Month: August 2016

New Music Monday – 8/29/16

It’s time for another New Music Monday, and we kick off this week’s segment with new tracks from three Savannah-based acts — COEDS, Clay Hodges, and Nightingale News. Enjoy. COEDS Savannah “Push” from Thrill Me!, coming soon from New Granada…

Joni Mitchell tribute by Jenny Woodruff at the Lucas – review

The summer after I graduated from high school, I spent a week with my friend Kora Radella — now a dance professor at Kenyon College and co-founder/choreographer of Boomerang Dance — at her mom’s home in Urbana, Illinois. That was…

EZLVR, Cheap Chick and Sad Wings of Destiny at The Jinx – photos

In celebration of Emily’s birthday, The Jinx rounded up some of the favorite cover bands Savannah has seen at Halloweens past. EZLVR (Blondie), Cheap Chick (Cheap Trick) and Sad Wings of Destiny (Judas Priest) hit the stage to a packed…

Athens Popfest – review + photos

After a five year hiatus, Athens Popfest returned with a bang last week. The four day festival began the day before UGA classes started back, and as such, it felt like a last celebration of the townies before the students…

The Wrecking Ball 2016 Saturday – photos

Well, my original plan was to do all of The Wrecking Ball, VIP, but it didn’t work out that way. Actually, let me back up a bit…my main reason for attending Wrecking Ball was to see Drive Like Jehu, the…

New Music Monday – 8/22/16

We’re back with another New Music Monday — a weekly feature that includes new (and newish) songs and records that our contributors recommend. We’re all over the map again this week. Enjoy. The Menzingers Philadelphia, PA “Lookers” The Menzingers newest…

Pre-Statts Fest at The Jinx with Black Tusk, Bear Fight, Hotplate, Lies in Stone – photos

This year’s Statts Fest will be at Grayson Stadium — click here for our first preview of this great community event — but the folks at The Jinx recently hosted a pre-festival show, with proceeds directly supporting Jason Statts. It…

Larry Jack’s Magical Music Tour 8/18/16 – 8/24/16

Hey guys, This looks like a pretty good weekend around town. There are a few shows that are¬†worth pointing out. The show at the Jinx on Thursday must be a big deal, but I think I am a little too…

New Music Monday – 8/15/16

And here’s another of our New Music Mondays. Please click on through the embedded media to support the artists. Hiss Golden Messenger Durham, NC “Biloxi” from Heart Like a Levee out October 7 on Merge Records Right about now, you’re…

Larry Jack’s Magical Music Tour – 8/11/16 – 8/16/16

Hey guys, Another big week around town. No time to talk about it, I am getting ready to head out tonight. A few quick shows to take note of this week: Independents at Wormhole, the Jinx show on Saturday, Trae…