Monday, June 11, 8 p.m.
The Constellations CD Release Party
Smith's Olde Bar
The band that brought us Tom Waits-esque musings on the drugs and hipsters of after-hours ATL is following Southern Gothic up with a sophomore effort, Do It For Free, the release of which will be celebrated on their home turf of Smith's. Tickets.
Deal Nearby: Smith's Olde Bar
Wednesday, June 13, 8 p.m.
ATL Collective Does Jackson Browne's The Pretender
The ever-changing family of musicians in the ATL Collective have put their spin on Neil Young, Tom Waits, Springsteen, the Clash, and many more. This go-round, they'll show their chops on Jackson Browne's The Pretender. Jackson Brownies and Vanilla Ice Cream will accompany. Info.
Deal Nearby: Big Tex Cantina
Wednesday, June 13, 7 p.m.
Flicks on Fifth
Technology Square (Spring St. & 5th)
Ah, outdoor summer movies! The kabosh might've been laid down on Screen On The Green, but Flicks on Fifth is still intact. Outdoor movie-watching and picnic-eating... so summery, so happy-go-lucky, so... serious? Yes, the second edition of this movie night might involve a rather tragic drama with the showing of The Vow, but... at least you're outside? Info.
Deal Nearby: Escorpion
Wednesday, June 13, 9 p.m.
Write Club Atlanta, Chapter 13
Head to PushPush early and get a front-row seat to some weirdly belligerent literary types whip off their glasses and roll up their sleeves for a throw-down. This go-round, themes include fantasy v. reality, sacred v. profane, and method v. madness. Pay what you can — this philanthropic event is all for the greater good. Facebook events page.
Deal Nearby: Noodle (Decatur)