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The Chosen Ones – November 19-22, 2010

Saturday, November 20 – A Can for A Can: Howlies and The Barreracudas @ The Star Bar

Tis the season for thanking and giving, so bring your canned food to The Star Bar on Saturday and in return for your giving, you’ll get a can of PBR. I’m not going to guarantee that it’ll be cold, but we can only hope!

Then you can be thankful for the garage punk sounds of Howlies and The Barreracudas. Howlies will be celebrating the release of their latest EP, Stunned. So stock up on your vinyl while you’re there. Also on deck, DJ Dookie Platters (Noot d’ Noot) spinning dubstep and funk til close.

The canned goods will benefit the Atlanta Community Food Bank courtesy of PBR and Whynatte will be serving up drink specials at the bar.Event presented by Esperanza Atlanta and 4th Ward Heroes. $8, 21+

Saturday, November 20 – Waking the Bates, Vegan Coke, The Sneaky Hand, Odist, and Last @ Relapse Theatre

Relapse Theatre has recently been renovated and this party is to celebrate the new space. Get your fill of progressive rock as Vegan Coke, Odist, The Sneaky Hand and LAST take you through alternate dimensions. These bands make frequent rounds at Atlanta venues, but on this night you’re priveledged to having them share one stage.Party time. Excellent.


Friday, November 19 -
Small Reactions (7″ release show), Sorry No Ferrari, Sons of Thor @ 529 9pm, $5

Maserati (CD release), Royal Thunder, Brainworlds @ The Earl $10

Wade in The Rhythm, Bodega Roja, and Sara Crawford and The Cult Following @ The Five Spot

Real Love Benefit for Alfred Real w/ Sons Of Sons, TrioSaurus and The Squirrelheads @ The Highland Inn Ballroom

Saturday, November 20 -
Wowser Bowser (EP release), This Piano Plays Itself, Co Co Ri Co, Sunspots @ The Drunken Unicorn $7 9pm

Beautiful Little Fools, Anna Bullard, The Low Days @ Kavarna Coffee FREE

Roman Photos (7″ release) @ 529

Chunklet Magazine presents: Knaves Grave, Mood Rings, Soft Powers @ The Earl $5

Abby Wren & What It Is, Marionette (Richmond, VA) @ Lenny’s Bar

Sunday, November 21 -
Aaron Lee’s Ukulele By Bicycle Tour w/ Lille and Little Horn @ Picaflor Studios

Sharon Van Etten, Junip @ The Earl

The Chosen Ones – November 2-5, 2010

Wednesday, November 3 – The Sneaky Hand, Teenage Illiterates, Hip to Death, R_Garcia @ The Star Bar

This will no doubt be a night where the rules don’t apply. The post-punk, groove and funk of The Sneaky Hand, Teenage Illiterates and Hip to Death. R_Garcia will lighten the atmosphere after the punk rock slaughter from will add his electronic manipulations to the mix, and there you have it…an awesome night of music for a mere $5.

Thursday, November 4 – Hawks and The Sunglasses Record Release w/ AkuYou @ The Earl

Hawks and The Sunglasses are doing a double record release party to celebrate Hawks’ double 7″ split with a comparable band from France, Cafe Flesh. The Sunglasses are releasing an LP called Bad/Happy. And you’ll be both bad and happy at this show. Hawks put on a live show like none other. Expect nothing and take in the madness. It’s good for you. $7

Friday, November 5 – EP3, Jungol, Stokeswood and Luther’s Boot w/Priceless the Kid @ King Plow Arts Center

This show will be held at the King Plow Center in Midtown put together by the production team of Music Matters. You get in for free if you respond to the Facebook invite! Jungol and Stokeswood are two of the hardest working bands in Atlanta with some of the most impressive sheer originality out there. Don’t miss it when they get to share the stage!You will dance.


Tuesday, November 2 – Rasputina, Faun Fables @ The Earl $15

Wednesday, November 3 – Callers, Lady Lazarus, Sara Crawford and the Cult Following @ The Drunken Unicorn

Wednesday, November 3 – The Intelligence, Balkans, Skin Jobs @ The Earl $8

Thursday, November 4 – The 54 CD Release Party @ The Five Spot

Thursday, November 4 – Jonathan Tyler & The Northern Lights, Ponderosa @ Smiths Olde Bar $12

Thursday, November 4 – Social Studies, RBTS Win, Spectralux, Nadia Marie @ The Star Bar FREE

Friday, November 5 – The Gaye Blades, The Runaway Suns, & The Barreracudas, Presented by Purge Atlanta @ 529

Friday, November 5 – Ninja Puppet Shenaniganza!!! Featuring The Imperial OPA Circus @ Eyedrum $5

Friday, November 5 – Qurious, Living Rooms, Goldilocks, Negashi Armada @ The Drunken Unicorn $5, $7

Friday, November 5 – James Hall & The Futura Bold, Abby Go Go, Ghost Party @ Smiths Olde Bar $12