The first listening party event in celebration of the release of the band’s 40-song hits’ retrospective–R.E.M., Part Lies, Part Heart, Part Truth, Part Garbage, 1982-2011–will be held at the Georgia Theatre in downtown Athens, GA, tonight. Proceeds from the event benefit Community Connection of Northeast Georgia & Family Connection / Communities in Schools of Athens / Whatever It Takes. Come join us tonight at the Georgia Theatre for some great music and fun!
Night #1: Welcome to the Reconstruction
Sunday, November 13, 2011
Athens Bands Play the Songs of R.E.M.
Doors at 6:00 p.m.
215 North Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30601
Ages 18 & up (under 18 admitted if accompanied by a parent)
The musical lineup includes (alphabetical order):
The Corduroy Road
David Barbe and the Quick Hooks
Jack Logan and Coventry Climax
John Keane and NathanSheppard
Romper Stompers (feat. Todd Nance of Widespread Panic, William Tonks & Jon Mills of Barbara Cue, and Daniel Hutchens of Bloodkin)
and Thayer Sarrano.