5 things to do: Taste of Tavern - South American Exploration - January 02 2018

What’s going on around ATL today.

The IdOMUSIC Showcase in Midtown

Apache Cafe - 64 Third St. N.W. Atlanta, GA 30308 $12. 8 p.m.

Monthly showcase powered by Patchwerk Recording Studios helping talented artist gain exposure and opportunity through their entertainment network. Hosted by Sammy Approved and Dj DreTown. Arrive early to view the People Choice Performances where artist are reviewed by audience. The CERTIFIED Performances critiqued by the clientele of Patchwerk. New artist and producers receive interviews on stage to boost networking possibilities. The night cap concludes with Spotlight performers.

Taste of Tavern - South American Exploration

Todd English Tavern - 825 Battery Ave. S.E., Suite 600  Atlanta, GA Free-$25. 7 p.m.

Guests are invited the first Thursday of every month for a unique culinary experience paired with live music, drink pairing, swag bags, and an exclusive seasonal menu.

Tickets includes access for one person to lounge area featuring seasonal tapas styled dropped appetizers.

Join us this month as we explore cuisine and drinks from four South American countries: Brazil, Colombia, Argentina, and Peru.

Rotating DJs

MOTHER Bar + Restaurant - 447 Edgewood Ave S.E. Atlanta, GA 30312 Free. 5 p.m.

Every Thursday MOTHER presents a rotating DJ. Details. 

Steve Earle

City Winery - 650 North Ave. Atlanta, GA 30308 $40-$55. 7 p.m.

Steve Earl performs at City Winery. Details. 

gr8FLdüde & frenz + The Justin Sams Band + Alex & Todd

Red Light Cafe - 553 Amsterdam Ave. N.E. Atlanta, GA 30306 $8-$12. 7 p.m. 

An eclectic evening of music with gr8FLdüde & frenz, Justin Sams Band, and Alex & Todd.