TALive Weekend Picks 8/15-8/17: Jonny Lang, Best of Atlanta Comedy, and more!

TALive Weekend Picks 8/15-8/17: Jonny Lang, Best of Atlanta Comedy, and more!

Friday, August 15th ATLANTA BAR-B-Q FESTIVAL Where: Atlantic Station, Atlanta GA The 6th Annual Atlanta BAR-B-Q Festival is a 2-day celebration of America’s biggest backyard pastime showcasing the South’s best BBQ cooking, great food and beverages plus live music and an interactive children’s area.  Atlanta’s top BBQ restaurants will serve up their specialties while more than 50 […]

TA Live Weekend Picks! 5/16-5/18

TA Live Weekend Picks! 5/16-5/18

Friday, May 16 The Electric Sons, NovaKord & Cousin Dan (Party in the Park pre-party) Where: The Loft in Atlanta, Georgia Get pumped up for Party in the Park with this pre-party show featuring local legends The Electric Sons, Cousin Dan, and NovaKord. The Electric Sons are an Atlanta electronic/alternative band founded by vocalist/guitarist, Andrew Miller, and keyboardist/vocalist, […]

Christmas at the Classic Center, December 14 – 22

Christmas at the Classic Center, December 14 – 22

The Classic Center in Downtown Athens, Georgia is spreading holiday cheer this year starting Saturday, December 14 and going through December 22! Christmas at The Classic Center will be a fun filled wonderland for all ages benefiting Extra Special People. Extra Special People empowers children with developmental disabilities to cultivate skills, self confidence and relationships […]

Interview: Hardy Morris Of Dead Confederate; Playing The Black Cat 5/17

Interview: Hardy Morris Of Dead Confederate; Playing The Black Cat 5/17

dead-confederate-bandFor the uninitiated, Dead Confederate is a five-piece rock band from Athens, GA whose music runs the gamut of infectious psychedelia to a uniquely southern and ferocious dirge. Although, placing labels on a band like this is rather pointless as their sound seems a constant and fluid evolution; they never seem content with abiding by the guides of one sub-genre, so maybe it’s best we just leave it at “rock” for simplicity’s sake.

With their third full-length, “In The Marrow”, recently released, Dead Confederate has been hitting the road hard sharing their new music with fans around the country. For old time’s sake, we dug up this awesome interview with Hardy Morris of Dead Confederate that’s been in our vault of interviews from a couple years back! Check it out!

What is the most outrageous gift you’ve ever received from a fan?

A fan once made a box full of odd things, like charms and guitar pics, and then remembered she forgot something and came back in with an old Mars bar, that she says she thought of me when she saw it.

How do you take your coffee?

One spoonful of sugar, unless I am hungover, in which I put some milk in it, so I am can slam it back quick! Now I have a questions for you! What do coffee and Eric Clapton have in common? They both suck without Cream! Read more about Interview: Hardy Morris Of Dead Confederate; Playing The Black Cat 5/17

Dead Confederate Coming to 529 in Atlanta, April 9

Dead Confederate Coming to 529 in Atlanta, April 9

Psychedelic southern-grunge band Dead Confederate play Atlanta this Friday, April 9. The forever touring Dead Confederate will bring their wall of sound to 529, along with openers Turf War. Dead Confederate first hit the scene after winning the 2006 Open Mic Madness competition in Atlanta. Since then the band has toured with Dinosaur Jr and Meat […]