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‘La La Land’ coming in concert with Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

6:14 pm Mar. 27, 2017

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene

Prepare for “A Lovely Night” when the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra tackles the score of “La La Land” this fall.

While it won’t be as elaborate as the “La La Land in Concert: A Live-to-Film Celebration” announced earlier this month at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles in May (those shows will include the film’s composer Justin Hurwitz conducting the score with a 100-piece orchestra, choir and jazz

Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band return to Atlanta this fall

5:33 pm Mar. 27, 2017

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene

Ringo Starr and his All Starr Band will return to Atlanta for the first time in five years with a show this fall.

Starr and his gang since 2012 – Todd Rundgren, Gregg Rolie, Steve Lukather, Richard Page, Warren Ham and Gregg Bissonette – will perform at 8 p.m. Nov. 11 at the Fox Theatre.

Tickets are $45-$145 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. April 7

Candler Park Music & Food Festival 2017 lineup offers Joe Russo’s Almost Dead, Railroad Earth

4:28 pm Mar. 24, 2017

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene

The Candler Park Music & Food Festival returns June 2-3 with a weekend of music featuring Joe Russo’s Almost Dead, Railroad Earth, Lake Street Dive, Matisyahu, The Motet and others.

 The festival, which began eight years ago, has “grown to be a truly relevant Atlanta affair,” said Josh Antenucci, festival producer and Rival Entertainment partner.

 Along with the musical lineup, the event will offer

Watch Migos perform ‘Bad and Boujee’ with Jimmy Fallon and office supplies

11:28 am Mar. 24, 2017

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene

Migos demonstrated a new outlook on “Bad and Boujee” Thursday night when the Atlanta rap trio visited “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.”

Clad in classic desk-employee garb, the guys, along with Fallon and members of The Roots including Questlove and Captain Kirk, used office supplies such as coffee pots, a paper clip shaker and Scotch tape as background instrumentation for the song.

Take a look and listen:

Atlanta Concerts this week: V-103 ‘Pop-Up Live,’ Los Lobos

11:50 pm Mar. 23, 2017

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene

FRIDAY

Loudon Wainwright III

Last summer, the astute songwriter/humorist released the political satire song, “I Had a Dream,” which imagined a Donald Trump presidency and was complemented by a Judd Apatow-produced video. It