last Tuesday via CLOUD Recordings, OLD SMOKEY reveals a real “live” music video in tribute to their jingle, “All The Way Slow”. The performance was captured at Gypsy Farm by editor WJAY on the first day of Fall 2013. Thanks to the folks over at Earbuddy.net and thee spiritual assistance of Sir Stephen.
A wonderful session of stringing and singing will roam the downtown veins of Athens GA this weekend. VIEW SITE for more information.