August2014

  • Trent Reznor, NIne Inch Nails, Charlotte NC, 7 Aug 2014

    Photos: Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden – Charlotte NC

    The two bands, who both hit the super-big-time in 1994 (NIN with The Downward Spiral and Soundgarden with Superunknown), have a few more shows before the run ends, and Trent Reznor has stated, as he usually does, that this will be the NIN last tour for a while.  ...
  • Photos: Emily Kinney

    Doing a brief spate of shows while on the filming schedule for TWD, Emily was endearing to listen to as she played songs from her two EPs, “Blue Toothbrush” and “Expired Love.” After only seeing her playing the understandably stressed Beth on TWD – where she worries daily about...
  • Photos: OneRepublic

    Opening behind a scrim in giant shadow-relief with “Light It Up,” a mostly beautiful night, weather-wise, made for perfect listening conditions for the five-piece band founded in 2002 by front man Ryan Tedder and lead guitarist Zach Filkins. Touring in support of their most recent release Native, the band played  hit...
  • The Gipsy Kings at Chastain Park Ampitheater, Atlanta GA, 15 August 2014.

    Photos: Gipsy Kings

    The Gipsy Kings and their “Spanish flamenco / Romani rhapsody meets salsa funk” style tore down the house at Chastain Park in Atlanta on August 15. Dancing in the aisles was not a figure of speech at this show. It was hard to see the stage sometimes because of...
  • Photos: The Avett Brothers

    The Avett Brothers played at Verizon Wireless in Alpharetta on May 25 with special guest, the legendary Emmylou Harris, who made a surprise appearance for one song with them on stage. Photographed on behalf of Music News Atlanta – the only media granted access to shoot the whole performance...