• 0

The Union is bringing a band to its upstairs stage this Friday (the 13th!) featuring the former rhythm section of Fugazi, “an organization whose decade and a half of disciplined progressivism provided a necessary bridge between the zenith of late-punk expression and everything alternative in…

featured
  • 0

Killer Raccoons! 2! Dark Christmas in the Dark” will hold its Athens premiere at the Athena Cinema tonight (Thursday) at 7:30. The film doesn’t use puppets or other artificial effects for its bloodthirsty culprits, but rather raccoons who are no longer among the living.

  • 0

Andrew Russ bought his first records by Pere Ubu, the groundbreaking Cleveland new wave band, while attending Ohio University in the early 1980s. These albums, from the now-defunct Haffa’s record store on West Union Street, introduced him to the work of Peter Laughner, the gifted and fast-li…

  • 0

SATB: A Different Kind of Choir is performing a winter concert, “Stars, Astronomy, Travel Beyond: A Musical Journey to the Stars,” a benefit concert for the John Glenn Astronomy Park at 7:30 p.m. this Saturday at Arts West in Athens.

  • 0

The City of Athens and Athens Poet Laureate Kari Gunter-Seymour have announced publication of “Essentially Athens Ohio,” a place-based collection of poetry, story, song and fine art “celebrating all that is the heart and hearth of Athens and Athens County,” according to a news release. 

  • 0

With children – and adults – running to the cinema to watch Anna and Elsa’s latest journey in the new “Frozen” movie (“Frozen 2”), audiences can celebrate the magic of the first movie and continue to watch some of their favorite, sometimes melting, characters on stage as the ABC Players Kids…