High Frequencies

Tony Paris' column on the Atlanta Music Scene.

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Bob Dylan returns

03/22/2022 12:27 PM
Things aren't what they were — thank God

Remembering Jon Kincaid

02/01/2022 11:11 AM
The Atlanta deejay did more than play music

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Remembering John Fagot

12/03/2021 11:37 AM
ATL music biz veteran had ‘the right stuff’

The Rolling Stones rock the ATL

12/02/2021 2:43 PM
Mercedes-Benz stadium was not the place for naysayers and doubters of the world’s greatest ‘geriatric’ rock band

HIGH FREQUENCIES: The Rolling Stones 'back to basics' at Mercedes-Benz Stadium

11/08/2021 3:37 PM
Atlanta is the venerable rock 'n' roll band’s fourth to last stop

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Seeing the real Bob Dylan at last

11/01/2021 4:30 AM
‘Springtime in New York” shakes off the past

LITTLE FIVE POINTS: Memory eternal

09/01/2021 5:26 PM
Blind Willie McTell and Ofc. Gregory L. Davis remembered

CRIMINAL RECORDS: Thirty years out on parole

08/12/2021 4:44 PM
L5P store celebrates its 30th anniversary


08/04/2021 9:10 PM
Atlanta’s newest music venue to open in Reynoldstown

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Terminus Records — Taking advantage of the situation

07/02/2021 9:53 AM
The Atlanta indie label mines its catalogue for vinyl reissues

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Are you ready?

05/04/2021 11:25 AM
Some say ‘it’s showtime,’ others are more cautious

HIGH FREQUENCIES: ‘Stomp N Stammer’ no more

03/03/2021 2:11 PM
Contentious Clark calls it quits

HIGH FREQUENCIES: The healing game

11/08/2020 3:14 PM
Clay Harper shakes off the dust with ‘Dirt Yard Street’

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Being there and back again

03/10/2020 8:45 AM
Vic Varney, an early mainstay of the Athens music scene,  discusses that, while he may have been absent from performing, he has continued to write and...

HIGH FREQUENCIES: New lamps for old

03/02/2020 2:59 PM
Repurposing music of the past for a better future

HIGH FREQUENCIES: ‘Songs for groovy children’

01/03/2020 2:56 PM
The full depth of Jimi Hendrix’s Band of Gypsys revealed

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Why Pigface? Why now?

11/02/2019 1:59 PM
The industrial music complex plays Masquerade November 22

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Amazing journey

09/28/2019 8:43 AM
The Who pick up their guitars and play — 'just like yesterday'

HIGH FREQUENCIES: The Great Southeast Music Hall Reunion

08/03/2019 7:36 PM
Getting the gang back together one last time

Jeff Walls, 1956-2019

05/30/2019 4:25 PM
The late guitarist had ‘the right stuff’

HIGH FREQUENCIES: 378 — Art for art’s sake

05/02/2019 9:58 AM
The new gallery in Candler Park is a ‘pop-up shop’ for local artists; Kevn Kinney and Clay Harper provide the soundtrack for tonight's opening


04/17/2019 2:50 PM
The singer, songwriter, and poet turns 70

HIGH FREQUENCIES: You'll never walk alone

02/08/2019 8:50 PM
Dallas Austin opens up his home for AMC's 'The Walking Dead' — and to kick off Super Bowl LIII weekend in the ATL

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Blackfox — Out of the tar pits

02/01/2019 4:48 PM
Blackfox play the Atlanta Room, Stevie T is at the Elliott Street Pub

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Darling Machine celebrate 'Darling Machine'

01/25/2019 1:27 PM
Glam times, goth times, you know they’ve had their share


HIGH FREQUENCIES: Remembering David Dickens, 1961 — 2019

01/17/2019 6:32 PM
For many, he was the icon of Atlanta's original punk rock scene; for others, he was the voice of reason in an increasingly insane world

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Activism and the arts at the Bakery

01/17/2019 5:58 PM
Artist Emily M. Getsay, others, to discuss resistance art

HIGH FREQUENCIES: 2018 in the rear-view mirror

12/29/2018 2:12 PM
Objects are closer than they appear

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Sounds Like Christmas

12/23/2018 2:22 PM
Do you hear what I hear?

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Puddles Pity Party goes big

12/18/2018 7:58 AM
The giant clown gets a little holiday help from his friends

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Richard Thompson — Playing for the faithful

12/04/2018 4:59 PM
Richard Thompson continues on a ‘restless highway’


11/27/2018 2:32 PM
The guitarist debuts "Drive In" at Eddie’s Attic;

post-Thanksgiving songwriting feast at Red Clay Music Foundry

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Abe Partridge — Dreams or prayers?

11/20/2018 6:47 PM
Abe Partridge is a Rain Dog, too

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Fight the good fight

11/13/2018 11:36 AM
The Vista Room hosts a benefit for Tommy Talton

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Now ain’t the time for your tears

11/03/2018 5:26 PM
Don’t look back, good days ahead for those who choose

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Henry Owings is having a birthday party — and you're not

10/29/2018 9:11 AM
Bands reunite for the four-day bash — and it feels so good!


10/09/2018 1:57 PM
John Lydon's 'songs from the heart' propel him forward

HIGH FREQUENCIES: 10,000 Maniacs — These, too, are days

10/02/2018 12:21 PM
10,000 Maniacs return to Atlanta

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Dream pop and change

09/25/2018 12:33 PM
Bicycle Eaters bid a fond ‘adieu’

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Another time, another place

09/17/2018 12:16 PM
Another time, another place

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Second line as it is supposed to be

09/07/2018 11:48 AM
The Rebirth Brass Band rolls into town

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Still alive with the MC5!

09/06/2018 3:50 PM
Brother Wayne Kramer brings his MC50 supergroup to Atlanta

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Taking it to the streets

09/06/2018 3:43 PM
Ray Dafrico on music — and ‘the resistance’

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Music for music’s sake

08/27/2018 4:23 PM
Cleve Willis performs; Martin Atkins looks back

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Martin Atkins collects his PiL 'Memories'

08/23/2018 7:10 PM
The drummer engages in some Q & A at Avondale Town Cinema Thursday

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Here, there, and everywhere

08/13/2018 1:49 PM
Mudcat plows the field of opportunity 

HIGH FREQUENCIES: Another page from Guadalcanal Diary

08/06/2018 12:00 AM
With a new live album out, Murray Attaway and Jeff Walls reflect on the band's past