This Week In Atlanta // Recommended Shows and Events January 25 - 31

Ladyfest Atlanta & Southern Fried Queer Pride present READING RAINBOW: Radical Literature Pop-Up this Saturday night at Murmur.

Ladyfest Atlanta & Southern Fried Queer Pride present READING RAINBOW: Radical Literature Pop-Up this Saturday night at Murmur.



Monday, January 25


DOT.S // 100 Watt Horse // Moses Nesh // Liminal Space @ 529

Vicious Circle Writers Group @ WonderRoot



Tuesday, January 26


Artist Talk: Sarah Emerson, "The Unbearable Flatness of Being" @ The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia

Carapace Raconteurs @ Venkman's

The theme for this month's storytelling open mic is "Obsessed."



Wednesday, January 27


ARTIST TALK with Mary Stuart Hall @ MINT

January Fireside @ Downtown Players Club

A pop up art salons for artists of varying disciplines to engage in non-hierarchical creative exchange, using the format of a regularly held dinner gathering, participants enjoy food, culture, conversation and collaboration.

WERC Presents Duos @ El Bar

Featuring Jeremy//Avalon x DJ Kerosene, Hourglass x DJ Empress Rah, Thrice Groove x Florista, and Xavier BLK x 100K.

Wake, Grammar Tree, Chew, Okinawa88 @ 529

FAREWELL AVERY w/ Uniform, GHB, Enoch Ramone Death Stuff @ The Earl



Thursday, January 28


Pre-INC Atlanta @ Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery

Pre-International Noise Conference 2016 featuring 15 minute sets, 17 acts back to back.

ART MEETS MUSIC: An exclusive event in support of Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta @ Westside Cultural Arts Center

Sorry, Mom! we're having a party @ The Sewing Room

Featuring Not Having Fun (punk af),GAHM (Awful Records), Culture Vulture (Savannah), Grand (Athens), and Undesirable People. (Detroit).



Friday, January 29


PATTERNS OF FLIGHT ARTIST TALK & CLOSING RECEPTION @ Gallery 72

The Creatives Project exhibiting resident artists are: Namwon Choi, Molly Rose Freeman, Angus Galloway, Jason Kofke, Nick Madden, Megan Mosholder, and Spencer Murrill.

Fall Line Projects presents / Dinner and a Screening @ The Low Museum

West Side Social @ Westside Cultural Arts Center

A monthly creative social for Atlanta's artists and creatives, featuring new works, food, and music.

Herobust I'm Aloud EP Release Party @ Terminal West



Saturday, January 30


READING RAINBOW: Radical Literature Pop-Up @ Murmur

Ladyfest Atlanta & Southern Fried Queer Pride present an evening of literature, zine making, and open mic readings.

Personal Politics Exhibition Opening Reception @ The Hudgens Center for the Arts

Featuring works by: Jamaal Barber, Jessica Caldas, Alfred Conteh, Drek Davis, Jessica Scott Felder, Shanequa Gay, Deborah R. Grayson, Carlton D. Mackey, Masud Olufani, Iman Person, and Dante Yarbrough.

The Black Man Simulator by Deigratia Daniels @ Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery

Using virtual reality and augmented reality techniques, similar to what are used to create video games, the Black Man Simulator will walk people through experiences black men commonly face.

Dizzy Youth Workshop Series: Coloring Book, Storybook @ Hodgepodge Coffee House

At this workshop curated by Grace Thornton, kids will use markers, crayons, and colored pencils to fill in a custom coloring book Murmur has created with drawings donated by local artists including Ashley Anderson, Jason Murphy, Jeremiah McCleary, and Becky Furey.

Atlanta Explained @ The Village Theatre

Presented by the Atlanta Banana.

WRAY (Birmingham) & SEA GHOST w/ Sleep Dance & Really Sorry @ The Mammal Gallery

Tedo Stone | Oak House | Sydney Eloise & The Palms @ The EARL

Dromez ~ Rin Larping ~ Chelsea Dunn ~ Celines @ Cherubs' Den



Sunday, January 31


Ladylike, a variety show @ The Village Theatre

A variety show created by women, for women.

Dude, Where's My Poetry? @ 193 Woodrow St.

Featuring readers Jeanne Davis, Hannah Lawless and Alx Johns with musical guests JJ Posway and Evan Tyor of Scooterbabe.

TAG TEAM GOES TO HAWAII @ The EARL

 Featuring The Compartmentalizationists, Tag Team, A Drug Called Tradition, Sisters of Your Sunshine Vapor, and Nest Egg.

JITTERS^CLOTHES^^HELLO COBRA^^BOLD ASHES__ANTi-HESITAToR @ Fresh Produce Records