FRIDAY, JUNE 15 

BROOKS & DUNN, TOBY KEITH, MONTGOMERY GENTRY, KEITH URBAN, CLETUS T. JUDD -- As the country music industry laments its loss of sales power over the past few years, revue-style concerts such as this and the recent George Strait tour have become quite popular. Loaded up with testosterone, most of these acts sound more rock than country, and the obnoxious comedian Judd is the emcee. Spare yourself the boredom, stay home and watch reruns. HiFi Buys Amphitheatre (Kelly)

DOMINO KINGS -- See Record Reviews. Echo Lounge (Kelly)

FRANTIC FLATTOPS, FORTY-FIVES -- Unchained '50s-style rockabilly is in order when the Flattops take the stage. Be sure, though, to arrive early enough to enjoy some '60s-style garage rock from the Forty-Fives, whose name is drawn from the old 7-inch vinyl format, but whose power evokes the military handgun caliber. Star Bar (Nicoll)

HELL MACH FOUR, SCI-FU -- Moodswing Records' prime movers Hell Mach Four have been working on their sound for seven years, currently moving through a jazzed-up Jesus Lizard, eclectic Dischord style. Tight chord changes, emotional melodies and bursts of throbbing bass leave all necks sore. Athens quartet Sci-Fu also have come a long way, from metal to more experimental. Also opening are the Remuxers. Bring yer sweatbands, this will be one energetic show. The Earl (Khalid)

MANDORICO -- There are delicious south-of-the-border flavorings sprinkled liberally throughout the fiery Latin dance-rock of this solid Atlanta combo. For a little spice into your nightlife -- just be sure to wear your most comfortable shoes. Your feet will be smolderin'! Smith's Olde Bar (Nicoll)

MARY MARY, GENERATION J -- Popular gospel/R&B duo Mary Mary headline a free concert brought to you by Creflo Dollar's World Changers empire. Opening act Generation J is a family quartet that records for local label Arrow Records, a division of World Changers run by Dollar's wife Taffi. World Changers Church International/College Park (Sarig)

MORBID ANGEL -- Hailing from the infernal, bubbling pits of, er, Tampa, Morbid Angel continue grinding out their cheerful metallic odes to death, pestilence and horned goat-gods. The converted will doubtlessly flock to the show, leaving the rest of us to ponder the irony of the Sunshine State's remarkable ability to produce such a disproportionate number of death metal bands. PlanetJam Cotton Club (Robertson)

QUEENIE MULLINIX, RICHARD BICKNELL -- Tonight's double-bill showcases two strong local singer/songwriters. Mullinix evokes a classic country/pop sound, while Bicknell relies on a more straightforward acoustic-rock approach. Anthony's Music Hall (Sarig)

DONNY OSMOND -- See Show 'n' Tell. Fox Theatre (York)

REPARTEE -- With cool beats and melodic rhythms, Repartee's sway-your-shoulders brand of jazz has a touch of Miles Davis and a hint of Medeski, Martin and Wood spice. This trio, while not as experimental as they are original, combine the best elements of classic, quality, improvisational jazz. Apache Café (Mossman)

SKROL, EINLEITUNGSZEIT, SCHLOSS TEGAL, JOE CHRIST -- Brutal in its approach, yet glorious in its symphonic grandeur, the sounds of Skrol (Czech Republic) recall the monolithic ambience of early Laibach and dark oratories of The Moon Lay Hidden Beneath A Cloud. Similarly, Slovakia's Einleitungszeit fills hidden chambers with thick percussion and coarse sheets of deep sonic madness. Schloss Tegal (from the U.S.) renders alien sounds even darker via manipulation. Local filmmaker Joe Christ screens some of his work as well. Eyedrum (Foy)

STOOL SAMPLE -- If your memories of hardcore punk involve youthful idealism, political action and a strong work ethic, consider local trio Stool Sample an extremely rude awakening. Tonight the group celebrates its debut full-length, Everything Went Brown, which collects dynamically challenged old and new material focused exclusively on violent sex, scatology, pedophilia, incest and a level of misogyny that makes Eminem look like Tori Amos. With a measure of irony or subversive commentary, it would be merely tasteless; void of that, it's beyond obscene. 9 Lives Saloon (Sarig)

VERTICAL HORIZON, WILL HOGE, MODERN HERO -- Even diehard VH1 fans are probably tired of seeing their heroes come through town yet again, flogging the same old songs from their played-out, two-year-old major label debut. But the show's free, and those who get there early can catch firebrand Hoge, whose anthemic rocking is perfect for outdoor stages. The local openers have a handful of catchy soul/rock tunes too, and singer/songwriter Jeffrey Butts exudes enough stage presence to turn heads. Centennial Olympic Park (Horowitz)

WYNONNA -- The younger Judd, who plays for the wine and brie crowd on the north side of town, has an amazing voice but does some of the lamest faux-pop material ever heard. She used to sing great country songs with her mama, but in the past few years she seems to be searching for her own identity, with no luck. She scares me. Chastain Park Amphitheater (Kelly)

ANDALUZ: Duo Latino

ANTHONY'S-DECATUR: Queenie Mullinix, Richard Bicknell

APACHE CAFE: Repartee

B-52'S: Remi, Dexter, Papa Ganda

BILLY'S: Mike Renna

BLIND WILLIE'S: Houserocker Johnson & the Shadows

BLUE RACCOON: Austin Brashier Band

BRANDYHOUSE: Ghost Trane, Mike Hartnet & the Aliens

BRIDGES: Jazz with the Sharp Four

BUFFALO'S-PLEASANT HILL: Karaoke

CAJUN KITCHEN: Mood Food

CENTENNIAL PARK: Vertical Horizon, Will Hoge, Modern Hero

THE CHAMBER: Alabaster - progressive hits

CHASTAIN AMPHITHEATER: Wynonna

CHECKERED PARROT: The Talk

CHIP'S-WINDER: Tinsley Ellis

CJ'S LANDING: Homemade Jam, Dan Random

COMEAUX'S: Blues in the House

CLUB RARITY: DJ Das Wright

CLUB VENUS: DJ Gary B.

DADDY D'Z: Kindle Williams Sr. & Blue Soul

DAILEY'S DOWNSTAIRS: Atlanta Blaze

DARK HORSE TAVERN: Damien Carter, Blankety Blank, Dylan Young

DARWIN'S: Johnny Knox

THE EARL: The Remuxers, Hell Mach 4, Scifu

ECHO LOUNGE: Star Room Boys, Domino Kings, Amy Pike

ECLIPSE DI LUNA: Kim Rushing Band Jazz Quartet

EDDIE'S ATTIC: Pottsville Folk Festival with Dave Potts, Steven Jackson, Jeffery Hyde Thompson, Karen Reynolds, Rob Seals, Kit Rodgers, Stefanie Fix

1848 CAFE-ALPHARETTA: Jazz Trio, Live Music

EYEDRUM: Skrol, Einleitungszeit, Schloss Tegal, Joe Christ

FAT MATT'S RIB SHACK: Blues Boy Slim

40 WATT CLUB-ATHENS: Sick Speed, Quarter Inch Jack, XXX Hardrive

FOX THEATER: Donny Osmond

FUNNY FARM: Dennis Ross, Tom Wilson

FUZZY'S: Mike Veal

HARVEST CAFE: Aerial

HEMINGWAY'S: A1A

HIFI BUYS AMPHITHEATRE: Brooks & Dunn, the Neon Circus Wild West Show with Toby Keith, Montgomery Gentry, Keith Urban

INTERNATIONAL ARTIST GUILD: Sin Cee Lay, DJ Egypt, Fari, Aqua Venus, DJs Just P, Osmosis & Special C

JAKE'S ROADHOUSE: Rodger HW

KAYA: Northern Exposure with V-103's Frank Ski, DJ Kemit, Buddy and J-Nice playing house and hip-hop plus soul/funk

KAZOO'S: Band X

KILLER CREEK: Showtyme Jazz Duo

LAST GREAT WATERING HOLE: Southbound

LITTLE TURNIPTOWN OVERNIGHT MUSIC JAM: Robby Krieger of the Doors, Bloodkin

LUBY'S: Stuart Sullivan

MARY'S: Music videos with DJ Jigsaw

MASQUERADE: Junkman's Attic Showcase

MCCOLGAN'S IRISH PUBLIC HOUSE: Sabin

METROPOLITAN PIZZA: DJ Dance

MURPHY'S LAW: Alien

9 LIVES SALOON: Spectremen, Reeb, Stool Sample

NOMENCLATURE MUSEUM: SoCo Audio Fridays with DJs Michael Scott and Marcos Pieras

NORTHSIDE TAVERN: Electromatics

THE OFFICE: Uncle Don's Bullet-Proof Band

PECKERHEAD BREWERY-DOUGLASVILLE: Andrew Black

PIPER'S PUB: Live music

PLANETJAM COTTON CLUB: Morbid Angel

POOR RICHARDS' PUB: Noble Jones

POPPER'S: Second Hand Smoke

QUEEN OF SHEEBA: Live jazz

RED LIGHT CAFE: Steel Blue & the Dappled Greys

SAMBUCA JAZZ CAFE: Melanie Massell

SCROOGE'S: Stacey James

SMITH'S OLDE BAR: Emma Gibbs Band, Tommy Thompson Band, the Faults

SOMBER REPTILE: Drift, Hooray For Buzzy, Kringshaw, Method 1, Days Work Dime

STAR BAR-L5P: Frantic Flattops, Forty-Fives

STUDIO CENTRAL: Funky Friday featuring The Downtown AfterWork Happy Hour Set with live jazz by Seven

SWEET DEVIL MOON: Live music

TACO MAC: Ron Cooley & Hard Times

TEN27: DJ Drama and J-Sun

THAD & JOE'S: Heather Luttrell

UGLY MUG PUB: Seni and Desanto

UNDERGROUND ATLANTA: Sean Costello & the Jive Bombers

VARIETY PLAYHOUSE: David Wilcox, Lucy Kaplansky

THE VAULT: Retro Wave with DJ Caz10

WHISKER'S TAVERN-DUNWOODY: Step

WILD WING CAFE: Gordon Shay Band

WOODEN NICKEL: All Stars

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