Events Recommended by Degenerate Press
May 17, Friday
DJ Romeo Cologne returns to the Star Bar. “This event is a fundraiser to aid SOHFGA, an animal rescue, adoption and outreach charity in Atlanta. DJ Romeo Cologne volunteers his services to this show and donating 100% of all door receipts to help abandoned, abused and neglected animals. $10. Cover. Doors open at 10:00. This will be a grand event! Everyone will be dressed in their finest threads and show off their smooth dance moves as they party to Romeo’s legendary Funk and Disco music.”
May 18, Saturday
Captured! by Robots at The Earl.
May 21, Tuesday
7th annual Bob Dylan Birthday Bash at The Earl, hosted by Chickens N Pigs. Lots of local talent, and all proceeds benefit http://www.ovariancycle.org/, an organization working to develop an early detection test for ovarian cancer.
May 24, Friday
Ruby Velle & the Soulphonics at Terminal West, with Heavy Chevy, DJ Agent 45.
Bubbapalooza at the Star Bar: The Belmont Playboys, Hi-Test, Ghost Riders Car Club, The Blacktop Rockets, Am Gold, Slim Chance And The Convicts. Doors 7pm, showtime 8pm, $10.
May 25, Saturday
Bubbapalooza continues at the Star Bar: The Twistin’ Tarantulas, Jason Ringenberg, The Billygoats, Jimbo Mathus & The Tri-State Coalition, Caroline & The Ramblers, Cletis & His City Cousins, El Capitan & The Band With No Name, McPherson Struts, Grim Rooster. Little Vinyl surf lounge downstairs features The Mystery Men, The Intoxicators, Kill Baby, Kill. Bbq by Slopes. Doors 4pm, showtime 5pm, $15.
Drunken Unicorn has Fiend Without A Face, The Purkinje Shift, Ricer.
May 26, Sunday
You’ve got tomorrow off for Memorial Day so you could hit the Star Bar tonight for The Coathangers, Dinos Boys, Ravagers, Savage Pinks, and Gun Powder Gray.
May 28, Tuesday
Fritz Lang’s 1927 science fiction masterpiece Metropolis is presented with a live performance by Sonic Generator of Martin Matalon’s new musical score. Sonic Generator’s performance—featuring sixteen instrumentalists and electronic sounds—will present the American premiere of Matalon’s score for this newly restored edition. Performed on the piazza at the Woodruff Arts Center with the film screened dramatically onto the High Museum of Art. Bring your own beach chairs and blankets.
June 1, Saturday
The Thermals at Drunken Unicorn.
June 2, Sunday
The Official Rock N Roll Monster Bash at Starlight Drive In. Bands all day, movies at night: The Devil’s Rain; Evil Dead 2.
June 7, Friday
Noot d’Noot at The Earl, with Sailing to Denver, and City Mouse.
June 8, Saturday
Toons from the Tombs, a festival in Oakland Cemetery, features tons of local music and food. 1-8PM, www.tunesfromthetombs.com
June 14, Friday
Fox Theatre’s Summer Film series kicks off with Raiders of the Lost Ark. It’s a great place to see this film, as well as some of the other more sweeping, cinematic features (Lawrence of Arabia while surrounded by the Fox’s minarets? Top that!) http://www.foxtheatre.org/ccff2013/oz.aspx
June 14, Friday
Fox Theatre’s Summer Film series features Lawrence of Arabia tonight. http://www.foxtheatre.org/ccff2013/oz.aspx
Joel Hodgson joins Cineprov at The Plaza. August 10th is Joel’s one man show called Riffing Myself and on August 11th the master joins Cineprov riffing on a movie of his choice.
August 31, Saturday
Woggles, Hate Bombs reunion show, Star Bar.
World Cup Soccer in Brazil.