This Month In Atlanta // December

 

 

Altered Means' EXTREME WEATHER exhibition opens this Thursday night at Murmur.

Altered Means' EXTREME WEATHER exhibition opens this Thursday night at Murmur.


Monday, November 30


Voices Carry: A Poetry Reading @ Georgia Center for the Book at DCPL

Featuring Cecilia Woloch, Michelle Castleberry, Melisa Cahnmann-Taylor, Theresa Davis, hosted by Collin Kelley.

ㄣㄣㄣ A BLESSING FROM HEAVEN, 4 ㄣㄣㄣ @ 529

Featuring music from Vision Kaushik (Vision Kaushik), Tankorean (Thomas Ulysses),  Memory Cards (Zane Durfee, Decker D'Alessio, Nick Lowery), Rin Larping (Lindsay Smith), and Cosmic Trigger (Gage Gilmore).



Tuesday, December 1


Mammal's Only Open Mic @ The Mammal Gallery



Wednesday, December 2


Song Missing Presents BOHEMIATLANTAN RHAPSODY @ The Village Theatre

Comedy, Writing, and Music Based on the Songs of Queen, featuring Chris Ledford, Noel Stephen, Laura Relyea, Nicholas Tecosky, Bobbin Wages, Chelsea Wildflower Lofting Weyler, Kevin Forest Moreau, Chris Alonzo, Theresa Davis, Greg Behrens, Christopher Robinson, Noah Kess, Aaron Akins, Ryan Huff, and Noel Hart.

Fontaine, Araim and Boecker @ Elliott Street Deli and Pub



Thursday, December 3


EXTREME WEATHER group show, curated by ALTERED MEANS @ Murmur

Featuring Mike Calway-Fagen, Channel Two, Rachel Garceau, Valerie George/Nam June Psyche, Kelly Kristin Jones, Jeff Kolar, Valerie Oliveiro, Karen Touches, Marcia Vaitsman, and Olivia Valentine.

Ladie's Night @ The Village Theatre

Showcase of shorts, sketches, and comedy. 



Friday, December 4


The First Annual Bear Kids Recordings Showcase @ 529

Featuring Small Reactions, Wasted Wine (Greenville, SC), Pony League (fka Cute Boots), and Coma Girls.

"I Promised I Wouldn't Do This" - An art show by Barry Lee & Friends @ Octane Coffee

Graphic Scores Concert 2 @ Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery

2 scores (Omega by Cody Brookshire and pages 260-1 from Graphic Presentation by Willard C Brinton) will be played twice, by 2 separate groups, featuring Chelsea Dunn, Matt Goethe, Hiron Roy, Al Matthews, Mason Brown, Jeff Crompton, Olivia Kiefer, Caleb Herron, Brandon Dodge, and Paul Stevens.

Bowmania2015w/SAMADHA/HIGH BIAS/200s/ERV LOCKETT/MANNY TORRES (PAINTING) @ The Mammal Gallery



Saturday, December 5


"It's not Us, It's You" Beep Beep's last show! @ Beep Beep Gallery

Artists include Jason Kofke, Michi Meko, Born, Alex Kvares, Jason R. Butcher, Lucha Rodriguez , Ann-Marie Manker, Dorothy Stucki and Bo Orr, Sam Parker, Matt Relkin, Mike Germon, Jason Murphy, Katie Ridley, Steven Dixey, Santhina Phansavanh, Evereman, Aubrey Pope, Elizabeth Weber, Romy Aura Maloon, Jessica Caldas, and Joe Tsambiras.

Make Me a Mixtape; Women Who Rock @ Hodgepodge Coffee House

Over 30 artists create a piece inspired by one of their favorite female recording artists.

Deck The Walls @ DooGallery

11th annual  art show where the art is made from or on Skateboards. 

Mega Party "IV" @ The Cleaners

Featuring music by The Cradle (NY), Old Table (NY), Gashound, Hellier Ulysses, and Aalborg Group.



Monday, December 7


Naked City @ The Goat Farm Arts Center

The theme for this month's crowd-sourced, literary performance variety show is "ENVY."



Tuesday, December 8


Liquor Store w/ Skin Jobs & Waste Layer @ The EARL

CITY RATS SOCIAL W/ DINOS BOYS, ILLEGAL DRUGS AND DAGGERS @ 529



Wednesday, December 9


A Very Merry WRITE CLUB [Holiday] 5 @ Highland inn Ballroom Lounge

Featuring Suehyla El-Attar (Blessing) v Topher Payne (Curse), Mauree Culberson (Sinner) v Megan Leahy (Saint), and Myke Johns (Joy) v Chris Alonzo (Sorrow).

ANIMALS' GUIDE to SUICIDE VOL. 2 book release PARTY! @ My Parents' Basement

Kerchief /// Snoot /// Eureka Failure /// Blood Plums @ The Mammal Gallery



Thursday, December 10


OPENING // Sarah Emerson @ The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia

The Unbearable Flatness of Being is a panoramic painting installation where there are eighteen individual paintings that can be combined to create one expansive landscape.

Faun and a Pan Flute :/: Red Sea :/: Clothes @ The Mammal Gallery



Friday, December 11


MINT's Annual Postcard Pin-Up Show @ MINT

Exhibition is Friday and Saturday night. 

Members Exhibition: Pressing Matters VI @ Binders Art Supplies and Frames



Saturday, December 12


The Variety Show: Ladies First (Who Run this Mother) @ Downtown Players Club

A free one night performance event organized by Haylee Anne and Angela Bortone, featuring eyeCandle, Jessica Caldas, Angela Davis Johnson, Hez Stalcup, Lindsay Smith, Iman Person, Sarah Shipman, and host Laura Lewis.

Shepherds Plays Exit Youth: Release Show w/ Coma Girls + Slang @ The Drunken Unicorn



Sunday, December 13


Nude Tayne, Dendera Bloodbath, 1/2 dux-crispy, Bold Ashes @ Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery

C4 Atlanta Ugly Sweater Holiday Potluck @ Fuse Arts Center



Monday, December 14


dogs on acid ~ year of glad ~ the hotels ~ the magic fountain ~ cuttlefish agenda ~ girlsloth @ WonderRoot



Wednesday, December 16


Scene Missing Presents THE FORCE ATLANTANS @ Highland Inn Ballroom Lounge

Music, Writing, And Comedy About Star Wars featuring Dani Herd, Olive Lynch, Nicolette Emanuelle, Twinhead Theatre, Tribe One, Greg Behrens, Vas Sanchez, Jason Mallory and Julian Modugno.

SPEEDY ORTIZ, Aye Nako, Suno Deko @ The Drunken Unicorn



Thursday, December 17


dis.closure @ MINT

MINT Internship Program Exhibition featuring Inkyeong Baek, Amelia Baxter, Abby Bullard, Ena Kadric, and Taylor Lee.



Friday, December 18


JEFFREY BüTZER AND T.T. MAHONY PERFORM VINCE GUARALDI'S "A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS" @ The EARL

Featuring Book of Colors and Jeffrey Butzer and the Bicycle Eaters, Friday and Saturday night. 

~ladies night~ but in a not creepy way H.O.U.S.E. S.H.O.W. @ 1062 Center St 

Featuring FEMIGNOME (solo set), COCO & CLAIRCLAIR, PENNY LAME, REALLY SORRY and JAXRENE.

B.D.R. TERRIBLE SWEATER PARTY 2015 @ Union EAV

Featuring Twin Criminal (EP Release Show, Blazers (members of CHEW, Swank Sinatra, Hello Cobra), DOPEGOAT (heavy psych ft. Matt from Cinema Novo), and Hot Wives.



Saturday, December 19


Mammal's Holiday Artist Market & Yard Sale ft. Santa @ The Mammal Gallery

RESPITE 8 (the year of the octopus) @ The Mammal Gallery

Featuring Brainworlds, Rin Larping, Cave Bat, Fiatnil, Jon Ciliberto, Unit Charge, Box Elder, and Duet for Theremin and Lap Steel.

The Holiday Puckin' Fuppet Show @ The Village Theater

~winter wonderland house show~ w/ Sea Ghost, Femignome, Heavy Eyes @ 530 Federal Terrace

Hip to Death EP Release Show w/ Resons, Twin Trances, and The Marrows @ The Drunken Unicorn



Monday, December 21


Nana Grizol / The Wild / Femignome / Madeline / Toby Foster @ The Masquerade



Thursday, December 31


New Years Eve w/ LITTLE TYBEE, Small Reactions, & Fantasy Guys @ The Drunken Unicorn

THE COATHANGERS / BLACK LINEN / BAD SPELL/ THE GARTRELLS @ The EARL

BABY BABY // COUSIN DAN // HIBTB //SYDNEY ELOISE STAR BAR NYE 2015 @ Star Bar



Saturday, January 2


Pregnant <> Suffer Dragon <> Clothes @ The Cleaners

Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun, Hank & Cupcakes, Death of Paris @ The Earl