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Smiling Hour

Friday January 15, 2021 05:00 pm EST
Join us for the Smiling Hour, our new afterwork weekend warmup.

Swing by for a hot Quentão + some Brazilian bites, and cozy up to the sounds of Mike Zarin in your own heated outdoor pod.

5-9pm every Friday at Buteco

“Let’s forget all our troubles and sorrows, this is the Smiling Hour”

Cost: No Cover

Open Mic

Tuesday March 17, 2020 07:30 pm EDT
Buteco wants your talent! Every Tuesday, we welcome you to share your music or poetry with us on Tuesday nights. Come over, the mic is yours!
Cost: Free

Khari Simmons - A night of Live Soulful House and Funk

Saturday February 29, 2020 08:30 pm EST
Cost: Free

Cicada Rhythm

Friday February 28, 2020 08:30 pm EST
Cost: Free

ATL Collective Hump Day

Wednesday February 26, 2020 08:30 pm EST
Cost: Free

Carnaval Weekend

Friday February 21, 2020 08:00 pm EST
Cost: Free

Five Eight

Thursday February 20, 2020 08:30 pm EST
Cost: Free

Sunshine Nights

Wednesday February 19, 2020 08:30 pm EST
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 8:30 PM  11:59 PM
Cost: Free

Rafael Ponde

Sunday February 16, 2020 07:30 pm EST
Cost: Free


Friday February 14, 2020 08:30 pm EST
Cost: Free


Thursday February 13, 2020 08:30 pm EST
Music Performance by W8ING4UFOS
Cost: Free

Anna Keamer, Love Letter

Friday February 7, 2020 08:30 pm EST
8:30 PM  11:59 PM
Cost: Free

Jack Jones Quartet

Wednesday January 15, 2020 08:30 pm EST
Jack Jones
Cost: Free

Open Mic

Tuesday December 24, 2019 07:30 pm EST
Buteco wants your talent! Every Tuesday, we welcome you to share your music or poetry with us on Tuesday nights. Come over, the mic is yours!
Cost: Free

Open Mic

Tuesday December 17, 2019 07:30 pm EST
Buteco wants your talent! Every Tuesday, we welcome you to share your music or poetry with us on Tuesday nights. Come over, the mic is yours!
Cost: Free

LP Mondays: Japan

Monday December 16, 2019 07:00 pm EST

Monday, December 16th at Buteco

Join us for our last LP of the year. Sitting in will be Curt Jackson + Danny Fernandez to guide us through a mix of engaging grooves from Japan; Jazz, City Pop, Funk, New-Wave, Synth-pop, & beyond.

Needle drops at 7pm

$3 Toñas

Brazilian bites f...
Cost: No Cover

Open Mic

Tuesday December 10, 2019 07:30 pm EST
Buteco wants your talent! Every Tuesday, we welcome you to share your music or poetry with us on Tuesday nights. Come over, the mic is yours!
Cost: Free


Saturday October 12, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Atlanta’s favorite expat, singer-songwriter Adron, returns. Since moving to Los Angeles on the heels of releasing 2018's Water Music, Adron has penned a whole lot of brand new material, and is coming home to show off what she’s been up to. More information is coming soon.


Cost: $15

Open Mic Tuesdays at Buteco

Tuesday August 27, 2019 10:30 pm EDT
Buteco wants your talent! Every Tuesday, they welcome yout o share your music or poetry. Come over, the mic is yours!
Cost: Free

Labirinto Tropical

Friday July 26, 2019 08:30 pm EDT
Labirinto Tropical
Cost: Free

Tribute to Stuff

Thursday July 18, 2019 08:30 pm EDT
Kevin Scott hosts a tribute to STUFF at Buteco alongside Mike Carubba (Turkuaz), Dave Yoke (Dr. John), Nick Johnson (Randall Bramblett), and Rhett Huffman (American Aquarium) and several others.
Cost: Free


Saturday July 6, 2019 08:30 pm EDT
Atlanta’s legendary Rock*A*Teens arrive at Buteco with a batch of new songs currently being recorded for the follow up to their 2018 full-length “Sixth House,” described by Creative Loafing as their

“career-defining masterpiece.” Come enjoy two sets of sabotage, heartbreak and renewal….

Cost: Free


Friday July 5, 2019 08:30 pm EDT
Our House Samba band brings the best of the Brazilian Samba to your dancing shoes!
Cost: Free

C.O.T. Band

Saturday June 1, 2019 08:30 pm EDT
Cost: No cover

Desmond Myers

Friday May 31, 2019 08:30 pm EDT
Cost: No cover

Bichos Vivos

Thursday May 2, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Bichos Vivos is a sextet from Athens, GA, that celebrates the diversity and beauty of the Northeastern Braziilian music and culture without ignoring the richness of the other music influences from the Brazilian Popular music.
Cost: No Cover

Greg Connors, Charlie Blood, Greg Jacquin

Tuesday April 30, 2019 12:00 am EDT
3 singer songwriter-ish
Cost: Free

Sander - April 27, 2019

Saturday April 27, 2019 08:30 pm EDT
Record Release Party
Cost: No Cover

DJ Mike Zarin

Friday April 26, 2019 08:30 pm EDT
Cost: No Cover

Heather Luttrell - April 25, 2019

Thursday April 25, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Heather Luttrell and the Possumden have been peddlin’ their whiskey-soaked traveling show of Blues and Americana up and down the East Coast tirelessly for the past 10 years, gaining fans, notoriety and a few speeding tickets. With four part harmonies, acoustic guitar, resonator, bass, banjo, drums a...
Cost: No Cover

Bret Busch

Saturday April 20, 2019 08:30 pm EDT
Cost: No Cover

Sander - April 6, 2019

Saturday April 6, 2019 08:30 pm EDT
Cost: No Cover

Kenosha Kid

Thursday April 4, 2019 07:30 pm EDT

On the heels of releasing the group's latest full-lenght, Missing Pieces, Athens-based Kenosha Kid makes the trek down HWY 316 to kick off a residency at Buteco.

Cost: Free

Mermaid Motor Lounge

Thursday March 28, 2019 08:30 pm EDT
Cost: Free

Straw Polly

Saturday March 23, 2019 08:30 pm EDT
Cover Band
Cost: Free

David Dondero, Ben Trickey

Wednesday March 20, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
David Dondero began his music career singing and playing rhythm guitar with the post punk band Sunbrain in Clemson, SC back in the early 90’s.   They had albums out on Dutch East Indie’s Grass Record label.  He lived in Atlanta and Athens through the mid 90’s and went on to play drums for Pensacola,...
Cost: Free

Virginia Plane

Thursday March 14, 2019 08:00 pm EDT
Cost: Free

Ethan Jodziewich Group

Wednesday March 13, 2019 08:30 pm EDT
Cost: Free

Ziavino and COT Band

Saturday March 9, 2019 08:30 pm EST
Cost: Free


Thursday March 7, 2019 08:30 pm EST
On the flickering edge between right and wrong, the fast and the slow, the up and the down, where that cut in the curtains lets in a new light we will be up on the roof W8ing4UFOs.
Cost: Free

Young Antiques

Thursday February 28, 2019 08:00 pm EST
Young Antiques take the stage at Buteco.
Cost: Free

Leon's Jam Session

Wednesday February 27, 2019 08:00 pm EST
Kevin Leon by now is considered an estabilished professional ATLien drummer and friend of the community. Currently on tour with St. Paul and the Broken Bones. The man holds down the groove like no one else. He is also one of the nicest guy you’’’ ever meet. So, please come support the lovely Leon. ...
Cost: Free

LP Mondays with Mike Zarin

Monday February 25, 2019 07:00 pm EST
Mike Zarin hosts Long Play Mondays alongside guest selectors for a slow listening experience, showcasing music from all around the globe. Starts at 7pm. $3 Toñas and food specials. It’s time to listen.
Cost: Free

Brenda Nicole

Saturday February 23, 2019 08:30 pm EST
Winner of the 2017 Creative Loafing Best Soul & Jazz vocalist award, Brenda Nicole Moorer is making a name for herself one city at a time. The Atlanta- bred songstress has already graced stages alongside some jazz heavy hitters like Christian McBride, Incognito, Booker T Jones, Roy Ayers, and Brando...
Cost: Free

Kenosha Kid 'Missing Pieces' CD Release Party

Friday February 22, 2019 08:00 pm EST
Athens, GA's jazzy post-rock outfit Kenosha Kid makes the trek down HWY 316 to play the album release party for the group's latest release, Missing Pieces (Vanity Records).


Cost: Free

Kevin Scott Jam session

Thursday February 21, 2019 08:00 pm EST
Kevin Scott still remembers the first time he heard Col. Bruce Hampton's music. He was 17 years old when a record shop owner in Dothan, Alabama, slid him a copy of the Late Bronze Age's 1980 LP, Outside Looking Out. Since fronting the Hampton Grease Band for the 1971 cult classic LP Music to Eat, Ha...
Cost: Free

Cody Matlock - February 16, 2019

Saturday February 16, 2019 08:30 pm EST
Cody Matlock has already been paying his dues on the Atlanta blues scene for nearly a decade. A chance encounter with Jonny Lang when he was 12 took him from a kid with a passion for guitar and put him on the path to being a professional musician. A year later his dad was carting him around to local...
Cost: Free

Musette Nouveau

Saturday February 9, 2019 08:30 pm EST
Join Musette Nouveau for a swinging soirée at Buteco The unique, acoustic instrumental group specializes in Parisian-style jazz standards, Django Reinhardt songs, romantic ballads, and waltzes. Enjoy the alluring ambiance and let the music transport you. Bon appetit!
Cost: Free

Marshall Ruffin Trio

Friday February 8, 2019 08:30 pm EST
Marshall Ruffin is a Georgia based guitarist, songwriter, and singer. Ruffin has recorded two E.P.s under the Lagrange GA label Jammates, Rich Man’s Dime (2007) and Morning Glory (2009). He also wrote and recorded an E.P. with the band King Lincoln, and is the featured vocalist on five others with...
Cost: Free

Charlie Wootan

Thursday February 7, 2019 08:30 pm EST
Charlie Wooton was born and raised in Lafayette, Louisiana, with his four older brothers, who were all exceptional musicians, including Dr. John Wooton, head of percussion at USM. As a teen, music was Charlie’s life; studying Classical and Jazz during the day, then playing gigs at night with his bro...
Cost: Free

Samba Night

Saturday February 2, 2019 08:30 pm EST
Live Music and Dance to celebrate Samba.
Cost: Free

Stefan Cashwell Trio

Friday February 1, 2019 08:30 pm EST
Stefan Cashwell aims to tell the whole story of his life-the joy, the pain, and the moments between-and as his songs unfold he invites us to learn, alongside him, that the work of being truthful is a holy vocation.
Cost: Free

A night of FUNK at Buteco

Thursday January 31, 2019 08:00 pm EST
Showcase featuring a group of musicians namely Terminus Horns, Kelly MaCarty, Kevin Leon, and Paul Miler, from Atlanta with original music and covers.
Cost: Free

Brazilian Wax with Mike Zarin

Monday January 28, 2019 08:00 pm EST
Mike Zarin plays records from Brazil  + Beyond
Cost: N/A


Monday January 28, 2019 07:30 pm EST
Anna Trodglen, known to many as singer/songwriter/guitarist Grace Braun, and her husband and drummer Dugan Trodglen have reactivated DQE in the classic duo format that brought them notoriety in the nineties Atlanta music scene and around the country. During their time as a duo, DQE evolved from Half...
Cost: Free

Laura Coyle & Trey Wright

Saturday January 26, 2019 08:30 pm EST
Venue: Buteco

The mainstay of this vocal and guitar duo is an enchanting mix of classic jazz and bossa nova, with a dash of Joni Mitchell and other favorite songwriters.

Cost: free
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