.@TedoStone was born to play rock and roll. Growing up in a family with a musical father and where brothers handed down bass guitars to younger siblings like old sweatshirts, Stone was fronting a band and playing in motorcycle bars around his hometown of Covington, Georgia, when he was 12Read More →

Modern Creation by The Whigs Review from www.popmatters.com . When we last checked in with the Whigs, a band from Athens, Georgia, that has since relocated to Nashville, the group had issued its fourth album, 2012’s Enjoy the Company, and there were two things that stuck in my mind upon hearingRead More →

yardboat by New Madrid Shades of the last decade of indie-roots-rock hover over Yardboat, the debut from Athens quartet New Madrid: Band of Horses, My Morning Jacket, The Avett Brothers. But the young group also does just enough to set itself apart. Reverb-soaked and vaguely jammy, songs like “Magnetoception” suffer fromRead More →