Atlanta music, concerts and entertainment

The Avett Brothers to perform after Atlanta Braves game this summer

11:40 am Mar. 15, 2018


The Avett Brothers will return to Atlanta for a post-Braves game this summer.

The band will perform July 26 following the team’s tilt against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Access to the concert is included with a game ticket (which can be purchased here).

A limited number of field passes for a closer view are also available for $20. Visit to

Jason Aldean comes to Atlanta to announce guests for SunTrust Park concert (and is surprised by a certain Atlanta Brave)

12:04 pm Mar. 14, 2018


Jason Aldean wanted to go big for his first concert at SunTrust Park, so he’s enlisted a bunch of pals to share the bill.

Fellow Georgians Lauren Alaina and Luke Combs will be part of the July 21 stadium blowout, as well as Hootie & The Blowfish.

Aldean said he and Brian O’Connell, president of country touring for Live Nation, were discussing “that one more act to add”

Craig Mack, early “Bad Boy” rap star, dies in South Carolina at 46

10:01 am Mar. 13, 2018

Craig Mack, who was one of the earliest breakout stars on Sean “P. Diddy” Combs’ Bad Boy Records in the mid-1990s and then faded from the music scene at least partly by choice,  died on Monday.

The 46-year-old New York native passed away from heart failure at a hospital in South Carolina, where he’d moved in recent years, the Daily News confirmed with his producer.

“God bless my friend. He was