Atlanta music, concerts and entertainment

The Fred announces summer series lineup featuring 38 Special, Commodores and more

12:53 pm Mar. 7, 2018

This summer, the Fred in Peachtree City welcomes some of the most legendary acts in R&B, Rock and Pop.

The 2018 Fred Summer Concert series ticket package includes shows featuring The Commodores, Creedence Clearwater Revisited, 38 Special, Sister Hazel, Eddie Money and more.

Series package renewals and sales begin March 10 at noon with prices starting at $200 for lawn seats and up to $3,030 for Gold and Belgard Terrace tables

Robert Plant adds June tour dates to celebrate ‘Carry Fire’ album

5:47 pm Mar. 5, 2018

Robert Plant has added more North American tour dates to celebrate his new album, “Carry Fire.” Accompanied by the Sensational Space Shifters, Plant kicks off the tour June 8 in Atlanta at a venue to be determined.

Gallery: Through the Years with Robert Plant

Specials guests on the tour include Sheryl Crow, Los Lobos, Lucinda Williams and more. The Atlanta show features Elle King.

Presale access will be available March 7 via

Childish Gambino North American tour kicks off Sept. 6 in Atlanta

10:06 am Mar. 5, 2018

Childish Gambino a.k.a award-winning, multi-hyphenate artist Donald Glover has announced dates for his upcoming North American tour.

On Sept. 6, the month-long tour kicks off in Atlanta before heading to 13 cities across the continent ending Sept. 30 in Vancouver. Gambino, of Stone Mountain, appears in Atlanta with special guest Rae Sremmurd at Infinite Energy Arena. Tickets for the general public go on sale at 12 p.m. this Friday, March 9 

Atlanta Concert Tickets on sale this week: Chris Tomlin, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill, U2

1:41 pm Nov. 17, 2017

BY SARIA CANADAY, AJC Music Scene blog

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ATL Collective presents Funky Christmas with Bernard Purdie, Fred Wesley, Marcus King and more. 8:30 p.m. Dec 22. Variety Playhouse. $26-$36.

Foo Fighters will return to Atlanta with first concert at Georgia State Stadium

10:50 am Oct. 23, 2017


The Foo Fighters will return to Atlanta in a big way.

The band’s new slate of dates for its “Concrete & Gold” tour includes a stop at Georgia State Stadium – the first concert to be held at the venue since its transformation from Turner Field.

Foo Fighters will perform – with special guests to be announced – at 7 p.m. April 28.

Tickets for the show are $54-$94