Author: lisa_sammons

Athfest Day 2-3: photos

Athfest weekend in downtown Athens was a blast! Unfortunately, my best lens for low light shooting has been in the shop all summer, so I wasn’t able to get as good of indoor shots as I would’ve liked. Here are…

Athfest Day 1: photos

Friday shots from June’s Athfest in downtown Athens. The day was hindered by heavy rains that moved several headliners from the main stage into the tiny beer garden tent. Even with the deluge, the day was a blast and the…

more photos from Savannah Stopover 2018

I know this is four months late, but I figured better late than never! Cicada Rhythm: Gus Dapperton: Honduras: Lilly Hiatt:

Candler Park Music + Food Festival – write up + photos

Last month, I headed to Atlanta’s beautiful Candler Park for the Candler Park Music and Food Festival. This was a decent-sized annual festival–I had never been before, but the setup was great and it was very efficiently run, which I…

Deep Roots Festival: review + photos

I headed down to Milledgeville a few weeks ago for my first/the fourteenth annual Deep Roots Festival. I was really impressed with the lineup–for the low, low price of $8, you got to see Rainbow Kitten Surprise, Drivin N Cryin,…

Athens Popfest Saturday: Review + Photos

The last night of Athens Popfest was my favorite–I only saw three acts, but they were all phenomenal. First up was Athens rapper Lingua Franca. I had seen her before, but she was really on her game at Popfest. Her…

Athens Popfest Friday: Review + Photos

Friday’s edition of Athens Popfest was a little rough for me–I spent most of the day incredibly sore, as I tripped over a rock and bruised my tailbone pretty bad. I was only able to catch three bands. The first…

Athens Popfest Thursday: Review + Photos

I was only able to catch a few bands on Thursday at Georgia Theatre, but they were all pretty good and the lineup was a nice variety. Red Pony Clock was one of the more interesting acts I’ve seen in…

Athens Popfest Wednesday: Review + Photos

Athens Popfest is always a bittersweet event –the four day festival is always fun, but it marks the end of the student-less summer and sends Athens off with a bang back into its typical chaotic state of students, traffic, and…

Bragg Jam 2017: Write-Up + Pictures

Went down to Macon last weekend for my second edition of Bragg Jam. Such a well-run festival with lots of great venues and artists, it’s really a pleasure to go to and more than worth the drive. The first act…