Music Midtown 2013 took place Friday and Saturday at Atlanta's Piedmont Park. 2 Chainz, Phoenix, Jane's Addiction, Weezer, Imagine Dragons, The Black Lips, and The Red Hot Chili Peppers were just some of the bands that graced the three stages. Despite the heavy rain on Saturday the festival sold out. It was an epic, soggy, beautiful weekend.
I went to the funeral for Christina Baber, 25, at Refugee Temple Ministries on the Westside on Saturday afternoon. She grew up in the English Avenue neighborhood. On Thursday, she died while sitting on her grandma’s porch in English Avenue. The Fulton County Medical Examiner's office is awaiting toxicology reports to help determine the cause of her death.
? I went to Martel Homes this past week to shoot a photo related to "Dirty South," the song from the 1995 Goodie Mob album Soul Food, on which Cool Breeze references the East Point housing project and says, essentially, that’s where he learned to cut and sell cocaine. I walked around looking for a scene that related to the lyric which, to me, was about the cultivation of power or...