MOLLY AND SIMONE, RACHEL BISSEX -- The dynamic duo from local band Lift -- guitarist/vocalist Molly Bancroft and drummer Simone Simonton -- play an acoustic set at the Attic tonight. Their opening act is folk/rocker Rachel Bissex. The show starts at 8 p.m. and it's 21-and-up. Eddie's Attic (Nicoll)
NIKKI SUDDEN, THE WARLOCKS -- Cult-figure Sudden, former leader of '80s post-punk band Swell Maps, is embarking on an exhaustive comeback tour. The eccentric singer's hard-to-find solo albums, beginning with Waiting on Egypt from '82, currently are being reissued. Sudden's on the road with Velvet Underground-infleuenced California band The Warlocks backing him. The Earl (Smith)
BILLY'S: Heather Luttrell
BLIND WILLIE'S: Mose Allison
BRIDGES: Piano with Bruce
BUFFALO'S-PLEASANT HILL: Karaoke
CHECKERED PARROT: Mike Russell
CHURCHILL GROUNDS JAZZ CAFE: Totally Naked jazz with Eric Vaughn, Kenny Banks, George Greir, Kebbi Williams
CJ'S LANDING: Top-of-the-Tree finals
DARK HORSE TAVERN: New Talent Night with Vito, Six, Burning Clocks
DARWIN'S: Open Blues Jam hosted by the Blues Barons
THE EARL: Nikki Sudden, the Warlocks
ECLIPSE DI LUNA: Charlie Williams (acoustic swing band)
EDDIE'S ATTIC: Molly & Simone of Lift, Rachel Bissex
1848 CAFE: Jazz
FAT MATT'S RIB SHACK: The Electromatics
40 WATT CLUB-ATHENS: Sound Track Mind, Odyssey, Tildon's Faith
FUZZY'S: Mike Veal
KAYA: Wind Down Wednesday - live jazz, spoken word, poetry
LUBY'S SPORTS BAR: Naked Truth
MARY'S: Music videos with DJ Jigsaw
MASQUERADE: New Music Showcase with Solemn, Midnight Caravan, The Valets, Kill the Messenger
MELLOW MUSHROOM-BUFORD: Keep on Shroomin'
METROPOLITAN PIZZA: Metropolitan Wednesdays
NOMENCLATURE MUSEUM: Reunion - featuring dark wave, ether pop and trance
NORTHSIDE TAVERN: Daniel "Mudcat" Dudeck
PEASANT UPTOWN: The Steven Charles Jazz Duo
PLANETJAM COTTON CLUB: MU330
POPPERS: Bill Sheffield "Acoustic Blues"
RED LIGHT CAFE: Open mic
SMITH'S OLDE BAR: Ethan and the Ewox, Juice
STAR BAR-L5P: Kickstand, Flash to Bang Time, Moto-litas
VIOLETTE RESTAURANT: Jus Jazz featuring Dave Wallis, Eddie Taylor, Dan Coy, Shack Lewis, Rita Graham and Pete the bartender
Beck and Alabama Shakes...that's about it. I'm sure there's an unknown or two I would…
Well, this years Music Midtown sucks!
I'm pretty sure he was 19.
3 people apparently love handing over an extra 40% in fees for nothing in return…
Dang. I thought they would name some actual headliners.