4 hrs ago
Montclair: Joe Arthur's songs are in three acts [listen]
First, when singer-songwriter Joe Arthur spoke to us from a truck-stop outside of Chicago this week, he was sitting in a massage chair in a freeway rest stop.
6 hrs ago
Mark Mulcahy Is The 'Moving Forward Type'
If you are of a certain age and lived on the weird television shows that Nickelodeon aired in the '90s, the theme song to The Adventures of Pete & Pete gets you smiling strange.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Carter touts education as reason to elect him governor in Athens speech
Carter, a Democrat running for governor, described the state as being "hamstrung" by politics in matters of public health and health education.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
St. Petersburg Times
5 of the best Christmas specials you've probably never seen
There are plenty of must-see holiday specials, but what about those never-seen gems? We've compiled some of our favorite holiday shows you've likely never heard of that you should put on your DVR right now, or more likely, reserve on Netflix.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Mario Batali Bought 200 Pairs of Orange Crocs Before They Were Discontinued
The celebrity chef, who's known for perpetually wearing orange Crocs, recently revealed to Details magazine that expanded his collection of the shoes in a big way.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
'The Adventures Of Pete And Pete' Anniversary: The Creators Tell All
On Nov. 28, 1993, Nickelodeon debuted a show that ran for only three seasons. It was last seen in reruns a decade ago, its third season never appeared on DVD, and it has yet to appear on any streaming service.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Fire Dog Lake
Late, Late Night FDL: Bad Day
There was a partial reunion of R.E.M. last week when drummer Bill Berry and bass player Mike Mills joined guitarist Peter Buck on stage during one of his solo shows at the 40 Watt Club in Athens, Georgia.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
3/4 of R.E.M. reunited in Athens; restaurant behind 'Automatic for...
Singer/songwriter/poet/painter Joseph Arthur , who wrote a Michael Stipe-approved song featuring Peter Buck of R.E.M. last year, is now teaming up with another R.E.M. member, bassist Mike Mills , for an upcoming tour.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
R.E.M. Tease Fans With Three-Fourths of a Reunion in Athens, Georgia
R.E.M. staged a near-reunion in their hometown of Athens, Georgia, on November 14, as bassist Mike Mills and drummer Bill Berry performed alongside guitarist Peter Buck at local live music institution the 40 Watt Club .
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Films of Jim McKay celebrated in Willson Center festival
One-time Athenian and all-the-time director Jim McKay returns to his erstwhile home this weekend, and as part of the University of Georgia's Spotlight on the Arts, the Willson Center has coordinated an all-about-Jim festival called "Everyday People: The Film, Television and Video Work of Jim McKay."
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Green : R.E.M.'s Greatest Album
The band members at the time of Green . Left to right: Singer Michael Stipe, guitarist Peter Buck, bassist Mike Mills, and drummer Bill Berry There was a brief moment, at the end of the 1980s, when world peace didn't seem like such a crazy idea.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Michael Stipe sings Lou Reed's Pale Blue Eyes
In 1983, fine art photographer Laura Levine shot a Super-8 film in Athens, Georgia with a group of creative friends.
Tue Nov 05, 2013
The Shutter: Athens, GA Restaurant Behind R.E.M.'s "Automatic for the People" to Close
The iconic Athens, Georgia restaurant Weaver D's Delicious Fine Foods is closing in the next few weeks after 27 and a half years in business.