Variety Playhouse

[Interview] Sentiment and Nostalgia with Crash Test Dummies

[Interview] Sentiment and Nostalgia with Crash Test Dummies

Crash Test Dummies sat down for an interview with us prior to taking the stage at Variety Playhouse in Atlanta, Georgia while on their 25 year anniversary tour for the release of the album God Shuffled His Feet.

The Struts Stir Up a Packed Variety Playhouse

The Struts Stir Up a Packed Variety Playhouse

After seeing them once before at Shaky Knees in 2016, I knew to expect a high energy set filled with theatrical movements rivaling the most interpretive of dances from vocalist Luke Spiller, but even prior experience with the band couldn’t prepare me for what was in store at Variety Playhouse.

Royal Blood Show Atlanta a Different Kind of Drum 'n' Bass

Royal Blood Show Atlanta a Different Kind of Drum 'n' Bass

On Friday, June 8, a completely different kind of drum n’ bass act named Royal Blood invaded Variety Playhouse with their friends Turbowolf and turned the playhouse in Little Five Points into a rock-filled madhouse.

The Floozies: The Funk Soul Brothers Selling out Shows

The Floozies: The Funk Soul Brothers Selling out Shows

The Floozies brother, Matt and Mark Hill wowed the sold-out crowd at Variety Playhouse last Friday evening during the tour inamed after their latest EP, Funk Jesus - The Second Coming. 

[Interview] James McMurtry Knows How to Folk

[Interview] James McMurtry Knows How to Folk

Americana Music Award winning rock/folk artist James McMurtry talks his latest tour, songwriting, and gives us insight on what it takes to survive and thrive 30 years in the business.