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Published: 2012/06/12

Georgia Theatre Confirms Drive-By Truckers, Leftover Salmon, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Mikey Houser Tribute Night and More

Athens, GA’s recently reopened Georgia Theatre has announced its initial fall lineup as well as some August shows. Of particular note, on August 10—the 10th anniversary of Widespread Panic guitarist Michael Houser’s death—the club will host “We Miss You, Mikey,” an evening of music celebrating the life of Michael Houser. The special show will feature a mix of Athens bands and other guests. All proceeds will benefit The Michael Houser Music Fund at Athens Academy.

The Georgia Theatre will also host intimate hometown shows by national touring acts Drive-By Truckers shows (8/23-24) and The Whigs (9/20). Meanwhile, Chris Robinson Brotherhood will play the club’s annual Halloween show. Other notable shows include: Beats Antique (9/26), The Dirty Guv’nahs (9/28), Leftover Salmon (10/9) and Jimmy Herring & Victor Wooten (11/2).

Here’s a look at the Gerogia Theatre’s recently confirmed shows

8/10 “We Miss you, Mikey” An Evening of music celebrating the Life of Michael Houser
8/15 ZoSo
8/16 Curren$y
8/21 Doug Stanhope
8/23-24 Drive-By Truckers
8/25 Packway Handle, Corduroy Road & Cicada Rhythm
8/31 Modern Skirts & The Darnell Boys
9/5 Ben Rector
9/20 The Whigs
9/26 Beats Antique
9/28 The Dirty Guv’nahs
9/29 Yatch Rock Revue
10/1 Jim Florentine
10/9 Leftover Salmon
10/20 Lera Lynn
10/27 Wild Rumpus
10/31 Chris Robinson Brotherhood
11/2 Jimmy Herring & Victor Wooten

Comments

There are 5 comments associated with this post

bj June 12, 2012, 12:34:52

jimmy herring and victor wooten, thats gonna be kick ass!

What big surprise? June 12, 2012, 14:09:26

Not bad but the way this announcement was being built up I thought it was going to be panic or cheese. Hell maybe even phish in my wildest dreams but these announcements are kind of weak

Befudded June 12, 2012, 15:07:08

Jim Florentine is the chizz! Man, that’s a nice lil lineup.

poul June 13, 2012, 07:15:27

There founder/conductor Matt Butler will be joined by ALO as well as members of Railroad Earth, Delta Nove, BoomBox and New Monsoon. Then it will be Salem, Oregons Emrg+N+See, the following weekend, with Jamie Janover, Aaron Holstein, Asher Fulero and Julian Fritz among the artists set to participate. google

poul June 13, 2012, 07:16:17

the following weekend, with Jamie Janover, Aaron Holstein, Asher Fulero and Julian Fritz among the artists set to participate. google

poul June 13, 2012, 07:17:12

Asher Fulero and Julian Fritz among the artists set to participate. google

poul June 13, 2012, 07:17:13

Asher Fulero and Julian Fritz among the artists set to participate. google

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