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John Legend charms Atlanta fans at Chastain

10:02 am May. 20, 2017

It seems fitting that John Legend would begin Friday night’s show at Chastain Park Amphitheatre with “

From there, he told the story of the birth of his baby daughter Luna Simone, who he says came

Atlanta Concerts this week: Trey Songz, Sigur Ros

1:35 pm May. 19, 2017

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene

FRIDAY

Funk Fest Atlanta

The festival is the first event at Wolf Creek since concert behemoth Live Nation took over operations at the beleaguered amphitheater in December. The three-day musical gathering will spotlight

The B-52s add second show at Atlanta Symphony Hall

4:43 pm May. 17, 2017

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene

The B-52s are celebrating their 40th anniversary with not one, but two shows at Atlanta Symphony Hall this fall.

The band, which burst out of Athens in the late-‘70s with the eternally weird “Rock Lobster,” has nearly sold out its Sept. 15 concert at the venue, so a second date has been added for 8 p.m. Sept. 14.

Those tickets are $49.50-$125.50 and will go on sale at