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Top Artists to Perform at SweetWater 420 Fest

Top Artists to Perform at SweetWater 420 Fest

Atlanta will be kicking off its annual SweetWater 420 Fest this Friday, April 21 – 23. Ranking alongside Bonnaroo and Hangout Fest, SweetWater 420 Fest consistently pulls big name bands and new talent alike. The multiple-day event offers multiple-sized stages for musicians from all backgrounds to showcase new material and songs that will undoubtedly entertain. It’s set to be hosted in Centennial Park, an urban playground that skirts the city central. As for the performances scheduled for this year, check below. We know you’ll enjoy.
-MusicBham staff


WEEN
SweetWater Stage / Sunday, April 23 / 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
“Push th’ Little Daisies” became Ween’s biggest hit, but to their cult-like fanbase, it pales in comparison to their catalog. This experimental rock band draws their inspiration from funk, soul, gospel, country, and celtic reggae, among others. The world of music has been Ween’s oyster, and they’ve explored the depths of all genres through their albums. Impossible to adequately describe, Ween is a world apart from most bands you’ve heard. There is no single word that could adequately describe them, but hundreds that might pay tribute. “Adventurous” and “experimental” are two. This group, who’s been entertaining…

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Moon Hooch

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Versatility by definition is an adjective used to describe something or someone as a variable or changeable, as in feeling, purpose or policy. I could not think of a better term to describe the three piece band out of Brooklyn known as Moon Hooch. Each member is from a completely different background. Wenzl McGowen (Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone and Contrabass) was born in the Canary Islands. Mike Wilbur (Tenor Saxophone, Vocals and Synth) was born and raised in Brockton, MA. James Muschler (drums) was born and raised in Cleveland. They came together while studying at New York’s prestigious New School. This is where Moon Hooch found its feeling, purpose and the policy with what they call Cave Music in the city’s subways. Fresh off a European tour, James Muschler took some time to culture Mother Plug Music on Cave Music and just how versatile Moon Hooch is!

Hey James, how are you doing?

JAMES: I’m doing great, how are you?

I’m good! Thank you for asking. So you guys just got back from touring in Europe?

James: Yea we did. It was awesome! The crowds were really receptive and crazy! And actually the first time we toured over there was about three years ago and we’ve been to the…

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Imagine Music Festival

Imagine Music Festival

IMAGINE MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES DAILY SCHEDULES & SET TIMES FOR 3RD ANNUAL EVENT, AUGUST 26 – 28, 2016

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Atlanta, Georgia – Imagine Music Festival, a 3-day camping electronic dance music festival held in Atlanta, Georgia, has held concertgoers in suspense as they wait to find out when their favorite artists are performing. The wait is over as organizers today release the daily schedule and set times along with single day tickets to the event this August 26, 27 and 28, 2016.

 Single day tickets now on sale! Sold exclusively at www.imaginefestival.com

“The only thing that can make the lineup even better, is stacked runs jam-packed with juicy back- to-back surprise sets.” Says organizers Glenn & Madeleine Goodhand. “Each stage packs a heavy punch with dueling Funktion-One and D&B Audiotechnik sound systems. While its easy to become mesmerized by individual…

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New Music Monday – The Quaildogs

New Music Monday - The Quaildogs

This week Mother Plug features 4 tracks from The Quaildogs’ debut album, The Getting Old Factory, released earlier this fall. The Quaildogs are Michael Barnhart, Lee Berg, Paul Brandon, Robert Josephs, Marvin Moate, and Graham Terban of Atlanta, GA.

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