Georgia Theatre | Athens, GA
Georgia Theatre | 215 North Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA | 706-850-7670 | georgiatheatre.com/

Toubab Krewe

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TOUBAB KREWE w/ Lassine Kouyate
Wednesday - 4/4/2012
8:00 PM | 18 & Up | $12
Some music cannot be found on a map or within iTunes categories. Some music is so original it seems snatched from the great, invisible substrata that runs below all human activity, a sound aching to be born without a flag or fixed allegiance - free, questing, overflowing with immediate, tangible life. This is the music of Toubab Krewe, the vibrant Asheville, NC-based instrumental [more...]

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Alabama Shakes

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ALABAMA SHAKES w/ Lee Bains III & The Glory Fires
Thursday - 4/5/2012
8:00 PM | 18 & Up | $15
Formerly just The Shakes from Athens, AL, Now the ALABAMA SHAKES. Represent! Watch as the shakes pull shapes and bend spoons with 42 decibels of steel,tube and raw human lung power. Watch as the shakes teach ya what you don't know how: the matador, the boot knock, the hip dip, the full body seizure, the one-legged fox trot,the thunderbird,the cobra snake, the three-step, [more...]

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EOTO

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EOTO w/ Kraddy
Friday - 4/6/2012
9:00 PM | 18 & Up | $10
Jason Hann and Michael Travis (percussionist and drummer from the band The String Cheese Incident) make up this 100% improvised live Breakbeat/ House/ Drum n Bass/ Trip Hop project. Drawing from the ethos of some of the great DJ's and computer artists of the world, they use cutting edge technology to create truly original and melodic dance music in the moment, with the undeniable [more...]

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The Budos Band

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THE BUDOS BAND w/ Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires
Thursday - 4/12/2012
8:00 PM | 18 & Up | $15
The Budos Band are an "Instrumental Staten-Island Afro-Soul" outfit recording on the Daptone Records label. The band has eleven members (up to thirteen members at times) who play instrumental music that is self-described as "Afro-Soul," a term and sound which - in a recent interview - baritone saxophone player Jared Tankel elucidates as, being drawn from Ethiopian music the [more...]

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Portugal. The Man

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PORTUGAL. THE MAN w/ The Lonely Forest
Saturday - 4/14/2012
8:00 PM | All Ages | $15
"Save me, I can't be saved" - opening line from Satanic Satanist "...I don't believe." - closing line from Satanic Satanist "These two lines are like bookends to the new album. They tie into the way my dad and other people escaped to Alaska in the 70s, and represent their proud independence and courage. The album's last line finishes the thought of the first line. It [more...]

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Georgia Theatre | 215 North Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA | 706-850-7670 | georgiatheatre.com/