How do you feel when you leave a great concert compared to when you first went in? For me, I know I always feel better, mentally and physically, tired as I may be.  I’m very interested in what music is doing to my mind and body to create suchContinue Reading

Simply put, Corinne Bailey Rae is one of the most wonderful singers in the world today!  Beautiful, spiritual, musical, warm, amazing — use any superlative you want — they all fit.  Standing in the rain 1/2 hour early, getting drenched, was worth ever second to see and hear Corinne pourContinue Reading

Balkan Beat Box One of the most energetic acts you’ll ever see and few in the crowd had ever heard of – BBB kicked off the entire festival into high gear.  Their set included many of my favorites including Bulgarian Chicks, Digital Monkey and Part of the Glory.  Of courseContinue Reading

Bring the Lowrider Band to ATL! This band had 4 original members from the incredible, legendary War, including Lee Oskar.  Their mark on the music industry is phenomenal.  Follow them and lets bring them to one of our great venues – Aisle 5, Venkman’s, City Winery, even Terminal West.  Continue Reading

A super fun site to find bands and artists you might like based on your current mood or musical taste.  Type in a band name and see what you find! Music MapContinue Reading

Anyone who grew up with funk and soul in the 70s watched Soul Train.  And all of those funkateers and wannabees (like me) watched the line dancing.  Cheryl Song reigned as the queen of the line dance for 14 years! Nice interview can be found here: Interview with Cheryl SongContinue Reading

Had the pleasure of seeing Dank perform at Smith’s Olde Bar last night and the band took me and the rest of the crowd on an aural orbit that kept the beat pumping and the heartbeats thumping. Overall set was great interspersed with Dank tunes and then accompanied by ZaleContinue Reading

Finally made it to see my buddy, Jake Keeble and his band Hedonistas open up at Smith’s Olde Bar this past Saturday.  Getting there early was worth it to catch this short but energetic set.  Jake is the frontman singer, doubling on guitar and keys, and has a great voiceContinue Reading

For me, Corinne is the #1 act at Music Midtown next weekend.  What a beautiful singer, writer and individual.  Can’t wait! Reading

What’s this? A new band at an olde bar?  On a somewhat slow night in ATL, I hit Smith’s Olde Bar to see  Porch 40 who I’d never heard of. Checked out on YouTube below and was intrigued by their funky rock sound highlighted by a pairing of sax and violin.Continue Reading