Friday, June 13th
Joshua Neal EP Release Party at Sochi Gallery
Joshua Neal has been in the studio during the last few months working with what appears to be an all star cast of Macon artists. Pictures from the sessions have shown Steve Moretti of Macon Pops and local hip-hop favorite Floco Torres in the studio as well. However, the sessions have been kept under wraps, so the first opportunity to hear the songs from Macons newest pop artist is this special release party at Sochi Gallery on Second Street in downtown Macon. 7 p.m. 18 and up. Free.
Crane at the Hummingbird Stage and Taproom
Crane is a rock band from Atlanta with many musical influences. However, the foundation that all those influences are built upon is Southern rock. Known for getting nasty with their music in their live performances, this high-energy show is sure to make you move. 10 p.m. 21 and up. $5.
Sunday, June 15
Geoff Achinson at the 567 Center for Renewal
Melbourne, Australia, is not what comes to mind when you think of blues music. However, thats where Geoff Achinson calls home. His blues playing talents earned him the highly respected Albert King Award for Most Promising Guitarist in 1995 and that was followed by a Gibson Guitars endorsement. If you love to hear really good guitar playing, this is the show for you. 7 p.m. All ages. $20.
Tuesday, June 17
Snow Wite and Nu Depth at Fresh Produce Records
Fresh Produce Records on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in downtown Macon was the recent recipient of a grant from the Knight Foundation to help bring independent music to Macon. Their shows bring fresh, new styles to Macon that wouldnt have a place to play otherwise, and this one is no exception. Snow Wite is an underground pop act, while Nu Depth is an avant garde electronic act. They will be joined by electronic DJ Svengali and Macons own Gurgle Twins. 9 p.m. All ages. Free.
Thursday, June 19
The Dirty Guvnahs and JuBee and the Morning After at Cox Capitol Theatre
The Georgia Theatre has been working with the Cox Capitol Theatre to bring some pretty exciting music to Macon. This time they bring a favorite, the Dirty Guvnahs from Knoxville, Tennessee, and team them up with hometown favorites, JuBee and the Morning After. This night of roots rock meets funk is sure to be one of the best nights of music weve seen in awhile. Doors open at 7 p.m. Under 18 must be accompanied by a guardian. $12-$15.