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5 Things: Karley Sullivan artist talk

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Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-27-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

5 Play: Jingle bells, 'Batman Smells'

EarthGang feat. 6lack and J.I.D — "Batman Smells" Things aren't always all good during the holidays and this latest offering...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-26-2014  |  Crib Notes

Paul DeMerritt's top 10 concerts of 2014

The last year has spoiled me in a big way. There were reunions once thought impossible, artists that used everything...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-26-2014  |  Crib Notes

Super Visions: Ghift guide #1 addendumbration

One book I intended to write about in my ghift guide a few weeks back arrived too late for inclusion...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-26-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

ATLwood: Atlanta Jewish Film Festival announces 2015 lineup

The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival has released their lineup and schedule for the 15th annual event. From Jan. 28 to...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-26-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

First Slice 12/26/14: Thieves break into West End bicycle co-op on Christmas Eve

For several weeks, WeCycle Atlanta, a nonprofit bicycle co-op that helps children repair and "earn" two-wheelers, has been building its...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-26-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

5 Things: Blind Boys of Alabama, Francine Reed

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Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-26-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Weekend Arts Agenda: Take 'A Walk Through Peachtree-Pine'

A Walk Though Peachtree-Pine is Brad Carrington's photo exhibition at Our Gallery and Studio that explores the spaces and celebrates...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-25-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Happy holidays from CL

If you're reading this you should be back in bed. It's a holiday and we, the tireless writers and photographers,...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-25-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

5 Things: Festival of the SEAson

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Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-25-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Time and Place: Santa's got a gun

Events where you can take your photo with Santa Claus are all over the place during the holiday season. Events...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-24-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Chad Rad’s personal stash: A baker’s dozen of my favorite albums of 2014

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Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-24-2014  |  Crib Notes

Tracklist: Big Sean, Parquet Courts, Amber Run, Jack Garratt, Being There, May Kwok, Boyfriend, Flo Morrissey, Iggy Azalea, DJ Carnage, One Direction and more

>> Last Night on Late Night: Jimmy talked to One Direction about their new album sort of and sat on...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-24-2014  |  Crib Notes

Critic's Notebook: Free admission at the High Museum today!

The High Museum of Art is offering Atlantans a fantastic holiday gift. The museum has free admission today from 10...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-24-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

First Slice 12/24/14: Two people hurt in Midtown Arts Cinema shooting

Two people were injured in a shooting that occurred inside Midtown Arts Cinema following a screening of Finesse, a movie...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-24-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

5 Things: B.o.B

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Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-24-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Atlanta Streetcar to start passenger service on Tuesday

After delays, cost overruns, and a few weeks of reminding automobiles that you don't screw with fixed-rail transit, the Atlanta...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-23-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

DJ Lord>2MuchPosse to headline Rad Fest A

In June of 2013, Red Bull, CL, and a handful of Atlanta promoters joined forces to shine a light on...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-23-2014  |  Crib Notes

Making lemonade out of Don Lemon

Since turning discarded hog innards into a Southern delicacy known as chitterlings back in slavery, black America has long excelled...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-23-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Bobby Moore's top 10 punk albums of 2014

Whether they conveyed rage or sensitivity through seriousness or satire, these 10 acts' latest albums kept punk exciting and relevant...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-23-2014  |  Crib Notes

Tracklist: Joey Bada$$, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, One Direction, Joe Cocker, Nicki Minaj, The Replacements, Machinedrum, Pharrell, Eddie Vedder, Tinashe and more

>> Last Night on Late Night: Jimmy Fallon did a twee "Santa Claus is Coming to Town" with a little...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-23-2014  |  Crib Notes

Plaza Theatre to screen 'The Interview' on Christmas Day

The Plaza Theatre is not afraid of Kim Jong-un. Today the theater announced they would screen The Interview on Christmas...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-23-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Why local protesters blocked a Buckhead intersection

Around 3 p.m. last Saturday, several-dozen protesters ran into the crowded intersection at Lenox and Peachtree roads and peacefully shut...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-23-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Food Ink #2: Kevin Clark, Home Grown

Welcome back to Food Ink, a sporadic series of indeterminate length in which we explore a bunch of creative, inspiring,...

Local 'Selma' star on 'one of the most important movies of our generation'

Last time most people saw Atlanta native Omar Dorsey, he was playing a homicidal "maniac" in Showtime's "Ray Donovan" —...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-23-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

'Welcome to Noisey('s version of) Atlanta'

Noisey released a trailer last week for its upcoming documentary on Atlanta's industry-backed rap scene. Titled Welcome to Noisey Atlanta,...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-23-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

First Slice 12/23/14: Feds charge Delta employees involved in gun-smuggling operation

Federal authorities have charged Delta Air Lines employee Mark Henry for his role in smuggling 18 guns on an airplane...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-23-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

5 Things: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

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Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-23-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Art Papers finds new location for 16th annual auction

For the first time in a decade Art Papers has a new location for their silent Art Auction. The popular...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-22-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Cousin Dan and Lobby Dom bring the seasonal insanity

They say that great minds think alike, and it just wouldn't be Christmas in Atlanta without Cousin Dan serenading us...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-22-2014  |  Crib Notes

Rising Appalachia at the Fox Theatre's Egyptian Ballroom

On Dec. 19, Rising Appalachia played the Fox Theatre's Egyptian Ballroom with special guest Theresa Davis. Full gallery here. More...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-22-2014  |  Crib Notes

Justin Timberlake at the Arena at Gwinnett Center

On Dec. 20, Justin Timberlake brought his 20/20 Experience Tour back to Georgia for a second time performing to a...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-22-2014  |  Crib Notes

Fahamu Pecou's next '15 Project' at High Museum

Besides being a celebrated visual artist and scholar, Fahamu Pecou is quite the character. And at the top of the...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-22-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Carlton Hargro's top 10 soul albums of 2014 in 140 characters or less

OK, let’s skip the typical intro formalities and just cut to the chase: A ton of notable soul music was...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-22-2014  |  Crib Notes

Waller: 'Promised Land'

On Saturday, Dec. 20, Atlanta-based Americana/roots band Waller celebrated the release of its brand-new CD Promised Land. Featuring a new...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-22-2014  |  Crib Notes

Second annual Awful Sweaters Concert hits Aisle 5

Awful Records aka Atlanta's musical Breakfast Club, is bringing their brand of lo-fi turn up to Little Five Points. For...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-22-2014  |  Crib Notes

Congressmen to Obama: Don't renominate Michael Boggs to become a federal judge in Georgia

“The risk that his extreme political leanings could impact his ability to rule fairly and impartially on the bench is...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-22-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Atlanta New Year's Eve events, slacker's edition

The year 2015 is right around the corner, and you're probably confused about where the time went. In nine days...

First Slice 12/22/14: Sally Yates is Obama's pick to become next deputy attorney general

The Associated Press and other outlets are reporting that President Barack Obama is expected to name Sally Yates, the U.S...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-22-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Atlanta restaurant Christmas events 2014

Christmas Eve South Main Kitchen This holiday brunch is set to offer a holiday brunch service before the kitchen closes...

5 Things: Holiday Artists Market

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Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  12-22-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

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Post No Bills  Chicago Reader Chicago, IL
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Off the Record  Las Vegas Weekly Henderson, NV
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Things Black Mothers Fear

Atlanta-based artist/author Carla Aaron-Lopez considers the woes of raising her two-year-old son in a world that already considers him a threat
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Carla Aaron-Lopez  |  12-23-2014  |  Race & Class

Movie Madness: A Bracket-Busting Look at a Year at the Movies

From hundreds of films, we narrow it down to 32, then it's the Sweet 16, Elite 8, Final Four and the Two Best.
Boise Weekly  |  George Prentice  |  12-24-2014  |  Movies

Forgotten Assault

A brutal attack on two transgender women in 2011 foreshadowed several troubling years of violent crime against the LGBT community in Cleveland, and the city's ill-equipped ability to respond.
Cleveland Scene  |  Eric Sandy  |  12-24-2014  |  LGBT