Friday, June 27, 2008

5 shows to see this weekend

Posted By on Fri, Jun 27, 2008 at 8:18 PM

Fri., June 27


Emmylou Harris, Sam Bush, Jimmy Gaudreau and Moondi Klein. $25-$75. 7 p.m. Chastain Park Amphitheater, 4469 Stella Drive. 404-249-6400. — Chart topping new album and recent induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame, Emmylou Harris headlines this impressive lineup, followed by mandolin picker Bush and bluegrass duo Gaudrea and Klein.

Behind the Sun. Free. 10 p.m. Luby's Live, 1098 Herrington Rd. 678-442-0088. — Since Anthony Kiedis and crew aren't on tour, the next best thing is Atlanta's only Red Hot Chili Pepper tribute band, Behind the Sun.

Sat., June 28

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Cruis-o-Matic. $5. Eddie's Attics, 515-B N. McDonough St. 404-377-4976. — Founded in the 70s but influenced by the 60s, this self-proclaimed ultimate human jukebox will pound out the best tunes from classic faves like Jimi Hendrix, Buddy Holly and The Monkees.

Anthony David. $15. 9 p.m. Center Stage, 1374 W. Peachtree St. 404-249-6400. — Desert Storm vet and first artist signed to Indie.Arie's new label, Soulbird, Anthony David is half blues, half soul and totally electrifying, performing for the release of his first major-label album, Acey Ducey.

Sun., June 29

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GA to PA Tour with Seven Miles Walking and Uppers Downers Screamers Laughers. $6. The Five Spot, 1123 Euclid Ave. 404-223-1100. — Punk rock quartet Seven Miles Walking and Orlando progressive-rock outfit Uppers Downers Screamers Laughers kick off the six-show tour at The Five Spot that'll span the East Coast in seven days.

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