RIVER SPOTLIGHT

    The River’s Rockin’ Birthday Bash

    The River’s Rockin’ Birthday Bash 2017 is presented by Gordo’s Cheese Dip featuring Steve Miller Band and Peter Frampton

    The concert is happening at Verizon Amphitheatre on Sunday, July 16.  

    Tickets are on sale NOW at LiveNation.com

    LISTEN: Dennis DeYoung Podcast

    Dennis talks about his time with the band STYX and share his thoughts on rock and the music business. 

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    Kaedy's Conversations

    Kaedy and the AJC’s music reporter Melissa Ruggieri recently spoke to Peter Frampton about his summer tour which hits Verizon Amphitheater July 16th for The River’s Rockin’ Birthday Bash with The Steve Miller Band! Hear him talk about his work on the rock ‘n roll movie classic, Almost Famous, and his friendship with Gregg Allman (who hadn’t passed yet at the time of this interview.)

    Listen to the full interview.

    Kaedy talked to John Oates about his new memoir, Change of Seasons, and his tour with Daryl Hall, and Tears for Fears that comes to the Infinite Energy Center on Sunday, June 11.

    You can meet John Oates at his book signing this Saturday at Taco Cowboy on June 10th!

    Listen to the full interview.

    Kaedy and the AJC’s Melissa Ruggieri interviewed Ann Wilson of Heart about her upcoming solo show at The Buckhead Theatre on Tuesday, June 6th.

    Kaedy spoke with Dennis DeYoung who is performing Saturday night for a benefit called “Concert in the Quarry” in Suwanee. 

    There will also be performances by South Forsyth and Lambert High Schools' bands, and all proceeds benefit the schools. 

    Enjoy a fireworks display and food from 13 of Atlanta's premier food trucks. 

    Visit www.concertinthequarry.com for more information.

    Listen to the full interview below.

    RatAid 2017 is an 18 and older show at Smith’s Olde Bar Saturday, May 20, 7:30pm, starring Dan Baird (former lead singer of The Georgia Satellites.) 

    All the proceeds from the evening benefit MusiCares

    Kaedy spoke with her old friend Dan about the show.

    Get your tickets here.

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