Atlanta things to do: Gameplan 5/8/13

RL Grime will be giving you goosebumps because hes so good

at the Basement alongside Speaker Foxxxx and Taste Tester starting at 9pm for just $10 so long as you use Promo Code: “FUNSERV” Yeeeyaaa Click here for tickets online. More info here

  • Joystick Gamebar is having a Star Trek Costume Contest with the First 20 tekkies coming in costume getting free tickets to an advanced screening of the newest film (on May 14/15) It starts at 7pm and ask friends to beam on board *boom tisssss*


Greetings Earthlings!


  • ***WRITE CLUB ATLANTA*** Chapter 24 – my man Chris Alonzo has Fail vs. Succeed . Hope you don’t fail my man!!! Other bouts include Attack vs. Decay and Signal vs. Noise. Write club is 3 bouts of opposing writers/ideas that each have 7 minutes on the mic. It is absolutely epic and worth the $10 because it all goes to the charity of the winners choice. Write on!



Slowriter, Bear Girl, Loraine, Cosmoscope Star Bar, 7pm, $5 Google image slowriter. Click
SoundGarden (again) Tablernacle, 8pm, $74 In case you missed it yesterday Click
Digitalism, Hydrabadd Terminal West, 10pm, $20 German electronica from Hamburg, the Venice of Germany. What a fish   market. Click
Reasons, Thunderbird, Spray Tan Drunken Unicorn, 9pm, $5 RTS. Real time strategy. Reasons Thundebird, Spraytan Click or click
RL Grime, SpeakerFoxxx, Taste Tester The Basement, 9pm, $15 UNLESS… You use promocode FUNSERV – which gets it to you for just $10. Click here. Baller. Click
Wheeler Boys Smiths Olde, $10, 10pm Solid local hip hop. Click
Kenosha Kid, Dan Robby Marlon and You Elliot St Pub, 9pm This may not even be a band. Click
Grupo Kalido, Juventud Calentana, Mayoral Norteno Confetis Restaurant and Bar, 10pm, Gratis QUE SUERTE, ENCONTRE UNA DISCOTECA EN BUFORD HIGHWAY.

Fielded, Gel Set, Twins, Tifaret, Fit of Body 529, 10pm, Free Fielded is from San Fran. Gel Set from Chitown. Twins is half of featureless ghost. Click
Good night for MJQ MJQ, 11pm Get there late. People are celebrating several parting ways Click or click
Stranger Candy, Hpntk, Black Siren, Drill Cosby Connect Lounge, 10pm, $5 for Men $1 PBR
Ladies drink free.

Usual Wednesday shindigs:

  • Church Bar Karaoke ( 466 Edgewood Ave ) arguably my favorite place in Atlanta. Do organ karaoke and drink huge sangria’s as your friends look in awe at this blasphemous church of hedonism. Starts at 10pm.
  • Ri Ra has Comedy hosted by Sarah McCoy at 8pm for just $5. 20% off food items + $3 PBR Tall Boys + $4 well drinks. Not bad for *Midtown. SamServ.. ><
  • Funky / Jazz Wednesday at Elliot St Pub (51 Elliot St, Castleberry Hill ) free jazz, either in the street, or in the pub. That and some wine and you cant go wrong with your SO.
  • One Love Wednesdays is at El Bar - Drink specials all night
  • Opera has a sick college night if you enjoy Hip Hop and top 40. $5 drink specials, a rarity for this place, and there is even beer pong! 1150 Crescent Ave, go at 11ish you cradle robber
  •  Don’t miss the Food Trucks from 11-2pm at either 112 Krog St (the Stove Works parking lot) or Underground Atlanta (50 upper Alabama St) for Food truck Wednesdays!
  • Bachata/Salsa Lessons at Tongue & Groove (565 Main St NE) so you can finally court those sexy latinos/latinas you have been fantasizing so long for. $10 for dudes, and the lessons go on from 9-10pm – then the club gets bumpin with the pros. Ladies free before 10pm
  • $3 Sliders at The Shed at Glenwood was rated best deal in town by CL. Starts at 4pm at 475 Bill kennedy way Glenwood Park
  • $1: Tacos at Pozole (1044 Greenwood Ave, the Highlands)
In the news: an article on MARTA wait times. Battle n Brew is having a StarCraft 2 Tournament. Tell Korean friends. Bomb threats close Cobb/Cherokee Court houses. Check out this short documentary on #FreeArtFridayATL
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