See Kate Nash and Miya Folick play The Fillmore
English singer/songwriter Kate Nash played the Fillmore in San Francisco on April 9th, in support of her fourth record, the recently-released Yesterday Was Forever. Los Angeles-based singer Miya Folick opened.
VÉRITÉ at Irving Plaza
VÉRITÉ may have been an opening for Eden on this tour but the placed was packed out. She powered through songs and had people in tear with her cover of The 1975’s Somebody Else.
Caroline Rose and Hurry at Main Street Music
Playing an in-store at Main Street Music last Thursday, Caroline Rose and her band delivered a stupendous stripped down acoustic set to a packed store. Philadelphia-based indie-rockers Hurry followed with a brilliant set of their own.
Mirah and Secret Drum Band at Johnny Brenda’s
The glorious sounds of Mirah graced Johnny Brenda’s stage last Wednesday. With a diverse setlist that included a new song (“Energy”) and comments about an upcoming album, it was a great performance of the past and future. Secret Drum Band brought four drummers and a guitar player to weave some stunning environmental-themed percussive sounds to open the night.
See Khruangbin at Terminal West
he Houston-based trio brought their Thai funk-inspired psychedelic sound to a sold-out crowd that made a midsized venue feel like an outdoor festival stage in the middle of summer.
The Darkness and Diarrhea Planet at The Regency Ballroom
English glam-metal vets the Darkness played the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco on their Tour de Prance, while Nashville guitar squad Diarrhea Planet played an explosive opening set.
See Turnover with Mannequin Pussy at The Masquerade
The very popular “dream pop for scene kids” band made their second stop in Atlanta over the past six months, playing new songs and old. With the great punk outfit Mannequin Pussy in tow, the show was an exercise in contrasts, the crowd enjoying every bit of it.
Sorority Noise at The Masquerade
Just before taking a much acknowledged hiatus, indie rock outfit Sorority Noise played Atlanta for what hopefully won’t be the last time to a loving crowd of superfans.
Algiers and Omni play The Drunken Unicorn
Two of Atlanta’s best local outfits, the experimentalists Algiers and the post-punkers in Omni, combined for a killer bill played to a packed room.
Hinds and Albert Hammond Jr. live at Terminal West
Spanish garage rockers Hinds and one of the great guitarists of the 2000s combined for a coheadlining bill worth its salt, playing to an Atlanta crowd that had equal amounts of adoration for both.
See Palm and The Spirit of the Beehive at The Mammal Gallery
Snail Mail and Shame Rock The Masquerade
Two of indie rock’s quickest rising acts, the Matador-signed Snail Mail and the British punk outfit Shame played a bill that many will be regretting missing out on in the years to come.
See the duo Sylvan Esso at The Tabernacle
One of indie pop’s most popular acts for several years, the wife and husband duo Sylvan Esso found magic in the energy of a sold-out room in Atlanta.
MGMT at Coca-Cola Roxy
Having recently surpassed a decade of notoriety, the Connecticut-originating synthpop group took the road show behind their newest effort Little Dark Age to Atlanta, mixing their old hits with newer choices.
MGMT Play Brooklyn Steel
Get your tickets now for the May 7th show at the Fillmore Auditorium.