In Concert: A Night of Georgia Music with Mike Mills, Robert McDuffie, and Chuck Leavell
Mike Mills of R.E.M., acclaimed violinist Robert McDuffie, and Chuck Leavell of the Allman Brothers Band and the Rolling Stones play the songs of some of Georgia’s most beloved musicians including Ray Charles, The Allman Brothers Band, Outkast, Gram Parsons, Gregg Allman, R.E.M., Gladys Knight and the Pips, Brook Benton, Otis Redding, and James Brown. NB: This is an evening of music without vocals.
- Andy Warhol, James Baldwin, Krista Clark, and "Our Town" top our list for August
- The North Carolina birth home of singer Nina Simone was all but slated for the wrecking ball when four African-American artists pooled their resources to save it
- The new film "Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love" delves into the relationship between songwriter Leonard Cohen and his muse Marianne Ihlen
- New African Grove Theatre goes back to the beginning with "Gem of the Ocean," the first in August Wilson's Century Cycle of plays chronicling the story of African-American people in the 20th century