Here are a few things happening this week in the city we love the most…
THE ROOK AND PAWN | MAGIC THE GATHERING DRAUGHTS AND DRAFTS + RPG NIGHT
CINE BARCAFE | JERUSALEM IS PROUD TO PRESENT: Nitzan Gilday will present his documentary. A Q&A will follow the screening.
GEORGIA THEATRE | On the Rooftop: MATERIAL GIRLS Atlanta band featuring current and former members of Concord America and Chief Scout + HIGH WAISTED Dream-pop/surf-rock band from New York City. | ROAD TO ROO: Come watch finalists Walden and The Vinyl Suns battle to find out who will be playing at Bonnaroo this summer.
THE WORLD FAMOUS | PEOPLE’S POWER HOUR
GRINDHOUSE BURGERS | DIRTY SOUTH TRIVIA: SEX, DRUGS, AND ROCK AND ROLL
GMoA | España en Corto: Spanish Short Film Festival: View award-winning short films directed by up-and-coming Spanish filmmakers.
HEIRLOOM CAFE | Common Ground: The Common Ground LGBT Community Center is having a meetup for members of the LGBTQ community.
THE ROOK AND PAWN | HAPPY HOUR TRIVIA + X-WING FAN TRACK
BLIND PIG TAVERN | FULL CONTACT TRIVIA
THE FOUNDRY | LIVE BAND KARAOKE
CINE BARCAFE | National Evening of Science on Screen: The event features a safety bazaar, followed by a screening of the cyber-warfare documentary Zero Days. Afterwards, hear a panel discussion with Beth Burgess from the ACC Office of Emergency Preparedness and Dr. Kang Li from UGA’s Computer Science Department.
GEORGIA THEATRE | WHITEHALL JAZZ COLLECTIVE: Local jazz pianist Greg Hankins leads his sizeable group through an eclectic set of music.
PORTERHOUSE GRILL | JAZZ NIGHT
GRINDHOUSE KILLER BURGERS | DIRTY BINGO
YOUR PIE | TRIVIA
BLIND PIG TAVERN | FULL CONTACT TRIVIA
THE FOUNDRY | THE BEST OF UNKNOWN ATHENS: A monthly singer-songwriter showcase hosted by Liam Parke. Featuring Jeff Soileau & Kelly Hoyle, Hannah Zale, Emily Hansford, Julianna Money, Eric Hangartner and Layne Denton.
GEORGIA THEATRE | On the rooftop: ANCIENT WHALES Fuzz-rock band from Asheville, NC led by songwriter and vocalist Enoch Bledsoe.|ALLAH-LAS Los Angeles band evoking an old-school folk sound, heavy on harmonies and tambourine jangle + THE BABE RAINBOW Australian group playing pop-rock “brimming with ’60s nostalgia.”
GMoA | España en Corto: Spanish Short Film Festival: View award-winning short films directed by up-and-coming Spanish filmmakers + TOUR AT TWO: Docents lead a tour of highlights from the permanent collection.
CINE BARCAFE |Bad Movie Night: Deadly Twins: Disco-singing twin sisters scheme to get revenge on their rich tormentor.
THE FOUNDRY | WHOA-MAN! An in-the-round concert featuring music from Wrenn, Prisca, Zale and Chelsea Shag.
GEORGIA THEATRE | JOHNNYSWIM Folky, bluesy pop duo from Los Angeles via Nashville + BRUCE SUDANO Singer-songwriter who has written for many artists, including his late wife, Donna Summer.
CINE BARCAFE | Burn Country: The indie thriller follows a war correspondent returning to the U.S. from Afghanistan. A Q&A with filmmaker Ian Olds and soundtrack musicians Jim McHugh and Jeff Tobias will follow the screening.
CINE | WINE TASTING
GMoA | MORNING MINDFULNESS: Join instructor Jerry Gale for a meditation session in the galleries. Meet in the lobby.
THE FOUNDRY |MARCIA BALL A fusion of jazz, pop and Louisiana blues by this singer, pianist and storyteller.
GEORGIA THEATRE |On the Rooftop: WHITE VIOLET Local group led by songwriter Nate Nelson, playing haunting, brooding, atmospheric indie-pop + FUTURE ELEVATORS Indie rock band from Birmingham, AL + ANDY BRUH: Local DJ Andy Herrington spins and mixes dubstep, EDM and bass music. | MINNESOTA Popular dubstep DJ from Santa Cruz, CA + CHAMPAGNE DRIP LA-based EDM producer, formerly of the project SPL, moving from tropical to darker.
THE CLASSIC CENTER | Bunny Brunch: Festivities include a brunch buffet, photos with the Easter Bunny, an Easter egg hunt and a coloring contest.
GEORGIA THEATRE | GIMME HENDRIX: Local Jimi Hendrix cover band.
…lets be real, the only thing we do to on Sundays is brunch.
Until next time…