Music, competitions, kids’ activities featured during all-day Sasser gathering
Four local bands will perform Saturday during the daylong Sasser Tailgate Jam.
Festival’s highlights start with headliners Eminem, Jack White
Music Midtwon 2014 kicks off at 4:30 this afternoon with dueling headliners on at 9 p.m.
Kiwanis Club of Dougherty County cancels Eliminate Dance
The Kiwanis club of Dougherty County announced Monday that the organization is cancelling its “Eliminate Dance” which had been scheduled for this Friday night.
Lee County music star will be first to perform on Today show digital-exclsuive format
“The Orange Room,” a social media offshoot of the “Today” program, will feature Phillip Phillips of Lee County performing.
THE OLD ROCKER: Ricky Nelson had biggest advantage of any teen TV actor turned singer
Nelson, 16, introduced his first record, a cover of the Fats Domino hit “I’m Walkin’,“ on the TV show on April 10, 1957. The song quickly climbed to No. 4 on the charts. The flip side, “A Teenager’s Romance,” reached No. 2.
Fitz and the Tantrums to play day 2 of Music Midtown in Atlanta during busy touring year
Since rocketing to the top of the charts nearly four years ago, Los Angeles-based neo/soul, indie pop outfit Fitz and the Tantrums has been riding a wave of critical and populart acclaim that will carry them to Atlanta’s Music Midtown festival next weekend.
R&B sensations to play Donald Tucker Civic Center
Next week up-and-coming R&B sensation Anthony David will join platinum recording artist Anthony Hamilton and comedian Tyler Craig for a special concert at Tallahassee’s Donald Tucker Civic Center.
Grammy winner Chuck Leavell to play Rylander Theatre
Grammy winning musician and renowed keyboardist Chuck Leavell will perform a special show next Saturday night at Americus’ historic Rylander Theater.
Tommy Gregors speaks of efforts to build up two Albany attractions
Gregors said that, in 2008, a merger was considered for RiverQuarium and Thronateeska. After structural differences of the two organizations were examined, an operational agreement to share resources came through the following year.
The following is a list of events happening in metro Albany and Southwest Georgia this week.
Tickets available for the charity event
Area couples who enjoy “tripping the light fantastic” have an upcoming opportunity for dinner, music, and a dance contest.
Apple is giving away U2's new album, "Songs of Innocence," for free on its iTunes store through Oct. 13.
The Marvel misfits are nearing $300 million at domestic theaters
“Guardians of the Galaxy” has been No. 1 with ticket buyers for four of the six weeks it has been showing.
THE OLD ROCKER: Elite British musicians had staying power
When The Beatles came to America 50 years ago in 1964, there were 22 No. 1 hits during that year, nine of which were done by British Invaders. Six were by The Beatles and one each by Peter & Gordon, The Animals and Manfred Mann. They controlled the No. 1 slot for 25 weeks.
Albany Flint RiverQuarium celebration features butteflies
The Albany Flint RiverQuarium ten-year birthday celebrations features a butterfly theme.