Behind the Guide
A missing link between indie-rock and classic country western, Atlanta-based Neighbor Lady is led by the siren voice of front-woman and songwriter Emily Braden & comprised of Jack Blauvelt, Payton Collier, and Andrew McFarland.
CLAVVS is Amber Renee and Graham Marsh, an indie pop duo who make exploratory pop music about feelings both soft and sharp.
Sa-Roc is arguably one of the most vibrant MCs in the world today. Her crisp articulation, fiery delivery, and her elevated and insightful lyricism has often placed her within the same conversation of some of Hip Hop’s most notable artists. Once dubbed by Okayplayer as “one of the most formidable microphone mavens in the game,” Sa-Roc is an artist for a socially conscious generation.
Girlpuppy is 21-year-old Atlanta-based singer-songwriter Becca Harvey. Wanting to be either Hannah Montana or Taylor Swift growing up, she is now making music that sounds nothing like her childhood influences. Following her first track release For You and its success, she enlisted Marshall Vore (Phoebe Bridgers) to help make her debut EP, which is coming … Continued
BOREGARD. is the next generation’s icon, and it’s only a matter of time before the world takes notice.
Meet Gringo Star , an indie rock band who have been making a dent in the ATL music scene and beyond for the last 10+ years.
Atlanta indisputably set the pace for modern hip-hop. However, Big Boi set the pace for Atlanta, and by proxy, the culture at large.
Lánre (born Olánrewaju Keyede, December 16, 1992) began his music career at age 10 in his hometown of Plainfield, New Jersey where he attended a school for music and was classically trained in vocal performance.
Blending elements of hardcore, emo, and indie rock in a melodic cocktail unmatched by scene contemporaries, Atlanta four-piece Microwave balances frankness with a penchant for wit, allowing personal confessions to make a striking impact.
CeeLo Green, born Thomas DeCarlo Callaway, may have risen to fame with his catchy hit “F*ck You” under his solo career, or “Crazy” during his time in the side project Gnarls Barkley, but he’s far more than that
Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park450 Auburn Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30312, USA
“How could you come to ATL and not pay respects to this man, his life, and everything he and those around him did for billions of people around the world.”
Mammal Gallery89 Broad St SW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
“Unfortunately almost all the underground art spaces have succumbed to the pandemic so it may be a while before that scene is back on its feet. However one of our favorites is The Mammal Gallery.”
East Atlanta VillageEast Atlanta Village, Atlanta, GA 30316, USA
“Our favorite neighborhood to hang in is EAV for their shows.”
The Earl488 Flat Shoals Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30316, USA
“The Earl is more or less the stalwart club for the ATL scene. Everyone plays here.”
Miller Union999 Brady Ave NW, Atlanta, GA 30318, USA
“For upscale new American food, head over to Miller Union.”
Wax n Facts432 Moreland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA
“We’re gonna have to say our favorite record store is Wax n Facts in Little 5. This is conveniently only a few doors down from the close second, Criminal Records, so just check them both out.”
Megan Huntz’s Boutique626 North Highland Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
“Megan Huntz has a lovely boutique on Highland (and everything is made in Atlanta).”
Chrome Yellow Trading Co.501 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312, USA
“For pour overs or espresso based drinks I enjoy Chrome Yellow. In non-covid times, it’s perfect for meeting up with friends or a chill solo morning.”
Piedmont Park1320 Monroe Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30324, USA
“Visit the Botanical Gardens in Piedmont Park, especially the terrarium buildings where there are rooms called ‘the rainforest’ or ‘the orchid room’.”
Kimball House303 E Howard Ave, Decatur, GA 30030, USA
“Our favorite bar and restaurant is Kimball House – New Tokyo. KH is a not only a Decatur staple but also a world class bar and restaurant. We like the New Tokyo as a menu constant but you’re not going to get a bad drink. “
– Neighbor Lady